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Kings Head

€€ - €€€, British,
Hight Street, North Weald, England
+44 1992 525001
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good19%
  • Average17%
  • Poor17%
  • Terrible21%
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Hight Street, North Weald, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I vist kings head today the staff are amazing (Ricky and Michelle ) I take my hat of to the manager Emma she has turned the pub/ restaurant round in such a short time great food

Thank Simon H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely atmosphere friendly staff nothing fancy tables well spaced no overcrowding good service . Good selection of beers drinks etc

Thank wendyphillips709
General Manager A, Manager at Kings Head, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Wendy, Thank you for taking the time to leave your review, if there is anything we could do to get a 5 star from you please feel free to contact us and we would love your feedback. Many Thanks The Kings Head Team

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

As we live locally we have been going to the Kings Head for years but it just gets worse. I decided to give it another try as I was meeting old friends and it has been recently refurbished. We were shown to our table by...More

2  Thank mandyshandy8
General Manager A, Manager at Kings Head, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your feedback. We have worked very hard in recent months and continue to do so since refurbishing the business. Many of our new guests have experienced the improvement in food quality and the rise in all the business standards. We are so...More

Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

We went on Christmas Day as a large group, and was pleasantly surprised. The food was superb and the service fantastic. Well done to The Kings Head.More

2  Thank Chris G
General Manager A, Manager at Kings Head, responded to this reviewResponded 2 January 2018

Hi Chris, Thank you so much for your review we are so glad you enjoyed your Christmas day lunch and we really hope you come back to us again! Don't forget we are taking bookings for next year! Look forward to seeing you again soon!...More

Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

A non booked meal and what a surprise This recently revamped restaurant was booked by many but we were lucky with a table The set lunch offered ,4 starters main courses and deserts for £18.95 for two courses and £21.95 for three courses My wife...More

1  Thank man4141
General Manager A, Manager at Kings Head, responded to this reviewResponded 31 December 2017

Hi, Thank you so much for your recent review, it is fantastic to hear you had a great Boxing Day with us and enjoyed our menu! We take great pride in all the meals we serve and it is wonderful to hear that you will...More

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Greater London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 December 2017 via mobile

We managed to get a table for 5 at short notice. Welcomed by friendly staff, very nice inside open fires and comfortable seats. The food was lovely Sunday roasts and the british beefburger for my son. The staff couldn't do enough and made a real...More

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
General Manager A, Manager at Kings Head, responded to this reviewResponded 19 December 2017

Thank you so much for your positive review we are so glad you enjoyed your visit and we made you and the children feel welcome.We really hope you visit us again soon. Many Thanks

Reviewed 29 November 2017

Went for birthday lunch yesterday (Tuesday 28th November) We both ordered rib-eye steak but they didn't have any. So I ordered the lamb medallions. They were so tough, I could not cut them! My husband ordered a different steak... This was burnt on one side...More

2  Thank Penny W
General Manager A, Manager at Kings Head, responded to this reviewResponded 30 November 2017

Thank you Penny for your recent review, We appreciate all feedback as it helps us to improve future visits. I will be sure to look into why the Rib Eye was unavailable and to feedback the quality of the Lamb. I am sorry to hear...More

Reviewed 28 November 2017

I have visited this restaurant/public house I must take my hat off the the owners of this place The food menu has decreased for the better giving amazing top quality choice It was nice to see quality traditionally british food in this old looking building...More

Thank Simon H
General Manager A, Manager at Kings Head, responded to this reviewResponded 29 November 2017

Hi Simon, Thank you so much for your review! We are so happy you and your family love coming here its great to know that new guests cant wait to return to us. The new menu has been a great success and we hope you...More

Reviewed 14 November 2017

BLT sandwich was not nice, bread dry, forgot the bacon but arrived after we had started eating, would not order this again. Has been redecorated very well, shame about the food we had. Friendly staffMore

Thank EssexArsenal
General Manager A, Manager at Kings Head, responded to this reviewResponded 15 November 2017

Hi, Thank you for your feedback, I am so sorry you did not enjoy your sandwich with us and I will be sure to pass your comments on to our food development department, however I am glad you enjoyed our new look. We do hope...More

Reviewed 4 November 2017

This pub/restaurant has undergone a fabulous makeover; the decor has been tastefully done in shades of grey and blue and has kept all of its charming original features. The menus had a wide choice of dishes, both classic favourites and Specials of the day. We...More

1  Thank Yvonne G
General Manager A, Manager at Kings Head, responded to this reviewResponded 6 November 2017

Thank you for your recent feedback it is so lovely to hear you loved our new look and our menu options. It was fantastic to have you here and we look forward to seeing you again soon.

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Response from Simon H | Reviewed this property |
7 March 2016|
Response from Chickie68 | Reviewed this property |
I think many people feel the same way. What was once a great village pub, great food, friendly staff and welcoming atmosphere. Is now the total opposite. It's filthy! There is an awful smell coming From around the end of... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hight Street, North Weald, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  North Weald
  • Phone Number: +44 1992 525001
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