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Whispers Wine Bar

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Bar, British, Wine Bar
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26 High Street, Halstead CO9 2AP, England
+44 1787 477933
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Closed now
All hours
Sun - Mon 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tue - Thu 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went here for dinner with friends & it was lovely! The food was really nice (i had beef burger & chips) & it was reasonably priced as well. Staff were pleasant & friendly. I would recommend this place! :)

1 Thank Kimberley145
Greater London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent little wine bar/restaurant food wonderful, host wonderful. Well recommended. Worth a visit anytime.

1 Thank Mik A
Halstead, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely bar in the centre of town. Clean and comfortable with good atmosphere. Good range of wine and beers. Welcoming staff.

1 Thank jimbeck54
Norwich, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2016

Last reviewed Whispers 2years ago..and we still call in on way to regular visits to Bocking from Norfolk for the last 6 years. Smiley welcome from bar staff,usual tasty lunch,smoked mackerel and fiery horseradish baguette for me,beef burger with chips for my partner..only concern was the heavily salted chips..we would rather season them ourselves as non salt users. We shall... More 

1 Thank Elaine Q
Chorley, United Kingdom
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52 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2016

What a lovely wine bar!! I love to visit this place when we visit our friends in Halstead, there's such a lovely warming atmosphere full of friendly lovely people. I love to sit outside on a sunny day and drink my favourite cider here. Cant wait to revisit in September !

1 Thank Jenny I
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2016 via mobile

Nice inside drinks a little pricey...but good selection I love tne smoked mackeral and horsersdish sandwich Fresh bread cold fillimg on.a hot day.chips salad.. Yummy....all food there is nice...good bar sevice and all done with a smile..

2 Thank Batdad1960
Halstead, United Kingdom
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37 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016

The place we go for mulled wine each Christmas. We love that each year, a little tradition of ours. Looks posh and good seating outside with blankets!

1 Thank MrsLPalmer
Mayfield, United Kingdom
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58 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2016 via mobile

Popped in here for a quick drink ..ok wine bar with s varied menu .. Staff were ok but seemed to be having a bit of a locals session on the go so we ate elsewhere

1 Thank baileysnake
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21 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2016 via mobile

Went in for lunch today as a one off as we are moving to the area. A lovely friendly atmosphere and a jolly helpful lady at the bar who was a joy to chat too. Nice range of beers and plenty of food selections. We had the steak baguette and chips, with coffee and was really well presented, with a... More 

1 Thank honestchelmsford
Westport, Ireland
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

Intimate, friendly wine bar where food is served. Great Seating area at the back of the bar. Pub quizzes and different things going on throughout the year, great atmosphere, nice place to catch up with friends and meet new people.

1 Thank Evangeline W

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$4 - $31
Bar, British, Wine Bar
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Bar scene
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 26 High Street, Halstead CO9 2AP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Halstead
  • Phone Number: +44 1787 477933

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?