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The Plough Bar & Restaurant

169 Roman Road | Mountnessing, Brentwood CM15 0UG, England
+44 1277 352026
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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12:00 pm - 9:00 pm Hours
Bar, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
169 Roman Road | Mountnessing, Brentwood CM15 0UG, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We went with friends to the Plough for dinner, it was excellent food/service,nice comfortable restaurant area, very friendly staff, we will be back

1  Thank SophieEssexEngland28
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a delightful dinner with friends last night. How refreshing not to be rushed off the table. Service was excellent, staff friendly and accommodating. However, we ordered the Tempura prawns starter and agree with previous reviewer - it isn’t Tempura, the batter didn’t alllow for...More

2  Thank TheydonB
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

4 of us went here last Thursday for lunch. I thought the staff were fantastic, very friendly and helpful. The food was all very nice. There wasn’t masses of it but no complaints. The white sauce for the mussels was amazing. We all had 2...More

2  Thank Joanne L
Reviewed 12 March 2018

Was there on a Friday on a lunch date. The menu was on a piece of paper and asked the waiter what was the special (twice) he said it's all on the list. I asked for a steak, sorry no steaks. Considering this is lunchtime...More

1  Thank leslie m
Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

Wow, what can I say, superb Sunday lunch. 2 adults and 2 daughters (14 & 11). 2 adults went for the lamb roast and 2 girls chicken roast. Staff were very attentive and friendly and tables are set in a really nice informal way. Service...More

2  Thank 1sacha_deal
Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

We went here after having a bad experience months ago thinking we would give it another go but we're extremely disappointed. Staff very friendly but not sure what is up with the food. It was like being in a cheap cafe down in southend. Nothing...More

1  Thank LCEssex
ThePloughEssex, General Manager at The Plough Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 January 2018

Hello LCEssex, Firstly, we would also like to express how disappointed we are at receiving your comment above, as we endeavour to make sure our tables are happy at all times - something which your table did not dispute at anytime during your visit to...More

Reviewed 5 December 2017

Food choice and quality was excellent. Good size portions. Interesting draft beers on offer. Service was friendly, quick and very good. decor could be improved on as some areas in the restaurant were boring and a little sad. Very happy to use the restaurant again,...More

1  Thank grahamnash1
Reviewed 14 November 2017 via mobile

Sunday roast; pork, chicken and lamb all delicious meals - service extremely personable - puddings spot on - portion sizes perfect. Couldn’t fault it.

1  Thank Robert P
Reviewed 27 October 2017

Upon arrival the staff were fully attentive to al needs and catered perfectly to me and all of my friends. The wait for our food was short meaning no waiting around which suited us perfectly. When the food came it was excellent even when one...More

Thank AdamCurrey18
Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

Last minute on a Saturday night we received a call to say our earlier booking somewhere else was cancelled due to kitchen problems. Having such late notice we were very lucky to find the Plough could fit us in. We had main course each and...More

1  Thank MiaG
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 7:00 pm
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 169 Roman Road | Mountnessing, Brentwood CM15 0UG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Borough of Brentwood  >  Brentwood
  • Phone Number: +44 1277 352026
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