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The Leather Bottle

₹₹ - ₹₹₹, British,
| The Green, Blackmore CM4 0RT, England
+44 1277 821891
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Overview
  • Excellent82%
  • Very good12%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“fries” (2 reviews)
“halloumi” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, European, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
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Food
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LOCATION
| The Green, Blackmore CM4 0RT, England
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1 - 10 of 49 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Came for lunch today, it was ok. Clean, modern, spacious pub/restaurant. Clean toilets and parking close by. Food was well cooked but service was slow

Thank Peter P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have to say that my meal at the leather bottle was exceptional in every way. The lady that took my reservation fully understood the importance of my booking, when I arrived I was greeted by attentive front of house. She already my champagne on...More

Thank Dr--smith23
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a lovely meal here last night with friends. Service was superb and the food was delicious. Pie and mash is my absolute favourite and was lovely to have the option to select it at my local village pub/restaurant. I’ll be having it again next...More

Thank Kp22Brentwood
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped off here on a Friday evening in the hope that they had a table for two! I had popped in on two previous occasions and there was no room 😩 So very pleased to be told they could fit us in. Prompt service by...More

Thank Catherine B
Danny K, Public Relations Manager at The Leather Bottle, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Catherine for your kind review. We are so glad that you enjoyed the food and look forward to welcoming you back soon.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Being a Gin fan I couldn’t have chosen a better location. Amazing choice of rarely seen Gins together with a variety of flavoured tonics. I had the Rhubarb Gin with Ginger Ale. Delicious and very refreshing. A selection of garnishes, if you want them, were...More

Thank Carolyn A
Danny K, Public Relations Manager at The Leather Bottle, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your kind review Carolyn. We are really happy that you enjoyed your visit and look forward to serving you again soon.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Just don’t understand why you would turn a great country pub into something that looks like a deli? And £18 for 2 double g n t’s is ridiculousMore

2  Thank noggybob
Danny K, Public Relations Manager at The Leather Bottle, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Bob. I notice that this is your first review on Trip Advisor. Its quite a long onerous drive from Wickford to Blackmore to discover that the Leather Bottle was turned into a Deli look alike 3 years ago. As for the price of the...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Did not have a reservation but arrived 6.30pm and was seated straight away. The staff were pleasant but not all fully trained. The food was excellent except the fries were luke warm and so not crispy. We both had fish and it was well seasoned,fresh...More

Thank Tracey A
Danny K, Public Relations Manager at The Leather Bottle, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Tracey. We are sorry your fries were disappointing and we will learn from this mistake. As we grow we need to employ new staff and unfortunately it takes time to train them. Really glad you enjoyed your fish and wine. Look forward to serving...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We popped in for lunch on a Saturday, the food was really good and the waitress was polite and helpful. The food service was quite slow considering we was only people eating in the pub. It is open and airy, and well keep. We brought...More

Thank The_Hallams_x
Danny K, Public Relations Manager at The Leather Bottle, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We are really sorry to hear that the service was slow and will take measures to correct this. Please do not be put off visiting us as we endeavor to learn by our mistakes. Looking forward to serving you again soon.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a delicious meal at the Leather Bottle with two friends . The pub has been beautifully restored and is very comfortable.The menu was quite small which I prefer as can’t be bothered to plough through everything. Two of us had prawn and chilli linguini....More

Thank andreapatey1
Danny K, Public Relations Manager at The Leather Bottle, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your kind review. Looking forward to serving you again soon.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We 've now eaten here a couple of times and it does not disappoint. Lovely food every time and staff friendly and amenable and there gin selection to die for. Love it so much we 're back this Friday...

Thank Fiona M
Danny K, Public Relations Manager at The Leather Bottle, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much Fiona for your kind review. We look forward to serving you again soon.

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SophieEssexEngland
23 October 2016|
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Response from Danny K | Property representative |
Our Restaurant opened on 7th March 2018. Please call us to make a table reservation on 01277 821891
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic, Bar Scene, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | The Green, Blackmore CM4 0RT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Borough of Brentwood  >  Blackmore
  • Phone Number: +44 1277 821891
Description
Gastropub, serving fresh homemade food, created by our team of talented young chefs and serving real ales, lagers, wines and spirits. Set in the picturesque historic village of Blackmore. In the Essex countryside between Brentwood and Ongar.
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