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Sheesh at Ye Olde Kings Head


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Postcode: IG7 6QA Tel: +44 (0) 208 559 1155
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
European, Bar
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 2 days ago

You must see the title of this review and think, what?! But stick with it, I will explain. From the top; we arrived slightly prior to our dinner reservation. We were taken upstairs, and seated for drinks. The atmosphere was fabulous. Red wine and a...More

Date of visit: March 2019
2  Thank AlexsEats
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Disgusting... stuffed giraffe head is awful. Eating among dead animals and rude waiters who want take your starters from you before you have even finished. Bill brought to you before you even finish mains. Force you to wait in bar and go buy drinks. Quite...More

Date of visit: March 2019
1  Thank Minifoodedit
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Me and my friend came to Essex from London specifically to come here and we were not disappointed! Amazed by all the food and the service was great. We aren’t celebrities or bloggers or whatever just two normal girls but we’re treated better than most...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank 432stephaniew
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Where do I start!? So I booked sheesh as a surprise for my mother’s 55th birthday because I wanted her to have a special experience.. and it just exceeded all expectations. From the minute we got there, we were looked after. Staff were polite, fast...More

Date of visit: March 2019
1  Thank Chloe L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have read many reviews on here and a few I found derogatory but went with open mind and wanted to form my own opinions some reviews detailed on the fact that unless your famous or a celebrity you won’t get great service. Well I’m...More

Date of visit: February 2019
4  Thank michael b
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went on a Friday, we had an early booking. We didn’t like the fact that we was taken to the bar to wait for our table when the restaurant was empty. We were in a family group of all non drinkers so it wasn’t...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Sarahsa22
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I’ve been here a few times and every time I come here the food is amazing and service is always good. Can’t wait to book up again!

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank celen1989
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Booked a table for 9.30pm on a Sunday. If you are not happy to serve at this time , then you should not take bookings. Once taken to our table, and handed the menu we were asked if we plan to have desserts. When we...More

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank HappyHolidayMakers09
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A group of us went to the restaurant in our Lamborghini cars. There was valet parking. We wanted to go upstairs and have a few drinks, only to be told that we had to sit in the downstair restaurant and have food first. The staff...More

Date of visit: February 2019
6  Thank nchoprasoods
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

When you arrive you get taken up the stairs passed all the dead animals to the bar area where you can order drinks and wait for your table to be ready. Cocktails average around £14, and the selection is decent. The music is super loud...More

Date of visit: February 2019
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Ellie C
January 25, 2019|
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Response from Joanie H | Reviewed this property |
You need to dress up, everybody will be in party/evening wear. Hope that helps
January 20, 2019|
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Response from LadySona | Reviewed this property |
BUT they don’t really like you sharing a main, they would rather u pack the leftovers to go
January 20, 2019|
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Response from Puddledancer55 | Reviewed this property |
It is a good idea, wherever you go, to order your starter and main at the same time, as it allows the kitchen staff longer to prepare your main meal, therefore you are less likely to have a longer wait.
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