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The White Hart

££ - £££, British,
Swan Lane | Margaretting Tye, Ingatestone CM4 9JX, England
+44 1277 840478
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good22%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pork” (6 reviews)
“house salad” (4 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 23:00 Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Swan Lane | Margaretting Tye, Ingatestone CM4 9JX, England
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
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1. Gin
"Absolutely lovely setting, beautiful food and Incredible gin menu."
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2. Wedding
"All in all a magnificent venue in a lovely setting"
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"Steak and Ale pie which he claimed was one of the finest he'd ever had"
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1 - 10 of 329 reviews

Reviewed today

The pub is located on a quiet country lane, surrounded by fields, very tranquil. Easy to access though as the A12 is only 5 minutes away by car. Friendly staff throughout and charming modernised old country pub interior, with lots of seating outside for warm...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

I ate lunch alone as I was driving long distance for a family event. I was greeted by friendly staff who made me feel welcome. My meal was generously portioned and well cooked with quality ingredients. I ate in the sunshine in a pleasant rural...More

Thank Anthony M
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The little room above the pub was so cosy. It was perfect for attending a wedding in Stock. It's newly decorated and very clean. Good facilities and a lovely big bathroom. Nice firm mattress on the bed too. I had a vegetarian breakfast in the...More

Thank Alexandra D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Sunday early evening visit. Fab roast dinner. The staff are super friendly as always. Lovely gardens for an outside drink and meal

Thank sashford79
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is one of my favourite places to eat. Lovely peaceful location. Service a little slow but very friendly. Good value food. Roast beef tasty although a little fatty. plenty of meat but not enough veg. Will definitely continue to come here

Thank Downba
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had previously attended the Beer Fest last year but a friend raved about the food so there with my Mum & Co tonight. Not disappointed at all. The food quality, service and cheery banter was great. A busy Thursday evening and all very well managed....More

Thank Allyson R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are looking for a romantic pub to while away the summer days, look no further than the White Hart. We visited for drinks and sat in the rear garden overlooking farm fields, a pond and a small lake. There was a pair of...More

Thank Robert T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent a delightful Saturday evening at the White Hart while visiting family in the area. Following drinks in the beautiful beer garden we came inside to have our meal which was mouth-wateringly delicious. The excellent choice of food made it very difficult to decide...More

Thank Trionac88
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My fiancée and I spent a wonderful day and night at The White Hart. The staff were great and so accommodating, the room was beautiful with a view looking out on the village and the bed was so comfortable. What’s more the food was spectacular-...More

1  Thank tobyabers
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Four of us came here for lunch on Bank Holiday Monday. We had booked a table but sat out in the glorious sun in the beautiful garden for a drink first taking in the lovely surroundings. Our table was ready early so we went in...More

1  Thank Nikki040
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Questions & Answers
29 April 2015|
Response from Liz L |
The law states animals must not be in food preparation area so in eating area fine. No reason at all why this is unhygienic. Unless they lick your food before you eat it! Obviously any animal must be well under control when... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$29
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, View, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 15:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Swan Lane | Margaretting Tye, Ingatestone CM4 9JX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Borough of Brentwood  >  Ingatestone
  • Phone Number: +44 1277 840478
  • E-mail
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