About the Flitch

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Outside the Flitch of Bacon Inn


Tim Allen’s Flitch of Bacon Inn story is full of passion & Yorkshire humour & combines exquisite food & amazing ingredients with excellent service in a friendly setting.

Chef cooking at the Flitch


In early 2018 Tim & his team transformed this historical grade I listed sixteenth Century inn, bringing their very special combination of exquisite food & excellent service to Little Dunmow, Essex. Whether you’re visiting for lunch, dinner, cocktails or a romantic getaway, Tim’s mission every day is to create food that connects people & makes special memories.

Welcome to the Flitch of Bacon.

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About the Flitch

A rising star

Within six months of the Flitch of Bacon being under the tenure of Tim Allen it has achieved its first Michelin star, been named as one of the top 100 eateries in the UK by Restaurant Magazine & been voted in 2019’s Top 50 Gastropubs.

Michelin Star