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Bretts Bar Bistro

Chelmsford Road, White Roding CM6 1RF, England
+44 1279 876571
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (16 reviews)
“lamb shank” (3 reviews)
“pudding” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
British, Cafe, International, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
Chelmsford Road, White Roding CM6 1RF, England
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Reviewed 15 October 2017

We happened upon this place by accident one Sunday and were welcomed in quite close to closing for a cuppa. We returned and had a very nice meal and then couldn't remember where the place was. We deliberately set out to find it today and...More

Thank Joyce W
Reviewed 15 October 2017

Nice atmosphere, Staff very friendly and polite .Meals were presented well and extremely tasty. Will definitely book again.

Thank Bruce C
Reviewed 23 August 2017

We have been popping in to Brett`s for years and it has changed and evolved over time. A quick lunch yesterday, soup and chicken jacket, sitting outside was enjoyable. Try the bistro, the garden centre and the shops.The experience beats Lakeside or Blue Water by...More

Thank OrdinHarryman
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

We ate Sunday lunch here and it was delicious. We had tomato and mascarpone soup and Tempura prawns to start it was very good. We then ate roast beef, Yorkshire Pud, roasties and very nicely cooked veg, carrots, broccoli and cauliflower cheese and scrumpy gravy....More

Thank blueandwhitehoops
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

We visit this restaurant quite regularly and enjoy lovely food .. particularly enjoyed our Sunday lunch today extremely plentiful and full of taste ... staff very obliging and attentive.. would thoroughly recommend to all ... we always enjoy having our meal in the restaurant and...More

Thank patches4567P
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

Had a ride out here the other week and wandered around the shop and gardencentre here followed by a brilliant lunch here. Great food and marvellous service, highly recommend it

1  Thank biffobear
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

It's very useful and interesting to visit Brett's especially for a local pop in or to get some gardening items and have a cuppa in the cafe next door or even do some minor shopping that there's also a shop.

Thank Tommiddle
Reviewed 12 July 2017

We arrived at the café, went inside and indicated we wanted "tea and cake". The response was "well we close at 4". The time was just after 1545! The cake was fine, however the tea was lukewarm. Clearly the message is don't go near closing...More

Thank mikefogg
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

My wife and I stopped for breakfast on the way home from Chelmsford. Really good breakfast made with quality ingredients and nicely presented. It was a couple of quid more than a greasy spoon but well worth the money. A nice ambiance in the restaurant...More

Thank Martyn B
Reviewed 24 June 2017

Good for lunch after having been shopping in the various shops about. Good wholesome food.Pleasant staff and appeared clean and bright

Thank Ana B
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Questions & Answers
8 May 2016|
Response from maurice c | Reviewed this property |
Suggest you buy Maris Piper ..They mash very well with butter and a little cream salt and pepper. If you wish to roast them, peell and a[r boil fopr 15 minutes. Allow to dry. and bake with either goose or duck fat... More
maurice c
25 October 2015|
Response from Jay J | Property representative |
All menus can be viewed on are website. Any queries please call 01279876571
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Chelmsford Road, White Roding CM6 1RF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  White Roding
  • Phone Number: +44 1279 876571
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