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Drink and evening meal

Much improved menu. Our meals of butternut squash tagine and baked camembert were delicious, fresh... read more

Reviewed 3 May 2018
Cath_Deeming
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Essex, United Kingdom
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Wary of coming to start of with, but glad we came back after a hiatus!

After reading all the negative reviews after the re-opening, we were very apprehensive about coming... read more

Reviewed 30 January 2018
KT_mett
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London, United Kingdom
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Rayleigh Road, Thundersley SS7 3TA, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I haven’t been to the Woodmans for quite some time but I heard it had changed hands and mum had eaten there recently and said it was lovely. I ordered the duck starter, liver and bacon main and the fondant dessert. All 3 were amazing....More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank deborahcordingley
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Waited ages for our food .turned up almost an hour after we orderd it cold !!! Over priced microwaved rubnish

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank simonwicks123456
Reviewed 12 October 2018

After waiting 45 minutes for our starter we decided to leave. Terrible service and we definitely will not be going there again.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Christopher S
Reviewed 3 May 2018 via mobile

Much improved menu. Our meals of butternut squash tagine and baked camembert were delicious, fresh and served piping hot. Really attentive service from Emma. We love that this is only a walk away from our home.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Cath_Deeming
Reviewed 12 March 2018

Happy mothers day to tjose who had a lovely meal. Note to self never ever will I give this place another try. Parmesan crusted cod sounds great but sadly not for me. The most minimal of portions and NO crust. Im truly done but do...More

Date of experience: March 2018
3  Thank Pam H
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

Loved this pub, very friendly staff and the food was delicious. We are very much looking forward to returning.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Alana C
Reviewed 30 January 2018

After reading all the negative reviews after the re-opening, we were very apprehensive about coming but we came at lunch time when my husband and I had a day off. I ordered a lasagne and my husband ordered a pulled pork burger in brioche. Both...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank KT_mett
Reviewed 27 January 2018 via mobile

The food here is absolutely fantastic. It really is. The trouble is that the place is half pub half restaurant and it doesn’t make for a nice intimate meal. Not the fault of the current owners at all but last night not only was there...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank ElaineProsser
Reviewed 29 November 2017 via mobile

My nieces 18th birthday and we were impressed with the service and food. This was my first visit but I believe there are new owners so the decor was clean and comfortable and we were welcomed warmly. The menu wasn’t too fancy but we were...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Passenger589057
jayne w, Owner at The Woodmans Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 30 November 2017

Thank you for taking the time to leave your lovely review, we hope to see you all again soon.

Reviewed 15 November 2017 via mobile

The woodmans arms has just reopened under new management, my wife, my seven year old and I, had a lovely meal there tonight, the food was delicious, well presented and lots of choice, even on the child menu, all the staff were helpful and genuinely...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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jayne w, Owner at The Woodmans Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 27 November 2017

Thank you, after a lot of negative feedback on previous owner we hope people take the new ones into consideration, Jayne & Neil

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