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The Maypole Messing Road | Colchester, Essex UK, Tiptree CO5 0ES, England
+44 1621 815326
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good20%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible10%
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“duck” (3 reviews)
“rice” (2 reviews)
“sunday buffet” (10 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian, Thai
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The Maypole Messing Road | Colchester, Essex UK, Tiptree CO5 0ES, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

One of the best we've been to in ages, the hospitality was Brilliant the Service was Fantastic, the Management and staff made us felt welcome. And as for the food well if you want Quality big portion and Suppurb food this is the place to...More

1  Thank don g
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have been going to The Maypole for years and the service is always great. The food is consistently great quality.

1  Thank hsmith27
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Excellent food, friendly service. Good size portions, reasonable price. Food was delivered promptly and owner came to speak to us to ensure everything was good Would highly recommend

1  Thank John M
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

We always enjoy the Thai takeaway from the Maypole great taste. Very friendly welcome. Nice restaurant too but only eaten in once. Try it.

1  Thank Martin S
Reviewed 13 July 2017

The food is actually very good here and the family work hard to offer a friendly and efficient service. The decor is quirky (no need to dress up) but that is part of its charm. We have eaten here many times over many years and...More

1  Thank elainew508
Reviewed 29 May 2017

Food is generally ok and the service is always with a smile but it's massively over priced. £85 for two adults and two young children, all of whom walked out still hungry. Receipts all done in Chinese so hard to know what you're being charged...More

Thank swanny3232
Reviewed 22 May 2017

My mum and I stopped here after breaking down on our way home. I just wanted to say THANK YOU to the lady and gentleman who were so lovely to us. Despite us arriving when the restaurant normally closes, they were so hospitable and let...More

1  Thank Ellie G
Reviewed 14 May 2017

the food was very nice but over all for the price of food was not really worth it when we went there we were the only 2 people in there sunday lunch time . was not happy when we found out that you were paying...More

Thank Christina H
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

What a friendly amazing place to eat. Nothing too difficult for them to do for you. Will definitely go there again and I have told so many of my friends about this restaurant . They should have been rated five stars. I know one or...More

Thank Judy B
Reviewed 2 March 2017

We visited for the first and probably last time for Sunday buffet. Once seated waited ages to be served although Ken and his staff are friendly and service was okay once you got their attention. It wasnt busy only three other tables. Food was okay...More

Thank 4kazza
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Maypole Messing Road | Colchester, Essex UK, Tiptree CO5 0ES, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Tiptree
  • Phone Number: +44 1621 815326
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