To make the most of your trip to Wivenhoe plan ahead, here are a few suggestions...
The town offers beautiful walks; via the woods, the village green King George, up or down the seawall along the Wivenhoe trail.
Wivenhoe's little fallen upon gem, The Wivenhoe Bookshop offers a unique array of books, alongside regular events; music nights (very cosy), discussion groups and Over The Sofa art.
The deli offers a vast range of locally sourced produce run by people whom are food fanatics. For a spot of lunch or a quality cup of coffee pop next door Village Delicatessen and Tudor Tearooms
Valentino's is a cosy family run Italy restaurant and amazing quality food.
For the fine dining experience book a night at The Bakehouse.
The Black Buoy is a community owned and renovated pub situated along the narrow streets of lower Wivenhoe, for a range of local beer and ale or a tasting meal pop in for a seat by the fire.
The Greyhound recently under new managment, traditional feeling pub serves up fabulous food and a healthy, if not too tempting, array of drinks. They often host live local bands and performers.
On a sun shining day The Rose & Crown offers the most relaxing experience with a quayside sitting area, genorous food, drink and staff.