A modern bar with a blue, wooden front and a selection of drinks along the back wall
  • A modern bar with a blue, wooden front and a selection of drinks along the back wall
  • Booth seating, with green lights over the table
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  • A pool table with herringbone style flooring, hanging plants, stools and a table to put drinks on
  • Steak, Chips and Peas
  • a cooked breakfast compromising of sausage, fried egg, baked beans, bacon, grilled tomatoes, mushrooms and hash brown
  • Pie with mash, peas and gravy
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  • a sesame bun with melted cheese and two burger patties served with chips


Newly refurbished for 2023. The Granary Bar and Restaurant offers a superb selection of hot and cold meals taking advantage of the masses of quality fresh produce local to Mersea Island. Eat in the superb comfort of the Restaurant or on the decking overlooking the Swimming Pool.

The Granary has a fully licensed bar with a great selection of draught & bottled beers, cocktails, soft drinks for adults & children & fine wines from around the world.

The menu selections include Pies, Steaks, superb fresh Fish & Chips, Aberdeen Angus Burgers & a Vegetarian selection. Children are well looked after with their own menu plus a selection from the main menu in smaller portions. Gluten Free Menu available.

The Granary is open to all visitors whether you are staying on the park or not, booking is strongly advised at weekends, walk-ins welcome. For further information on menu selection, please visit our website. The Granary Bar & Restaurant

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Guide Prices

Main course range from £6.95



  • Beer garden
  • Children's menu
  • Electric car charging point
  • Serve lunch
  • Take away service


  • Assistance dogs welcome
  • Disabled access
  • Disabled toilets

Booking & Payment Details

  • Cash Point
  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)


  • Breakfast available
  • Cash accepted
  • Chef
  • Covers
  • Evening meals
  • Guide price - Main courses range from £6.95
  • Locally sourced produce
  • On-site catering
  • On-site light refreshments
  • Picnic site
  • Special diets available
  • Vegan
  • Vegetarian
  • Vegetarian diet available


  • Baby changing facilities
  • Children welcome
  • Children's outdoor play area


  • Facilities for educational visits
  • Facilities for groups
  • Mini Coach Parties Accepted - Booking in advance required

Leisure Facilities

  • Free WIFI

Meeting, Conference & Wedding Facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Bar area
  • Facilities for conferencing
  • Facilities for corporate hospitality
  • Free broadband internet in bedrooms
  • Grounds for outdoor activities
  • Leisure facilities onsite
  • Mobile phone coverage


  • EV Charging
  • Free Parking

Property Facilities

  • Dogs not accepted (except guidedogs)
  • Gift shop
  • Postbox
  • Public toilets
  • Smoking allowed - Outdoors
  • Telephone (public)
  • WiFi or internet access

Target Markets

  • Accepts groups
  • Coach parties accepted



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    Map & Directions

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    Join the B1025 to Mersea Island.Cross the Strood Channel via ‘The Causeway’ and then take the left fork to East Mersea.Take the second turning to the right and follow the brown and cream Tourist Board signs to Waldegraves.Accessible by Public Transport: Colchester Town Rail Station station is 8.5 miles away.

    The Granary Restaurant


    Waldegraves Holiday Park, Waldegraves Lane, West Mersea, Colchester, Essex, CO5 8SE

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    Opening Times

    Open Christmas
    Open New Year

    * Opening Hours
    Monday - Saturday
    Breakfast 9am - 11.30am
    Lunch 12pm - 2.30pm
    Dinner 5pm - 8pm

    Breakfast 9am - 11.30am
    Lunch/Dinner 12pm - 6pm - Sunday Menu only

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