Chelmsford and Mid-Essex

Campaign for Real Ale

Campaign for Real Ale

Horse & Groom

The Common
Telephone(01245) 261653
Real AleReal FireQuiet PubGardenLunchtime MealsEvening MealsDisabled AccessGamesParkingFunction RoomDog FriendlyWiFi
Opening times: 11:30-15:00,18:00-23:00 Mon-Fri; 12:00-00:00 Sat; 12:00-22:30 Sun
Regular beers: Sharp's Doom Bar, Greene King IPA

See more about this pub on WhatPub, CAMRA's national pub guide.

Traditional pub, tucked away on Galleywood Common overlooking the old racecourse, ideal for walkers, with two bars with home cooked meals. 1 quiet bar and 1 with music, pool table and darts board. Many photos of Old Chelmsford on walls, in particular of the old racecourse; also a 1908 map of Essex. Various car and biker clubs meet at the pub, often with outside BBQs available. Holds a winter beer festival and there is occasional live music. In current CME Recommended Pub Guide.