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The Griffin

₹₹ - ₹₹₹, British,
64 Main Road, Danbury CM3 4DH, England
+44 1245 699024
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good25%
  • Average13%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible12%
Travellers talk about
“bubble squeak” (5 reviews)
“pork” (4 reviews)
“sunday roast” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
64 Main Road, Danbury CM3 4DH, England
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Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Met a friend for evening meal. Wine good, service very good. Not a long wait for my meal. Needed bread with the crab & avocado salad as it was a bit mushy. Main I had the fish serving platter which was on the starters but...More

Thank Buffyjellykins
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

Such a shame to visit this pub on a lovely sunny bank holiday afternoon to be told it's shutting at 5pm. The bar and garden were still full and customers were being turned away. I must say that I am also disgusted at the male...More

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Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

So awful they closed so early. 5pm. The place was packed but we had to leave. Such a shame for a bank holiday Monday. No notice.

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Reviewed 26 August 2017

We used to eat here quite a bit but 2 to 3 years ago it had clearly gone down hill - last night we gave it another chance and were really pleased we did. First thing to say is that we found out that ownership...More

Thank John M
Reviewed 19 August 2017

We have visited this pub/restaurant a number of times over the past 10 years but stopped coming here a few years ago as we thought it had really gone downhill. We had heard it had changed ownership (apparently over 2 years ago) and so thought...More

Thank Susan T
Reviewed 25 June 2017

The staff are all friendly and helpful, the food is lovely and well cooked and the prices are very reasonable. You can't go wrong really. Well worth a visit.

Thank EricEssex2014
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

The staff are very welcoming and helpful. We only wanted a light bite for lunch and there is a menu for this, if you did want something a little more there is a fuller lunch menu. The food was really well presented and delicious! The...More

Thank Mylittlefamily123
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

Really lovely how it's set out ... Easy access lovely polite staff... Very helpful ... Lovely food.... Old pub with modern feel... Definitely recommend children all ages welcome

Thank gennywenny
Reviewed 31 May 2017

We booked to go to The Griffin on Bank Holiday Monday as it was our wedding anniversary. We went with friends who hadn't visited the Griffin for some time due to bad experiences with the previous owners. The staff were friendly and attentive, and the...More

Thank tuscany079
Reviewed 28 May 2017

Had a Birthday surprise sprung on me at the griffin back in October. 15 people in total. Food was amazing lovely choices, cooked to perfection 10/10

Thank Louadams
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8 August 2017|
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Response from Mylittlefamily123 | Reviewed this property |
I think you can take dogs and sit in the garden?
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 64 Main Road, Danbury CM3 4DH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Danbury
  • Phone Number: +44 1245 699024
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