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The Barge Inn

) #3 of 7 Restaurants in Battlesbridge ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ , British,
Hawk Hill | WICKFORD, Battlesbridge SS11 7RE, England
+44 1268 732622
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Overview
  • Excellent26%
  • Very good35%
  • Average20%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible9%
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
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Hawk Hill | WICKFORD, Battlesbridge SS11 7RE, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Visited after going round the antiques and although we had to wait some time for a table the food was fresh and delicious. The skate was lovely and so much near. The starters puddings, Sunday roasts and service could not be criticised. Fantastic place well...More

Thank Bwoz77
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited here recently with my partner Was totally disappointed from start to finished Mainly because I found staff extremely rude and unpleasant When we arrived we asked to set up a tab with drinks and food ect but was told we wasn't allowed my partner...More

Thank hollie666
BargeBattlesbridge, General Manager at The Barge Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

There is so much going with your review I wouldn't know where to start. So other than totally agreeing with you that you should eat elsewhere. I can only refer you to the countless other reviews that state what a wonderfully pleasant time they have...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Forced back here with friends due to a birthday celebration. Attitude as always from the staff, very rude, Witherspoon's standard food at higher prices. Below average at very very best.More

Thank Djboaty123
BargeBattlesbridge, General Manager at The Barge Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hello Djboaty123, how lovely to hear from you yet again. How wonderful that you've given up what I can only imagine is your very precious time, not just to visit us again and write about your experience but to spend time with your friend in...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Lived within 3 miles of this inn for the last 35 years and up until today have never made a visit. We corrected this today for a lunch visit. Truly impressed with the establishment, staff and best of all the food. Sitting outside the food...More

Thank THEESSEXPAIR
BargeBattlesbridge, General Manager at The Barge Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you very much for your review and kind comments. We look forward to seeing you agin soon.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Haven't been to the barge for a while and we tried it today for lunch. Had white bait with salad and some tiger bread was delicious. Will be going again soo I hope.

Thank Simekay
BargeBattlesbridge, General Manager at The Barge Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Great, thanks, we look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 1 week ago

The food here is excellent and the service is great. Friendly waitresses, clean and inviting. The homemade mushroom soup was so delicious I burnt the roof of my mouth cos I couldn't stop eating it. The menu has something for everybody and the portions are...More

Thank Pam B
BargeBattlesbridge, General Manager at The Barge Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you very much for your kind review, how wonderful to hear what a great time you had.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really did love the Ploughmans and the Fries first time round, so a second visit was in order, nice sunny lunchtime midweek, nice cheery service by Courtney the young lady behind the bar, another Ploughmans, fries and whitebait. Firstly the cappuccino coffee was 70% froth,...More

Thank Beyondbangkok
BargeBattlesbridge, General Manager at The Barge Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thanks for the review, your constructive comments are noted and will be looked into. It is a pity about the coffee, its a point we will bring up at our next coffee training. I agree the cups are not as big as he type served...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had lunch on Monday and it was another great meal. The whitebait for starters was delicious really plump and tasty fish and a sizeable portion too. The mains were also delicious and again such a big portion had to take home a doggy bag (not...More

Thank alfiewynn
The B, General Manager at The Barge Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for the review, so pleased you had another great visit.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Food is always good at The Barge - we visited again last evening with a friend over from Cologne. We wanted to show her 'good old English cooking' and they didn't disappoint. We had the Lamb Shank and the Liver and Bacon (two of us...More

Thank Barbara C
The B, General Manager at The Barge Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks, please come back soon.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

All was fine, but uninspiring. No real moans - just very average. I possibly would not go again. That is all I can say.

Thank ray d
The B, General Manager at The Barge Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Glad you had no moans, we will try to inspire you if you ever call again.

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jacquieaton
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Yes The Barge In is Dog freindly
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1 December 2016|
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NobbyGrays
24 March 2016|
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Response from Jeff S | Reviewed this property |
Barge inn open from 11am- 11pm. Immagine food is served from 12 midday and guess last orders 9pm, phone them and be sure
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 12 - US$ 27
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 22:30
Monday
10:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 23:00
Thursday
10:00 - 23:00
Friday
10:00 - 00:00
Saturday
10:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hawk Hill | WICKFORD, Battlesbridge SS11 7RE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Battlesbridge
  • Phone Number: +44 1268 732622
  • E-mail
Description
A fantastic 300 year old Inn, full of character.
A selection of Cask conditioned Ales, premium lagers and wide selection of wines.
We serve only freshly prepared food, our menu is changed seasonally, classic pub dishes are served all year round. Good old fashioned Sunday Roast from £11.95

Serving breakfast from 10am every day.
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