Our annual beer & oyster festival takes place on Saturday 3rd & Sunday 4th August 2019 and 'Whats Left' on Monday 6th! Over 20 cask ales, 10 craft beers, West Mersea oysters from The Company Shed, seafood BBQ, wood fired pizzas and live music. From 11am until late both days.
We have two sittings from 12 noon and 2.30pm. The first sitting we will be serving a family style roasted free range chicken and all the trimmings followed by pudding. Adults £22 and children under 10 years £12.50.
From 2.30pm we will serve our a la carte and specials menu.
A festive four course dinner followed by a disco in our heated marquee. Reservations are from 8.30pm to 9.30pm and there will be a varied set menu to pre-select from. Fireworks at midnight.
Price is £68 per person. Please note there is a £10 non-refundable deposit per person taken at time of booking. Call 01502 722112 to reserve a table. Seating may be in the main building or the heated marquee.
A family style roasted free-range Sutton Hoo chicken and all the trimmings, followed by ‘make your own crepe’ station. Fireworks in the garden at 8pm.
A perfect solution for the little ones in your family that cannot stay awake until midnight. Carriages 8pm. Seating may be in the main building or in our heated marquee adjoining the restaurant. Adults £22 and children under 10 years £12.50. Call us to reserve your table on 01502 722112. Please note there is a £10 per person deposit payable on booking.
Make up a team that has a combined age of 200! A general knowledge quiz from 6.30pm in our heated marquee adjoining the restaurant. Ticket price includes a delicious curry buffet. Adults £15 and children £7.50. Please call to reserve a table 01502 722112 to avoid disappointment.
Entertainment from the fabulous Iestyn Edwards, best known for his character Madame Galina, Prima Ballerina. Expect to laugh out loud and enjoy his much loved cabaret. His show will take place in our heated marquee at the side of the restaurant with a start time of 8pm. Dinner bookings from 6pm or come along just for a drink. Tickets £10pp.
Our annual Open Mic Night in our heated marquee adjoining our restaurant for the Christmas holidays. In the past we have had some fantastic performances by locals and holidaymakers. Whether you sing, play guitar, piano or whatever your skill, sign up for a slot by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or call us on 01502 722112 and speak to Sophie. Free entry and open to all.
Start time to be confirmed, watch this space.
Our opening hours over the festive period are:
Christmas Eve - open for breakfast 8.30am to 10am. Serving lunch and dinner. Live music with Denis King on the piano and singing from 9.30pm.
Christmas Day - sorry we are closed. For our residents we will deliver a continental breakfast to your room.
Boxing Day - open for breakfast from 8.30am to 10am. Food served from midday until last orders at 5.45pm. BBQ on our front terrace 12-3pm weather permitting.
Thursday 27th December: Serving food as normal. Evening event in the heated marquee.
Friday 28th December: Serving food as normal. Evening event in the heated marquee.
Saturday 29th December: Serving food as normal.
Sunday 30th December: Serving food as normal. Evening event in the heated marquee.
New Year’s Eve: Serving breakfast & lunch as normal. Evening event throughout the pub. Please telephone to make prior reservations.
New Year’s Day - open for breakfast 8.30am to 10am. Food served from midday to 5.45pm. BBQ 12-3pm weather permitting.
Please call 01502 722112 to reserve a table.