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Review of The Volunteer

The Volunteer
Ranked #21 of 53 Restaurants in Waltham Abbey
Price range: US$ 7 - US$ 25
Cuisines: British
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Dining options: Breakfast, After-hours, Reservations
Description: The Volunteer is situated on the edge of Epping Forest just off Junction 26 of the M25. A cosy hug of a foodie pub, minutes from the motorways and nestled on the edge of Epping Forest that's been a McMullen house since 1898 With the backdrop of the forest you can walk, cycle or jog your guilt away before enjoying fresh seasonal delights from the daily changing menu - or simply seriously relaxing by the roaring fire or enjoying some of our occasional entertainment. We serve up glorious food, including outstanding Sunday roasts, fine wines, real craft ales and credible coffee - all hand selected and selflessly and fastidiously tested several times, just to be sure things are tickety boo! P.S. It's also the perfect spot for a post-work libation and snack! The team look forward to seeing you soon.
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Used to be good pub but now crap crap crap



Feel soory for staff ...Oweners or if there ther rude ignorant wot more can I say..

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food looked fantastic but unfortunately we did not have time for lunch today. Bar staff seemed attentive but some of the clientele let the pub down. Suggest a review of what this pub wants to be. Some really obnoxious sweary people. One was even a dad to some children looking to eat. People really do let some good places down. As for the oafs at the bar, never mind asking their age but perhaps an IQ test would be more appropriate

Thank Terry B
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Reviewed 13 March 2018

Booked 2 days in advance for 6 on Mother's Day, told they could squeeze us in at 12:00, when we got there and when we left there were still empty tables. Despite that we enjoyed the food, meals were too large for my parents to finish. Staff and service was good with one waitress best described as a character. This is at least the third time time we have been here so they must be doing a lot right.

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Thank Les C
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Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

A good menu, well cooked and presented. I had the vegetarian option of wild mushroom tart with salad and sweet potato fries. Completely delicious.

Thank Sarah B
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Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Went for Sunday Dinner with the family. The menu was not extensive but they had a few choices for roasts. The service was second to none, warm friendly and prompt. The meals were a fair size and although it wasn’t the best meat, the meal was cooked beautifully. A nice establishment.

Thank Lele_fields
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