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Bartellas

$$ - $$$European, British,
Writtle Road | Margaretting, Chelmsford CM4 0EH, England
+44 1277 355021
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Overview
  • Excellent77%
  • Very good17%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“rack of lamb” (7 reviews)
“mixed grill” (9 reviews)
“liver” (11 reviews)
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CUISINES
European, British, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Writtle Road | Margaretting, Chelmsford CM4 0EH, England
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1 - 10 of 569 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

It is easily accessible, off the A 12 and not far in. It is a very beautiful restaurant, clean and modern. I enjoyed the meal. It was a three course meal, all very delicious. Staff were very professional, friendly and helpful. Atmosphere very relaxing. Outdoor...More

1  Thank junedube351
HLGroup, Owner at Bartellas, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for your lovely review following your most recent visit to Bartellas. I am pleased that you enjoyed your time with us and I will pass your kind words on to the team. We look forward to seeing you again soon. Jason Bartella Managing...More

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We were five adults who visited for dinner and had a wonderful evening. The people serving were knowledgeable about the wine and food menu and were attentive throughout our meal. The meal itself was absolutely delicious. We had three courses and all chose different dishes...More

1  Thank MillH15
HLGroup, Owner at Bartellas, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for reviewing Bartellas Restaurant. I am pleased you and your guests enjoyed your evening and found the food to be delicious. We hope you choose us again, perhaps come and come again at lunch time and try our renowned Sunday lunch or our...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My favourite restaurant in Chelmsford used to be Russell’s. Not anymore! Bartellas overtakes this by a mile! Service was great, food was lovely, a truly memorable evening with my partner for our anniversary. It has grace and style and we will be returning!More

2  Thank nicole h
HLGroup, Owner at Bartellas, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for your delightful review following your recent visit to Bartellas Restaurant. I am pleased to hear that you enjoyed your visit and I hope you had a lovely anniversary. When you dine in Bartellas again, please sign up to our Bartellas Reward scheme;...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My lady had beef Wellington it was delicious I had lamb that was luscious the service top notch as was the setting thank you for making this a very special evening for a very special lady and myself the cake was a nice touch highly...More

2  Thank Chixnix
HLGroup, Owner at Bartellas, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for your lovely review. Congratulations on your first wedding anniversary, I am pleased we will leave you with fantastic memories. We hope to see you both again soon. Jason Bartella Managing Director

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I haven't been to Bartellas for a while after it changed location but glad I came back. We went for Sunday lunch and it was without doubt the best restaurant traditional roast I have had for a very long time. The beef was succulent ,...More

2  Thank Tony_O612466
HLGroup, Owner at Bartellas, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you of your excellent review following your visit for Sunday Lunch, we are delighted you enjoyed it. We have an extensive menu though out the week for both lunch and dinner, so look forward to welcoming your back on another occasion. Kind Regards Jason...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The restaurant staff gave us a memorable 80th birthday party for my wife. 13 family members were there, and despite initial confusion over numbers, the staff dealt with everything with good humour and efficiency. The food was excellent, as was the choice. Extra vegetarian options...More

2  Thank keithips
HLGroup, Owner at Bartellas, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We are delighted that your wife enjoyed her very special birthday party and as you experienced, we are more than happy to cater for any special dietary requirements. We hope you will choose us again when you next look to celebrate a special occasion, perhaps...More

Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

Took a group of 15 Family & Friends to this restaurant Saturday Evening for my Partners Birthday...The atmosphere, service & food was all outstanding...the whole party thoroughly enjoyed the evening...a big thank you to Terry & Lorna & all their staff...not our 1st visit &...More

2  Thank Michael C
HLGroup, Owner at Bartellas, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2017

Thank you for celebrating your partners birthday on Saturday evening, both Terry and Lorna thrive on making extra special occasions memorable. We hope to see you again in the near future, whether its lunch or dinner or another celebration. Kind regards Jason Bartella

Reviewed 3 September 2017

I was told about this restaurant by a friend and I thought I would give it a try, so I went along with my husband and son and it was certainly worth the effort. The food was cooked to perfection and the staff could not...More

2  Thank Rougeanne
HLGroup, Owner at Bartellas, responded to this reviewResponded 4 September 2017

Thank you for visiting Bartellas, we are delighted that your family enjoyed the Sunday Lunch experience, and have left such a positive review. We hope you will visit again in the future, perhaps this time for an evening meal. Thank you again. Kind Regards Jason...More

Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Very warm and hospitable. Good food. Would recommend for a pleasant dining experience with friend. Very nice location in the Essex countryside close to chelmsford.More

2  Thank Emmanuel A
HLGroup, Owner at Bartellas, responded to this reviewResponded 11 August 2017

Thank you for taking the time to review Bartellas restaurant, we are delighted that you enjoyed your dining experience in our beautiful restaurant, as you know just on the outskirts of a very busy Chelmsford City, a welcome break from the hustle and bustle of...More

Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

We came here for dinner last night and as usual the food was excellent. The atmosphere is great and the staff are always friendly and nothing is too much trouble even when my partner asked if he could have baked beans with his mixed grill...More

2  Thank Carterty
HLGroup, Owner at Bartellas, responded to this reviewResponded 2 August 2017

Thank you for your review following your recent visit to Bartellas. I am pleased that you were well looked after by the team and they were able to accommodate your requests. We look forward to seeing you again soon. Jason Bartella Managing Director

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duncan226
28 December 2014|
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Response from HLGroup | Property representative |
Where possible we will always try to accommodate dietary requirements, if you advise us of any specific requests when booking we can make sure we are prepared ahead of your arrival. We look forward to seeing you soon
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20 - US$53
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Validated Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Writtle Road | Margaretting, Chelmsford CM4 0EH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Chelmsford
  • Phone Number: +44 1277 355021
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