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The Barge Inn

) #3 of 7 Restaurants in Battlesbridge €€ - €€€ , British,
Hawk Hill, Battlesbridge SS11 7RE, England
+44 1268 732622
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good36%
  • Average20%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible9%
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
Hawk Hill, Battlesbridge SS11 7RE, England
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Reviewed yesterday

Ordered the squid & brie for starters and these were lovely. We then followed with the calves liver and bacon which we have had previously. Sadly..........the liver was awful, nothing like we have had previously. I must say however, although young girls doing the serving,...More

Thank bewise56
Reviewed 6 days ago

I went to the barge tonight for a friends birthday, I must admit I was a bit apprehensive after some of the reviews I have read on trip advisor. On arrival we sat outside and had a drink then went into the restaurant our waitress...More

Thank p-digby1
Reviewed 1 week ago

went to Barge Inn on Fathers day on the hottest day of the year. It was very busy and queued for service but barmaid was apologetic, unfortunately they had run out off Guinness, peronei , Amstel, and a draught beer so was only left with...More

Thank k3glb
Reviewed 1 week ago

My kids took me to the barge inn today for a Father's Day treat. And a treat it was, nice food good service, a very nice place to eat. Well done to everyone at the barge.

Thank Mick S
Reviewed 1 week ago

I met with friends recently for drinks at this picturesque pub that enjoys good views and ample parking. There is plenty of space to sit outside, as well as inside, so I was surprised at how quiet it was on such a glorious evening. We...More

Thank Stella-Dot
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lunch for two on a Saturday. This little pub is lovely. We sat inside and had table service. We had three courses, all excellent. Nice wine by the glass. Excellent friendly service. This is a pub you can chill out after lunch without feeling pressured...More

Thank Ronald D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We booked a table for our anniversary, today the 13th , we picked the barge because the service and quality of food is very good. They had a candle on our table and remembered why we booked, very good food special night highly recommended. Colin...More

Thank colin b
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My partner had white bait and chips, which were thoroughly over cooked, I had a Ploughmans which was 'thrown together', excessive amount of onion in salad, huge amount of pickles and not much else, generally disappointing and not very appertising. Simple staple dishes, not well...More

Thank Gill L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Meal very poor standard dirty table long wait order food presentation poor French fries with haddock not freshly prepared sad plate foodMore

Thank Kelly B
BargeBattlesbridge, General Manager at The Barge Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

What a pity you didn't enjoy your visit to The Barge Inn Battlesbridge. You haven't said that you spoke to anyone about this at the time of your visit, which is always disappointing. We really do encourage any unhappy customers to talk to a member...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Barge Battlesbridge, Great location, plenty of free parking too. One hell of a Ploughmans Lunch, big chunk of cheese(would prefer extra mature though) thick ham, salad, thick quality bread and pickles, and the finest Fries/Chips we ever had, sandwiches are very big, probably could...More

Thank Beyondbangkok
BargeBattlesbridge, General Manager at The Barge Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for the review and great to her you enjoyed your lunch. We look forward to seeing you again soon.

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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
is the barge dog friendly
15 April 2017|
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Response from BargeBattlesbridge | Property representative |
Yes The Barge In is Dog freindly
Do you have places for 4 for christmas day lunch please
30 November 2016|
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Response from The B | Property representative |
what are the dining hours
23 March 2016|
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Response from Jeff S | Reviewed this property |
Barge inn open from 11am- 11pm. Immagine food is served from 12 midday and guess last orders 9pm, phone them and be sure
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$27
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:30
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hawk Hill, Battlesbridge SS11 7RE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Battlesbridge
  • Phone Number: +44 1268 732622
  • E-mail
A fantastic 300 year old Inn, full of character.
A selection of Cask conditioned Ales, premium lagers and wide selection of wines.
We serve only freshly prepared food, our menu is changed seasonally, classic pub dishes are served all year round. Good old fashioned Sunday Roast from £11.95
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