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The Queens Head

$$ - $$$, British,
The Hythe, Maldon CM9 5HN, England
+44 1621 854112
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Overview
  • Excellent39%
  • Very good46%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“fish and chips” (38 reviews)
“sandwiches” (15 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
The Hythe, Maldon CM9 5HN, England
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1 - 10 of 375 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A good well priced Sunday lunch much enjoyed by myself and husband. The pub is very comfortable and ideally located by the water side. There is also plenty of outside seating for the summer months.

Thank tonik3
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited here on the 31st Dec to ask on the off chance if they had a table for 7. We were seated in the Port Hole. 2 steaks, 4 slow cooked beef and a wild mushroom pasta was ordered, and I must say even tho...More

Thank Alison H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a lovely place to go and eat, the staff are friendly, the food is great and it’s dog friendly.

Thank paul19611
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ate here with a group of friends and one other table occupied. The food was nice but there wasn't much of it. The dining room was shut away and felt isolated. For the price I wasn't impressed.

Thank Robert C
Reviewed 13 December 2017

We have often had meals in the Queen's head, Maldon and have always been more than satisfied. There is always a good selection of well cooked and prepared meals at a reasonable price and the staff all very pleasant and helpful. Yesterday's meals were to...More

Thank John G
Reviewed 9 December 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is amazing. The staff are so helpful and friendly. We had our works Christmas meal there. I have multiple allergies and intolerances. The chef called me to discuss my requirements and produced a fabulous meal for me. Nothing was too much trouble and...More

Thank Jan J
Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

In the heart of the marina with lots of window seats to take in the view even on a cold day. Fast efficient service with a varied menu. We stuck with traditional fish and chips and were not disappointed. Piping hot and beautifully cooked. The...More

Thank SJBaked
Reviewed 5 December 2017

Recommended by the luxurious nearby b&b 32 the Hythe . Greeted by a charming lady (sorry i think it was Debbie or similar ) Allowed to taste the local Maldon ales .alas not to my taste think its the New Zealand hops. But Adnams Ghost...More

Thank Gregg M
Reviewed 5 December 2017 via mobile

Visited today for lunch, excellent food as always, friendly staff lovely setting shall be returning, dog friendly. Toilets spotless, very well run pub great menu!

Thank Wayne C
Reviewed 4 December 2017

A weekday lunchtime visit with friends. Food superb and plentiful, prompt efficient service. I have eaten there several times and never been disappointed.

Thank Hilda E
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Questions & Answers
K_conx
22 June 2017|
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Response from AlandeWalden | Reviewed this property |
This is a legal question, so I suggest googling to find out the law on the employment of young people in premises serving alcohol.
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salmonneilchaz
27 April 2017|
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Response from Charles L | Property representative |
Sorry we don't do a cooked breakfast at the moment. We do run our full menu from 11am every day if that is of any use
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Dandiedo
20 October 2016|
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Response from gsmiley475 | Reviewed this property |
Dogs are allowed in both bars which also serve food. Not in the restaurant away from the bars.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Hythe, Maldon CM9 5HN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Maldon
  • Phone Number: +44 1621 854112
Description
The best pub venue in Maldon, set on the Blackwater river.Thames barges aline the quayside. Large patio area, with seating for over 100 people. Over looked by Maldon St Marys Church. A wonderful setting on the quay, a fantastic old working dock fo yesteryear.
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