Pond Cottage at Earls Hall Farm

Earls Hall Farm Caravan & Motorhome Club CL Site
Earls Hall Fisheries
at Earls Hall Farm, Clacton on Sea - wake up in the British countryside.

Suggestions on Local Eating Places

The Pubs and Restaurants listed below are only a few of the many available.

Because many places change hands regularly, I am reluctant to recommend a particular place but please ask me and I will make suggestions that suit your personal preference. For Sunday evening meals please check with the restaurant first as many will stop serving in the afternoon

  1. Blue Garden Café at Clacton Garden Centre
    Tel. 07808647029
    Good place for morning coffee/tea & cake, lunch and afternoon tea.
  2. The Red Lion – Thorrington
    Tel 01206 586435/01255 317950
    Bistro Style Pub, a little more expensive that Pub Grub
  3. The Creek – St Osyth
    Tel 01255 820233
    Up Market food, Open Wednesday to Sunday lunchtime
  4. St Osyth Village Centre
    Dukes Restaurant Tel 01255 821191
    Local Deli and Food, open daytime only and some Saturday evenings, ring to check

The Red Lion
Tel 01255 820256
Pub Grub, day & evening food Tuesday to Saturday & Sunday Lunch
Ring first to check they are doing food

Balti House (Indian)
Tel 01255 822224
Eat in or Takeaway

  1. Wick Lodge, Jaywick Lane Pub
    Tel 01255 421992 /427543
  2. Batemans Tower Café – Brightlingsea
    Tel 01206 303535
    Open 9am – 6pm for snacks beside the sea
    Worth a visit if you take the foot ferry from Point Clear
    Foot Ferry information from Harbour Master
    Tel 01206 302200
    Ferry Mobile 07981 450169
  3. The Robin Hood – Clacton
    Tel 01255 476785
    Vintage Inns Chain
  4. Toby Carvery – Clacton Seafront
    Tel 01255 425739
  5. Clacton Seafront
    Prezzo – Italian Chain Tel 01255 223894
    The Moon & Starfish Tel 01255 222998
    Wetherspoon Chain

Franco’s Italian 4 Colne Road
Tel 01255 426647
Upmarket but delicious and very filling.

Various Fish & Chip Restaurants, Fast Food outlets and other places to eat in town.

Other suggestions

The Bell Inn – Thorpe le Soken
Tel 01255 861119
Pub/ Bistro style

The Bicycle – Tendring
Tel 01255 830340

Table-Table – Weeley

The Pier at Harwich
Tel 01255 241212
Up market but good food, great Fish & Chips!

Parkers Garden Company – Frinton
Tel 01255 674838
The Applegarth Restaurant – Good for mid-day snacks
Garden Centre serving good food

The Crown – Nayland, Nr Colchester
Tel 01206 262001
Bistro Style, Good Food all day and evening. need to book for Sundays
Great Fish & Chips and Fish menu, plus local meats

Hall Farm Café – Stratford St Mary
Tel 01206 322572
Farm Shop & Café, need to book for Lunches

Beth Chatto Gardens – Elmstead Market
Tel 01206 822007
Tea Room, good for midday refreshments

The Wooden Fender – Ardleighl: 01206 230466The Wooden Fender, Ardleigh, Colchester, traditional pub and restaurant in the heart of the countryside (woodenfendercolchester.co.uk)

The Court House Gt Bromley

Court House Great Bromley, Colchester (bromleycourthouse.co.uk)