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Gallacher's Smokehouse Bar and Grill

1743 London Road, Leigh-on Sea, Southend-on-Sea SS9 2SW, England
+44 1702 474611
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good13%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“pulled pork” (81 reviews)
“ribs” (131 reviews)
“burger” (66 reviews)
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Steakhouse, American, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
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1743 London Road, Leigh-on Sea, Southend-on-Sea SS9 2SW, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is fantastic. My partner and I went this evening for my birthday. From the moment we stepped in until we left the staff were brilliant and very attentive. Now the food! That was out of this world. We splashed out and had the...More

1  Thank RoseArwen
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

You open the menu and you want to order everything. Our first visit so we had the burgers, portions are American and the quality of all ingredients are high. I like their take on chips and the coleslaw was home made. No room for dessert...More

3  Thank Mr W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I went here with my family and found the place to have a lovely atmosphere. The lady who served us seemed a little bit nervous, and possibly new, but she was very nice and helpful. We ordered our food with no issues- everything was in...More

2  Thank Jaydene M
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Another fabulous experience and meal at Gallacher's!! As always we were welcomed in with open arms and made to feel so comfortable. Adrian and the girls suggested a brand new item from the menu and a main that would full-fill our desire for BBQ... and...More

2  Thank Anne N
Reviewed 13 December 2017

I have been here numerous times and the meals never disappoint! My taste buds are always left feeling happy and i always try something new when i go and again have not left feeling dissatisfied! Killer, Killer Chicken Winner - CRAZY HOT! Well they're not...More

1  Thank nicolepate47
Reviewed 9 December 2017

We came here for my son's 14th Birthday (his choice) and we can say that we thoroughly enjoyed the food and the service. Adrian (the owner) was very accommodating and the waitress was amazing! The best service in Leigh by far!! The food was impeccable,...More

1  Thank Emma G
Adrian P, Owner at Gallacher's Smokehouse Bar and Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 11 December 2017

Hello Emma. Thank you for the lovely comments. We honestly really appreciate that you took the time to share your recent experience at Gallacher's with the TA community. Your Son did look pretty chuffed with his SOB burger and that is after all what it's...More

Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

Had a fantastic meal of chicken and ribs, the taste was unbelievable the service and atmosphere is really great. The quality of the food is only outdone by the sheer quantity!! Doggie bags all round, special mention, you must try the pulled pork, it's the...More

1  Thank IOW13
Adrian P, Owner at Gallacher's Smokehouse Bar and Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 11 December 2017

Hello and thank you. Thank you for taking the time to write such a positive review. We really appreciate your custom and we are so pleased that you enjoyed your meal. Please hurry back for more. Best Regards Adrian Gallacher.

Reviewed 23 November 2017 via mobile

What a place and then some Gallacher’s you sure know how to give customers a great experience! Awesome Margaritas, luscious Long Island Iced tea to celebrate Hubby’s Birthday. A special platter of smokin porky bbq delights, you have to try the Smoked sausage oh my...More

Thank MortyJen
Adrian P, Owner at Gallacher's Smokehouse Bar and Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 11 December 2017

Hi Jen.Thank you so much for the wonderful account of your recent visit to Gallacher's. We love what we do and when we get recognition from diners it always puts a big grin on all of our faces. I know we are not everyones cup...More

Reviewed 21 November 2017

This was my second visit to Gallacher's. The most recent time being my birthday last weekend. The food is fantastic and the service second to none, I wouldn't hesitate in going back great place great owners. I would definitely recommend.

2  Thank Vikki B
Adrian P, Owner at Gallacher's Smokehouse Bar and Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 24 November 2017

Hello Vikki. We enjoyed hosting your birthday party and we are so pleased to see that you enjoyed your time at Gallacher's. Thank you so much for the wonderful review. Best Regards Adrian Gallacher.

Reviewed 20 November 2017

Adore this place. Quaint place , food to die for, none of us ever leave without having to undo a few buttons. Adrian is the most welcoming host, helpful staff, not a ten page menu thankfully, I always go for the pulled pork, always amazing...More

3  Thank RedCatherine
Adrian P, Owner at Gallacher's Smokehouse Bar and Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 24 November 2017

Hi Catherine. Wow. Thank you so much for the lovely review. It's so gratifying when guests leave us great feedback and the girls front of house and the boys in the kitchen really do appreciate it, as do I. We look forward to your next...More

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13 January 2018|
Response from MortyJen | Reviewed this property |
Hi there this week it is Wednesday and Thursday but you can always call or message the very helpful owner Adrian to confirm...,..awesome place!
gavin d
18 November 2016|
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Response from Adrian P | Property representative |
No we don't. We don't offer take away food. We are an eat in restaurant. We look forward to seeing you one day.
Jo B
4 June 2016|
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Response from robert h | Reviewed this property |
There has never been a any live music or entertainment when I have been there
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$14 - US$41
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1743 London Road, Leigh-on Sea, Southend-on-Sea SS9 2SW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Southend-on-Sea  >  Leigh-on Sea
  • Phone Number: +44 1702 474611
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