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Stop The World Cafe

113 Broadway | Leigh-on-Sea, Leigh-on Sea, Southend-on-Sea SS9 1PG, England
+44 1702 719969
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (71 reviews)
“cakes” (263 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (27 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
113 Broadway | Leigh-on-Sea, Leigh-on Sea, Southend-on-Sea SS9 1PG, England
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1 - 10 of 621 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

I am a regular customer at STW and yesterday one of the staff members was so rude to me that I left and will not be returning - initially his rudeness started with what was a misunderstanding but when I finally sat down he then...More

4  Thank Mslightfoot
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited here on a Thursday morning with a friend on a whim because the restaurant both looked and smelt appealing - and we didn't regret it! Staff very friendly and accommodating. Both my friend and I ordered from the brunch menu and both our dishes...More

Thank bex_311
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Always have a good experience here. Staff are always friendly and pleasant, food is always spot on. Definitely my favourite place for brunch.

Thank Imogen B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Whenever I'm in Leigh on Sea we have to go here. I've had lunch and just coffee and cake. It's a lovely place with good food and pleasant staff.

Thank brenda_r_johnson
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely venue, great food, awesome selection of cakes & nice helpful staff. Had to cue for 10minutes, which was no great shakes. Tables are very close together so privacy is limited, but it didn't bother me. Have eaten here several times and always left happy....More

Thank Adam H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Love it here... we always stop for coffee and a piece of homemade cake. Friendly staff and relaxing atmosphere and amazing coffee!

Thank Jo C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very much enjoyed beans and toast, beans in a separate bowl as requested, with soda bread. Great choice of teas, not the best jasmine tea I've had but was very drinkable.

Thank Ann-Maria B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Superb and very popular cafe in Leigh. They know what a vegan is and the food is brilliant. It does get very busy though and that's a good sign.

Thank Dr_Jon_Law
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great food, good portions and elegant tea pots all served in beautiful surroundings. Stop the World is a very popular venue and tables are a little snug but well worth a visit. Afternoon tea is perfect but does have to be pre booked. If you...More

Thank 531zenac
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice food, polite service. Would go again. Good selection of cakes and light meals. I had the eggs benedict and this was very nice.

Thank angelac1332016
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Questions & Answers
Angela S
12 August 2017|
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Response from Vicki T | Property representative |
Hello Angela I'm afraid we can't cater for you. We are a cafe which has a small kitchen without a separate area to prepare certain foods Regards stoptheworldcafe
Sue o
1 December 2016|
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Response from Jimpendrigh | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunately no you can't book it's that popular. Worth the wait though
Tony S
24 May 2016|
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Response from Mo H | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I font know.Give them a call and ask?
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$13
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
09:00 - 15:00
08:30 - 17:00
08:30 - 17:00
08:30 - 17:00
08:30 - 17:00
08:30 - 17:00
08:30 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 113 Broadway | Leigh-on-Sea, Leigh-on Sea, Southend-on-Sea SS9 1PG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Southend-on-Sea  >  Leigh-on Sea
  • Phone Number: +44 1702 719969
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