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Stratford Road, Dedham, Colchester CO7 6HW, England
+44 1206 322795
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good32%
  • Average17%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible2%
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“duck tacos” (22 reviews)
“cheeseburger” (10 reviews)
“no booking” (18 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Stratford Road, Dedham, Colchester CO7 6HW, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Relaxed location, busy Sunday evening so service a bit casual but meal excellent Menu choice good, guest beers interesting

Thank Robert D
Reviewed 1 week ago

We dined at Milsoms late on a sunny Sunday afternoon following a lovely walk from Flatford to Dedham. We were a party of four and had our two dogs with us - I double checked that dogs were welcome before we went there. They are...More

Thank mrsje
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very much enjoyed my evening dining, very nice food, nicely presented and great tasting. Small restaurant area however this adds to the great atmosphere of the place. Highly recommend a evening dining!

Thank Reginald W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely restaurant. The food and service isn't always perfect but the location is so lovely that it doesn't seem to matter.

Thank estelle b
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Cannot comment on the rooms but the restaurant food was enjoyable. We thought we would try it for our anniversary meal as we live fairly local. It was a bit too noisy for us but we managed to find a table in the corner which...More

Thank EssexJax
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went to the Milsoms in Dedham on my wedding anniversary with my wife. The place is absolutely picturesque and gives you a feel that you have turned up back in time. Gorgeous building and a great waiting area where we waited to be seated at...More

Thank debrancherenzym
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely hotel but in need of a deep clean. Check in to room and wasn't clean so Return to receptions and she apologised and said she get someone in there which she did but still didn't get ride of the bad smell. Restaurant was a...More

Thank katieandmatty
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

Been here several times now with clients for lunch. Food always been great and so has the service. Gardens look nice for the summer

Thank spb180279
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

Really nice place to go. The staff were lovely and the food was really tasty. The prices were quite high for each meal, but the portions were quite big and again they did taste lovely so it was worth it. The only thing I felt...More

Thank MDahl123
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

This was the first time visiting Milsoms for me and my husband. We went on a Sunday afternoon which also happened to be a really hot day, but did manage to get a table outside straight away. After being seated we were told how to...More

Thank Vicki W
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Derek K
Can I buy vouchers to give as a present for a friend
28 December 2016|
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Response from Wendy T | Reviewed this property |
Yes definitely you can do this via the website or just give them a call.
Derek K
Can I buy vouchers to give as a present?
28 December 2016|
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Steve F
which room would you recommend, for a couple who want unusual, and would like double bed ?
8 January 2015|
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Response from milsoms2001 | Property representative |
Hello. Our loft room is the most unusual, up it's own flight of stairs but there is a height restriction so just be careful f you are tall. None of our rooms have Jacuzzi's I'm afraid, maybe you are thinking of our sister... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Stratford Road, Dedham, Colchester CO7 6HW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Colchester  >  Dedham
  • Phone Number: +44 1206 322795
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Please note that we do not reply to reviews posted here. Please contact us directly if you would like to discuss your meal. At milsoms, guests enjoy 'global' cuisine, with our chefs taking influences from all over the world, as well as daily specials that take full advantage of the local, seasonal produce available throughout the year.Guests can dine inside in the two-tiered restaurant or outside on the terrace. Covered with a gigantic 'sail' with super efficient heaters, the terrace is very much an extension to the dining area. With the added dimension of the stunning gardens, outside dining at milsoms is a reality for most of the year. And, of course, the younger members of the team aren't left out at milsoms - a specially designed kids menu is available all day as