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The Stag

Brentwood Road, Chipping Ongar, Ongar CM5 9DH, England
+44 1277 362598
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good42%
  • Average18%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (9 reviews)
“beer garden” (3 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 11:00 PMAll hours
Bar, British, Pub
$$ - $$$
Brentwood Road, Chipping Ongar, Ongar CM5 9DH, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a great meal in the stag on tues night nice selection of starters . I had sirloin steak my wife had mussels both were very nice very friendly landlady made us feel very welcome nice clean and bright pub looking forward to going back...More

Thank Sharnett
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As I am now on my own (Wife died) I have been to the stag twice for lunch. This time I had home made phesant pie. Supberb.The food is very good.The cost is reasonable. Staff very friendly and willing to do whatever you wish. Hve...More

Thank maurice c
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Visited here for a meal out. The menu looked promising at first glance - quite limited but this is often a sign of high quality food to come. Sadly this was not the case. We ordered the whitebait and the breaded Camembert to start but...More

1  Thank Coopscoop2
Reviewed 18 July 2017

Owner serving behind bar but didn't offer any welcome or conversation to new customers. Waitress slightly more friendly. Successful refurbishment with tasty food.

Thank stopandgo123
Reviewed 8 April 2017

Lovely food at this pub, great park in the beer garden for kids, and great service. All reasonably priced

Thank alisonbutton33
Reviewed 17 February 2017

A real log fire on a chilly day is always a plus in my book and we received a warm welcome from the lady behind he bar. We ordered a vegetable lasagna and a chicken panini that came with a small salad and chips. The...More

1  Thank paulF5692MX
Reviewed 4 January 2017

We stop of for a quick bite the food was good but it was cold inside the pub there were quite a few people in and they do offers for pensioners at lunch time

Thank P0rkie
Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

Always good pub food, good hearty portions a nice environment lots of parking and large garden for the kids, nice mix of ales and beers def worth a visit, Sunday lunch is good and probably best value in Ongar

1  Thank Danny H
Reviewed 21 November 2016

We have visited many years ago & thought we would give it another try. My mum had lasagna. The first one was cold in the middle. We returned it for another one but this time it was incredible oily & over done. The veg was...More

Thank Samuel C
Reviewed 21 November 2016

The weather was appalling with rain bucketing down. Walking through the door of The Stag was like walking into an oasis of warmth with a beaming smile from the barmaid. We ordered lamb shank and a vegetable lasagne. The lasagne came with a bowl of...More

2  Thank paulF5692MX
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, British, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
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Open Hours
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Brentwood Road, Chipping Ongar, Ongar CM5 9DH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Ongar  >  Chipping Ongar
  • Phone Number: +44 1277 362598
Country pub on the A128 Brentwood-Ongar Road, Ongar, Essex.
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