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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%
Travelers talk about
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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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Reviewed yesterday

This was our second visit and we brought a friend with us for Sunday lunch. Despite being fairly busy, we found the service excellent and the staff very friendly. We all thoroughly enjoyed our meal. In fact, my partner and I have booked again for...More

1  Thank Jane C
Reviewed 6 days ago

My hubby took me to Bartellas as a Valentine’s treat. We hadn’t visited this restaurant before but had heard good things so were looking forward to the evening. Making the reservation was easy and the staff were polite and helpful. We arrived 5 minutes before...More

1  Thank Dawn A
HLGroup, Owner at Bartellas, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for your review. It is lovely to hear you spent your Valentine’s evening with us at Bartellas. I am disappointed to read you found the service to be slower than expected. Our restaurant manager was unfortunately taken ill, so our team ran the...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Have been to Bartellas lots of time over years, in this current building and old conservatory, food has always been good value and tasty. And service attentive, Sad to say our last visit was a bit disappointing. Table booked for 8pm left standing as desk...More

Thank Elaine888888
HLGroup, Owner at Bartellas, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to review following your visit over half term, I sincerely apologise that we have let you down on this occasion, having enjoyed previous visits, I am thankful you appreciate this is not our usual standard. I would ask you...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We used to come here all the time when it was in the newer conservatory building. We have just moved back to the area and thought we'd try it again. The staff were lovely, but we were all crammed at one end of the restaurant...More

1  Thank Abbie0000
HLGroup, Owner at Bartellas, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

What a great shame you didn't enjoy your evening, I am sure you will have read the complimentary reviews since we moved buildings, it seems that on the night you visited you were joined by a mix of guests, residents from the hotel itself along...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Shame, because have always had excellent meals here. The service was good but unfortunately the main meals were not. I had the fish and it was very wet in middle. Spoilt the rest of the meal. My partner had the sticky lamb and he felt...More

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

I am disappointed to read your review, as you said, you have always had excellent meals when dining with us. It seems such a shame for you not to have brought this to the attention of the manager on duty who could have duly dealt...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Food nicely presented and good. Good value as used a Groupon Voucher. Large car park. Restaurant is nicely presented.More

1  Thank rdball17
HLGroup, Owner at Bartellas, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review. We are delighted you enjoyed lunch at Bartellas and found the food and Restaurant to be nicely presented. As mentioned we have a large car park, which is free of charge and we also have free WIFI throughout the building....More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went for a date night meal on a Saturday night. It was fantastic, the food was delicious and we shared a very nice Chilean merlot. The waiting staff were friendly and attentive but not overly so which meant we weren't constantly interrupted. The only...More

1  Thank Alex A
HLGroup, Owner at Bartellas, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your review following your recent visit on Saturday evening. I am pleased you found the food delicious and the service from the staff friendly and attentive. We hope to see you again soon, perhaps book a table for Valentine's at Bartellas. Jason...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is our second visit and once again we were treated as first class citizens we also had a groupon voucher and everything is geared up for people with vouchers as they give you a menu that only has the supplement prices on it as...More

2  Thank 17swann
HLGroup, Owner at Bartellas, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your review. I am pleased you had a lovely dining experience at Bartellas and found the food and service to be first class. I hope you joined the Bartellas Reward Scheme, which has no joining fee and offers fantastic benefits each time...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited Barettas for the first time yesterday and found this Restaurant very welcoming with excellent service and food. The Restaurant is very light and refreshing and is ideal for a special occasion. There is also a very nice bar area. The variety of choices on...More

1  Thank John H
HLGroup, Owner at Bartellas, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your lovely review. I am pleased you had a fantastic dining experience at Bartellas and I shall happily pass on your comments to the team. We hope to see your again soon. Jason Bartella Managing Director

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were given a groupon voucher for Bartellas for Christmas but have been here before. I am amazed that despite handing in a voucher, you are treated as first class guests with fantastic service and the food is to die for. The evening was a...More

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

Thank you for your review following your recent visit to Bartellas. I am delighted you enjoyed your dining experience and someone thought of us as a great Christmas present for you. We aim to provide first class service to all our customers and I am...More

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duncan226
December 27, 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
$21 - $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, Local cuisine, Large groups, Special occasions, Business meetings, Kids, Families with children
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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