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The Crooked Billet

Bar, British, Pub
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Crooked Billet Sheepridge Lane, Little Marlow SL7 3SG, England
+44 1628 521216
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
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London, United Kingdom
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100 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

whent here in the week with friends. had a few bottles of beer as I wasn't driving. The Crooked Billet is a traditional old village pub. With low ceilings Oak beams and brass everywhere. as we went in we was greeted by a lovely lady behind the bar. we didn't eat there but I understand they do serve good food.... More 

Thank taz112m
High Wycombe, United Kingdom
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32 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 November 2016

Sunday lunch was to a good standard, the pub is cosy and the staff friendly. The terraced garden is very pretty with nice hanging baskets. Lunch was very good value and the pub has good beer. Well worth a visit.

Thank trevorbphotography
Beaconsfield, United Kingdom
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115 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

Was lovely sitting outside in the sun with the views. They put an enormous amount of time into the garden, all the baskets look wonderful. Lunch we ordered salads and sandwiches all reasonable priced and a good size. We will be going back again.

Thank MaryP0ppin5
Marlow, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 September 2016

Having just read the review of the Crooked Billet by Mr Fenton in August I strongly disagree with his comments regarding the "frozen fish". I happened to be at the bar when Mr Fenton complained about his fish. He had already eaten over three quarters of the fish and was complaining about a little bit of the tail that he... More 

1 Thank Chris M
Beaconsfield, United Kingdom
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35 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 August 2016

We have often gone here for a Sunday lunch. It has always been friendly and quite pleasant. There now seems to be a new male barman who is certinaly not too friendly. When I rang to enquire about booking a table he was rude on the phone. In the pub both times we have visited since he is surly and... More 

2 Thank carol t
Princes Risborough, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2016

The setting of this pub, just on the Chiltern Way could not be better. The building is cute, and old, and the garden is spectacular. We found the food to be average to below average (the ploughmans was pathetic). What really spoilt this impromtu lunch out was the landlady, she could not have been more miserable if she had tried.... More 

1 Thank JeanofSpeen
Greater London, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 August 2016

We stopped off at this gorgeous little pub to try it out. We often visit Marlow and sample the pubs. This one looked a real gem. The front garden was festooned with flowers, and the oak beamed pub was just gorgeous. But.........we had fish and chips and our fish was cooked at one end, uncooked at the other (see other... More 

Thank 1962Healey
Palma de Mallorca, Spain
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315 reviews
170 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 June 2016 via mobile

A nice little gaff serving good food and fine beer with a loverly garden area . The place is run by a strange but oddly likeable fellow by the name of William Greenberg , Sir William , to give him his proper title , is a renowned and very heavy gambler and tipster who has often been known to bet... More 

1 Thank sirpike
Cookham, England, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 June 2016

We often stop here for lunch, the food is excellent, and service is great. It is a beautiful old country pub and the garden is beautiful so well looked after the plants are so pretty, and a lovely place to sit and enjoy a drink on a hot summers day.

Thank Jackie J
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 April 2016 via mobile

We were walking the Chiltern way and stopped here for lunch. The surroundings are excellent. Lovely old fashioned building. Lots of atmosphere. We both had fish and chips. Unfortunately one portion was cold in the centre and not cooked. Fish was raw in the centre. Told the lady in charge and she could see it wasn't cooked. Very little reaction.... More 

1 Thank George298

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, British, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Crooked Billet Sheepridge Lane, Little Marlow SL7 3SG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Buckinghamshire  >  Little Marlow
  • Phone Number: +44 1628 521216

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