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The Restaurant at The Lifehouse

Frinton Road | Thorpe le Soken, Thorpe le Soken CO16 0JD, England
+44 1255 860050
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good27%
  • Average19%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible5%
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“chateaubriand” (4 reviews)
“calamari” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
British, European, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Frinton Road | Thorpe le Soken, Thorpe le Soken CO16 0JD, England
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Reviewed April 10, 2017 via mobile

We had an unplanned visit for a sandwich lunch and have to say it was very good, pleasant and friendly staff and prompt service. Yes we would visit again

Thank Anjef
Reviewed February 13, 2017 via mobile

Ate here as part of out deal which included 3 courses. Good selection and service. Food was warm and of good quality. We had 2 different pastas to start, both delicious. My husband had the beef and I had sea bass, both were very well...More

Thank Eva E
Reviewed February 6, 2017

Food was terrible, was sent back twice so in the end I gave up trying and just wanted to leave! Not what you need on a special occasion

Thank Lovestraveling81
Reviewed February 2, 2017

One of the best dinners I have had in a restaurant. It was so good. Would highly recommend it as non spa attendees can use it too. Wish I lived nearer!

Thank Kazchoc
Reviewed December 20, 2016

We have stayed here several times and the food has always been good. The service is excellent and we have often been served by Terry and this visit was no different. He is an asset to this restaurant with his customer service skills and memory....More

Thank sa1gon
Reviewed December 19, 2016 via mobile

Lovely lunch and evening meal. The vegi options was really delicious. I would definitely come back for a meal here again.

Thank Bhaveshree C
Reviewed November 8, 2016 via mobile

We had a 3 course meal as part of db&b offer. At first glance the menu didn't excite me but the food I chose was fantastic. Possibly the best calamari I've ever had. The salmon was cooked to perfection, it was just all extremely tasty....More

Thank Rachel W
Reviewed November 6, 2016 via mobile

I found the menu slightly odd. Very few starters unless you wanted a small pasta. I ordered pasta for main and it came as a starter size. We ordered a second bottle of wine that never arrived. Calamari was under and had to go back....More

Thank MWSurrey
Reviewed October 30, 2016

We were pleasantly surprised at how good the food was. I started with 6 Mersea Oysters and my wife had Calamari, we both then had venison burger with sweet potato chips and I finished off with deconstructed apple crumble (see photo) and my wife had...More

Thank Ted R
Reviewed October 21, 2016

We stayed at this hotel for 3 days taking dinner there each evening and lunch on the final day. I really cannot fault our experience - I'm only sorry that we don't live nearer! A dining experience is not just about the food - although...More

Thank Alpwalker
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$24 - $57
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Frinton Road | Thorpe le Soken, Thorpe le Soken CO16 0JD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Thorpe le Soken
  • Phone Number: +44 1255 860050
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