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British cuisine: the best places to taste it in Southend-on-Sea

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The Pipe Of Port
100/100 (1368 ratings)
Vegetarian Friendly
Vegan Options
Vegetarian Friendly
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Roast Beef
"This place is a hidden gem! Great friendly staff, amazing food and cheeky cocktails....literally the best beef wellington I’ve ever had, and..."
Linsey Drury
"Another visit to this fantastic place where the atmosphere is first class, the food is first class and the service is first class... and as always I..."
Jane Crosland
"What an amazing place, went for diner with family last night had a fantastic meal food was gorgeous, staff very friendly, great atmosphere, would..."
Gina Bates
"Visited last minute yesterday evening as a table of 2 walk in. As soon as we walked in we were greeted by an extremely happy and helpful chap with a..."
Alex Baker
"Our first time to the Pipe,of Port, and definitely not our last. We went for lunch. I had the lunchtime steak, kidney and mushroom pie, which was..."
Clare Hennessy
"An absolute gem of a place. Authentic surroundings, the food was outstanding, as was the wine. Thank you to the Pipe of Port team. And this clearly..."
Helen Lindsey
"Tried here for the first time today! What an amazing little place! The staff are really friendly and the wine and food are..."
Holly Louise Sherlock
"The food here is soo good even the mains and my vegetarian companion said options for vegetarians are exquisite especially the veg Wellington, ..."
Jay Rhodes
"First visit to Southend..........this restaurant was a wonderful find! A unique experience. Superb food and a fabulous wine / drinks list. Highly..."
Thérèse Kemp
"Been going for years,never a disappointing dining experience. Attentive,friendly staff and superior food. My only minor complaint is no coronation..."
Jamie Richards
"I have attended two wine tastings here (so far), the Bordeauxs and Sherries. Really enjoyable evenings and excellent value. Staff are so..."
Katie Pickering
"Excellent all round, food, wine, atmosphere, service, was lucky enough to get a booth as someone had just cancelled, will come again......."
Bev Shepherd
"Been going to the Pipe of Port for years. I particularly love the Chicken and Chestnut pie, unfortunately it means that I don't get to try the..."
Deborah Weston
"An atmospheric basement restaurant and wine bar with excellent food and obviously a great drinks selection. Really efficient and friendly staff - our..."
Helen Seward
"Went for Sunday lunch. Great 2 or 3 course menu. Good value and delicious food. The chicken and chestnut pie was delicious. Great wine list and lots..."
"Love Pipe of Port the food is excellent the atmosphere is great .My favourite..."
Lisa Musk
"Great food and service! Favourite restaurant in Southend by..."
Rebecca Martin
"Really nice food. Visited on a recommendation and glad I did. Colleagues have said this is the best place when on an overnight in the area and I can..."
Dan Brown
"Myself and my partner visited last week and had a wonderful meal served by a really lovely and friendly waitress called Charli. It was so nice to..."
Ondre Colkett
"Nice atmosphere, tasty food, good service and lovely..."
Kelsie Monaghan
The Sunflower Bistro
97/100 (1607 ratings)
Vegetarian Friendly
Vegan Options
Vegetarian Friendly
Vegan Options
"This was our first time here and noticed that the service we received was as excellent and equal to those returning. The food was fresh and delicious..."
Barry Marc Jacobs
"Had an amazing afternoon tea in this delightful little place yesterday. The food was plentiful and delicious and the scones were to die for!! The..."
Karen Gunn
"The best Sunday roasts in town! Very friendly and attentive staff! A massive 5 stars....."
Amy Doolan
"I had a surprise baby shower held for me here and it really was so lovely! Michelle was so friendly, the food was outstanding and we all had a..."
Kelly Marie Soar
"Always a warm friendly welcome, amazing food, have recommended to lots of people a few of which now also love it here, my favourite cafe in Southend..."
Jo Mayo
"We hired the Sunflower Eaterie in the evening for my husbands 30th birthday party. It's a great venue for a party! The buffet food was fantastic..."
Nicky Snoad
"Beautiful place and lovely food, we will definitely be back again soon!..."
Rebecca Humble
"Fantastic cream tea. Brilliant service. so..."
Kim Michelle
"Have been coming here since 2009. Always a lovely atmosphere and incredible food. Owners Michelle and Scott take the time to get to know every..."
Hannah Green
"My friend stumbled on this little gem a couple of weeks ago so took me along for coffee. Last was friendly, nice bright clean interior and would..."
Rosie Stephens
"Just had a lovely roast for lunch. Really lovely quiet little place with lovely..."
Freya-Joanne Dowling
"Popped in for a quick Cuppa and a tea cake, what absolutely lovely people and great sports. Thanks for helping us today, we'll be..."
