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The Old Garrison

Campfield Road, Shoeburyness, Southend-on-Sea SS3 9BX, England
+44 1702 291970
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good15%
  • Average10%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible12%
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“coleslaw” (2 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 22:00All hours
$$ - $$$
Campfield Road, Shoeburyness, Southend-on-Sea SS3 9BX, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Popped in for a quick drink, 2 bar staff were serving 2 customers at the bar, it was not busy, when the barmaid was free she ignored us and disappeared out the back, I waited for her to reappear and still she didn't acknowledge us!...More

Thank Lis H
Management response:Responded 2 weeks ago

Hi Lisa, Thank you for taking the time to write your review. I am so sorry to hear of your disappointment regarding the service you received by one of our staff. In order to improve our customer service I have reviewed the CCTV footage to...More

Reviewed 24 April 2017

Lovely food, best carbonara for miles around. Nice tidy beer garden with climbing frame for the children and board games and colouring books and pencils for them if the weather isn't so good. Relaxed and welcoming place. Definitely worth a visit

Thank Sally D
Reviewed 21 April 2017

Ist experience after not goin in there for a while,was goin for an open mike night there that was cancelled so i ordered a drink with my other half and got a vodka with lemonade that tasted like no lemon was in it,too busy to...More

Thank Joanne S
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

Fantastic place, not many of these family pubs about anymore. Great family atmosphere with a fantastic enclosed garden, with a climbing frame for the children to safely play in and Jess has provided some lovely little games for the children to play with. A very...More

Thank Sarah K
Reviewed 16 April 2017

we had a family reunion and was made to feel special Jess and Chris was top of the score board ,,,thankyou to the both of them

Reviewed 15 April 2017

I went with friends to The Old Garrison today after a nice walk by the sea. It was Good Friday and very busy. Last time I came to this pub last year it was like a ghost town. The new manager is obviously doing a...More

Thank Tomkinwa
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

Enjoying a fab evening at the Old Garrison. The food was delicious and the music is excellent. Always good entertainment either during the week or the weekend. Don't miss it.

Thank Angie E
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Lovely pub, great staff with wonderful food. Great atmosphere for both families and friends, so get yaself down there and experience what they have to offer!

Thank Robbo N
Management response:Responded 12 April 2017

Hello Robbo, Thank you for visiting us at the Old Garrison. We are so glad that you enjoyed our hospitality and look forward to seeing you again soon. Chef Jessie - General Manager

Reviewed 10 April 2017

Let's start with the positives, The Old Garrison is a beautiful old pub with an amazing beer garden that's perfect for the kids to play in while you have a pint of sunny day. We popped in here at the weekend as it was a...More

Thank LakesLondon
Management response:Responded 11 April 2017

Hello Lakes, Thank you for taking the time to review us. We like to take on board any constructive criticism to always improve our customer service. As you can see from our recent reviews on Trip Advisor and Facebook, we are known for our quality...More

Reviewed 6 April 2017

Visit here every now and then, think its under new management, food is lovely and the guy who works there (think he is the new owner) is always so welcoming and friendlyMore

Thank slothhurley
Management response:Responded 8 April 2017

Hello there! Thank you for visiting us at The Old Garrison and for your lovely review. My name is Chef Jessie and I have been running the food side of the business since December. I just recently took over the Bar side of the business....More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$26
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Campfield Road, Shoeburyness, Southend-on-Sea SS3 9BX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Southend-on-Sea  >  Shoeburyness
  • Phone Number: +44 1702 291970
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The Old Garrison offers a great value food menu, a wide selection of cask ales and fine wines, and a fabulous family friendly beer garden. A "must visit" for locals & visitors alike. At the heart of a busy and vibrant area The Old Garrison is located next to the former Shoeburyness Barracks. With a selection of premium spirits, cask ales, regular offers and live entertainment there is something for everyone at The Old Garrison. We have an extensive menu to suit everyone's tastes. Why not come and join us for lunch or an early supper? Choose from light bites, traditional pub fare or a sizzling curry - we have it all! Relax and enjoy our friendly service in our gorgeous beer garden. Why not bring along the kids? We have a fully equipped play area for them too! Looking for a venue to hold your function or birthday party? Let us know and we will try our best to assist you with your requirements. We always welcome new customers so come along soon. We will go out of our way to make your visit enjoyable, answer any questions and give you a real Garrison welcome. Food Service available Tuesday to Sunday.
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