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1 Chesil Street, Winchester
01962 851 555
The Chesil Rectory

The Chesil Rectory is a unique and historic restaurant located in Winchester which occupies a 600 year old grade II listed Medieval house of exceptional character and charm. Independently owned since 2008 by a small group of friends who share a passion for food and wine, the Chesil Rectory offers a modern British menu featuring simple, classic, seasonal dishes and an abundance of fresh local produce.

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Dear Guests

Following the Government announcement that from Thursday 5th Nov all restaurants must close, we want to share the news that we are opening this week Monday, Tuesday & Wednesday for A La Carte lunch & dinner.  So please do come join us for delicious food & warm hospitality (book online or call the restaurant with any queries on 01962 851 555 or email manager@chesilrectory.co.uk).

We also want to reassure you that if you’ve made a booking between 5th November and 1st December we’ll try and get in touch with you to reschedule your booking.

Please follow our Social Media for updates and we’ll be in touch with more information in the next few days.

In the meantime, we wish to thank you for all your continued support, please stay safe and we’ll see you soon.

The Team at The Chesil

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Opening Times

Monday 
Lunch 12noon – 14:30 | Dinner 17:00 – 20:00

Tuesday

Lunch 12noon – 14:30 | Dinner 17:00 – 20:00

Wednesday
Lunch 12noon – 14:30 | Dinner 17:00 – 20:00

Thursday
Lunch 12noon – 14:30 | Dinner 17:00 – 20:00

Friday
Lunch 12noon – 14:30 | Dinner 17:00 – 20:00

Saturday
Lunch 12noon – 14:30 | Dinner 17:00 – 20:00

Sunday:
Lunch 12noon – 15:00 | Dinner 17:00 – 20:00


Info
  • 5 min walk from the city centre
  • Multi-story car park a 3 min walk away
  • Vegetarian / Vegan / Gluten Free Options
  • Private Dining – Please get in touch if you’d like to make a booking
  • Special du jour menu available Wednesday – Saturday, lunchtimes only
  • Unfortunately we are not wheelchair accessible
  • Tel. 01962 851 555

Location
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DINING

Decorated with vintage chandeliers and beautiful botanical prints, our intimate dining rooms are relaxed, peaceful and brimming with authentic charm. Perfect for lunch with friends, a romantic dinner,  light weekday suppers, business lunches or a mighty Sunday roast.

Our Chefs use an abundance of seasonal, local produce from our Hampshire doorstep to create our delicious menus. All the menus feature simple, classic dishes brought up to date with a twist.

 We politely remind customers that children’s high chairs are not available during dinner service.

The Chesil Rectory’s best local suppliers include:

Meat:

Bere Mill Lamb
Laverstoke Park – black pudding, Buffalo Mozzarella

Blackmore Game (now Medstead meats Hampshire)

Mushrooms:
Fundamentally Foods- Cultivated Mushrooms – Stockbridge

Cheese – Lyburn, Tunworth, Godminster, Rosary Goats Cheese, Laverstoke

Veg
Carroll’s Heritage Potatoes- Northumberland
Isle of Wight Tomatoes – The Tomato Stall

Clayton’s Eggs- Romsey

Watercress – Alresford

New Forest Strawberries

Fish
Chalk Stream Trout, Romsey
Flying Fish – Cornwall -: Live Lobsters, Crab, Live Scottish Cockles , Porthilly Oysters
And Portland Shellfish- Portland Island, Dorset- Live Crab, Live Lobsters, Live Molluscs

Coffee
Moon roast Coffee
CHAR tea

(Meditterea – High Quality Spanish Import Products)

Sample
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Celeriac & Apple Soup, Truffled Godminster Crouton

7.95
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Chicory Tart, Walnut & Pear Salad, Blue Cheese Bon Bon

8.95
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Warm Local Chalk Stream Trout, Red Wine Shallot Dressing, Baby Gem Hearts, Horseradish Cream

9.50
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Chicken Liver Parfait, Madeira Jelly, Toasted Brioche, Spiced Chutney

9.50
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Hampshire Venison Carpaccio, Dijon Mayonnaise, Baby Gherkins, Capers, Onion Crisps, Toast

10.50
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Seared Scallops, Artichoke Purée, Laverstoke Black Pudding

12.95
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Stockbridge Mushroom, Winter Squash & Chestnut Wellington, Festive Trimmings, Rich Veggie Gravy

16.95
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Hake Fillet, Cauliflower Florets, Potato Terrine, Sprout Flowers, Lobster Bisque

20.50
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Roast Turkey, Festive Trimmings, Sage Jus

21.95
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12hr Braised Beef Blade, Parsnip Purée, Smoked Bacon, Baby Onions. Chestnut Mushrooms, Fine Beans

22.50
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Roasted Monkfish, Puy Lentils, Pancetta, Carrots & Celeriac, Thyme Jus

25.50
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Roast Goose, Potato Fondant, Stuffing, Onion Confit, Anise Carrots, Citrus Glaze

29.50
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Sides

Roasted Carrots & Beetroot, Salsa Verde / Green Beans, Shallot & Black Olive Butter
3.95
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Dark Chocolate Tart, Hazelnut Mousse, Black Forest Ice Cream

8.95
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Caramel Poached Pears, Almond Crunch, Salted Caramel Ice Cream

8.95
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Christmas Pudding Cheesecake, Redcurrant Syrup, Brandy Ice Cream

8.95
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Festive Tiramisu

8.95
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Warm White Chocolate & Cranberry Bread & Butter Pudding, Satsuma & Cranberry Suzette

8.95
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Chef’s Cheese Selection, Apple, Chutney and Crackers

10.95
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BOOK A TABLE

Booking availability is limited whilst we re-open our restaurant. Please book tables online where possible, and please call the restaurant with any queries on 01962 851 555 or email manager@chesilrectory.co.uk.

Please Note:

– Booking availability is released 30 days in advance to stay ahead of any changes in government guidelines.

– Please call the restaurant to make your reservation if you would like to redeem a gift voucher.

GIFT VOUCHERS

The perfect gift for the foodie in your family, Chesil Rectory vouchers are available from £10 upwards. Simply call us and pay over the phone, supply us with your name and address, we’ll happily send them out with menus and post card. Job done.

Please call one of our managers for details on 01962 851 555 or email manager@chesilrectory.co.uk.

Fresh, Delicious & Local!

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Whenever possible we use the finest local suppliers who are dedicated to creating delicious ingredients. Chef’s exquisite menus celebrate the best produce that Great Britain has to offer & many of our suppliers are based here in Hampshire.

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