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The Flag Inn

The Flag Inn
Colchester Road

Mark and Bev Perkins
Tel: 01206 822830

Lunches Mon - Sat 12noon - 3pm
Sunday 12noon to 4pm 
Evenings - Fri and Sat 5pm to 8pm
Real ales.

The Horse & Groom
The Cross

Simon and Dosh Smith
Tel: 01206 824928

Adnams fine Southwold ales.
Weekly guest beers. Beer Garden.

Food served Mon to Sat 
10.30am to 2pm.
Daily home-made specials.
Traditional roast every Thursday.

The Horse and Groom - Click to enlarge


The Greyhound
High St
Tel: 01206 825573

Pool table, garden, lunches, 
upstairs function room. 
12 noon - 11pm

The Greyhound

The Black Buoy (photograph Sue Murray ARPS)

[click on picture to enlarge]

The Black Buoy

Black Buoy Hill
tel: 01206

Good food & fine ales at Wivenhoe's oldest surviving inn. Lunches every day. Extensive evening menu Tues / Sat.

Also see web-site.  Click here

The Rose and Crown
The Quay

Tel: 01206 826371

Home-cooked food, served daily. Barbecues and evening meals in the summer with river-side table service.
Guest ales, good wine and great atmosphere.

The Rose & Crown, Wivenhoe Quay (Photo by Darren Cooper)

The Station Hotel

The Station Hotel
27 Station Road

Tel: 822991

Fine traditional ales and a friendly atmosphere 2-11pm Mon/Fri; noon-11pm Sat; open all day Sundays.

If you would like to know more about the history of pubs in Wivenhoe, and there were 21 of them a hundred years ago, then click on the following link:


Bengal Spice

Opening times:
Lunchtime: Mon to Thurs 12noon - 2pm
Evenings: Sun to Thurs 6pm - 11.30pm 
Fri- Sat 6pm - midnight.
10% Student discount (Cash only) 

Bengal Spice
47-49 High St

Tel: 01206 823582 / 826031

Indian Menu & Takeaway.

Classical Indian and Bangladeshi cuisine.

Bengal Spice celebrates their first 5 years in Wivenhoe - click here

Valentinos (on the left of the picture)

Valentino's Italian Pizzeria Ristorante
11 High St
Proprietor: Angela Signorelli 
Tel: 01206 825738

Open Tues to Saturdays. 
Last orders 10pm.
Intimate restaurant in an historic building. Italian cuisine includes pizza & pasta. Extensive wine list and Italian lager.
Takeaway pizzas.
The Bakehouse
5 High Street
Tel: 01206 824569

The Bake House is located in the picturesque part of Wivenhoe in a building dating from the 16th Century. The restaurant has a cosy atmosphere and the premises are fully licensed. A comprehensive choice of delicious food is always available, all freshly prepared to your order. 

The Bake House



La Cava
Westcott House
140 High Street
Tel. 01206 820 390

Closed on Monday & Tuesday

(Corner High Street and Bellevue Road)

The Tudor Tea Rooms

The Tudor Tea Rooms
2 High Street
Tel: 828280
Delicious home-cooked light lunches, freshly cooked to order.  Cornish cream teas.  Functions for up to 30 people.  Reasonable prices.


Wivenhoe Business Centre 
Brook Street, 

Tel: 01206 824319. Mob: 07849 002290

   Services offered are:
  • Buffets For All Occasions
  • Corporate Lunches 
  • Sandwich Delivery
1st Village Pizzeria
Unit 10 Wivenhoe Business Centre                                       Brook Street, Wivenhoe,CO79DP

Tel: 01206  820888


 Opening hours:     Monday  Closed
                          Tues-Sun, 5pm - Midnight

Click here.

Piping Hot Pizzas ,Delivered To Your Door (Free Delivery  to All CO7  Postcode, Minimum Order �8.00).

Please mention you got their details from the Wivenhoe Encyclopedia when you call them.


Last updated:
05 January 2015

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