Enjoy our amazing 2 and 3 course Festive Set Menu, our 3 course Christmas Day Menu with a complimentary glass of fizz to welcome you only on Christmas Day. Or join us on Boxing Day for a 3 course set menu. Whether you're planning a jolly get-together with friends, a festive family feast, or an office party, we've got you covered.
For Christmas Day a deposit will be required in person at the restaurant at time of booking. See our full terms & conditions.
When you’re after tasty family meals in Harwich, come and join us at The Mayflower for some great-value pub grub near Dovercourt Beach. We’re passionate about caring for our guests and our community, so our helpful, friendly team will make you feel right at home throughout your visit. So whether you’re planning group bookings in Harwich or just looking for family friendly restaurants near Essex, our Dovercourt Brewers Fayre is ideal!
You’ll love the location of The Mayflower Brewers Fayre when you’re looking for great places to eat in Essex. We’re less than a 10-minute drive away from popular places to visit in Harwich – history-lovers won’t want to miss seeing the Harwich Redoubt and the Beacon Hill Fort, and scenic Dovercourt Beach is unmissable for families during the summer.
Why we love Harwich
Home to harbour views and top Essex attractions, the port town of Harwich is well worth a visit. Whether you’re getting a taste of local history with a tour of the Harwich Redoubt, watching the world go by on the Halfpenny Pier or just enjoying days out with the kids, there’s plenty to discover here on Essex short breaks. Best of all, our restaurant is close to all the best things to do in Harwich!
Wondering what to eat when you’re dining out in Harwich? Our Head Chef Colin recommends one of our Great Grills – tuck into our delicious Smothered Platter or fill up on our mouth-watering Mixed Grill! Whatever you’re in the mood for, our great-value Brewers Fayre menu has plenty to please all palates.
Looking for tasty Sunday roasts in Essex? We’ll be serving up the best roast in town at The Mayflower Brewers Fayre from 12pm every Sunday! Join us for delicious cuts of turkey, gammon and beef with all your favourite sides including roast potatoes, Yorkshire puddings and more. Plus, kids can enjoy their own tasty Sunday lunches in Harwich too for just £3.99.
What better way to start your days out in Essex than with us at The Mayflower? Our friendly Brewers Fayre team will be serving up tasty, all-you-can-eat breakfasts in Harwich every morning, so you can fill up on Premium Sausages, Back Bacon Rashers, eggs cooked your way, and more. Plus, when you order our Premier Inn Breakfast, you get to help yourself to our tasty continental selection, too, including fresh croissants and muffins, fruit and cereals, and even American style pancakes. What’s not to love?
Looking for family friendly restaurants in Harwich? You’ll love joining us for a meal at The Mayflower! Our Brewers Fayre kids’ menu lets little ones build their own three course meals for just £4.99, so they can tuck into tasty starters, enjoy delicious and nutritious mains like our Beef Burger or Ten Veg Tomato Pasta and finish it all off with a delicious dessert! Plus, up to two under-16s eat breakfast for free when one adult orders a full Premier Inn Breakfast or Meal Deal!
We might not have a kids’ play area available at The Mayflower, but thanks to our spot near some of the best things to do in Harwich, you’ll have plenty to keep the family entertained at mealtimes nearby – why not visit the Harwich Redoubt or breathe in the sea air with a walk along Dovercourt Beach?
From mid-week meals to special occasions, we welcome all kinds of group bookings at The Mayflower Brewers Fayre. You can book tables for up to 12 people online through our website, or call us on 01255 509 661 to find out more about our Brewers Fayre group bookings in Harwich.
Thanks to the small outdoor seating at the front of our family friendly restaurant in Harwich, The Mayflower is a great spot if you’re looking for restaurants with outdoor dining near Essex.