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Nestled in the heart of the picturesque Essex village of Little Dunmow, The Flitch of Bacon is a restaurant with rooms and currently holds the dual accolade of 3 AA rosettes for its restaurant and 4 AA stars for its rooms.

There are 3 sumptuous double rooms on site each complete with en suite, flat-screen TV, minibar service for drinks and Nespresso coffee machines. Each room is named after a rare bree of pig, inkeeping with the Flitch of Bacon theme and offers elegant style and individual charm.

Room reservations include a home cooked full English breakfast before departure and we also guarantee a table in the restaurant with all room bookings.

The restaurant offers an exciting blend of local, sustainable and foraged ingredients combined with simplistic intervention producing clean flavours and exciting tasting menus.

Guide Prices


Sunday – Tuesday
Room only: £120 per night

Wednesday – Saturday
Single occupancy Gourmet: £225
Gourmet: £450
Dinner B+B: £400
Single occupancy dinner B+B: £200



  • Accessible Rooms
  • Elderly and less mobile

Booking & Payment Details

  • Advance booking essential
  • Contactless Payment Accepted
  • Online Booking Possible
  • Visa/Mastercard/Switch accepted


  • Cooked Breakfast
  • Evening meals
  • Licenced (table or bar)
  • Restaurant open to non-residents
  • Snacks/afternoon tea
  • Special diets available
  • Vegetarian diet available

Heating Facilities

  • Central heating

Leisure Facilities

  • Free WIFI

Linen & Bedding

  • Towels Provided

Meeting, Conference & Wedding Facilities

  • Conference facilities


  • Sleeps up to 2


  • On street/public parking

Property Facilities

  • Enclosed Garden
  • Television available
  • WiFi or internet access

Room/Unit Facilities

  • King-sized bed
  • Minibar in bedrooms
  • Shower
  • Tea/coffee making in bedrooms
  • Television

Site Features

  • Building of historical interest
  • Garden

Target Markets

  • Business Stays
  • Couples

Map & Directions

Road Directions

Address: The Street, Little Dunmow, Dunmow, Essex CM6 3HT

We do not have a car park. However, there is limited street parking available but please keep mindful of our neighbours while parking. Please also avoid street corners as the street is used for bus routes.

Public Transport Directions

The following transport lines have routes that pass near Little Dunmow: Bus: 133, 16, X30

The Flitch of Bacon

Type:Restaurant with Rooms

The St, Little Dunmow, Essex, CM6 3HT

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Tel01371 821660

Opening Times

Open Christmas
Open New Year

* Monday & Tuesday: Closed
Wednesday – Sunday: Open

Wednesday – Saturday Lunch: 12:00 – 14:30 (last order)
Wednesday – Saturday Dinner: 17:30 – 21:30 (last order)
Sunday Lunch: 11:30 – 18:00 (last order)

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