<div style="display:inline;"> <img height="1" width="1" style="border-style:none;" alt="" src="//googleads.g.doubleclick.net/pagead/viewthroughconversion/1028731116/?value=0&amp;guid=ON&amp;script=0">
CHRISTMAS OFFER Subscribe to Essex Life today click here

Food

Being home to so many wonderful places to eat choosing where to go for dinner can often be difficult. With that in mind we’ve picked 20 of our favourite places to help you decide

Read Full Story »

As an enduring British institution, it’s incredibly important to get your Sunday lunch right. Here are 12 pubs in Essex that know how to deliver precisely what you require.

Read Full Story »

Fish and Chips has for a long time been a British staple, the go to meal for Friday nights after work complete with all of your favourite extras from mushy peas to curry sauce. Here are our favourite places to get some scrumptious battered cod and chips

Read Full Story »

10 cosy pubs in Essex

Tuesday, November 7, 2017

Find shelter in colder weather in one of Essex’s wonderful cosy pubs. Warm up fireside with a pint of ale and a home-cooked meal and the dog curled up at your feet. Here are 10 places to do just that…

Read Full Story »

The glamorous ceremony on October 5 at Braxted Park saw Essex’s best producers, chefs, restauranteers and owners gather to celebrate everything foodie this magnificent county has to offer

Read Full Story »

Restaurants

Tuesday, September 26, 2017

The Brasserie Bar & Restaurant

Read Full Story »
Friday, September 8, 2017

The Garden Brasserie at Orsett Hall serves British cuisine in a warm, relaxed and friendly atmosphere.

Read Full Story »
Wednesday, August 30, 2017

A la carte dining catering based in the heart of Great Dunmow, Essex...

Read Full Story »
Tuesday, August 29, 2017

Put a spring in your step with breakfast at one of these wonderful Essex eateries or cafes. Brunching with friends or just a simple sarnie on the way to work, these are 9 places you need to try

Read Full Story »
Tuesday, August 22, 2017

We all love a good burger. Think brioche bun, secret sauce and a dollop of pulled pork on top. Colchester is home to some of the best burger restaurants in Essex and we’ve picked 8 of the best places to go

Read Full Story »

Chef Profiles

Tuesday, May 2, 2017

Head chef at the Westleton Crown James Finch shares his recipe for chocolate fondant sponge puddings

Read Full Story »
Tuesday, May 2, 2017

Head chef at the Onley Arms in Stisted Mark Reynolds shares his recipe for Malaysian chicken salad

Read Full Story »

Recipes

Tuesday, May 2, 2017

Head chef at the Westleton Crown James Finch shares his recipe for chocolate fondant sponge puddings

Read Full Story »
Tuesday, May 2, 2017

Head chef at the Onley Arms in Stisted Mark Reynolds shares his recipe for Malaysian chicken salad

Read Full Story »

Drink

Tuesday, September 5, 2017

Nothing beats a good pint of ale, whether you’ve got a favourite that you stick to or you like to try as many varieties as possible we’ve picked 9 pubs that you’ve got to visit

Read Full Story »
Friday, June 30, 2017

Sometimes you can’t beat a good cocktail – long with a garnish or short over ice, shaken not stirred. How ever you like them Essex has a plethora of fantastic places to get them and here are nine of our favourites

Read Full Story »
Friday, June 16, 2017

Finding the perfect pub that happens to be dog friendly is no easy feat. So with that in mind we’ve found 13 places you can enjoy lagers with your lab, Pims with the pug or beers with your Bichon Frise…

Read Full Story »

Food & Drink Offers

Thursday, August 3, 2017

3 course meal for just £15.50 every Monday night at Square 1 Restaurant.

Read more
 
Great British Holidays advert link

Newsletter Sign Up

Sign up to the following newsletters:

Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter


Follow us on Twitter


Like us on Facebook

Topics of Interest

Food and Drink Directory
Essex Life Application Link

Local Business Directory

Essex's trusted business finder

Job search in your local area




Search For a Car In Your Area

Property Search