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189 Moulsham Street | Chelmsford, Chelmsford, England
+44 1245 251371
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Dining options: Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Late Night, Buffet, Reservations

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  • 68
    Excellent
  • 55
    Very good
  • 28
    Average
  • 16
    Poor
  • 10
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Great. Above average

Great food. Well above average quality. Large portions. excellent quality. Service is very friendly and welcoming.

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 28, 2015
LauraMurphyoaoa
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Chelmsford, United Kingdom
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English first
Chelmsford, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2015

Great food. Well above average quality. Large portions. excellent quality. Service is very friendly and welcoming.

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Chelmsford, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015

Had a great time last night. Positives: The staff where very attentive and professional. My burger was very nice. The chips were crispy but fluffy at the same time. We shared an apple crumble -enough for two & very tasty. Came with too little custard but more supplied on request. The peppercorn sauce on steak was delicious. Negative: My wife's... More 

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Chelmsford, United Kingdom
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35 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2015

Went for a family meal, got great service, with a smile. Food was excellent. Portion sizes could be bigger on the whole as this is a pricey venue.

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Essex, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015

Such a welcoming and friendly pub, but remaining trendy and fresh. All staff make you feel like a welcome local - it's great! Food is wonderful - with a great selection. Excellent offers, often posted on Facebook, very handy! Cocktails are fab! Music every Friday and Saturday night - and the music is GOOD! The pub has a great feel... More 

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The_Bay_Horse_Essex, General Manager at The Bay Horse, responded to this review

It's always wonderful to hear comments like this. We are delighted that you love coming to The Bay Horse. Hope to see you back here very soon! More 

Chelmsford, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

Visited here for a work do, 21 of us, all had 3 courses. Delicious food, cooked to perfection. The whole group was very impressed. Couldn't fault the service, helpful friendly staff nothing was too much trouble. My personal choice was the goats cheese (lovely) rump steak med,( & actually was med, most places struggle with this) & cheesecake which was... More 

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The_Bay_Horse_Essex, General Manager at The Bay Horse, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. It's great to hear that you all had such a fantastic time. More 

Harwich, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

Had steak with all the trimmings another diner had ribs. Food hot, cooked well. Massive chips! Really impressed. Service was excellent. £18 for the steak and £15ish for the ribs.

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The_Bay_Horse_Essex, General Manager at The Bay Horse, responded to this review

Glad to hear that you're as impressed with the steaks and ribs as we are! We hope to see you back again soon - there should be plenty on the menu to tempt you with! More 

Chelmsford, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

The Bay Horse provides a very good dining experience. On arrival the greeting was very welcoming. Home made bread with butter and olive oil and balsamic was complimentary to start a very enjoyable meal. We will recommend and will be returning.

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The_Bay_Horse_Essex, General Manager at The Bay Horse, responded to this review

We were delighted that you enjoyed your recent visit, and we look forward to seeing you again soon! More 

Chelmsford, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

Went for some lunch on a weekday. Nice small simple selection on menu but everything was cooked perfectly. The service was great with nice friendly waitresses who couldn't do enough for you! Will definitely come back again.

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The_Bay_Horse_Essex, General Manager at The Bay Horse, responded to this review

We are so happy that you love our fish and chips, just as much as we do! More 

London, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015 via mobile

I've been coming to the Bay Horse lots over the years and my God has it changed! Food is fabulous! My last few visits have been great- excellent service, atmosphere and food. This time there was a new chef and the food was really brilliant! We got squeezed in without a reservation but in a prefect spot, we didn't feel... More 

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The_Bay_Horse_Essex, General Manager at The Bay Horse, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments. We were delighted to see you here, and that you enjoyed your visit so much. The whole team take great pride in their work, and we look forward to welcoming you here again soon. More 

Chelmsford, England, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015

I absolutely LOVE this place! Always have and always will! I have been coming here on and off since it first opened! I haven't ever had a bad meal here and the staff are always really friendly and happy to please! They have a gorgeous outside decking area which is always packed out in the summer! The cocktail menu is... More 

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 189 Moulsham Street | Chelmsford, Chelmsford, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Chelmsford
  • Phone Number: +44 1245 251371

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 34
  • Cuisine: British

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