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The Lodge - CLOSED

The Chase, Rayleigh, England
+44 1268 741249
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good34%
  • Average9%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible8%
17 Jul 2016
“Love it”
2 Jun 2016
“Food average, service average, decor average! ”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
The Chase, Rayleigh, England
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Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

I have been here on a number of occasions. As for the food, when they get it right, they get it right and when they get it wrong it can be terrible. The service is always excellent, the staff can never do more to help....More

Reviewed 3 June 2016 via mobile

This used to be a great local pub but went down hill in the last five years or so. It has changed from a pub into various resteraunts and now a pub again. The food is average pub food and not been amazingly tasty everytime...More

Reviewed 28 March 2016 via mobile

Have been a customer of the Rayleigh Lodge for over 30 years and have seen managers come and go and the pubs theme change.Unfortunately when it became an Embers inn it lost its character, the place just declined. My wife and last visited with 5...More

Reviewed 20 March 2016

We went to The Lodge as a family with a voucher that we had printed off for 33% off of all food and drink. There were 6 of us in total, 4 adults and 2 children, we mentioned the voucher before we ordered the food...More

Reviewed 18 November 2015

This is a great place to meet with lots of friends for a friendly lunch. Everyone was really pleased with their choices.

Reviewed 9 September 2015

Been here twice now and both times the wait for food is far to long. Booked a table for 8pm and only once food order placed we were told may wait 45 minutes just for our starter. Waited 1.5 hours for ours mains which where...More

Reviewed 3 June 2015

Both ourselves and our family have been here.we waited on a Sunday over 75 mins for our meal and when it was served the meat was dry and to insult to injury there was a hair found in the food. We were refunded our meal...More

Reviewed 27 May 2015 via mobile

This is the 3rd time I've visited since the lodge became part of the Ember Inn group - both previous visits weren't great but I thought they were 'teething' problems and as I'm only around the corner I wanted to try again and give them...More

Reviewed 24 May 2015

Having read other reviews on here I was wondering whether we were actually eating at the same place! We ordered the Sunday Mixed roast which was gorgeous and very filling. Will definitely return.

Reviewed 22 May 2015

We used to enjoy a visit to The Lodge when it was a Thai restaurant. What a pity it has changed. Our meal was so disappointing. The mussels for the starter were dry and shrivelled and served with dry bread. I had steak to follow...More

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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Chase, Rayleigh, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Rayleigh
  • Phone Number: +44 1268 741249
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