Beefeater Grill - The Haywain - Basildon

High Road, Fobbing, Stanford Le Hope, SS17 9NR

Steaks & Grills
Main Course £12
Food Spend £23
Hours of Operation:
Monday to Friday: 06:30 - 10:30 & 12:00 - 23:00
Saturday: 07:00 - 11:00 & 12:00 - 23:00
Sunday: 07:00 - 11:00 & 12:00 - 22:30

Valuje for money - pleasant staff

Rosina Elson 12 July 2014
From Basildon District

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In the pretty Essex countryside, the Beefeater Grill – The Haywain – Basildon is an eye-catching and peaceful restaurant. Offering succulent steaks at great prices, families are welcomed by the al fresco garden, the kids’ play area and extensive parking for day trips. It also boasts a meeting area and a function room.

Championing the unique flavours which come with chargrill cooking methods, the Beefeater Grill – The Haywain offers a modern take on traditional steakhouse dining. Alongside an accomplished bar stock, prime meat cuts, fresh fish and wholesome vegetarian dishes make up the simple yet diverse Beefeater menu. Beefeater Grill restaurants pride themselves on sourcing the finest meat cuts and premium seasonal produce.

Also renowned for its family-friendly welcome, Beefeater Grill presents a 'Little Eaters' menu, offering a fun range of dishes for children. Evoking a lively ambience and offering a menu filled with favourites, The Haywain is a consistent crowd pleaser.

Sandwiched between Basildon and Stanford-le-Hope, The Haywain enjoys views of the lush countryside.

Customer Reviews for Beefeater Grill - The Haywain - Basildon


(based on 12 reviews)

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  • dinner (10)
  • large parties (4)
  • lunch (4)
  • value (3)
  • romantic (2)
  • trendy (2)
  • al fresco (2)
  • breakfast (2)
  • business (1)
  • child friendly (1)
  • luxury (1)
  • private dining (1)
  • views (1)
12 July 2014 by Rosina Elson from Basildon District
Valuje for money - pleasant staff
24 June 2014 by Shirley Morley from Basildon
Sadly on this occasion it was our worst experience. It was to celebrate my husbands birthday and although the food wasn't bad enough to complain it wasn't the best we had eaten there. We had the flatiron steak starter which was very tough and the camembert was not cooked enough to make it melt as it should have been to dip easily, the mains were fair although I found the seasoning over salty and my paprika chicken was over cooked and dry. Our son enjoyed his burger and my husbands chicken/rib combo was just a pass.

The biggest bug bear was no fault of the restaurant as we were sat next to a large party you were also celebrating a party but they were overly loud, swearing and fequently belching to their amusement. If there had of been somewhere else to sit we would have asked but it was full so we made the choice not to have desert and leave. This was the main reason we did not enjoy our dining experience.

On a positive note though the servers were very polite and served well. Would we dine their again yes although most likely not our first choice.
17 June 2014 by Jan Burnham from Billericay
Our waiter was very friendly, the food was good. Overall a nice pace to go for a meal.
12 June 2014 by Janet Jannaway from Stanford-le-Hope
Food was good , it was all on the menu nothing off. Very busy waitress, had to wait ages for drinks to come to the table. Also came back to see what desserts we would like, but hadn't brought over dessert menu, she coped well but was far too busy for the amount of tables she had.
In fact it felt a bit like a cattle market with the seating in booths. We were close to the open grill area and it was very noisy. That said food was excellent and all was cooked to our requests.
5 June 2014 by Anne Bello from Orsett
Good service. Menu limited could have more fish type choices. Had the wild mushroom and chicken risotto. Risotto lovely but texture of the chicken was strange, not nice. Rest of meal enjoyable. Would suggest a different route to get to our table. Did not like walking between the kitchen and the 'service table' to get to table. It's a busy area with hot food and dishes being carried.
21 April 2014 by Garry Stanhope from Basildon
Very good food and staff
9 April 2014 by Darren De laune from Stanford-le-Hope
Lovely restaurant nice quiet location.
15 October 2013 by Sue Fisher from Canvey Island
The staff are very friendly and attentive. The food was lovely.
5 October 2013 by Yvette Purkiss from Essex
though food was quite bland. would have been quite expensive if i didn't have voucher
13 September 2013 by Dee Gillam from Stanford-le-Hope
Great food and waitress

Beefeater Grill - The Haywain - Basildon

High Road, Fobbing, Stanford Le Hope, SS17 9NR

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