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Foresters Arms

€€ - €€€, British,
Castle Road, Colchester CO1 1UW, England
+44 1206 542646
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good21%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible12%
Travellers talk about
“sunday roast” (6 reviews)
“lasagne” (3 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub
€€ - €€€
Castle Road, Colchester CO1 1UW, England
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1 - 10 of 47 reviews

Reviewed 5 August 2017

Met with my brother, nephew and son for a catch-up. We all had the roast beef and found it was the best roast beef we had had in a pub. The pub offers a good range of beers including a range from the Colchester Brewery....More

1  Thank Patrick M
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

Holly came out to tell us about her red curry special, so we ordered the special. Home made Thai red curry, with a salad on the side, I opted for chicken, there was also a vegetarian version. It was nice and spicy. What a treat...More

1  Thank Louise P
Reviewed 26 March 2017

Just dropped in for a quick pint before having a meal elsewhere. Barman saw me come in and walked away without saying a word. Beer ok, not badly priced. But the barman's demeanor has a lot to be desired. A word or two of advice:...More

Thank tonypcol
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

Been here a few times just for a drink. This time had the Sunday Roast. Wow - excellent food and great service. Served by Mick ( the owner ) and very friendly service. Fitted us in - even though they were fully booked. Food is...More

Thank Brent M
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

Today me and my husband visited our friends for dinner we had a table reserved for seven people and before we could even name our choice of meat for our Sunday roast we was asked to supply a credit card for down payment, our party...More

Thank faye w
Reviewed 11 February 2017

My husband and I met up with friends in this pub restaurant. The atmosphere was nice and the service was prompt, despite the pub being very busy at the time. I had a lovely jacket potato, although it wasn't very big. My husband had curry...More

Thank chamonix44
Reviewed 16 October 2016

We are a party of 7 walkers that organise a walk and a Sunday lunch in the Colchester and wider area every two months . We booked the Foresters Arms as it was on our route and were not disappointed . Everything was freshly cooked...More

Thank sssdj
Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

Just splendid - food good - the lasagne was sublime and the burger very satisfying... company ?? ... excellent !! We shall definitely return

Thank Rachel E
Reviewed 9 August 2016

We wentbas a couple to have beer and meeting friends, landlord was great, staff were good and the quality of beer on offer was very good. we didnt eat but the menu looked fresh and well covered for all. we shall use again.

Thank MrSnod
Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

Called in for lunch during watching cricket at castle park. Excellent food hand cooked by the lovely lulu. I saw a few others who had come up for lunch, definitely the best choice. Recommend coming for lulu's menu Tuesday to Saturday

Thank Steve P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, British, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Castle Road, Colchester CO1 1UW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Colchester
  • Phone Number: +44 1206 542646
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