Pub Restaurant Function Room with Live Music Colchester, Essex Clacton, Essex

The Kings Arms

at Frating, Colchester

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Pub Restaurant Function Room with Live Music Colchester, Essex Clacton, Essex

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at The Kings Arms, Frating

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Pub Restaurant Function Room with Live Music Colchester, Essex Clacton, Essex

Live Music

at The Kings Arms, Frating

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 The Kings Arms At Frating, Essex

Pub, Restaurant & Function Room With Great Beer, Great Food And Live Music..

Welcome to the King's Arms at Frating, situated just 20/25 mins from Colchester, Harwich and Clacton in Essex. We are a traditional 16th century Pub & Restaurant with great beer, delicious freshly cooked food, log fires, large beer gardens, ample private parking, a fully serviced function room and a warm and friendly atmosphere. 
We are also well known for our Live Music Nights, Charity Music Festivals, Karaoke & Open Jam Nights and Seasonal Events. Please browse our website for further information or if you have any questions please get in touch.

The restaurant is open all week
& all-day on Sundays.

Check out our up and coming Events


Dining at The Kings Arms

Tasty Bar Snacks

We offer a great choice of delicious bar meals for those looking for a lighter or quicker option.

Traditional Sunday Roast

The restaurant at The King's Arms is open every day and ALL DAY on Sunday when our hugely popular traditional roast dinners are available.

Classic Pub Fayre

Our extensive menu offers a great choice of freshly cooked mealsWe also sometimes do barbecue's.

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  We are now taking bookings for Christmas and New Year, please reserve your table NOW to avoid disappointment.  


    Our Restaurant has been awarded
9 out of 10 by the Clacton Gazette!   

Read the full write up here

 Enjoy a friendly welcome...

... and a glass of wine from the personally selected wine list, or one of the draught real ales including the featured guest beer.

Parties, Functions And Events

King's Arms at Frating is equipped to cater for all types of parties & functions in our purpose built function room. Leading out onto our large, well kept gardens, the function room is perfect for weddings, parties, corporate events and any other occasion. Read More..


Entertainment at The Kings Arms

 Live Sport

Never miss a game...

Watch live Premier League, Champions League, Europa League, FA Cup
and much, much more right here at The Kings Arms

CLICK HERE for live schedules 

 Live Music

Pub Restaurant Function Room with Live Music in Colchester, Essex and Clacton, Essex

We hold regular music nights at the Kings Arms,
covering a wide range of styles to suit all tastes.

To view the Gig list for forthcoming music nights:

  Click here


What our customers are saying about us ...

" Good Vegetarian Options " - L W - West Mersea
" A delightful venue " - CM - Elmstead Market
" Excellent, excellent " - Mrs M R - Hastings
" Good Value for Money " - C F - Felixstowe
" Very Friendly, my Local could do with a visit! " - N E - Bury St Edmunds
" Nice Atmosphere, Pleasant Staff " - Mrs D - Brightlingsea
" Thought It was a usual country Pub, but Decor, Staff and food all lovely" - Alix - Wivenhoe
" Very Child Friendly " - B N - Frating
" Enjoyed All our Meals even Better since Refurb " - R F - Aingers Green
" Very Good Will come back " - L F - Witham
" Your flexibility is impressive " - C M - Worthing
" Overall very Good " - M J -Clacton
" Delicious Food, excellent Service " - F N - Colchester
" Lovely Venue " - C C- Colchester
" Very Impressed, Very Good " - J C- Kirby Cross
" Impressed and will come again " - A B - Wivenhoe
" Love the decor " - S H - Colchester

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01206 250277

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