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Number 50 - CLOSED

50 Birmingham Road, Alcester B49 5EP, England
+44 1789 762764
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good18%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
26 Jul 2016
“Family meal ”
5 Nov 2015
“Loved this place”
Restaurant Hours Closed
British, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
50 Birmingham Road, Alcester B49 5EP, England
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1 - 10 of 213 reviews

Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

Visited the restaurant for Father's Day My husband is a bit fussy with food but it was lovely and service was excellent to will be returning

Thank Flairwith F
Reviewed 5 November 2015

This was a magical find and has since closed. the owner was a great host and would look forward to any other restaurant he opens soon. the chef was excellent so sorry it is not open now

Thank tanya_turner69
Reviewed 27 October 2015

Nothing to tell you this place is closed!! We traveled all the way from Worcester, to find its closed down, not good please inform people you are closed so you don't waste there time..

3  Thank Andrew W
Reviewed 26 October 2015 via mobile

This underused restaurant was absolutely fantastic! It was underused because it had the reputation of being expensive which was far from true! The food was so good it could have been higher priced. So very sad that it closed, there's nowhere to match it in...More

Thank Josie P
Reviewed 23 September 2015

We have been several times to No 50 and the menu is always interesting and varied. It is always delicious well presented and the staff are friendly and happy to chat. Happy to go back any time and would recommend any one to go.

Thank Vivien2411
Reviewed 6 September 2015

Unfortunately this restaurant is temporarily shut as it is being let again. However the previous management were excellent being very attentive with nothing being too much trouble. The food was excellent.

2  Thank colinalcester
Reviewed 30 August 2015

Been here several times, great food, great Sunday Lunch, good atmosphere, spot-on Chef & crew, would return every weekend if we could

Thank legrandbois-france
Reviewed 14 August 2015

Very nice decor, excellent food and great staff. Had a few meals here and would def go back for more. Great place for a romantic meal, Sunday lunch or afternoon tea

Thank claraskull
Reviewed 1 August 2015 via mobile

We came here for a second visit last weekend, this time taking my mum who was visiting with us. As before, the food quality is good and overall you get good value for money here.

Thank EvenDave
Reviewed 26 July 2015 via mobile

We love coming here. The food is outstanding, and it's such a special night out and not too expensive either. Service is impeccable, you are attended to but not rushed. Highly recommended.

Thank Slinky1976
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$14 - US$63
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 22:00
18:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 50 Birmingham Road, Alcester B49 5EP, England (Formerly Essence)
  • Public Transportation: Regular buses pass the door from Redditch and Stratford upon Avon.
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Warwickshire  >  Alcester
  • Phone Number: +44 1789 762764
  • E-mail
Modern British restaurant offering high quality, home made food using the finest local suppliers to enhance our offering. Essence has something for everyone with bespoke menus created for all occasions. From simple light breakfast to our stunning A la Carte menu and our extremely popular Sunday lunch which features our fantastic Sunday Roast Ragley Estate beef platter for 2 adults & 2 children at just £25.
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