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OPEN MONDAY TO THURSDAY
FOOD:12pm - 3pm/5pm - 9pm BAR:12pm - 3pm/5pm - 11pm
FRIDAY AND SATURDAY
FOOD:12pm - 9pm BAR:12pm - 12am
TELEPHONE:
01206 562 400
EMAIL:
info@the-cells.co.uk

WELCOME TO THE CELLS

Set underneath Colchester’s former magistrates’ court, The Cells blends over a century of history with a unique take on modern dining. Nowhere else in Britain can you enjoy a meal in cells underground, while each room has been given its own theme to ensure a truly unforgettable occasion.


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Drink in the history all around you as you spend time in The Cells, it's a unique take on modern dining

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Done with conviction... We’ve put our heart and soul into creating an exciting dining experience

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With food and cocktails served with conviction, our inmates will ensure that doing bird really isn’t so bad!

WHAT LIES BENEATH...

Our mouth-watering selection of food and drink created by our talented chefs is well worth doing time for. Below you'll find a couple of our favourites. To see all our menus, click the 'Take a look at our full menus' tab above!

STARTERS

  • Homemade Gruel of the Day served with bread [Vegetarian, gluten free and vegan option available] £3.95
  • Homemade Fishcakes served with a salad garnish [Gluten free option available] £4.95
  • Sharing Platter; Half Rack of Ribs, Bbq Chicken Wings, Onion Rings, 2 pots of Pulled Pork and Two dips of your choice [Add Nachos £3 Add Garlic Bread £2.50] For two people £11.95

MAINS

  • “The Last Supper” Rump Steak: Served to your preference with fries, a flat mushroom, a grilled tomato, onion rings and peas. What more could you want!?! [Gluten free option available] Add ½ Rack of Ribs for £4.95 or Full Rack for £9.95! Add a Sauce for £1.95 Béarnaise, Mushroom, Garlic Butter or Peppercorn £12.95
  • “He Battered A Fish” and Hand Cut Chips: Fried in our house beer batter and served with our homemade tartare sauce and peas [Gluten free option available] £10.95
  • “Prosecutions” Pulled Pork Burger Our 36 hour marinated and 14 hour slow cooked pulled pork will melt in your mouth, covered in layers of our grill house bbq sauce and served with skin on fries and a pot of our homemade slaw £10.95

DESSERTS

  • Mixed Sorbet or Ice Cream - Three scoops [Gluten free option available] £3.95
  • Banana Split served with a scoop of vanilla and chocolate Ice cream, chocolate sauce and whipped cream £4.95
  • The Ultimate Chocolate Sundae; A sweet mix of brownie, smarties and oreo’s, packed in with vanilla and chocolate ice cream, coated in chocolate sauce and topped with whipped cream. [Vegetarian and Gluten free options available] £5.95

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In our experience the team is important. Their dedication and attention to detail is what makes your experience a great one.

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