The Pointer

Alresford, Essex

01206 824378

About us

Welcome to The Pointer at Alresford, a traditional olde English Pub in the heart of Essex with restaurant, large beer garden including children’s play area, ample parking and large open log fire. We serve traditional home cooked food in our restaurant or simply enjoy a bar meal. Enjoy a choice of Real Ales, draught lagers, wines, ciders and much more to complement your meal or relax by the fire.

Our Great Beers


Enjoy a choice of Real Ales, draught lagers, wines, ciders and much more to complement your meal or relax by the fire.

What's On

August 2017

Real Ale Festival & BBQ - Saturday 26th August 2017

Saturday, Sunday, Monday

Live Music - Sunday 27th August 2017

With Dazman & Howie from 2:00pm

Live Music - Sunday 27th August 2017

With Jay from 8:30pm and children's merry go round!

Real Ale Festival & BBQ - Monday 28th August 2017

September 2017

Jack Daniel's Birthday - Friday 1st September 2017

Double up on all spirits for an extra £1.50 Plus Colchester Morris Men from 8:00pm

Charity Head Shave with Jockette Lesley - Saturday 2nd September 2017

In aid of Little Havens Hospice from 8:00pm

Bullseye - Sunday 17th September 2017

A fun afternoon of questions & darts from 3:30pm

Newmarket Race Day - Saturday 23rd September 2017

Join us on our annual coach trip to the races

Live Music - Saturday 30th September 2017

With Sister Act from 8:30pm

October 2017

Live Music - Saturday 14th October 2017

With Paul Pryce from 8:30pm

Curry Night - Saturday 28th October 2017

2 Course Meal for £12.95 from 8:00pm

November 2017

Bonfire Night & BBQ - Saturday 4th November 2017

Live music, fireworks and children's merry go round from 6pm

Live Music - Saturday 25th November 2017

With Tracey Moorhouse from 8:30pm

December 2017

Christmas Tree Lights Switch On - Saturday 2nd December 2017

The Alresford Christmas tree committee presents music, fun, Christmas stalls and children's merry go round

Christmas Bonus Ball Lottery - Saturday 16th December 2017

Evening of Fun plus music from Paul Pryce from 8:30pm

Christmas Draw - Sunday 17th December 2017

Our annual Christmas draw commences from 5:00pm

Christmas Eve - Sunday 24th December 2017

Open 12noon - 3:00pm

Christmas Day 4 Course Lunch - Monday 25th December 2017

Includes Champagne toast, £58.95 per head 1:00pm sitting. Bar Open 12noon - 3:00pm

Boxing Day - Tuesday 26th December 2017

Bar Open 12noon - 3:00pm

New Years Eve Themed Party Tickets Only - Sunday 31st December 2017

Door Open from 7:30pm

January 2018

New Years Day - Monday 1st January 2018

Bar Open 12noon - 4:00pm

Opening Hours

Monday to Thursday: 12 Noon - 11 PM

Friday & Saturday: 12 Noon - Late

Sunday: 12 Noon - 11 PM