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The Punch Bowl

High Easter CM1 4QW, England
+44 1245 231222
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Overview
  • Excellent75%
  • Very good11%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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All hours
CUISINES
British, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
High Easter CM1 4QW, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We had Sunday lunch here with friends to celebrate my husbands birthday. We received a fabulous greeting when we arrived and were seated and given plenty of time to peruse the menu with nibbles and a cocktail. When David came to take our order he...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

Humerus and attentive hosts who made sure things ran smoothly. A tour of the wine room seems a must for most guests, with a few sales taking place on route. Food was plentiful, well cooked and presented. The dumpling with the ox tail was massive....More

Thank CharlieWallace59
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went here for what was supposed to be a lovely family Sunday lunch for 6. Sadly this was not to be. Starters were ok, however the mains that largely consisted of Sunday roast were not. My Father had ordered a mixed pork and beef...More

Thank squirrels12017
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We came here for a special meal to celebrate my mum's birthday. The setting is beautiful and quintessentially English. We had our drinks in the garden, which is almost like a secret garden, being a little distance from the main restaurant, beautifully planted with the...More

Thank Jon V
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was taken by my son for a birthday treat. Fabulous dinner all beautifully cooked and the dessert trolley was amazing.

Thank 15Jayjay60
Reviewed 12 June 2017

We were lucky enough to be invited to the Punch Bowl by friends who have frequently this establishment on many occasions. We were so impressed from the minute we got to the restaurant to the minute we left. It is a husband and wife partnership....More

1  Thank Wendy W
Reviewed 9 June 2017

We went to this restaurant for my sons 21st Birthday as had been impressed on a previous visit. We were warmly greeted but had not mentioned his birthday. A friendly welcome from 'David' disclosed our reason for the visit. In due course we were given...More

Thank PeterDunmow
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

David (restauranteur) and his wife Penny (chef) probably won't thank me for this, but between them, they orchestrated a great night. I say 'won't thank me' because future guests might ask for the same treatment. We'd booked a table for six on Friday night to...More

Thank Tahi R
Reviewed 4 May 2017

We made a last minute booking for Sunday lunch and realised just how fortunate we were to get a table for 6. The Punch Bowl is only open Friday, Saturday and Sunday and was busy in a buzy way were you can still hear yourself...More

Thank Daniel G
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

Well where do I begin , my family organised a surprise visit to this delightful restaurant . Not having been before I wasn't sure what to expect .........On arrival we were greeted by the owner warmly and promptly served with drinks and lovely homemade crisps....More

Thank GIADA27
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 18:00
Friday
18:30 - 01:00
Saturday
18:30 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: High Easter CM1 4QW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  High Easter
  • Phone Number: +44 1245 231222
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