A quest for dining out experiences that don't suck.
Monday, 23 July 2012
An Island in Essex
Speaking of seafood shacks, can it really be almost a whole year since our visit to The Company Shed on Mersea Island? Alas, it can. What a lovely day that was. Sunshine, beach huts, pictureskew cottages, house boats and bloody brilliant seafood:
The Company Shed is the kind of place that sticks to the basics - no faffing about, which means if you want side orders or anything that's not actual seafood, then you can bring your own. And it was ace. I ordered one of everything off the (extensive) menu which meant we struggled to finish it all but hey, I got over excited. And it's not like I can pop in very often.
Mersea Island and the Company Shed made me want to up sticks and move to Essex. If I did I'd quite like to live here: