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Charnallies Restaurant

1-5 Pier Avenue | Clacton on Sea, Clacton-on-Sea CO15 1QB, England
+44 1255 688655
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Overview
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good25%
  • Average12%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“burger” (30 reviews)
“rack of ribs” (4 reviews)
“pasta” (12 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 - 23:00All hours
CUISINES
American, British, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
1-5 Pier Avenue | Clacton on Sea, Clacton-on-Sea CO15 1QB, England
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1 - 10 of 331 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Had lunch on Tuesday, although they had a privet function on one side the service and food quality did not lack, I had the fresh beer battered cod with salad and my friend had the BBQ pizza (I think it's called the pollo) we did...More

Thank Jack A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have made quite a few reviews on different restaurants in this area, however my experience today was the very worse experience. I went there for lunch with my daughter. She ordered her meal with no coleslaw. I ordered jacket potato with beans. We both...More

2  Thank Nicola999
CharnalliesR, Lisa Brumpton - Owner at Charnallies Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hi Nicola, I am very concerned to read your review, but had anticipated it following your visit to Charnallies on Friday lunchtime. I was aware that you believed your drinks to be incorrect, though I am confident that both drinks served were Diet as I...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Loved the look and feel of this restaurant, went as a couple for my birthday, our server was a lovely guy with a topknot/bun unfortunately we didn't get his name. I had a lovely T-bone and my partner had New York Deli pizza. We were...More

Thank Charred-Lariat
CharnalliesR, Lisa Brumpton - Owner at Charnallies Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Many thanks for choosing Charnallies for your recent birthday celebration. We really appreciate your feedback, and your kind comments have given us a lovely warm glow :) I have shared your review with the guys, and more notably Jack your server on this occasion, he...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good value breakfast buffet family of 15 visited on a Sunday morning for £5 each although the drinks seemed expensive at £4.40 for a large cola. Very busy and very cleanMore

Thank Essexnat
CharnalliesR, Lisa Brumpton - Owner at Charnallies Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your custom yesterday for our Brunch Buffet, glad to hear your party enjoyed our All You Can Eat experience! Sorry you felt our drinks are expensive, though may I correct you that a large Coca Cola is actually £3.40 rather than £4.40....More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our first visit to Charnallies, we visited with family on a Saturday lunchtime. The restaurant was busy and very noisy, it was impossible to have a relaxing meal with enjoyable conversation. Our drinks order was taken and received promptly. The food was cooked...More

Thank nanni22
CharnalliesR, Lisa Brumpton - Owner at Charnallies Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi, thank you for taking the time to share your feedback of your recent visit to Charnallies. I'm sorry that you felt disappointed by the level of custom in the restaurant at the time of your visit, though I am obviously pleased that my restaurant...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Spent the evening at Clacton doing all the regular 2p machines, walk along the beach etc and ended up at Charnallies as we thought the Witherspoons would be just too noisy to talk. We were pleasantly surprised, there was 7 of us which they easily...More

Thank Andie C
CharnalliesR, Lisa Brumpton - Owner at Charnallies Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Andie. I would like to thank you sincerely for your feedback following your recent visit to Charnallies Restaurant. Your comments on our restaurant; our food and service is very much appreciated, my team work hard to deliver a fantastic experience to our guests and...More

Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

Good location, lovely food And service. If you fancy burger this stop is definatelly worth it. We will be back;)

Thank williamsemma
CharnalliesR, Lisa Brumpton at Charnallies Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Many thanks guys! Love to hear that you enjoyed our homemade burgers, as one of our menu favourites its great to know our recipe is being received well by our diners. We look forward to giving you some more Chanallies hospitality in the near future.

Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

Looks nice from outside. The food is awful and so bland. Need to either change the menu or change the chef. Waste of money you better of getting fish and chips from the local kiosk or failing that go McDonaldsMore

Thank Susan R
CharnalliesR, Lisa Brumpton at Charnallies Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Sorry to hear your negative comments Susan, we endeavour to offer every guest the very best home cooked food and welcoming service, though unfortunately not every business can be to everyone's taste. We regularly review our food and service and make changes where valid concerns...More

Reviewed 30 May 2017

Went here with a group of friends for dinner and drinks, overall a nice evening food was tasty but a little over priced and waited a little while to get our meals but as there was 6 of us having drinks we didn't mind so...More

Thank 27debbie44
CharnalliesR, Lisa Brumpton - Owner at Charnallies Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Many thanks for your feedback from your visit to Charnallies over the Whitsun holiday break. We really appreciate your custom and that you took the time to share your opinions of our business. We look forward to welcoming you back in the near future.

Reviewed 28 May 2017

I wanted to say that even though you were very busy tonight my table of 5 had a great meal and service. I commend your staff for rallying together on a bank holiday weekend to provide my table with a great meal. The Italian burger...More

Thank Elaine B
CharnalliesR, Lisa Brumpton - Owner at Charnallies Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Elaine for your feedback following your visit to Charnallies on the bank holiday weekend. I am so happy that you and your family enjoyed your meals with us, and though we were extremely busy, my team were on point. We always endeavour to...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 23:00
Monday
10:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 23:00
Thursday
10:00 - 23:00
Friday
10:00 - 23:00
Saturday
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1-5 Pier Avenue | Clacton on Sea, Clacton-on-Sea CO15 1QB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Clacton-on-Sea
  • Phone Number: +44 1255 688655
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Description
American-themed restaurant and bar.
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