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The Moon On The Square

1-15 Market Square, Basildon SS14 1DF, England
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  • Excellent12%
  • Very good24%
  • Average27%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible23%
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“steak” (2 reviews)
“fish friday” (2 reviews)
“quick drink” (2 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub
1-15 Market Square, Basildon SS14 1DF, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited on a busy Wednesday evening at 6pm before going to the nearby theatre. It was our first visit and also our first time ordering using the app. I loved this as it made things so easy. We only had to wait around 10...More

1  Thank Helfh
Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

The bar staff are so rude they're swearing behind the bar and when I got served after waiting for ages even though a bar lady was just standing there doing nothing why the other bar staff was left to serve everyone the manager is rude...More

Thank Cj B
Reviewed 6 January 2018

Saturday 6th January , between 12 15 am and 12 47 pm there was just one person serving behind the bar ,the poor girl was doing her best but was over whelmed by the number of people waiting to be served ,she deserved a medal...More

Thank wardkeith678
Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

Nice drinks, atmosphere okay, however the manager on duty was very petty and and make us feel unwelcome, okay for a cheap beer, not much else!

Thank chrissiewils
Reviewed 31 December 2017

Nice food and quick Service - Good value for money and meal deals with drinks as well so great value

Thank susie815
Reviewed 20 December 2017 via mobile

Me and my partner drink here often we went for a drink last night 3 members of staff was standing around chatting at the kitchen end of the bar the only person that was serving was reece he is a hard working lad always smiling...More

2  Thank proseccoqueen83
Reviewed 13 December 2017

My wife and I had taken a taxi from the Travelodge at Runwell to Basildon so that we could do some Christmas Shopping. It was a very cold December day but we found that the market was in full swing so we browsed around the...More

2  Thank Leslie H
Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

Popped in for early lunch Food was nice and hot Staff were pleasant served me quickly No complaints really cheap lunch Shame Witherspoon’s seems to attract lots of male loud mouth drunks and constant swearing Always Sad people

Thank stephen p
Reviewed 20 November 2017

My biggest gripe is the disgusting state of the ladies toilet on my last 3 weekly visits between 4pm-6pm. I reported it to bar staff, given a smile, shrug of shoulders and she then walked away. Paper on the floor, toilets not flushed after use....More

2  Thank Brenda K
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

Once again Basildon Weatherspoons failed to live up to Tim Martins high standards if he knew how what was going on he will be crying into his BEER

Thank ray9143
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Kayleigh D
7 July 2015|
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Response from Kevin T | Reviewed this property |
no beer garden in the 1960s and 70s it was a row of shops I do remember one of them being a butchesrs shop
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, British, Pub
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1-15 Market Square, Basildon SS14 1DF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Basildon
Wetherspoons pub 01268520360
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