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High Laver Hall Hall Epping Road, North Weald CM5 0DU, England
+44 1277 890821
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Harlow, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed today NEW

Visited with my 2 children we all had a jacket potato it says it comes with a salad garnish it was literally a leaf of lettuce drenched in dressing no other salad items. The restaurant was busy and staff were rushing around a lot. As it is a small restaurant/cage we did come out smelling of cooking. The bill for... More 

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Chelmsford, United Kingdom
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52 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We only called for a light lunch and a browse round the extensive range of foods for sale. The sandwiches were very tasty and generously filled. It is clearly a popular spot for families and rightly so. Long may it continue, develop and thrive.

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Thank OrdinHarryman
Chelmsford, United Kingdom
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70 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited on the second week of the Easter holidays - the cafe was very busy but we had driven across to eat so we stayed. The noise was incredible and the staff seemed overwhelmed. The manager seemed to not know how to organise her staff and tensions amongst the staff were riding high! We waited ten mins to order... More 

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Thank heliwood
Romford, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As a family outing, the play barn and facilities etc. looked excellent, however as a couple visiting the Farm shop and restaurant very disappointing, food in farm shop limited and vegetables looked tired. Photos of farm shop on website look great hence the visit but selection and shop area very small. As for the restaurant it was fairly busy but... More 

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Thank DEBRA W
2 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Big thank you to the wonderful stuff in the play barn we had a lovely day they all made us feel so welcome all smiles. the sun was shining farm was amazing clean and tidy really good value for money. I will defo be back next week

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Thank Kelly H
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43 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a place we regularly end up going as a group of parents as there is a farm and a soft play. The soft play is the 9th circle of hell. They let too many children in and pay no attention to the ages of the children as in there is no policing of the older children being in... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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37 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited with family for Sunday brunch and we all had the small full English breakfast. Excellent service and food of really good quality. Was full up at 11 am on a Sunday as it's so good. The farm shop has a really nice selection of goods to purchase too.

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Thank kelwells
Chipping Ongar, United Kingdom
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32 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 March 2017

This place needs some serious management. I visited on Sunday with my two grandchildren. As far as I could see there were only two members of staff, 1 man who seemed to be the door release opener and 1 young girl attempting to serve drinks etc. The set-up is ridiculous, 1 man trying to prepare sandwiches etc whilst being responsible... More 

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Thank karenwebb60
London, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

As regulars to Ashlyn's restaurant I was very surprised to see some of the negative comments on this site. The food is always excellent and the staff very friendly. However, the behaviour we have witnessed from some of the customers has often been appalling. Large groups with children leaving their table and surrounding floor in a terrible state with dropped... More 

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Thank Steven W
Harlow, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed 4 March 2017

Had a bad experience and could not recommend this place because of the rudeness We made a mistake with the size of our party. We had one extra person than we said. The manageress was sarcastic and said she could not magic a space from thin air, We appologised more than once but she was not happy. Food was nice... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$2 - US$39
Cuisine
British, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: High Laver Hall Hall Epping Road, North Weald CM5 0DU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  North Weald
  • Phone Number: +44 1277 890821

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?