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Eating out in Essex

Wondering where to eat in Essex? Discover culinary delights on offer and the best places to eat in Essex. The county has some of the freshest, finest food available. Whether your preference is fish and chips by the sea, or a gourmet dinner in luxurious surroundings, eating out in Essex has something to please all tastes and budgets.



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The winners of the 2013 Essex Life Fine Food and Drink Awards.

The Essex Life Fine Food & Drink Awards are a highlight of the calendar for all those involved in the food and drink industry across the county. Essex Life readers sent in their nominations and following a judging process the winners were chosen reflecting the passion and preferences of customers, making them particularly special.

2013 is the third year of these prestigious awards recognising the diversity of Essex food and drink while demonstrating just how much our food and drink offer is appreciated. We are pround to present the very best Essex has to offer to all food lovers.... and here are the winners.

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Editor's choice of the month

Each month, the editor chooses a restaurant that has impressed the most around Essex.

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