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Cecconi's City of London at The NedCecconi's City of London at The Ned
566 reviews
Italian | Bank, City of London

Very nice place like all the others in the world. Found the open place and the size great als well as the fantastic room of the Ned! More

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Yauatcha CityYauatcha City
1147 reviews
Chinese | Liverpool Street, City of London

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I thoroughly enjoyed the food at Yauatcha, the food was good as always and the set menu was good value for money. More

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Millie's Lounge at The NedMillie's Lounge at The Ned
782 reviews
British | Bank, City of London

Great service and fantastic place! I just quirky ssud on arrival I wanted a nice table as it was my friends birthday and not only was our table fab but they brought a muffin with a candle in at the end of our breakfast. Such a thoughtful touch and it makes you realise what good staff The Ned have. Many thanks for making my friends b day breakfast extra special . More

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Kaia at The NedKaia at The Ned
560 reviews
Pan-Asian | Bank, City of London

The food was really exceptional, as was the ambience. The service could have been a little better, given that we had gone for lunch, and it was not very busy. Overall, a very nice experience. More

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Hutong at The ShardHutong at The Shard
257 reviews
Chinese | London Bridge, South East London

Excellent food. The set menu was of very high quality. Very good service and excellent view. Only slight downside, with wine it’s pretty expensive. More

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Middletons Steakhouse & Grill - Colchester1. Middletons Steakhouse & Grill - Colchester
846 reviews
Steakhouse | Colchester, Colchester

We had a fantastic meal Friday night. Delicious food and amazing service. We have recommended to several friends and family. Highly recommended and we will definitely be returning when we are next in the area. More

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Banquet Chinese2. Banquet Chinese
95 reviews
Chinese (Canton) | Colchester, Colchester

Beautiful, fresh food served quickly. Impeccable service and just a lovely dining experience! More

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Boadicea Bar & Restaurant3. Boadicea Bar & Restaurant
68 reviews
British | Colchester, Colchester

It was quiet the day we went - Sunday. Service was very good - our waitress had a great personality and attitude. The only downside was there was only one choice of meat for the Sunday roast. The food the 3 of us ate was very nice and the puds delicious. More

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The Brasserie at Wivenhoe House Hotel4. The Brasserie at Wivenhoe House Hotel
199 reviews
British | Colchester, Colchester

Had an amazing lunch with my mum for her birthday. Great service and lovely food as usual. Oh and loved the Bellini cocktails.. Can’t remember the waiters name but he was charming.. Table 40 12.30 booking Tuesday 9th October.. We will return More

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Three Wise Monkeys5. Three Wise Monkeys
11 reviews
Barbecue | Colchester, Colchester

Booked for my husbands birthday. Took our two daughters and we all had a great meal. Excellent food and my husband loved trying the taster ales! More

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Shoulder of Mutton PubShoulder of Mutton Pub
British | Colchester, Colchester

Welcome to The Shoulder of Mutton, a country bistro full of character serving delicious dishes freshly cooked on the premises. Located in the picturesque village of Fordham, 6 miles north west of Colchester alongside the River Colne. The village is surrounded by 500 acres of wood owned by the Woodland Trust.

The Shoulder of Mutton – the oldest pub in Fordham dates back to 1380 and was originally built as a private house for a yeoman farmer who owned land in the area and provided work for locals. Years later it became an inn with earliest licencing records dating back to 1769. However, the date may have been shortly after Henry VIII's dissolution of the monasteries, around 1536, when travellers were forced to find alternative accommodation and the inn as a social amenity was born.

The parlour of the building was at one stage used as a butcher's shop, hence the name - The Shoulder of Mutton.More