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The Griffin

) #3 of 6 Restaurants in Danbury $$ - $$$ , British,
64 Main Road, Danbury CM3 4DH, England
+44 1245 699024
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good25%
  • Average13%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible12%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (23 reviews)
“pork” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
64 Main Road, Danbury CM3 4DH, England
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1 - 10 of 324 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

We have visited this pub/restaurant a number of times over the past 10 years but stopped coming here a few years ago as we thought it had really gone downhill. We had heard it had changed ownership (apparently over 2 years ago) and so thought...More

Thank Susan T
Reviewed 25 June 2017

The staff are all friendly and helpful, the food is lovely and well cooked and the prices are very reasonable. You can't go wrong really. Well worth a visit.

Thank EricEssex2014
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

The staff are very welcoming and helpful. We only wanted a light bite for lunch and there is a menu for this, if you did want something a little more there is a fuller lunch menu. The food was really well presented and delicious! The...More

Thank Mylittlefamily123
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

Really lovely how it's set out ... Easy access lovely polite staff... Very helpful ... Lovely food.... Old pub with modern feel... Definitely recommend children all ages welcome

Thank gennywenny
Reviewed 1 June 2017

We booked to go to The Griffin on Bank Holiday Monday as it was our wedding anniversary. We went with friends who hadn't visited the Griffin for some time due to bad experiences with the previous owners. The staff were friendly and attentive, and the...More

Thank tuscany079
Reviewed 28 May 2017

Had a Birthday surprise sprung on me at the griffin back in October. 15 people in total. Food was amazing lovely choices, cooked to perfection 10/10

Thank Louadams
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

We were travelling to Colchester for a work conference. The trip had been long with traffic hold ups and plenty of rain. We were looking for somewhere to stop for a break and refreshment. Saw this pub as we came through Danbury and in particular...More

Thank Stridey S
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Visits this lovely pub/restaurant Easter Saturday as a drive by & turn the car round to return and eat! We didn't have a table booked however we were take to to a lovely table for our meal straight away. Lots of choice on the menu...More

Thank Lesley P
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Second visit this year, both times the food and service have been great. Very personable service and clearly a proud chef hiding back there in the kitchen and preparing amazing pub food. The Griffin is kid friendly as well, not all the pubs in the...More

Thank toneselliott
Reviewed 3 April 2017

Went with my parents for Sunday lunch, we had a lamb, beef, pork and vegetables roast - all great. I am vegetarian and it is the best roast around here. Desserts are lovely and staff are great. My mum and dad said they enjoyed it...More

Thank zoe s
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9 August 2017|
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Response from Mylittlefamily123 | Reviewed this property |
I think you can take dogs and sit in the garden?
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Cash Only, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 64 Main Road, Danbury CM3 4DH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Danbury
  • Phone Number: +44 1245 699024
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