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Hungry Horse - Roaring Donkey

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316 Holland Road, Clacton-on-Sea CO15 6PD, England
+44 1255 812104
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Sat 10:00 - 00:00
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Clacton-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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84 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Visited on a busy Sunday afternoon with friends as they said the food is good for a cheap price. On arrival we were shocked at the size of the place - deceiving from the outside. It was loud and busy but I guess that's positive. I didn't like having to go to the bar to order food and drinks myself... More 

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Thank Stacey S
Northampton, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a day in clacton with the family, and decided to head here for a evening meal, it was pretty full but managed to find a table near the pool table, everything was fine, ordered meals and come out within 25 minutes and the food was lovely, and I was going to leave a very good review, but then our... More 

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Thank DHCobblerNTFC
Colchester, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a pleasant surprise we had at the roaring donkey. I have not been in a while, 3 yes in fact. Although it was very very bust. We got food on 25 minutes. Food was great we ordered 3 steaks. All cooked to perfection.. great atmosphere for the footy on telly. The Irish manager is brilliant, very witty and attentive.

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Thank samrG1520KK
Bexleyheath, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited here Good Friday on the off chance (hadn't pre booked), expecting it to be too busy to get a table. Initially told a 40 min wait but cheerful chap said to hold on whilst he checked on a table just vacated - happy days, sat straight down! TV showing football in each of the booths was a nice touch.... More 

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Thank Donna P
Manchester, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Arrived here with my wife and two kids without a reservation a really nice Irish gent met us at the door and accommodated us within twenty minutes I went to watch the football match being a Newcastle fan, don't hate me! The pub was packed but everyone seemed friendly and there was a nice atmosphere, clean toilets and the staff... More 

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Thank Wilbert D
Billericay, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We spent the week in weely and our family decided that we were not going to cook while on holiday. We went and had lunch one day and evening meal the next day at the roaring donkey. It was very busy and we could not have any better service. The food was very good and good value. The last night... More 

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Thank Lynn C
St Osyth, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Always have a nice to decent meal here. Family friendly, good prices and a nice little play area out the back in nicer weather.

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Thank hungrypig1
Romford, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a small curry. It was a generous portion and tasty. Good value for money. We will go again and recommend to our friends.

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Thank janicegriffiths23
Essex, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a lovely meal tonight staff are fantastic and Liam who is the boss is always friendly and very polite and always a great atmosphere

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Thank Ginney D
Carlisle, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The meals were lovely. Service very good. The place wasnt as clean as it should as a lot of people with children there at the time.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$17
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner, Brunch, Lunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Saturday
10:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 316 Holland Road, Clacton-on-Sea CO15 6PD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Clacton-on-Sea
  • Phone Number: +44 1255 812104

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?