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Coastal Bite

Westcliff-on-sea Essex 15 Palmeira Parade, Westcliff-on-Sea, Southend-on-Sea SS0 7RR, England
+44 1702 353855
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  • Excellent84%
  • Very good14%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (39 reviews)
“bubble squeak” (10 reviews)
“blackened cod” (9 reviews)
Seafood, Cafe, British, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Westcliff-on-sea Essex 15 Palmeira Parade, Westcliff-on-Sea, Southend-on-Sea SS0 7RR, England
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Reviewed today via mobile

A change of ownership is thankfully maintaining the excellent standard of this jewel of a cafe. When we stay in Southend we specifically avoid hotel breakfasts so we “have” to go to Coastal Bite!! We’ve never been disappointed. The breakfasts are large, wholesome and simply...More

Thank David B
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Visited 24th June for family lunch, came following previous reviews and we were not disappointed. Staff all very friendly & welcoming, really great service. Food was delicious, only negative was my steak was slightly over-done but otherwise a perfect visit. Would highly recommend.

Thank leack
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

As locals I'm sad to admit this is our first visit to Coastal Bite, but won't be our last. Delicious food and very welcoming staff, who even stopped a meltdown from a very hungry toddler! We all agreed the bubble n squeak was the best...More

Thank Jamie H
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We were delighted to be able to get a table here on a sunny Sunday as it is always so busy. The service was fabulous and the view of the sea is lovely but the star of the show is the food. It is all...More

Thank Turvenator
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Visited on the 22nd of June- Lovely service from Claire & the food was 10/10. Beautiful views and great atmosphere! New owners were welcoming and very polite.

Thank Ella R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really enjoyed the food here great fried breakfast! The whole family enjoyed it, very welcoming to our dog too

Thank Jabos3003
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Little gem of a place. My friends took me here and the service, welcome and veggie breakfast was excellent. I would definately visit again next time i travel to southend.

Thank Laura S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As a group of Londoners, it’s hard to impress us with “out of London” restaurants. As frequent travellers to California, we were instantly taken back to the golden coast. With its Malibu-esque style vibes and interior you feel at ease and Home with the Pastel...More

1  Thank James N
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place does the best breakfast around. My daughter and I had the half Coastal and my wife had the vegetarian, everything on the plate was spot on. We don’t live in the area but always make a point of coming here whenever we visit....More

1  Thank Tone0504
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a lovely lunch there, now with new Management, food delicious. Service perfect and the waitresses were very friendly and helpful. Thank you all.

1  Thank RosN999
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vw r
10 May 2018|
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Response from Paul S | Reviewed this property |
Apologies I didn't see this earlier. The doorway has a very slight step and the restaurent is flat inside with ample passageway. There is a slight ramp way to the loos. No Problem.
25 March 2018|
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Response from njeandrews | Reviewed this property |
Yeah we took our dog inside, he was very welcome
7 February 2018|
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Response from Amy W | Property representative |
Hi keef, it is advisable for Sat & Sun peak times. Unfortunately we can not accommodate tables of more than 6. Regards James
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$17
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
08:30 - 14:30
08:30 - 14:30
08:30 - 14:30
08:30 - 14:30
08:30 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Westcliff-on-sea Essex 15 Palmeira Parade, Westcliff-on-Sea, Southend-on-Sea SS0 7RR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Southend-on-Sea  >  Westcliff-on-Sea
  • Phone Number: +44 1702 353855
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Fresh, new exciting take on the famous Westcliff Arches, serving homemade dishes, in a relaxed atmosphere, accomodating all your needs.
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