Experience the Peldon Rose, a 15th Century Inn of immense character, famous locally as an old smugglers inn, standing majestically at the entrance to Mersea Island. The day time casual dining for all the family gives way to an intimate evening atmosphere of a celebrated restaurant. Now refocused with an extensive and stylist refurbishment programme soon due for completion. Our sensibly priced home-made food utilizes the finest fresh local produce, under the expert guidance or our Head Chef. Our extensive wine lists are supplied by renowned Colchester Wine Company. Come and share our exciting refurbishment programme to include bar and restaurant facilities, private dining, personal menus, board room facilities, wine tasting, accommodation, meetings and events.