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Under the Pier Show

Southwold Pier, Southwold, England
01502 7221055
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Just as you would expect a pier to be from years ago

The Pier is a great seaside attraction of how you would expect a Pier to be. Somewhat quirky. It's... read more

Reviewed 10 September 2017
Johnthefish
,
Suffolk
Funny amusements

A collection of adapted arcade machines and others built from scratch it seems with topical... read more

Reviewed 1 September 2017
SimeyWimey
,
Whitstable, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good28%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“great fun” (29 reviews)
“tim hunkin” (15 reviews)
“all ages” (15 reviews)
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Southwold Pier, Southwold, England
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01502 7221055
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Reviewed 10 September 2017

The Pier is a great seaside attraction of how you would expect a Pier to be. Somewhat quirky. It's one of a declining number of Piers around the coast. This one has been rebuilt. It houses a Restaurant, the under the pier show, shopping and...More

Thank Johnthefish
Reviewed 1 September 2017

A collection of adapted arcade machines and others built from scratch it seems with topical satirical themes, or just crazy concepts. Very entertaining. Just don't shut a toddler in the bathe scope as did a dopey toff couple. The kids screamed the place down and...More

Thank SimeyWimey
Reviewed 24 August 2017

A brilliant hidden gem on Southwold pier filled with obscure arcade games, the Somali pirate game is exceptionally good. Although the games are crammed into a rather small room which would be better situated in another place.

Thank annoyingsquirrel
Reviewed 10 August 2017

A very amusing way to spend half an hour ! Many truly unique amusement arcade machines provide surprises and fune for all ages.

Thank Baronsboy
Reviewed 2 July 2017

If in Southwold for whatever reason your visit will not be complete without going to the Under the Pier Show. Surprisingly this is not under but actually on the pier. Discovered the Under the Pier Show whilst on a day trip to Southwold and I'm...More

Thank Ifachef
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

The under the pier show is easily accessible on Southwold Pier, and full of handmade, unusual machines. Not a typical arcade at all, I would encourage everyone to visit at least once and have a laugh! Bring a bit of change (not expensive) and you...More

Thank LewiiRose
Reviewed 15 May 2017

The Restaurant on the Pier is a fantastic place to visit while in Southwold it is famous for their freshly court fish. There is also other delicious meals to choose from their menu. The staff are always very friendly too!

Thank susanlhannay
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

Hats off to all the inventors/designers of these very individual arcade-like attractions. Fun for all ages. Loved the Wolf & Mobility games 😂

Thank Tracey B
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Been a 5 years ago and came back for more fun. Some of the games have been updated since we were here last.

Thank Pikeman1963
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

A trip to Southwold cannot be done without a visit to this gem. We introduced or friends to this wonderful attraction last year and they were all eager to go again. We had much hilarity having brain washes, walking the dog, testing or DNA, having...More

Thank Ethel A
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