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OAK House Bar and Cafe

35 High Street, Maldon CM9 5PF, England
+44 1621 859965
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good30%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“walnut bread” (3 reviews)
“risotto” (2 reviews)
“cakes” (5 reviews)
Open Now
09:00 - 23:00All hours
Bar, Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
35 High Street, Maldon CM9 5PF, England
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1 - 10 of 141 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

My daughter and I ate here for lunch one day last week and it was just ok. We both ordered ham egg and chips. None of the ingredients were good, soggy chips, hard fried eggs, and ham which appeared to be thin sliced packet ham....More

1  Thank BobBobBobBobBob
Reviewed 1 week ago

we spent and lovely afternoon and early evening in The Oak House, Great Coffee, Good beer. I would totally recommend a visit to The Oak House

Thank Jamie S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Martin Day hosted an 80's themed night on Saturday which was brilliant. The entire bar was up and dancing, the music was good and the service was even better. The staff worked really hard to ensure every customer was served as quickly as possible with...More

Thank Tia W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great spot for breakfast, if it's a nice day you can sit out front in the sunshine, also if you go in the evening before 10pm they have a really good happy hour 2-4-1 on tasty cocktails!

Thank Lala2012_12
Reviewed 5 August 2017

Pop in now and again for drink and lunch, mixed results. Sometimes friendly staff and good experience but other times the reverse, couple of the staff bit rude and uninterested unless your part of the 'gang' as they have been there a while so don't...More

Thank Helen C
Reviewed 10 July 2017

We sat with our dog on the outside tables and ordered coffee and two eggs two bacon breakfast. We had a choice of toast and chose walnut bread. Every element was superb. Fresh golden yoke eggs all cooked beautifully. Haven't had better in London hotels....More

1  Thank caroline215
Reviewed 9 July 2017

Our first visit to The Oak House and it definitely will not be our last. Probably the best breakfast at a restaurant we have ever had. Delicious walnut bread, with tasteful unsalted butter in individual dish. Tasty bacon and two perfectly poached eggs. Coffee lovely...More

1  Thank Sandy_M444
Reviewed 22 June 2017

Whilst in the town having spent time at a museum we had particularly wanted to visit the pangs of hunger gotbtomus, this looks attractive from the outside and we willingly slumped on to the sofas just in side of the door. We looked at the...More

Thank Barry B
Reviewed 29 May 2017

All in all this was a bit of a naff experience. Surely waitresses who could hardly be bothered to serve. They didn't even know what beers they had on offer. I'd give the food a 3 Star, but the service drops the overall experience to...More

Thank KarlWiggins
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

I will often grab an hour in the Oak House to break up the monotony of my home office. With it's extended glazed front it's my favourite Maldon venue to people watch!!The coffee is excellent (Monmouth Coffee Co) and the seating comfortable too. I like...More

Thank FozzieMCC
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 01:00
09:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 35 High Street, Maldon CM9 5PF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Maldon
  • Phone Number: +44 1621 859965
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