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The Hawk

Hawk Hill, Battlesbridge SS11 7RJ, England
+44 1268 767263
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good23%
  • Average19%
  • Poor17%
  • Terrible12%
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“pork belly” (17 reviews)
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Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Hawk Hill, Battlesbridge SS11 7RJ, England
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Reviewed yesterday

Too busy they rush you through so fast you don't have time to enjoy or chat with friends, would have to really think hard about going back lom afraid!

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Redshoes1234
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

7 of us went yesterday for grandsons birthday food and service was good pleasant and friendly staff. The place had a good atmosphere I would say you would have to book a table on Sunday's very busy can't say other days. Good selection of beers....More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 236tomk
Reviewed 3 days ago

Visited the hawk on sunday for roasts two of us had the beef,,,for £15 i would have thought i might be entitled to more than 2small slices!! you cant compare toby with this pub but i know that meat would cost less than £1.50 for...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank bowlingboy1956
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

It took 15 minutes at the bar for the barman to locate the peach purée. When our main course arrived we ordered another drink and it took so long to arrive that we had almost finished our dinner. Food was really enjoyable though. We both...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Wickford17
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My family and I visited the Hawk yesterday, we didn’t have a reservation and were told that we could order food in the bar, this was all good with us. We ordered a trio roast, a lamb roast, steak and a burger. The food was...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank richard524
GeneralManagerAA, Manager at The Hawk, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi Richard524, thank you for taking the time to let us know about your recent experience. We are disappointed to hear that you are not satisfied with your visit. We hope that next time you visit, we get the opportunity to give you a 5*...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just been for lunch at ‘The Hawk’ and was bitterly disappointed with the food. Wanted to try the vegetarian nut roast but had run out ( bad luck for the vegetarians) Opted for Pork roast which was not hot enough and also when we requested...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank andydG8916XZ
GeneralManagerAA, Manager at The Hawk, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Andydg8916xz, we regret to hear that you had a negative experience with us. We were unfortunately let down by our suppliers but hope that this will not be a regular occurrence.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

On a stormy night with rain lashing down it was great to get into a welcoming warm bar. sparcely populated with drinkers. Very short wait before taken to our table in the third dining area. Menu was varied and we'll priced and a good choice...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank ian b
GeneralManagerAA, Manager at The Hawk, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Ian B, thank you for your kind review; we are happy to pass along your comments to the team here at The Hawk!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I decided to visit Battlesbridge and the antiques centre and popped into the Gastro pup The Hawk. Unfortunately all dinning area seating was reserved so had to take up a table in the bar area , it was pleasant enough sitting by...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank cityflyphil1968
GeneralManagerAA, Manager at The Hawk, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Cityflyphil1968, we truly appreciate your honest feedback. We regret that you didn't feel that your meal was value for money. Though we do only have one Chardonnay, we actually have 3 Sauvignon Blancs on our wine list

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Service was excellent served with a smile and competence. The whole restaurant has a real Buzz. Food excellent.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Julie A
GeneralManagerAA, Owner at The Hawk, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you Julia for this lovely review!

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The menu has changed (presumably to a winter menu) .Unfortunately we prefered the previous menu - however thats just personnal choiceMore

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 785phil
GeneralManagerAA, Manager at The Hawk, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Phil, Thank you for this review, we are trialing a new menu for our brand which is exciting but does mean change. We will be going live in the beginning of the new year with the new menu. It is exactly this feedback which...More

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Becky T
20 September 2018|
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Response from R2146FNjohnw | Reviewed this property |
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Dean L
2 February 2018|
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Response from daisyrae2018 | Reviewed this property |
Dogs are allowed in the bar area and outside.
Paul R
5 January 2018|
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Response from daisyrae2018 | Reviewed this property |
Childrens roast is available slongside their regular kids menu.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, 有泊車位, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hawk Hill, Battlesbridge SS11 7RJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Battlesbridge
  • Phone Number: +44 1268 767263
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The Hawk really is a pub for people with great taste - allowing you to dine and mingle in truly stylish surroundings. Proving that contemporary and traditional décor can work together with effortless ease, step into this premium establishment and discover a whole host of stylish corners, spacious dining areas, inviting seating spaces, and a lively atmosphere. Set in the idyllic setting of location of Battlesbridge, The Hawk is ideal for al fresco dining with its lovely outdoor space, where you can relax and unwind in the sunshine, in optimum style. Plenty of car parking is available and we are also a family friendly establishment, so please feel free to bring your little ones along.
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