Afternoon Tea Sample Menu

Served Wednesday - Sunday Midday - 4pm
(24 hour notice is essential for all bookings)

If you would like to make a reservation please contact us:

Phone:01245987888 or email us This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


Classic Afternoon Tea £17.95 per person
Luxury Champagne Afternoon Tea £24.95 per person

Please note that your glass of champagne can be substituted for a Mocktail or alternative soft drinks
(Please note we only serve luxury afternoon tea on Saturdays, Sundays & Bank Holidays)



That's right... for the whole month of May we are so excited to offer our new Bottomless* Prosecco Afternoon Tea! 

Special Price: Wednesday  - Friday £24.95 per person

Saturday - Sunday £29.50 per person

**Limited to 2 hour sitting/service per table

Sandwiches & Savouries

Egg & mustard cress on white
Somerset brie, caramelised onion & rocket on wholegrain
Smoked salmon, spinach & cream cheese parcel
Chicken, wild mushroom & truffle oil arancini 


Vanilla & raspberry swiss roll
Chocolate & praline Paris-brest
Rhubarb & custard tartlet with nutmeg
Blackforest bombe

Fruit Scones

Strawberry preserve & clotted cream



Our selection of award winning Novus Teas


English Breakfast
A world class breakfast blend combines three different Assam leaves to create a truly exceptional version of a timeless classic

Sapphire Earl Grey
A delicate and floral yet full bodied Earl Grey with an innovative twist of Bergamot and Blue Malva flowers

Dragonwell Green
The Lung Ching green tea is one of the most renowned to come out of China. Smooth and subtle with a sweet finish.

Wild Encounter
A caffeine free herbal blend. Sweet and tart with red berries and tropical fruits. Benefits from a slightly longer brew time.

Egyptian Mint
Uses Egyptian pepper mint leaves to produce a refreshing and well-rounded tea with no bitter aftertaste.

Citrus Chamomile
A chamomile blend enhanced with the delicate citrus notes of lemon grass and lemon verbena. Both fresh and mellow.

Persian Pomegranate
A succulent herbal infusion incorporating one of the world’s oldest fruits. Delivers a sweet and fruity tea.


All prices include VAT. While we can cater for most dietary requirements for our Afternoon Teas, prior notice for any requirements is essential.
For information on allergens please speak to a member of our management team.
Due to ingredients used in house, we cannot guarantee that a dish is completely free from any allergens.


Opening Times

Mon & Tue - Closed (Le Bouchon Open)

Bar Menu

Wed - Sat 12noon - 9.30pm

A la Carte & Set Menu

Lunch - Wed - Sat 12noon - 2.30pm

Dinner - Wed - Sat 5.30pm - 11.00pm

(Last Orders 9.30pm)

Sun - 12noon - 6.00pm

Bookings advised Saturday evenings & Parties above 6 covers 

All other times walk-ins of up to 6 covers



Get In Touch

Main Road, Rettendon

Chelmsford, Essex CM3 8DY
Tel No. 01245 987888

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