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The Rose Garden

1517 London Road, Leigh-on Sea, Southend-on-Sea SS9 2SF, England
+44 1702 480111
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good20%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“gammon” (4 reviews)
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British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1517 London Road, Leigh-on Sea, Southend-on-Sea SS9 2SF, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited The Rose Garden for a family get together. The dining area may only be small but the carvery is very good, the meats were cooked to perfection, there was good selection of piping hot vegetables and we experienced pleasant and prompt service. We...More

Thank barbara s
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Called in on spec whilst visiting family, normally you have to book but they managed to find us a table. The entrance through the pub is not that inviting but once in the restaurant the ambience is very nice. There is a varied menu and...More

Thank ItheJD
Reviewed 7 July 2017

Staff were very pleasant and attentive, even though we were part of a large party, food was good and well presented. If I had to find a fault it would be service was slow, but as I said before, I was part of a large...More

Thank barryruther4d
Reviewed 7 July 2017

This was a large group booking so staff worked hard to cope with the different orders - there was a delay between courses, but it was well worth the wait. Excellent food, served with a smile.

Thank RitaJLondon
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

Great Carvery perfect sunday lunch. Will be back again soon. Never been here before but driven past so many times. Well worth a visit.

Thank Robbie W
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

I came here for my Grandma's 86th birthday. We were a party of 5 adults and 2 children (5yrs and 2yrs old). We were well looked after by the bar staff and waiting staff. We had generous servings of food and our glasses were kept...More

1  Thank William B
Reviewed 5 May 2017

About 20 of us booked to go to this restaurant on a Sunday afternoon for lunch. First impressions is that it is a very small restaurant but very cosy. You queue up for your carvery meal but the queue moves very quickly. The food was...More

1  Thank SoloTraveller653
Reviewed 16 April 2017

I visited on Easter Saturday at lunchtime with a friend who hadn't eaten here before. It was quiet but I don't know why as the food is always excellent, I had roast beef dinner and the beef was to die for and plenty of it....More

Thank Jan D
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

I joined a friend for lunch today to celebrate her 90th birthday with 7 other guests of ages spanning 60s, 70s, 80s and 90s and had a most fabulous time. The food was delicious and piping hot, the jug of water stayed perfectly cold and...More

Thank barbarali13
Reviewed 22 February 2017

I came here for 3 course with 2 others on a Friday night. Beef Wellington was very good and a slightly different take on the traditional (would perhaps make ask it to be a touch more pink) and the chicken salad to start was much...More

Thank TomasMacBride
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Dick H
25 August 2016|
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Response from sharonwyman | Reviewed this property |
You can always find a space in a side street. I've never had a problem even on a Saturday
Dick H
25 August 2016|
Response from Jennifer H | Reviewed this property |
There are no private parking facilities,but found plenty of spaces n the nearby side streets when visiting on Sundays. Not sure about other days
24 May 2016|
Response from Judy B | Reviewed this property |
I assume so, give them a ring.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Kids
Open Hours
16:00 - 20:00
12:30 - 14:00
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19:00 - 21:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1517 London Road, Leigh-on Sea, Southend-on-Sea SS9 2SF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Southend-on-Sea  >  Leigh-on Sea
  • Phone Number: +44 1702 480111
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