Tiptree boasts a wide range of shops, including many traditional and family run businesses. You may well be surprised at the diversity of goods and services available in Tiptree.

Scroll through the entire list or use the index below to quickly locate a business.

This index neither constitutes an advertisement for nor an endorsement by the website of any of the businesses listed below.  

Number 85 Bar-B-Q House 

 Bill's Plaice

Chris's Fish Bar
Exchange Café   Maypole Restaurant   Tiptree Tea Rooms

Bill's Plaice

Bill's Plaice Logo

 

Opening Hours

Lunch

Mon-Fri   11:30-13:45

Saturday 11:30-22:00

Evening

Mon-Thur 16:30-21:30

Friday      16:30-22:00

Saturday  11:30-22:00

Sunday    16:00-21:00 April-October

Bank Holiday Mondays:

16:00-21:00

49 Church Road, Tiptree,

CO5 0SU

Tel: 01621 816022

Email: billbdesha@btinternet.com

 

Established 1990. Lunch time specials. Kids Club Menu. Meal deals. Telephone and Party orders welcome.

Fish - line caught delivered daily from local ports. We also serve: Saveloy, Sausage, Burger, Pancake Roll, Chicken, Pies & Pasties, Kebabs, Jacket Potatoes, Side orders & Drinks. Curry to pre-order 24-48 hours.

We buy the best products and filter our pans daily to ensure a crisp product. We can cook to order for special requirements, including fish without bones.


Bar-B-Q House Opening Hours

Sun – Thu 13:00 – 23:00

Fri – Sat   13:00 – 23:30

Delivery Times: 17:00 – 23:00

Unit 2, 80 Church Road, Tiptree, CO5 0HP

Tel: 01621 810088

   or 01621 819333

 

We sell Appetisers, Burgers, Southern Fired Chicken, Chicken Nuggets, Seafood, Kebabs, Pizzas, Wraps, Salad, Chips, Desserts.

Subject to minimum order we delivery free to Tiptree, Great Totham, Totham, Kelvedon, Feering, Salcott, Great Braxted, Tolleshunt D’Arcy, Tolleshunt Knights, Tolleshunt Major, Tollesbury, Wickham Bishops.    


Chris's Fish Bar

Opening Hours:

Mon-Sat 11:30 – 14:00

and       16:45 – 10:00

124, Church Road, Tiptree,

Essex, CO5 OAL

Tel: 01621 817172

We have been established since 1987 and have provided excellent quality fish and chips to the people of Tiptree and villages, successfully for 28 years.

We serve the best quality fish (from sustainable sources) and the best tasting chips made from potatoes grown in the Fens. We sell cod, haddock, skate, rock and plaice; fresh chicken made into Southern Fried chicken and chicken in a bun; pies, sausages, burgers etc

We also sell children’s meals and we cater for parties from a few children’s meals to hundreds of chicken and fish and chips, (we will take care of everything!)


The Exchange Café – Bar - Restaurant

Opening Hours

Mon – Fri 09:00 – 16:30

Sat         09:00 – 16:00

Sun        09:30 – 15:00

 

33 Church Road,

Tiptree, Colchester,

Essex, CO5 0SU

(next to Post Office)

 Tel: 01621 810090

Website

All day:

Home-cooked breakfasts, sandwiches, baguettes, paninis, jacket potatoes, danish pastries, cakes, scones, freshly ground coffees, teas, cold drinks.

From midday: Full menu of hot meals & daily specials.

Take-away: Everything except hot meals.

Licensed Bar: Quality wine list, Ale & Lager.

Car Parking: Lots of free parking.


Maypole Restaurant

An image of The Maypole Restaurant

Opening Hours:

Lunch

Thur-Sun 12:00-14:30

Dinner

Tue-Sun 17:00-23:30

Messing Road junction, Maypole Road

Tiptree, Essex

CO5 0ES

Tel: 01621 818575 / 815326

Website

Family run restaurant serving Chinese, Thai and English cuisine. Fully licensed. The best Thai and Chinese meals can be tasted in our 150 seat restaurant with car parking for up to 30 cars. Take-away service available.

Tiptree Tea Rooms

Picture of Little Scarlet Jam

 

Opening Hours:

Summer

Mon – Sat 09:30 - 17:00

Sunday     10:00 - 17:00 

Closes half an hour earlier in winter.

Wilkin & Sons Visitor Centre,

Factory Hill,

Tiptree, Colchester,

Essex, CO5 0RF

Tel: 01621 814524

Email:

tiptree@trooms.com

Website

Get a real taste of Tiptree in the building where the famous jam was first prepared. You can now enjoy traditional afternoon teas as well as delicious home-made lunches and cakes in the quiet, relaxed tea room or outdoor terrace.

 The waitress service tea room is a great venue for morning gatherings or afternoon tea parties. It is part of the Tiptree Visitor Centre which is a great place to discover more about village life in Essex, as well as jam making of course! Entry is free to the adjoining museum and shop.


Number 85

Photo of Number 85 Cafe

Opening Hours

Summer

Mon - Sat 08:30 - 17:00

Winter 

Mon - Sat 08:30 - 15:30

85 Church Road, Tiptree,

CO5 0HB

Tel: 01621 815947

Ring and Collect service.

Takeaway sandwich and coffee bar. If time is short, phone and pre-order your lunch for collection. Pre-order platters for party, meeting, birthday, funeral, christening etc. we have a wide selection.

Serving: Freshly ground coffee, home made quality produce including cakes & pastries; sandwiches, baguettes, wraps & rolls; pasties & hot pies, soup, other beverages. Outside tables available.