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O Picado

403 London Road, Westcliff-on-Sea, Southend-on-Sea SS0 7HU, England
+44 1702 300540
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Overview
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good24%
  • Average7%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (40 reviews)
“skewers” (23 reviews)
“tapas” (11 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
403 London Road, Westcliff-on-Sea, Southend-on-Sea SS0 7HU, England
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1 - 10 of 403 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Went along to this restaurant as part of a very large group after it was recommended to us. Very quirky restaurant indeed. Staff are friendly and greeted us as we walked in. I must admit it took a while to order our drinks which were...More

Thank SoloTraveller653
fatima46, Manager at O Picado, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for your valued custom and review :)

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great food and plenty of it. Can be a bit noisy and busy and cramped. Have been on several occasions and have enjoyed.

Thank ann s
fatima46, Manager at O Picado, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your valued custom and review :)

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We always try to visit O Picado when we go to the Palace Theater. A few years back we popped in on the off chance and before the night was out we were joining in with a group of Portuguese folk dancers (well from Madeira...More

Thank Bob P
fatima46, Manager at O Picado, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your valued custom and review :)

Reviewed 10 May 2017

Came here with friends for lunch, it did not disappoint. Friends I came with are Portuguese and this is their favourite Portguese for miles around (they travel 30 mins or so to come here). For starters I had an egg, potato and onion style dish...More

1  Thank Essex111983
fatima46, Manager at O Picado, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your valued custom and review :)

Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

Just enjoyed another great meal with fresh homemade bread great as always. Love the garden area feels like your on holiday

Thank Hugo R
fatima46, Manager at O Picado, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your valued custom and review :)

Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

Our friends have told us about this place and raved about it. We had a hour to spare befote seeing a show so we popped in. It is very old world portuguse, the service is friendly and attentive. The food us tasty, fresh and from...More

Thank lee a
fatima46, Manager at O Picado, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your valued custom and review :)

Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

My wife and I have often walked past this place thinking "we must try that place out". We finally did it. We found that we have been missing out on great food and atmosphere. Lovely service and all at a good price.

1  Thank Neil_Tpsn
fatima46, Manager at O Picado, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your valued custom and review :)

Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

I discovered this restaurant by chance, although I'd heard good things about it in the past. I walked past on my way back from the printers and spotted a great offer that I couldn't resist - lunch for a fiver! I had the pork picador...More

Thank elaineheck
fatima46, Manager at O Picado, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your valued custom and review :)

Reviewed 8 April 2017

I have never had a Portuguese meal before we wanted to try something new so Portuguese it was. The Restaurant looked small but it had a back part which opened up into a room big enough for about 30 people it was nice they had...More

Thank robbiej58
fatima46, Manager at O Picado, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your valued custom and review :)

Reviewed 26 March 2017

This place is just so nice, very relaxed, authentic, great food and good value. Five of us tried mixed starters and all had different mains, you know it's good when you are all trying each other's dish, lovely staff.

1  Thank mrsbigfamily
fatima46, Manager at O Picado, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your valued custom and review :)

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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
gazza8888
I have tried e-mailing twice to book ? Is there a problem and are you open easter sunday ?? Cheers Shaun
6 March 2016|
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Response from fatima46 | Property representative |
Hi Shaun I don't know what's the problem coz I have answered you email saying yes we are open and confirmed your booking. Thank you
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brian k
Do you have gluten-free options?
5 March 2016|
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Response from fatima46 | Property representative |
Hi there we do have lots of gluten free dishes in the menu e.g. Grilled fish , steaks , skewers , stews , vegetarians etc , but our homemade bread is not gluten free sorry . We accommodate lots of customers who eat gluten... More
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Christine B
Do you do vegetarian dishes
18 February 2016|
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Response from fatima46 | Property representative |
Yes we do have a good selection on vegetarian dishes
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$20
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 23:00
Monday
18:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 00:00
Saturday
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 403 London Road, Westcliff-on-Sea, Southend-on-Sea SS0 7HU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Southend-on-Sea  >  Westcliff-on-Sea
  • Phone Number: +44 1702 300540
  • E-mail
Description
Traditional fresh cooked dishes of portuguese madeira island
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