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The Whitmore Arms

€€ - €€€, British,
Rectory Road, Orsett, Thurrock RM16 3LB, England
+44 1375 891259
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“banoffee” (5 reviews)
“roast beef” (7 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Rectory Road, Orsett, Thurrock RM16 3LB, England
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Reviewed yesterday

OMG. Without doubt the best meal I have ever eaten at The Whitmore, the four of us had Chateaubriand everything about it was fantastic steak cooked perfectly, fat chips to die for and the sauce was made for the Gods. Why cant more pubs and...More

2  Thank lordtoad2018
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Visited whitemore arms for family dinner. Specials menu had so many nice things to choose from will have to go back to try more. Food tasted amazing and presentation excellent. Service was excellent especially when there were lots of us. Will definitely be back.

1  Thank holiday456475464
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We have just had a fabulous birthday dinner at The Whitmore Arms this evening. The food was so delicious, served hot and lots of it. The service was great, the staff were so attentive and friendly but not over bearing. We have been to The...More

1  Thank sandraconnington
Reviewed 4 days ago

One of our favourite restaurants, great food and excellent service, we have been here as a family and just as a couple and have not been disappointed at all, it can be a bit noisy at times, as when it is full of customers the...More

1  Thank keith h
Reviewed 5 days ago

Just stopped here on our way to a Sunday cricket match. Was very quiet service was very good. sun was out.

1  Thank miak196900
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our party of 13 plus a baby to celebrate our mums birthday - lovely Sunday roast, plenty on our plates & everyone enjoyed their meal. The staff were great, especially Max!

1  Thank jillkirby81
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited for Sunday lunch with friends. A very popular place, but based on our experience I have great trouble understanding why. We all ordered the three course roast special. Meat was of very poor quality, my beef was tasteless and dry. Other courses were mediocre....More

Thank rwlid
WhitmoreArms, Owner at The Whitmore Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to visit us and to also post a review. We value all feedback regardless of whether it is positive or negative. All of our meats are locally sourced so we are very disappointed to read that you felt it...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very nice roast lunch with family . Nine of us in party and baby in high chair, all staff very friendly and helpful, excellent amount of food , very tasty and very reasonable price . Not the quickest service but restaurant busy and in any...More

Thank Sandra G
WhitmoreArms, Owner at The Whitmore Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

It was a pleasure to welcome you all here and it was lovely to read that we you felt relaxed. Our team do strive to offer a relaxing and pleasurable experience for our customers. Our chefs will be very pleased to read that you found...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had not been back for a few years but was looking forward to a nice meal with friends, however two of us had skate and it was horrid so oily and the batter was burnt, the chips which I always loved were left, we...More

Thank Kerrylynn186338
WhitmoreArms, Owner at The Whitmore Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to post a review as we value all feedback regardless of whether it is positive or negative. We do apologise if our level of service was not of our usual standard. If we were made aware during check back...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Couldn’t be bothered to cook tonight. Popped into the Whitmore, luckily they had a table spare. We had the pork fillet off the specials menu and a steak! Wow how impressive were they both!! The pork in particular was delightful, fell apart and so tasty....More

2  Thank pritches
WhitmoreArms, Owner at The Whitmore Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for considering The Whitmore and allowing us to remove the pressure of cooking yourself. It was lovely to welcome you again and hope you visit sometime soon. Kind Regards Victoria Steadman

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12 September 2016|
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Response from shebilly | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I don't have the answer to you question. The best thing to do is call The Whitmore Arms, and ask them yourself. Good luck.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rectory Road, Orsett, Thurrock RM16 3LB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Thurrock  >  Orsett
  • Phone Number: +44 1375 891259
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