• Southend BID

Reopening of Hospitality

Updated: Apr 15

Check out the following list of businesses that are reopening from the 12th April, 17th May or 21st June and book ahead to secure your spot!


OPENING FROM 12TH APRIL*


Adventure Island - Western Esplanade, Southend-on-Sea, SS1 1EE

Call - 01702 443410

Opening on the 17th April.


Adventure Island Catering Outlets - Western Esplanade, Southend-on-Sea, SS1 1EE

Call - 01702 443410

We have around 25 catering outlets from fast food, takeaways, fish and chip shops to restaurants, wedding venues and afternoon tea lounges.


Aurum Restaurant - 9 Clifton Terrace, Southend-on-Sea, SS1 1DT

Call - 01702 900011 Email - info@aurumsouthend.co.uk


Beaches Cafe Bar Bistro - Marine Parade, Southend-on-Sea, SS1 2EJ

Call - 01702 615060 Email - beachescafebarbistro@gmail.com

From the 12th we will operate take away for passing foot fall and outside balcony table service environment. Balcony setting area will be on a first come first service basis.


The Broker Freehouse - 213-217 Leigh Road, Leigh-on-Sea, SS9 1JA

Call - 01702 471932 Email - TheBrokerBooking@gmail.com

The Broker will be open Thursdays - Sundays from Thursday 15th April. Opening days and hours subject to change.


Gleneagles Guesthouse Tearooms - Clifftown Parade, Southend-on-Sea, SS1 1DP

Call - 01702 333635 Email - info@gleneaglesguesthouse.co.uk

The guesthouse is not currently open for accommodation bookings.


Hamilton's Ice Cream Parlour - Happidrome Arcade, 52 Marine Parade, Southend on Sea, SS1 2EN

Call - 01702 465193 Email - thehappidrome@btconnect.com

Takeaway and sit down 5 Star Ice Cream Parlour. Also serving doughnuts, waffles and crepes, and hot dogs & fries.


Lemon Witch - 115 Broadway, Leigh-on-Sea, SS9 1PG

Call - 01702 482144 Email - amandarc100@yahoo.co.uk

Also continuing to offer delivery service as well.


The Mariners Court - 125-127 Broadway, Leigh-on-Sea, SS9 1PG

Call - 01702 481966 Email - marinerscourt@mcmanusub.co.uk

Opening hours for April will be 4pm-8pm Monday - Thursday, 4-10pm Friday, 12-10pm Saturday and 12-6pm Sunday. Weather dependent.


The Mermaid Cafe - Palmeira Parade, Westcliff-on-Sea, SS0 7RR

Call - 01702 35193719


Oaktree Vegan Restaurant - 75 Leigh Road, Leigh-on-Sea, SS9 1JN

Call - 01702 471435 Email - info@oaktreebistro.co.uk

Open 12pm to 10pm, Thursday to Sunday. 22 outside covers. Takeaway available as well. Bookings at www.oaktreebistro.co.uk


Oyster Creek Kitchen - The Sunshelter, Western Esplanade, Westcliff-on-Sea, SS0 8FE

Call - 01702 343535 Email - office@oystercreek.co

Opening from 13th April - all bookings via our website: http://www.oystercreek.org


Peggy’s Music Bar - 1063 London Road, Leigh-on-Sea, SS9 3JP

Call - 01702 749814 Email - peggysuesbar@outlook.com

Open on Monday 12th 2pm til 10pm as a one off. Monday after that Thursday to Sunday. See Facebook Page for booking details: Peggy's Music Bar


Roslin Beach Hotel - 10-14 Thorpe Esplanade, Thorpe Bay, SS1 3BG

Call - 01702 586375 Email - info@roslinbeachhotel.com

Outside dining will be open from 12th April.


The Royal Hotel - 1 High Street, Southend-on-Sea, SS1 1JE

Call - 01702 899222 Email - info@royalhotelsouthend.com

Outside dining will be open on Saturday's and Sunday's, weather dependent.


Sealife Adventure - Eastern Esplanade, Southend-on-Sea, SS1 2ER

Call - 01702 442208

We are planning to open our outside area from the 12th of April, in line with the roadmap for re-opening.


Southend Rocks & Gifts - 47 Marine Parade, Southend-on-Sea, SS1 2EN

Call - 01702 461777 Email - j.carmichael@blueyonder.co.uk

We are looking forward to welcoming customers old and new.


