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The Restaurant at The Lifehouse

Frinton Road | Thorpe le Soken, Thorpe le Soken CO16 0JD, England
+44 1255 860050
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good28%
  • Average20%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible5%
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“chateaubriand” (4 reviews)
“poached eggs” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
British, European, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Frinton Road | Thorpe le Soken, Thorpe le Soken CO16 0JD, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Not worth the money's. Considering this is a high class venture Sub standard decor. Cheap seating However attentive and nice staff

Thank Alex F
Reviewed 14 September 2017

We decided to have the Lobster as this has got to be our favourite treat and like to have it half a dozen times a year on special occasions and being our 11 year anniversary thought it's the perfect reason! Well what a disappointing experience,...More

Thank Chris_m1980
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

Went there for dinner on the first night of our stay, When we sat down to eat the first thing we both said was the lighting was poor and wouldn't give the food justice, for what they are charging the ambience should be better. But...More

Thank James A
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

We had a lovely 3 course meal. We thought the menu was varied & it all looked lovely - it took us ages to choose! We had cocktails rather than wine & they went down very well. The coconut & pistachio ice creams were divine!...More

Thank Jennifer G
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

At £58, the Chateaubriand was nice but could have been better. The service was good...especially from the manager, Terry. I wasn't overly impressed with the breakfast though...

Thank Hawkesk
Reviewed 9 August 2017

We booked afternoon tea whilst visiting the Spa. We were asked if we would like to sit by the window and were shown to a table one in from the window. the window table still had remains of a couples lunch including plates gasses and...More

Thank Patricia H
Reviewed 7 August 2017

Great food, we chose chateaubriand, it was perfect. our waitress was super efficient, she gave us wine tasting to help us make our selection, we really enjoyed it.

Thank yummymummynorfolkUK
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Absolutely amazing food and service. Plenty of options and variety and top notch quality food. Tasted so fresh and full of flavour, will definitely go again.

Thank Karen S
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

Very nice but has it's faults and when you think how expensive it is, it makes you wonder wether it's value for money. Personally I don't think it is. We are quite easy going and won't let one little thing ruin a visit but I'm...More

Thank Tim B
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

I very much enjoyed the chateaubriand steak which melted in the mouth and was served with some excellent veggies. But my favorite may have been my truffle risotto starter. The views to the garden are just beautiful and the location is very peaceful and calm...More

Thank Liisa M
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  • Value
Average prices
USD 24 - USD 57
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Frinton Road | Thorpe le Soken, Thorpe le Soken CO16 0JD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Thorpe le Soken
  • Phone Number: +44 1255 860050
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