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Alma Arms

) #1 of 1 Restaurants in Navestock €€ - €€€ , British,
Horseman Side, Navestock CM14 5ST, England
+44 1277 372629
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good21%
  • Average10%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible26%
Travellers talk about
“steak pie” (26 reviews)
“pies” (14 reviews)
Open Now
17:30 - 22:30All hours
Bar, British, Pub
€€ - €€€
Horseman Side, Navestock CM14 5ST, England
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1 - 10 of 205 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

Went today with a friend after a few years . Meals we're just ok but expensive for what you got. Ordered banana split and knickerbocker glory, well......... The split was banana ice cream squirty cream and cheap red sauce, it was awful beware there are...More

Thank Will S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went there today after a good walk in the forest. We both had their famous steak pie and were not disappointed. It was excellent! Service was very good and the meal arrived quickly. The plate was nice and hot and so was the food. Very...More

Thank sunseeker7177
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

4 of us had a Saturday lunch that was very good. The Parking is ample and being on a Saturday lunchtime the restaurant was not too crowded. The only complaint was the portions were too large and we could not eat of the food served.

Thank Norman N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have been to this pub many times before and had good value, good food. It seems to have steadily got worse over the last two years to point where I felt compelled to leave a poor review. We got to the pub where two...More

Thank citori
Reviewed 15 July 2017

Had not been here for a while so went for Sunday lunch with some family members but the bar area looked quite scruffy and untidy. We have nearly always had a good meal here and enjoyed their meat pies with shortcrust pastry that are quite...More

1  Thank OllieLady
Reviewed 11 July 2017

We visited for a family meal and can honestly say never again. I ordered brushetta as a starter, I got half a baguette buttered with a handful of olives some squares of feta and some chopped tomatoes balanced on it. The main was a seafood...More

Thank selenacuk
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

We called in here yesterday evening for a bite to eat . I would normally have gone for the steak pie which is excellent but as it was a very hot evening I thought I would try the Cumberland sausage ploughmans . Oh dear what...More

Thank Roger G
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

Have been before and really enjoyed, however lunch last week was disappointing. 45 minute wait was longer than expected with big gaps in food service. My sausage and eggs came out with solid eggs and cold chips, my husbands panini was made with a stale...More

1  Thank LadyLisa_x
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

Absolutely disgusting - brought my sister out to celebrate her having her first newborn baby; table of 7 people turned away all because of her 5 day old baby asleep in his pram! Disgusting, and extremely ashamed, we are in 2017, it's Sunday afternoon and...More

1  Thank Jamie S
Reviewed 31 May 2017

As soon as the pub opened at 5.30 pm, there were customers waiting to go in for some liquid refreshment in the smaller of the two bars. Soon there were pensioners sitting down in the larger bar, eagerly anticipating the 6pm start of food service....More

Thank dianella28
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29 November 2015|
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Response from Margaret G | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure if they do gift cards but I am sure if you called them they would try to oblige
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$15
Bar, British, Pub
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 15:30
17:30 - 22:30
11:00 - 15:30
17:30 - 22:30
11:00 - 15:30
17:30 - 22:30
11:00 - 15:30
17:30 - 23:00
11:00 - 15:30
17:30 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Horseman Side, Navestock CM14 5ST, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Borough of Brentwood  >  Navestock
  • Phone Number: +44 1277 372629
The Alma Arms has been serving good value meals and snacks since 1970. You won't get restaurant service here as we like to remain a pub at heart serving local brews and quality wines but we pride ourselves on quality, affordable home cooked meals lunchtimes and evenings. Our chefs cook daily in house 7 days a week using only freshly sourced ingredients. We serve a five choice 2 course menu at just £9.95 And "Any pie and a pint" for just £10.95 Served 7 days. Our daily specials board includes "Catch of the day" and our old favourites such as our famous family recipe steak pie is always available as well as a selection of Grills ,various curries, pastas ,salads and snacks. We have a full menu takeaway service always available. We specialise in last minute large party bookings and can cater for up to 40 covers in our light spacious conservatory. We regret no persons under 16 years allowed
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