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Village cricket, famously the hub of an English rural community, The Cricketers lives up to its namesake. Steeped in a history of family, fine food and exceptional hospitality we look forward to introducing you to our newly refurbished interiors.

The bar and dining areas have been sympathetically updated, reimagined spaces, inspired by the original 16th century fabric of the building. Brickwork and beams complimented by copper, wood paneling and gentle colours and textures, Our bedrooms, also refreshed, bringing the Essex countryside, inside with floral and botanical inspired fabrics, papers and paints.

Our kitchen is committed to sourcing the best ingredients the region has to offer, championing local food producers and their products,  game, fish and meat, cheese, leaves and vegetables. Our regularly changing menus are inspired by season, taste and texture as well as occasion and appetite! 



  • Cooked Breakfast
  • Evening meals
  • Licenced (table or bar)
  • Restaurant open to non-residents
  • Snacks/afternoon tea
  • Special diets available
  • Vegetarian diet available


  • Children welcome

Leisure Facilities

  • Free WIFI


  • EV Charging
  • Free Parking
  • Free Parking on Site

Property Facilities

  • Dogs Accepted

Map & Directions

Road Directions

The Cricketers is located on the B1038

Public Transport Directions

Railway stations are Newport 3.6 miles and Audley End 6.6 miles away where taxis are available.

The Cricketers

Type:Restaurant with Rooms

Wicken Road, Clavering, Saffron Walden, Essex, CB11 4QT

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Tel01799 550442

Opening Times

Open New Year

Our pub is open seven days a week
11:00am -11:00pm

Please note, our latest check in time for our rooms is 10pm.

Monday to Friday
Breakfast: 7am – 9:30am (Stays Only)
Lunch: 12pm – 14:30pm
Dinner: 6pm – 9pm

Breakfast 8am – 10am (Stays Only)
Lunch 12pm – 14:30pm
Dinner: 6pm – 9pm

Breakfast 8am – 10am (Stays Only)
Sunday menu 12pm - 7.45pm

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