Chesil Rectory

1, Chesil Street, Winchester, United Kingdom, SO23 0HU
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Monday – Thursday:
Lunch 12noon – 14:30 | Dinner 18:00 – 21:30

Friday – Saturday:
Lunch 12noon – 14:30 | Dinner 18:00 – 22:00

Sunday:
Lunch 12noon – 15:00 | Dinner 18:00 – 21:00

Facilities
  • Disabled Access
  • Private Dining
  • Free WiFi
  • Outside Seating Area
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About 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.

Cuisine: British
Dress Code: Smart Casual
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Visited On Friday, 18 October 2019

Fantastic service and the food was outstanding! I will definitely be visiting again soon!

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Visited On Friday, 18 October 2019

Service a bit slow at the beginning but very pleasant and food excellent!

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Visited On Wednesday, 16 October 2019

A lovely evening had by all & a ghostly experience by some added to the evening thank you for looking after us so well

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Visited On Wednesday, 16 October 2019

A quality restaurant with excellent wine list and lunch menu offering

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Visited On Wednesday, 16 October 2019

Excellent service, interesting and varied menu that had something for each of us. We all had a great time for a special celebration thank you

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Visited On Tuesday, 15 October 2019

Superb in every respect!

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Visited On Monday, 14 October 2019

Good food but fish was a little rich and salty for my taste that’s not to say that it was cooked beautifully.thiugh. A very nice evening in wonderful surroundings.

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Visited On Monday, 14 October 2019

The service was very very slow. We were shown to the table and it was nearly 30mins before we were offered a drink. Taking our order was a further 30mins and delivery of the food was equally sluggish. Shame as the food was excellent. We suspected they were short staffed.

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Visited On Sunday, 13 October 2019

Outstanding food and service as usual. This is our favourite restaurant!

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Visited On Saturday, 12 October 2019

Loved everything about our visit, look forward to returning

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Visited On Sunday, 13 October 2019

Great food, great service, great space

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Visited On Saturday, 12 October 2019

Extremely slow service, Food was okay but far from exceptional. Surprisingly poor and unimaginative vegetarian option which further suffered from being over seasoned, inexcusable in 2019.

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Visited On Saturday, 12 October 2019

Couldnt fault it. Great lunch, friendly and efficient staff and pleasant surroundings. So nice not to be rushed as often seems to be the case in other restaurants we have been to in town recently.

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Visited On Saturday, 12 October 2019

Great service. Food a little expensive for what it is but a nice treat for lunch.

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Visited On Friday, 11 October 2019

We had a super evening. Fabulous menu to choose from and food did not disappoint

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Visited On Friday, 11 October 2019

Excellent meal.

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Visited On Friday, 11 October 2019

Thoroughly enjoyable evening. Menu choices great.

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Visited On Wednesday, 09 October 2019

Enjoyed the lunchtime set menu – absolutely beautiful food – so well presented, inventive and tasty. Nice relaxed atmosphere and the staff were very natural and friendly. Will look forward to returning to sample the evening menu…

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Visited On Tuesday, 08 October 2019

food was amazing and the guys did work really hard on the service. Unfortunately the waiter for our table did spill the water from our flowers. Quickly mopped it up but does mean I couldn't give 4 stars. Also, and I know this is picky but the table next to us were a little noisy. Not sure what you can do but there you go ... I do love this restaurant though. Always a treat to go. A real sense of occasion and romance about the place.

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Visited On Monday, 07 October 2019

Brilliant evening with good atmosphere, friendly staff and of course brilliant food!

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Visited On Tuesday, 08 October 2019

We had a fabulous lunch at the Chesil Rectory. The service was excellent and we especially appreciated the wine recommendations. The food had great attention to detail and we enjoyed all the dishes we tried. We will be back for dinner as soon as we can!

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Visited On Tuesday, 08 October 2019

Delightful lunch served immaculately. Good choice of wines

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Visited On Saturday, 05 October 2019

Wonderful food, friendly staff, drinks on the slow side but it was a busy Saturday evening.

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Visited On Sunday, 06 October 2019

Sunday lunch - some of the vegetables were not warm - bit disappointing

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Visited On Sunday, 06 October 2019

The food was amazing, friendly staff and beautiful decor

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