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Emlyn Restaurant

Old London Road | At the Foot of Box Hill, Dorking RH5 6BY, England
+44 1306 884561
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Overview
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good17%
  • Average6%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“bread” (13 reviews)
“guinea fowl” (5 reviews)
“red mullet” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
££££
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LOCATION
Old London Road | At the Foot of Box Hill, Dorking RH5 6BY, England
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1 - 10 of 104 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

The reviews I had read had me prepared for a really good evening. Sadly my actual experience was the opposite We were celebrating our 10th year Wedding Anniversary which we had informed them in advance about. The welcome was non existent and the staff member...More

Thank Steve E
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A bit tricky as the food was good but the service was a bit? It seemed that only the head waiter knew what he was doing with the rest of the waiting staff was either new or had not a clue. Simple things like, we...More

1  Thank Allmac06
Reviewed 4 May 2018 via mobile

The food is very nice and well presented. The service was excellent - Jaoa was very attentive and friendly. The garden is lovely on a sunny day :)

Thank Emily_98a
Reviewed 2 April 2018

We came here on Saturday evening with great expectations, we were not disappointed and felt that this was one of the best restaurant meals that we’d had in a very long time. The restaurant looks stylish, the staff are helpful but not imposing. The menu...More

Thank SteveByfleet
Reviewed 3 March 2018

We arrived on a Saturday night at 7.30pm and at this time the restaurant was very quiet but it soon started to fill up. The service was good throughout the evening but the star of the show was the food.Truly memorable. All of the dishes...More

Thank dangerousCN
Reviewed 23 February 2018 via mobile

We visited with a group of friends for s birthday celebration. The food was phenomenal and service fantastic! A personal favourite was the cod and chorizo and the beef cheek. Would definitely recommend and will be visiting again. Thank you!

Thank Laura P
Reviewed 22 February 2018 via mobile

We had an amazing bespoke 8 (!) course meal here at the weekend. My husband had made special arrangements with the chef for a really wonderful birthday evening. Nothing was too much trouble for the fantastic Emlyn team. Our party of 10 had a few...More

Thank Sianya1
Reviewed 21 February 2018 via mobile

We were out to celebrate a friend’s birthday and did an 8 course taster menu. Both the food and service was superb! It is well worth a visit!

Thank Paul_Farnborough_UK
Reviewed 21 February 2018 via mobile

We visited the Emlyn restaurant last weekend for a friends birthday and the food was amazing. I became vegan about a month ago and this is the best meal I’ve eaten so far!! We chose the taster menu, each course looked and tasted really good....More

Thank lovetotravel1285
Reviewed 19 February 2018 via mobile

What a find! This smart and spacious dining room is the perfect environment for a dinner with friends. The staff were polite and helpful. The Food: This is the highlight (as it should be) and the reason for my 5 star rating. My Haggis and...More

Thank Richard C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Old London Road | At the Foot of Box Hill, Dorking RH5 6BY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Surrey  >  Dorking
  • Phone Number: +44 1306 884561
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