Our restaurant offers a blend of both French and English Cuisine, set in a relaxed and intimate environment.
Enjoy a meal from our A la carte menu in the restaurant. All the menus featured on our website are sample menus and may be changed without notice.


Bookings - Walk-ins

Booking in advance is advisable, however we do accept walk-in parties of up to 6 people, excluding Saturday Evenings.

To ensure the safety & well-being of our guests & team. There will be some changes to our venue & service, following the government guidelines, including a reduced menu, a slightly different layout, contactless payments where possible, clear screen dividers & table service only throughout.


Large Party Bookings 

The largest table size we can accommodate is a party of 6, due to social distancing limitations. 

 Following government guidelines & advice from our local authority. We would like to make you aware of the current restrictions with regards to gatherings.

Indoor gatherings should only be occurring in groups of up to 2 households (including support bubbles) while outdoor gatherings should only be occurring in groups of up to 2 households (or support bubbles), or a group of at most 6 people from any number of households. When counting the number of households in a group, a support bubble is considered to be 1 household.
►We are unable to intentionally facilitate gatherings between a greater number of households than is permitt


Track & Trace

The UK Government has asked that we support a track and trace initiative by collecting contact details from any guests visiting our venue.

Information collected as part of this contact-tracing initiative will be stored securely and lawfully, and by NHS Test and Trace (if passed to them), in line with the requirements of the GDPR and Data Protection Act 2018.


Dress Code

Smart Casual
Tailored shorts only
NO sportswear
Appropriate footwear to be worn at all times.



Brasserie/Wine & Cocktail bar - 20 covers
Main restaurant - 40 covers
Orangery - 25 - 40 covers
Private dining/conference room / available for private/corporate hire - 18 covers.
14 Boutique hotel rooms

Car Park
Air-conditioned throughout
Complimentary Wifi



Children under the age of 8 years old are welcome in the restaurant provided they are seated by 6.45 p.m. Please be aware that Le Bouchon does not provide high chairs for babies or toddlers within the restaurant or bar area.

Under 25?

If you are lucky enough to look under 25 you will be asked to prove that you are aged 18 or over when you buy alcohol. If you are under 18 you are committing an offence if you attempt to buy alcohol.


For information on allergens please speak to a member of our management team. Many of our dishes can be slightly altered to suit dietary requirements, however due to ingredients used in house, we cannot guarantee that a dish is completely free from any allergens.

Reservation Terms & Conditions

- A non-refundable deposit of £10 per head will be taken at the time of booking to secure your reservation for parties of 6 or more & on Special Days such as Valentines Day, Mother's Day & Fathers Day due to high demand.

- We reserve the right to cancel or amend your reservation without prior warning, however we will contact you in the unlikely event that this occurs & we would only do so with good reason. 

- We cannot guarantee a particular table/area to a particular booking however we will always do our upmost to cater for your request.

- A 10% service charge will be added to your bill for the benefit of serving & all other staff. All of the service charge here at Le Bouchon is distributed fairly between all staff


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Get In Touch

The Square, Holloway Road
Heybridge, Maldon CM9 4LT
Tel:01621 856 511

Opening Times

Cocktail & Wine Bar
Friday - Saturday: 12:00 - 21:45
Sunday: 12:00 - 19:00

Friday - Saturday:12:00 - 20:15
Sunday:12:00 - 16:30

Afternoon Tea
Friday - Saturday: 12:00 - 15:30
Sunday: 12:00 - 15:00

Friday - Saturday

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