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The Hole In The Wall

Open Now: 12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Open today: 12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
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Thai lunch

Went on Saturday to try the thai menu it was superb even asked how spicy we'd like it sat on the... read more

Reviewed August 5, 2018
Andrew J
Colchester, United Kingdom
via mobile
relaxed and well presented place to drink and eat

The couple who own the establishment was well trained in what they do, good staff behind the bar... read more

Reviewed July 17, 2018
Jade K
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good18%
  • Average3%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible21%
Aug 5, 2018
“Thai lunch”
Jul 17, 2018
“relaxed and well presented place to drink and eat”
Roberto and Suwan are the current owners of The Hole In The Wall. A family friendly pub, where people of all ages are welcomed! Serving traditional English pub and homemade Thai cuisine. We have working telescopes and a world class pool table...more
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Balkerne Hill, Colchester CO3 3AA, England
+44 1206 767924
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a lovely couple of hours today here. Welcoming, happy staff. The newly renovated establishment boasts a lovely outdoor area and the inside has lots of cosy areas to sit and relax but lots of tables to enjoy a very reasonably priced meal. Also a...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Upon entering the barman called us over to the bar preventing us from picking a table before we ordered drinks. We thought maybe sonethibg was wrong service was slow, tge barman was drinking alcohol and on his mobile phone the entire time. Drinks were overpriced,...More

Thank AprilBirdyB
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I came here for a couple of drinks on a Saturday night. I was shocked realise I had been charged £9.20 for a double Gordon’s and tonic. Due to high prices my friend and I moved onto having a coors light on tap. The beer...More

Thank Joseph P
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Great beer, drinks friendly staff great sounds superb views from terrace a must to visit and enjoy Well worth the visit

Thank Roger G
Reviewed October 10, 2018 via mobile

My advice is to avoid unless you want to encounter staff that are unhelpful and unfriendly. Shame really as location is good.

1  Thank travelqueenUk
Reviewed September 11, 2018 via mobile

The food was okay a tad cold in comparison to the plate. The ladies toilets STANK.. and the toilet paper was just on the floor, not in the holder in both cubicles. The owner came across as very a bit of an arrogant know it...More

4  Thank Anne C
Reviewed August 21, 2018 via mobile

Was out to lunch with my wife and came across this lovely pub and decided to have lunch and glad we did the food was fantastic and a friendly warm welcome. We will definitely be returning and would highly recommend to all our friends.

Thank Brian B
Reviewed August 18, 2018 via mobile

Went with friends.. New management.. Stated well but ended bad. Food was ok but owners could not accept critisium.. Will not be coming back.More

3  Thank JetSetSteve
Roberto D, Owner at The Hole In The Wall, responded to this reviewResponded August 19, 2018

Unfortunately, we had to ask you to leave as during your “ criticism” you were swearing in front of our female staff members. I hope now you guys have sobered up a bit, you can understand we cannot allow customers to speak to staff in...More

Reviewed August 5, 2018 via mobile

Went on Saturday to try the thai menu it was superb even asked how spicy we'd like it sat on the sunow terrace excellent friendly staff will definitely be going again

Thank Andrew J
divingdreams, Owner at The Hole In The Wall, responded to this reviewResponded August 6, 2018

Many thanks Robbie

Reviewed July 17, 2018

The couple who own the establishment was well trained in what they do, good staff behind the bar amazing food which is served to your requirements but their knowledgeable towards the meal, to the recommendations. nice place to catch up friends or have a quite...More

1  Thank Jade K
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