Chartwell Dining experience Beef Bourguignon

The Dining Experience at Chartwell Martha’s Landing in Burlington 

What’s on the menu at Chartwell Martha’s Landing? Great food, wonderful conversation, and a very satisfying dining experience. We focus on preparing delicious, wholesome, and well-balanced meals, appealing to your palate. Our diversified menus highlight fresh ingredients and made-from-scratch dishes. For example, dinner one night could start with a choice of turkey vegetable soup or a Greek salad, followed by baked ham with maple glaze, with sides of scalloped potatoes, green cabbage and buttered carrots, topped off by pineapple upside-down cake.

3 Plates of food -one with a pie, one with fish and one with salad. 3 assiettes de nourriture - une avec une tarte, une avec du poisson et une avec de la salade.

If our daily featured menu isn’t quite what you’re looking for that day, our à la carte menu will sure to please, with a selection of crowd-pleasing entrées, soups, salads, sandwiches, and tempting desserts. Residents and staff enjoy themed nights too, celebrating holidays or other special occasions. When summer comes, we also enjoy our in-house ice cream parlour! You are also welcome to invite guests or use our private dining room to host family dinners. Freshly prepared snacks are also available throughout the day.

ice cream with caramel sauce on top

Service is just as important to us as the quality of our meals at Chartwell Martha’s Landing.  

We consider ourselves a family at Chartwell Martha’s Landing, a small, supportive community of residents, their families, and our staff. Our servers are a crucial ingredient in our residents’ dining experience, as they are upbeat and attentive. They’ll get to know how you like your coffee or tea, and whether you prefer wholewheat or rye bread. Don’t be surprised if our Food Services Manager stops by to get your feedback on your experience too.  

  • Butternut Squash Soup for starters
  • Chartwell Martha's Landing Retirement Residence dining room
  • Chartwell server serving omelette to the senior resident

Get a taste for Chartwell’s dining experience

What makes dining in a retirement residence special? It’s a combination of service from friendly staff who come to know your name, the delicious food on your plate, and the social connection that comes from gathering around a table to share stories over a good meal. Don’t forget fun themed meals, the chance to celebrate cherished traditions with family, and the opportunity to enjoy homestyle menu favourites as well as something new you mightn’t have tried if you were on your own. Watch our series of dining experience videos to understand what you can expect in a Chartwell retirement residence!

Explore our eye-catching seasonal menus

Did you know? Chartwell changes their menus to reflect all four seasons of the year! We have more than 750 tried-and-tested recipes that we reflect on our menus throughout the year, many of which incorporate seasonal ingredients that have you looking forward to your dining experience each day. Browse our sample seasonal menu to get a glimpse of what you can expect—including food photography of the meals you’ll see at our retirement residence!

Front page of Chartwell's seasonal menus document

Learn some fun facts about dining at Chartwell

There are so many assumptions out there about what retirement living food is—and most of the time, they couldn’t be more wrong! Explore our interesting infographic for true facts and figures about the dining experience at Chartwell—you may be surprised by what you learn.

Fact Image: We serve over 28, 000 cups of coffee per day - that's 10 million cups per year. We crack over 7, 500 eggs per day - that's 2.5 million eggs per year