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The Woodman

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155 London Road, Chipping Ongar, Ongar CM5 9QF, England
+44 1277 362019
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good28%
  • Average16%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“pork belly” (9 reviews)
“liver” (6 reviews)
“sunday roast” (8 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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155 London Road, Chipping Ongar, Ongar CM5 9QF, England
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Reviews (220)
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1 - 10 of 220 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

My friend and I lunched at The Woodman two weeks ago. I had mushrooms in breadcrumbs to start which were completely tasteless My friend had prawn cocktail, prawns still frozen. I had the vegetarian tart which was so sickly had to leave it, served with...More

Thank shelagh p
Reviewed 1 week ago

I came here last night after having been her on the previous Sunday for lunch with relatives. I had'nt been for a while because I had found the food to not be as good as it had been in the past, ie lukewarm, not good...More

Thank topmedsec
Reviewed 1 week ago

Booked a table for Anniversary lunch for my parents after flying back from Scotland. One thing I miss in Scotland is decent English Pubs, The Woodman is exactly that a brilliant example of an English pub, great food, great service, Back down for work next...More

Thank Geoff P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great food, service and a lovely homely feel , massive garden for kids wide selection of food on the menu and daily specials to choose from

Thank dandavis2016
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A really lovely country pub with lovely views across country.. Food and service very good. Staff were friendly and helpful. A delightful place. Would certainly go again.

Thank Mr & Mrs R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Booked a table here for 6pm on a Sunday evening for a roast - chose the pub partly because they offer 4 different meats on a roast. When we ordered we were told they had run out of all roasts other than lamb. Unfortunately I...More

Thank polkadotfi
Reviewed 8 September 2017

Had lunch here a few weeks back and promised to write a review. The food was really, really good and the service super friendly and attentive. Good classics (liver and bacon, pork belly, fish & chips etc) on the menu, decent beer on tap and...More

Thank Michael T
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

I have just read the below comment and it's a shame that this customer has felt like this as all our customers know that I'm the most helpful and friendliest person and will do anything to make our customers happy , I can only say...More

Thank dandavis2016
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

Went to the woodman for a lovely family meal, we all sat in the garden and the kids played on the swings. The food was very good quality and presented really nicely, it's the perfect setting on a summers evening. The only negative for us...More

Thank Paul T
Reviewed 30 August 2017

Just got home after having an evening meal at The Woodman. The meal we had was delicious and the service was exceptional. From the moment we walked in until the time we left we cannot praise the service we received enough. Lovely setting and a...More

Thank Sandra J
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shelagh p
16 October 2017|
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Response from steved1974 | Reviewed this property |
look up the woodman on restaurants, then click on write a review shelagh.
Ray F
31 August 2015|
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Response from Karen G | Reviewed this property |
Hi are you referring to the Louis imperial hotel in Cyprus if so you do not have to hire any towels you are given them for a small deposit when you arrive and you can have them changed every couple of days hope this helps
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Validated Parking
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, View, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 155 London Road, Chipping Ongar, Ongar CM5 9QF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Ongar  >  Chipping Ongar
  • Phone Number: +44 1277 362019
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