april 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

pink rhubarb martini –  tanqueray gin, forced rhubarb syrup, dry vermouth, orange zest   £8


If you have an allergy or intolerance please click for our april 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

pickled baby carrots, purple sprouting broccoli, soft boiled egg, aïoli   £7

whipped golden cross, smoked beets, salsify, watercress   £8

gnocchi, wild garlic, walnuts   £7/£14

chargrilled asparagus, purple sprouting broccoli, chestnut mushroom cream, puff pastry   £15

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


seared diver scallops, cauliflower, black pudding   MP

potted colchester crab, toast   £8.5

cornish rope mussels, shallots, garlic, parsley & cyder   £8

whole roast lemon sole, purple sprouting broccoli, brown shrimp & caper butter   £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

suffolk lamb shepherd’s pie, buttered greens   £17

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


triple cooked chips   £3.5      buttery mash   £3.5        buttered greens   £3        green salad   £3.5


yorkshire rhubarb mess   £6.5

rice pudding, boozy prunes   £6

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.