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Brasserie at The Wivenhoe House

Wivenhoe Park | The Wivenhoe House, Wivenhoe, Colchester CO4 3SQ, England
+44 1206 863666
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Overview
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good25%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“scones” (8 reviews)
“steak” (21 reviews)
“sunday roast” (12 reviews)
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CUISINES
European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
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Service
Value
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LOCATION
Wivenhoe Park | The Wivenhoe House, Wivenhoe, Colchester CO4 3SQ, England
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1 - 10 of 405 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A group of 5 of us went for a bottomless Prosecco lunch today. The food was all lovely and there was a very nice atmosphere. All the staff were extremely attentive and I was very impressed with the topping up of the Prosecco. Thanks for...More

Thank superfitviv
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife is both dairy free and gluten free! However all of her dietary needs were met without any problems whatsoever. Food was of the highest quality and there was an excellent selection. Lovely views over the grounds from the restaurant. Prices in line with...More

Thank Barry S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Amazing roast,good value and friendly, prompt service. The best Sunday roast in the area. First visit and will be returning in the near future!

Thank steven k
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My mother, sister and myself booked for small lunch then dinner for eight in the evening, all the staff are fabulous, and very accommodating, they had decorated our table at lunch time then again at dinner, making it all extra special, the menu was a...More

Thank gailbh
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were saying at Wivenhoe House as part of a DBB stay. Booked in for dinner at 7 and were shown to our table. We ordered Hock Terrine and Mushrooms for starter then I had fish and chips and my husband had steak. The starters...More

Thank Huddy91
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a lovely afternoon tea here with my granddaughter for my 70th birthday, what a lovely treat. The staff were amazing and the food was out of this world. Thank you so much to everyone there.

Thank petercleveleys
Reviewed 1 October 2018

We had a table for 10, the food was good, service good, the staff were lovely and a special thank you for the birthday meringue cake and 70 chocolate decoration and table decs. All in all a thoroughly enjoyable evening. Thank you to all involved.More

Thank Sue C
Alex B, Manager at Brasserie at The Wivenhoe House, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2018

Dear Sue Thank you for taking the time to leave a review of your recent visit to the brasserie at Wivenhoe House. I am delighted to read that you enjoyed your birthday meal, it was a delight to host you here! We hope that you...More

Reviewed 28 September 2018

Nice food, friendly and helpful staff, lovely location. Cured salmon & fennel sorbet, small but very nice. Haddock filet very tasty, nice batter, fresh made tartare sause, peas, tasty hand cut chips. Will come back in a few weeks and may try some other starter/main...More

Thank Rudolf B
Alex B, Manager at Brasserie at The Wivenhoe House, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2018

Dear Rudolf Thank you for taking the time to leave a review of your recent visit to the brasserie at Wivenhoe House I am delighted to read that you enjoyed the meal and we look forward to welcoming you back soon, perhaps for a Fish...More

Reviewed 13 September 2018

We were staying at the Hotel and on our last night treated ourselves to the six courses on the set menu devised by Lionel. It was delicious and well worth the cost. We were spoken to by Lionel who was charm personified and who made...More

Thank DannyK396
Alex B, Manager at Brasserie at The Wivenhoe House, responded to this reviewResponded 25 September 2018

Dear Danny, Thank you for taking the time to leave a review of your recent visit to the brasserie. I am delighted to read that you enjoyed the experience, our new set six course menu has proven to be very popular and is great value...More

Reviewed 3 September 2018

great breakfast but dinner was a little disappointing. The starter that I chose had burnt toast with a bit of grit possibly from mushrooms? tortellini dish was average ... but other member of family praised the roast beef choice. so very variable.I gave a 4...More

Thank dw489
Alex B, Manager at Brasserie at The Wivenhoe House, responded to this reviewResponded 25 September 2018

Thank you for taking the time to leave a review of your recent visit to the brasserie at Wivenhoe House. Thank your for your feedback which I will share with the Chef. Overall I am pleased to read that you enjoyed the experience and we...More

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rdhtraveller
20 April 2017|
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Response from OJQBrown | Property representative |
We have recently reviewed and updated your menu, ensuring that we have plenty of choice for both vegetarians and meat eaters. We will, as suggested above, be happy to do something special for you. Thanks for thinking of us.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$32 - US$64
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 09:00
12:00 - 22:00
Monday
07:00 - 09:00
12:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 09:00
12:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 09:00
12:00 - 22:00
Thursday
07:00 - 09:00
12:00 - 22:00
Friday
07:00 - 09:00
12:00 - 22:00
Saturday
07:00 - 09:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Wivenhoe Park | The Wivenhoe House, Wivenhoe, Colchester CO4 3SQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Colchester  >  Wivenhoe
  • Phone Number: +44 1206 863666
  • E-mail
Description
The contemporary brasserie is ideal for get-togethers with family and friends as well as for business gatherings. Our expert chefs concentrate on using the best of British produce to create a trational, seasonal british menu. Our Sunday menu features with pride our award winning 'Best Roast Dinner' selection, making the brasserie the perfect venue to while away lazy days. We have a special children's menu designed to offer the same quality food as all of our menus. There's space outside for some fresh air after lunch and young artists can enjoy colouring their own version of Wivenhoe House during the meal. High chairs are also available.
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