Reids Function is a private function suite ideal for a whole range of events and celebrations, from weddings, family parties, christenings, anniversaries, wakes, baby showers, afternoon teas and sit-down meals. It can hold up to 120 guests for party styled events and up to 80 for formal dining events. The suite caters for all ages and has its own bar, dance floor, DJ Booth and WC facilities and bookings can be made to view the venue and discuss your individual requirements.

Please see our Function Banqueting Menu and Buffet / Canapes Menu


Some occasions in life are just so important that they demand to be celebrated. From an intimate birthday meal in our restaurant up to a large party in our Function Room, at REIDS we can cater for every occasion. Whether it’s a big birthday, private party, unusual party or a landmark anniversary, an engagement or a reunion, a hen party or luxury boy’s night out, our venue is all set for good times galore.

For further details on all our available packages, please telephone our reception on 01277 632378 or e-mail [email protected]


For further details on all our available packages, please telephone our reception on 01277 632378 or e-mail [email protected]

Whether you’re a proud mum or dad, or a glowing god-parent, get the family together and celebrate the occasion in a style. With a great venue for the occasion of the shindig after the religious ceremony. REIDS is the perfect place for such occasion. Take the strain out of having to organise all the drink and food and worrying if you have enough, only to find that you have over provided and much goes to waste.

To hire REIDS Function Room only cost £100 on a Sunday, so take advantage of this stylish venue for the occasion and telephone our reception on 01277 632378 for further information or e-mail [email protected]


On difficult occasions, it’s essential to have a reliable and supportive base.

Planning a wake is always difficult, let the staff at REIDS take care of your event and make this tough time a little easier for you. We are a multi functional venue situated in Billericay, with a choice of rooms and areas which are ideal for intimate Funeral Teas and Wake functions. Our friendly and supportive staff will help you with all your requirements and will customize a package that suits your budget and needs.

We appreciate this is a very sad time & often extremely costly, so room or area hire for a Wake is charged at a flat rate of £50 at REIDS depending on availability; whether you are looking to hire the Function room or Gallery for a larger gathering or just an area of the bar. For any further information or to chek availability please telephone our reception on 01277 632378 or e-mail [email protected]


Hosting weddings for over 10 years, Reids prides itself on creating the perfect package for our bride and groom’s special day. We understand how much planning goes into organising a wedding which is why our dedicated Wedding Coordinators make it their priority to ensure that everything is catered to your individual requirements to guarantee your wedding day is nothing but perfect, creating life long memories for you to treasure.

Reids Function Suite caters for wedding 7 days a week, with 3 different packages from just £1,999 to suit all needs and preferences. Our venue can be transformed into a wonderland of delicate colours and decorations suited to every couple’s theme and tastes & our wonderful wedding coordinator can help you with this too.

View our Wedding Brochure

Please contact our Wedding Team on 01277 632378 to arrange a viewing or discuss any specific requirements.


Are you looking for a conference venue in Essex? Here at REIDS we are confident that we can provide a perfect setting. We are Essex’s most reasonably priced venue with meeting and conference rooms that can accommodate 2 – 80 people. The Gallery Room or The Function Room are both air conditioned and provide the perfect meeting spaces for your event. REIDS is well suited to holding a conference in Essex, entertaining clients with private dinners, hosting business events or even holding board meetings to name but a few. We have a large car park to the rear of the building, so for those attendees that have to travel can come straight to the venue.

For further details please telephone our reception on 01277 632378 or e-mail [email protected]

Corporate Events

With a varying range of dynamic and versatile rooms and spaces REIDS is a venue to suit every occasion. From the Main Hall to the Gallery Room we have a choice of sizes and areas that can make your corporate event a guaranteed success.

REIDS is the ideal venue for conferences, meetings, training and networking events, weddings and civil partnerships, award ceremonies and dinners.

Our dedicated and experienced events team will provide professional support throughout the event’s planning and delivery, ensuring that your event is a success.

