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Great place for a walk and extra special wildlife.

Fabulous place to visit all times of the year with stunning scenery. Nice pubs and Tiptree jam Cafe... read more

Reviewed 22 April 2018
John P

We had lunch here last weekend on the Saturday. Having a light lunch we decided on the mussels. Not... read more

Reviewed 13 April 2018
Stanford-Le-Hope, United Kingdom
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Heybridge, Maldon, England
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All reviews jolly sailor tiptree jam free parking tea room sea wall the pub lock gates car park the river watch the boats boats coming tea shop lovely walk sit outside delightful spot high tide watch the world
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Reviewed 22 April 2018

Fabulous place to visit all times of the year with stunning scenery. Nice pubs and Tiptree jam Cafe to fill you up! Walk around the gravel pits and see many birds especially in the winter. Spring, terns nesting and a cuckoo hotspot!! Only downside a...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 13 April 2018

We had lunch here last weekend on the Saturday. Having a light lunch we decided on the mussels. Not a bad size, a bit to much cream that over powered the taste, shame.

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

Lovely walking area with two pubs and a tearoom. Very scenic salt marsh with canal walk and lock. Large free car park which is very handy.

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank juliecat2013
Reviewed 15 February 2018 via mobile

This is a lovely little place to either stop for a drink in the local pub or stop over at the Tiptree jam caffettiera . There are also some nice walks along the river .

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank 827martinob
Reviewed 2 February 2018

Been to this pub many times,the food is good,friendly and efficient staff, good beer and a great pub for families as well as couples and singles.It is right next to the lock gates and lots of good walks by the river, then back to the...More

Date of experience: February 2018
2  Thank Flyer1949
Reviewed 12 January 2018

Thursday is Fish & Chip evening at the Jolly Sailor. From 1700 hrs you can get two Fish & Chips for £15.00. Bargain. We went last night to try out this offer and of course the proper beer, lovely. The Fish & Chips were spot...More

Date of experience: January 2018
2  Thank mick g
Reviewed 27 December 2017 via mobile

Great little pub supplying all you need, drinks, great efficient food table service all on the waterside at Newbridge basin with the tranquil beautiful endless line of moored up private boats

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Robert John K
Reviewed 21 November 2017

I go here all the time to walk the dogs with wife and daughter. There is a big free car park, places to eat, and tarmacked walks with wonderful views of boats and waterways. It is going from strength to strength, with little improvements showing...More

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank Freddyminster
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Been going here for years - a terrific spot by the estuary and lock, lovely food and cakes, great walk along the sea wall!

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank normaj506
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

I took my granddaughter aged 3 down to Heybridge Basin to take a look at the boats near the lock and to sample an ice cream at the tea rooms. We thoroughly enjoyed our visit. parking is easy in the Daisy Meadow car park and...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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17 August 2018|
Response from langdale12 |
Check the tides because it dries out
doreen c
30 October 2017|
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Response from buerge | Reviewed this property |
Yes, definetely. The pubs as well as the Tiptree Cafe. Have fun !
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10 August 2017|
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Response from buerge | Reviewed this property |
Or you go to Maldon Promenade Park on the other side of the river. They have a nice lake for crabbing and model boats.
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