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The Horseshoes

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Bar, British, Pub
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Horseshoe Hill, Upshire EN9 3SN, England
01992 712 745
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Mon 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tue - Fri 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Sat 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
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London, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Four of us went to the pub last night for a great meal. Food is excellent value, nicely presented, large portions, tastes delicious. The chicken liver pate was beautiful we shared that as a starter. Two of us had the lamb shank which was superb, one had the pie and said it was delicious the other had the lamb cutlets.... More 

Thank MRH2013
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108 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked a table in the restaurant part of this pub for 7.30pm. When we arrived they told us that they were not ready to serve us but we should take a seat in the restaurant and look at the menu. We were then told that they would take our order after they had served a party table of 20... More 

Thank Ztilb
London, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 30, 2016

We found this pub on trip advisor and we both really enjoyed our sunday lunch there. The staff were great and super chatty and helpful, it's got a lovely country feel to it and the food was lovely. We both had the Sunday lunch and they were yummy- big portions, lovely meat, perfect roast potatoes and very good gravy. The... More 

Thank HollyCupcakes
London, England, United Kingdom
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140 reviews
120 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 21, 2016 via mobile

Visited Sunday afternoon for lunch. Ordered 3 main meals at 2.35pm and our food arrived at 3.50pm! When we asked for an update on our food we were told that because we hadn't ordered roasts it wasn't priority. When the food eventually arrived it was really lovely so it's a shame we waited so long. The staff offered us a... More 

Thank Sian F
Waltham Abbey, United Kingdom
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208 reviews
142 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 111 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 10, 2016

Our son Paul and Ilza very kindly invited us for lunch at this Pub/restaurant as we had heard very good reports on the food they served up. We all ordered the cod, chips and peas for our main course and can report that the meal was one of the best i have ever tasted. The fish was so fresh, it... More 

Thank alan c
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 5, 2016 via mobile

Have been here several times with family and the food is great every time ! Always something for everyone , good size portions , fresh tasting fish and seafood, friendly down to earth staff. On the last visit had the giant king prawn with sweet potato fries !! It was yummy , it's not always on the menu but is... More 

Thank Sophiemid
London, United Kingdom
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72 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 1, 2016

Went with family and had a great time food very good service could not of been better fantastic staff Grandkids well looked after and everything we eat was top class nice garden to sit and pleased we visited will go again without any doubt

Thank paul m
London, United Kingdom
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40 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 31, 2016 via mobile

Last minute booking but was well worth it nice size portions and well cooked , service was great . Good value for money

Thank Mustangon1
Essex, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 26, 2016

Good choice of different things on the menu....I think everybody had something different, and although we waited quite a while, all the meals were served up together....all the portions were of a generous size....

Thank marionw430
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 25, 2016 via mobile

Proper food Daily specials lots of fresh fish , friendly family run country pub in beautiful village location . Won't break the bank but will most certainly have you going back for more .

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Bar, British, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Special occasions
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 - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Horseshoe Hill, Upshire EN9 3SN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Upshire
  • Phone Number: 01992 712 745

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