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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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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“steak” (42 reviews)
“tapas” (13 reviews)
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Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
403 London Road, Westcliff-on-Sea, Southend-on-Sea SS0 7HU, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Been here about 4 times now.this was the last visit for me.its become desperate. Nothing seems inventive or new.I’m pushing my fork around the same ole food with the same ole taste.the microwaves come in handy to keep food piping hot.i ordered a tea.served with...More

Thank Q3611RTkeving
Reviewed 6 days ago

My Mother and I were attending the theatre and looking for somewhere to quickly grab some dinner. As we walked down towards the theatre we passed many indian & chinese restaurants as well as a turkish. All looked nice but I was hoping for something...More

1  Thank FoodLover07800
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Family lunch for Mother’s Day, great ambiance, delicious food and excellent service. Highly recommend.

1  Thank BernieM140
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a very rushed meal due to attending a local theatre but will rush back as the meal and service was superb.Had the meat and bean stew very tasty and can’t wait to go back

1  Thank g0lden0ldie
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First visit and will definitely be going back. The waiter could not have been more helpful and friendly. Offering to go through the menu and recommending a beer that we hadn’t tried before. Lovely quiet atmosphere. Good value for money and delicious food

1  Thank Charlotte C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We made our eagerly anticipated second visit to O Picado last night for a pre-theatre dinner. Unfortunately horrendous traffic on our journey meant we only had 40 minutes to order and eat. The gentleman serving us could not have been more accommodating and sped our...More

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

Thank you so much for your valued custom and very apreciated review witch made our gentleman very proud and happy :) see you again :)

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely beautiful food Every dish was cooked to perfection The staff are brilliant The fish with fried banana was tasty Not at all pricey Perfect for pre dinner before theatre

1  Thank kellyperrey
fatima46, Manager at O Picado, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your valued custom and appreciated review wich I have shared with all the staff , a big thank you from all of us at opicado.:)hope seeing you soon.

Reviewed 10 February 2018

Booked for a show at nearby theatre & was looking for a place to eat first ... how lucky were we.......... walked past this restaurant among a lot of others but chose it !! ... Lovely place, felt like we were on holiday, yummy food,...More

Thank elaine p
fatima46, Manager at O Picado, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your valued custom and review. Look forward to see you soon :)

Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

Love coming here food is great and delicious with good service and good drinks finished the meal off with lovely coffee and crf

1  Thank Hugo R
fatima46, Manager at O Picado, responded to this reviewResponded 29 January 2018

Thank you for your valued visit and review

Reviewed 25 January 2018

Found ourselves here, quite by accident; what a lucky accident. The lovely welcome made us feel good, the unbelievable value 'pre-theatre' meal, got us thinking why hadn't we noticed this gem before. Will have to return and sample the menu which looked full of delicious...More

1  Thank Barbara M
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9 July 2017|
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Response from Hugo R | Reviewed this property |
yes you can they have had few weddings there also baptism, birthday parties so yes you can
6 March 2016|
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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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$22
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 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: 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
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