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Orange Tree, Greene King

Cressing Road, Braintree CM7 3PH, England
+44 1376 344013
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Overview
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“burger” (4 reviews)
“the pub” (10 reviews)
“pre match” (2 reviews)
Opens in 21 min
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British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Cressing Road, Braintree CM7 3PH, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Always very friendly and efficient, wonderful drinks and food is always yummy. They have good recommendations for new drinks and is great for a tipple! Sarah is always friendly !

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Blueberrymuff123
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Tracy’s customer service is out of this world, I always feel very welcome and waited on very well Xox

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Nicole H
Reviewed 6 November 2018

I visited this pub again and in the last 2 years it has vastly improved . It was much brighter and cleaner, there were lots of families eating in there. Staff were efficient and helpful, food was good and reasonably priced

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Tracy D
sarahwJ9949YQ, General Manager at Orange Tree, Greene King, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Tracy Many thanks for taking the time to give us your feedback we love to hear what our guests think. I was pleased to hear you enjoyed your recent visit and hope it's not another 2 years before we see you again. Regards Sarah

Reviewed 30 October 2018 via mobile

When i first started to go to the orange tree was with a group of my work colleagues on a Friday during our lunch break, before I started working at my company my work colleagues had been going there solidly every Friday for the best...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Kayleigh S
sarahwJ9949YQ, General Manager at Orange Tree, Greene King, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Kayleigh First of all let me apologise again for your awful experience here with us. Since receiving your feedback I have been working very hard with the team to ensure that nobody else has an experience like that with us. I hope that you...More

Reviewed 3 October 2018

A non pretentious venue serving bar style meals.basically this is a sports pub and as such, one has to suffer the noise of football fans at the bar. Foodwise, no complaints and pricing is very reasonable. Unless one is a follower of wendyball, avoid going...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Allen M
Sarah W, General Manager at Orange Tree, Greene King, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2018

Thank you very much for your feedback we love to hear from our guests about their experiences. We do try to ensure that we keep as many people as possible happy with the things that we offer although you are right that sometimes the locals...More

Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

Another night in the orangetree live music and very busy much but than the last landlady.the new I think is call Sarah has the place running like a dream and staff alsay happy to help.would recommend you come and try for yourselves. Weldone Orangetree

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank stemplar6919
Sarah W, General Manager at Orange Tree, Greene King, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2018

Thank you very much for your review I'm pleased to hear you have enjoyed your nights out here with us and we look forward to seeing you again very soon. Keep an eye out for what we've got coming up soon.

Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

Pub was busy but staff and landlady had it all under control.brought over colouring books for the children and 7 happy people well fed.grwat job keep up the hard work and food was ace.More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank jeffm00n
Sarah W, General Manager at Orange Tree, Greene King, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2018

Thank you for taking the time to leave us your review we do like to hear about everybody's experiences with us. I'm pleased to hear that you and the children enjoyed your visit with us and hope to see you again soon for more fun...More

Reviewed 30 September 2018

After booking a table in advance for 11 people I was very disappointed when we tried to order roasts at 5.30 on a Sunday none were left. So we decided to have chicken but again none left so ended up with steaks, curries gammon &...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Sandra S
Sarah W, General Manager at Orange Tree, Greene King, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2018

Thank you for your feedback. I am very sorry that we did not get things right for you on your recent visit. I hope that you will choose to return again and give us a chance to show you that we can get it right.

Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

Myself and few friends were here to watch Wrexham play Braintree so we had a few beers and some food. Food was very good standard and good value, highly recommended so give it a try, just round the corner from the ground as well.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank stevewxm
Sarah W, General Manager at Orange Tree, Greene King, responded to this reviewResponded 11 September 2018

Glad you enjoyed the food. It was lovely to have the fans here before the match. Hope you come back to visit again soon.

Reviewed 26 August 2018

Went for evening meal with my family. The refit is lovely and has brightened the place up and made it look a lot bigger. The food was very good, service was excellent, and drinks nice too(although a bit pricey). We did go on a Sunday...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Sandra H
Sarah W, General Manager at Orange Tree, Greene King, responded to this reviewResponded 4 September 2018

Thank you for taking the time to leave us your feedback we always appreciate hearing from people. Glad to hear you enjoyed your meal and like the new look of the pub. We do try to put on various different things to appeal to our...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$6 - US$14
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Drinks
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 23:00
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 01:00
Saturday
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cressing Road, Braintree CM7 3PH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Braintree
  • Phone Number: +44 1376 344013
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Description
Orange Tree is part of the Greene King Local Pubs brand. Our pubs are high-energy, upbeat and focused on providing quality food, local ales and fine wine. Whether you’re a nearby resident or a tourist enjoying a day out, our pubs are welcome pit stops for anyone who enjoys a refreshing pint of real ale and freshly prepared food in a friendly and lively atmosphere.
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