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Bird In Hand, Halstead

Open Now: 12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
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Nice atmosphere

Just had a lunch here so cannot comment on evening meals. Very nice and good value for money... read more

Reviewed 27 April 2016
Jackie C
Clacton-on-Sea, United Kingdom
Roast dinner

Just back from the bird in hand, in Halstead, For my son birthday , We a great roast dinner,meat... read more

Reviewed 19 October 2015
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  • Very good18%
  • Average18%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible6%
Dec 10, 2017
“Unexpected visit ”
Aug 9, 2017
“Nice pub”
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54 Chapel Hill, Halstead CO9 1JP, England
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Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

Our car got stuck in the ice on our way home from Gestingthorpe,the people in here were so friendly and welcoming,we were there for 2 hours and had coffee ,there was cheese and biscuits on the bar ,and the locals in there were really friendly...More

Thank Andy F
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

This is a nice pub, have been a few times for family meals and for meals with friends but haven't been since last year as the food can be so hit and miss with how nice it is. Sometimes wishing we weren't paying for what...More

Thank haygreens
Reviewed 31 March 2017

Beer was good Food mediocre, deep fryer oil needs changing, as the chips had absorbed the flavour Bar staff was friendly and helpful As the pub and restaurant were not busy I expected the chef to do better.

Thank KarPet2015
Reviewed 24 February 2017

We went to the Bird in Hand on Sunday to celebrate my birthday, we haven't been there for a few years when the place went down, but with new owners and staff we thoroughly enjoyed the 3 meat carvery, what a meal and the roast...More

Thank holly2044
Reviewed 11 January 2017

We do t go there to drink, but the food is exceptional and great value for money! We love it! And great choice, too. The layout is quaint and beautiful. Sometimes we need a taxi to get there as my mother can't walk it, but...More

Thank MrsLPalmer
Reviewed 27 April 2016

Just had a lunch here so cannot comment on evening meals. Very nice and good value for money. Though it was quite busy we were served with speed and efficiency.

Thank Jackie C
Reviewed 15 March 2016

We returned for a meal in march and was not let down Great food Good ales good atmosphere really enjoyed the evening Must go back again soon

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Reviewed 15 March 2016

Had been to the Bird in hand several times ,but when I tried the roast it was dissapointing as meat was cold and had been reheated from Sunday lunch

Thank Teresa L
Reviewed 15 February 2016

We went for lunch today and had the special menu for 60+ costing £5.95 for main and dessert. Good choice of mains and about four desserts to choose from, food excellent with good sized portions. The staff were exceedingly polite giving prompt service and advice...More

Thank susanaG1950CW
Reviewed 19 October 2015

Just back from the bird in hand, in Halstead, For my son birthday , We a great roast dinner,meat was cooked first class,and fresh veg,well done, Home made deserts,I had the cheesecake very nice Staff friendly and helpful, Well done to the chef

Thank nellyotis62
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