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Sheesh at Ye Olde Kings Head

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High Road, Chigwell, England
+44 20 8559 1155
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Chelmsford, United Kingdom
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1,175 reviews
565 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 429 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

This place is managed really well they make you feel welcome from the time you walk in. The general manager who used to look after people in the VIP room deserves his new position he is absolutely excellent and the owners should be proud of having this true leader who really knows how to look after his clients as soon... More 

Thank Martino B
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

My friend and I decided to visit Sheesh for food as a treat for my birthday. I called to arrange my booking and was asked if I was wearing trainers as there was a dress code. I told them I was dressed smart but had a cap on and was told that was okay. On arrival I was told by... More 

Thank kiersaint
Greater London, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Reviewed this restaurant when I went on a dinner date and gave it a high rating I went today for a lunch with a friend and I had a completely different experience. The food was still tasty we didn't order starters but had to wait for the bread that comes with your meal in the end we had to ask... More 

Thank A K
Level Contributor
10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Went for a romantic meal for two at Sheesh - the food was out of this world and service was fantastic. Greeted at the door by two people, coats taken and offered a drink in the bar first before we took to our table. After our meal we went upstairs to the bar where they had live music and open... More 

Thank Lee C
London, UK
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23 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I've been a regular since it opened but prices have just got a bit too silly. Today five of us went for lunch, two courses and no booze. Bill was £260 with service automatically added. Pleasant waiting staff and good food, however, it seems they've become rather a victim of their own success now. Casting a cursory glance over the... More 

2 Thank Woodcote75
London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Having been here several times before as a couple we pre booked our daughters 18th for 8 people and at £440 (starters and main no dessert or coffee) this was the most expensive and worst meal ever for a birthday. We weren't allowed to take a cake in and weren't allowed to take 3 helium balloons in. After the meal... More 

4 Thank ByronandSheryl
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26 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

have been going To Sheesh since it opened and have always loved the food and the ambience and getting dressed up for the occasion got there the Friday before Christmas and was told 3 times, our table was only from 7-9 which we knew anyway By 7.40 we had been given our starters and main course, the waiter that took... More 

2 Thank moneyrosie
Essex, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I visited Sheesh to celebrate a birthday. Its first impressions are impressive with its gated entrance, and valet parking. As you walk through the entrance gardens, you can see that its all about presentation and image. As we had not booked, and it was a lunch time, the front of house greeted us and asked us if we would care... More 

1 Thank 65ledge
London, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I've been to Sheesh at Ye Olde Kings Head several times.Food is always better than good as is the service.The staff is always friendly at this important neighborhood restaurant. Great vibes!

Thank issacwallis
Swansea County, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Always enjoy a meal at Sheesh! Whenever I visit my sister it is always a must that we go back there. The lamb kebab is amazing and the dream cakes are to die for! There's always great live music in the bar upstairs which is nice for a few cocktails. Looking forward to returning!

3 Thank Beckyd3003

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Mediterranean, European, Turkish
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: High Road, Chigwell, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Chigwell
  • Phone Number: +44 20 8559 1155
Postcode: IG7 6QA Tel: +44 (0) 208 559 1155

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?