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Oliver's On The Beach

| Western Esplanade, Westcliff-on-Sea, Southend-on-Sea, England
+44 1702 351191
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good19%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“scotch egg” (7 reviews)
“eggs royale” (6 reviews)
“beans” (11 reviews)
Open Now
09:00 - 15:00 Hours
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
| Western Esplanade, Westcliff-on-Sea, Southend-on-Sea, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Oliver's is sat on the sea. Out of the windows are great views. We wanted a hot meal so had egg on toast. Staff did a good job and everything was clean.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank A3303XQpaulh
Reviewed 1 week ago

Where do I start! We visited with our in laws and our 2 young daughters who were quite 'itchy' because on really quite a cold day by the beach they had gotten wet and muddy and were hungry. The staff took our details and whilst...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Anya D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I’m gonna be brief. If I owned a cafe, this would be how I’d want it to be - great food, great location, great service and great decor. Definitely will be back every time we visit Southend.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Stewart1975
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went there with my friend after having a nice walk on the beach. Place looked interesting and reminded me of small italian/french coffee shops I love that much so we went in. Very small and cosy place with impressive view. We tried only coffee and...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Yallar J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Gorgeous post-Christmas breakfast. Most of us had the alternative breakfast as we’d had our fill of pigs in blankets over the holiday. Two perfectly poached eggs, 3 gigantic baked field mushrooms, spinach, roasted tomatoes and asparagus with a scattering of feta and some toast (real...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank CM818x
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

two of us my pale and me fancied a nice bit of egg and bacon so we went here early one morning still had to wait a bit my mate had haddock with poached egg on top i ordered 2 eggs 2 sausage 2 bacon...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank John H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visiting family and like an episode of Gavin and Stacey us Welsh explored the “full English” Lush fresh breakfast with gorgeous views of the sea front. The staff were lovely and friendly and we had a great get together. Thanks love Nessa x

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank muchbeer
Reviewed 11 December 2018 via mobile

Strange service experience of two halves. Initially the staff seemed put out at me having to wait 6 min for my friend to arrive. This was delivered in perfectly planned interrogations 60 seconds apart by consecutive staff members! My attempts to order a drink while...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank hey_dilly
Reviewed 6 December 2018 via mobile

I went here with my parents for lunch for my dad's birthday. It is a shame you cannot book as we had to wait outside in the car for 30 minutes until a table became available. Once we were seated we were served by a...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank MartinLoS
Reviewed 28 November 2018 via mobile

We arrived on a misty Friday lunchtime to a full cafe. Staff were very helpful on advising us on the waiting time. Half an hour later we were sat down on a cleared table. The staff could not have been better. The food was very...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank South_Benfleet
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13 November 2018|
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Response from Steve S | Reviewed this property |
I don't think you can book, we were told that if there aren't any tables available they put your name on a list and have to wait until a table becomes available.
13 November 2018|
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Response from EnglandQuasar | Reviewed this property |
I you cannot book and it works
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17 July 2018|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, View, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 15:00
09:00 - 15:00
09:00 - 15:00
09:00 - 15:00
09:00 - 15:00
09:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | Western Esplanade, Westcliff-on-Sea, Southend-on-Sea, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Southend-on-Sea  >  Westcliff-on-Sea
  • Phone Number: +44 1702 351191
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