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The Barn Restaurant Waitress


Enjoy informal dining in the exquisite surroundings of our award winning 16th Century timber barn. Thoughtfully renovated by skilled craftspeople, sublime contemporary styling effortlessly blends with the traditional thatched roof and oak beams.

Nestled in the beautiful Essex countryside, yet close to Colchester, The Barn provides a delightful setting for family celebrations, unique wedding venue, and a subtly impressive space for business meetings.


Irie J Dinner and Soul Music Nights

Friday 3rd March & Friday 28th April

Enjoy a four course dinner with live soul classics from Irie J

£35 per guest

View our Sample Irie J Menu


Mother's Day Weekend

Saturday 25th March

Give your Mother an early treat with Afternoon Tea or our A la Carte menu accompanied by our resident pianist from 2pm – 5pm

Sunday 26th March

Breakfast served from 9.30am with a choice of hot breakfast accompanied by toast and Tiptree preserve for £9.95. Three course menu served from midday. For full details please contact us on 01206 212345


New - Open all Day

We are now open Wednesday - Sunday serving Brunch, Lunch, Afternoon Tea and Dinner. For full details please contact us on 01206 212345.


New - Afternoon Tea Menus

Cream Tea, Afternoon Tea and Afternoon finger food served every day

Find the right menu to suit you.



Exciting New Daily Specials

Selected carefully by our head chef using seasonal ingredients to provide the freshest special dishes for our guests.



Sunday opening hours

Serving brunch from 10am with our full a la carte menu until 6pm.

Enjoy beautiful Sunday roasts from £11.95



All Day Breakfast

Wednesday to Sunday from £4.95

Click here to view our breakfast menu


For details of the menu selection for these events please click at the Menu heading.

Telephone 01206 212345 


A romantic wedding venue in a luxurious country setting… flawless service where nothing is too much trouble… delicious fine canapés greet your guests and elegant grounds offer picture perfect moments.

Individually tailored days create the happiest of memories… exclusive civil wedding venue where everything is taken care of.

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Booking Times

 Wed - Fri

Brunch 10am- 11.30am

Lunch 12pm - 2:30pm

Afternoon Tea & Coffee 12pm - 6:00pm

Dinner 6:00pm- 9:00pm


Open 10am - 9.30pm


Open 10am - 6pm

Telephone 01206 212345