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The Woodman

155 London Road, Chipping Ongar, Ongar CM5 9QF, England
+44 1277 362019
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good28%
  • Average16%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible6%
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
155 London Road, Chipping Ongar, Ongar CM5 9QF, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Boked a table for 4 as in the past if you didn't book, chances were that you could not get fitted in. When we were seated the place was noticeably not at all as busy as we knew it to be. No complaints with the...More

Thank Robinbas
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We like the roast at the woodman.had the turkey .and roast pork.veg plenty of variety .nice crispy roast potatos.belly of pork with crackling was deliuious.plenty of turkey on plates.we had brucstta with mushrooms for starters .dissapointed with that we was very creamy.bread was toasted but...More

Thank levanaEssex
Reviewed 12 March 2018

Hadn't visited this Premises for many years due to it going downhill on the last visit. This time for Mothers day thought we would try it again, and it was great. No complaints, excellent food and service. They were really busy but still found time...More

Thank Cooperman61
Reviewed 5 February 2018

My first visit left me with no real complaints but an overall score of 'average'. It was crowded so bode well for some good food. It was well presented and looked appetising. It was ok but nothing to write home about. Two of my companions...More

Thank alana802017
Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

Love this place one of my top 5. Visit there often and always pleased with service, food and surroundings.

Thank Rachel D
Reviewed 22 December 2017

Had lunch with the family today @ The Woodman London Road Chipping Ongar. First but not the last visit to this lovely country pub, cosy, warm & quaint. Vast choice of Menu & Specials on offer, excellently cooked and served, staff most cheerful, helpful with...More

Thank Brian C
Reviewed 9 December 2017

Four of us went for lunch a couple of weeks ago, and very nice it was too. We walked in to see a lovely warm busy pub. The staff were very friendly and seated us straight away. We all enjoyed our meals which were well...More

Thank HammyWoodfordGreen
Reviewed 28 November 2017

Went here today with the parents, have to take them out every so often. Service was 1st class, very attentive and full of smiles. Between us we had the burger, grilled salmon and beef pudding. Thoroughly enjoyed it, good sized portions, not too large (shame!)...More

Thank Darren W
Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

Just luv this pub. Food amazing and staff so friendly, nothing too much trouble. Great setting, can't recommend it highly enough.

Thank Hayleymum
Reviewed 23 November 2017 via mobile

We had a lovely lunch the food was very nice I had home made lasagne with chips and salad it was very tasty my daughter had the burger that was lovely too and my partner had the ploughman’s which he was very impressed with ,...More

Thank dawn_merrion
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shelagh p
16 October 2017|
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Response from steved1974 | Reviewed this property |
look up the woodman on restaurants, then click on write a review shelagh.
Ray F
31 August 2015|
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Response from Karen G | Reviewed this property |
Hi are you referring to the Louis imperial hotel in Cyprus if so you do not have to hire any towels you are given them for a small deposit when you arrive and you can have them changed every couple of days hope this helps
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, View, Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 155 London Road, Chipping Ongar, Ongar CM5 9QF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Ongar  >  Chipping Ongar
  • Phone Number: +44 1277 362019
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