With significant discounts on room hire and discounted staff purchases, our corporate membership package offers a range of benefits.

For further details please telephone our reception on 01277 632378 or e-mail [email protected]

Board Meetings

At REIDS we have the perfect room to host your Board Meetings. Our Gallery Room is situated on the mezzanine level.  Recently refurbished it boast a large vaulted ceiling and can accommodate up to 22 people around a Board Room table. There is an 80inch TV which has all the up to date links available perfectly placed at one end of the room to show all your presentations. As well as the FREE use of the 80inch screen we also  offer FREE use of Wi-Fi, Flipcharts, White Board, pads and pens.

For further details including any catering requirements please telephone our reception 01277 632378 or e-mail [email protected]

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Banqueting Menu

£19.95 per head – Monday – Thursday Lunch/Dinner – 3 Courses and Tea/Coffee
£24.95 per head – Friday, Saturday & Sunday Lunch/Dinner – 3 Courses and Tea/Coffee

Function sizes fewer than 30 covers – A selection of three choices from each course
Function sizes 30 – 50 Covers – A selection of two choices from each course
Function sizes of 50 + Covers – A set selection of one choice from each course

This menu is only available in the Function suites at REIDS.
This menu is available Monday to Sundays. Banqueting Parties must pre-order in accordance with this menu.
Please note that a 10% optional service charge is added to all bills in the Function; the entire service charge is passed on to your waiting staff. Prices are inclusive of VAT.

Buffet & Canapé Menu

Add on’s for Finger & Fork Buffets

All prices bellow are per person

Soup of the day & warm rolls £2.95
Selection of gourmet baguettes/sandwiches & kettle crisp £4.95
Selection of mini desserts £5.95
Fruit platter £2.95
Selection of cheese, crackers/breads & chutney £3.95
Fish platter (smoked salmon, prawns, smoked mackerel, smoked trout) served with pickled cucumber, marie rose sauce & gourmet bread £5.95
Charcuterie antipasti board (milano salami, bresaola, parma ham, olives, marinated anchovies, sun-blushed tomatoes, garlic focaccia £5.95
Filo wrapped prawns & sweet chilli dip £1.50
Breaded scampi, tartar sauce £1.50
Lamb kofte meatballs, tzatziki dip £1.20
Chicken caesar salad, baby gem leaf with dressed chicken caesar £1.20
Halloumi & roasted pepper skewers £1.00
Mini cheeseburgers £1.50



Mini Fishcakes, Sweet Chilli Mayo
Piri Piri Chicken Skewers
Lamb Kofte Meatballs, Tzatziki
Filo Wrapped Tiger Prawns, Chilli Sauce
Hoi-Sin Belly Pork
Mini Cheese Burgers, Tomato Relish, Pickles Gherkin
Mini Fish & Chips
Scallop Wrapped in Pancetta, Rosemary Skewers (£1.00 Supplement)

Chicken Liver Pate, Toasted Croute, Onion Chutney
Goats Cheese & Sun-Blushed Tomato Crostini
Scottish Smoked Salmon & Cream Cheese on Rye Bread
Tomato, Mozzarella, Basil Skewer
Grilled Artichoke, Hummus & Smoked Paprika Crostini
Mary Rose Prawns, Baby Gem Parcel
Smoked Mackerel Pate, Pickled Cucumber, Dill, on Rye Bread
Chicken Caesar On Baby Gem Leaf

4 items: £4.80 Minimum 40 people or £192
6 items: £6.25 Minimum 40 people or £250
8 items: £7.95 Minimum 40 people or £318


This recently refurbished bar area is situated on the mezzanine level overlooking the Main Hall and on top of the Main Bar. You can reach the mezzanine area from the reception area via the Main Entrance at the front of the building. This bar can be hired for any occasion on any daytime or evening.Please contact reception on 01277 632378 for details.