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Its a traditional village pub NOT a gastro pub/bistro.

If you're looking for a "proper"pub with good beers & a welcoming environment then this is for... read more

Reviewed 17 February 2017
Frankbuttrue
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Sudbury, United Kingdom
Unbeatable Sunday Carvery ....

Really enjoyed the Sunday lunch here ... Have been twice now and the Carvery is fantastic... Not... read more

Reviewed 26 September 2015
thewineman1
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Halstead, United Kingdom
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17 Feb 2017
“Its a traditional village pub NOT a gastro pub/bistro.”
16 Oct 2016
“Management has changed and no longer offers any food”
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Fowes Lane, Belchamp Saint Paul CO10 7BQ, England
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Reviewed 17 February 2017

If you're looking for a "proper"pub with good beers & a welcoming environment then this is for you.Ok so there is no food so take time time to chat to a motley band of locals who will happily welcome you to "their"place.Muddy paws,canine or human...More

Thank Frankbuttrue
Reviewed 16 October 2016

Very disappointed to find no food ecept crisps and nuts and a note on the chalk board suggesting one can bring take out and eat it there! Such a shame as pub has stunning rural views and used to offer very good food. Can't believe...More

Thank family1012016
Reviewed 21 February 2016 via mobile

Me and my girlfriends family visited here for a pint and a pickled egg. The beer and ale choice was good and the bar staff were even better. We didn't actually have a meal but the food looked really good and people seemed very happy...More

Thank perry r
Reviewed 31 January 2016

A large group of us arrived for lunch having phoned the order through - some had sandwiches/paninis others a cooked meal. All the food was excellent - everyone enjoyed it and the real ale served in the pub was in excellent condition. A relatively new...More

Thank charlie s
Reviewed 22 December 2015

Really lovely old fashioned pub. great location & cosy with log burner. Food lovely and staff very friendly. would definitely make a return trip!

Thank WalkingforSofties
Reviewed 26 September 2015

Really enjoyed the Sunday lunch here ... Have been twice now and the Carvery is fantastic... Not too keen on topside beef (although there is nothing at all wrong with it) but the salt marsh lamb is quite outstanding .. The best Carvery lamb I...More

Thank thewineman1
Reviewed 26 August 2015 via mobile

Visited today with some friends. Very warn welcome was received. Lunch was very fresh, substantial, well presented and good value for money. What a lovely place. Unfortunately is was raining so we could not take advantage of the outside seating which over looks fields as...More

Thank chuckyb-64
Reviewed 23 August 2015 via mobile

This pub is under new ownership and today we had the best Sunday lunch! A great warm welcome, lovely long lazy lunch, we actually stayed for three hours, it was so cosy. Great food, lovely hosts .. Highly recommended ... Will definitely be going back...More

Thank 306lyndar
Reviewed 23 August 2015 via mobile

Catch up with family and friends in this lovely pub in Belchamp. Lovely food, lovely owners, lovely atmosphere. Would recommend anyone to visit for a lovely Sunday lunch out :-)

Thank FoodBadger
Reviewed 23 August 2015 via mobile

I visited with a group of 8 family members including young children. There was a great choice of real ales. There was a good range of meals at reasonable prices. We chose roast dinners which were scrummy and included a wide array of vegetables and...More

Thank Kathryn N
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