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The Thurrock Hotel & Restaurant

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Ship Lane, Aveley RM19 1YN, England
Today
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Mon - Tue 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wed - Sun 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations
Description: The Thurrock Hotel in South Essex boasts a stylish restaurant popular for...
The Thurrock Hotel in South Essex boasts a stylish restaurant popular for business lunches, romantic meals and celebrations. The restaurant has a light, airy dining room decorated with crisp white linens and neutral colours, and is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Serving everything from pub-style fare and bar snacks to elegant a la carte evening meals, the Thurrock is suitable for any occasion, and is always busy for Sunday lunch. Favourite dishes include the fried cod with fries and mushy peas; the roasted duck breast served with sweet and sour sauce; and the chicken tikka masala curry served with rice and garlic and coriander Chota naan bread. The Thurrock also has an excellent selection of wines.
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    Very good
  • 6
    Average
  • 3
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  • 9
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Chilly room

The service from the barman was prompt and he was very friendly. Disappointed when I had ordered a salmon sandwich, only to be told the didn't have any. We were the only people in the resteraunt. The menu wasn't very extensive so little choice. The television was blaring out with football. Not... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed February 4, 2015
Glynn793
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Essex, United Kingdom
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33 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Basildon Essex
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17 reviews 17 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015

Visited for a family members wedding. Lovely food and great quality. Most of the staff were friendly and enjoyed what they were doing. Would recommend a wedding here. :-)

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Aveley, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015 via mobile

Great service, assisted with room for daughters baby shower in November. Room was lovely. All had good time.

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Grays Thurrock, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015

I cannot comment on the venue or food as I never got to experience a meal booked for Sunday 3rd May as it was cancelled on 30th April. My comment is based on my experience of the call I received to cancel my table in the restaurant. i booked a table for a family Sunday lunch on 29th April, on... More 

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Northampton, England, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015

A relative paid for a night in the hotel for our wedding anniversary.we had the bridal suite which was lovely and had no complaints.However the meal we had was a different story.i was told the restaurant opened just for us as they'd had a problem of some sort in the kitchen.I would rather have ate outside the hotel as the... More 

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Sunderland, United Kingdom
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34 reviews 34 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015

Plenty of parking, friendly staff, comfortable large rooms with decent bath and shower, free WIFI. Breakfast buffet not the hottest

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Clitheroe, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

I stayed here whilst undertaking a business trip. My first impressions of the exterior were of The Overlook hotel from the Stephen King novel The Shining. Ok. So on entering it immediately became apparent that this hotel was quiet. Weirdly quiet. In fact I was waiting to hear Moonlight, The Stars and You being played on a gramaphone somewhere. In... More 

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Essex
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015 via mobile

I booked our party of six for the Valentines Dinner which co-incided with my husbands 'special' birthday. On arrival I was disappointed to see the function room was bare, cold and no sign of any Valentine decorations or table decorations. There was no provision for coats so we had to eat with them draped over the back of our chairs.... More 

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Essex, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

The service from the barman was prompt and he was very friendly. Disappointed when I had ordered a salmon sandwich, only to be told the didn't have any. We were the only people in the resteraunt. The menu wasn't very extensive so little choice. The television was blaring out with football. Not what you expect in a hotel of this... More 

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Sudbury, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

i really do not want to write all them complaints out again, briefly arrival No staff, food terrible, wait for food terrible, staff useless, breakfast staff even worse, complained no heating in the room manager came went off to check what options there was and never returned at all, bathroom sounded like a harley davis was riding thru every time... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

There a saying you get what you pay for! Its not a brand new building like most of the other hotels in the area but is value for money as the other hotels in the area are changing 20 to 50 pound more! If you need a room to get your head down for a night or two this is... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Ship Lane, Aveley RM19 1YN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Aveley

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 44 - 66
  • Cuisine: European

Description

The Thurrock Hotel in South Essex boasts a stylish restaurant popular for business lunches, romantic meals and celebrations. The restaurant has a light, airy dining room decorated with crisp white linens and neutral colours, and is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Serving everything from pub-style fare and bar snacks to elegant a la carte evening meals, the Thurrock is suitable for any occasion, and is always busy for Sunday lunch. Favourite dishes include the fried cod with fries and mushy peas; the roasted duck breast served with sweet and sour sauce; and the chicken tikka masala curry served with rice and garlic and coriander Chota naan bread. The Thurrock also has an excellent selection of wines.
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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