Mistley Thorn

High Street, Mistley, Manningtree, United Kingdom, CO11 1HE
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Open every day for Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner. Feel free to drop in for a drink or a snack from the bar, a Monmouth coffee or delicious afternoon tea with Laura’s homemade scones and clotted cream!

Breakfast:
Monday-Friday: 8:00-10.30am
Saturday, Sunday & Bank Holidays: 8:30 -11am

Lunch:
Monday-Friday: 12:00-2:30
Saturday, Sunday and Bank Holidays: 12 noon to 5pm

Dinner:
Monday-Thursday: 6:30 to 9:30pm
Friday-Sunday: 6pm to 9:30pm

Facilities
  • Disabled Access
  • Private Dining
  • Free WiFi
  • Families and Children Welcome

About Mistley Thorn

The Mistley Thorn is located in the centre of the historic coastal village of Mistley and is two minutes walk from Mistley station which has direct services to Colchester, Harwich and London Liverpool Street. Built as a coaching inn circa 1723, The Mistley Thorn offers award-winning dining and accommodation in tastefully designed surroundings opposite the River Stour. American born executive chef Sherri Singleton has developed a menu using the best of the area’s seasonal produce.

Cuisine: Fish
Dress Code: Casual
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Visited On Thursday, 06 August 2020

Friendly staff and fabulous food as always.

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Visited On Wednesday, 05 August 2020

Very pleasant evening meal of haddock and chips! Lovely onion rings as a side. Most enjoyable and good service too.

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Visited On Wednesday, 05 August 2020

Fantastic food and lovely friendly staff

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Visited On Wednesday, 05 August 2020

One of my favourite places to eat, I love the menu, there is always something interesting and different to try. Service as always was fabulous. Good food, good wine, good service.

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Visited On Wednesday, 05 August 2020

Had a lovely evening food was great ,service very good to

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Visited On Thursday, 30 July 2020

Delighted to be back at The Thorn, always lovely to see Becky who looked after us beautifully.

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Visited On Tuesday, 04 August 2020

As usual an excellent meal in a lovely environment with friendly staff.

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Visited On Sunday, 02 August 2020

Really great hospitality experience - thank you 😊

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Visited On Saturday, 01 August 2020

Everything well up to standard despite difficult times. Thank you.

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Visited On Saturday, 01 August 2020

Another lovely evening at the thorn. The shellfish bowl was divine and the staff were friendly and attentive. Covid rules were adhered to and I am looking forward to my next visit.

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Visited On Wednesday, 29 July 2020

The menu is currently quite limited, however all dishes were presented well. Portion size was just right for us ... we both chose fresh fish (you would need a hearty appetite for the battered haddock main course dish) The homemade chocolates were exquisite.

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Visited On Friday, 31 July 2020

New menu was great and the steak was amazing. There COVID precautions were first class and we felt very safe and relaxed.

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Visited On Thursday, 30 July 2020

Always love the moules night. Delighted you're open again

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Visited On Tuesday, 28 July 2020

Delicious! Well worth a trip

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Visited On Tuesday, 28 July 2020

Our visit was relaxed and very enjoyable, the restaurant was well organised with all covid procedures in place. We felt welcomed, safe and well looked after. The food and drinks were lovely and we would highly recommend a visit

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Visited On Sunday, 26 July 2020

The food was exceptional, the staff very attentive and helpful!! Would definitely recommend and will definitely be back!

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Visited On Sunday, 26 July 2020

Good you have a vegan menu but friend who had the vegan curry said it was rather dull. Otherwise our food was good.

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Visited On Saturday, 25 July 2020

Very relaxing atmosphere, especially given the circumstances. Wonderful service, thank you!

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Visited On Thursday, 23 July 2020

Great food, no pressure. Social distancing measures well thought out.

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Visited On Thursday, 23 July 2020

First time out since restrictions were lifted and were made to feel really comfortable and loved the food as usual

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Visited On Thursday, 23 July 2020

Given the current circumstances we felt very safe and appreciated the trouble taken to ensure this. The food was it's usual good standard and the staff very vigilant. Thank you for an enjoyable evening.

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Visited On Thursday, 23 July 2020

So good to be back, great food, lovely staff and a great atmosphere. See you all again soon and thank you

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Visited On Thursday, 23 July 2020

I have been visiting the Thorn regularly for the past 5 years and have always loved the ambience and food. Very friendly, great service and a good menu choice

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Visited On Wednesday, 22 July 2020

A very expensive breakfast but nothing special

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Visited On Thursday, 23 July 2020

Lovely to be back again. Our first post lockdown meal out 'cause we knew we could trust you to have fantastic food, great service and top hygiene - we weren't disappointed!

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