Child-Friendly Places to Eat in Essex

Places to eat in Essex that have a softplay, park or play area.

A-Z to an Essex Summer

A is for ASHLYNS Farm Park & Softplay Ashlyns Farm Park & Softplay in Epping is the perfect place this summer to visit, boasting farm animals, park areas, a splash pad park and softplay with lunch facilities and a farm shop. Read my full blog post here. B is for…

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Peapod Cafe, Billericay

After doing a free trial this morning at MyGym, Billericay, which is situated in the same building as Peapod Cafe I decided to treat us to some brunch! I’ve been to PeaPod Cafe a few times in the past for lunch with friends and to grab a coffee in between…

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Dog & Pheasant, Colchester

Frankie had a hospital appointment up in Colchester (Frankie’s & the pre-op) and despite the sat nav saying otherwise we had over an hour to kill before we needed to be there so we decided to go for lunch first. After asking for recommendations of somewhere to eat with a…

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The Dick Turpin, Wickford (A127)

I’ve been coming to The Dick Turpin for years for birthday dinners & cheap meals as it’s just up the road from us so if I meet the girls for a drink at a neutral point, celebrate a family birthday and we don’t want to drive and now more so…

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Beauvoir Arms, Downham

Beauvoir Arms in Downham is only a 10 minute drive from us in Wickford and if you are a big Italian food fan like me you are in luck! Ive probably drove past it so many times without realising what it is & I think it used to be an…

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