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Horse & Groom

) #2 of 4 Restaurants in Writtle €€ - €€€ , British,
Roxwell Road | Roxwell, Writtle CM1 3RU, England
+44 1245 420245
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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“steak” (37 reviews)
“mixed grill” (10 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Roxwell Road | Roxwell, Writtle CM1 3RU, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My partner and I dined here on a Saturday evening and absolutely loved everything about it. The service was great, lovely chilled atmosphere, large varied menu and the food was cooked to perfection. I would definitely recommend dining here!

Thank GMCandGBsTravels
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We use this restaurant a lot for Sunday lunch and the staff are always polite and accommodating. Good guess beers and nice wines , however the Sunday special roast varies weekly and I am guessing it is dependent on the chef who is working at...More

Thank Roamer1954
Reviewed 5 days ago

Another lovely meal with attentive, friendly staff and good choice of menu. One of our favourite restaurants in Chelmsford.

Review collected in partnership with Chef & Brewer
Thank lydb6061
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food is great value, especially excepting Tesco vouchers. Nice location, in the country side, but also very close to Chelmsford.

Review collected in partnership with Greene King
Thank essenjay2017
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had another lovely visit to Horse & Groom for my birthday , fantastic service as always and food :) Well done Charlie :)

Review collected in partnership with Chef & Brewer
Thank elainesurridge
Reviewed 1 week ago

Hadn't been for over a year, so made an unplanned visit mid week. Pleasantly surprised by service and spoiled for choice by the varied menu now, including superb value 2 course dealio .. Good selection of decent flat ales (like Ruddles !) as well as...More

Thank SpudSpuddy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Pleasant atmosphere with friendly staff. Reasonably priced wines and good selection of ales. Extensive menu with something to suit all tastes.

Thank _heaton503
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Friendly service, comprehensive menu, nice atmosphere, large car park. We stopped here for lunch on the way to Halstead. Good choice of meals and excellent desserts

Thank Downloader141
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Generally good food, good selection and decent size portions. Although not much for vegetarians. Staff helpful and friendly.

Review collected in partnership with Greene King
Thank goddard135
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great food, ales, décor, service and atmosphere. I had a delicious chorizo and avocado beef burger with salsa and asparagus wrapped in prosciutto followed by ice cream. My wife had vegetarian burrito followed by Eton mess. It was baking hot, so we ate inside in...More

Thank Christopher P
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Questions & Answers
23 February 2017|
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Response from Coolhandlukegbr | Reviewed this property |
I suggest you look up the website. I don't give out my contact details needlessly.
Vivienne L
21 February 2016|
Response from Louvanuk | Reviewed this property |
There is a menu on the pub's website.
Vivienne L
21 February 2016|
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Response from barryd397 | Reviewed this property |
You have part of the answer from Phil H. There is a specials board which is regularly refreshed and that's outside the menu of course. If you need more information, call the manager. In my experience of this and other Chef... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Roxwell Road | Roxwell, Writtle CM1 3RU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Writtle
  • Phone Number: +44 1245 420245
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