Chelmer Cruises - Food & Drink

When you book your celebration or a group outing on board our larger boat, Victoria, we can provide food and drinks on board as well as a licensed bar. All menu prices are per person.  Platters are served as a buffet.

CREAM TEAS

Hand-baked scone with butter, jam and clotted cream  with your choice of tea or coffee - £6.75                                    

AFTERNOON TEA

Assorted freshly made  sandwiches, and a  selection of home made cake, served with your choice of tea or coffee - £9.95

PLOUGHMAN’S

Ham or cheese, with salad, pickles and coleslaw served with crusty French bread - £8.95

OUR BUFFETS

Buffet option 1

  • A delicious selection of freshly made sandwiches (ham and mustard, roast beef and horseradish, turkey and cranberry, tuna mayonnaise and cucumber, cheese and pickle, egg cress and salad)
  • cocktail sausage rolls
  • chicken assortment (e.g. breaded goujons, skewers, barbecue wings)
  • cocktail sausages
  • cheese and pineapple
  • cheese and cherry tomato sticks
  • selection of mini quiches, (e.g. cheddar and roasted onion, cheese and tomato)
  • eastern selection (onion rings, spicy vegetable samosas, vegetable spring rolls with mango dip)
  • crisps and nuts

£12.95

Buffet option 2

  • A delicious selection of freshly made sandwiches (ham and mustard, roast beef and horseradish, turkey and cranberry, tuna mayonnaise and cucumber, cocktail sausage rolls,
  • open bridge rolls (smoked salmon, cream cheese, egg and cress, tuna mayo & cucumber), 
  • king size tiger prawns with seafood sauce dip,
  • assorted quiche,
  • goujons of haddock with tartare sauce,
  • vegetable crudités,
  • chicken assortment (e.g. breaded goujons, skewers, barbecue wings),
  • cocktail sausage rolls,
  • eastern selection ( onion rings, spicy vegetable samosas, vegetable spring rolls with mango dip),
  • fresh fruit platter,
  • bite size fresh cream pastries,
  • crisps, nuts and cheesy biscuits 

£14.95

DESSERTS

Choose from our delicious selection of cheesecakes, tarts, served with cream from £5.50

Spooky Boat Trips

Trick or Treat yourself this Halloween and step aboard for a spooktacular boat trip departing from Paper Mill Lock or Heybridge Basin on the boo-tiful Chelmer & Blackwater Navigation.

Group Bookings

Charter one of our boats for your group outing or celebration or book now: Download the booking form

One Hour Boat Trips

Regular boat trips depart from Paper Mill Lock in Chelmsford and Heybridge Basin in Maldon. Find out more about our one hour boat trips.

Locations

See location map for Chelmer Cruises.

Contact Us

To find out more about booking any of the vessels, call Sarah Phillips on 01245 226 245 during office hours or email victoria@waterways.org.uk.