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The Glasshouse Brasserie - CLOSED

Albany Gardens, Haven Road, Colchester CO2 8HT, England
+44 1206 795043
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good22%
  • Average19%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible22%
15 Sep 2014
“Food was great, but lacking in atmosphere”
22 Jun 2014
“Avoid at all costs”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Mediterranean, Italian, French, Gluten Free Options
Albany Gardens, Haven Road, Colchester CO2 8HT, England
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Reviewed 15 September 2014 via mobile

We enjoyed the food, but the restaurant feels like a company cafeteria, and just lacks a bit of warmth

1  Thank Matthew J
Reviewed 22 June 2014 via mobile

My husband organised a surprise 50th birthday meal at this resturant. There were 17 of us and he gave them the full list of what everyone wanted several days before we went. When we got there the place was empty. We were seated in the...More

1  Thank Allyessex
Reviewed 22 June 2014

17 friends pre-booked and pre-ordered a birthday meal. Atmosphere non-existent apart from within party. Starters wrong, short of stated ingredients i.e. prawn cocktail with no avocado and no bread. Main courses all arrived at different times with some guests finishing meal before other mains had...More

Thank Trish C
Reviewed 13 June 2014

We came to The Glasshouse Brasserie with 3 other couples to celebrate a friends birthday. When we arrived there was only one other table of 2 in the whole place, and only 2 more people arrived throughout the whole evening. You would think that only...More

3  Thank MmBacon
Reviewed 1 June 2014

To start I have no idea where half the people on this website have been eating as it certainly wasn't at this restaurant. The photos that are on this website have clearly been taken from another restaurant as none of those dishes in the pictures...More

2  Thank maddieboyle
Reviewed 1 June 2014 via mobile

so we entered the restaurant which was empty, with only to two tables occupied. The server escorted us to our table and then promptly forgot we were there. No menus provided. This gave us plenty of time to take in the surrounding vacuum. A couple...More

2  Thank Jason G
Reviewed 31 May 2014 via mobile

The fact that the chef hid behind the waitress and would not come out himself to confront our criticisms spoke volumes,so I went into the kitchen myself and delivered my verdict. The owner was in the kitchen but did not bother asking what my problem...More

4  Thank LouiseEmma83
Reviewed 17 February 2014

A big group of us came here for our friends birthday and we had a great time. We're a mix of vegetarians and meat eaters and we all found something delicious to eat, portions are huge so they wrapped our leftovers up for us which...More

Thank James Q
Reviewed 16 February 2014

Went Saturday the 15 th February walked in and and waiter took us to our table and gave us our menu's . There was no atmosphere at all, music so low you could not here it. Took 15 mins for the waiter to come back...More

Thank Bllly
Reviewed 15 February 2014 via mobile

Went on valentines and when we turned up there were only three other tables occupied (was a bit worrying)! No atmosphere as it's a very big building, there was no music and hardly any people. We then were given the menu (a special one for...More

Thank Emily F
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  • Address: Albany Gardens, Haven Road, Colchester CO2 8HT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Colchester
  • Phone Number: +44 1206 795043
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