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The Old Siege House Bar and Brasserie

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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Here at The Old Siege House Bar and Brasserie we provide an a la carte dining experience in an ambient atmosphere at a very reasonable price. If you are looking for quality food, book your table today! Specials on Friday and Saturday evenings. Come and try our set lunch menus, £12.45 for two courses, £14.95 For three courses Tuesday-Saturday Lunch. £16.95 For two courses and £19.95 For three courses on Sunday lunch.
PRICE RANGE
US$7 - US$37
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
CUISINES
European, British, Contemporary
FEATURES
Seating, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Had a family lunch here, the staff were very welcoming and very professional. We chose from the a la carte menu, although there was also a good value fixed price menu (three courses for £15.99). We shared a tapas selection for starters, all very tasty...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank AndyE402
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have been looking for a decent roast out for years and I think I have finally found it! The roast sirloin beef was cooked to perfection, the Yorkshire’s were homemade light and crispy, nice veg and roast potatoes although the gravy was a little...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank sammylapp1
Darren L, Owner at The Old Siege House Bar and Brasserie, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi Sammy -- thank you for taking the time to leave a lovely review regarding your recent visit. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your meal with us so much. We look forward to being able to welcome you back again soon 😊🍴...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We haven't visited The siege house for many years but we were looking for somewhere different to go for a meal with friends. The staff were welcoming friendly and efficient, The food was very very good and we will definitely be returning. We had the...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank val555_12
Darren L, Owner at The Old Siege House Bar and Brasserie, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi Val. Thank you so much for taking the time to leave your thoughts on your experience with us. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your meal so much. We hope that we will have the pleasure of welcoming you back again soon....More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely place .Very clean and very cozy.Historical old building .Very kind staff.Highly recommended!Food is 5stars!!!Thank you !

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank 357jevgeniad
Darren L, Owner at The Old Siege House Bar and Brasserie, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for your feedback and review, we are glad you enjoyed your visit. See you again soon! 😊🍴 ~ The Old Siege House

Reviewed 16 January 2019

A good selection Set Lunch Menu at a great price. Pleasant and attentive staff. Nice Period setting.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank barnard1955
Darren L, Owner at The Old Siege House Bar and Brasserie, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hello. Thank you for your lovely comments and for taking the time to review your visit. We are so very pleased you enjoyed your meal with us 😊🍴 ~ The Old Siege House

Reviewed 15 January 2019 via mobile

Booked via email and needed to make changes so a few emails were sent, replies were prompt and polite. The service and the food was great and the waitress was good with the children. I would definitely visit again if we are in Colchester again.More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank dwarfer-bob
Darren L, Owner at The Old Siege House Bar and Brasserie, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hello. Thank you so much for taking the time to leave your thoughts on your experience with us. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your visit. We hope that we will have the pleasure of welcoming you back to Colchester again soon. 😊🍴...More

Reviewed 21 December 2018 via mobile

Had lunch here the week before Xmas. The restaurant was busy as expected so close to Xmas, but the staff remained calm, polite and professional in the face of such a full house. The menu was a special December menu, so a slightly reduced choice...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank AndyE402
Darren L, Owner at The Old Siege House Bar and Brasserie, responded to this reviewResponded 7 January 2019

Hi Andy. Thank you very much for your recommendation. We are glad you enjoyed your evening with us and look forward to seeing you again soon 😊🍴~ The Old Siege House

Reviewed 20 December 2018 via mobile

We had the most relaxed lunch with old school friends and spent most of the the afternoon in the warm and cozy surroundings. Lovely atmosphere and wonderfully friendly and accommodating staff. The food was to die for; truly scrumptious, warming and filling on a cold...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank gardening-diva
Darren L, Owner at The Old Siege House Bar and Brasserie, responded to this reviewResponded 7 January 2019

Thank you for recommending us. We are very glad you enjoyed your meal and we look forward to seeing you again soon 😊🍴 ~ The Old Siege House

Reviewed 19 December 2018

Excellent from start to finish. Good service. Excellent food despite over 100 covers - hot and served all together. Very impressed. V friendly. Well done Siege House :)More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Bianca C
Darren L, Owner at The Old Siege House Bar and Brasserie, responded to this reviewResponded 7 January 2019

Hi Bianca. Thank you for taking the time to leave a lovely review regarding your recent visit. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed the evening so much. We look forward to being able to welcome you back again soon 😊🍴 ~ The Old...More

Reviewed 11 December 2018 via mobile

My colleagues and I visited the Siege House for our Christmas lunch. The menu was very good; plenty of variety and a good price. Staff were very attentive and polite. I chose spinach and pine nut lasagne followed by chocolate brownie, which were both delicious....More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank IceGemzB
Darren L, Owner at The Old Siege House Bar and Brasserie, responded to this reviewResponded 7 January 2019

Thank you for taking the time to leave a lovely review regarding your recent visit. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed the evening so much. We look forward to being able to welcome you back again soon 😊🍴 ~ The Old Siege

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Response from Clive1234x | Reviewed this property |
Yes, book to be sure of a table when you want it
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