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So quaint

Traditional pubs by the sea and restaurants/seafood cafes too. A great way to spend a sunny... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
susanabrahams
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Leigh-on Sea, United Kingdom
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Pub crawl

So many great pubs in one stretch of road but best real ale is in the Mayflower.....local brewed... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
486capts
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Southend-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Traditional pubs by the sea and restaurants/seafood cafes too. A great way to spend a sunny afternoon.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank susanabrahams
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

So many great pubs in one stretch of road but best real ale is in the Mayflower.....local brewed ales a special mention for George's cockleboats..... Bill is a First Class cellerman.....

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank 486capts
Reviewed 5 days ago

Walking by the side of the creek amongst some quaint old buildings is a joy. The pubs are good and welcoming. A visit to the seafood stalls are still a must

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank SteveandAlis0n
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went down for sunset. When it's not cloudy and the tide is out, you can see the sunset reflecting on the sand. The usual smells of an active fishing village and chips. It was cold that evening which meant not too many people. Only...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank janeychick
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This area has a unique feel to it and it takes far longer to explore all the shops, cafes, restaurants, pubs, beaches, wharfs than you realise. The cobbled pavements add to the atmosphere but are bumpy for pushchairs and wheelchairs etc. Parking is very, very...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Stella-Dot
Reviewed 12 February 2019 via mobile

Attractive, unspoilt fishing village retaining its original character. Great views of Leigh Creek and choice of 4 pubs and several restaurants. Very popular on a sunny day.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank shsand2001
Reviewed 12 February 2019 via mobile

really great food friendly staff nice pub garden nice place to vist cost good value for money lot to pick from good menu

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank katiekaye1
Reviewed 12 February 2019 via mobile

Always worth a visit as there’s always something to do... A pub n some seafood or the boot sale on a Sunday morning...

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank wayneywills_1
Reviewed 6 February 2019 via mobile

Used to visit in my 20s. Was quaint then with a casual atmosphere, full of locals. Now there seems to be a lot more fancy bars and still full of 'locals' but these locals have moved in from London to try and get some sea-air....More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank M790WKsp
Reviewed 16 January 2019 via mobile

Went to old Leigh despite it being a dull and overcast it was lovely eating drinking and chilling out roll on summer

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Kevin D
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jyotsnansharma
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Response from cuddslfc | Reviewed this property |
November in the UK is cold and typical winter , i would google the weather a week before you travel to the UK
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Tony042
5 August 2018|
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Response from Muriel P | Reviewed this property |
Parking is a nightmare, you may be Lucy and find a place, or park just up the hill, it's a pay and display every were
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stuartc287
12 December 2017|
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Response from Ian B | Reviewed this property |
I suggest you read my comments properly i never moaned about anything i praised the place you idiot
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