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Family Cafe

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5 Weston Road, Southend-on-Sea SS1 1AS, England
+44 1702 435333
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good31%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
14 Mar 2018
“Morning coffee”
9 Aug 2018
“Excellent Stewed Eels”
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Cafe, British
5 Weston Road, Southend-on-Sea SS1 1AS, England
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Reviewed 9 August 2018

Ordered a "traditional stewed eels meal" which for several reasons is becoming more and more elusive. The meat pie was lovely-full of lean beef, the mash very good as was the liquor with a very generous helping of stewed eels. I have visited several establishments...More

Thank V1142VTalanb
Reviewed 30 May 2018

Had pie and mash in here yesterday and it was beautiful. A real comfort food. The mash was lovely and the gravy was out of this world.

Thank jenniferpenn25
Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

Popped in while shopping.very nice surprise.its a modern cafe .nicely decorated.good varied menu and good coffee in big cups !

Thank Boo262
Reviewed 2 January 2018

Came here for breakfast after trying to find a simple café in Southend. The place was busy and you order at the counter. Nice enough waitresses but our breakfast did nearly go to another table and she forgot my fried slice (but did bring it...More

Thank PiggyB1983
Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

Came here for breakfast this morning to find the prices have gone up . Not very happy put me off having breakfast here it used to be good value for money .

Thank smith093
Reviewed 7 September 2017

my late partner Frankie and I popped into the family café and enjoyed pie mash and liquor, great service and food.

Thank sarah26sat
Reviewed 29 August 2017

Very yummy tho nap inducing breakfast. Good selection of the usual suspects. Excellent bubble. Nom nom nom 🤤🤤🤤

Thank joshhommefan
Reviewed 16 July 2017

Saw this cafe when out shopping, Mum grew up in the East End so she fancied to try an old favourite meal. The pastry was hard but the mince inside was not fatty. The mash was ok and a good size portion. I was a...More

Thank Nemchini
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

started going here a few years ago on and pie and mash was not bad...a while ago they either got the pies from somelace else or someone else started making them..BAD move.... then a month or so ago i was served up two pies and...More

Thank bellyrumble
Reviewed 14 March 2017

I am a cockney and I can honestly say that if you want the best Pie mash and liqueur then this is the place..

Thank Unsi
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  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Highchairs Available, Takeout, Waitstaff
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Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Weston Road, Southend-on-Sea SS1 1AS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Southend-on-Sea
  • Phone Number: +44 1702 435333
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