Grain

11a North Hill , Colchester, United Kingdom, CO1 1DZ
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Opening Information

Monday - Closed

Tuesday - 6.30-9

Wednesday - 12-2 6.30-9

Thursday - 12-2 6.30-9

Friday - 12-2 6.30-9.30

Saturday - 12-2 6.30-9.30

Sunday - Closed

Facilities
  • Disabled Access
  • Private Dining
  • Outside Seating Area
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About Grain

Tucked away in a cosy nook of Colchester is a venue at the forefront of modern cuisine within the area. Grain offers something unrivalled and unique to all of its gleeful diners, serving small plates that are bursting with the most sumptuous flavours. Diners are invited to create their own tasting menu, categorised into four main sections: garden, water, land and sweet, which change with the seasons, but never compromise on quality.

Cuisine: British
Dress Code: Casual
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Visited On Saturday, 22 June 2019

Food was great, service was good but found it quite hard to catch someone eye to order wine. The lady who brought the food walked away as we were trying to order.

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Visited On Friday, 21 June 2019

Disappointed

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Visited On Thursday, 20 June 2019

A unique experience! Each plate is a delightful surprise and presented beautifully. Flavours are superb.

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Visited On Wednesday, 19 June 2019

Absolutely Awesome. The gem of Colchester.

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Visited On Thursday, 13 June 2019

Every time I come to Grain the food and service is sublime. The manager particularly is extremely knowledgeable and friendly. Definitely the best food in Colchester.

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Visited On Saturday, 15 June 2019

We love this place the menu changes every 2 weeks never know what to expect a really lovely experience so different to any restaurant we have visited

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Visited On Saturday, 15 June 2019

With so many different flavours and ingredients, this makes for a real foodie experience!

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Visited On Saturday, 15 June 2019

our favorite restaurant in Colchester

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Visited On Wednesday, 12 June 2019

great restaurant best in Colchester and the surrounds

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Visited On Saturday, 15 June 2019

Amazing, AGAIN. We will be returning very soon.

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Visited On Friday, 14 June 2019

Fantastic meal at Grain, as always. Really exciting food and the staff were brilliant! We keep coming back for more as it’s just such a wonderful place!

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Visited On Friday, 14 June 2019

Not totally happy with young children being in the restaurant at that time of the evening

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Visited On Thursday, 13 June 2019

Superb food as always,staff fantastic as well.

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Visited On Wednesday, 12 June 2019

Service is a bit slow. The food is very common and nothing exciting.

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Visited On Saturday, 08 June 2019

As a family we really enjoy going to Grain. On a personal note as a coeliac, it would be great if you could use gluten free flour (i.e cornflour, rice flour etc) in your food as this would allow for more options - Grain is one of our favourite restaurants and we will always recommend it.

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Visited On Wednesday, 12 June 2019

Faultless in every respect (as usual!). Well done

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Visited On Friday, 31 May 2019

Please note my name is Alan not Owen. We always enjoy meals at the Grain. An excellent restaurant.

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Visited On Thursday, 06 June 2019

Our party thoroughly raved about their experience at Grain and I'm sure we will be returning.

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Visited On Saturday, 08 June 2019

Excellent dessert

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Visited On Thursday, 30 May 2019

1st time we have tried and tested your lunchtime specials and we were both very impressed and will try to do it now on a fairly regular basis. Nice to see so many other diners also taking advantage.

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Visited On Saturday, 08 June 2019

third visit - and we are not local . Always good .

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Visited On Saturday, 08 June 2019

Staff are always friendly and informative. Had a lovely English white wine after their recommendation. Never had a bad meal here, definitely the best restaurant in Colchester.

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Visited On Thursday, 06 June 2019

It was my first time going there. It was lovely

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Visited On Friday, 07 June 2019

Quite splendid.

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Visited On Friday, 07 June 2019

Have been to Grain many times now, on this occasion was slightly disappointed in the food and the options available. Actually didn’t finish one of my courses and that’s a first for me, my daughter agreed with me too. Hope it’s just a one off, generally in the past I’ve thoroughly enjoyed the food here, just something lacking this time.... Service impeccable as usual.

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