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Address: Blake End, Braintree CM77 6RA, England
Phone Number: 01376 344123
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Lovely shops and Timbers Restaurant is fantastic!

There are lots of lovely and interesting shops and the Timbers Restaurant is gorgeous and full of character with great breakfast as well. Very nice place to visit!

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 28, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

There are lots of lovely and interesting shops and the Timbers Restaurant is gorgeous and full of character with great breakfast as well. Very nice place to visit!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

Stopped in here for an early lunch with my friend today. A bit dark interior but nice old music and nice staff. We had eggs benedict but changed ham for mushrooms. It was delicious, if anything too filling ! Would recommend.

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Basildon, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

Great lunch, really good choice of meats with the roast , other meal options available scampi being one. Good desert menu as well. Some nice little shops around the old cow sheds Generally a worthwhile visit thumbs up be back soon

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Absolutely appalling. The young man who greeted us when we walked in told us to take a table and he would be over to take our order. The place was empty and the three staff were chatting in the kitchen. When I went back to the counter to ask if someone could take our order I was rudely told by... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

First visit to the restaurant. Strange opening times in the evening. Used Groupon voucher, so booked in advance, but the place was very quiet on a non-tribute act Thursday. Limited menu. Friendly service. Food was good. Big desserts. Would go back.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

Having been to the on site restaurant several times, I found the staff (the owner especially) very rude. The worst case being the owner talking about the party I was with in an extremely negative and offensive way whilst standing in ear shot of said people. It doesn't surprise me the place is always empty. Best avoided as it ruins... More 

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Halstead, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

Visited this restaurant after recommendation , but the food was awful and tasteless , they forgot half of the starter and to top it off over charged us! There was no atmosphere bitterly disappointed .

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

Ate at the timbers restaurant on a Saturday evening, friendly staff in a really nice old barn, had steak which was cooked to perfection, will definitely eat there again as couldn't fault the whole evening,,, Very Good

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

We visited the Blake end Craft by just driving pass & thought we would call in .A few interesting shops there, but the one that caught my eye was Bijou Dolls Houses & Miniatures. A great little shop for miniatures & the lady was very friendly. Unusual little treasures. Worth a look at if interested in miniatures. Enjoyed our visit.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

Hog roast and Torchlight maze, great price, great tasting food (it even made my Fiancée think about having a hog roast for our wedding), great band playing sone great music, needless to say a great time. Try it!

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Address: Address: Blake End, Braintree CM77 6RA, England
Phone Number: 01376 344123
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Braintree

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