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The Woodman

155 London Road, Chipping Ongar, Ongar CM5 9QF, England
+44 1277 362019
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good28%
  • Average16%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“pork belly” (9 reviews)
“liver” (7 reviews)
“sunday roast” (8 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 11:00 PMAll hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
155 London Road, Chipping Ongar, Ongar CM5 9QF, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had lunch with the family today @ The Woodman London Road Chipping Ongar. First but not the last visit to this lovely country pub, cosy, warm & quaint. Vast choice of Menu & Specials on offer, excellently cooked and served, staff most cheerful, helpful with...More

Thank Brian C
Reviewed 8 December 2017

Four of us went for lunch a couple of weeks ago, and very nice it was too. We walked in to see a lovely warm busy pub. The staff were very friendly and seated us straight away. We all enjoyed our meals which were well...More

Thank HammyWoodfordGreen
Reviewed 28 November 2017

Went here today with the parents, have to take them out every so often. Service was 1st class, very attentive and full of smiles. Between us we had the burger, grilled salmon and beef pudding. Thoroughly enjoyed it, good sized portions, not too large (shame!)...More

Thank Darren W
Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

Just luv this pub. Food amazing and staff so friendly, nothing too much trouble. Great setting, can't recommend it highly enough.

Thank Hayleymum
Reviewed 23 November 2017 via mobile

We had a lovely lunch the food was very nice I had home made lasagne with chips and salad it was very tasty my daughter had the burger that was lovely too and my partner had the ploughman’s which he was very impressed with ,...More

Thank dawn_merrion
Reviewed 8 November 2017

The staff are very friendly, the food was delicious highly recommended and will definitely visit again.

Thank Nigel W
Reviewed 6 November 2017

We went to the Woodman for Lunch today. I selected Sausage and Mash for lunch which was very well cooked and presented, one of my friends asked for Liver and Bacon which he said was excellently cooked and my other friend asked for Sausage Toad....More

Thank B944QIpeters
Reviewed 31 October 2017

Popped in for lunch, having meant to try it for ages. The place was pretty full for a Tuesday, which was a good sign. Nice ales on tap and a good menu. The waitress brought over the specials board (i love specials, it makes eating...More

Thank xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxbum
Reviewed 31 October 2017

just dropped in for dinner great reception very friendly staff and attentive throughout meal good decor lots to look at . food was excellent both had different meals and both equally as good very hot and plenty on our plates too full for desserts so...More

Thank essexchicken
Reviewed 16 October 2017

My friend and I lunched at The Woodman two weeks ago. I had mushrooms in breadcrumbs to start which were completely tasteless My friend had prawn cocktail, prawns still frozen. I had the vegetarian tart which was so sickly had to leave it, served with...More

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shelagh p
16 October 2017|
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Response from steved1974 | Reviewed this property |
look up the woodman on restaurants, then click on write a review shelagh.
Ray F
31 August 2015|
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Response from Karen G | Reviewed this property |
Hi are you referring to the Louis imperial hotel in Cyprus if so you do not have to hire any towels you are given them for a small deposit when you arrive and you can have them changed every couple of days hope this helps
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 155 London Road, Chipping Ongar, Ongar CM5 9QF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Ongar  >  Chipping Ongar
  • Phone Number: +44 1277 362019
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