All our Menus, including Christmas Day & New Years Eve are now available

If using a smart phone, please click on the arrow next to Lunch & Dinner to view all food Menu options Click Here


Cocktail Happy Hour

Enjoy 2 cocktails for £10 Wednesday - Friday, 6 - 7pm

December Special, Baileys Mint Choc - tail: Baileys, crème de menthe, chocolate ice cream & whipped cream £5.95

All our cocktails contain double shots & are hand crafted to order. We don't use pre made products

Win A Meal For 4

As a thank you to everybody who has showed their support since our reopening,

we are offering a dining experience for 4 people via our Facebook page.

This will include a 3 Course meal, a bottle of prosecco, tea or coffee & chocolates.

In such difficult times, "The New Normal", we thank you all.

(We have delayed the "Winners" announcement until guidelines allows)

Allergens & Alterations

We can cater for individuals with a Vegan diet or food intolerances like gluten free etc. 

Please inform us of your requirements upon booking & the kitchen will happily cater for your needs


Essex Life Awards

We are proud to once again have our efforts appreciated by being named as a finalist in the Customer Service category

for the 2019 Essex Life Magazine awards. This follows on from winning our 2016 & 2017 category's 

We would like to thank all our customers for taking the time to nominate us


(Free recorded delivery with Gift Voucher purchases over £60)

Our gift vouchers are available to your preferred value & are valid for 12 months from purchase. They can be purchased here @TheCreek or over the phone & posted to your preferred destination.


Collection; Free 

Recorded Delivery £2.95 (Free for purchases over £60)

Essex Feast One County Twenty Chefs is a fantastic cookbook & guide featuring 20 of the most talented chefs & best eateries within the county of Essex. Our Head Chef & Owner Terence Howard features with his own 10 page chapter & can be purchased here @TheCreek


Now Available for £15 (Retail price £24.50)

December Schedule


Monday; Closed 

Tuesday; Closed


Wednesday - Friday

12.30 - 3.00 (Last Orders 2pm)

6.00 - 10.00 (Last Orders 8pm)


12.30 - 3.00 (Last Orders 2pm)

6.00 - 11.00 (Last Orders 9pm)



12.30 - 4.00 (Last Orders 2.30pm)


Christmas Day

12.00 - 4.00 (Last Orders 2.30pm)

December 26th - 30th; Closed

N.Y.E Champagne Lunch

12.30 - 4..30 (Last orders 3.00)

January 1st - 5th; Closed

January 6th Onwards; Open 


T's & C's / Privacy Policy

Carve A Roast, Group reservations

Speciality days, Children's policy





The Creek

Flag Hill, 

Great Bentley, Colchester



Tel: 01206 586435


       01255 317950


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