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Hale Common, Arreton,
Isle of Wight, PO30 3AR
01983 865254


Open from 10AM every day for Breakfast,
Main Menu from 12PM
Mon to Sat - 10.00 to 21.30
Sun - 10.00 to 21.00


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  1. Car Boot Sale
    24 Apr, 2017
    Car Boot Sale
    Starting next Monday 30th April (fingers crossed for some lovely Bank Holiday sunshiiiine 
  2. British Pie Week
    05 Mar, 2017
    British Pie Week
    We are busy mixing the gravy, rolling out the pastry and planning some fantastic pie fillings for British Pie Week.... Join us throughout this week as we celebrate with some delicious homemade pies!  Follow us on Facebook to updates -
  3. Valentine's
    23 Jan, 2017
    From the 11th February through to the special night on the 14th, we have created a very special Valentine's Menu just for you and your special love.  Begin your celebration with a choice of tempting starters such as Baked Tiger Prawns or Pan Fried Asparagus, followed by a tasty Seafood Mixed Grill or delicious KempHill Farm Sirloin Steak topped off with decadent Red Velvet Cake or Mango and Passion Fruit here to see the whole menu!
  4. Fawlty Towers at The Chequers Inn
    05 Jan, 2017
    Fawlty Towers at The Chequers Inn
    THE FAWLTY TOWERS SHOW AT THE CHEQUERS INN   A piece of professional comedy theatre where you as a diner will also be part of the audience in our restaurant, hosted for the evening by Basil, Sybil and Manuel. The Chef's drunk, there's a rat on the loose, the health inspector is on his way and a gnome has turned up in the restaurant. Basil only manages to make things worse, Sybil has been hitting the brandy and Manuel is.........well, he's just Manuel! Fire drills, Germans, kippers and
  5. Christmas Opening Hours
    08 Dec, 2016
    Christmas Opening Hours
    Christmas Eve - Breakfast from 10am, Main Menu & Specials 12pm to 9pm Christmas Day - CLOSED Boxing Day - Breakfast from 10am, Main Menu & Specials 12pm to 6pm (CLOSE AT 8pm) 27th,28th,29th & 30th December - Normal Hours New Years Eve - Breakfast from 10am, Main Menu & Specials 12pm to 9pm (CLOSE AT 10.30pm) New Years Day - Breakfast from 10am, Main Menu & Specials 12pm to 9pm
  6. The Chequers Inn, Rookley
    30 Nov, 2016
    The Chequers Inn, Rookley
    Some exciting news - we have a sister pub! As of the 1st December Sam and Donna Shaw will also be the proud new owners of The Chequers Inn, Rookley. Sam and Donna said “We are thrilled to have acquired another prestigious pub. Sue and Richard Holmes have established The Chequers as a truly fantastic venue and this acquisition provides the coming together of two like-minded businesses.” After 27 years at the helm, Richard, Sue, Mark and Sarah Holmes are now pleased to hand over to Sam and
  7. Macmillan Coffee Morning - 8th October
    06 Oct, 2016
    Macmillan Coffee Morning - 8th October
    Our fab Commis Chef Becky is holding a coffee morning in aid of Macmillan Cancer Support this coming Saturday 8th October from 10 til 12. So if you like coffee and love cake, then please pop in and show your support to this great cause!
  8. Car Boot Sale at The Fighting Cocks
    25 Sep, 2016
    Our Last Monday Car Boot Sale of the Year
    It's our last Car Boot Sale of the year this Monday the 26th. It has been a great success, a big thank you to everyone who came to sell and have a browse (especially our lovely regulars) and we hope to see you again when it returns next May. So, for the last time, the field opens to buyers at 18.15 and sellers can arrive and setup from 17.30 - sellers entry fee is only £3! As long as the weather is kind to us, we hope to see you there :)
  9. Christmas at The Fighting Cocks
    20 Sep, 2016
    Christmas at The Fighting Cocks
    It’s never too early to start planning your perfect Christmas. A room full of family, friends and laughter? A crackling log fire, twinkling fairy lights and delicious food and drink? It's all here for you at The Fighting Cocks. Our carefully selected festive menu combines a generous mix of fantastic seasonal ingredients and hearty winter favourites. We are now taking bookings from the 28th November through to Christmas Eve, visit our Christmas page for more details.
  10. Bloomin' Marvellous!
    06 Sep, 2016
    Bloomin' Marvellous!
    Today was the announcement of the winners in this year's Wight in Bloom competition and we are delighted to announce that we are a winner of this prestigious award! We attended Northwood House today for the ceremony hosted by its patron Alan Titchmarsh to collect our award for 'Best Commercial Garden 2016'. We are chuffed to have won and will proudly display our certificate next to our Best Isle of Wight Pub award!
  11. The Island's Biggest Bounciest Event!
    16 Aug, 2016
    The Island's Biggest Bounciest Event!
    Our good friends at Isle Bounce will be taking over our Helipad field for the day on Wednesday 31st August. In possibly the first event of it's kind on the Island, they will be filling our field with all kinds of bouncy castles and inflatable slides! Burgers, hot dogs, a hog roast and hot/cold drink will also be available onsite, visit their Facebook Page here for more info!
  12. The Fighting Cocks shortlisted for Wight in Bloom
    06 Aug, 2016
    Wight In Bloom
    Fresh from our recent success at the Pub & Bar Awards we are delighted to find out that we are in the running for another award!