December Menu 2020

Two course £26.00 or Three courses £32.00



Spiced parsnip soup, parsnip crisps, truffle oil V
Roast wood pigeon, fine beans, walnuts, beetroot jus GF
Sticky Asian beef brisket, pickled radish, lotus root, and pacific herbs
Beetroot risotto, goats cheese cream, land cress and amaranth salad, roast cumin tuille V
Duck liver, port and fois gras parfait, apple and date chutney, sultana crostini


Roast norfolk turkey with all the trimmings, apricot stuffing, sausage and bacon, turkey jus
Fillet of sea trout, clams, mussels, potato and tarragon broth.
Mushroom, spinach and pine nut wellington, roast potatoes and creamed spinach V
Crisp pork belly, scallop and lobster cream, pomme puree and buttered greens
Marinated roast cauliflower, root vegetables, squash puree V*
Slow cooked beef Bourignon, truffle pomme puree, honey roasted roots, red wine gravy


Milk Chocolate & Baileys Paris Brest, orange infused chocolate sauce, Oreo crumb, redcurrants
Christmas pudding, brandy sauce, Chantilly cream
Vanilla and cranberry ripple cheesecake, clementine ice cream, candid pistachio
Sticky toffee and banana pudding, toffee sauce, Vanilla ice cream


Additional Course

Chefs selection of Petit fours, Paddy & Scott’s Filter Coffee or Novus Tea 5pp


For your convenience, a discretionary gratuity of 10% will be added to your bill and distributed evenly between all staff. For information on allergens please speak to a member of our management team. Many of our dishes can be slightly altered to suit dietary requirements, however due to ingredients used in house, we cannot guarantee that dishes are completely free from dairy, nuts or any allergens.


Opening Times

Cocktail & Wine Bar
Friday - Saturday: 12:00 - 21:45
Sunday: 12:00 - 19:00

Friday - Saturday:12:00 - 20:15
Sunday:12:00 - 16:30

Afternoon Tea
Friday - Saturday: 12:00 - 15:30
Sunday: 12:00 - 15:00


Thursdays Evenings Reservable as of 5th November from 5pm - 8:15pm.
We will be extending hours further for the month of December.

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Main Road, Rettendon

Chelmsford, Essex CM3 8DY
Tel No. 01245 987888

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