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La Bottega - CLOSED

Barleylands Farm Barleylands Road, Billericay CM11 2UD, England
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Overview
  • Excellent28%
  • Very good12%
  • Average16%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible36%
19 Dec 2015
“DISGUSTING”
6 Dec 2015
“Absolutely dreadful”
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
Cafe, Mediterranean, British, Italian, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
££ - £££
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LOCATION
Barleylands Farm Barleylands Road, Billericay CM11 2UD, England
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Reviewed 19 December 2015

I have never been moved to write a negative review before but this restaurant truly deserves to be named and shamed for the swill that it serves. The owners of this cafe / restaurant obviously work very hard on tracking down the cheapest possible 'food'...More

Thank jodier260
Reviewed 6 December 2015 via mobile

The website is completely misleading. The pictures suggest is is an Italian cafe. They show antipasti and pictures of lovely food. In reality it is a shabby canteen style venue serving chips beans and various other fried foods. The menu on the board was covered...More

Thank Cambs11
Reviewed 7 November 2015

Very poor , I should not have payed for the meal . we were there on one of there special event evenings. supposedly an Italian night . it was a set meal but as it turned out there were no alternatives offered for any one...More

Thank Darren W
Reviewed 6 August 2015

Had two meals here, breakfast which was at best average, we had cold bacon, complained and a small amount of warmer bacon came over, we were told there was more to follow but it never materialised, quite disappointing, especially at the price paid, and then...More

Thank Gary534
Reviewed 2 August 2015 via mobile

My Parents came to visit us so we thought we would check out the restaurant whilst at Barleylands. The serving staff had no idea how much items cost and didn't even offer to found out(!) No menus available. There were lots of wasps around outside...More

2  Thank Jay_Wymondham
Reviewed 31 July 2015

We ordered and waited. The guy on drinks forgot one of the coffees. Woman came back to ask again what paninis we wanted. Waited ages and when they came they were burnt. Made them do it again and waited again. Meanwhile we heard them being...More

Thank Matthew G
Reviewed 22 June 2015

.queued for ages but no explanation given. Complained to "man" worker and was ignored and he seemed to think it funny. Just kept speaking in Italian with staff. Tables brimming over ..no attempt to clear the used dishes away and I was there for longer...More

Thank Chris U
Reviewed 6 June 2015 via mobile

Breakfasts are average and priced at the higher end for the local market, although the location is good and Barleylands Farm is beautiful. The most annoying thing however is that the opening times on Saturdays seem to vary by when they can be bothered to...More

Thank BasildonHammer
Reviewed 21 May 2015

A really good place to eat, children's menu available. Menu is varied and food very tasty. How they do so much so quickly is commendable. Very tasty, good to have the choice of eating inside or out.

Thank colchesterain
Reviewed 26 April 2015

La Bottega is a very roomy cafe on the Barleylands Craft Village site just on the outskirts of Billericay. It's a little gem - it has a good menu with a good variety of English food/ dishes. But the Italian offerings are really excellent. The...More

Thank BenYorkie
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  • Address: Barleylands Farm Barleylands Road, Billericay CM11 2UD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Billericay
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