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Stop The World Cafe

113 Broadway | Leigh-on-Sea, Leigh-on Sea, Southend-on-Sea SS9 1PG, England
+44 1702 719969
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (80 reviews)
“cakes” (205 reviews)
“welsh rarebit” (12 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
113 Broadway | Leigh-on-Sea, Leigh-on Sea, Southend-on-Sea SS9 1PG, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The range of food in this cafe/Restaurant is amazing. The savoury dishes are freshly cooked and the range of breakfast and brunch food outstanding. There is a vast range of cakes and the portions are huge What can I add, one of the best places...More

Thank Lilian T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The title says it all....breakfast followed by a second visit for afternoon cake. Both visits were really good. The cakes are excellent with a massive choice....the only problem was choosing. We will go back

Thank ryjoel
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is our favourite go to for anything from brunch to cakes and coffee. It offers both indoor and outdoor seating and the food is always super tasty and fresh. Cakes are gorgeous and they are dog friendly too. If you visit Leigh on...More

Thank GlobalOrbitz
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good atmosphere welcoming friendly staff reasonable menu good cake selection. A little slow but extremely busy Saturday lunchtime food well prepared good coffee selection mid range prices would definitely return.

Thank jeremyspenser
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really good menu, loads of choices. Coffee is good and it is always really busy with a buzzy atmosphere.staff friendly and attentive.

Thank donna12017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stop the World care is well worth a visit. They serve delicious light lunches wonderful choice of cakes and also scrummy afternoon tea. The staff are extremely friendly. I try to go once a week.

Thank jeanjeannie186338
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stop the World is always busy but adds to the funky vibe. You can't book so that shows how popular it is. Great food, eggs amazing. Small and close-knit setting but all together a great place for breakfast/brunch. Highly recommend.

Thank Martin L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Met glares at entrance, as if we were inconveniencing them by coming in, and throughout the visit the staff were rude, and uninterested- one waitress not even looking at us as she served our drinks. Staff were loudly moaning about each other, which wasn’t very...More

3  Thank Purplebananaa
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Met a friend for breakfast here at 8.30 on an extremely cold Feb day. Service was fine and food pretty good so no complaints there. Sat by the window and watched a dog tied up outside assumed it was a customers who had come in...More

4  Thank carolS220463
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited here inbertween Christmas and New Year and had a great experience. We had not booked a table so had around a 30 minute wait but this was fine & we went for a wander around nearby shops. The food was definitely worth the...More

Thank Kaitlyn B
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3 September 2017|
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Response from gracek92 | Reviewed this property |
They do ! They even do tofu now
Angela S
12 August 2017|
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Response from Vicki T | Property representative |
Hello Angela I'm afraid we can't cater for you. We are a cafe which has a small kitchen without a separate area to prepare certain foods Regards stoptheworldcafe
Sue o
1 December 2016|
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Response from Jimpendrigh | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunately no you can't book it's that popular. Worth the wait though
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$14
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 113 Broadway | Leigh-on-Sea, Leigh-on Sea, Southend-on-Sea SS9 1PG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Southend-on-Sea  >  Leigh-on Sea
  • Phone Number: +44 1702 719969
  • E-mail
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