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The Castle

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££ - £££, British,
92 Eastern Esplanade, Southend-on-Sea SS1 2YP, England
+44 1702 467152
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good27%
  • Average20%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“homemade soup” (2 reviews)
“beef” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
92 Eastern Esplanade, Southend-on-Sea SS1 2YP, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago

My friends and I often go the Castle for a meal and I recently celebrated my birthday with my friends with Afternoon Tea there, is was lovely. They are very friendly and the food and drink is very reasonable. Lovely position overlooking the sea

Thank Rosy567
Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

Good good. Great really friendly staff. Very dog and child friendly. Good midweek roast beef. Perfect

Thank Lesleyherts
Reviewed 7 March 2018

Although we only stayed here for a drink on a couple of occasions, it was during their happy hour 5 til 7 Monday to Friday, and the music they played was superb

Thank Rick B
Reviewed 27 February 2018

I cannot express my thanks to Jolene and staff for our Daughters wedding venue, Jolene was exceptional in organising the venue and food, the food was outstanding, every guest was commenting on how superb the food was, during the venue Jolene and staff went beyond...More

Thank Lindsey K
Reviewed 26 February 2018 via mobile

1st time I’ve been here, great staff & the food was amazing.... I would highly recommend this pub / carvery .. everything had an individual taste, unlike a lot of mass produced venues..... blooming marvellous... it’s now my favourite haunt

Thank shaunmaxwell1963
Reviewed 15 February 2018 via mobile

We had our wedding reception here at the beginning of the month and knew it was a lovely place but were blown away by it! Extremely cheap to book and we had free reign of the whole upstairs to decorate how we wanted (even allowed...More

1  Thank Daryl R
Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

Shame beef was so tough couldn’t Cut it or chew through it other than That lovely meals left all that meat such a waste

Thank Jackski M
Reviewed 27 October 2017

I went to the Castle for a drink, bus number 9 stops very near. The menu was extensive and prices seemed reasonable (I had already eaten). Recommended.

Thank B7152FJpeterw
Reviewed 4 October 2017

Have visited a few times for the upstairs Carvery on a Sunday. There is always a great selection of meat and vegetables and either home made soup and tasty salad bar for starters included in the price, not had room to try the dessert yet!...More

Thank pudding2016
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

Love the carvery here. Always top notch food!! I would recommend The Castle to everyone. Can't wait for the next time!

1  Thank Chris O
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chelsea w
31 January 2015|
Response from | Reviewed this property |
Hi don't think you can book by e-mail but the number is 01702 467152
chelsea w
31 January 2015|
Response from | Reviewed this property |
Hi don't think you can book by e-mail but the number is 01702 467152
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 92 Eastern Esplanade, Southend-on-Sea SS1 2YP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Southend-on-Sea
  • Phone Number: +44 1702 467152
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