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The Elms

1060 London Road, Leigh-on Sea, Southend-on-Sea SS9 3ND, England
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  • Excellent19%
  • Very good28%
  • Average16%
  • Poor18%
  • Terrible19%
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“curry” (8 reviews)
“pudding” (3 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
1060 London Road, Leigh-on Sea, Southend-on-Sea SS9 3ND, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went to the Elms on Wednesday to meet a pal for a drink , for a start there is very limited disabled parking and the one space I could find said time limited to 3 hours and a car was parked half over it so...More

Thank Jimguru01
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We called in at the Elms Sunday about 21.00, as it was a lovely evening it would have been nice siting outside so we took our puppy with us. I found a table while my husband went inside to make sure they were still serving....More

1  Thank kerrypriest
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I rated food as average it's never any better than that. Service also average. Waitress service was poor though. As my husband had a breakfast just before midday. His toast was white with lines on it which must mean it went on griddle. Did want...More

Thank ritaed
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Arrived and ordered via the app. I wanted just a slim line tonic - but as this was not on their app had to order at bar which rather defeated the object of the app. First time we'd used this. Very impersonal didn't get a...More

1  Thank 121Cherry121
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have eaten at Wetherspoon's The Elms for several years, usually at 6 p.m. on their Tuesday "steak club" days, and enjoyed the inexpensive large variety of meals. Consistency has been variable, occasionally showing a slacking of standards and understaffing can mean waits of 20...More

1  Thank Eminence_gross
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A group of 25-35 year old we started going there because the location and general atmosphere. The last couple of visits were one of the worst experiences we've had. Service is bad if you get the chance to be served. Today we went to eat...More

1  Thank Gavril Dorel M
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

Have been to The Elms twice during the same week: once for the curry on Thursday : it was such great value and good quality even compared to a recent visit to a good Indian that we decided to return for a steak the following...More

Thank Irina K
Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

I Popped into the elms tonight after spending an afternoon in old Leigh, when I came in there soon to be lots of staff in and was served within a few minutes, later on I went back for a beer and it was a little...More

Thank robdj88
Reviewed 28 May 2017

We are a couple of Australias spending a few weeks in the Essex area and decided to have a meal and drink at the Elms on the way home. The first thing we liked was that they had free parking for patrons, so that was...More

Thank pookybun p
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

I am writing this review to complain about the appalling service I received today at the Elms. Myself and my husband are regulars to this pub, as it is close to where we live and always good value for money. Because it was a glorious...More

Thank louloubayliss
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11 July 2017|
Response from Q3611RTkeving | Reviewed this property |
I never knew they did?.
Sarah H
2 December 2016|
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Response from Margaret L | Reviewed this property |
Am not sure. Probably 9pm. The rear dining area is large and families are not not intrusive to the bar area. We tend to go during the day and early evening when children are well catered for
Angie P
4 November 2016|
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Response from Margaret L | Reviewed this property |
Yeah curry, but their full menu also
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1060 London Road, Leigh-on Sea, Southend-on-Sea SS9 3ND, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Southend-on-Sea  >  Leigh-on Sea
  • Phone Number: 017024687
This is a J D Wetherspoon establishment
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