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120 Station Road, Westcliff-on-Sea, Southend-on-Sea SS0 7SA, England
+44 1702 437963
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good30%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
120 Station Road, Westcliff-on-Sea, Southend-on-Sea SS0 7SA, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

First time here. Had a very good meal. The T bone is excellent as is the Salmon. Typical Greek food, well prepared and properly cooked, very tasty. Service was very good and the venue nice and clean. I liked the fact that you can see...More

Thank David S
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This was our first visit, and the staff were very attentive. Excellent food in generous portions. We enjoyed the relaxed atmosphere, Greek blue decor and spotless napiery!

Thank Lunchtimer
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I last went to this restaurant when it was Candles Inn and enjoyed a lot. Four of us went on a Sunday afternoon were the only ones there in the 2.5 hrs we spent in the restaurant. The service throughout was very good although with...More

Thank Robert G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We always have the Mezes and it's always good! Been here lots of time and the staff are always attentive.

Thank felexo
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

This was our first time to the Akropolis and we really enjoyed it. We all had The Akropolis Meze which is potions of starters, then fish dishes etc 12 courses!!! so much food which was great four adults eating and still the food kept coming....More

Thank j0hnnyp330
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

A very good variety of Greek foods from starters to desserts. Portions are plentiful and staff is very friendly. Can be very busy especially pre-theatre so pre-booking recommended

Thank worldtraveller283
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

Came here with my partner and children. Lovely food, good service only thing I could complain about was my son wanted the swordfish but we were told it wasn't available until the weekend they don't serve it on week days but menu didn't state this....More

Thank leannemackay82
Reviewed 30 May 2017

We went before a show at The Cliffs. The food was superb and the service just as good. Great variety of dishes to choose from and all four of us found our (different) meals tasty. It's a small restaurant with a lot of tables so...More

Thank LisaKalugin
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Has a brilliant meal with my mum and sister before a show at the cliffs. Could not fault it at all we had a meze to share and there was sooo much food it was fantastic. Great atmosphere and staff. Even got them to save...More

Thank leanne c
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

I visited this restaurant for a meal with the girls, I chose the Meze, a variety of Greek foods to sample from starters through to desserts, the choice was plentiful and very good value for money, you need to give this a try, superb

Thank sandra a
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7 April 2016|
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Response from Lesley D | Reviewed this property |
I would say a bit of each. Some Cypriot food. Grilled halloumi, vine leaves, yogurt, but mainly Greek. Very enjoyable. Especially the Meze. Worth the money.
Lindsey M
1 November 2015|
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Response from Mark H | Reviewed this property |
Never been but would assume menu is still similar Greek food
Roger S
27 December 2014|
Response from Gary B | Reviewed this property |
Fair enough
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 120 Station Road, Westcliff-on-Sea, Southend-on-Sea SS0 7SA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Southend-on-Sea  >  Westcliff-on-Sea
  • Phone Number: +44 1702 437963
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