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, 24 December 2020

What a way to end 'freedom', oysters Rockefeller and seabass, a perfect meal in every regard, with excellent and cheerful service. Can't wait for re-opening.

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Visited On Thursday, 24 December 2020

Our favourite restaurant which is luckily local to us! Never ever disappointed and throughout this Covid pandemic when they have been open have made us feel safe and so very welcome! The service and food is just sublime!

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Visited On Wednesday, 23 December 2020

Jamie and the other waitressing staff were lovely and couldn’t fault it. Food was amazing as usual.

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Visited On Wednesday, 23 December 2020

Excellent Xmas lunch , good food , great value. Tables socially distanced and masks all round. Daily menu always interesting and tasty.

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Visited On Monday, 21 December 2020

During the pandemic we have only been to restaurants where we feel safe. This is one with the main reason being the tables are spaced well apart. The food is also excellent of course.

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Visited On Monday, 21 December 2020

Amazing food

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Visited On Sunday, 20 December 2020

Most wonderful Sunday lunch, delicious food and always made to feel so welcome.

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Visited On Sunday, 20 December 2020

We love this restaurant and have been many times before. Food is always of an equally good standard and staff are always super friendly and engaging. During Covid the restaurant has been brilliant with the Covid setup making everything feel safe. Would highly recommend this restaurant.

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Visited On Saturday, 19 December 2020

We love the Mistley Thorn. Great food and service. It’s our favourite local place.

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Visited On Saturday, 19 December 2020

Excelent food and service. Current covid rice fires were excellent and hospitality was wonderful

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Visited On Friday, 18 December 2020

Great service, friendly atmosphere and a feeling of safety. Tables nicely spaced so no feeling of being crowded.

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Visited On Friday, 18 December 2020

I know this year has been difficult but our last 2 visits the food has not been up to usual standard it’s been average at best.

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Visited On Thursday, 17 December 2020

as always, outstanding. thank you

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Visited On Tuesday, 15 December 2020

Love the vegan food Well done to the chef The onion tart was fabulous and the broccoli was so yummy

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Visited On Monday, 14 December 2020

Probably the loveliest plaice I have ever had !!The restaurant is in a beautiful building that is cosy and spotlessly clean . But there is still plenty of room for social distance. Can’t wait to go back

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Visited On Sunday, 13 December 2020

Very congenial atmosphere and excellent food.

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Visited On Sunday, 13 December 2020

Our most favourite restaurant and as always, delicious food and great service. We highly recommend The Mistley Thorn

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Visited On Sunday, 13 December 2020

Fabulous lunch - great service xx

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Visited On Saturday, 12 December 2020

We had a wonderful evening, hope you can get back to full bustling normality soon !

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Visited On Saturday, 12 December 2020

Fantastic food and great service. Me and my partner had a wonderful evening for my birthday. We will definitely be coming back.

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Visited On Friday, 11 December 2020

Really great meal. Thank you very much.

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Visited On Wednesday, 09 December 2020

We don’t visit as often we would like and always come away thinking we must visit again soon. As my score suggests the Mistley Thorn ticks all the boxes and the food is outstanding.

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Visited On Saturday, 05 December 2020

Very friendly, good food, good atmosphere. Will definitely be back!

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Visited On Saturday, 05 December 2020

Food was fantastic as always

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Visited On Saturday, 05 December 2020

Great

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