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Magic Mushroom

Barleylands Barleylands Road, Billericay CM11 2UD, England
+44 1268 289963
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Overview
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good23%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Barleylands Barleylands Road, Billericay CM11 2UD, England
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1 - 10 of 643 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Visited the Magic Mushroom for a family birthday and was utterly impressed with everything. I am quite fussy with food and not usually impressed. But I have to say the choice, presentation and taste was fantastic. The staff were very attentive and knowledgeable on the...More

Thank Jules1xny
magicEssex, Owner at Magic Mushroom, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for taking the time to pass on your experience of the Restaurant to fellow TripAdvisor readers & contributors. All dishes are prepared from scratch so we are quite happy to adjust dishes to the customers liking by adding or changing ingredients. We look...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

I have known about the restaurant for many years and never been. However we were invited there yesterday to celebrate a friend's birthday. I wish we had been before as the food was delicious and the service from the friendly staff was excellent. We shall...More

Thank sassEssex
magicEssex, Owner at Magic Mushroom, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for your kind comments, we are glad you had an enjoyable Lunch & look forward to welcoming you back again soon. Regards Darren

Reviewed 6 days ago

Met up with old friends for an excellent first visit to this restaurant. Staff very welcoming and friendly. Menu varied and food very enjoyable.

Thank Sally B
magicEssex, Owner at Magic Mushroom, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for taking the time to review our Restaurant, we are glad it made your reunion special. We look forward to seeing you again soon. Regards Darren

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We booked the private dining room that opened a short while ago, for my 50th birthday lunch for 17 people and it is beautiful! Classy, modern and very spacious. The waiter, Fab, was excellent, welcoming, friendly, and attentive but without being intrusive. The perfect waiter/bar/host...More

Thank Lee M
magicEssex, Owner at Magic Mushroom, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for your very kind comments and for taking the time to review our Restaurant. Our Private Dining Room is perfect for family & friends to get together to celebrate. We are glad you enjoyed the whole experience - the food, the room, the...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We celebrated a birthday here today and have to say it was so great! It's the 2nd visit (1st was in the private dining room for a family function last month!) and didn't disappoint! Great food from a good choice on their Sunday Menu and...More

1  Thank Michelleyhtyhthty
magicEssex, Owner at Magic Mushroom, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to review our Restaurant, we are glad you had another fabulous meal with us for a birthday celebration. We look forward to welcoming you back again very soon. Regards Darren

Reviewed 1 week ago

This is one hell of a restaurant. Excellent decor, we had a private room. Fab our maitre de, met us with a great smile. Made the whole party welcome. We had an hour to get to meet all the guests and not rushed to sit...More

Thank vanner264
magicEssex, Owner at Magic Mushroom, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to review our Restaurant, we are glad you had a memorable celebration for Ruby's 21st Birthday and enjoyed the whole experience. We look forward to seeing you back again soon. Regards Darren

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Magic Mushroom is ideal for a special celebrations. The food is exceptional and presented with a personal touch. Such as a name and occasion on a dish for the host. I love a steak but seldom have it out as can be tough or not...More

Thank judybutt973
magicEssex, Owner at Magic Mushroom, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your very kind comments, we are glad you enjoyed your whole experience. We look forward to welcoming you back again very soon. Regards Darren

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food is stunning. Staff are extremely attentive! Maybe a little too attentive. Have been here a few times in the past, food has always been beautiful, but didn't like the setting. However, since the new refurbishment, the place has improved a lot! Unfortunately we were...More

1  Thank Emma S
magicEssex, Owner at Magic Mushroom, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to review our Restaurant, we are glad you enjoyed the food & service. The music we try to have at good level where it can be heard but not too loud that people cannot talk above it. The art...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had vouchers brought for us as a gift.Easy to find.Easy to park.Very friendly staff.Tables were laid very professionally.The decor was very modern and inviteing.The service was top class,the food ,well what can I say,absolutely A 1.Will defiantly re visit and recommend to others.

Thank Sandra J
magicEssex, Owner at Magic Mushroom, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind comments we are glad you had an enjoyable lunch & enjoyed the whole experience, we look forward to welcoming you back again soon. Regards Darren.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The best meal I've had in a long time - the Magic Mushroom has recently been refurbished and is a truly lovely place to eat. My friends and I went for Saturday lunch to celebrate a birthday - and ate from a mixture of the...More

1  Thank Jane S
magicEssex, Owner at Magic Mushroom, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind comments, we are glad you had an enjoyable Birthday Celebration & enjoyed the whole experience. We look forward to seeing you again very soon. Regards Darren

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Smart Casual....personally I would prefer to see men in trousers rather than jeans.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 33 - US$ 51
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 16:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:30
Thursday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:30
Friday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:30
Saturday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Barleylands Barleylands Road, Billericay CM11 2UD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Billericay
  • Phone Number: +44 1268 289963
  • E-mail
Description
An excellent product starts with the careful selection of the finest fresh ingredients. We source local produce whenever possible, our meats are reared at Essex farms and our fish is delivered fresh daily with much of our fruit and vegetables grown at home in the kitchen garden.
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