Channels Bar & Brasserie

Channels Bar & Brasserie, Essex, offers an unrivalled dining experience.

Set on the east of the Channels Estate in the beautiful 14th century farmhouse surrounded by stunning views of the Essex countryside. Channels Bar & Brasserie is the ideal setting for both indoor and outdoor dining.

The Restaurant

Our menus offer a selection of seasonal dishes, traditional favourites and British, European & Asian fusion. Both bars & restaurants have ample free parking, free wifi and are situated just 10 minutes from Chelmsford City Centre in the beautiful countryside.

Channels Bar & Brasserie Brasserie has recently been fully refurbed, to create a new destination bar & restaurant for Chelmsford. The new menus focus on British fusion, quality sourced ingredients, with plenty of gluten free and healthy options. Seasonal special boards in the Brasserie are regularly updated, so there is always something new to try. New in the Brasserie for Spring 2017 is the bottomless Brunch menu.


Private Dining

The Clifford’s, Henrietta Suite or Brenda-Rose private dining suites can cater for up to 18 guests.

Make someone feel special by hosting a private dinner whether it is for families or friends or to celebrate an important occasion we can hold Birthday Parties, Anniversaries, Hen Party, Lunches & Dinners, Baby Showers, Engagements, Celebrations and Retirement Party.


Henrietta Suite up to 12 guests

Clifford’s Suite up to 16 guests

Brenda-Rose Suite up to 22 guests

Alfresco Dining

This expansive courtyard has ample seating, a buzzing atmosphere and gorgeous views looking over the Channels grounds.

With exquisite food available, this is an alfresco dining experience you can’t miss out on.

“What an absolutely fabulous find. The perfect setting for a catch up with friends; we sat outside with a bottle of prosecco in the sun and had what I can only describe as the best fish I had ever eaten.”

Channels Bar

The bar has been carefully hand crafted and painted to create something unique to Channels. To reflect this drinks menu offers a selection of craft beers, real ales, fine wines and even Tiptree Gins.

Our carefully chosen interior design creates a statement, while at the same time keeping in with the tradition of our beautiful beamed 14th century farmhouse with an open log fire.

“Great bar area and cosy lounge with an open log fire. Great staff - so very helpful.”

Channels Brasserie Events

2FOR1 Tuesdays order two items from our 2FOR1 Tuesday Menu, get the cheapest free! Every Tuesday. 11am - 9.30pm.

Reservations 01245 440003

Channels Sunday Lunch

Looking for a Sunday lunch in Chelmsford, you can enjoy a traditional 3 course Sunday roast dinner. With a stunning patio area to enjoy pre-lunch drinks or afternoon coffees, it’s the perfect Sunday setting.

Ideal for any occasion big or small, Channels is the perfect venue to eat and drink with family and friends. You do not have to be a member to enjoy the facilities at Channels.

Reservations can be made for between 12.30pm-2pm and 3.30pm-5pm for one to sixty guests.

Reservations 01245 440003