Seasonal food in unspoilt surroundings

About The Hawk

The Hawk in Battlesbridge is a country pub & restaurant oozing rural charm and rustic character. Our picturesque surroundings provide the perfect backdrop for savouring the hearty, seasonal pub-food on our menu, and the carefully nurtured cask ales and fine wines gracing our bar.

Book a table online and enjoy a spot by our roaring log-fire. Or make the best of the British summertime by eating alfresco in our pretty beer garden.

A little pub history

The inn dates back to 1678 when it was described in the deeds as a "small rectangular building". Wickford is an ancient settlement that has existed since before 975. There is evidence that the area itself was inhabited in prehistoric, Roman and Saxon times. Wickford was referred to in the Domesday Book as both Wicfort and Wincfort.

Make a day of it

The Hawk is an ancient pub dating as far back as 1678 and is popular with antiques hunters. The village is home to a leading antiques centre based in an old mill with 80 dealers.

The Hawk - Latest offers and news

A little bit of you-time: lite bites lunches from £5.50, served till 5pm....

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Our Opening Times

Our standard opening times are below but we may open earlier on certain days depending on local demand so please do call us to check if you would like to visit us before midday.

Monday to Saturday 12pm to 11pm.
Sundays 12pm to 10.30pm.