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The Rainbow and Dove Pub

Hastingwood Road | Hastingwood, Harlow CM17 9JX, England
+44 1279 415419
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Hastingwood Road | Hastingwood, Harlow CM17 9JX, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a lovely little "local" traditional pub with all its original features and none of this awful new colour schemes most other pubs seem to be adopting now! We went in for some drinks on a lovely sunny afternoon and the pub was busy...More

Thank j57378
Reviewed 1 May 2017

We have had several lovely meals in this pub so were looking forward to lunch there today. I ordered roast pork and beef and my husband ordered roast beef. My husbands beef was well over 50% thick, inedible fat. We fed this back to the...More

Thank oakmoss2017
Reviewed 24 April 2017

Have not been to this pub for many years so decided to bring the family along for a trial. The service was very quick at 12.00 and we were seated close to the toilet for the elderly with walking problems. The ham egg and chips...More

Thank Prassky
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

Been here a few times really love this pub. Such a great place the owner is very friendly. Makes sure you are completely satisfied. Goes out of his way to take time to come and see his guests food is awesome.

Thank scrummy66
Reviewed 23 April 2017

Had Sunday lunch here with a group of 8. I was the only vegan but having told them in advance I was promised a choice of dishes, and I was offered a choice of 2 starters, 4 mains and 3 deserts. Nothing complicated but very...More

Thank G1863VCjuliej
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Lovely old put great character and charm Food was excellent and service was good Great parking and was very popular Monday lunchtime May need to book but we were lucky I believe food is sourced locally Was amamzing Will be back again

Thank Mike A
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

Service with a smile, quickly seated despite it being the end of a clearly very busy lunch hour, superb specials, very creative 'burger of the month' which was thoroughly enjoyed, what more could one ask from an emergency lunch stop?!

Thank Alf R
Reviewed 15 March 2017

Four of us visited the Rainbow & Dove . Two had the Chicken Burger, one the Sausage & Mash and I tried the Sheperds pie. Two of us followed up with theApplie pie which I think was home made. Still up to its first class...More

Thank keith h
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Excellent pub very good food and service will go there again . Will look forward to having Sunday lunch there . It is in a good location in the country not far from harlow

Thank margaretjaikens597
Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

We visited last week for the tasting menu and matched wines. This was a fabulous evening! From the moment we walked in, the whole experience was fantastic. We loved the story behind each course and how all the food was traceable. The wines were a...More

Thank janicehenry
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Drinks, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 - 18:00
11:30 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hastingwood Road | Hastingwood, Harlow CM17 9JX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Harlow
  • Phone Number: +44 1279 415419
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A quaint traditionally English Country Pub and Restaurant. Set in the heart of a small community we offer a selection of cask conditioned real ales, ciders, premium lager and quality wiines
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