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The Mistley Thorn

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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.
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Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
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51Somewhat walkable
Grade: 51 out of 100
20Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
4Attractionswithin 0.5 km
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We went with some friends who stay there couple of months ago and they recommend mistley thorn for dinner on Sunday, my experience was second to none,the food was so fantastic I had the roast beef it was so nice I could have eaten it...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank MarkMarkMark1963
Reviewed 2 days ago

Had Sunday lunch with friends it was just amazing food was lovely as was the staff We stayed in September for 2 nights that was lovely Re bad reviews I’m shocked. But defo no the case We will be back The roast beef was lovely...More

Date of stay: December 2018
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Having had a wonderful first time experience at The Thorn, I was eager to return. Despite having made a lunch booking we were waved vaguely towards an unset table with bench seating. Our waitress wasn't welcoming or particularly friendly. I had the impression that she...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank jools656
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have eaten twice in the last week. Dinner then lunch. On each occasion we found the food to be excellent, well presented, extremely fresh with a well thought out menu. The atmosphere is welcoming and convivial with good attentive service from a young team....More

Date of stay: December 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our fourth time at their Thanksgiving Evening & following a separate & equally disappointing meal. We won’t be returning & have canceled a further group booking. The Bad. * Shellfish Not identified on the Menu. (So dangerous!) * Bad & rotting, “Fizzy”, Olives from dirty...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank stumpymonkey
Response from James A, Manager at The Mistley ThornResponded 2 weeks ago

As Daniel Patrick Moynihan famously said 'You are entitled to your own opinion but not your own facts.' and this 'essay' is riddled with factual errors. All our desserts are made in house, none are frozen (except ice creams!), none of our kitchen staff smoke...More

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"Just amazing"
Gary7891
2 days ago
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"Ask for the apartments across the street they are rommier"
517Dissatisfied
Oct. 31, 2018
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"A view over the estuary"
131christophers
Jul. 30, 2018
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"Good views from the front of the hotel"
405RichardB405
Oct. 20, 2017
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PRICE RANGE
US$134 - US$241 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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LOCATION
United KingdomEnglandMistley
NUMBER OF ROOMS
12
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