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The Hanover Inn

65 Church Street, Harwich CO12 3DR, England
+44 1255 502927
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good21%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lamb” (7 reviews)
“parsnips” (2 reviews)
“cottage pie” (3 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 23:00 Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
65 Church Street, Harwich CO12 3DR, England
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Reviewed today

First time to visit this 300 year old pub, it certainly had that historic feeling. Clean. nicely set out dining area, comfy chairs, and decor in keeping with the past. The food was excellent and delicious, after a long wait. Extremely pleasant man in charge...More

1  Thank jasminelove11
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Took a trip to the newly refurbished Hanover pub in Harwich today as andi has 're done their website....try it folks the food was great 7 veg Sunday roast I had a mix so beef chicken and lamb on my plate wonderful....the gravy was so...More

Thank Andrea H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came here a couple of times during the Sea Shanty Weekend. It’s had a big refit since we were last here. If I’m honest I found it a bit dark and drab. But the atmosphere was as warm and vibrant as ever! A great pub...More

Thank gossyboy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I’d give this place 10 stars if I could, they certainly deserve it! Gorgeous food, beautiful real ales. The staff are so helpful. The recent bar refurbishment looks incredible! Definitely the nicest looking bar around!!

Thank Behappyaslarry
Reviewed 8 October 2018

Me and my friends wanted to go somewhere nice for food, instead of flocking to the local Wetherspoons and getting a Luke warn burger with a end of barrel pint. We decided to book The Hanover. It was my first time eating here and I...More

Thank robertoxborrow
Reviewed 8 October 2018

Two hungry people ate what looked and tasted like a nome made Sunday lunch. Crispy roasted potatoes, green veggies, tender lamb, cauliflower cheese, carrots, stuffing, Yorkshire pudding and much more. Totally stuffed. A large glass of wine and some water and juice to wash it...More

Thank greedyguts370
Reviewed 17 September 2018

very good food and service i would say it is the best sunday dinner i have eaten in a pub i would highly recomend the hannover inn very good thank you

Thank squid10
Reviewed 8 September 2018

We took our Danish visitors to dinner at the Hanover public house Friday evening. There was 18 of us in total. The meals were all ready and served together even though there were so many variations on food. The food was piping hot which is...More

Thank sandra r
Reviewed 25 August 2018

As part of our monthly programme in August we have. a walk in August from the the High Lighrhose Lower Marine Parapde along prom to Harwich finishing with a well earned drink and meal. This year we decided to eat at Hanover we thought it...More

Thank Tooty113
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

Not sure what to say, place was recommended by a friend. For the price (gastro pub prices, but far short of the quality)

1  Thank Rod G
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15 May 2017|
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Response from Ian C | Reviewed this property |
The nearest restaurant to the port is the Mayflower, which is good value, but personally I would go further in to Harwich and go to The Hanover Inn.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff, Buffet, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 65 Church Street, Harwich CO12 3DR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Harwich
  • Phone Number: +44 1255 502927
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