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George Hotel of Colchester Restaurant

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116 High Street, Colchester CO1 1TD, England
44 206 578494
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Colchester, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Lunch menu is somewhat limited but sandwiches very good but you can dine al la carte in the restaurant. Nice place for morning coffee where you can sit on large comfy sofas and in the Summer, tables are placed outside in the high street.

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Thank Yellowbanker
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing food!! We asked for something that wasn't on the menu and they were more than happy to accommodate us. Great service too. Would definitely come back again.

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Thank Bethan P
Holland-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Pity not more customers worth a visit . A little more expensive but worth it. Nice surroundings staff excellent

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Thank Leilarayner
Colchester, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016

After being greeted by a sullen lady who indicated our seats we waited ages for a menu to be brought to us and even longer for the food to be brought to the table. We had ordered a traditional roast meal with turkey. The meat was ok but the vegetables were awful and lukewarm, - "roast" potatoes which were white... More 

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Thank sat3438
Chelmsford, United Kingdom
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42 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016

We stayed here with two other couples,it was an ideal and convenient meeting place,stayed one night with dinner. Very old building ,beware of steep and narrow staircases , rooms were just ok and clean, reception ,restaurant and bar service were quite good, so ok for a night ,not sure would want to stay longer. Free parking a bonus. We had... More 

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Thank Robert D
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016

What a disappointing visit this was, warm, or cold tea, coffee was just as bad, no one came in to ask if we needed anything, when we first got there and was shown into the room there was no light's and no one seemed to know where the light switch was, so there we sat until a member of staff... More 

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Thank Janet B
Colchester, United Kingdom
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375 reviews
254 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 186 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

It's fair to say I was going to need some persuading to get me through the doors of the George's restaurant...afternoon tea with free-flowing prosecco for £25? That ought to do it! The bar area of the George is grotty to say the least - sad looking sofas even the most desperate of charity shops would refuse to take, suspect... More 

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Thank GameOf_scones
London, United Kingdom
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163 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

At the George for a group booking for lunch (pre ordered) so they knew we were coming and what we were going to eat. The chicken was a little dry and lacked flavour, the gravy would have been more suitable for beef. The vegetables (broccoli and red cabbage) were OK but the potatoes were hard and the food wasn't well... More 

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1 Thank Jeanette M
Colchester, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016

i visited the george yesterday for afternoon tea and was very happy. The sandwiches and cake were delicious with free flowing processco it could not of been better. The service was also great, we were asked where we would prefer to have our afternoon tea and we decided on the lounge. the staff were very thoughtful and could not do... More 

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1 Thank kimberleypash
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19 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

Very nice Tudor building.nice menu not badly priced.very friendly helpful staff. I had a club sandwich,

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Thank Philip W

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, British, International, Pub
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 116 High Street, Colchester CO1 1TD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Colchester
  • Phone Number: 44 206 578494
  • This restaurant is at George Hotel of Colchester

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?