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Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Bar, British, Pub
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Table Service
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Reviewed 29 January 2021

The chicken and leek pie was exceptional! Even though served in a take-away foil container it was very good and will be ordering again. The value is very good and I am looking forward to the day when we can have a nice relaxed meal...More

Date of visit: January 2021
Reviewed 26 October 2020 via mobile

Had a lovely afternoon beer on tap was incredible, moretti, shipyard etc, 4 of us had food all different meals all perfect and the desert was lovely, and the staff couldn’t ask for better service.

Date of visit: October 2020
Reviewed 26 October 2020 via mobile

We came with friends so had to sit outside under the heated gazebo. We brought blankets but didn’t need them as it was lovely and cosy. We all had a roast which was excellent and clean plates all round. The staff were very attentive and...More

Date of visit: October 2020
Reviewed 26 October 2020

We visited here with the family for Sunday lunch and we weren't disappointed. Very tasty beef, lovely gravy and the Yorkshires were as good as my mum's! and there was plenty of it. We could see they were extremely busy but the staff were excellent...More

Date of visit: October 2020
Reviewed 25 October 2020

The Cricketers, to which I have been going for many years, has been adapted to government Covid rules very well. It is very clean indeed with screens and protocols in place. On this visit, service was not that good. We booked an early Sunday lunch...More

Date of visit: October 2020
Reviewed 25 October 2020 via mobile

Excellent roast lamb. Ran out of beef but they accommodated us with lamb. Lovely homemade Yorkshire and veg

Date of visit: October 2020
Reviewed 22 October 2020

The Burgers are some of the best available in Essex , if not England . All the food , service , music , dog friendly ... was par excellence . Bravo to The Cricketers Arms... A first class job all round ..!

Date of visit: October 2020
Reviewed 16 September 2020

Were visiting a garden nearby and decided to have lunch at The Cricketers Arms. Pleased to see that Covid rules were being well applied ! Sat outside in the sunshine - very pleasant - as was the lunch - typical Pub Grub but fine !...More

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 26 March 2020

A nice cosy pub, Traditional/Original style. Restaurant can be booked ahead to double as great event/entertainment space for small groups, Tables outside for the sun and small garden with shade at the side/back Occasional Beer Festivals in the summer

Date of visit: March 2020
Reviewed 4 February 2020 via mobile

We visited this pub two weeks ago for a lunchtime drink. We found the pub very welcoming and cosy and loved how they are really dog friendly. We decided to return the following weekend with friends for lunch. We were not disappointed, the starters of...More

Date of visit: February 2020
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5 June 2019|
Response from Abermum | Property representative |
Hello, Thank you for your enquiry. We can serve some gluten free dishes, but pleased be advised that all food is prepared in a kitchen where gluten and other food allergens are present. When booking it is best to advise you... More
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  • The Cricketers Arms is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 4
    • Service: 4
    • Value: 4
    • Atmosphere: 4