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The Corner House

39 Southchurch Road, Southend-on-Sea SS1 2NG, England
+44 1702 602302
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Overview
  • Excellent82%
  • Very good13%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“burger” (17 reviews)
“pie” (7 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cafe, British
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LOCATION
39 Southchurch Road, Southend-on-Sea SS1 2NG, England
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61 - 70 of 121 reviews

Reviewed 6 July 2014

Excellent restaurant when ever in Southend on sea staff very friendly I would recommend it to all m y friends

Thank johnW9698UC
cliff61248, Owner at The Corner House, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2014

Thanks for your kind words and its always nice to hear positive comments regarding staff. We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 6 July 2014

I have been going to the corner house for many years. My late sister and I used to eat there many times a month. I visited last week food and drink were very good as usual. Staff polite and welcoming. The corner house is always...More

Thank linmum
cliff61248, Owner at The Corner House, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2014

Thank you for your review of our café. We do have many regular customers and do get to know most of them, sometimes by name but if not enough to have a chat with which is nice. In fact I'd say most of our customers...More

Reviewed 28 June 2014

Ditto the previous reviewer saying there should be more of these cafes. The high street is over-run with big coffee shops and the private ones have been relegated to side streets what a shame.But if you search around a bit you will find fab cafes...More

1  Thank mark d
Reviewed 25 June 2014 via mobile

Went at 12 on a wed packed 1 table left we had 2 of the specials liver bacon onions and mash 4.95£ and ham off the bone 2 eggs and chips 5.45£ and tea and a coke place was very clean and tidy table are...More

Thank trotterbird
cliff61248, Owner at The Corner House, responded to this reviewResponded 2 July 2014

Thanks for your review. I take the point regarding the tables, when we're busy it does sometimes get a bit tight if several customers have push chairs, walking aids etc. With this in mind and taking on board your comments we have removed one table...More

Reviewed 23 June 2014

This is one of the better cafes in southend, extensive menu including great meals, reasonable prices and good service. These types of cafes are far better than the big brands that are taking over our high streets!More

Thank barthur80
cliff61248, Owner at The Corner House, responded to this reviewResponded 2 July 2014

This is one of the better cafes in southend, extensive menu including great meals, reasonable prices and good service. These types of cafes are far better than the big brands that are taking over our high streets! Thanks for your comments. I'd be surprised if...More

Reviewed 20 June 2014

I had to come back and try this place again this time with my pals down for a weekender. Well happy to say it did not disappoint. Three of us had pies, pulled pork and a burger, all agreed it was excellent and I'm sure...More

Thank michael w
cliff61248, Owner at The Corner House, responded to this reviewResponded 2 July 2014

I had to come back and try this place again this time with my pals down for a weekender. Well happy to say it did not disappoint. Three of us had pies, pulled pork and a burger, all agreed it was excellent and I'm sure...More

Reviewed 5 June 2014

this write up is on behalf of my Mum & Dad who were at the Corner House Cafe on Thursday 5th June. Mum says it was the best lunch they have had for a long time and told a member of staff how impressed they...More

Thank gale w
cliff61248, Owner at The Corner House, responded to this reviewResponded 2 July 2014

Thanks for your great review on behalf of your parents, I'm glad they enjoyed their visit. The fresh salads and homemade steak & kidney pie's are two of our most popular meals, hopefully they will visit again soon.

Reviewed 29 May 2014

Just had a nice few days in the southend area, sun(?) sea(?) and sand! Only kidding we had lots of fun and adventure island is a revelation. Unfortunately we only found this cafe on our way home, had we found it earlier we would have...More

Thank lukedan50
Reviewed 27 May 2014

We were very pleased to find your cafe today which offered great variety and value for adults and kids. Such a pleasant change from the far to many chains serving the same old prepacked sandwiches and expensive drinks. Our toddler was happy with her colouring-in...More

Thank caroline m
Reviewed 27 May 2014

The breakfast was peng I am definitely 100 going back to enjoy the breakfast I had. The cost was unbelievable

Thank Rose D
cliff61248, Owner at The Corner House, responded to this reviewResponded 2 July 2014

Thank you for your kind words although I had to ask a few people what "peng" meant! .We hope you'll be back for another peng breakfast soon ;-)

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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  • Value
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Average prices
US$10
Cuisine
Meals
Brunch, Drinks, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Serves Alcohol, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Delivery, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
09:30 - 15:30
Tuesday
09:30 - 15:30
Wednesday
09:30 - 15:30
Thursday
09:30 - 15:30
Friday
09:30 - 15:30
Saturday
09:30 - 15:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 39 Southchurch Road, Southend-on-Sea SS1 2NG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Southend-on-Sea
  • Phone Number: +44 1702 602302
  • E-mail
Description
The Corner House is an independent family run Cafe, established in 2001. We serve breakfast all day plus lots of traditional meals like our homemade steak, kidney & mushroom pie, Ham off the joint, eggs & chips and our delicious hand made quarter-pound burgers. Our salads are freshly made to order along with toasties and Panini and oven baked jacket potatoes. We also have a Kids menu and are licensed to serve beer & wine.
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