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The Ocean

5 Marine Parade East, Clacton-on-Sea CO15 1PS, England
+44 1255 474693
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good33%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
6 Nov 2017
“fantastic food”
2 Oct 2017
“Great Food”
Restaurant Hours
British, Seafood
$$ - $$$
5 Marine Parade East, Clacton-on-Sea CO15 1PS, England
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Reviewed 7 November 2017

Steak night on a thursday fantastic, cooked just as you like it if you want chips they are big fat chips cooked to perfection, lovely dinning areas well kept yery clean and the waiting staff fantastic,

Thank barry w
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Called in for lunch, great food, and served by friendly staff, looked clean, but in need of an update

Thank Charles G
Reviewed 18 August 2017

We were up the road at the Princes Theatre, and decided to come to the front for a drink and lunch, this place had a good menu and the wine suited us all, the staff were very attentive and looked after "my dad" very well,...More

Thank Geoff B
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Very nice time with Friday life band rock music event. Excellent security, very friendly and polite.

Thank Gregorsky
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

Ok it's cheap and you get what you pay for! The room was rather basic and in need of an update. The duvet was appalling and when I checked it in the morning it was literally disintegrating it was sooo old. I would not have...More

Reviewed 25 October 2016

Good qty food and drinks in fun atmosphere. They have good family rooms double and 2 single beds in seperate area.

Thank Coxy0310
Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

Third visit to this hotel and the standards never drop. Staff are friendly, helpful and obliging even when busy. Rooms are clean and bright and best of all there is always fantastic live bands in the bar on Friday night, (DJ sat night for those...More

Thank CloieLondon
Reviewed 22 May 2016

walked in one room and it was empty,I asked the barman why and he said theres a quiz in the next room,so I walked in the next room it was packed, I made my way to the bar, nobody there waited a while nobody came...More

1  Thank bean1957
Reviewed 15 December 2015

had our granddaughters christening here excellent buffet brilliant staff we often pop in for adrink great to sit outside as it is on the seafront

Thank martin d
Reviewed 17 August 2015

We went to a private party at the Ocean and the service was very good, and the staff were very friendly and efficient. The drinks were good value for money and the place had a very pleasant atmosphere. There is seating available both indoors and...More

Thank Jon S
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$17
Breakfast, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Seating, Highchairs Available
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Marine Parade East, Clacton-on-Sea CO15 1PS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Clacton-on-Sea
  • Phone Number: +44 1255 474693
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Diners at The Ocean Restaurant can enjoy an exciting menu of high quality, homemade food that specialises in grilled dishes and fish. Or why not try your hand at cooking your own food at the table on hot stones? Whether you are partial to prawns, have a weakness for steak, or find ribs irresistible, there is sure to be a choice for you. Top and tail your meal from our selection of homemade starters and desserts.
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