Senior residents having a pleasant conversation at the dinning table while enjoying a cup of coffee with croissant

The Dining Experience at Chartwell Hartford in Morrisburg 

At Chartwell Hartford, we believe in offering fresh food, cooked right! You choose your meals from a diverse menu that offers daily featured dishes, as well as à la carte options, so you’re sure to find something that suits your tastes and needs. What’s on the menu? Delicious mains like beef Wellington with garlic mashed potatoes and broccoli, as well as savoury made-from-scratch soups and fresh salads that highlight seasonal produce.

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 you care for dessert, you can top off your meal with dishes like fruit salad or homemade strawberry rhubarb crumble. You may also enjoy our themed meals to celebrate seasonal occasions and holidays as a community. Having a variety of dining venues to choose from is another perk of our well-appointed residence. In addition to our spacious dining room, you can meet a friend for a drink and a snack in our café or take your tea on the terrace. Want to host a catered meal for your loved ones? Just book our private dining room and you can socialize with your guests while we take care of the details.

ice cream with caramel sauce on top

Service is just as important to us as the quality of our meals at Chartwell Hartford.  

Our cooks and serving staff put thought and effort into making sure every meal at Chartwell Hartford is an enjoyable experience. We’re can often accommodate special diets, and we consult you to learn more about your dietary needs and preferences, so you always feel comfortable that your requirements are being met. 

  • Butternut Squash Soup for starters
  • dining room at chartwell hartford retirement residence
  • 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