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King William IV

High Road, Chigwell IG7 6PJ, England
+44 20 8500 4122
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Overview
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good29%
  • Average12%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“sunday roast” (15 reviews)
“ice cream” (9 reviews)
“crab” (5 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
High Road, Chigwell IG7 6PJ, England
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Reviewed 19 January 2014

Friends booked a table for us here - as they had seen good reviews. We were not disappointed. Attentive friendly service, secluded corner table in the lower restaurant extension. I did not have the starter myself but the others all rated theirs highly. My rib...More

Date of visit: January 2014
Thank Alex J
RICH1981, General Manager at King William IV, responded to this reviewResponded 25 January 2014

Dear Alex J Thank you very much for your recent review... I am glad our ranking and comments on Trip Advisor encouraged your friends to book with us and that we delivered for you!!!! We strive for perfection here so please feel free to drop...More

Reviewed 17 January 2014

Had to wait to be seated despite restaurant being half empty. Having observed waitress chatting at the bar with colleagues she finally took our order, then tried to serve white wine despite us ordering a red. Prawn cocktail starter was served almost raw, which was...More

Date of visit: January 2014
Thank Caroline G
RICH1981, General Manager at King William IV, responded to this reviewResponded 25 January 2014

Dear Caroline G, Thanks for providing me with your contact details... I have tried to contact you a on a couple of occassions yet keep missing you! I would love to understand more about your visit, and I hope that we can catch up soon...More

Reviewed 3 January 2014

We have come to the King William for a pre Christmas Meal for the last 5 years. Last years experience was bad and we vowed never to come back - but we did and this year it was even worse. The restaurant and bar were...More

Review collected in partnership with this restaurant
Date of visit: December 2013
Thank Giardelli
RICH1981, General Manager at King William IV, responded to this reviewResponded 4 January 2014

Dear Giardelli Thanks for your recent review....Whilst I am very happy to hear that our service was very good, I am somewhat disturbed to hear that you feel that your experience was tainted by a quiet atmosphere and "very averagea food"... Please could I ask...More

Reviewed 2 January 2014

One of the best meals we have ever had. Service excellent, value for money, atmosphere lovely and the food cooked is best quality and cooked to perfection. Would recommend to all and will be going back many times in 2014.More

Review collected in partnership with this restaurant
Date of visit: December 2013
Thank Martyn W
RICH1981, General Manager at King William IV, responded to this reviewResponded 4 January 2014

Dear Martyn W, WOW - What a great piece of feedback...My team and I are thoroughly proud to recieve such glowing praise, and we look forward to seeing you again very soon, having made us your venue of choice for 2014 KR Rich and the...More

Reviewed 2 January 2014

We chose this restarant for Sunday lunch as it was mid way between where we and our friends live and based on the reviews i had read. We were not dissapointed! Excellent choice of food, service with a smile and coffee in the lounge area!...More

Review collected in partnership with this restaurant
Date of visit: October 2013
Thank Graham T
RICH1981, General Manager at King William IV, responded to this reviewResponded 3 January 2014

Dear Graham T Thanks very much for your review...Sunday Lunch is currently our fastest growing sales area so I am glad that your experience mirrors the view of many!! Happy New Year to you and we look forward to seeing you again in the near...More

Reviewed 2 January 2014

Excellent service, delicious and well presented food, attractive surroundings and really warm and pleasant atmosphere AND surprised at reasonable cost. Easy to book online. We will certainly go back, and not just for a special occasion, as there are many other items on the menu...More

Review collected in partnership with this restaurant
Date of visit: December 2013
Thank Ian H
RICH1981, General Manager at King William IV, responded to this reviewResponded 3 January 2014

Dear Ian H Thanks very much for your recent review.. I am really happy that my team delivered for you on this special occassion and we look forward to welcoming you back at the earliest opportunity....I am sure that we can turn any occassion into...More

Reviewed 31 December 2013

Great cosy ambience. All the food wholesome and satisfying. Great drink options and offers too. Went there nye 2012 and had a great time!! My fav pub / restaurant since moving to the area in 2011....look forward to going backMore

Review collected in partnership with this restaurant
Date of visit: September 2013
Thank Rina K
RICH1981, General Manager at King William IV, responded to this reviewResponded 3 January 2014

Dear Rina Thanks very much for your recent review...you certainly missed a brilliant night this NYE!!! I am really pleased that the King William has become your venue of choice in the area....We look forward to seeing you again soon! Happy New Year Rich &...More

Reviewed 29 December 2013

Selected The King William for a Boxing Day dinner having been there before for an Easter meal. Not very festively decorated with only one or two Christmassy touches, which was a shame. Had a large table in the conservatory for 13 adults, 2 children and...More

Review collected in partnership with this restaurant
Date of visit: December 2013
Thank Colin D
RICH1981, General Manager at King William IV, responded to this reviewResponded 3 January 2014

Dear Colin D, Thanks very much for your recent review...we really appreciate your feedback on the temperature / draft issues you experienced in our conservatory area... I will certainly be looking into some additional draft provision to prevent this situation from having any more effect...More

Reviewed 25 December 2013 via mobile

What a wonderful experience, Christmas lunch surrounded by friendly staff who were happy and enjoying the event, the food was fantastic, absolutely full. Merry ChristmasMore

Thank SueM108
RICH1981, General Manager at King William IV, responded to this reviewResponded 28 December 2013

Dear Sue M, Many thanks for your recent review on Trip Advisor....It was truely our pleasure to have you with us on Xmas Day and my team and I are so glad that your experience was a fantastic one! We look forward to seeing you...More

Reviewed 25 December 2013 via mobile

Went here for a pre Xmas drinks with friends. It's a busy buzzy and lively pub that's good for couples and families. Food here is good and they change the menu regularly. Worth a visit!More

Thank Mrcellular
RICH1981, General Manager at King William IV, responded to this reviewResponded 28 December 2013

Dear MrCelluar, Thanks very much for your recent review of our Bar on Xmas Day...I am glad that you found it a great spot to enjoy drinks with your family and friends.... We look forward to seeing you in the dining room soon!!!! Happy New...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$13 - US$37
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Monday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: High Road, Chigwell IG7 6PJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Chigwell
  • Phone Number: +44 20 8500 4122
  • E-mail
Description
The King William IV is a family friendly, pub, bar, and restaurant that’s a great place to relax, unwind and dine in the optimum style and comfort. Whether you’re looking for a place to tuck into a delicious three-course meal, a devilish dessert or a scrumptious Sunday lunch, The King William IV should be your first port of call. This premium pub is also a great place to enjoy a spot of al fresco dining on a sunny day. Featuring a spacious outdoor area, it’s the perfect spot to enjoy a refreshing pint in the sun or a healthy salad! If you’re driving, there’s plenty of car parking is available on site. Of course, if you have any questions about our menus, special offers, or group dining services, please do not hesitate to get in touch. Our friendly and helpful team is always on hand to answer any of your questions.
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