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The Maypole Messing Road | Colchester, Essex UK, Tiptree CO5 0ES, England
+44 1621 815326
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good20%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible11%
11 Aug 2016
“Wonderful Sunday buffet”
7 Aug 2016
“Constant good quality ”
All hours
Chinese, Asian, Thai
$$ - $$$
The Maypole Messing Road | Colchester, Essex UK, Tiptree CO5 0ES, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My mum and I stopped here after breaking down on our way home. I just wanted to say THANK YOU to the lady and gentleman who were so lovely to us. Despite us arriving when the restaurant normally closes, they were so hospitable and let...More

Thank Ellie G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

the food was very nice but over all for the price of food was not really worth it when we went there we were the only 2 people in there sunday lunch time . was not happy when we found out that you were paying...More

Thank Christina H
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

What a friendly amazing place to eat. Nothing too difficult for them to do for you. Will definitely go there again and I have told so many of my friends about this restaurant . They should have been rated five stars. I know one or...More

Thank Judy B
Reviewed 2 March 2017

We visited for the first and probably last time for Sunday buffet. Once seated waited ages to be served although Ken and his staff are friendly and service was okay once you got their attention. It wasnt busy only three other tables. Food was okay...More

Thank 4kazza
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

I placed an order here a month ago. And when I received the order noticed that there was green peppers in my beef and mushrooms. I quickly told them I can not accept as I'm allergic to peppers so their reply was well next time...More

1  Thank Amanda S
Reviewed 30 December 2016

Recently ordered a takeaway meal from the Maypole and there were numerous problems with the order. When we phoned to explain, they kept us waiting about 10 minutes then hung up on us. We phoned again and it was abundantly clear they don't like any...More

Thank Annette H
Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

I fear 7pm on a Sunday evening was not the best time to pick up a takeaway. Pretty poor, I need to seek alternatives.

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Reviewed 11 November 2016 via mobile

If you want a meal with excellent food, friendly service and good prices then I can highly recommend The Maypole. My family and I had an excellent evening. Every mouthfull was perfect. The owner Ken even suggested that I had ordered too much rice, which...More

Thank Stuart B
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Stunning, the loveliest food, freshly cooked with any adjustments you want done with no fuss. Gorgeous

1  Thank BunnyFamily
Reviewed 12 October 2016

Been to the Maypole loads of times, and always good food and service, Ken is great entertainment and a superb host always. Their Salt & Pepper Squid is a delight

1  Thank Sean P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Maypole Messing Road | Colchester, Essex UK, Tiptree CO5 0ES, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Tiptree
  • Phone Number: +44 1621 815326
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