brasserie bar and restaurant

brasserie bar and restaurant

The brasserie is now open for outside dining only!

Opening times:

Friday to Sunday from 12pm to 8.30pm

(Please note last food orders 7pm, last drink orders 8pm)

Afternoon tea will be available Thursday to Sunday from 2pm until 5pm

Our new breakfast menu will be available Saturday & Sunday, from 10am-12pm.


COVID-19 government restrictions apply to all bookings, please read our full COVID statement here.

One of the ways we are remaining COVID secure is by using paperless menus!


View our menus below;


Breakfast menu – al fresco – Available Saturday & Sunday

Set menu – al fresco

Sunday menu – al fresco

Pizza menu – al fresco

Little ones – al fresco

Room service

Bar menu – Available from May 17th

Breakfast menu – Available from May 18th 

Sample lunch menu – Available from May 17th

Sample dinner menu – Available from May 17th 



Soft drinks, Mocktails & Cocktails

Wine list 

Beers & Ciders



How to book

Call us on 01206 863666


Reserve table online


find us, however you travel
By car:

When using a SATNAV please enter the location WIVENHOE, Colchester (do not use a postcode as this will direct you to the wrong side of Wivenhoe Park).

Take the exit marked Colchester (A133)
Follow the A133 towards Clacton
Please follow signs for WIVENHOE
You will see a black sign on your right which says, ‘Wivenhoe House & The Brasserie’, turn right here into PARK ROAD
The entrance for Wivenhoe House is shared with the University of Essex, but PARK ROAD leads you through Wivenhoe Park and you will be able to see our beautiful house from the road on your right
CONTINUE to follow the signs for WIVENHOE HOUSE and it will lead you to us.

If you would like any help with directions, please do call us on 01206 863666 and a member of our will be able to assist you.

By train:

Colchester station, Colchester Town station, Wivenhoe station and Hythe stations are all between 10-15 minutes from Wivenhoe House by car. Trains run between London (Liverpool Street) and Colchester station every 10-20 minutes. The journey takes around an hour. Also connect with Colchester from Norwich, Ipswich, Felixstowe & Harwich. Some trains from London (Liverpool Street) also stop at Wivenhoe Station. When travelling from the Clacton/Walton direction, alight at Wivenhoe or Hythe Stations.

By plane:

Stansted airport is approximately 45 minutes from Wivenhoe House by car. Helicopter pad coordinates are 603200/223900.