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Places to eat in Peterborough

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“Vegetarian friendly, great staff and a great atmosphere!”

“Perfect place to spend an afternoon. Great food, drink and a really friendly staff.”

“The menu offered a very good choice - with something for everyone, including vegetarians and those with allergies.”

Places to eat in Peterborough…

When you are looking for places to eat in Peterborough, it is worth looking at some of the fine eateries in the smaller villages surrounding the town.

Here at the Chequered Skipper, we are close enough to Peterborough city centre to be within a short drive but tucked away in the beautiful Northamptonshire countryside.

You’ll find a warm welcome awaits, along with stunning village scenery and a traditional pub feel. We are always happy for families, groups of walkers, cyclists and dog owners to come on in to get a taste of our hospitality!

Don’t forget you can book your table directly with us or via our website!

Tasty starters and mains, freshly prepared
Dining with us menu
Juicy steak from the flame grill
Relaxing atmosphere to enjoy your meal

Peterborough Restaurants

Within a short distance of Peterborough, there are many options for getting a great meal. We are lucky enough to have a diverse range of cuisines on offer. Should you be looking for a traditional pub lunch or dinner with a modern culinary twist, the Chequered Skipper could be the perfect match. Our talented staff have a mouth-watering menu on offer which uses locally sourced ingredients wherever possible, along with exciting twists on the old pub staples. We understand the importance of serving up fresh and tasty food, which both comforts and excites our customers!

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Juicy scallops with crispy bacon
Fresh seafood lovingly prepared

Food and Drink in Peterborough

Of course, you might not want to have a full-blown meal when you come to visit us here at the Chequered Skipper – luckily, we are a traditional pub, offering a wide selection of drinks, from beers and lagers through to fine wines and cocktails. We update our wine list regularly and can offer our recommendations for wine pairings for your meal should you require a little guidance! Of course, we offer a great choice of non-alcoholic options too, including scrumptious coffees and teas. We stock a selection of soft drinks on tap, as well as a wide range of bottled soft drinks too.

Art on display in the dining room


“A lovely place for a double date. Relaxed atmosphere with friendly staff - food was delicious and there was also live music!”

“Very friendly lady who helped us with the gluten free options.”

“We keep on coming back to the Chequered Skipper, it’s such a unique and lovely location on Ashton Green.”