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The Sand Bar & Seafood Co. Ltd.

71 Broadway, Leigh-on Sea, Southend-on-Sea SS9 1PE, England
+44 1702 480067
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Overview
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good28%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“jambalaya” (17 reviews)
“clams” (9 reviews)
“crab cakes” (8 reviews)
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CUISINES
Seafood, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
71 Broadway, Leigh-on Sea, Southend-on-Sea SS9 1PE, England
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1 - 10 of 385 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Three adults, three children, we went for an early dinner last Saturday evening and were warmly welcomed to this lovely restaurant. We were having a special weekend in Leigh, had never been there before, and this meal was one of the highlights. We all really...More

Thank F C
ourword, Owner at The Sand Bar & Seafood Co. Ltd., responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

thank you so much for your very very kind review - I am so glad you enjoy your time with us - and we really look forward to seeing you again - take care and wishing your family well - Louise

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is our second visit but first for the friends we were with, the food did not disappoint it was lovely, such a nice atmosphere the staff are also very good very polite and you never feel rushed, will definitely book again worth coming from...More

Thank tiger1948
ourword, Owner at The Sand Bar & Seafood Co. Ltd., responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

thank you so much for choosing us and appreciating everything we do here - we very much look forward to seeing you again - take care and wishing you all well - Louise

Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

This was our first time at this restaurant, first impression was how nice the surroundings were, the manager came over and told us about the menu as you could mix and match the various dishes, we had a variety of starters which were superb, main...More

Thank Paul A
ourword, Manager at The Sand Bar & Seafood Co. Ltd., responded to this reviewResponded 10 April 2018

Ohhhh thank you so much for your lovely review ,staff will really appreciate taking your time for this. We looking forward to seeing you again soon. All the best Louise

Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

A perfectly nice place for lunch but certainly not extraordinary. When we arrived it was buzzing downstairs but even though we had booked no table had been reserved. We were put upstairs and had a nice windows seat but were the only people up there...More

Thank N5Traveller
ourword, Owner at The Sand Bar & Seafood Co. Ltd., responded to this reviewResponded 10 April 2018

thank you for constructive review, all your points have been taken on board and we are grateful for your attention to detail. take care and wishing you well - Louise

Reviewed 31 March 2018

This is a favourite of mine, unlike other restaurants on the Broadway it is non-pretentious and we always receive a friendly welcome. They run set menu deals that are of amazing value, quality and flavour- absolutely adore Meatless Monday! Their homemade ice creams are 10/10!...More

Thank Maddy C
Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

I dined at the Sand Bar with friends on their recommendation. Most of the food was much enjoyed, including the salmon and the sardines. However, the seafood jambalaya was very disappointing. One would expect a seafood restaurant to be able to cook shrimp and prawns...More

Thank pchillio
ourword, Owner at The Sand Bar & Seafood Co. Ltd., responded to this reviewResponded 26 March 2018

thank you so much for your review - your comments are much appreciated - and please be aware our upstairs restaurant area is a dog free zone. once again thank you Louise

Reviewed 24 March 2018

We tried to go somewhere different and fate played its hand so we ended up back at our restaurant and Cucina lost out! Smoked sprats and seabass with a couple of glasses of champagne - marvellous!

Thank Blueskylady19
ourword, Owner at The Sand Bar & Seafood Co. Ltd., responded to this reviewResponded 26 March 2018

thank you so much for your very generous review - it means the world to us. take care and wishing you all the best - Louise

Reviewed 18 March 2018

Went for lunch today at the Sand bar welcoming staff, good food, good portions and tasty value for money........came out well stuffed. Will return...ii Highly recommended Thanks for a good lunch Steve

Thank justeve2018
ourword, Owner at The Sand Bar & Seafood Co. Ltd., responded to this reviewResponded 26 March 2018

thank you so so so much - love a happy and full customer, makes me happy - and for you to take the time to write such a kind review - is all the better. take care and wishing you all the best - Louise

Reviewed 13 March 2018

went to the Sand Bar for mothers day. friendly, welcoming staff, delicious food, good value for money. we all had a lovely afternoon.

Thank christinegriffit2018
ourword, Owner at The Sand Bar & Seafood Co. Ltd., responded to this reviewResponded 16 March 2018

thank you so much for taking the time out to write a very kind review - we really appreciate that - wishing you well and take care Louise

Reviewed 10 March 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed a good evening,had the taster menu with wine .Very busy all tables full but service was still good.

Thank s d
ourword, Owner at The Sand Bar & Seafood Co. Ltd., responded to this reviewResponded 11 March 2018

thank you very much for your kind review - take care Louise

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Response from ourword | Property representative |
Good Morning, thank you for your request to see our Menu - we change our menu sometimes three times a week - the best thing to do is to email us direct and we will send you a copy of that day's menu... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Monday
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Tuesday
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Wednesday
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Thursday
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Friday
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 71 Broadway, Leigh-on Sea, Southend-on-Sea SS9 1PE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Southend-on-Sea  >  Leigh-on Sea
  • Phone Number: +44 1702 480067
Description
The Sand Bar & Seafood Co. has been apart of the Leigh Community for 15 years. We're a family run Restaurant with a love of Seafood. Everyday we learn some new, even after all these years, but we always have the ultimate aim of improving ourselves. We are Doggy friendly, and your pooch is welcome in our Downstairs Bar & Restaurant Area.We have a Wedding Licence and have held many weddings here. We have an upstairs Restaurant, which is used for many kinds of special occasions, Birthdays, Funerals, Business dinners, Company Events, Charities evenings, Film nights, Fashion Shows, Plays, Cooking Classes,Dance Classes & many other events. We haven't had a Doggy Fashion Show yet, but give us time!
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