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British, Pub, Bar
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Vegetarian Friendly
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Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The garden area is a complete mess looks like the patio hasn't been cleaned in 10 years. Th toilets have urine everywhere. I wouldn't attempt to eat in here judging by the conditions I have personally encountered. I would not recommend.

Date of visit: May 2024
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Reviewed 28 April 2024

This is such a homely pub and does the most delicious home made roast ! Cannot fault a single thing . Staff went above and beyond to carer for us . Big portions too ! Will definitely be returning . Thank you again

Date of visit: April 2024
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Reviewed 3 March 2024

Omg. Amazing. Came for a special birthday meal with all the family. Food was amazing. Must go hungry as portions huge! Wines and beers were really reasonably priced. But the main thing was the food was really extra special. High end gorma standard, each meal/starter...was so fresh and unique. And big! Even had an absolutely delicious vegetarain option. Loved the free pool table , just a little extra and although too cold to be outside we had a little look in the garden and can't wait to sit in it in the summer. And the service was fab , lovely atmosphere. Can't wait to go back... such a wonderful evening... Thank you ! xxxMore

Date of visit: March 2024
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Reviewed 11 February 2024 via mobile

Fantastic service and the Sunday roast was superb! Good quality ingredients and lots of them! I had the trio, which was pork, beef and lamb, with all the trimmings. Little disappointed about the little yorkshire pud, but apart from that, all good. Would recommend and...we will be going back.More

Date of visit: February 2024
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Reviewed 9 February 2024

Had a big event here and the staff were so accommodating. Food was lovely and they went out of their way to make sure we had a lovely afternoon. Highly recommend!

Date of visit: February 2024
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Reviewed 27 January 2024

Amazing food and amazing customer service. Came here with family for dinner whilst on a weekend away and would 100% come back here. Would definitely recommend to anyone. And it’s dog friendly! Everything was lovely thank you! X

Date of visit: January 2024
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Reviewed 27 January 2024

10/10, lovely food, speedy, attentive and excellent service. Dog friendly. Very stylish interior. Would defo recommend and come again.

Date of visit: January 2024
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Reviewed 3 November 2023

Post funeral buffet for 30 people well-catered for by helpful staff. We had the whole bar to ourselves and it suited the occasion very well. Good value too.

Date of visit: November 2023
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Reviewed 6 September 2023

Our food was delicious. Our bowls of tagliatelle were huge and very tasty. My husband said his steak was one of the best he’s ever had. Good value and good service and the food was nice and hot.

Date of visit: September 2023
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Reviewed 24 July 2023

Come here for a live music even with Nicola Collins as the singer. We had a little bite to eat which the food was devine the atmosphere was friendly and welcoming and the staff couldn’t do enough for everyone. I know that the new owners...have taken over and are working toward refurbishing and new menus etc. exciting things re ahead and I will be visiting often.More

Date of visit: July 2023
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Reviewed 24 July 2023 via mobile

Me and the family decided to go here for a Sunday dinner and it was divine, since then I have visited here a few more times and it is a hidden little gem as they have a spacious beer garden and the have events from...time to time and themed things, the menu is always changing and the portions are a good size, I recently went back and they was doing a bbq in the garden with home made smash burgers also the coleslaw was made fresh and home made, had a great taste. Sadly didn’t take any pics of the recent time as I ate it before remembering lol 👍👍More

Date of visit: October 2022
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Reviewed 6 July 2023

Thank you to everyone at Hare and Hounds for looking after us following a family funeral. Although this pub is undergoing refurbishment and the kitchen not fully open they made up a menu especially for us and looked after us so well. Food was lovely...and fresh and a fantastic range of drinks and coffee. Will visit again soon, hopefuflly in happier circumstances, we wish you all the very best. Trish BMore

Date of visit: July 2023
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Reviewed 2 April 2023 via mobile

Attended family party at pub, what lovely staff couldn't do enough for us. Buffet was delicious and plenty of food/choice

Date of visit: April 2023
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Reviewed 15 January 2023

Last minute decision to find a pub that offered a roast, and what a great result. Having been offered the choice of 3 meats, our meals were delicious. Portions sizes were extremely generous, plates were hot and all condiments were available. A friendly and efficient...service will mean that we will be returning. Well done team. Wishing you all the very best in your new venture!More

Date of visit: January 2023
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Reviewed 29 September 2022 via mobile

Visited this lovely pub on Tuesday and just wanted to say how lovely the barmaid was. It was so busy but she found the time to welcome us all. We asked her to play some music in memory of someone special and she played every...song we asked for.... with a smile. Thank you xMore

Date of visit: September 2022
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The Hare and Hounds Braintree is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4
  • Service: 4
  • Value: 4
  • Atmosphere: 5