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The Mistley Thorn

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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
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Reviewed 11 March 2017

We visited the restaurant in February and felt a little forgotten. Our dinner plates where left in front of us for at least a quarter of an hour. We waited for our dessert menu.....members of staff went home........ Still, never mind, one unlucky day I guess. Well here we are again this month. The wine we ordered was different to...

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Ipswich, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 March 2017

We had a lovely breakfast at the Mistley Thorn on Sunday morning. We appreciated having locally sourced, freshly cooked food with good quality tea and sauces. The staff were friendly and professional. The bar area and restaurant were clean, modern and inviting. We can recommend the eggs benedict! The hotel and restaurant are dog-friendly with some advanced warning and I...

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Thank Echoklima
Chesapeake, VA
Reviewed 18 February 2017

We had the privilege of staying a week at the Mistley Thorn. The accommodations were well done, with good attention paid to some of the finer points, like bedding, coffee, tea and toiletries. The shower was very powerful! We stayed in the Little Thorn Cottage, which was perfect for an extended stay, and chose the dinner package. The meals in...

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Thank Hokietraveller
Antwerp, Belgium
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

One of our favorite stops for a lovely diner before we take the Ferry Harwich to Hoek of Holland. Because the Ferry leaves late, there is plenty of Time to enjoy an superb Meal. The Staff is very friendly and remembers you when you revisit.

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Reviewed 8 February 2017

Great little restaurant for lunch didn't book but the waiter found room for me as I wasn't going to be long the right answer for once ? Very pleased with the service and staff shall come again Mistley is worth a visit if you find yourself near try the chili enthused vodka / bloody Mary , well worth it good...

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Thank toby975
Gloucester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 February 2017

We had a fabulous meal here. The food was fantastic and the service couldn't be better. The staff were very attentive and nothing was too much trouble. They were not over attentive. We look forward to going back.

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 February 2017

We stayed for 1 night on a Dinner, Bed and Breakfast deal and were very impressed by the service, food, and bedroom itself. A warm, friendly welcome and great service throughout our stay. A comfortable, characterful and nicely decorated bedroom. And a delicious dinner and breakfast. Mistley itself is a great setting and we had a lovely view of the...

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Thank SMcC333
Crawley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 January 2017

What a gem of hotel, this hotel was fantastic and couldn't be faulted, everything was of the highest quality, from the linen, towels, robes and the bed was huge and sooo comfortable, a great nights sleep was had by both my husband and I, we stayed here for a couple of nights and I wished it could have been longer,...

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Thank Barbara S
Woodbridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 January 2017

My Partner's son unexpected arrived on a Saturday, a vegan so where could we go for a nice lunch ? A quick phone call to the Mistley Thorn confirmed that they could rustle up a vegan dish for him. We arrived and he was presented with a proper menu of vegan dishes, two starters, two mains and I think three...

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Thank Artisan17
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 January 2017

Stayed here over the Christmas break as this is very near to the family. Had a very pleasant three nights, Christmas Eve to the day after Boxing Day. Placed was closed up on Christmas day but stuff was left for breakfast. A comfortable, well appointed and clean room with views over the estuary to watch the flocks of birds wheel...

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Food & drink at the hotel
The Mistley Thorn Restaurant
The Mistley Thorn Restaurant
Cuisines: Mediterranean, British, Seafood, European
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Mistley Thorn is located in the centre of the historic coastal village of Mistley and is two minutes walk from Mistley station, which has direct services to Colchester, Harwich and London Liverpool Street. Built as a coaching inn circa 1723, The Mistley Thorn offers award-winning dining and accommodation in tastefully designed surroundings opposite the River Stour. American born executive chef Sherri Singleton has developed a menu using the best of the area’s seasonal produce. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Mistley Thorn

Address: High Street, Mistley CO11 1HE, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Essex > Mistley
Price Range: €115 - €200 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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“Excellent food and staff”
glenns654, 23 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Room 11 was lovely in the top of the house not for tall people.”
maryr517, 15 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Get room 2 and pay the extra”
nickrutter2016, 26 Mar 2017 | Read review
“All rooms good river view rooms excellent”
JimandLynda, 22 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Sounds obvious, but those near the front of the hotel.It's an old building so you may get a bit of creaking”
johnpM5894NT, 18 Mar 2017 | Read review
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