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Daveys Restaurant

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23 Pallister Road, Clacton-on-Sea CO15 1PQ, England
01255 420409
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Dining options: Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Reservations

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
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Four of us had our main meal here on Sunday 10th. The restaraunt was clean and very busy. After ordering our meal from a really good and varied menu, we didn't have to wait too long at all considering the restaraunt was packed. The waitress was attentive and the food was presented well and tasted... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 14, 2015
LindaSh7
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English first
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015 via mobile

Four of us had our main meal here on Sunday 10th. The restaraunt was clean and very busy. After ordering our meal from a really good and varied menu, we didn't have to wait too long at all considering the restaraunt was packed. The waitress was attentive and the food was presented well and tasted delicious. Reasonably priced too. We... More 

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essex
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266 restaurant reviews
5,415 helpful votes 5,415 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

Eat here when in Clacton,and never been disappointed,Staff always friendly,food always a very high standard.

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Norwich
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015

After a long drive on a wet Sunday morning the breakfast provided at Daveys was excellent and good value. Staff really friendly. Well worth a visit

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Dagenham, United Kingdom
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

I have been going to this restaurant since I was in my 30's and I'm now 52 and the food is excellent. Staff friendly and prices stay the same. Today we visited as had to pop to Thorrington so after that next step was Daveys. Both my husband and I had 3 course meal each and really lovely. My favourite... More 

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London
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

Used to get good food here, and am usually easily satisfied. My omelette was cooked on a griddle - greasy and flat, of melted plastic consistency, and my chips tasted like roast potatoes. I ordered chips because I don't like roast potatoes! Oh, and one of those tiny bottles of wine (3 for £10 at Morrison's) costs £6 here! No... More 

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Essex, UK
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8 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

Me: fish and chips, strawberry milkshake and chocolate pudding with custard Him: Steak pie with veg and potatoes and an ice cream sundae Both meals were absolutely superb. Never seen so much steak in a pie! Service was quick and friendly and we would happily eat here again if visiting Clacton.

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Essex uk
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21 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

We used to go to Daveys every weekend but gradually noticed the food was not as good as it used to be. Hadn't been in there for a few months but thought I would pay another visit , which was a mistake. Food took around 20 mins to turn up even though the restaurant was not busy. My omelette was... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

Lovely food,was very busy tho,very popular with the OAP's ideal place to take anyone in their older generation! Food it's well portioned,and was very clean in there,I did find one of waitress's moody,as if she's doing you a favour by her serving you! I won't be put off by her rudeness! So I will be visiting again!

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

Today at approx 11 25 unable to be a customer Reason told can't be seated at window although you only had 3 customers As your waitress said you were going to be Busy She was aware we arrived she Never acknowledged us. She Watched as we went to a table near Window with Reserved on table. So we moved to... More 

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Clacton-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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35 reviews 35 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

Don't be put off by the staff, the service is first class. A mixed clientele so when I ordered waited with trepidation. Cumberland sausage, mash and vegetables. Unbelieveable, the vegetable portions were superb, fresh not frozen, al dente, for £6.20 no complaints. Will use Daveys regularly when I move to Clacton permanently.

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  • Address: 23 Pallister Road, Clacton-on-Sea CO15 1PQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Clacton-on-Sea
  • Phone Number: 01255 420409

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