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The Cranleigh

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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner

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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ate there last week. The food was lukewarm and veg undercooked. Pudding was stodgy. Staff mostly pleasant, well the younger ones anyway. Heard good things about the cranleigh but wouldn't go again. Overall, gave impression of it being chef's night off as it really was...More

Date of visit: March 2019
3  Thank vlancey2019
Christine M, Owner at The Cranleigh, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to review your visit to our restaurant, we appreciate all feedback so that we can continue to make any improvements. We pride ourselves on offering a high level of service, alongside good quality food at The Cranleigh, which is...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My Son booked The Cranleigh in Hornchurch for my 70th Birthday Bash. He hired the Banqueting Suite. Christine (the owner) has an eye for detail and likes everything to be perfect for her customers. The Venue is absolutely lovely and perfect for special occasions and...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Barbara C
Reviewed 12 February 2019 via mobile

We visited here with an older gentleman who is a loyal customer in our coffee shop. We were 3 young ladies with an older man and I'm sure we confused the waiting staff. But they could not have been better. The food was just to...More

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank lanajaynecopping
Reviewed 5 February 2019

Took friends for their first visit to the Cranleigh which they loved. The Smoked salmon and prawn starter was not only beautifully presented but tasted delightful as well. One of our friends had the duck for his main meal and couldn't stop commenting how it...More

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank JR5995
Reviewed 31 January 2019 via mobile

Just had delicious Lamb Provençal & Surf & Seer, generous portions & then ‘from the trolley’ dessert treats - do love seeing the choices! The Avocado pear & prawn starters were yummy & refreshing too. Professional service as always. A Beautiful Shiraz wine & a...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Linda-CharlieB
Reviewed 25 January 2019 via mobile

We have used this restaurant for a few years now and have always enjoyed nice meals here. Tonight was no exception we were here with my in laws to have a meal and enjoy the entertainment a male singer called Ashley.He was very good and...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Sightsee742777
Reviewed 16 January 2019 via mobile

I have been a regular visitor to The Cranleigh for many years now and can commend both the delicious food and the outstanding service we always receive! On our most recent visit (a special birthday for a family member) we had the pleasure of being...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank Caroline B
Reviewed 15 January 2019 via mobile

Went here for Sunday lunch to celebrate my sister's birthday, The manager was very good when we had a problem with our table, the staff are very pleasant Personally I thought the best bit was the sweet trolley, beautifully sweets Although the surroundings are very...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank 723sandray
Reviewed 15 January 2019 via mobile

A Sunday Roast date with the Good Lady celebrating 23yrs of me being cancer-free. As always the staff attention (without being obtrusive) and service was exceptional. The fixed menu provided ample choice, and the selection of desserts were to die for. The service we had...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank thart802106
Reviewed 14 January 2019 via mobile

We visited The Cranleigh with some friends following a recommendation. I have to say we were not disappointed. Immediately you feel welcomed by all the staff. Food is fantastic. There was 4 of us & we all chose different meals and were all impressed. Portion...More

Date of visit: January 2019
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23 May 2018|
Response from Christine M | Property representative |
The restaurant can be quiet or busy - it just depends on the bookings - no two days are alike. Please call and you can ask how busy your chosen date is prior to making a booking. Obviously it changes right up to the evening... More
14 December 2017|
Response from TheCranleigh | Property representative |
Good afternoon Thank you for your enquiry. We only serve afternoon teas at private functions, however we do sell gift vouchers for dining in our restaurant. The restaurant opens for dinner Tuesday to Saturday evenings from... More
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