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Magic Mushroom

Barleylands Barleylands Road, Billericay CM11 2UD, England
+44 1268 289963
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Overview
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good23%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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Food
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LOCATION
Barleylands Barleylands Road, Billericay CM11 2UD, England
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1 - 10 of 790 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

First impression is looks good from outside and has a car park opposite. Went in having booked a few days earlier, met and welcomed by staff who showed us to our table. It was busy as it was a Saturday night. Given menu and asked...More

Thank RogerToad
magicEssex, Owner at Magic Mushroom, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for taking time to comment on our restaurant, Saturday nights are our busiest nights and can sometimes be very noisy. We do apologise if this spoilt your experience with us. We do find our customers prefer not to be rushed so we like...More

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This is my honest review of the magic mushroom and not meant to intend to offend. We had been looking forward to eat at the magic mushroom from reviews. To make one thing clear we don’t mind how much we pay for food as long...More

Thank Ben1980_12
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited for a Sunday lunch and the staff must have over heard us talking about it being one of our party's special birthday, and we were so pleased to have a decorated dessert come out for the birthday girl! The food and wine were fabulous.

Thank rainbow99
magicEssex, Owner at Magic Mushroom, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for your kind comments we are glad you enjoyed the whole experience of your visit & look forward to seeing you again soon. Regards Darren

Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely venue, polite efficient staff and delicious food and wine. Set lunch menu superb. Wine list reasonable. A great birthday treat for me.

Thank lurcherlady123
magicEssex, Owner at Magic Mushroom, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Many thanks for taking the time to review our restaurant. We are so pleased you enjoyed your birthday meal. We look forward to welcoming you back again soon. Kind regards Darren Magic Mushroom Restaurant

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I think this is a late dining restaurant arriving at 7 and was the only table in there however by 8 the restaurant was full! Good food very tasty and well presented, a little pricey on the drinks, but food priced well. Only criticism for...More

Thank TheSecretChef0131
magicEssex, Owner at Magic Mushroom, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking to review our restaurant. We have taken your comments on board and we sincerely apologise for the delay in your bill arriving. We are pleased this did not spoil your experience and we look forward to welcoming you back to the...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a birthday meal booked for 6 of us on a Saturday night. We haven’t been to the Magic Mushroom for some years and boy what a surprise. The restaurant has increased in size and is very tastefully decorated. I like the low light...More

Thank markbiltonuk
magicEssex, Owner at Magic Mushroom, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to review our Restaurant, we are glad you enjoyed your Birthday meal and we look forward to welcoming you back again. Kind regards Darren

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The visit was faultless. The food delicious and well presented. The cocktails were wonderful and some good wine choices, The ambience was just right for a celebration with friends and nothing was too much trouble for the staff. Planning another visit shortly

Thank Jacky M
magicEssex, Owner at Magic Mushroom, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind comments, we are glad you had an enjoyable 60th Birthday Meal & look forward to welcoming you back again soon. Regards Darren

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I took my wife here to celebrate our anniversary. We both have very different tastes, she's a vegetarian and I'm a meat eater but the choices for both of us were superb and delicious! We had a little booth all to ourselves too and the...More

Thank Richard H
magicEssex, Owner at Magic Mushroom, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind comments. We're pleased that you enjoyed your anniversary meal and we look forward to seeing you again in the restaurant soon, Kind regards Darren

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A fantastic Sunday lunch for our Anniversary celebration. All of he food is of a very high quality and cooked to perfection. Nice table seating areas and all areas are very modern and clean A great choice of starters and the traditional roast will certainly...More

Thank David K
magicEssex, Owner at Magic Mushroom, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind comments, we are glad you enjoyed our Sunday Lunch Menu for your Anniversary Celebration & we look forward to seeing you again soon. Regards Darren

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited this restaurant last night for the first time and what a treat lovely modern interior and wonderful food. Will return! Well done everyone.

Thank Lidolovers18
magicEssex, Owner at Magic Mushroom, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind comments we are glad you enjoyed the whole experience of your visit & look forward to seeing you again soon. Regards Darren

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Trail599134
October 27, 2017|
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Response from barbarali13 | Reviewed this property |
I would say yes, there were a few children in our party, some very young. Have a good time
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Response from Nigel M | Reviewed this property |
I don't know as it wasn't relevant to my visit, but I didn't notice any high chairs.
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Dean M
August 30, 2016|
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Response from NazH9 | Reviewed this property |
Jeans, shoes and a shirt for chaps I would think. I wore tights, a tunic dress and heeled boots when I was last there in December.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$34 - $52
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Business meetings, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Barleylands Barleylands Road, Billericay CM11 2UD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Billericay
  • Phone Number: +44 1268 289963
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Description
An excellent product starts with the careful selection of the finest fresh ingredients. We source local produce whenever possible, our meats are reared at Essex farms and our fish is delivered fresh daily with much of our fruit and vegetables grown at home in the kitchen garden.
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