Chesil Rectory building exterior

The Team

The Chesil Rectory was set up by  a group of friends in 2008 who are passionate about food and wine.  Our aim was to create an intimate, friendly, welcoming restaurant for locals and visitors alike; and to enjoy exceptional food and cracking wine in truly a unique setting.

Headchef Damian Brown & Sous Chef Oli Henshall
Mark Dodd (Director) & Damian Brown / Head Chef Damian Brown & Sous Chef Oli Henshall

Eleanor & Mark Dodd
Eleanor Dodd (PR and Marketing) & Mark Dodd

James Allen & Katie Brown
James Allen (General Manager) & Kate Brown (Event & Bookings Manager)

James & Matyas

James (General Manager) & Matyas (Deputy General Manager)

Mike & Mike - Chefs
Mike & Mike!  (Chefs)

Sarah Webster

Sarah Webber (Assistant Manager)