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The Blue Strawberry Bistrot

The Street | Hatfield Peverel, Chelmsford CM3 2DW, England
+44 1245 381333
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Overview
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good21%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“venison” (24 reviews)
“salad” (39 reviews)
“pudding” (17 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM Hours
CUISINES
British, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
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Atmosphere
LOCATION
The Street | Hatfield Peverel, Chelmsford CM3 2DW, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

As always, excellent service, delicious meat and good selection of vegetables cooked to taste. Can't resist the desserts

Thank crazykay_11
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went here based on the excellent reviews, and the service and warm welcome was indeed excellent. The set price lunch offered a wide choice, and the food would have been lovely, had it been 1975! Unfortunately all of the meat and fish was dry and...More

Thank aimee2525
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been to the Blue Strawberry on many occasions for Sunday Lunch. The food is plentiful and delicious,staff friendly and the service is excellent.We love being able to eat outside in the summer. Never had a bad meal that’s why we keep returning!

1  Thank jacquipreston7
Stephen W, Owner at The Blue Strawberry Bistrot, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Jacqui Many thanks for on going loyalty it’s always a pleasure to see you & Colin Regards

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Hadn’t been here for many years when visiting relatives. Most impressed from the start with a friendly welcome , great choice of aperitifs and gin and tonic advice ! Food and service all tip top . Very interesting Blue Strawberry salad - try it .

Thank BigRoyston
Reviewed 1 week ago

Four of us enjoyed Sunday lunch here. And at £22.95 for two generous courses, well cooked and served by friendly, courteous staff, what's not to like? Three of us opted for the seafood cocktail - Devon white crab, prawns and crayfish tails in a Marie...More

Thank Michael191145
Reviewed 1 week ago

Dined here recently as part of a large group for a 50th Birthday celebration. The service and food was excellent. We had starters, mains, deserts and lots of wine! Everyone enjoyed their evening and I would recommend the venue to others. The restaurant can get...More

Thank joe201670
Stephen W, Owner at The Blue Strawberry Bistrot, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Joe It was great to see you & your friends. It was very obvious to us that you were haveing a great time. Sorry about the dessert that we had sold out of but we do make all desserts "in house" so of course...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a fabulous evening and the staff were all very professional and friendly. This was a celebration meal for my son's 21st .... sufficient fuss and acknowledgement was made, which was lovely but thankfully nothing too embarrassing! We had a variety of dishes between...More

Thank karen s
Stephen W, Owner at The Blue Strawberry Bistrot, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Karen Glad the celebrations for your son's 21st was a success & great to know that although there was a small problem regarding your husband's steak that this was quickly rectified & didn't detract from your enjoyment Look forward to seeing you soon regards

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was our first visit here and will definitely NOT BE OUR LAST! What an amazing evening! From the moment we arrived the staff were so welcoming and friendly. The waiting staff couldn’t do enough for us. When it comes to the food, we cannot...More

2  Thank Georgia H
Stephen W, Owner at The Blue Strawberry Bistrot, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Georgia Great to know that you enjoyed your first visit to us & as you said not your last All your comments have been passed on to the kitchen brigade & also to Stef (bar manager) & Becky our lovely waitress from South Wales...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have been here a few times with family. The food is outstanding. I've been seated inside and on one occasion ate out in the courtyard. It's obviously very popular and consequently incredibly busy. The staff are amazing and keep up with customers, chat to...More

Thank Jane R
Stephen W, Owner at The Blue Strawberry Bistrot, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Jane Many thanks for your review & ongoing loyalty regards

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Eating here Easter Sunday was more than just about the food, which is excellent....it is all about the whole customer experience which I feel is about the best I have ever had for a Sunday Lunch. Words such as welcoming, friendly, relaxed, smooth, unrushed, high...More

1  Thank JamieM_11
Stephen W, Owner at The Blue Strawberry Bistrot, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Jamie Many thanks for your great review. All your comments will be passed onto & greatly appreciated by our hard working staff regards

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Elaine M
11 August 2017|
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Response from Stephen W | Property representative |
We would advise booking however you are more than welcome to just turn up
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ShazzaH1962
8 January 2017|
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Response from Madladz | Reviewed this property |
The Strawberry is the pace to dress up but smart casual is acceptable!
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417pauline
1 May 2016|
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Response from Stephen W | Property representative |
Hi Sorry for delay Christmas day lunch served 12_4.30 Bookings commence on 1st September at 11.00am Regards
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Monday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Saturday
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Street | Hatfield Peverel, Chelmsford CM3 2DW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Chelmsford
  • Phone Number: +44 1245 381333
  • E-mail
Description
The Blue Strawberry Bistrot, situated just off the A12 in the village of Hatfield Peverel with its mainline railway station, is ideally located for both the busy executive wishing to enjoy a quality meal without travelling far off the beaten track as well as those who wish for a relaxed & memorable dining experience at a pace to suit. This highly successful restaurant, one of the finest in Essex, has built its enviable reputation over the last 20 years, concentrating on quality food & service whilst still representing exceptional value for money.
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