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Fleur De Lys

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High st | Widdington, Saffron Walden CB11, England
01799 543 280
6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Closed now
All hours
Sun 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Tue - Thu 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Fri - Sat 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Showing 129: English reviews
Widdington, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

fantastic host, brilliant staff, wonderful village and the food is fabulous. Always a delight to go there

Thank Gill F
Bishops Stortford, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We went there for lunch. The decor was nonedescript. The menu was fairly limited. Fish & chips - batter was light but oily and fish a little overcooked. Chips refried and half of them inedible. Bangers and mash - swimming in gravy, the mash tasted odd and the sausages on top of that very ordinary and long way from Cumberland.... More 

1 Thank addaykin
Richmond upon Thames, England, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I went to this wonderful country pub for the first time yesterday. The staff could not have been more helpful and happy to have us. Lovely atmosphere in the pub and beautiful garden. Very child and dog friendly. Food was excellent quality and good value. We will definitely be back

Thank Dan H
Henham, Essex
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a wonderful country pub in a pretty Essex village. Chris and Ellie are excellent hosts and the pub caters well for families, couples, and people with dogs. Great beer garden and fantastic food. Well worth a visit

Thank MarkandGill1
Stansted Mountfitchet, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2016

Regular visitor here, especially when friends or family come. Sometimes take the dog. It is very much a relaxed country pub so expect dogs and their walkers , especially on a Sunday. Lovely roaring fires in the winter. Large garden for the summer. Food is excellent, especially their roasts. Chris and his family and staff are very welcoming.

Thank Beverley R
London, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016

Visited on a Sunday. Typical English village pub, nice food, friendly bar staff. Too many dogs for my liking but I'm not a dog lover. Definitely return.

Thank platinumpxl
London, United Kingdom
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63 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2016

Our third time of visiting this pub and as good as ever. If you want a proper pub roast Sunday lunch, cooked in house rather than the dismal reheated commercially pre-cooked stuff that a lot of places fob you off with, then you can't do better than the Fleur. Also great beer. Oh, and no intrusive music.

1 Thank jfletcher
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2016 via mobile

As a spur of the moment and being recommended thought would try it out for Sunday lunch. We had not booked but they managed to squeeze us in, the service was impeccable always with a smile, there was a good range of ales which suited all palates, the menu choice was extremely varied but all we wanted was a roast... More 

Thank Adrian J
London, United Kingdom
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77 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016

Our Son & Daughter in law have just moved to the village of Widdington and their house is right opposite this Pub. They had reserved a table for lunch and we saw the necessity for it, very popular and with a dog friendly attitude. there were 4 other dogs sitting quietly so no problem there with our dog. The Menu... More 

Thank Brijan34
Kent, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016

Friendly service, very accommodating including horse plus rider who popped into grab a drink on a hot day! Provided great interest for the children who were all lovely and well behaved.. dogs welcome, appropriate family fun! Bream with chilli crust/focaccia and salad - very lovely with mum stealing my falafel and sweet potato vegetarian option - I'll go back to... More 

Thank annezzz2016

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    5 of 5 stars
Bar, British, Vegetarian, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Large groups, Families with children, Bar scene
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: High st | Widdington, Saffron Walden CB11, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Saffron Walden
  • Phone Number: 01799 543 280

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