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Bobby Jo's Diner

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Family run, Fully Licensed American Diner located on Southend Seafront- Famous for our tasty Ribs, Steaks, Burgers, Hot Dogs & Milkshakes! Fresh daily locally sourced ingredients. We cater for meat eaters, vegetarians and vegans. We can also cater for certain allergies, ask a member of staff for more information.
PRICE RANGE
US$4 - US$32
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Drinks, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
CUISINES
Steakhouse, American, Grill, Diner
FEATURES
Takeout, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Television, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
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All reviews curly fries burger fajitas chicken cupcakes ice cream beans pudding vegan cheese sealife centre american style massive portions meat eaters place to eat food was amazing great menu sea front
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Reviewed 3 days ago

21 of us booked to have our Boxing Day breakfast at Bobby Jo's. Staff were extremely friendly and attentive and our breakfasts were delicious. Will definitely book again!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank AWaumsley
Reviewed 6 days ago

Lovely staff and great hot chocolate with all the trimmings, clean restaurant with good atmosphere. Seemed very popular with quite a few diners.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Cosmopolitan749026
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I’ve been here a number of times over the years and it’s generally a reasonable place with a good selection of diner food (think burgers, hot dogs etc.). Went Saturday after Christmas Day and had a good time. Only complaint was that the menu said...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank jeffh922
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went here in a reason trip to Southend to visit my friends and they suggest this place. I was a little worried there wouldn’t be any vegan items but there was an enitre section in the menu including burgers, lasagne and milkshakes! I was stuck...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Laura S
DanniBeard, Owner at Bobby Jo's Diner, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your fantastic review Laura! We do try and cater for all, we’re launching a new menu in the new year with even more VEGAN options! Look forward to your next visit!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went back to Bobby Jo’s for breakfast with the lady wife. What a delight!!! I had the Old Americana pancakes and the good lady had the Boulevard Breakfast. Genuinely delicious. The service was excellent and the location is ideal for a wander down the promenade....More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank David W
DanniBeard, Owner at Bobby Jo's Diner, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you David for a fantastic review. We look forward to welcoming you back.

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This was the first time we have visited Bobby jo's for breakfast and I can honestly say that it wasn't a disappointment, the staff were very courteous, the place was very clean and the food was great,I even fancied a cheeseburger which being a bit...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Al666cfc
DanniBeard, Owner at Bobby Jo's Diner, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you for a lovely review. Very pleased to read you’ll be returning! Our burgers aren’t to be missed! See you next time!

Reviewed 10 December 2018 via mobile

As frequent visitors to the US, we love a decent burger and I'm happy to say we've just had some of the best in the UK. The 3 of us each had a different one with seasoned fries. All cooked to perfection and served piping...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Jo-Sfhl
DanniBeard, Owner at Bobby Jo's Diner, responded to this reviewResponded 11 December 2018

Wow what a fantastic review! Thank you so very much for all of your kind words, extremely pleased with reading this and I’m sure all of the team will be! Thank you!

Reviewed 2 December 2018 via mobile

Went for lunch with my boyfriend and everything was perfect. We had the strawberry milkshake which was clearly fresh- the best strawberry milkshake I have ever tasted. I had the breakfast which was delicious and my boyfriend had the loaded burger fries which were absolutely...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Lou R
DanniBeard, Owner at Bobby Jo's Diner, responded to this reviewResponded 3 December 2018

Thank you for your fantastic review- please do spread the word and we’ll look forward to see you on your return visit!

Reviewed 6 November 2018

Went early on a Friday evening and plenty of space. Food was excellent, service was good and the kids really enjoyed it too. I though it was very reasonable for the standard of food and would go again.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank John M
DanniBeard, Owner at Bobby Jo's Diner, responded to this reviewResponded 14 November 2018

Thank you for a great review John! Very pleased to see you’ll be returning- see you on your next visit!

Reviewed 4 November 2018

Went here for a birthday dinner on a Saturday night, a large party mix of adults and children. Bobby Jo's was very accommodating. The service was first class, attention to detail paid to all diners. The food was excellent very tasty burgers, portion size was...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank I4n78
Danni B, Owner at Bobby Jo's Diner, responded to this reviewResponded 5 November 2018

Thank you for a fantastic review and we’re very glad you all enjoyed your evening and especially the tasty food! Look forward to your next visit!

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