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Fowlers Farm

Cressing Road | Cressing Rd, CM77 8DH, Braintree CM77 8DH, England
+44 1376 551560
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good33%
  • Average19%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible11%
Travellers talk about
“pudding” (13 reviews)
“sunday roast” (11 reviews)
“pie” (10 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 10:30 PMAll hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Cressing Road | Cressing Rd, CM77 8DH, Braintree CM77 8DH, England
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Reviewed yesterday

My partner brought me here to celebrate my birthday. We came 'on spec' and hadn't reserved a table. However, it was lunchtime during the week and there were tables available. The service was good. We were shown to a quiet table for two and advised...More

Thank Ken C
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Shown to table very quickly as a friend had reserved. We had pate to start with. Lots of bread which was good. Hunters Chicken was excellent. Chips were very good. Service good. Got £27 off with Telegraph card so we were all well pleased.

Thank nestledown1
Reviewed 4 days ago

I meet 2 of my old school friends for lunch at Fowler’s Farn on Valentine’s Day. We arrived about 12 and left at 4.45! The food was very good and the restaurant was busy which made for a warm atmosphere. Maybe the great log fire...More

Thank Patricia D
Reviewed 6 days ago

Ok it was nice. Food was tasty and good value. BUT it lacked that extra something . . . Maybe it was the service (slow). It was just, well like, all the other gastro pubs. Fine if that's what you are looking for, but I...More

Thank SouthBucks459
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited last week for a last minute family meal. En route to home we stopped at the fowlers farm and loved it. Food was spot on and service even better. I spoke to the manager Adam after requesting to give some feedback on our...More

Thank Adam F
General Manager A, Manager at Fowlers Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thankyou for your lovely review Adam. We appreciated your feedback on the day and we'll look forward to hosting you again in the future! From all at Fowlers Farm

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My partner and I called in for lunch en-route to our airport hotel. We were so impressed with the new Vegan menu that they had on offer. So much selection and so amazing to see desserts that we were actually able to order too! We...More

Thank Vanessa C
General Manager A, Manager at Fowlers Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for the review Vanessa. We'll make sure it's a 5* review next time!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped here for an impromptu lunch. Nice ambience and a good burger but the pudding I ordered came without the strawberries mentioned on the menu. When I asked the waitress, she said they’d run out. Shame not to be told when ordering as I’d have...More

Thank Cac64
General Manager A, Manager at Fowlers Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your feedback. We shall pass it on to our kitchen team.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Although part of a chain this well appointed pub/restaurant has the feel of a local!! An excellent Sunday only menu has plenty of choice with more than just a ‘roast‘ on offer. Good portions backed up by good customer service. Thanks to Hannah S for...More

Thank swfjambo
General Manager A, Manager at Fowlers Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

swfjambo thankyou for your review! we are pleased you enjoyed Your visit and we will pass on the positive comments to Hannah S. thankyou

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The GF and I often visit when coming to Freeport. This time we were unsure of where to eat but ran into two friends who suggested Fowlers Farm. We arrived to find the car park almost full so weren't sure we would get a table...More

Thank gilescorenwannabe
General Manager A, Manager at Fowlers Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

gilescorenwannabe thankyou for your review! we are pleased to hear you enjoyed Your meals and received good service !

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My father booked a table for lunch here today to celebrate my mother’s birthday. He booked the table last Tuesday and even went in to book in person to make sure they could accommodate a pram as I have a four month old son. The...More

Thank Sophie T
FowlersFarm, Manager at Fowlers Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Sophie T Our apologies for the issue that you had. It has been fed back to the whole management team already. Whilst this does not make up for yesterday I will be contacting your father on Friday as I discussed with him. Due to...More

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Questions & Answers
4 July 2017|
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Response from ruththomas7 | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can, there are benches there and it is nicely tucked out of the way. Sorry for the delay in replying.
13 May 2017|
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Response from londonpeppa | Reviewed this property |
Yes ..was a well behaved dog at next table to us...no problem
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:30 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 - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cressing Road | Cressing Rd, CM77 8DH, Braintree CM77 8DH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Braintree
  • Phone Number: +44 1376 551560
The Fowler's Farm in Braintree is a country pub & restaurant oozing rural charm and rustic character. Our picturesque surroundings provide the perfect backdrop for savouring the hearty, seasonal pub-food on our menu, and the carefully nurtured cask ales and fine wines gracing our bar.
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