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The Barn Brasserie

Brook Road, Great Tey, Colchester CO6 1JE, England
+44 1206 212345
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good24%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
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European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Brook Road, Great Tey, Colchester CO6 1JE, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago

During our visit we found the staff friendly and attentive at all times. The meal was what we would call small portions but acceptable and nothing special . The only thing special was the price (over priced), will think hard before we return.

Thank ayrichardson
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Wonderful day spent 8th August at Wedding.Beautiful venue and outstanding care by all staff led by manager Wayne.Haven’t Been to The Barn for some years but now will be back on my list of ‘must visit more often’. Outstanding gravy with main course.Lovely hot food...More

Thank travelscoutEssex
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I visited The Barn for Afternoon Tea with a friend who I was treating. When I booked I had anticipated us being seated in the main restaurant but this was not possible as there was a function - I was told this by phone several...More

Thank Sheryl D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a beautifully restored barn with pleasant grounds and good carparking. The service was good and the price not over the top but while I went away happy I did feel that the portion size was a bit small although in the main the...More

Thank Domsdad1982
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I've been to the Barn a handful of times over the last year. I would say the ambience is great, the food excellent, the service generally outstanding and the overall price very good taking into account these things. Breakfast, lunch and dinner have all been...More

Thank David W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our group of six visited for dinner and there was a mixture of order between the set menu and a la carte. The assistant manager was serving our table and was friendly, knowledgeable and professional. I shared a fish platter as a starter which was...More

Thank legend187
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The barn is an absolutely beautiful place with a lovely atmosphere. Four of us came here a few days ago for dinner and we were not disappointed. The food was divine as were the staff and we could hardly believe how amazing everything was for...More

Thank asmg626
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

3 of us ate here last week. The service was profesional and superb. The meal was really excellent. The ambiance of this place is unbelievable. AND it was good value for money. Would certainly recommend.

Thank paulandsonja2
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Birthday meal here for 6 of us. Food was outstanding. Service good. Great atmosphere, fun night. Good choice of gluten free (call them in advance).

Thank mothgal
Reviewed July 1, 2018

My family and i enjoyed a fabulous meal at this spectacular restaurant last night! Great service and so much choice on the menu. The venue is beautiful! The staff were so warm, welcoming and helpful. I will defiantly be returning. M.L

Thank Ameliaalock
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March 3, 2017|
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Response from Christine M | Reviewed this property |
You could phone them or go online they are very helpful.
December 13, 2016|
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Response from Gazo53 | Reviewed this property |
I don't think there is one but you would look out of place in shorts and a T shirt, smart casual would be best
Jen M
November 19, 2016|
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Response from Richard P | Reviewed this property |
I do not think that the upstairs has disabled access as when I have been there for weddings, anyone with issues normally sits downstairs.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$13 - $32
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Business meetings, Kids, Special occasions, Romantic, Large groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Brook Road, Great Tey, Colchester CO6 1JE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Colchester  >  Great Tey
  • Phone Number: +44 1206 212345
  • E-mail
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