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Rio Bar and Restaurant - CLOSED

109-111 Broadway, Leigh-on Sea, Southend-on-Sea SS9 1PG, England
+44 1702 715533
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good20%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“burger” (6 reviews)
“calamari” (2 reviews)
“cakes” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
Bar, British, Mediterranean, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
109-111 Broadway, Leigh-on Sea, Southend-on-Sea SS9 1PG, England
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Reviewed 5 October 2016

went for afternoon tea using a groupon voucher which was brought as a present for us we didnt get any tea and half the items shown on the picture on their advert on the voucher you didnt get called to speak to the manager he...More

1  Thank juliearnull186338
Reviewed 22 September 2016

Had a group on afternoon tea last week very disappointing, The food was ok .The sandwiches should have been half the size.the staff never asked if we enjoyed the cream tea. The presentation wasn't up to standard .Think the Restaurant should remove the afternoon Cream...More

Thank Ron H
Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

I rate this bar massively because.... I love the vibe & environment ... It's a very relaxed bistro bar. Which caters for everyone (younger to older). They have a huge variety of food options & choices. Always flexible & happy to make changes with any...More

1  Thank CoopR26
Reviewed 18 September 2016

A pleasant place, food was tasty and service good. But it was trying to do too much, is it a local? Is it specialising in afternoon tea? Or bar scene? So although visit was pleasant I'm not sure I'd return as leigh has a lot...More

Thank tracy W
Reviewed 18 September 2016

Cakes and sandwiches were lovely, but we didn't actually get any tea with it. Thought that comes as standard. Wasn't able to swap sandwiches which was disappointing as a third of them were wasted. Only time a member of staff came over was when she...More

Thank Rebecca H
Reviewed 11 September 2016

Stopped here late sunday afternoon. Came previous week on way to an Indian for dinner and discussed coming back here to eat. Absolutely no chance of ever trying their food after this visit. Someone else at bar had their dog with them-said dog was allowed...More

1  Thank Karen M
Reviewed 2 September 2016

Visited for breakfast and was very impressed. Food was a good quality and a decent size for the cost, hadn't looked at Rio Bar for food before but would go back for breakfast for sure!

Thank Hartlane5
Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

I booked an afternoon tea deal for two people via groupon. We arrived early and the staff were great at getting everything set up for us which was really nice. The afternoon tea was really good value- we couldn't eat it all as there was...More

Thank Gracie_baby24
Reviewed 29 August 2016

I travelled from London to enjoy a night out at Rio and frankly, I was extremely dissapointed. The place is newly refurbished and looks outstanding, but the drunk crowd made me wonder if the only way to have fun is the large amount of alcohol...More

2  Thank Lavinia0612
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

Some friends invited us to join them the other evening as they had a Groupon deal for Rio, gourmet burger and a beer for £5 each. When we arrived our friends were already seated and a waitress came straight over and asked us what beer...More

Thank MartinLoS
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Restaurant Details

Good for
Bar Scene, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 109-111 Broadway, 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 715533
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