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The Green Room

51 North Hill | North Hill Hotel, Colchester CO1 1PY, England
+44 1206 574001
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good30%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
££ - £££
51 North Hill | North Hill Hotel, Colchester CO1 1PY, England
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Reviewed 2 February 2018 via mobile

Been here a few times with work, service is quick and the food is quite inventive. Decor is nice and a good space outdoors to eat

Thank hbridge2016
Reviewed 24 January 2018

A lovely setting with spacious seating, not too close to,other tables. good quality delicious meals served very professionally. I Will come again.

Thank FuerteloverEssex
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Not an interesting place to eat,rather like a canteen. The chef tries but cannot compete against the lack- lustre atmosphere & chatty waitresses.

Thank Felicity J
Reviewed 11 January 2018 via mobile

Popped in before going to The Mercury Theatre, staff very accommodating, only wanted something light, both meals very good value and to told when paying as going to the theatre allowed 10 percent off, which we were unaware of, shows how good the staff were....More

Thank Stephen B
Reviewed 10 January 2018

Interesting place for relaxed long lunches. Good facilities for small groups/parties. The menu had a good range and vegetarians are well catered for. Seems very popular with older customers who always are good at finding a good deal.

Thank Tony M
Reviewed 7 January 2018

I went to ths restaurant as part of a works Christmas dinner. The team had been there the previous year and had said it was very good. They did not seem over busy so I was both surprised and disappointed by the long wait -...More

Thank Carol K
Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

We came here for lunch before Christmas. The restaurant is attractive and modern, the menu was traditional with a twist. The "nibbles" were very substantial portions - more like a starter.

Thank By_Sharon
Reviewed 23 December 2017

With a table of six booked we were looking forward to our post theatre meal as we were all very hungry. We arrived to a very welcoming area to have a coffee as we were early for our table and waiting for further guests and...More

Thank heather_rigg
Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

Over 20 of us attended a Christmas Lunch at the Green Room and I have to say both the food and service were excellent. The quality of the food was exceptional, the roast beef I had melted in the mouth. The staff were helpful and...More

Thank MikeSonja
ColchesterRob, Owner at The Green Room, responded to this reviewResponded 11 December 2017

Thanks very much for this. It always gives the staff a boost to hear that their hard work at Christmas is well received. We look forward too welcoming you back soon.. Rob

Reviewed 1 December 2017 via mobile

The venue is really welcoming. Friendly staff. The food was good and reasonably priced. The wine list is interesting. I would recommend this for a night out

Thank Susi J
ColchesterRob, Owner at The Green Room, responded to this reviewResponded 11 December 2017

Thanks Susi I'm glad you enjoyed it. See you again soon I hope. Rob

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Questions & Answers
David T
15 August 2018|
Response from GreenRoom01 | Property representative |
Hi David, We offer an Angelo Poretti on tab and a selection of bottle beers: peroni, estrella, sol, doombar, adnams southwold
Jennifer P
27 January 2017|
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Response from soniajane63farrell | Reviewed this property |
no but smart casual would be fine.
keith b
2 November 2015|
Response from GreenRoom01 | Property representative |
Good Afternoon, sorry if your having difficulties making a reservation on line we use the opentable restaurant reservation system. If you would like to call us direct on 01206 574001 we would be pleased to make your... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$46
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 17:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 51 North Hill | North Hill Hotel, Colchester CO1 1PY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Colchester
  • Phone Number: +44 1206 574001
  • E-mail
  • This restaurant is at The North Hill Hotel
Set within The North Hill Hotel, our AA rosette restaurant The Green Room offers some of the finest food in Colchester. Our 'Modern British' menu utilises the best locally sourced produce ranging from rare breed meat to fresh fish from Mersea Island and compliments our 50 bottle wine list. Our traditional Sunday roasts are not to be missed and Al Fresco dining is now available in our contemporary court yard.
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