Please note that we are closed during August 2022 for essential maintenance but look forward to seeing you again in September.

IMPORTANT: We accept bookings via telephone only, so please call us on 01376 791786 and we will be very happy to assist.

il Salice
(Formerley The Willows Inn)
The street, Cressing
Nr. Braintree
Essex. CM77 8DQ
We accept reservations by phone but are happy to receive enquiries by email or using our booking enquiry link above and below, which we will respond to within 48 hours.

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Opening times to last orders:
Monday: Closed (Open Valentine’s Day) Tuesday: 12 – 3pm / 5pm – 10pm Wednesday: 12 – 3pm / 5pm – 10pm Thursday: 12 – 3pm / 5pm – 10pm Friday: 12 – 3pm / 5pm – 11:30pm Saturday: 12 – 11:30pm Sunday: 12 – 5pm
Gift Vouchers
Il Salice gift vouchers are available and make ideal gifts for anniversaries and birthdays.

Private Functions (Private dining, Weddings and special occasions)
The restaurant is available for wedding breakfasts without venue charges and for your exclusive use, subject to the appropriate number of covers being booked.

Careers at il Salice: We are always looking for dedicated professionals to join our team.  If you are interested in working at il Salice please apply by emailing a brief covering letter, CV and photograph.

We are situated a short distance from famous Cressing Temple Barns.