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Balkerne Gate, Table Table Restaurant & Pub

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Ipswich Road, Colchester CO4 9WP, England
+44 1206 852932
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Sudbury, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Three family members visited for lunch today, as we often do, and it was very nice being treated like old friends. The drinks were quickly served and the food arrived in good time - not too fast for freshly cooked but not too slow either. As usual, our meals were delicious, whilst the latest menu is extensive to say the... More 

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Thank sheppard-andy
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very good food, the service is very quick and the waitress is very kind always giving recommendations to costumers of what food is good and which is her opinion. The thing that got me was the pie I had : chicken gammon and pea pie like what but it was good. Me and my family really enjoyed it ! 👍

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Thank tommycritic123
Colchester, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After a tiring day my friend a I popped in for a quick meal. We weren't expecting much just something quick and wholesome. The restaurant was not busy. We waited a very long time to have our order of two pies the house speciality, taken After some time we were told that they had run out of pies please could... More 

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Thank mmvaughan
Essex, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I have frequented this restaurant over the last 8 years and have to say it has gone down the pan!!! Food is terrible and menu choice isn't great . Wouldn't bother going back.

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Thank layromble
1 review
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Have breakfast here regularly Staff Amazing very attentive Very quick with seating you Full English is the best in Colchester Mark look after everyone like is if there family You can eat as much or as little as you like Kids eat free You won't be disappointed And the girls lorna , Nikki and Ashley Will even ale your toast... More 

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Thank Sean G
1 review
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great staff very helpfully Mark always on hand to help with all your needs the girls are very nice just like the ones you would take to meet your mum . Thanks very good

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Thank Richard N
Ipswich, United Kingdom
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31 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We was passing on our travels and decided to stop for dinner as it looked a nice pub to stop at. We got in with our young kids and found a table, once we had sat down a male member of staff came up to us and quite rudely said 'have you booked??' to which we wasn't even given a... More 

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Thank allypop890
Colchester, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed March 22, 2017

I'm not one to hide in anonymity behind Trip Advisor, and would have complained at the time had it not been for the fact that my son and his wife had intended to treat us, and to do so would have embarrassed them. This restaurant deserves no such consideration, and the people who order and cook the food that is... More 

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Thank Christopher M
Woodbridge, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed March 19, 2017

First let me praise our waitress her service was excellent and very professional. Firstly, we ordered our drinks from our waitress but had to wait over ten minutes for the bar staff to bring them to the table (this is their system). Secondly, I personally ordered a Mix Grill (well done), leaving the egg and steak to eat last. I... More 

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2 Thank Oggi1953
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3 reviews
Reviewed March 6, 2017 via mobile

Normally fairly enjoy visiting this bar/restaurant but recently been let down by a bar maid who seems to have taken a dislike to us, hints at the problem being not having a local accent, face trips this girl, lets the place down after years of visiting and enjoying my time here this one employee has dragged the atmosphere down recently.... More 

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Thank Rab M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Dining on a budget, Large groups, Families with children, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ipswich Road, Colchester CO4 9WP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Colchester
  • Phone Number: +44 1206 852932

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