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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.



Valentines 2016 Weekend of Romance

Saturday 13th and Sunday 14th February

Tables for two are now available for Saturday and Sunday evening. A five course meal to include a premium bottle of Champagne, a box of luxury chocolates and a single rose for each couple to take away at the end of the evening

Reserve your table for two now at an all inclusive price of £80 per person.

Valentines Romance offer



Irie J Soul Night

Friday 26th February 2016

Back by popular demand Irie J will deliver his usual smooth grooves whilst you enjoy a stunning four course meal.

Irie J Menu 26th February 2016



Mothering Sunday

6th March 2016

Open all day serving breakfast from 9.30am and a fixed price three course menu from midday to 8:00pm.

Mother's Day breakfast menu 2016

Mother's Day lunch and dinner menu 2016

Mother's Day children's menu 2016



New Afternoon Tea Menus

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

Find the right menu to suit you.




Piano performance on most Sunday afternoons

Book Sunday Afternoon Tea and enjoy background music from our resident pianist



Exciting New Daily Specials

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



New Sunday opening hours

Serving brunch from 10am with our full a la carte menu until 8pm.

Enjoy beautiful Sunday roasts from £10.95



All Day Breakfast

Saturday and 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.

Make a Reservation

Opening Times

 Mon & Tues

available for parties    with over 20 guests

 Wed -Fri

Lunch 12pm - 2:30pm  Dinner 6pm - 9pm


Open 10am - 9.30pm


Open 10am - 8pm

Telephone 01206 212345