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The Coast Inn

Mersea Island Mersea Island 108 Coast Road | West Mersea, Colchester CO5 8NA, England
+44 1206 383568
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“fish” (60 reviews)
“liver” (11 reviews)
“burger” (19 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, Seafood, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Mersea Island Mersea Island 108 Coast Road | West Mersea, Colchester CO5 8NA, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Yet again another fabulous meal at the Coast Inn fresh fish good atmosphere and great location. The staff are very helpful and friendly. Great choice on the menu roast dinners of epic proportion locally caught fish and a superb range of specials every week

Thank nikbradbrook
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Absolutely brilliant, Perfectly cooked locally line caught haddock with Perfect chips and mushy peas. My wifes hallumi and salad was also well received and with a terrific view over the estuary this is one pub I can't recomend highly enough (a nice pint to)

Thank Shedpeter
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped off for an early dinner. Chose haddock from the gluten free menu. Very exciting to have lots of choices for me. The haddock was beautifully cooked with capers chunky chips and peas. Will definitely be back for that. Great value for money too. Winner...More

Thank alison m
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have eaten at The Coast on many occasions, but I felt the need to write a review following our Sunday lunch here today. All four of us chose the roast beef lunch & talked about how beef can be so difficult to cook, how...More

Thank Louise B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went here today for birthday meal for my wife’s uncle 90th birthday. Great pub and food was lovely, a good selection of beers. Service was prompt but not to in your face. Food was delicious, I had the fish and chips which was crisp and...More

Thank Matthew C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely pub but I would advise NOT going on a Thursday night. It’s music night and I regret that this will be the last time we attempt to see something good in it. The only people enjoying it are those taking part. I could give...More

Thank Janet K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped here on a lovely sunny day in Mersea got a table outside and had some lovely snacks and drinks pleasant place friendly service

Thank Martino B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great location overlooking the seafront. Reasonable selection of beers and friendly staff although stretched when we visited in the evening. Two of us had fresh fish from the enticing selection of specials. Portion size was large but both portions of skate were so overcooked they...More

Thank H_the_gas
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

everything was perfect. the best roast ever. pork or beef . ots of meat , home made yorkshires and lots of lovely fresh veg.

Thank sheils123
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Coast Inn is one of Mersea's treasures. Always a warm welcome, excellent beers and food in a comfortable setting. Staff are always polite and helpful.

Thank funsizebikerbabe
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April 25, 2016|
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Response from Jackski M | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I don't know we only went for lunch they do have a website with phone numbers and info on
February 28, 2016|
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Response from wendy m | Reviewed this property |
Yes dogs welcome in the bar but not of course in the restaurant.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Special occasions, Kids, Local cuisine, Bar scene, Scenic view, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mersea Island Mersea Island 108 Coast Road | West Mersea, Colchester CO5 8NA, England (Formerly The Coast)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Colchester  >  Mersea Island
  • Phone Number: +44 1206 383568
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