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Brad Simpson

Lower Road, Hockley 01702 230278, England
+44 1702 230278
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good24%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (10 reviews)
“custard” (3 reviews)
“scones” (4 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 14:30All hours
British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Lower Road, Hockley 01702 230278, England
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41 - 50 of 117 reviews

Reviewed 12 June 2016 via mobile

We had booked a table for 14 for Sunday lunch , upon arrival the tables weren't set up for us and we were expected to dine on three separate tables hardly acceptable for a pre booking or a birthday celebration ! The tables were pushed...More

1  Thank Michelle P
Brad S, Owner at Brad Simpson, responded to this reviewResponded 25 June 2016

Hi Michelle Thank you for your feedback. I'm really sorry you had a bad experience. I did have a problem with service in general and now changed the management the manager Steve has left my business. Our Sunday roast is cooked fresh I don't know...More

Reviewed 10 June 2016

Called in for Sunday lunch without booking.Good menu and specials board.Food was well presented,and waitress attentive without being over fussy.Nice airy conditions in restaurant.

Thank Ian M
Brad S, Owner at Brad Simpson, responded to this reviewResponded 11 June 2016

Hi Ian Thanks for your great feedback and thanks for coming See you soon Brad

Reviewed 2 June 2016 via mobile

Visited for the first time today and opted for Afternoon Tea. It was scrumptious and the chocolate brownie, to die for. Huge pots of tea, which the waitress offered to refill without prompting and a proper takeaway box for those tasty morsels, we just couldn't...More

Thank Anita L
Brad S, Owner at Brad Simpson, responded to this reviewResponded 4 June 2016

Hi Anita Thank you for your lovely feedback I'm glad that you enjoyed Afternoon Tea with us. 😀 See you soon Brad 😀 X X

Reviewed 1 June 2016

We visited for the first time and were very impressed with the warm welcome we received and the afternoon tea was amazing! The staff were very friendly, lots of nice touches, my father has trouble standing and the wicker chairs just inside the door while...More

Thank karenJ1699AE
Brad S, Owner at Brad Simpson, responded to this reviewResponded 2 June 2016

Hi Karen I'm glad all was ok thank you for a lovely review we really appreciate your lovely comments. We hope to see you all soon. Kind Regards Brad Simpson

Reviewed 31 May 2016

We only just realised this place is open again. Popped in for a nice mid-day meal and it was great. Friendly service and a quickly delivered plate of food. Will definitely be going back some day soon.

Thank Matthew G
Brad S, Owner at Brad Simpson, responded to this reviewResponded 2 June 2016

Thanks for coming and your lovely comments. Hope to see you all soon Kind Regards Brad Simpson 😀😀😍😍

Reviewed 29 May 2016

I pre-booked a table for 5 for Sunday of bank holiday weekend. On arrival it took some time before we were greeted and told 'I think that's your table'. It wasn't laid up just a mug with knives, folks etc. Given menus, ask if we...More

1  Thank Joanne D
Brad S, Owner at Brad Simpson, responded to this reviewResponded 31 May 2016

Hi I was not at the restaurant on Sunday. I'm very dissappointed that your experience was not up to our high standards. One of our chefs had a bereavement in there family so our manager had to go in the kitchen so the team out...More

Reviewed 21 May 2016

This restaurant is now owned by a friend of our nephew so I took a disabled friend there today for lunch. Our nephew had strongly recommended it to us. There were 6 adults and 1 child at 3 tables when we arrived. The sign said...More

3  Thank Pamela L
Brad S, Owner at Brad Simpson, responded to this reviewResponded 23 May 2016

Hi Pamela I'm very dissappointed with this review please feel free to discuss your issues by email As I wasn't on site on the day in question If you could email me on info@bradsimpsons.co.uk Look forward to hearing from you. Kind Regards Brad Brad Simpson...More

Reviewed 19 May 2016

As this place is fairly local to us we have been watching Facebook and delighted when the opening was announced. Nice bright clean venue lots of room for wheelchairs and walking frames! We have a prawn wrap, Victoria sponge teas and coffees all quickly served...More

Thank Dave D
Brad S, Owner at Brad Simpson, responded to this reviewResponded 23 May 2016

Hi Dave Thanks for your lovely feedback 😀 Hope to see you soon Thanks Brad 😀

Reviewed 4 May 2016 via mobile

Went to the Salting on the bank holiday with friends, very nice tasty lunch much better food now Brad Simpson has taken over and his team. Defo a revisit on the cards. Thanks again Grant

1  Thank Crickers
Brad S, Owner at Brad Simpson, responded to this reviewResponded 6 May 2016

Hi Grant Thanks for the great review I'm glad all went well see you soon Brad 😍😍😍😍😍

Reviewed 24 April 2016

We thought we would give Brad Simpson at the saltings a try for our Sunday roast. The waiting staff were friendly and attentive. Particularly good with my little boy. The food was delicious, good portions, fresh and reasonably priced. My little boy was especially pleased...More

2  Thank aidan754
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23 May 2017|
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Response from Brad S | Property representative |
Hi Roger The costs were so high to keep it going Kind Regards Brad
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$26
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Validated Parking
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 16:00
12:00 - 14:30
12:00 - 14:30
12:00 - 14:30
12:00 - 14:30
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lower Road, Hockley 01702 230278, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Hockley
  • Phone Number: +44 1702 230278
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