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Marine Parade | CO12 3RE, Harwich, England
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  • 4
    Excellent
  • 6
    Very good
  • 5
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    2 of 5 stars
    Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    2 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Maturish couple

Courtesy and helpfulness of staff. All meals were excellent. The room had excellent views over the estuary - alas there was too much haar to see Felixstowe very well

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 17, 2015
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Gravesend, United Kingdom
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English first
Gravesend, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Courtesy and helpfulness of staff. All meals were excellent. The room had excellent views over the estuary - alas there was too much haar to see Felixstowe very well

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Harwich
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90 reviews 90 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015 via mobile

Although the Cliff Hotel is more traditional in its setting, the attitude of its staff makes it a great local venue. We love the bar area and they cater well for people wanting a relaxing lunch or dinner with what will always be amazing views of Dovercourt Bay. It's historical associations with the show Hi de Hi are also of... More 

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Essex, United Kingdom
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21 reviews 21 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015

Lovely very old building with commanding views of the bay. However, food is only average. I cannot comment on the rooms. It is one of the oldest buildings in the town and drastically in need of some TLC. Large function room used for weddings and dances. Downstairs bar with Sports TV and quite popular with locals.

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Dunstable, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

I have mixed opinions on the food in the restaurant at the cliff 1st time it was excellent, 2nd time terrible and 3rd just OK. Don't have the breakfast unless you have plenty of time to spare! There are much better breakfasts to be had locally and a lot cheaper too!

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Leiden, The Netherlands
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

+ Individually designed rooms. STayed in 'The Shed': room with bathroom in s 'shed' in the room. Very well done. Generous tea/coffee facilities incl bottled water. Good towels. Quiet (facing garden) - Top window could not be opened; lamp over waterbasin didn't work; showerhead poorly attached so initially waterpressure seemd very low. Unfortunately breakfast on SUndays served from 8 oçlock... More 

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Harwich, United Kingdom
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36 reviews 36 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

Nice location very accommodating. Evening dinners are lovely and nit expensive too. Central and opposite the beach. Car par and friendly staff.especially john. My family always stay here when they visit us. We go fir dinner and coffee all the time. Sunday lunch is brilliant too.

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Utrecht, The Netherlands
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84 reviews 84 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

The food is ok, pub food, nothing special. The view is great and chairs are comfortable. The staff is very helpful and friendly.

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Suffolk, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

Building looks wonderful. Menu is from he 70's Prarn cocktail/ Melon/ Pate/ Gammon / Scampi 1 of our party asked for sticky toffee pudding for dessert . They clearly microwaved it for too long as it was hard and now toffee sauce. Upon complaining the waitress (?) said ' I will take it aweay then shall I ?' and that... More 

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Clacton-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

lovely breakfasts. evening meal of red thai curry supplied with stale poppadoms rather than naan bread as advertised

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Colchester, England, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2014

The worst restaurant in the UK! I would not recommend this restaurant to no one!!! It is that bad! Trust me!!! Food tastes horrible and looks disgusting! It took over 1 hour for the food to come to the table!!! That is unacceptable! Ambience is not great! Nearly empty restaurant on a Saturday!! Now I know why!! Never going to... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Marine Parade | CO12 3RE, Harwich, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Harwich

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: European

Description

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