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The Barn Brasserie

Brook Road, Great Tey, Colchester CO6 1JE, England
+44 1206 212345
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good25%
  • Average12%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“lemon sorbet” (10 reviews)
“lobster” (26 reviews)
“roast beef” (12 reviews)
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European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Brook Road, Great Tey, Colchester CO6 1JE, England
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1 - 10 of 634 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I had the most lovely breakfast here this morning. We had the 'Big Barn Breakfast & the Egg's Benedict with Carved Ham, Fresh Coffee & freshly squeezed pure Orange juice. Our food was served very promptly and very hot and tasty. Our...More

Thank D0ris58
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have really enjoyed our previous dining experiences at this restaurant. Unfortunately the last two occasions have been extremely disappointing. The menu choice is now very limited and nothing special considering it's fine dining.Everyone in our party felt somewhat let down by the lack of...More

Thank gloworm53
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I organised part of my sister's hen party to be held at The Barn for a champagne afternoon tea. The service was excellent, the food delicious and the staff couldn't have been more friendly! It was the perfect venue to celebrate her impending wedding with...More

Thank Louise C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My daughter and son in law had there wedding at this wonderful venue on Thursday 24th August,could not fault a single thing.Perfect surroundings,staff amazing and food absolutely beautiful, the day was perfect from start to finish. Wish we could do it all again. Thank you...More

Thank lynnemcg0wan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Breakfast with the family are a very busy weekend Food was lovely (Sausages particularly) But needed to ask for more tea/coffee and toast constantly

Thank DebbieH537
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were part of a group of eight adults who ate at the Barn Brasserie on a Sunday lunchtime. Our party was a bit of reunion so we spent a great deal of time catching up which meant we weren't ready when the waiting staff...More

Thank stephireland2017
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely meal with great wine, would recommend; Baked Camembert with breads to start was more than enough to share, Lobster was cooked perfectly for the main and crumble with cinnamon ice cream. Surprisingly good value for an a la carte restaurant. Setting was perfect, music...More

Thank chris_cpal
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We booked a table and were told that we had to sit in a different area. The food was average but the lamb shank very over cooked. The staff were very nice especially the Hungarian waitress. Certainly not worth the money!

Thank Lorraine C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Last night we had dinner at The Barn Brasserie. The setting is beautiful and the Barn itself lovely. However, firstly we felt very rushed. We wanted to sit outside first to enjoy a drink but the menus were bought out and kind of thrust upon...More

Thank 372Emz
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I recently visited this restaurant with a couple of friends and it was great! Firstly the venue is stunning. The moment you walk into the barn, you are hit with sheer size of the place. High ceilings and and large beams as far as the...More

Thank Michael C
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3 March 2017|
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Response from Christine M | Reviewed this property |
You could phone them or go online they are very helpful.
13 December 2016|
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Response from Gazo53 | Reviewed this property |
I don't think there is one but you would look out of place in shorts and a T shirt, smart casual would be best
Jen M
20 November 2016|
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Response from Richard P | Reviewed this property |
I do not think that the upstairs has disabled access as when I have been there for weddings, anyone with issues normally sits downstairs.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 14 - USD 34
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
09:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Brook Road, Great Tey, Colchester CO6 1JE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Colchester  >  Great Tey
  • Phone Number: +44 1206 212345
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