We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Horse & Groom

₹₹ - ₹₹₹, British,
Roxwell Road | Roxwell, Writtle CM1 3RU, England
+44 1245 420245
Call
Website
Save
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (39 reviews)
“fish and chips” (24 reviews)
“pulled pork” (8 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 11:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Roxwell Road | Roxwell, Writtle CM1 3RU, England
All Details
Write a Review
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
50
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Reviews (674)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 674 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

Had a really good meal (beef rib) here in pleasant surroundings and with very pleasant staff. Not too expensive.

Thank maryanne m
Reviewed 4 days ago

We went for lunch last week and had booked a table. it was busy by the time we left but when we arrived we were about 1 of 4 tables occupied. The waitress was immediately quite offish - just pointing in the general direction of...More

Thank Amy H
Reviewed 5 days ago

We always get great service here and Saturday evening was no exception. The gentleman who showed us to our table was very personable and Daisy our waitress could not have been any more helpful. We have eaten here four times in the last 6 months...More

Thank Jakobean13
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Me and my family decided to come back to the Horse and Groom as we had had a great experience last time with quick service and good food. Once again they didn’t disappoint! The lamb shoulder I had was to die for and the millionaire...More

Thank Eleanor H
Tom O, General Manager at Horse & Groom, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi Eleanor, Thank you so much for your kind words about The Horse and Groom. We take pride in our food quality and service we provide, it is so nice to hear that people return on the back of a previous great experience. We look...More

A TripAdvisor Member
2
Reviewed 1 week ago

very clean and great food and friendly staff loved every minute I was there I will be going back thare again soon

Review collected in partnership with Greene King
Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Tom O, General Manager at Horse & Groom, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for your great review, I love to see people come in and enjoy their birthday's at our pub. See you again soon. Thanks Tom Odell

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My Husband and myself came here last Thursday night after browsing through websites and reading trip adviser's reviews. So we booked a table (thank goodness ) we did as most tables were taken and others reserved. It was so warm and cosy as you went...More

Thank ritacatwoman
Tom O, General Manager at Horse & Groom, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi Rita, Thank you for your review. It's great to hear that our guests use Trip Advisor to choose somewhere to eat which is why your review is so important to us. Our new menu will be starting in the Spring so maybe that will...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Enjoyed a three course meal with wine. Good selection to choose from at reasonable prices and not too long to wait for service either. The place was pretty full but not too noisy or overcrowded; have been to other places where the tables were too...More

Thank patmarshall13
Tom O, General Manager at Horse & Groom, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi Pat, Thank you for your kind words. We pride ourselves on our great service and food quality. We look forward to seeing you again soon Thanks Tom Odell

Reviewed 1 week ago

My partner and I enjoyed an evening meal on Sunday. We both had Roast dinner which we would recommend. The food was cooked to very high standard. Nice atmosphere, and decor, and friendly staff. 10/10.

Thank sooty2017
Tom O, General Manager at Horse & Groom, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi Sooty2017, Thank you for your review, I believe we have one of the best roast dinners in the area. We look forward to seeing you again soon Thanks Tom Odell

Reviewed 1 week ago

We are regular visitors to this pub and decided on an early dinner out over the weekend. We had also just received some Tesco vouchers and this is a good place to use them. The restaurant was about half full, we arrived at 6pm so...More

Review collected in partnership with Chef & Brewer
Thank Vanessa A
Tom O, General Manager at Horse & Groom, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi Vanessa, Thank you for your review and I'm glad that you enjoyed your visit. In regards to the special items being unavailable, there was a supplier issue which unfortunately meant we did not have the products to sell, on most occasions we do have...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were four adults going for an evening meal we chose the horse groom writtle due to one of us going their previously. We all had a lovely meal, could not fault it in anyway. Was greeted at the door with a smile escorted to...More

Review collected in partnership with Greene King
Thank ritah211
Tom O, General Manager at Horse & Groom, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi Rita 11, Thank you for your kind words, it's great to hear that you have visited on a recommendation. Please let all your friends and family know about our pub so that everyone can experience a great meal like you did. We look forward...More

PreviousNext
12345668
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all Writtle Hotels
The County Hotel
498 reviews
2.02 km away
Premier Inn Chelmsford City Centre Hotel
398 reviews
2.49 km away
Best Western Atlantic Hotel
420 reviews
2.72 km away
Saracens Head Hotel
202 reviews
2.75 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Olio On The Green
120 reviews
1.25 km away
The Compasses Inn
131 reviews
1.41 km away
Rose and Crown Pub
48 reviews
1.26 km away
Nearby Attractions
Grey & Son Wheatsheaf
14 reviews
1.22 km away
Ceramics On The Hop
8 reviews
1.25 km away
Chelmsford Cathedral
198 reviews
2.67 km away
Chelmsford Museum
188 reviews
2.71 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Hannah H
30 October 2017|
AnswerShow all 7 answers
Response from Ralph1940 | Reviewed this property |
Not to my knowledge
0
Votes
berwick093
23 February 2017|
AnswerShow all 6 answers
Response from Coolhandlukegbr | Reviewed this property |
I suggest you look up the website. I don't give out my contact details needlessly.
0
Votes
Vivienne L
21 February 2016|
Answer
Response from Louvanuk | Reviewed this property |
There is a menu on the pub's website.
1
Vote
PreviousNext
12
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, View, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Monday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Roxwell Road | Roxwell, Writtle CM1 3RU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Writtle
  • Phone Number: +44 1245 420245
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing