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Magic Mushroom

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Barleylands Road, Billericay CM11 2UD, England
01268 289963
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12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Tue - Sat 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Dining options: Late Night, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for: Local cuisine, Families with children, Business meetings, Special occasions, Large groups, Romantic
Description: An excellent product starts with the careful selection of the finest fresh...
An excellent product starts with the careful selection of the finest fresh ingredients. We source local produce whenever possible, our meats are reared at Essex farms and our fish is delivered fresh daily with much of our fruit and vegetables grown at home in the kitchen garden.
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  • 274
    Excellent
  • 107
    Very good
  • 42
    Average
  • 19
    Poor
  • 4
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Baby shower lunch

We had a lovely girlie Sunday lunch at The Magic Mushroom for my daughter in law,s Baby Shower. Considering we were quite a large party, the food was delicious, with excellent service (apart from a misundering about a payment for wine, which was a little embarrassing) I would highly recommend this... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
Kay H
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Laindon, United Kingdom
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Laindon, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We had a lovely girlie Sunday lunch at The Magic Mushroom for my daughter in law,s Baby Shower. Considering we were quite a large party, the food was delicious, with excellent service (apart from a misundering about a payment for wine, which was a little embarrassing) I would highly recommend this restaurant.

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Thank Kay H
Chelmsford, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Bought my dad here for the first time as hes never been always fanatastic and he was very impressed one of Essex finest Must try for those who haven't been before

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Thank bmm1961
Billericay, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I have been here a number of times over the years and have never had a bad meal. I recently had a dinner here, for my Wife's Birthday and again the food and service was first class.The food is always full of flavour and good value. What a great Chef! The waiting staff are excellent, in particular the charming French... More 

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Thank mac818
essex
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Food great had a lovely family dinner service was a bit of a disappointment did not live up to the glorious food which was perfect from start to finish. Not the place for a romantic meal as not the right atmosphere too large a resturant and staff not attentive enough. But would go back in a group because they have... More 

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Thank EssexItalianfun
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

For our 1st wedding anniversary me and my Husband thought we would try this place. We will not be returning. Plates cold - which made the food cold. Orders missing elements as suggested on the menu (crackling to go with pork dish, risotto under cooked) and sides are tiny for nearly £5.00 ago. Deciding to skip dessert at this stage.... More 

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Thank Hayley W
Barbados
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10 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Excellent lunch, professional service. Only downside was the music we asked for it to be turned down but it was still to loud for us to talk without raising our voices.

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Thank 67Parker
Corringham, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited with my partner on my birthday on a Thursday lunchtime. We were happy to eat from the lunch set menu as there were lots if options for each course. The staff were attentive and helpful. We had the 3 course lunch for just under £25 which we found to be good value as all courses were delicious. The restaurant... More 

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Thank Kassie000
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44 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went for a Sunday lunch, car park not very big so had to park in another car park, beware as you need a code to get out. Very warm welcome. Took out coats and showed us our to our table. Took our drink and food order. Staff very attentive and friendly. service was a little slow. Food was excellent. I... More 

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Thank Downba
Grays Thurrock, United Kingdom
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41 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Have been to this restaurant before but after today will think hard before going again.Drinks ordered they had no blackcurrant or orange juice, a limited supply of beers. Food was fine and service ok when we checked bill we noticed we had been charged £2.45 for a small glass of lemonade so we questioned bill and to their credit they... More 

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Stanford-le-Hope
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13 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Couldn't fault anything, food was beautiful. Staff were really lovely. Would thoroughly recommend as excellent value for money.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Barleylands Road, Billericay CM11 2UD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Billericay
  • Phone Number: 01268 289963

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 38 - 58
  • Cuisine: British

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Elegant
  • Good for: Local cuisine, Families with children, Business meetings, Special occasions, Large groups, Romantic

Description

An excellent product starts with the careful selection of the finest fresh ingredients. We source local produce whenever possible, our meats are reared at Essex farms and our fish is delivered fresh daily with much of our fruit and vegetables grown at home in the kitchen garden.
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?