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Monkey Puzzle

The Monkey Puzzle Leatherhead Road, Chessington KT9 2NE, England
+44 1372 744060
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good27%
  • Average17%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible21%
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British, Steakhouse, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
The Monkey Puzzle Leatherhead Road, Chessington KT9 2NE, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Went here as part of a family party, The venue itself is the best feature of the place and deserves a special mention. However, the food quality (can't speak for the whole party) I found well below par and you could by supermarket chilled food...More

Thank thewanderer2016
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The service at the restaurant and bar was not very good,people looking busy but ignoring you as you waited to be served.The food was very nice try the rib eye is was cooked to perfection.

Thank 364steve
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed at the Premier Inn next door and had a pre planned breakfast and then an impromptu dinner at Monkeypuzzle. The breakfast was lovely. Cooked to order with plenty of variety in the continental section. Dinner was scrummy. We ordered off of the saver...More

Thank fadingtan
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited here after staying next door at premier inn. We were after some good food and drinks and we did get it eventually. Service is very slow, it seemed to be one man running around doing everything. When we got our food is was...More

Thank gemmalouu
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

No bitter beers in the bar, told 'this is your table, but you need to go by 9-30 as the waitress is finishing then' (this was at 8 o'clock & there were 8 people). No corkscrew for the wine, hands all over the beer glasses,...More

Thank jennyc16
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After a day out at Chessington, we needed food and after passing it earlier in the day, the Monkey Puzzle seemed just the ticket. The service was very good and the quality of the food equally so. Being sat near the kitchen left us a...More

1  Thank EddieJ84
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very nice meal and excellent service received from David. Surroundings in restaurant good but felt as if we were in a kids play area. Children were continually running up and down stairs and along the upper balcony, then back down again. This continued throughout our...More

Thank Tricia908
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As the title suggests, we meet once a year. And decided to make a booking for lunch. On reading some recent reviews, wondered if I had done the right thing because they were not very favourable. I am pleased to say that we had a...More

Thank Robert C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited here on a Friday around 6pm as we had been in chessington for the day and didn't fancy eating in the hotel restaurant. After a lot of faffing around with the computer to fit us in to a visibly quiet restaurant, we were seated...More

Thank Lizzybeth1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Waited over 5 mins to be seated despite staff seeing us waiting, with no gracious apology to advise they would be with us in a minute. Seated and served drinks and order taken relatively quickly, but should of really given up after waiting to be...More

Thank nicole_spoilt
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Sarah D
29 July 2016|
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Response from Bonnie P | Reviewed this property |
IT has a fairly large car park.
23 March 2015|
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Response from Wombl | Reviewed this property |
I did get a response to negative feedback. But not on trip advisor. I filled in a feedback online form. I got a reply and a voucher, which I have used in another of their restaurants.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
07:00 - 22:30
06:30 - 23:00
06:30 - 23:00
06:30 - 23:00
06:30 - 23:00
06:30 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Monkey Puzzle Leatherhead Road, Chessington KT9 2NE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Surrey  >  Chessington
  • Phone Number: +44 1372 744060
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