may dinner

lunch 12.30 – 2.30        dinner 6 – 10


As we follow the seasons here at Lamberts we may have to change dishes at very short notice due to supply and weather issues. This ensures we serve the best produce in the best possible condition.

seasonal sharpener

english strawberry fizz –  hindleap english sparkling blanc de blancs, strawberry liqueur, strawberry & mint   8


If you have an allergy or intolerance please click for our may allergen data sheet.  Please note that this is only a guide and is subject to change.  Please inform us when booking and when ordering if you have any special dietary requirements.


sourdough, salted butter   £2.5

colchester rock oysters, shallot vinaigrette     2.75/each      15/half doz      28/doz



chargrilled asparagus, hollandaise, spicy crumb   £9

violet artichoke, pickled baby carrots, soft boiled egg, lemon dressing   £7

whipped golden cross, heritage beetroot, watercress   £8

gnocchi, wild garlic, walnuts   £7/£14

chargrilled asparagus, butter braised baby gem, chestnut mushrooms, puff pastry   £15

baked drunken burt, sourdough toast, walnuts, honey   £16 to share


seared diver scallops, garden peas, broad beans, black pudding   MP

potted colchester crab, toast   £8.5

soused mackerel, jersey royals, capers, dill, crème fraîche      £8

hake, cornish mussels, sea veg   £17

day boat fish of the day   MP


house terrine, pickles, toasted sourdough   £7

dorset snails, smoked pork, caramelised red onion, oakleaf   £9

slow roasted dingley dell pork belly, black pudding, lentils, spring greens. sauce vierge   £17

lamb rump, asparagus, slow roasted cherry tomatoes, anchovy   £19

hanger steak, bone marrow, slow roasted plum tomato, watercress, bearnaise   £17

35 day aged, 650g shorthorn rib on the bone for 2 to share   £70

–  roasted bone marrow, plum tomatoes, watercress, chipped potatoes, béarnaise


triple cooked chips   £3.5      jersey royals   £4.5        buttered greens   £3        green salad   £3.5


english strawberry mess   £7

elderflower & buttermilk panna cotta, shortbread   £6.5

chocolate torte, lime sherbet   £7

treacle tart, clotted cream   £6.5

ice creams & sorbets   £2 per scoop

british cheese, quince jam, oatcakes   £10


A discretionary 12.5% service will be added to your bill and then distributed to the staff. Please let us know if you have any special dietary requirements.  Due to the artisan nature of our suppliers we may have to change dishes from time to time.

Game and Fowl may contain shot.