Classic British cooking with a modern twist

We put a unique spin on Modern British Cooking to create simply stunning and original dishes from the best local produce available. Daniel's Attention to culinary detail, a real passion for food and the ability to turn a simple classic dish into something extraordinary means that whether you're choosing from one of our main menus or enjoying a dish from the daily specials you're sure to enjoy every mouthful.

To make a reservation call 01702 230 777


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The Anchor
Riverside Menus

Please note. these menus are examples only and are subject to change.

We have a range of menus to choose from including beautifully prepared pub classics, uniquely created signature dishes and an impressive selection of daily specials. Everything is prepared with a high level of care and attention and because we believe in creating dishes that fit with seasonal availability, our menus regularly change throughout the year.

Try something special!

Alongside our regular menus our Head Chef Daniel Watkins and his team produce a selection of Specials. Using only the freshest seasonal produce. Please be sure to check our boards as our selection of Specials changes daily.

Click here to see our full range
of menus >>>

To make a reservation call 01702 230 777

Or use our 'Find a Table' online booking tool below, but please note
this tool will only cater for bookings of up to 4 people, so just give
us a call if you have a party of more than 4 people. If you are unable
to book online, please call us on the number above.

Please note: When booking for any special event at The Anchor Riverside
(for example Mother's Day or Valentine's Day) a deposit of £10 per person will be required.

What's on...

Live music

Live Music

Friday 19th December
Lydia and Luke

Christmas Eve
Lisa Hart

Enjoy regular live music nights at The Anchor. Book a table or join us for a drink at the bar.


Christmas Menu

1st - 24th December

Our Christmas menu is available Monday to Friday.
Bookings now being taken.
Lunch (12.00-3.00pm)
2 courses £16.95
3 courses £19.95
Evening (6.00pm-9:30pm)
2 courses £19.95
3 courses £22.95.
Click here
for menu

Christmas Opening Hours

Xmas Eve 11am - 12.30am
Boxing Day 11am - 11pm
Saturday 27th Usual
Sunday 28th Usual
Monday 29th Usual
Tuesday 30th Usual
New Years Eve 11am - 4pm
(closed for NYE function)
New Years Day 11am - 11pm

The Anchor Riverside at Hullbridge Reservations