With its doors open to both passing visitors and hotel residents alike, the Bar and Lounge at Best Western Marks Tey offers a delightful array of brilliant British bar food, and more.
Located close to Colchester, the Best Western Marks Tey is in an ideal location for explorers of all walks of life. Across the road from the Marks Tey train station and a simple drive down the A12 makes access to and from Colchester a simple feat, so those looking for a getaway from city life need not travel far.
Start the meal with one of the tantalising appetisers, featuring such delights as the sumptuous deep fried goat’s cheese, adorned with a pistachio crumb and accompanied by an apple and mango salad, the irresistible shredded BBQ pork burritos, complete with chilli, spring onions and fresh coriander, and the delectable salmon and fill fishcakes, drizzled with a mustard dressing.
Diners in a rush may appreciate the swift sandwich options, which include the hearty gammon and the rich prawn and Marie rose options, whilst those able to take their time will surely find something from the mains selection highly agreeable. Exemplary entrees such as the creamy tagliatelle pasta, tossed with mushrooms, spinach and parmesan cheese, the juicy Homemade Marks Tey Burger, stacked with cheese, bacon and BBQ sauce, and the exquisite paprika dusted salmon fillet, served with new potatoes and a basil dressing, are just a handful of the options available.
Local attractions such as the Colchester Zoo and the Jam Factory offer plenty to do, and with the tastecard discount offering diners a great discount the Best Western Marks Tey makes for a great hub when exploring.