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Sheesh at Ye Olde Kings Head

High Road, Chigwell, England
+44 20 8559 1155
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good21%
  • Average12%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible16%
Travellers talk about
“salad” (89 reviews)
“lamb shish” (20 reviews)
“calamari” (31 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, European, Turkish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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High Road, Chigwell, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

A few of us went here on a sat night to try it out. From entering the door the bouncers were kind of rude and said to wait for the general manager. I have to say the general manager should go and do a hospitality...More

2  Thank saf187
Reviewed 4 days ago

It is not often that my friends and I go out for what we perceived as a lavish, well-known and 'posh' venue to dine; so when we do, we expect to feel somewhat special. I live in Dubai and I am always back and forth...More

4  Thank Hanna M
Reviewed 5 days ago

We travelled far to come here on a Wednesday night as we'd heard a lot about the place. Don't even know where to start! I wasn't allowed to wear my coat as It wasn't 'smart' enough (it was very smart), and it was freezing cold!...More

2  Thank ImAFoodie123
Reviewed 6 days ago

We have been coming here for some time now & the food is wonderful every time.Great venue with sumptuous furnishings.Yes it's a bit OTT but you can't help but love it.The bar upstairs is comfortable with good music even if the drinks are a little...More

Thank kascem
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food is very nice, clean food. Very large portions. The staff can’t do enough for you from parking your car, taking your coats, finding you a table, taking your orders. It was all very smooth sailing and the live music upstairs in the cocktail...More

Thank Laura S
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I reserved a table at this establishment on Saturday night , and were very impressed. Food was delicious, service was impeccable from the people who greet you at the door to our lovely waiter. Upstairs in the cocktail lounge was a lovely...More

Thank 931annette
Reviewed 1 week ago

My first time at Sheesh. My family live in Essex and have all been a few times, so it was my turn. The venue is stunning, great job, I hadnt been here since its old Kings Head days, lovely to see some old touches but...More

Thank tresadla
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After few unsuccessful bookings as always was full for requested days, finally we managed to book friend's birthday dinner. My advise: always plan minimum one month in advance if you thinking about this restaurant. Food was excellence and delicious with outstanding taste. We ordered sets...More

Thank Z B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Outstanding food. Ordered the big veal. And was slapped with a slab of soft tender meat. Beautiful food, lovely atmosphere. A restaurant booking everyone would look forward to dining at

Thank JimmyMuscle
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Booked a table as heard a lot about this place and despite some negative reviews about service thought we would give it a go. On arrival told to go to the bar. From looking at other comments I think this is just an opportunity to...More

8  Thank sruy1315
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6 November 2017|
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Response from Bon B | Reviewed this property |
Not sure but call them to confirm
6 August 2017|
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Response from lee a | Reviewed this property |
the food pricrs range but none of the mains are over £30 and are large portions so you wont need starters. if you are going to try and go and not spend too much dont drink there. the drink prices are a joke, very expensive.
Annie M
22 January 2017|
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Response from EssexJohn | Reviewed this property |
Hi, we went at lunchtime in the week and phoned an hour before and was OK.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: High Road, Chigwell, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Chigwell
  • Phone Number: +44 20 8559 1155
Postcode: IG7 6QA Tel: +44 (0) 208 559 1155
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