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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 Saturday, 10 November 2018

Had an extremely pleasant lunch. We had a lovely table looking over the estuary. The staff service was excellent. Did find the food a little on the expensive side. Although it was to a very high standard.

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Visited On Wednesday, 07 November 2018

We had a lovely meal. Thank you

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Visited On Tuesday, 06 November 2018

We thoroughly enjoyed our meal.

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Visited On Wednesday, 31 October 2018

Great service and full was fantastic, will be back that's for sure. Thanks for a wonderful evening

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Visited On Monday, 29 October 2018

The Locals Menu of 2 courses for £14.95 is excellent value, generous portions and no compromise on quality. Highlights include the home made terrine, home made bread and all fish courses. I have never been disappointed and highly recommend.

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Visited On Friday, 26 October 2018

Excellent service and beautiful food everytime.

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Visited On Tuesday, 23 October 2018

Not sure about wheelchair access.

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Visited On Sunday, 21 October 2018

Food was very nice and felt like good value for money. Lovely atmosphere for Sunday lunch. Service was a little slow, but we didn’t feel rushed, which was nice

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Visited On Friday, 19 October 2018

Always a good place for a leisurely lunch.

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Visited On Thursday, 18 October 2018

Nice food in a good atmosphere with very thoughtful service. An excellent experience and would highly recommend.

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Visited On Wednesday, 17 October 2018

Excellent food and service. Lovely fresh fish and seafood. Thoughtful touch to mark son’s Birthday. Thank you.

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Visited On Wednesday, 17 October 2018

We had a lovely evening at the thorn ,the food was excellent, the only comment i make is the set menu should go on later in the evening.

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Visited On Sunday, 14 October 2018

Another great meal - pity the oysters were not in season

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Visited On Sunday, 14 October 2018

The pannacotta needs more espresso and less gelatine!!

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Visited On Saturday, 13 October 2018

Another outstanding meal at The Thorn, which combines the friendliness of a neighbourhood eatery with the skill and professionalism of a London restaurant.

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Visited On Saturday, 13 October 2018

We were plagued with flies. There seemed to be a lot of crumbs around presumably from lunchtime not cleaned up. We felt that the restaurant was not as good as our previous visit.

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Visited On Friday, 12 October 2018

Very good. Attentive and capable staff who took orders and delivered promptly. Great choice of well cooked and presented dishes. Good job. Thanks.

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Visited On Wednesday, 10 October 2018

It was a lovely evening, the food was excellent and the staff were helpful and attentive

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Visited On Sunday, 07 October 2018

Lovely afternoon

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Visited On Friday, 05 October 2018

Great fish and relaxed dining with friendly helpful staff

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Visited On Wednesday, 03 October 2018

Friendly, good food, good service

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Visited On Saturday, 29 September 2018

Amazing food, the hot seafood bowl was fantastic. Made a school boy error by not having any bread with it to mop up the stunning juices that went with it . Will definitely be back

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Visited On Sunday, 30 September 2018

a venue chosen because I had heard such great reports about the food. Loved every mouthful. We took some Australian guests and they ended up treating us. We will be back. Book here you wont be diappointed.

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Visited On Sunday, 30 September 2018

A very nice dining experience with very good value for money.

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Visited On Saturday, 29 September 2018

We love the Thorn, have been coming for years and have introduced friends and family to it.

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