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The Cork House Bar Bistro

40 Lower st, Stansted Mountfitchet, England
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: English
Dining options: Reservations
Most recent review
- Aug 12, 2014
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English first
London, England, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

Good mix of people and normally a good night out in a small bar set in a nice village. Food is simple and quite adequate, they're not trying to be more than a good honest establishment and it works.

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Bishops Stortford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

Really great place. Nice food and excellent selection of drinks... The service is also very strong. One of our regulars!

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3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

Great service, good food and reasonable wine prices. Would encourage people to try this restaurant. Don't park in the restricted bays as wardens prowl at night. Good free car park 100yards walk away.

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London, United Kingdom
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64 reviews 64 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

We had a nice dinner here with family on a Saturday evening. Food well cooked and presented and, most important to me, served with a smile and courtesy. There is a bar downstairs - wine, keg beers & lagers with the restaurant upstairs. Tables are close enough to be cosy but not cramped. We did ask for our reservation to... More

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Stansted
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

Love going to The Cork House; for food or just drinks with friends! The eye candy helps but this ain't the only good thing about this classy bistro. The food is outstanding, the atmosphere is great and the bar is cool and elegant. A great place to spend the evening with a good bottle of bubbly. During the summer months... More

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Wimborne Minster, United Kingdom
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19 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

We took my sister in law for her birthday. We are obviously half a century older than the usual clientele but we were made very welcome, and nothing was too much trouble. The waitresses were charming and attentive and the food was delicious. The bar downstairs is airy and light despite the age of the building and upstairs the restaurant... More

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Stansted Mountfitchet, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2014

When ordering we advised the waitress that we were using a taste card and she said this was fine. Our food arrived and it was lovely, really well done to the chef. However when the bill arrived we were advised that taste card did not work with the tapas menu. It does not mention this on the app / taste... More

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Elsenham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014

I went here mid week for a meal with a friend. Even though there isn't many tables upstairs the restaurant has a lovely atmosphere. The food was excellent and service was brilliant. I used a tastecard so got 2 for 1 which made it an even better value meal. Would highly recommend.

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2014

good location and very friendly staff a real nice place to have a drink after going to the castle for the day thanks Stansted will defo visit again.

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5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2014

My time is the most precious thing i have, when i get some free time I enjoy the atmosphere the welcome and great quality food and staff that you can only dream of. Feel weird writing a review as if everyone finds out how amazing this little bar is, I won't be able to get in.... A1+

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