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Magic Mushroom

Barleylands Barleylands Road, Billericay CM11 2UD, England
+44 1268 289963
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good23%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“lamb” (45 reviews)
“bread” (26 reviews)
“pate” (9 reviews)
European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Barleylands Barleylands Road, Billericay CM11 2UD, England
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Reviewed today via mobile

We came up from bournemouth to stay with friends and they took us to Magic Mushroom for lunch. It looked lovely. Food disappointing my pork was hardly cooked and not edibleand then I had another dinner but although the beef was meant to be pink...More

Thank Susie29o2
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Went here last night the food was excellent fine dining at its best. The staff are excellent,polite,they make that extra special treat worth having. So a big thanks to them we had an awesome evening.

Thank burns05
Reviewed 3 days ago

Excellent food at a reasonable price. Tried their midweek set menu at £25.50 for three courses. The food was delicious and very well presented. The restaurant is styled in the manor of a converted barn, the staff were very friendly and attentive without being over...More

Thank 503adriand
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a great venue and the food & service is even better. Chose the day to eat depending on your budget. we chose the midweek set menu and it was fabulous. Highly Recommend for that special occasion or treat

Thank danJDmurphy
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

By far our favourite restaurant in the area. Staff are always extremely friendly and service is great. Food is outstanding, menu changes often and is very reasonably priced considered the quality.

Thank Akay_89
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Booked on line for Friday lunch for 4 eager to show off our local restaurant to guests from overseas. The booking was not confirmed but I received a message on the booking page that someone from “front of house’ would call to confirm. There was...More

Thank ozodyssey
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great evening lovely meal, fabulous setting and great service 👍 highly recommend. Would definitely revisit !

Thank Snugglebug101
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Always a great meal at the mushroom, and the extension of the restaurant hasn’t taken away any of its charm. A good choice of wines to go with the lovely meat on offer. The warm breads to share is a must! Mmm the braised cheeks...More

1  Thank 419pat
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Mmmm - for Magic Mushroom. We went back and had kung there agin. Super - can't fault it really. The fixed price lunch menu has some good choices, the wine list is very good and the service is helpful, happy and he efficient. Two starters,...More

Thank BenYorkie
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I don’t understand how this place gets such good reviews. The food was way over priced and wasn’t all that special. It feel like this place is trying to be to posh.

2  Thank Lisa S
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27 October 2017|
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Response from barbarali13 | Reviewed this property |
I would say yes, there were a few children in our party, some very young. Have a good time
27 October 2017|
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Response from Nigel M | Reviewed this property |
I don't know as it wasn't relevant to my visit, but I didn't notice any high chairs.
Dean M
31 August 2016|
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Response from NazH9 | Reviewed this property |
Jeans, shoes and a shirt for chaps I would think. I wore tights, a tunic dress and heeled boots when I was last there in December.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$35 - US$53
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Barleylands Barleylands Road, Billericay CM11 2UD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Billericay
  • Phone Number: +44 1268 289963
  • E-mail
An excellent product starts with the careful selection of the finest fresh ingredients. We source local produce whenever possible, our meats are reared at Essex farms and our fish is delivered fresh daily with much of our fruit and vegetables grown at home in the kitchen garden.
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