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Best British Restaurants in Essex

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The New London Restaurant and Lounge
(157)
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British | Chelmsford
Middletons Steakhouse & Grill - Chelmsford
(661)
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Steakhouse | Chelmsford
Pinchos Essex
(10)
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Spanish | Chelmsford
Banana Tree - Chelmsford
(18)
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Pan-Asian | Chelmsford
Pig & Whistle Restaurant
(484)
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British | Chelmsford
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Galvin Green Man
Galvin Green Man
(138)
$$$$
British | Chelmsford, Chelmsford

We preferred to spend our money here while on the way to Stansted Airport. The staff, and the food, were amazing. Our meal arrived leaving us plenty of time to get to Stanstead. Highly recommended. More

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Black Rock Restaurant
Black Rock Restaurant
(86)
$$$$
Steak | Clacton-On-Sea, Clacton-On-Sea

Great service staff and food was nice. Presently presented plate. More

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Afternoon Tea at Mad Dogs & Englishmen
1. Afternoon Tea at Mad Dogs & Englishmen
(406)
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English | Leigh-On-Sea, Leigh-On-Sea

We absolutely loved our afternoon tea, the parlour was decorated beautifully and the food was amazing, would definitely recommend More

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Haywards Restaurant
2. Haywards Restaurant
(394)
$$$$
Modern European | Epping, Epping

Amazing food and service. It's on the pricey side but you can see where the extra money goes unlike other restaurants. Had a wonderful evening and would highly recommend and cannot wait to go back. More

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Afternoon Tea at Wivenhoe House Hotel
3. Afternoon Tea at Wivenhoe House Hotel
(228)
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Afternoon Tea | Colchester, Colchester

I have been coming for cream teas for a number of years now and I always enjoy our stay. More

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Pig & Whistle Restaurant
4. Pig & Whistle Restaurant
(725)
$$$$
British | Chelmsford, Chelmsford

Excellent evening on Saturday 14/9 really enjoyed our first time there, my wife & friend thoroughly enjoyed it, and we all thought food /service was excellent - thank you! More

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Rubino Kitchen
5. Rubino Kitchen
(52)
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British | Maldon, Maldon

One very slight quibble with the food. The Gazpacho was a little fibrous. But overall an excellent lunch and our guests enjoyed the restaurant. More

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Essex restaurants that recently joined the OpenTable network
Angel Inn
Angel Inn
British | Colchester, Colchester

Welcome to The Angel Inn, a historic inn & restaurant at the heart of Constable Country.More

Juboraj Tandoori
Juboraj Tandoori
Indian | Brentwood, Brentwood
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La Nostra
La Nostra
Italian | Epping, Epping
Reviews coming soon
Salsa Tapas & Grill
Salsa Tapas & Grill
Mexican | Southend-On-Sea, Southend-On-Sea
Reviews coming soon
The Anchor Inn
The Anchor Inn
British | Colchester, Colchester

A traditional country pub with a warm welcome, The Anchor Inn offers a fine selection of cask ales and fresh, home cooked food. Set in the beautiful village of Nayland, open fires and a cosy atmosphere make the Anchor a wonderful winter bolthole, and the banks of the River Stour provide glorious al fresco dining throughout the summer months.More