Black Buoy

The good pub guide review

Village pub owned by local consortium; open-plan partly timbered bare-boards bar; six well kept ales such as Adnams, Colchester, Crouch Vale and Mighty Oak, three craft kegs, Bad Apple cider and several wines by the glass, good sensibly priced home-made food (not Sun evening) from lunchtime sandwiches to daily specials, cheerful service, open fires, upper dining area glimpsing river over roofs; well behaved children and dogs allowed, seats out on brick terrace, two smart bedrooms up steep staircase, open all day (till 9.30pm Sun).

Contact Details

Black Buoy, Black Buoy Hill, Wivenhoe, Colchester, Essex, CO7 9BS

(01206) 822425