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The Old Garrison

) #9 of 17 Restaurants in Shoeburyness €€ - €€€ British
Campfield Road, Shoeburyness, Southend-on-Sea SS3 9BX, England
+44 1702 291970
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good15%
  • Average10%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible13%
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Campfield Road, Shoeburyness, Southend-on-Sea SS3 9BX, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I often use to pop into the Garrison for a drink and once for something to eat, I say once because you wouldn't want to eat there twice, service slow for an empty house, and food not great. The place is always empty, but I...More

Thank Molana123
Management response:Responded 1 week ago

Hi Molana, Thank you for taking the time to review us after recently joining Trip Advisor. We always like to identify any genuine issues and resolve them. Can you please tell me the date and time of your visit? No staff member came to me...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Often come here after work or for social drinks, quiet pub with lovely bar staff who always make you feel welcome.

Thank lozza89x
Management response:Responded 1 week ago

Hi Lozza, Thank you for taking the time to visit us and review us. So glad you found your time here a pleasant one. We look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I felt that I had to create this account to just write this review, I am not normally one to complain but the service I received was that bad I felt the need to share. I was there with my husband and our two grandchildren...More

Thank TitianTulip
Management response:Responded 2 weeks ago

Hi there, Thank you for taking the time to review us. Can you tell me the time and date of your visit and the items that you ordered? We are covered by CCTV and I would like to take the time to review your customer...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Over £12 for a cider a wine and a bag of crisps. Cant believe the price has gone up that much. Such a shame liked to stop for a drink when we were out for an evening walk.More

Thank smiffy1965
Management response:Responded 3 weeks ago

Hi there, Thank you for taking the time to write a review. All feedback is appreciated. However I do feel your statement is rather generalised and creates something of a false impression. You only purchased 3 of our 100+ products. Our soft drinks start from...More

Reviewed 9 July 2017

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 10 July 2017

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 23 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

1  Thank Sally D
Reviewed 20 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

1  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 15 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 14 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
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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, Kids
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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