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The Bakehouse Wyses Road, Chelmsford CM1 3SN, England
+44 1245 248245
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good24%
  • Average13%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible6%
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Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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The Bakehouse Wyses Road, Chelmsford CM1 3SN, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago

I really enjoyed the Lasagne here very tasty and a decent sized portion. Plenty of space to sit outside in the summer which is good too.

Thank Libbi M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

6 of us recently visited in August 2018 for a Birthday lunch. We love the Bakehouse as it is a great value, relaxed venue serving a wide range of food and drinks. We enjoyed Jacket potatoes and sandwiches, a particular favourite being the ‘Thai chicken...More

Thank Lucyb1511
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A late breakfast with family - 4 of us in total and our concerns were removed. We were regular (all but weekly) visitors but got fed up with families camped out for long-drawn out meet ups ... and it shouldn't be that sort of place....More

Thank Robin J
Rustic P, Manager at BakeHouse, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Robin, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review & for your regular custom. Despite our continuous endeavours, we do on occasions make mistakes however we thank you for understanding this and returning to visit again. Best Wishes The BakeHouse

Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

The best place around to get a great breakfast for a good price in a nice location. Clean and tidy and beautiful alfresco area.

Thank SarahN3274
Rustic P, Manager at BakeHouse, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you Sarah for your lovely review, we are so glad you enjoyed the food & courtyard, we hope to see you back soon. Best Wishes The BakeHouse

Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

Lovely gardens and setting.but very dissappointed with food .we ordered brie and bacon toasted sandwich.one gluten free.when it arrived well the brie such a tiny peice .on one side.other sandwich nothing.so called over server and she said it was out of order.so they took them...More

Thank levanaEssex
Rustic P, Manager at BakeHouse, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Levana, Very disappointed to hear you did not enjoy your experience with us. We very much pride ourselves on our offerings but also our the presentation of our venue. In terms of our tables they are constantly cleaned throughout the day, after (and sometimes...More

Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

We have visited The Bakehouse many times and it was once a favourite for a lazy Sunday breakfast. But not any more. We quickly found a table in the lovely garden area and chose our meals. The queue to order was not too long so...More

Thank Pretty_in_Pink_81
Rustic P, General Manager at BakeHouse, responded to this reviewResponded 19 July 2018

Good afternoon Pretty in Pink, I am extremely sorry that your breakfast experience was not a happy one. I am not going to try to make any excuses for the poor service you received. I will only ask that you contact me directly at The...More

Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

Visited with the wife, awesome breakfast in a picture perfect setting will definitely be back for more.

Thank stumilton
Rustic P, Manager at BakeHouse, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review & your kind comments, we are so glad you enjoyed your visit with your wife and hope to see you back very soon. Best Wishes The BakeHouse Team

Reviewed 23 June 2018 via mobile

My daughter has been raving about this place for a while and so my wife and I our daughter and my wife's sister went expecting great things I was looking forward to the ploughmans so three of us ordered this and my wife another meal.well...More

Thank Derek C
Reviewed 3 June 2018

Enjoyed a very pleasant afternoon here for a birthday celebration. We were looked after extremely well with drinks regularly topped up whenever. Generous amount of sandwiches & cakes, with boxes supplied for what we could not eat. Lots of seating & lovely decoration. Well worth...More

Thank clairegwilliams1965
Reviewed 12 May 2018

I recently posted a review about one of our party of 7 being unable to attend the afternoon tea we had booked, and our disappointment that we were still charged the full amount for 7 people. The Bakehouse responded and asked me to give them...More

1  Thank AliceEssex
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Waitstaff, Free Wifi
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Open Hours
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Bakehouse Wyses Road, Chelmsford CM1 3SN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Chelmsford
  • Phone Number: +44 1245 248245
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The BakeHouse Coffee Shop - fresh food & great coffee served from 8am - 4pm! Offering delicious Breakfasts - Light Brunch - Lunch (hot & cold options)- Afternoon Tea - Homemade Cakes & Scones - Delicious BakeHouse Barista Coffee & Tea. Takeaway Menu - order online or by phone from 8am-3.30pm and pick up at your convenience. Relax in the cosy snug by the fire, be part of the buzz of the main café or enjoy the countryside views of the garden & the occasional spot of sunshine!
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