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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” (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 587 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

We met here for a family Christmas meal, the Friday before Christmas. The set Christmas menu offered a decent range of choices but I opted for the pate as a starter, Turkey dinner with all the usual trimmings as my main and sorbets for dessert....More

Thank 30statesJo
HLGroup, Owner at Bartellas, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for your review. It's a great shame you found the Restaurant was lacking a festive feeling. The building was decorated with beautiful Christmas decorations, Christmas trees and Christmas music was playing throughout the day. Apologies if you found this particular lunchtime to lack...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We went here for my mums 75th (she wont thank me for that!) there were 9 of us. We hadn't visited before. Very impressed! The staff were excellent, food was amazing and we had a thoroughly enjoyable evening. We can be a little loud as...More

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

Thank you for your review. We are delighted your mum enjoyed her very special birthday and pleased you all had a fantastic dining experience at Bartellas. We hope you will choose us again, perhaps for Afternoon Tea in the hotel lounge. Jason Bartella Managing Director

Reviewed 1 week ago

Absolutely no complaints. Really well presented fresh tasty food and all of us six adults agreed this was delicious fare, served and presented beautifully. Thank you very much.More

2  Thank David L
HLGroup, Owner at Bartellas, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your lovely review after your visit to Bartellas Restaurant. I am pleased you enjoyed your dining experience and found the food to be presented beautifully and tasty. I hope you have joined our free Bartellas Reward scheme, which offers benefits each time...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had never been to the restaurant so we went using a Groupon voucher. We were welcomed by Lorna and shown to a comfortable table in a well furnished restaurant and we were pleased to see carpet on the floor (to reduce the noise of...More

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

Thank you for your lovely review. I am please you had a lovely dining experience at Bartellas and I shall happily pass on your comments to the team. It is great you will be returning soon and I hope you join our free Bartellas Reward...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have not been to Bartellas for a long time & there is an old saying out of sight out of mind, which is our loss as this restaurant is outstanding . We turned up without booking which was fatal as the place was heaving....More

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

Thank you for your review of Bartellas. I am pleased we managed to accommodate you and your guests during such a busy time of year. It is wonderful to hear you all enjoyed your meals and found the atmosphere outstanding. It is great to see...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have had many a Christmas Day meal out and this rates amongst one of the very best, Roberto, Terry and their Team did not hold back in making it a very special day, Service was second to non with absolutely nothing being too much...More

2  Thank 935paulk23
HLGroup, Owner at Bartellas, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review of Bartellas. I am delighted you chose Bartellas to celebrate your Christmas Day luncheon. I am pleased all of your party enjoyed their meals and we hope to welcome you all back again soon. Jason Bartella Managing Director

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I went to this restaurant for a birthday lunch with three other guests. We had booked. There was a maitre'd(?). And a waiter. Both waited on table. As it turned out there were no other guests that day, but we were not aware of this...More

1  Thank K1868ZUdavids
HLGroup, Owner at Bartellas, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review of Bartellas. It is lovely to hear you chose to dine with us to celebrate a birthday and I am pleased you all had a wonderful time. It is unusual for us to be quiet and I am delighted this...More

Reviewed 4 December 2017

It was a "special" birthday for my wife so we decided to go for it - and we are so pleased that we chose Bartellas, for us it was the first time eating there. The welcome was warm and efficient. At no point were we...More

Thank Tim G
HLGroup, Owner at Bartellas, responded to this reviewResponded 6 December 2017

Thank you for your review. We are delighted your wife enjoyed her very special birthday and as your granddaughter experienced, we are more than happy to cater for any special dietary requirement. We hope you will choose us again when you next look to celebrate...More

Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

Great evening service and food were exceptional would defiantly recommend to family and friends and will return

1  Thank marybugg
HLGroup, Owner at Bartellas, responded to this reviewResponded 4 December 2017

Thank you for your review following your recent visit to Bartellas. I will gladly pass on your kind comments to the staff. We hope to see you again soon. Jason Bartella Managing Director

Reviewed 20 November 2017

I didn't have high expectations as I thought the menu looked quite plain, but after eating the menu really didn't do the food justice! we had 4 steaks and they were all cooked to perfection and the sauce was delicious. I had garlic bread to...More

1  Thank TigerTigerLondon
HLGroup, Owner at Bartellas, responded to this reviewResponded 22 November 2017

Thank you for your lovely review. It is so nice to hear complimentary comments as people are so quick to criticise. I hope you joined our free Bartellas Reward Scheme, which offers many benefits each time you dine. 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
USD 21 - USD 55
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, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine
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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