1 Stoneham Street, Coggeshall, CO6 1TT
If you’re meandering the quaint, olde-worlde town of Coggeshall, be sure to seek out Clock House. This popular café, bar and restaurant is a fantastic destination any time of day, whether you’re after a tasty breakfast, leisurely lunch or sociable evening meal. The attractive building certainly catches the eye; the restaurant adjoins a striking royal blue clock tower that dates back to 1787. Inside, the atmosphere is cosy and inviting, and amiable staff provide a hearty welcome to everyone who walks through the door, including four-legged friends. The stylish decor, complete with natural timber and vintage-style sofas, makes for a pleasing environment in which to while away the hours. Visit for breakfast and sample the classic full English, or perhaps sautéed pesto mushrooms atop toasted ciabatta with smashed avocado and wilted spinach. The lunch menu includes a fantastic selection of bites including the mouth-watering homemade Clock House burger, as well as warming veggie options like spinach and sweet potato dhal. There’s also a great range of sandwiches, wraps, panini and salads, all of which are available to take way, while the children’s menu makes this the perfect spot for the whole family. By night, Clock House is a stylish tapas bar serving tempting plates like tempura king prawns, and pan-fried sea bass with cauliflower purée, watercress salad and pesto oil. With an outstanding cocktail menu to boot, the Clock House is a truly exceptional destination for all manner of occasions.