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Bartellas

Writtle Road | Margaretting, Chelmsford CM4 0EH, England
+44 1277 355021
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Overview
  • Excellent78%
  • Very good16%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“rack of lamb” (7 reviews)
“mixed grill” (10 reviews)
“calves liver” (8 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
CUISINES
European, British, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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Value
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LOCATION
Writtle Road | Margaretting, Chelmsford CM4 0EH, England
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1 - 10 of 618 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Had mid-week lunch here for my wife's birthday with her parents and we were all very impressed with the excellent food and service. No hesitation in recommending them.More

1  Thank Rod G
HLGroup, Owner at Bartellas, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for your review. I am pleased you all had an enjoyable dining experience at Bartellas for your wife's birthday. I hope you joined the Bartellas Reward Scheme, which has no joining fee and offers fantastic benefits each time you dine. We hope to...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Return visit to this Restaurant and we were not at all disappointed..Innovative menu quite plainly prepared & presented with a great deal of care..I had the Artichoke Soup which was well seasoned & very tasty, followed by the Sticky Lamb which was extremely tender &...More

1  Thank Michael C
HLGroup, Owner at Bartellas, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your lovely review following your recent visit to Bartellas on Saturday evening. I am pleased you found the food to be outstanding and the service/atmosphere of the Restaurant to be exceptional, which I shall gladly pass on your comments to the team....More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

An excellent restaurant and not at all expensive. The food was cooked extremely well and well presented. Very efficient service and the staff well very friendly and polite,More

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

Thank you for your review. I am pleased you had an enjoyable dining experience at Bartellas. I hope you joined the Bartellas Reward Scheme, which has no joining fee and offers fantastic benefits each time you dine. We hope to see you again soon. Jason...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just two of us visited on Saturday night over Easter. We had a set menu dining voucher and enjoyed three courses on the a la carte menu. Highlights were the mushroom and tarragon soup which was in the specials menu, and the calves liver and...More

1  Thank 30statesJo
HLGroup, Owner at Bartellas, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your lovely review. I am pleased you both had a wonderful time on Saturday evening and was impressed with the food and service you received. I hope you joined our reward scheme, which offers benefits each time you dine and is free...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Bartellas on Easter Sunday (today), we booked a table for 6. I am on slimming world and still losing weight and I’m very strict on it, so no oil, no fat, no dairy, I am solely a chefs worst nightmare! We phoned ahead...More

1  Thank Bubbly-Holly
HLGroup, Owner at Bartellas, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your hugely complimentary review, we are delighted that you all enjoyed our Easter Sunday Luncheon so much. I shall gladly pass on your comments to the team and we hope to see you again soon. Jason Bartella Managing Director

Reviewed 14 March 2018

Yet another visit to Bartella’s with a group of friends. Once again the food looked lovely and was delicious. The Calves liver was cooked to perfection, as was the Cod and Triple cooked chips, another member of the group had the slow cooked belly of...More

1  Thank Patsy42Essex
HLGroup, Owner at Bartellas, responded to this reviewResponded 16 March 2018

Thank you for your review. I am pleased you had another enjoyable dining experience at Bartellas and found the food to be delicious. I hope you joined the Bartellas Reward Scheme, which has no joining fee and offers fantastic benefits each time you dine. It...More

Reviewed 13 March 2018 via mobile

Visited bartellas last night with friends using a groupon voucher. I was a little sceptical as to how much choice we would get using the voucher but I was pleasantly surprised! The food looked and tasted amazing! I had the sea bass for my main...More

2  Thank JWopEssex
HLGroup, Owner at Bartellas, responded to this reviewResponded 14 March 2018

Thank you for your review following your recent visit to Bartellas. We pride ourselves on our high standards of food and service and it is always good to hear that the customer appreciates this. We look forward to welcoming you back again soon.. Jason Bartella...More

Reviewed 13 March 2018

Upon arrival at the hotel we booked a slot at the restaurant for 8.00pm. We turned up around 7.50pm and seated. The restaurant was by no means full, but had a party of around 16 people seated together. Other people came as we were seated....More

Thank eastendanto
HLGroup, Owner at Bartellas, responded to this reviewResponded 14 March 2018

Thank you for having taken the time to share your feedback. I am very sorry you found the service to be slow, I shall pass on your comments to the Restaurant Manager. I hope that your recent experience does not stop you from dining with...More

Reviewed 9 March 2018 via mobile

Myself and members of my family love Bartellas. I took a friend in February using a Groupon and he loved it too. I am so impressed I brought Groupons for my dad and his wife and brother and girlfriend for Christmas gifts. Superb food, service...More

1  Thank Michelle C
HLGroup, Owner at Bartellas, responded to this reviewResponded 12 March 2018

Thank you for your complimentary review. I am pleased you enjoy dining at Bartellas and visit us time and time again, bringing family and friends as well. I hope you joined the Bartellas Reward Scheme, which has no joining fee and offers fantastic benefits each...More

Reviewed 6 March 2018

Such wonderful food and service! Highly recommend! It is not over priced too for such quality food. I have been coming here for many years and our large party on Saturday evening was so impressed with everything. My friend and I have just booked afternoon...More

Thank Maccup
HLGroup, Owner at Bartellas, responded to this reviewResponded 7 March 2018

Thank you for your complimentary review. I am pleased you all had a wonderful time on Saturday evening and was impressed with the food and service you received. It is fantastic you have already booked to have afternoon tea in Ivy Hill. We look forward...More

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janeliz49
30 March 2018|
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Response from davyjon2015 | Reviewed this property |
Excellent!
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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$21 - US$56
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
Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
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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