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The Cricketers Arms

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Penny Royal Road | Danbury, Chelmsford CM3 4ED, England
+44 1245 222022
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good39%
  • Average11%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible7%
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Bar, British, Pub
££ - £££
Penny Royal Road | Danbury, Chelmsford CM3 4ED, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Always a very warm welcome from Kay and Ade, the landlords and staff. Eaten here lots of times and the home cooked food is always wonderful. Can't recommend The Cricketers enough.

Thank Julie B
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

Really nice country pub Stopped off for their roast beef Sunday lunch Reasonable tasty food. Dog friendly side bar old weatherboarding building. Real ale. Home made desserts.

Thank Qixu
Reviewed 15 October 2017

Slow service, bar lady not overly welcoming. Apart from that, the place is clean and tidy and food reasonably priced (but the scampi and chips were a bit over-done and meagre in number). The drinks were OK, and reasonably priced.

Thank Gracie02
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Having checked the website in advance to ensure that the pub was open on Mondays, I walked two hours there only to discover that it was closed (despite a notice on the door confirming the advertised opening hours). The pub was deserted. No staff cars...More

1  Thank Allectus
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

We have often walked past this pub on country walks around the area and decided today was the day to visit the Cricketers Arms. We got a friendly welcome and chose a table near the bar, although busy there were still tables available both inside...More

Thank ghockley1981
Reviewed 22 July 2017

My 70 year old mother and friends visited the cricketers recently and unfortunately it is unlikely my mother will visit again. Only positive that can be given is that the food was good and apparently home cooked. Sadly that is where the positive ends. Having...More

1  Thank Miracle2013
Reviewed 12 July 2017

A nice old English pub, full of character, with a nice relaxed atmosphere. Good food, great beer, and excellent service.

Thank phil k
Reviewed 28 May 2017

Found this place by chance on a Sunday lunchtime. Excellent simple food and good beer. Well worth a vist.

Thank P002m
Reviewed 18 April 2017

I have not been to the Cricketers for about 40 years, not a lot has changed in this nice country pub, except they now sell food. I went for a boys` lunch and a pint or two. There was a nice cheery welcome from mein...More

Thank peebee43
Reviewed 31 January 2017 via mobile

Walking with family and grandchildren. Ended with lunch. Great service from switched on staff . Dining room attractive with fresh flowers.Food fresh well presented. Timely served and excellent. Deserts as always home made and delicious. Thanks , we will be back very soon

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, British, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Penny Royal Road | Danbury, Chelmsford CM3 4ED, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Chelmsford
  • Phone Number: +44 1245 222022
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