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“Fantastic”

Billy Hundreds Fish n Tapas Restaurant
Ranked #32 of 642 Restaurants in Southend-on-Sea
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$4 - US$31
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Restaurant details
Good for: Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, View, Local cuisine
Dining options: Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours, Dinner, Lunch, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Street Parking, Waitstaff
Description: A small family run Fish and Tapas restaurant on the beach. Hand picked Fish,and stunning Tapas with a friendly relaxed atmosphere, like being on holiday !
1 review
“Fantastic”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2013

Dropped in for breakfast by chance, greeted by a lovely friendly lady. The service was excellent, the food was good quality and served quickly. Fantastic atmosphere and environment, even in the rain. I'd definitely go back!

  • Visited September 2013
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Harlow, England, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
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“Fab tapas!!!!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2013

Great time!!! Staff were helpfull and the food excellent!!!!good location graham the owner was great!!

Visited September 2013
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Windlesham
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3 reviews
“Fabulous find”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2013

On a day trip from Surrey booked ahead that morning,good first impressions with friendly girl taking reservation. Great unassuming place on the beach,lovely staff,fab food. Would make the journey again just to go here.
Penny and Steve.

  • Visited September 2013
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London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
“Very dissappointed!”
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2013

We went here because of the recommendations on trip advisor. The restaurant was very hard to find as there was no sign anywhere on the building and the address was unhelpful. The waitress who served us was delightful. No printed menu was available because 'the produce was fresh'. We wanted a light meal of 5 or 6 tapas but were told we had to have a main course because the place was fully booked although it was empty when we arrived and empty when we left. The Alborino wine was delicious. We settled for two main courses. Jamaican jerk mahi mahi and sea bass. The piece of mahi mahi was miniscule, dry, tasteless, and overcooked. It came with a salad without dressing and a small portion of dry rice. The sea bass was slightly better but came with the same uninspired salad and some boiled potatoes thrown on the plate without any butter or seasoning. We cut our losses and left without having anything else. I was not surprised that they refused Amex.

  • Visited August 2013
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London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
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“We could eat here every day!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2013

I dined here with my family over the summer and it was our first time at the restaurant.

Wow! what a pleasant change from eating in the restaurants in Leigh and Ocean Beach.

The staff here are fantastic, they are happy attentive and friendly.

The food is just superb and the best we have tasted in the area after living here for 30 years. I wish we had eaten here sooner.

The décor is perfect and has the best view. I have no idea why people would bother with the Boat yard and Ocean beach where their staff our rude and the food is overpriced.

This is a must for everyone.

Emily K

  • Visited August 2013
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