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Russells Restaurant
Bell Street | Great Baddow | Chelmsford | Essex CM2 7JS


This menu will run till Saturday 1st December 2018

After this time our Christmas menus will be available please see above for full details
A La Carte will resume on Saturday 12th January 2019

New Menu Starts Tuesday 23rd January 2018 

A La Carte 

At Russells our aim is simple, take the freshest
local and international ingredients, then design dishes
that are cooked to order by our professional team.



At Russell's our aim is simple; We take the freshest local 

and international ingredients and then design dishes that are cooked

 to order by our professional team. Sometimes this takes time; 

please bare with us as everything is cooked to order.


Grilled Large Fresh Water Black Tiger Prawns

Garlic and Chili Butter, Sautéed Samphire & Pea,

  Cream Velouté Reduction

Starter £11.95        Main £23.95


Beetroot House Salad

 Baby Poached Beetroot, Land Cress, Goats Cheese, Dehydrated Black Olive,

Honey Balsamic Dressing & Oat Biscuits



Peppered Beef Pastrami

Homemade Piccalilli, Caper Berries, Fresh Rocket Leaves, Smoked Garlic Dressing



36 Hour Smoked Salmon

Smoked Salmon with a Crayfish Tail, Grapefruit, Pomegranate Cocktail,

Pea Shoots, Light Grain Mustard Dressing



Seared Roeless King Scallops

Sweetcorn Puree, Summer Greens, Salmon Roe,

Shaved Radish & Lime Dressing



Smooth Chicken Liver Parfait

Sat on a Toasted Slice of Brioche, Red Onion Jam



 Hot Smoked Pigeon Breast

Roasted Cauliflower Puree, Pickled Red Cabbage, Chantenay Carrot, Honey Jus



Chefs Soup Creation of the Day

[Please ask your server for today's choice]




Refreshing Intermediate Sorbet Course



We Serve Complementary Homemade Bread with your meal, if you would

like Extra Bread, please ask. We will just make a small charge of 50p per roll.

 All Our Bread is served with Plain Butter.


Some of our dishes may contain nuts / nut traces,

there may also be fish bones present in the fish dishes.



Main Courses

Tournedos Rossini

Prime Fillet of Hereford Beef, Crisp Potato Rosti, Seared Foie Gras,

 Baby Spinach, Truffle Oil & Wild Mushroom Jus

£28.95 or £26.95 [without the Foie Gras]


Saddle of Colne Valley Lamb

Smoked Aubergine Yogurt Puree, Garlic Fondant Potato, Roasted Shallots, Rosemary Infused Liquor



Seared Gressingham Duck Breast

Honey Blossom Marinated Duck Breast, Sautéed Asparagus,

 Pommes Dauphinoise, Creamy Peppercorn Sauce



Blythburgh Free Range Pork Belly

Creamy Mash, Sautéed Spinach, Compressed Apple Compote, Crisp Crackling, Cider Jus



Loin of Wild Boar

Heritage Beetroot, Sautéed New Potatoes, Steamed Pak Choi, Blueberry Jam Sauce



Sea Bass Fillets

Textures of Cauliflower, Butter Spinach, Mersea Mussels & Horseradish Cream Reduction



Pan Roasted Cod Loin

Pancetta, Baby Onion, Pearl Barley Fricassee, Caper Berries, Butter Broad Beans



Mushroom Pithivier

Portobello Mushroom, kale, Sweet Peppers, Creamy Brie & Toasted Pine Nuts

Served with Garlic French Beans & Roasted Tomato Sauce



Extra Side Orders of Vegetables are Available


Buttered New Potatoes, Skinny Fries, Creamy Mash, Carrots Vichy,

Sauté French Beans in Garlic Butter £3.50 per dish

Broccoli Gratinated with a Cheese Sauce at £3.75 per dish

Sweet Potato Fries at £4.50 per dish

Rocket and Parmesan Drizzled with Truffle Oil at £3.95 per dish


Russell's Finest Grills

All grills are using the finest quality meats, locally sourced and are served

with Slow Roasted Tomato, Flat Mushroom, Maitre d'hôtel Butter

 and your Choice of Potato dish [meat is pre-cooked weight]


Rump Steak     10oz £16.95

   Rib Eye Steak   8oz   £17.50  or  10oz £22.95 

  Fillet Steak       7oz   £25.95   or  10oz £34.95

Chateaubriand, Approx weight 1lb 4oz      £59.95 [for two to Share]            

[Chato Char Grilled then Pan Baked in the Oven in a Red Wine and Thyme Jus, served with your choice of potato, Recommended to be served Med Rare


Potato Choice; Creamy Mash, French Fries, Dauphinoise, Triple Fat Cooked Chips, New Potatoes,

Mixed Salad or Sweet Potato Fries [£1 Supp]

Your Choice of Sauces: Red Wine, Diane, Peppercorn or Cider Cream Sauce £2.00 each






Caramelised Bread and Butter Pudding,

 Agave Nectar Anglaise, Vanilla Ice Cream

Gluten - Dairy




Lemon Curd Biscuit Torte, Blackberry Compote

 Pistachio and Raspberry Meringue with Sesame Seeds

 Dairy – Nuts – Gluten




Frozen Banana Parfait, Butterscotch Sauce, Fresh Strawberries

Home-made Honey Comb

Gluten - Dairy




Vanilla Pannacotta with Sous vide Pineapple, Berry Coulis

Hazelnut Sable Biscuit

Dairy -Gluten




Russell's Chocolate Trio

[Triple Chocolate Brownie, White Truffle Ice Cream, Milk Chocolate shell,

Chocolate Oat Biscuit Crumb & Served With Hot Chocolate Sauce]

Dairy - Gluten




Traditional Crème Brulee with Fresh Raspberries & Homemade Biscuits

Dairy - Gluten - Nuts




Assiette of Desserts for Two to Share

Mini Chocolate Trio, Vanilla Pannacotta with Sous-vide Pineapple,

 Lemon Curd Biscuit Torte & Frozen Banana Parfait   

[15 minute wait]

Dairy - Gluten - Nuts




Russell's Cheese Board

Fine English & Continental Cheeses with Grapes, House Chutney, Biscuits & Toasted Bread

Dairy – Gluten


4 Cheese £8.95, 5 Cheese £10.95 or 6 Cheese £12.95







Cafetiere Coffee, Cappuccino, Double Espresso, Mocha Choc,

Latte or Decaffeinated & Handmade Chocolates £3.50

English Breakfast, Earl Grey, Darjeeling,

Fruit or Herbal Teas & Handmade Chocolates £2.95

Liqueur Coffees & Handmade Chocolates £6.50

[35ml] Irish, French, Calypso, Russian etc.



 Groups of 9 or more will need to pre-order 5 days before their booking

Groups over 12 will need to pay a £5 per head Deposit at confirmation of booking

Some of our dishes may contain nuts or nut traces, Dishes can be adapted to cater

 for Dietary Requirements eg lactose free etc

EU Food Information Regulations 2014



Bell Street
Great Baddow
Essex CM2 7JS
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