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The Restaurant at The Lifehouse

Frinton Road | Thorpe le Soken, Thorpe le Soken CO16 0JD, England
+44 1255 860050
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good28%
  • Average20%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“chateaubriand” (4 reviews)
“soup” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
British, European, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Frinton Road | Thorpe le Soken, Thorpe le Soken CO16 0JD, England
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Reviewed 7 August 2017

Great food, we chose chateaubriand, it was perfect. our waitress was super efficient, she gave us wine tasting to help us make our selection, we really enjoyed it.

Thank yummymummynorfolkUK
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Absolutely amazing food and service. Plenty of options and variety and top notch quality food. Tasted so fresh and full of flavour, will definitely go again.

Thank Karen S
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

Very nice but has it's faults and when you think how expensive it is, it makes you wonder wether it's value for money. Personally I don't think it is. We are quite easy going and won't let one little thing ruin a visit but I'm...More

Thank Tim B
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

I very much enjoyed the chateaubriand steak which melted in the mouth and was served with some excellent veggies. But my favorite may have been my truffle risotto starter. The views to the garden are just beautiful and the location is very peaceful and calm...More

Thank Liisa M
Reviewed 24 June 2017

See my hotel review of this place, which has a full review. The food was lovely, tasty, well presented, made from scratch, generous portions.

Thank ksb9x
Reviewed 26 May 2017

I have eaten 4 times now at the Lifehouse. Every meal has been excellent and I'm a fussy eater. The last time I went I ordered fish. We had waited quite a while and the waiter explained that the chef wasn't happy with the way...More

Thank themamma2017
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

Having stayed at Lifehouse on many occasions, we use this restaurant for our evening meal. We always book as part of a package. The menu options are good and cater for all and the food is well prepared and delicious. Service is always good in...More

Thank Luke H
Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

Now as starter ordered soup which doesnt come with bread ,ordered olives and mozzarella with sundried tomatoes it says artisan bread on menu comes with ryvita crackers.... thought to ourselves it was spa reataurant so probably healthy style option wifey ordered salad ,Ive ordered pulled...More

1  Thank Metehan N
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

Hotel restaurant very busy. Decor not fantastic (does not feel luxurious or romantic). Feels more like a canteen. Food quite nice although overall nothing special.

Thank Zoe S
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

We had an unplanned visit for a sandwich lunch and have to say it was very good, pleasant and friendly staff and prompt service. Yes we would visit again

Thank Anjef
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$24 - US$57
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Frinton Road | Thorpe le Soken, Thorpe le Soken CO16 0JD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Thorpe le Soken
  • Phone Number: +44 1255 860050
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