Le Benaix Midweek Menu

 (FP) Our Fixed Price Menu is £15.95 Lunchtime for two courses

& £19.95 in the Evening for two courses

(FP)  Available Monday – Saturday Lunchtimes & Monday – Thursday evenings.

20% Early Diner Discount on Orders taken between 17:30 – 18:30, available to tables of up to 8 covers

Every weekend 

Chef's premium fish special's also available (subject to availability)



(FP) Soup of the day £5.95

 (FP)  Pressed ham hock, apple, honey, egg yolk, crouton £6.50

 (FP) Trout gravalax, avocado, pickled radish, cresses £6.95

 (FP) Mussels, cream, white wine, herbs £7.50


Goat’s cheese, heritage tomatoes, green zebra gazpacho, basil £8.95

Duck and fois gras pressing, quince, truffle, brioche £10.95

Cornish crab mayonnaise, crostini, avocado, soy foam, onion seeds £12.50

Sautéed Mediterranean gambas chilli & garlic butter, sourdough £14.95


(FP)  Braised feather blade, cauliflower cheese puree, pancetta, gnocchi £13.95

(FP) Pan roasted cod, crushed new potatoes, roasted cauliflower,

 caramelised cauliflower puree, hazelnuts £12.95

(FP) Chicken supreme, sweetcorn custard, charred corn, chorizo croquette £12.95

(FP) Pea, broad bean and mint risotto, parmesan, roquette £10.95

(FP) Mussels, cream, white wine, herbs, fries £14.95


Duck breast, leg bon bon, orange, bok choi, orange jus £21.95

Lamb loin, crispy belly, goat’s curd, globe artichoke, fondant potato, jus £23.50

Tandoori halibut, spiced pomme rösti, spinach puree, mango chutney £28.95

 Fillet steak, dauphinoise, cavalo nero, mushroom ketchup, red wine jus £33.95

Side Orders

Cauliflower Cheese £2.95

Green salad £2.95
*Buttered green beans £2.95
*Carrot and swede clap shot £2.95

*New potatoes ££2.95

Sweetcorn, chorizo, sun dried tomato and potato £4.95
Duck fat chips £3.95

*A Selection of Vegetables £7.95




Opening Times

Lunch service
Mon - Saturday 12 - 2:30pm
Evening service
Mon - Saturday 5:30 -930pm
Afternoon Tea
Mon - Saturday 2:00 - 4:00pm
Bar open
Mon - Saturday 12noon - Late
Sunday 12noon - 5:30pm



Get In Touch

Main Road, Rettendon

Chelmsford, Essex CM3 8DY
Tel No. 01245 987888


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