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The Exchange 4-5 Exchange Way, Chelmsford CM1 1XB, England
+44 1245 377008
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good25%
  • Average11%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible7%
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“brunch” (13 reviews)
“lobster” (51 reviews)
Opens in 17 min
All hours
Seafood, Steakhouse, European, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
The Exchange 4-5 Exchange Way, Chelmsford CM1 1XB, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago

8 of us went to Bourgee for a birthday on a Saturday with a table booked for 8pm - we were shown to the bar when we arrived at 7:30pm, by 8:30pm we still weren't seated. When we asked if we could sit down we...More

2  Thank TinyCT
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Having tried bourgee southend for lunch I recommended the chelmsford branch for our Xmas do. It wasn't overly busy being midweek although there was a large party of about 16 to one side. We had the Xmas menu and although only 3 choices of starter,main...More

Thank aherd
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went on Saturday with a couple of friends to try it out and apon arrival was shown upstairs to the bar and dining area. having been told where our table was we waited at the bar for a drink where one barman was trying to...More

2  Thank Damagesayer
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We came here before and both said we wouldn't return an we had bad experiences. We decided to go for lunch Monday and I begged my partner to retry this restaurant. So glad we did . Food was tasty and amazing . Restaurant was very...More

Thank Waterfordboi1982
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Afternoon tea for the second amazing time!!! Totally recommended with it lovely atmosphere and friendly staff - Who were attentive and helpful changing items to accommodate gluten free items Clean toilets are a good sign of good service and food 😊

Thank chimutanda
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We popped in for lunch on a Saturday and chose off the 2 courses for £12.50. I had the mozzarella ball and tomato starter which was served on avocado purée. It was delicious. I then had crispy beef and steamed buns which again was super...More

Thank traceya70
Reviewed 9 November 2017

This restaurant is at the top end price wise however, with the top end price comes top quality food.

Thank Gazza29201
Reviewed 6 November 2017

Very refined, very nice food and attentive service. Was quite pricey but lovely for a special occasion restaurant. Downstairs seating is extremely comfortable and the service is impeccable. Definitely 5* quality food and wine.

Thank tripper12London
Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

Visited 22nd October and was appalled by service we received through the moment we walked through the door. The waitress who created us was so rude! They couldn't find out booking. I was trying to explain when I booked etc and she just rolled her...More

2  Thank Carrie_S1987
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Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

The venue was lovely, good ambience, the very staff were attentive and friendly,but the food was average quality and over priced. We all had the lobster which elsewhere could have ben called a king prawn, the lobster bisque was less than a table spoon full,...More

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$16 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 2:00 AM
9:00 AM - 2:00 AM
9:00 AM - 2:00 AM
9:00 AM - 2:00 AM
9:00 AM - 2:00 AM
9:00 AM - 2:00 AM
9:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Exchange 4-5 Exchange Way, Chelmsford CM1 1XB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Chelmsford
  • Phone Number: +44 1245 377008
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