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Zafra Pasta Bar and Grill

5 The Green, Finchingfield CM7 4JS, England
+44 7847 948319
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good18%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“pasta” (13 reviews)
“stew” (3 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 3:00 PMAll hours
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
5 The Green, Finchingfield CM7 4JS, England
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Reviewed April 19, 2017 via mobile

Came here for a night out with friends. Lovely cosy restaurant, very friendly, and superb food. Highly recommend it.

Thank Tresta M
Reviewed April 16, 2017

This was a brilliant meal in a nice village. Huge portions of well prepared food made from good quality ingredients. We had a voucher for this restaurant, which unfortunately expired, however the owner Frank was more than happy to honour the voucher. I'm glad he...More

Thank Jackamoko2
Reviewed April 2, 2017 via mobile

what a surprise we had when we came here for mothers day live singer with lovely voice free bubbly and flowers the food was of a high standard and nothing was too much bother portions were big as well will return

1  Thank Sheila K
Reviewed March 27, 2017

got a groupon voucher on the saturday after ringing the place to see if they would accept on mothers day,,and Frank the owner could not of been more helpfull by squeezing us in,which gave me plenty brownie points in the bank. We arrived and was...More

Thank oldskunkeye
Reviewed March 21, 2017

We booked a table for two on a busy Saturday evening when most of the small restaurant was taken up by one party. It was a bit of a squeeze but the staff managed to make us feel comfortable and were very attentive despite having...More

Thank Amanda C
Reviewed March 13, 2017 via mobile

Have eaten in this restaurant before and really enjoyed the food , went back with my husband on a Saturday eve Recently . We chose a table tucked in the corner , very cozy , The owner made us feel very welcome , It was...More

Thank Dee L
Reviewed March 4, 2017

Had a great meal.Lovely choice of menu and the food cooked to perfection. We will be back.Far above our expectation. Thankyou for a great night.

Thank Gary C
Reviewed February 17, 2017 via mobile

Had a lovely meal at the Zafra this evening. It's a small family-run place in the heart of Finchingfield. The owner is very gregarious and friendly. The decor is not typically italian but the atmosphere is great. If you ask him, Frank will cook anything...More

Thank Alex D
Reviewed February 13, 2017 via mobile

Love eating here. Relaxed atmosphere and excellent food each and every time we've been. If they're on the menu and you're hungry try the scallop & bacon starter followed by the Gnocchi!

Thank Ian C
Reviewed February 12, 2017 via mobile

Visited 11-02-17 This was such a find!!!! Excellent food Good menu Great atmosphere Superb service Reasonable prices The owner is a great guy, loves a chat Very knowledgeable Great location Quirky Will definitely go back in the summer. This is in my top 5 Essex...More

Thank Rob K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$15 - $42
Dinner, Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special occasions, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
1:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 The Green, Finchingfield CM7 4JS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Finchingfield
  • Phone Number: +44 7847 948319
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Hi. Zafra is a lovely, small family restaurant located in the heart of the picturesque village of Finchingfield (Essex) which specializes in fresh fish dishes, steaks and grills and pizza and pasta. Zafra is Italian at heart, but each dish is created by me, Frank Tyler.
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