about us

The Axe & Compasses is a fantastic local pub & restaurant in the beautiful village of Aythorpe Roding,close to Chelmsford, Great Dunmow & Stansted Airport serving an array of cask ales, great wines & delicious, freshly cooked food.

Inside you’ll find a cosy, traditional interior with a buzzing bar & roaring fire or in the warmer months head to either of our large beer gardens for a spot of alfresco eating and drinking.

8. Fabulous countryside views
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7. Two open fire places for the colder months