‘We catch so many, I can only get rid of them at Colchester zoo....the sea lions can’t get enough’.
Leigh on Sea News
A carefully sourced selection of regional wines is crucial to delivering an authentic Italian dining experience to our community
Opening on Monday 4th February, The Gourmet Deli is an exciting new artisan delicatessen which is set to take the Leigh Broadway by storm.
The Refill Room is a brand new store to Leigh-on-Sea with a brand new idea! The store’s main ethos and intent is simply to help eliminate single use packaging.
The Pipe of Port Restaurant and Wine Merchant in central Southend has opened its doors to those wanting not only to sample their award-winning food and exceptional tipples, but also anyone looking to formalise their interest in wine and get themselves a qualification in wines and spirits.
The Christmas party season is upon us and just about everyone is wondering what to do to survive and come out healthy on the other side.
There are a number of traditional pubs in our area that hold special places in all our hearts. It might be remembering a great night out, a family meal or even a date...
“Often, all I ever want is some perfectly grilled fish and buttered new potatoes”. A quote from Rick Steins ‘Seafood Odyssey’.
Don’t over complicate things. Words I’m certain chef’s the world over would agree with.
Set in a renovated Victorian sun shelter with uninterrupted views over the estuary.
A lively, bustling, restaurant, with quirky Mexican décor, offing an exceptional range of authentic Mexican tequilas and Mezcals, with over 40 currently on offer.
The good old Brisket Tin were serving up their glorious ‘Low & Slow’ BBQ at my bar of the moment, the wonderful West Road Tap! Wowzers, with craft beer in hand, I stuffed my face with 12 hour smoked brisket, and 9 hour smoked Char Siu pork collar!
With an established and extremely popular restaurant in the heart of Leigh Broadway, and then a deli thrown into the mix through demand, it was only a matter of time before The Estuary opened up another thriving restauran
Ditch the sandwich and indulge in a mouth-watering exotic Thai salad, a ‘Big Dish’, or a ‘Mixed Dish’ from Manoly’s!
Westcliff has got an almost village feel about the place. I guess you could say Westcliff is to Leigh what Shoreditch is to Chelsea! So, people, take a little trip down Canewdon Road in Westcliff and give Frank & Luna’s a go; you’ll see what I’m talking about, it’s a wonderfully friendly café.
Well I’ve got to say Rayleigh you’re certainly stamping your authority on our local gourmet scene.
Do you know what, whilst on the train home last week, I realised something; I’ve been writing at Leigh-on-sea.com for three years this month! Yeah 3 years! Where the hell has that time gone!
Once a rather uninteresting former old folks home, this building has been transformed in to a high-end boutique hotel, with an equally lavish restaurant.