Winner Destination Dining Venue at the Essex Life Food and Drink awards 2015
PUBLISHED: 17:37 14 October 2015 | UPDATED: 17:37 14 October 2015
Judges were looking for the place you are happy to travel to because you can be sure of show-stopping food as part of a great day out.
Winner: Dog & Gun
Judges said: Immaculate premises, enthusiastic, friendly and professional staff throughout. The food was very good value, well-presented and really enjoyable – they seem to understand good food. The wines were representative of their kind, we loved them. Everything about this place, from well-kept premises, quality of fittings, superb toilet facilities, high quality furniture, all adds to the impression that it is a bit special.
Highly commended: Restaurant @ Brandy Hole
Highly commended: The Chequers - Matching Green