Fanny-Ann Fanacapan
"the staff are..."
Laura Horning
"What a delicious, crunchy Panini I had. Staff is super kind and attentive. Lovely..."
Erika Avila
"Went here for my Mum's birthday lovely place serves great tea and coffee. The cakes and sandwiches were very well made and the lady who served us was..."
David Dupree
"It's a quiet and relaxing restaurant, more towards the elderly consumers but still open to everyone. The menu is simple but nice to have a bite to..."
Steven Corpuz
"Great meal never disappointed . I had the opportunity to have Sunday lunch today with four of my friends to whom I had recommended The Sunflower..."
Terry Mizen
"Really welcoming. Clean. Good service. Lovely meal. Will be..."
Pat Gibson
"Good place where take your time for be happy and enjoy a delicious English breakfast with your..."
Francesca Viggiano
"One of my dear friend's favourite: lovely atmosphere and..."
Adelino Rodrigues
"Good, fresh hot food. Service was quite slow, and had a fairly long wait for the food, despite not being very busy. Ended up with roast lamb instead..."
Matt W
The Mews
97/100 (1933 ratings)
Gluten Free Options
Vegetarian Friendly
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Gluten Free Options
Vegetarian Friendly
Vegan Options
Ice Cream
"I managed to wangle a table at 9pm on a Saturday evening after making many a phone call during the week. The restaurant is clearly in high demand and..."
"A great menu, friendly staff, a relaxing atmosphere, this place has it all, though sometimes it can get rather busy, and I feel they could perhaps..."
Scott B.
"I've visted both the bar and the restaurant and I have to say I was rather impressed. The bar is low key and grown up. Comfy chairs are littered..."
"The last time I dined in The Mews the food and ambience were superb.The Sun was setting and shining through the Church which is situated in front of..."
"I have been her on two occasions (one last Christmas!) and due to go again twice in the next month. Service is great the menu is even better. What I..."
"Sunday late afternoon - looked a bit empty downstairs, asked on the off chance of a table for 4. They checked with the kitchen and within 10 minutes..."
Dave R
"Right. If you've come from London (as I have) and you're lost in Essex for where to go; then this is the pub for you. The vibe is great. The staff..."
Ashley Felton
"We came to the news for a family party and had a thoroughly good time in nice surroundings. I'm a fan of the shabby chic style and felt instantly at..."
Sarah Knowler
"Stylish, chilled bar with unique decor. Very welcoming of us with our baby daughter for a quiet drink on a Saturday afternoon. Limited beer selection..."
"Lovely place, really liked the interior design. The service was very accommodating, allowed us to eat downstairs because we came with a dog, even..."
Agne Daunoraviciute
"Very pleasant Sunday roast with good vegetarian and vegan options. Tomato soup was absolutely exceptional and desserts very tasty. It’s a cosy..."
All Marimba
"A great way to spend a Friday night. Fantastic sounds, cosy decor, good beer and friendly staff. Well worth a..."
Matt Furber
96/100 (974 ratings)
Gluten Free Options
Vegetarian Friendly
Vegan Options
Vegetarian Friendly
Vegan Options
Gluten Free Options
"Full ATTIC breakfast will leave you feeling really full. Two Barling beauties, two bacon, two eggs, tomato, beans, mushrooms and two slices of..."
Jackie Mitchell
"Me and my hubby found the attic on trip advisor and it had very good reviews. it did not disappoint I loved it here very quirky and great value for..."
Emma Turner
"I took my daughter to ATTIC today as they were so wonderful and arranged for her to have a tea party to cheer her up after she was devastated over..."
Charlotte Lara
"Held my sisters baby shower here. It was just lovely. The staff and owner hand made all cakes, sandwiches, scones, mince pies and meringues and the..."
Kathy Lou White
"It’s a breath of fresh air. Welcoming, huge selection of teas (and coffee), and I love the ethos of the place, open to..."
Jacky Rossi
"I held my friend's babyshower at Attic. It is such a lovely place. They are really accommodating, the food is fantastic and very reasonably priced...."
Lydia Plews - Orotayo
"Fabulous place, very welcoming and friendly. Yummy breakfast and with a barling beauty sausage, tea in a china tea pot with china cup and saucer and..."
Jane Deeks
"A lovely place I didn't even realise was there ! Went yesterday with a group for afternoon tea, nothing was too much trouble for them and we had a..."
Beverley J. Warner
"I cannot thank you enough for the amazing food and wonderful venue and all the hard work you did for my staff away day today..."
Lindsey Moore
"Held my Mum's 60th birthday afternoon tea here last weekend. Lovely welcome, staff friendly and helpful with the setting up and during the afternoon..."
