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The Hare at Roxwell

$$ - $$$, British,
Bishops Stortford Road | Roxwell, Chelmsford CM1 4LU, England
+44 1245 248788
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good29%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“pies” (36 reviews)
“gateaux” (8 reviews)
“roast chicken” (7 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Bishops Stortford Road | Roxwell, Chelmsford CM1 4LU, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We invited some friends to this place after a successful first visit here. Things were slightly differently this visit, but I will start with the positives The restaurant itself was clean and tidy with more than ample parking. There is a good choice on the...More

Thank Nick C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We took my parents here for their Golden Anniversary lunch. It was real treat! Without a booking we got a lovely table in the bay window overlooking scenic fields. Our bubbly waitress Hannah was a real star, she engaged well with my really shy kids...More

Thank Sprabatani
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We like the fact that we can go to the Hare without having to book. The car park is very convenient and we usually manage to park in the disabled car space which is conveniently near the entrance. Access to the dining area is also...More

Thank Barry B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Atmosphere here was very good and staff were very helpful. One of the best things is that they serve smaller potions of food for adults, which was nice for my wife and daughter. The food was very good and before the food arrived complementary bread...More

Thank localpint
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just had an amazing Sunday lunch at 8pm served by very friendly staff in a gorgeous venue The staff were fantastic, friendly helpful and attentive without being interfering The food was exceptional. You would think it was the first meal cooked of the day, not...More

Thank strizley
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just had a 'meal' here, one word - AVOID!!! The adult chicken roast dinner had so little chicken on it that a child would have been left hungry. As for the highly questionable stuffing, words fail me. It arrived in 3 separate pieces, all of...More

1  Thank g00ner14
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Really lovely country setting, staff work really hard and do their job well. Always served a really good meal and love the complimentary bread. Also love the fact you can order a smaller plate of food - which means room for desert. We live near...More

Thank Christine S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Friday evening around 7 ish we arrived at the restaurant as we wanted to try somewhere new and we hit upon this lovely restaurant in a semi-rural part of Essex. There was a lovely atmosphere inside and contemporary decor but still in keeping with the...More

Thank BJH1066
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We hadn't booked a table for Saturday evening, but were made to feel very welcome by Michael when we walked in. After being shown to our table, Mark's service was of the highest quality throughout. The gf fish and chips along with the Vegetable pie...More

Thank tod77
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I loved the ambiance of this restaurant: warm and welcoming with old beams in a sympathetically renovated building. The menu is extensive: pies, salads, smaller dishes - something for everyone. Main dishes come with yummy rustic bread and butter. I had the superfoods salad which...More

Thank Maureen G
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Questions & Answers
13 September 2017|
Response from Habsishpeeweed | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I do not know. You might be able to checkout their menu on line or wiz them an email to double check.
yvonne a
9 March 2016|
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Response from will_cri | Property representative |
I'm afraid not, sorry.
22 July 2015|
Response from will_cri | Property representative |
Hello there, I've just responded to your question with links to our menu but ridiculously trip advisor don't allow any links to be included so the response was rejected. You will find our website by googling pie and pint... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, View, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 10:30 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bishops Stortford Road | Roxwell, Chelmsford CM1 4LU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Chelmsford
  • Phone Number: +44 1245 248788
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