We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Magic Mushroom

Barleylands Barleylands Road, Billericay CM11 2UD, England
+44 1268 289963
Website
Share
Save
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good23%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“lamb” (45 reviews)
“bread” (26 reviews)
“pate” (9 reviews)
Closed
Hours
CUISINES
European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Barleylands Barleylands Road, Billericay CM11 2UD, England
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (764)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 761 reviews

Reviewed today

Gorgeous restaurant. Excellent service. SUPERB food. Never been here before but would definitely go again. Could not fault anything. My regards to the owner, chef and staff. JUST PERFECT

Thank susiehudson6
Reviewed today

Following positive recommendation, we booked the private room for my wife's 60th birthday for midday June 17. It was even more special as she has recently been given the all clear from cancer. Also, a rare moment when all the family are together. Although the...More

Thank Geoff M
Reviewed yesterday

Having heard so many good things about MM and having had to book quite a time in advance we were looking forward to this meal. Although we came by taxi it dropped us off in the car park, bit awkward to cross the road but...More

Thank Stephen A
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Darren at the Magic Mushroom should be so proud of providing first class dining for 20+ years. Great birthday dinner last night. We highly recommend if you are looking to book an intimate dinner or a celebration MM is the place to go!

Thank cathrine2508
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I have been to the Magic Mushroom a couple of times now and I have never been disappointed by the food or the service. The staff are very friendly and welcoming upon arrival and attentive throughout your meal. The food is always cooked perfectly from...More

Thank Luke F
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Well presented food in nice little restaurant service a little slow so could be better More thought needs to go into parking facilities, to avoid customers having to cross the road on a bend

Thank Linda L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had dinner here on Saturday night with a group of 4. The menu was excellent and none of us could decide as it all looked so good. They have a good selection of cocktails and wine. The staff were very attentive and very knowledgeable. Would...More

Thank worldwideexplorers
magicEssex, Owner at Magic Mushroom, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to review our Restaurant, we are glad you had an enjoyable evening with us & look forward to welcoming you back again soon. Regards Darren

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Revisited the Magic Mushroom on Saturday evening 9 June to celebrate my birthday with my twin sister. The entire evening was brilliant from start to finish. Excellent food, service and atmosphere. So attentive, not rushed between courses and did everything spot on to make our...More

Thank Bernadette R
magicEssex, Owner at Magic Mushroom, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for your kind comments, we are glad you both had an enjoyable Birthday Celebration with us & look forward to seeing you again soon. Regards Darren

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

As usual Sunday lunch was 5 star. The lamb and the beef were superb. The pan fried squid was delicious as was the deserts. Overall top notch. Waiting staff get a score of 10

Thank Ann B
magicEssex, Owner at Magic Mushroom, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for your kind comments, we are glad you enjoyed the whole package we offer & look forward to seeing you again soon. Regards Darren

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a lovely relaxed evening. The four of us sat on a table outside having drinks and looking at the menu before getting seated in the restaurant. Staff were friendly and helpful. We all had three courses. Our friend was a bit disappointed with...More

Thank upmost
magicEssex, Owner at Magic Mushroom, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to review our Restaurant, we are sorry your friend was disappointed with his duck dish, we always check with tables that you are happy with your meals we would have tried to rectify the problem at the time. We...More

Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all Billericay Hotels
Premier Inn Basildon (Festival Park) Hotel
426 reviews
1.17 miles away
Campanile Hotel Basildon East London
366 reviews
1.17 miles away
Travelodge Basildon
240 reviews
1.37 miles away
Holiday Inn Basildon
556 reviews
1.40 miles away
Nearby Restaurants
The Chippy
16 reviews
.78 miles away
The Duke Of York
720 reviews
.94 miles away
Noak Bridge
226 reviews
.94 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Imperial Bird of Prey Academy
273 reviews
.08 miles away
Barleylands Farm and Craft Village
511 reviews
.03 miles away
Snakes Alive
39 reviews
.02 miles away
Billericay Brewing
28 reviews
1.93 miles away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
October 27, 2017|
AnswerShow all 7 answers
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
0
Votes
October 27, 2017|
AnswerShow all 9 answers
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.
0
Votes
Dean M
August 30, 2016|
AnswerShow all 10 answers
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.
1
Vote
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$34 - $53
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
Local cuisine, Families with children, Business meetings, Special occasions, Romantic, Large groups
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
  • E-mail
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.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing
;