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Browsing places to eat and drink within 3 miles of Palace Theatre


University of Essex Business Hub & i-Lab
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Southend Campus, Elmer Approach, Southend-on-Sea, Essex, SS1 1LW, Tel: 01702 328336, Email, www.essex.ac.uk/businesshub

In addition to meeting and conference room hire, the i-Lab (innovation laboratory) can transport users from their everyday environment into an extraordinary space designed to inspire creative thought.


Southend Campus, Elmer Approach, Southend-on-Sea, SS1 1LW, Tel: 01702 328338, Email


The Royals Shopping Centre, High Street, Southend-on-Sea, SS1 1DG, Tel: 01702 456720

Find a whole new look with H&M. This stylish store offers a great mix of the season's must-have looks and fashion essentials at an affordable price.

Cliffs Pavilion

Station Road, Southend, Essex, SS0 7RA, Tel: 01702 351135, www.thecliffspavilion.co.uk

Southend's premier entertainment complex, the Cliffs Pavilion is a great place to experience live performances. The region's leading theatre and concert hall, programmes include touring West End musicals, ballet, concerts and comedy.

Southend Pier
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Western Esplanade, Southend-on-Sea, Essex, SS1 1EE, Tel: 01702 215620, Email, www.visitsouthend.co.uk

If you walk along Southend-on-Sea's High Street, towards the sea, your eye will be drawn in a straight line towards the longest pleasure Pier in the world.


The Old Water Works, North Road, Southend-on-Sea, Essex, SS0 7AB, Email

TAP (Temporary Arts Project Ltd) is an independent artist led space sited in a Victorian water works that has been converted into artist studios, a project space and screening room.

Belfairs Golf Course

Eastwood Road North, Leigh-on-Sea, Southend-on-Sea, Essex, SS9 4LR, Tel: 01702 525345, Email, www.belfairsgolfclub.co.uk

The golf course at Belfairs Park covers 123 acres. The 18 hole course layout remains much as it was originally designed in the 1920s with many of the fairways flanked by woodland. It is a par 70 course with a total length of 5857 yards.


21-22 Marine Parade, Southend, Essex, SS1 2EJ, Tel: 01702 467305, Email, www.chinnerys.co.uk

Chinnerys is the main live music venue in Southend and the surrounding area, regularly playing host to major signed touring acts as well as showcasing a wide array of local talent.

Southchurch Hall Museum
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Southchurch Hall Close, Southend-on-Sea, Essex, SS1 2TE, Tel: 01702 467671, www.southendmuseums.co.uk

Southchurch Hall museum is housed in the half-timbered medieval manor house, which dates to the early 14th century.

Lemon Tree

513 Southchurch Road, Southend-on-Sea, SS1 2PH, Tel: 01702 467793, Email

Lemon Tree - an authentic taste of Mediterranean cuisine. Located on Southchurch Road the restaurant adds a fesh & sophisticated feel to the neighbourhood serving mostly Italian & Greek dishes. www.lemontreesouthend.co.uk

Cliff Lift

Western Esplanade, Southend-on-Sea, SS1 1EE, Tel: 01702 618747, Email

The Historic Cliff Lift has a valuable position in modern Southend, offering a practical and enjoyable way for people to gain access between the seafront and the Clifftown area.

Southend Pier Museum

Southend Pier (shore end), Western Esplanade, Southend, Essex, SS1 2EL, Tel: 01702 614553

Coach park: Seaway Coach & Car Park

Brings to life the fascinating past of the longest pleasure pier in the world. Artefacts, pictorial displays of pier's entertainment, disasters, staff, boats, illuminations and railway. Suitable for all ages. Prior bookings required.

Leigh Heritage Centre

High Street, Old Town, Leigh-on-Sea, Southend, Essex, UK, Tel: 01702 470834, www.leighsociety.com/leighheritagecentre.htm

Museum with photographic display of the history of Leigh-on-Sea, and fully restored fisherman's cottage, circa l850, situated in the waterside High Street of the Old Town.


45 The Broadway, Leigh-on-Sea, Essex, SS9 1PA, Tel: 01702 470099

Speciality: Goat's Cheese Tower

At the heart of Leigh-on-Sea's fashionable Broadway, The Estuary is a stylish contemporary restaurant, providing diners with fantastic fresh food.


Aviation Way, Southend on Sea, Essex, SS2 6UN, Tel: 01702 545554, Email, www.saxonhall.co.uk

With five air conditioned suites and parking for nearly 200 cars, Saxon Hall provides the perfect setting whatever the occasion. Whether a meeting or conference 2 or 400 people, we can accommodate you.

Southend Leisure and Tennis Centre

Garon Park, Eastern Avenue, Southend, Essex, SS2 4FA, Tel: 01702 442903, www.creating-leisure.co.uk

Situated in its own grounds this modern multi-sports, tennis and conference centre is ideal for business, school and social occasions. Athletics tracks.


Basement, Maitland House, Warrior Square, Southend, Essex, SS1 2JY, Tel: 01702 445630, Email, www.mayhemnightclub.com

From R'n'B to EMO no two nights during the week are the same! Bringing you events on Mondays, Fridays and Saturdays. See our website to see which nights suit your individual tastes best.


9-11 London Road, Southend-on-Sea, Essex, SS9 1PE, Tel: 01702 262972

You can experience the sensational taste of Spain at La Tasca, where a little bit of the Mediterranean has landed at the top of the high street.