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Hall Farm Cafe Restaurant

Church Rd | Next to Stratford Saint Mary, Colchester CO7 6LS, England
+44 1206 323600
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good30%
  • Average6%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“cake” (33 reviews)
“liver” (15 reviews)
“cheese scone” (7 reviews)
Open Now
09:00 - 17:00 Hours
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
££ - £££
Church Rd | Next to Stratford Saint Mary, Colchester CO7 6LS, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Everything about this place really is lovely! This was our first (but won't be our last!) visit to this cafe and we were not disappointed. The staff are super friendly and efficient and we were made to feel welcome as soon as we stepped in...More

Thank HettyBet
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Found this place enroute to Suffolk and had a superb breakfast in a lovely location. Couldn’t be faulted!

Thank UpmnsterGraham
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful location. I cycled here specifically for the kippers on the breakfast menu. These were available, came quickly and well presented. Service was very friendly. Tasted amazing, what a treat! The place also had a great array of multi-layer cakes all made on site. They...More

Thank Theconc
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely surroundings and good food. Service is good and the farm, although small and basic, is a bit of good fun for the family Will visit again

Thank MrReam1959
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have visited this restaurant a number of times. The building is lovely and the free farm trail is nice for the children. The food is generally nice but I do feel the prices are a little high for the food they serve. Usually I...More

3  Thank Lucy W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

ate here with 3 friends today . we all had the ploughmans which was very nice . strangely though they had no salad cream even though they are serving salads !!!!!! the restaurant itself is extremely noisy . very echoey since the extention has been...More

Thank sheils123
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had food here many times. Very good food. Very good service. Lovely views a and a nice walk round to see the animals. Farm shop very nice and good value duck eggs on sale

Thank linkenkd
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

For what is advertised as a family friendly farm and restaurant I am disgusted to hear of my mum’s experience today. She was asked to leave your restaurant because she was giving my 1 year old son his packed lunch. Who in their right mind...More

3  Thank Charly I
HallFarmRestaurant, Manager at Hall Farm Cafe Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to post a review of your mothers visit to Hall Farm. Firstly I would like to point out that your mother was not asked to leave only to order a sandwich from our children's menu. To avoid this unpleasantness...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited mid-afternoon for a celebratory coffee and cake for a work college end of exams. 7 of us total, all enjoyed our visit. Cakes were amazing, actually made us say “wow” as we walked past the counter. Lovely farm trail which was a good laugh...More

Thank Emma A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We enjoyed a lovely lunch, Hall Farm Salad followed by the biggest slice of lemon cake that we had to share. Friendly staff and overlooks the local farm.

Thank Wendy R
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Questions & Answers
John J
9 October 2017|
Response from HallFarmRestaurant | Property representative |
Good morning, we do not serve non alcoholic beer, we do however have a very extensive soft drinks menu.
4 October 2017|
Response from HallFarmRestaurant | Property representative |
Good Afternoon Maureen, Thank you for your question...I can't believe we're talking Christmas already! Our Christmas Menu is now available to preview on our website. Unfortunately we do not open evenings unless for private... More
24 January 2017|
Response from HallFarmRestaurant | Property representative |
Although we do not allow dogs within the restaurant or shop, we do have outside seating in the courtyard of the restaurant area and also a free farm trail where dogs are most welcome as long as they are kept on a lead. If... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, View, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Church Rd | Next to Stratford Saint Mary, Colchester CO7 6LS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Colchester
  • Phone Number: +44 1206 323600
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