Utopia - Unit 2, The Royals, Heygate Avenue, Southend-on-Sea, SS1 1DQ

Call - 07948074135 Email - utopiasouthend@gmail.com

Outside seating from 12th April.


OPENING FROM 17TH MAY*


Anne Boleyn - 93 Southend Road, Rochford, SS4 1HU

Call - 01702 545116


The Blue Boar - 177 Victoria Avenue, Southend-on-Sea, SS2 6EL

Call - 01702 341999 Email - theblueboarsouthend@gmail.com


The Broker Freehouse - 213-217 Leigh Road, Leigh-on-Sea, SS9 1JA

Call - 01702 471932 Email - TheBrokerBooking@gmail.com

Indoor service will be open from the 17th May. Dates to be confirmed.


Caddies - 12 London Road, Southend-on-Sea, SS1 1NT

Call - 03452 160200 Email - clubhouse@caddiesgolf.co.uk


The Corner House - 39 Southchurch Road, Southend-on-Sea, SS1 2NG

Call - 07983201941 Email - cliffcrancher@yahoo.com


Holiday Inn Southend - 77 Eastwoodbury Crescent, Southend-on-Sea, SS2 6XG

Call - 01702 543001 Email - reservations@hisouthend.com

The hotel, bar & restaurant will be re-opening to the public from Monday 17th May with guidelines in place to help aid social distancing. Our booking lines (phone, email, social media) are open with flexible booking terms in place. The 1935 Rooftop Restaurant & Bar, located on the 5th floor of the hotel and with amazing views over London Southend Airport is re-opening for lunch, dinner and bar snacks from Monday 17th May. Free onsite car parking is available for restaurant & bar visitors. See our website for more details or to make a booking


Ilfracombe House Hotel - 9-13 Wilson Road, Southend-on-Sea, SS1 1HG

Call - 01702 351000 Email - info@ilfracombe-hotel.co.uk


Il Pescatore Restaurant - 4 Queens RoadSouthend-on-Sea, SS1 1LU

Call - 01702 341892 Email - demolitiont@hotmail.com


Last Post - Weston Road, Southend-on-Sea, SS1 1AS

Call - 01702 431682 Email - p148@jdwetherspoon.co.uk


Liquid Flair - 142 Broadway, Leigh-on-Sea, SS9 1AA

Call - 01702 482488 Email - info@liquidflair.co.uk

Open now for Takeaway & Delivery


Lorna & Lottie's Cafe - 71-73 Elm Road, Leigh-on-Sea, SS9 1SP

Call - 01702 716288 Email - bookings@leighonseatowncouncil.gov.uk


Oaktree Vegan Restaurant - 75 Leigh Road, Leigh-on-Sea, SS9 1JN

Call - 01702 471435 Email - info@oaktreebistro.co.uk

Outdoor and indoor dining from the 17th May. Bookings at www.oaktreebistro.co.uk


Roslin Beach Hotel - 10-14 Thorpe Esplanade, Thorpe Bay, SS1 3BG

Call - 01702 586375 Email - info@roslinbeachhotel.com

Inside dining and hotel rooms from 17th May.


The Royal Hotel - 1 High Street, Southend-on-Sea, SS1 1JE

Call - 01702 899222 Email - info@royalhotelsouthend.com

Open 7 days a week.


Sealife Adventure - Eastern Esplanade, Southend-on-Sea, SS1 2ER

Call - 01702 442208

The full re-opening is planned for the 17th May.


Suenos Guesthouse - 184 Eastern Esplanade, Southend-on-Sea, SS1 3AA

Call - 01702 584180 Email - contact@suenosguesthouse.com


Truleigh Scrumptious - 95-97 Broadway West, Leigh-on-Sea, SS9 2BU

Call - 01702 712279 Email -info@truleighscrumptious.com


Utopia - Unit 2, The Royals, Heygate Avenue, Southend-on-Sea, SS1 1DQ

Call - 07948074135 Email - utopiasouthend@gmail.com

Indoor seating from 17th May.


OPENING FROM 21ST JUNE*


Leigh Community Centre - 71-73 Elm Road, Leigh-on-Sea, SS9 1SP

Call - 01702 716288

The bar facility for venue hire from 21st June.



*Dates given are when businesses have said they will be opening from, lockdown restrictions permitting. Please contact the business to check the exact date and make any enquiries.