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Old Court Restaurant - CLOSED

8 Church Street, Colchester CO1 1NF, England
+44 1206 766700
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Overview
  • Excellent33%
  • Very good41%
  • Average20%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
27 Aug 2016
“Long wait for lunch”
2 Jun 2016
“Very handy last minute understudy!”
Restaurant Hours Closed
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Vegetarian Friendly
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££ - £££
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8 Church Street, Colchester CO1 1NF, England
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Reviewed 27 August 2016

The atmosphere at this cafe is very good, the location is very central, well positioned for the Mercury theatre. However, todays lunch service was far from satisfactory. If you are planning on a quick lunch here order a sandwich rather than anything more complicated as...More

1  Thank Benniskeeper
Reviewed 2 June 2016

We were going to the Mercury but were unable to eat there due to a private function. So we popped in here and had a very enjoyable light lunch! Nice place, we will be back!

Thank James M
Reviewed 18 April 2016

Very reasonable good service and quick..had bean burger was huge could not finsih all in all would recommend

Thank Lulu2010186338
Reviewed 15 April 2016

Wonderful choice of lunches, paninis, jackets, open sandwiches salads etc etc. Divine homemade cakes too.

Thank lorelee B
Reviewed 11 April 2016

We popped in for a quick breakfast before a kids' show at the Arts Centre and were pleasantly surprised. Bacon sarnies and toast went down very well, but would definitely go back for the full English. Good prices, friendly staff and a handy location in...More

1  Thank Jane H
Reviewed 19 February 2016 via mobile

We really enjoy lunch at the Old Court. There is a good range of lunch items available, including various all day breakfast options. There are also a mouth watering selection of cakes on offer. Affordable and tasty. Recommended.

Thank Lisa Marie F
Reviewed 3 January 2016

As a family we have been visiting this restaurant for years- on trips into town this is the go to spot to meet up for lunch before continuing the arduous continuance of shopping! Simple food: Sandwiches, toasts etc. Plus normal English staples of Scampi &...More

Thank No_I_am_Spartacus
Reviewed 21 December 2015 via mobile

Pop in every now and again. Excellent beer! Friendly staff. Staff are very friendly. Owners have done a very nice job of creating a warm. Light. And happy bar

Thank alistair75
Reviewed 24 November 2015 via mobile

Lovely traditional style setting, with a light lunch menu. We visited for lunch so would expect many guests needing to get back to work, but service was very slow. When the drinks arrived the server spilt the milk, apologised, but didn't bother to clear it...More

Thank Andy E
Reviewed 16 August 2015

I have eaten at the court house a lot over the years, and what I like most is it never changes. The food is consistently nice. There is a selection of hot and cold dishes. The service is always good. If you like a traditional...More

Thank EssexWalker
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  • Address: 8 Church Street, Colchester CO1 1NF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Colchester
  • Phone Number: +44 1206 766700
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