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30 The Green | Writtle, Chelmsford CM1 3DU, England
01245 422228
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  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 stars
Great food, good value

Indian food at reasonable prices. Lots of choice and the table buffet option is excellent to try new things and share with friends. The atmosphere is ok, would benefit from less lighting and a more candlelit effect but only a minor point otherwise a great village Indian.

4 of 5 starsReviewed October 18, 2011
Kate098
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Writtle, United Kingdom
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111 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

This place has been in Writtle as long as I can remember and I have eaten here many times with mixed results. The place seems to change its name every year or so. I have tried to support this place by eating here I even had my daughters 18th here but after my last meal I have given up. The... More 

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Southend-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

This was recently called Restaurant on the Green, and I think Joy before that. I don't know if they keep changing names because of bad tripadvisor reviews, but its SO bad. Ive said several times I wouldn't return but did so on May 31 for a birthday celebration because it was convenient. Despite being a Saturday, there was only one... More 

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cambridge
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2012

great food and great value for money loved it, the service was excellent also, will definetly be going again, its great to be able to get frshly prepared indian and chinese food in 1 place, highly recommend this place

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Chelmsford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2012

Joy has recently become 'The Restaurant on the Green' on cooks both Indian & Chinese food. Whilst the Chinese menu is extensive, the quality of food is not as good as the Indian. The Indian food is of a very high quality & the offer currently running on an 'All you can eat' basis is great for those with a... More 

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London
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2011

Indian food at reasonable prices. Lots of choice and the table buffet option is excellent to try new things and share with friends. The atmosphere is ok, would benefit from less lighting and a more candlelit effect but only a minor point otherwise a great village Indian.

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Writtle, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2011

Good Indian, Table buffet is a great idea and good value each person chooses a starter, main curry, rice and a bread all for a fixed low price all is the placed on your table for everyone to share and when you have eaten enough they are happy to box up the remaining food for you to take away. Food... More 

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Address: 30 The Green | Writtle, Chelmsford CM1 3DU, England
Phone Number: 01245 422228
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Chelmsford
Cuisine: Indian

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  • Address: 30 The Green | Writtle, Chelmsford CM1 3DU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Chelmsford
  • Phone Number: 01245 422228

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  • Cuisine: Indian

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