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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” (219 reviews)
“welsh rarebit” (12 reviews)
Open Now
08:30 - 17:00 Hours
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 3 days ago via mobile

Visited this place a few times before and never disappoints . Lovely staff ,great surroundings ,lovely fresh cake and coffee . Will be back many times . Steve and Sharon

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

First time coming to this place and what can I say it was lovely. Menus are catered for everyone and very healthy, great selection of vegetarian and vegan options. Very quirky and I loved the interior! Service was good our waitress was very friendly and...More

Thank rihannangelica
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I’d say I come to this place a few times a month and I’m now so disappointed in the service once I get as everyone has bad days but the last I’d say four times the service has been terrible. Last week after half an...More

1  Thank Glamourtraveller
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Food and drinks are always amazing here even when it is busy, the staff are always willing to adapt meals according to dietary requirements!

Thank sophiescott20
Reviewed 16 May 2018 via mobile

My friend and I took our two children for my birthday and it was a lovely treat. Kid friendly and they let the children split a slice of cake ad they never would have eaten the large portion each.

Thank Kate H
Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

Visited stop the world cafe with the family for food, the wait for the food was terrible. Over an hour and 10 minutes for my salmon and eggs on toast. After waiting all that time for the food, my bread was covered in mould and...More

1  Thank chelseaandsam3
Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

I’m a fairly regular customer at Stop The World and am a big fan of their breakfasts and cakes. 😋 The food is a bit on the expensive side but I always enjoy it! My one critique however would be that key allergy information should...More

Thank Emma R
Reviewed 12 May 2018

First time here - and a fantastic place. Lucky to get a seat as so popular, but no waiting for service nor our orders. Great quirky venue and a great selection on the menu, with a specials board showing vegetarian and vegan options. Full English...More

Thank Westcliff_Shrimper
Reviewed 5 May 2018 via mobile

Came here for some cake and a drink, they had got rid of the lemon and raspberry cake which I loved, the other cakes looked lovely. Quite expensive. I had the Apple mojito which was quite expensive since it was in a small glass and...More

Thank vickietravels
Reviewed 2 May 2018 via mobile

Beautiful cafe, friendly staff, good coffee and best bubble and squeak! Will continue to return there. Thank you.

Thank sjallsaints
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Questions & Answers
2 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
30 November 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$13
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
09:00 - 15:00
08:30 - 17:00
08:30 - 17:00
08:30 - 17:00
08:30 - 17:00
08:30 - 17:00
08:30 - 17:00
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
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