Natalie Straker
"I had a "big birthday" afternoon tea there. It was a lovely, friendly, caring cafe in which to celebrate. All dietary requirements were well catered..."
Nicola Pegg
"It was our first visit today and we were made to feel very welcome, great service, great breakfast (amazing sausages!) and great coffee. This will be..."
Oliver Rawlings
"Just had afternoon tea here for my sisters birthday x Very helpful & friendly staff � Food and drinks spot on x Great value for money Already..."
Becka Parsons
"Fantastic value for money, great food and friendly, helpful staff who bent over backwards to make us feel comfortable and well looked after on our..."
Debs J Tripp
"It was our first time to visit this cute cafe! Really beautiful afternoon teas with fab sandwiches, scones and cakes! Highly recommend everyone to..."
Yvonne Green
"Big thank you to Attic for my charity event today, they were so helpful and made it a lovely afternoon. Would highly recommend them. My girls are..."
Helen Wilkins
"What an amazing restaurant, Very nice location on the coast and the food was absolutely delicious. I highly recommend the Giant..."
George Perren
"I've had a really nice veggie breakfast here. The staff is super nice,..."
Mehmet Catalbas
"Love the place. Friendly staff, generous portions, food was delicious. Definitely going back..."
"Amazing service, staff was great. Food was great too. Environment was very homey. Enjoyed my time there. Definitely visit again and..."
N Adeel Naqvi
"Called in this morning to grab a bacon, sausage and egg sandwich and was surprised at how good it was! It was loaded with bacon and the sausages are..."
"Lovely place, great food. We were really looked after well. We went there for breakfast most days when we were on..."
Jan Usher
"Good value for money, interesting varieties of Bagel filling and good reviews for breakfast. Staff very pleasant and service quick - thoroughly..."
Alan Stevenson
Henry Higgins Fish Bar
94/100 (2288 ratings)
Vegetarian Friendly
Fast Food
Vegetarian Friendly
Fish & Chips
"My favourite fish and chip shop fish is always fresh and ali the owner is great..."
Keith Brooks
"love this place. greatttt food...."
Keely Brooks Hook
"The best Fish & chips Restaurant, I could say in Southend..."
Mert Amani
"Very lovely people, generous portions and delicious food. Always recognise me and friendly. Can’t fault the restaurant. Highly..."
Vanessa Aldridge
"Amazing value for money £8.95 for a medium cod and chips (which was HUGE) salad, bread and butter, mushy peas or curry sauce and a soft drink. All..."
Sam Weston
"We had the small meals, which come with a drink, plus bread and butter, side salad and either mushy peas or curry sauce. This was in the restaurant...."
Christine Barnes
"Best fish and chips in town no question . I have lived here all my life and go once or twice a week . A regular customer over the last few years..."
Mark Norton
"Great people who appreciate customer loyalty. Generous portions and fantastic quality. Can honestly say we've never been disappointed when getting..."
Stephen OShea
"Always spot on the fish and chips are always so good and such large portions as well. Lovely friendly staff too! One of the nicest f&c in..."
Louisa Wong
"Lovely fresh, crispy, tasty fish and chips 👌. Very friendly staff and very good value for money. Will definitely return. Highly recommended. Thank..."
Patricia Lowe
The Hope Hotel
92/100 (360 ratings)
"Stayed here recently and had the best time. Breakfast was beautiful and the staff were really welcoming and friendly. Slight downside was there was..."
Nathan Hughes
"We have stayed here many many times & will defo continue to stay here. Lovely people, rooms are okay with shower, tea, coffee making facilities and..."
Kerry Covill
"Quality boozer, friendly people, lovely atmosphere would definitely show my face here again.... Friendly staff nice pool �..."
Jason Saveloy Mcgivern
"We just had a lovely meal here great food, lovely staff Thank you'll well be back again..."
Leigh-Anne Buff Turpin
"a peaceful and friendly hotel , good staff always ready to help you and the best is the owner of the hotel..."
Joe Tabone
"Lovely See Veiw And Lovely Staff Exelent breakfast worth the..."
Chris Weatherbed
"The food was amazing. Customer service good, fast. The staffs were friendly, helpful. Everything was..."
Alexandra Feczkó
"Didnt stay at hope hotel or its guest house but family did when they came to my wedding We had breakfast here the morning after woth our guests it..."
Sue Fawcett
"Stay every year. Always receive a warm welcome from The lovely George and Chris. All staff really friendly. Rooms lovely and clean and a nice..."
Rebecca Hinton
"Great atmosphere great staff Best pub on the seafront my new local..."
Allan Hudson
"Great staff,great pints nice clean roomes,excellent,Greetings from the happy crowd from Alkmaar the..."
Johan Blaauw