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Bartellas

$$ - $$$European, British,
Writtle Road | Margaretting, Chelmsford CM4 0EH, England
+44 1277 355021
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Overview
  • Excellent78%
  • Very good16%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
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CUISINES
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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1 - 10 of 580 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

It was a "special" birthday for my wife so we decided to go for it - and we are so pleased that we chose Bartellas, for us it was the first time eating there. The welcome was warm and efficient. At no point were we...More

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

Thank you for your review. We are delighted your wife enjoyed her very special birthday and as your granddaughter experienced, we are more than happy to cater for any special dietary requirement. We hope you will choose us again when you next look to celebrate...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great evening service and food were exceptional would defiantly recommend to family and friends and will return

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

Thank you for your review following your recent visit to Bartellas. I will gladly pass on your kind comments to the staff. We hope to see you again soon. Jason Bartella Managing Director

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I didn't have high expectations as I thought the menu looked quite plain, but after eating the menu really didn't do the food justice! we had 4 steaks and they were all cooked to perfection and the sauce was delicious. I had garlic bread to...More

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

Thank you for your lovely review. It is so nice to hear complimentary comments as people are so quick to criticise. I hope you joined our free Bartellas Reward Scheme, which offers many benefits each time you dine. Jason Bartella Managing Director

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

As fairly regular visitors to this Restaurant we were once again not disappointed...Service was outstanding as always all our Food was presented to the highest standard & was very tasty....all at a very reasonable cost... We will definitely be returning & would not be put...More

1  Thank Michael C
HLGroup, Owner at Bartellas, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your lovely review after your visit to Bartellas Restaurant. I am pleased you enjoyed your dining experience and found the service to be outstanding. I hope you have joined our free Bartellas Reward scheme, which offers benefits each time you dine with...More

Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

Have just had the most delightful evening at Bartellas.. absolutely faultless. Myself and my husband both had fillet steak which was cooked to perfection. Very friendly polite staff... Will definitely be returning and bringing friends to this wonderful restaurant..5 stars +More

2  Thank angiedrisc
HLGroup, Owner at Bartellas, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your lovely review following your recent dining experience at Bartellas. I am pleased your found the evening to be faultless and found the service polite and friendly. I hope you joined our Bartellas Rewards scheme, which is free to join and offers...More

Reviewed 7 November 2017

Very ordinary ,pretentious. I was not impressed as I expected more after the information I had been gien. Good car parking.More

Thank maurice c
HLGroup, Owner at Bartellas, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your review of Bartellas Restaurant. I am disappointed to read you did not enjoy your dining experience with us. We have contacted you privately to discuss your review, but so far have not heard from you. I ask that you kindly contact...More

Reviewed 23 October 2017

Visited on Saturday night once again. We have eaten here many times previous, once again the menu, food and of course the serving staff were excellent not to mention the best kitchen. A very professional establishment with many years experience on how to treat guests...More

1  Thank Stephen M
HLGroup, Owner at Bartellas, responded to this reviewResponded 25 October 2017

Thank you for your lovely review. I am pleased to hear that you enjoyed your visit and found the food and service to be excellent. I hope you have signed up to our Bartellas Reward scheme, which is free of charge and offers you fantastic...More

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Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

I would like to thank all the staff for a fabulous lunch. Please don’t miss out on this great venue.

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HLGroup, Owner at Bartellas, responded to this reviewResponded 23 October 2017

Thank you for your review following your recent visit to Bartellas. I will gladly pass on your kind comments to the staff. We hope to see you again soon. Jason Bartella Managing Director

Reviewed 21 October 2017

We have not visited the Ivy Hill Hotel since my retirement 14 years ago but having read the tripadvisor reviews we decided to try Bartellas & we were not disappointed. The restaurant is beautifully decorated, light, airy & with a good ambience. We went first...More

1  Thank Alf S
HLGroup, Owner at Bartellas, responded to this reviewResponded 23 October 2017

Thank you for your review. Bartellas is situated on the grounds of Ivy Hill Hotel, but is run as a standalone Restaurant that is open for all to come and dine. It is pleasing to hear that you have recently dined with us twice and...More

Reviewed 20 October 2017

18 ladies from the Red Hat Society celebrated their 9th anniversary with a dinner at Bartellas. A really lovely evening was had by all. The food was exceptional, a lot of the ladies said it was the best meal they had had for a long...More

1  Thank Rougeanne
HLGroup, Owner at Bartellas, responded to this reviewResponded 23 October 2017

Thank you for your review. Fantastic news to hear you have celebrated your 9th anniversary with us at Bartellas. I am pleased you all enjoyed the meal and the staff looked after you. We hope you all return soon, perhaps for a Christmas catch up....More

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duncan226
28 December 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
US$20 - US$54
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
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
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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