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The White Hart

White Hart Howlett End Thaxted Road | Wimbish, Howlett End, Saffron Walden CB10 2UZ, England
+44 1799 599030
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good14%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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9:00 am - 11:00 pm Hours
Bar, European, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
White Hart Howlett End Thaxted Road | Wimbish, Howlett End, Saffron Walden CB10 2UZ, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Have driven past The White Hart many times and today decided to stop for lunch. What an amazing lunch we had. On a par with many top class London restaurant. Great food great wine and brilliant service Thank you Leigh and Phil. You made us...More

Thank LesleyJ50
Reviewed 29 August 2018

We live locally and have dined at the White Hart many times. When looking for a venue to celebrate our Golden wedding anniversary we could not have selected anywhere better. Leigh led us through the options and Phil produced a magnificent lunch buffet. We opted...More

Thank Jacky H
Reviewed 27 August 2018

One of our favourite places for lunch. This month our confidence was again rewarded with a warm welcome, good food and good service.

Thank AlandeWalden
Reviewed 16 August 2018

I visited the White Hart Wimbish yesterday for lunch for the first time after cancelling a booking with another restaurant because of rudeness from a member of staff. I was not disappointed - we were made very welcome and attended to straight away even though...More

Thank Jazzygirl7122
Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

Ok working away from home is hard enough, being away from family & home comforts. For the last 3 months I have been working in Saffron Walden. So my evening meals have been interesting to say the least. The White Hart is an incredible place...More

Thank decorum28
Reviewed 5 August 2018

Visited the White Hart last night for their themed Greek evening, what a wonderful evening was had by all. Tables were arranged outside to dine Al Fresco and created a warm and welcoming ambiance, the management and staff were welcoming and took the trouble to...More

Thank pattyboo2016
Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

Although we have lived only 8 miles away for nearly 25 years we have never visited the White Hart. I don’t realky know why. Anyway, last night we took the plunge and were most pleasantly surprised. It is a lovely restaurant/pub; very nicely furnished and...More

Thank CDFleurCottage
Reviewed 13 July 2018

Friends from Radwinter took us to this restaurant for lunch yesterday (we are from Brentwood). We would happily make the drive to eat there again. Excellent food, first class service and a meal to remember!

Thank mwbaxter
Reviewed 3 July 2018 via mobile

After a lengthy absence from The White Hart we returned for an impromptu summer lunch. Leigh the owner recommended I try their Summer Salad (I nicked my husband’s side of new potatoes which were the nicest potatoes I’ve ever eaten, don’t know how), it was...More

Thank Claw75
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

The staff were so pleasant and so genuine to make sure you enjoyed everything . Food at last was piping hot and freshly cooked and not pinged . What a change and proves good food can be made fresh . We loved our meal and...More

Thank LouiseLeitch
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14 August 2016|
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Response from scottieSouthendonSea | Reviewed this property |
Parking facilities on site
Barrie D
19 December 2014|
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Response from GERTTIE | Property representative |
Firstly welcome to Wimbish, UK. Yes we are open on Christmas Day, we do two sittings at 12 noon and 4.00 p.m. We are fully booked at 4.00 p.m but can take 1 more table at 12 noon if this is any good to you. Please go... More
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Takeout, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: White Hart Howlett End Thaxted Road | Wimbish, Howlett End, Saffron Walden CB10 2UZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Saffron Walden  >  Howlett End
  • Phone Number: +44 1799 599030
  • E-mail
Enviable reputation in a great location with all the food being prepared and cooked on the premises by our award winning chef Philip Todd. Home-made dishes cooked to order and nothing is too much trouble.
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