celebrate the festive season at colchesters number one restaurant.

Our festive menus will be running from

3rd December 2019 to 21st December 2019

we are running 2 menus for group bookings, 3 plates or 4 plates, both follow our original small plate format

to make an enquiry about a festive booking call 01206 570005 or drop us an e mail here

 

3 Plate Menu

4 Plate Menu

 

Festive Booking T's & C's

3 plate

 

first

beetroot soup, apple, horseradish, pecan muffin (gf)(ve)

cured and smoked mackerel, celeriac, juniper, dill (gf)(df)

coronation chicken terrine, bombay caesar (df)(gf)

 

second

butternut squash, cavolo nero, gingerbread, cranberry (gf)(df)(ve)

grilled skate, chestnut, mushroom, beurre noisette (gf)

glazed duck breast, parsnip, prune, 100% cocoa (gf)(df)

 

 

sweet

grain christmas pudding, fig, brandy ice cream (gf)(df)

milk and dark chocolate, spiced pear, salted caramel (gf)

clementine leaf ice cream, puffed rice granola (gf)

 

Lunch £21

Dinner £25

 

(gf) – can be adapted for gluten free diet

(df) – can be adapted for dairy free diet

(ve) – can be adapted for a vegan diet

4 plate

 

first

beetroot soup, apple, horseradish, pecan muffin (gf)(ve)

cured and smoked mackerel, celeriac, juniper, dill (gf)(df)

coronation chicken terrine, bombay caesar (df)(gf)

 

second

poutine – chips, cheese curd, turkey gravy (gf)(v)

venison ‘pig in blanket’, spiced sauerkraut

shetland mussels, turnip, sprout tops, chives, caviar

 

third

butternut squash, cavolo nero, gingerbread, cranberry (gf)(df)(ve)

grilled skate, chestnut, mushroom, beurre noisette (gf)

glazed duck breast, parsnip, prune, 100% cocoa (gf)(df)

 

 

sweet

grain christmas pudding, fig, brandy ice cream (gf)(df)

milk and dark chocolate, spiced pear, salted caramel (gf)

clementine leaf ice cream, puffed rice granola (gf)

 

Lunch £27

Dinner £32

(gf) – can be adapted for gluten free diet

(df) – can be adapted for dairy free diet

(ve) – can be adapted for a vegan diet

 

the boring bit

  • during the festive period all bookings of 7 or more will be required to pay a £10 per person non refundable deposit or we cannot guarantee it will be secured.​

  • There will be an a la carte menu running throughout the festive period in the evening for small groups and regular bookings, groups of 8 or more will have to order from either the 3 or 4 plate menu.

  • any bookings over 8 must all order from the same menu whether that is 3 or 4 courses.

  • bookings exceeding 12 will be required to pre order from their chosen menu, we will send a form for this to make the process easier.

  • Unfortunately we don not allow children under 6 to dine in the evening, however at lunch time children of all ages are welcome and a limited number of high chairs are available (please advise on booking)

  • our building total capacity is 48 people.  Each individual area has a capacity of:   Restaurant 26 people.  Bar 10 people.  Private Dining Room 10 people. 

  • Private hire of the venue is possible, please e mail the restaurant to discuss your requirements and hire rates – info@grain-colchester.co.uk

  • during the festive period groups of 8 or more will also have a 10% service charge added to their final bill.

Grain Restaurants Ltd 

10178044