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Horse & Groom

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Roxwell Road | Roxwell, Writtle CM1 3RU, England
+44 1245 420245
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Roxwell Road | Roxwell, Writtle CM1 3RU, England
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Reviewed yesterday

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 2 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 2 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
Reviewed 3 days 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
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Tom O, General Manager at Horse & Groom, responded to this reviewResponded 2 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 5 days 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 2 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 2 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
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 2 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 1 week 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 2 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

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have been here a few times but if it doesn't improve we are not coming back. Booked a table at 8.15, wasn't ready. When we were shown to our table we ordered, waitress came back 5 minutes later and said the Burger was off...More

Thank Ian M
Tom O, General Manager at Horse & Groom, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi Ian, Thank you for your review. We do pride ourselves on our service and food quality and on this occasion we have let you down. If you would like to discuss your visit further with myself please do not hesitate to contact me on...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We meet for lunch here every January.We are a group of eleven retired teachers who used to work at the dyslexia Institute.They gave us our usual long table at the far end of the restaurant as we do talk a lot,not having seen each other...More

Thank Chesswidow
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Hannah H
30 October 2017|
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Response from Ralph1940 | Reviewed this property |
Not to my knowledge
23 February 2017|
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Response from Coolhandlukegbr | Reviewed this property |
I suggest you look up the website. I don't give out my contact details needlessly.
Vivienne L
21 February 2016|
Response from Louvanuk | Reviewed this property |
There is a menu on the pub's website.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
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
View, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
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
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