Festive Food Trail

Festive Food Trail
23 - 26 November 2017


The aim of our Festive Food Trail is to showcase Southend’s diverse culinary offering. 16 eateries are offering a special menu of dishes that allow you to taste your way around the world without leaving Southend. from Chinese and Italian, to Spanish and classic British grub, there’s something to tickle everyone’s tastebuds. 


Just take a look at the restaurants taking part and the dishes they have on offer, then grab a friend or two and tuck in!


You’ll find the Festive Food Trail sticker sheet on the back of Food Trail Guide (which you can pick up at any of the restaurants involved), and each eatery you visit will sticker it for you. Collect three or more stickers and return your completed form to us to be entered into the prize draw to win £100 to spend at any of the restaurants taking part in the Trail! 

Send your completed form to Southend BID, Pier Offices, Western Esplanade, Southend, Essex, SS1 1EE or email a photo of it to hello@southendbid.com

1. Annie's Bar & Bistro
Market Place, Alexandra St, SS11DA
tel: 01702 332647
web: facebook.com/anniesbarandbistro
DISH 1 Mexican Enchiladas £5
DISH 2 Chicken Coconut Curry £5
DISH 3 Beef Burger with skin on herby chips £5

2. Birdwood Bakery 
Victoria shopping, SS2 5SP
tel: 01702 615908
web: birdwoodbakery.com
DISH 1 Luxury mince pie or mincemeat slice and any medium hot drink £3.50
DISH 2 Pork, chicken and stuffing gourmet sausage roll and any medium hot drink £4.20
Flavoured syrups extra

3. The Dickens 
119 High Street, SS1 1LH
tel: 01702 437954
web: thedickens.co.uk
The Chip Shop Special
DISH 1 Fish or battered sausages, chips and mushy peas £5
DISH 2 Vegan fish, chips and mushy peas £5
DISH 3 Pie, mash and liquor £5

4. Fishermans Wharf
Western Esplanade, SS1 1EE
tel: 01702 346773
web: www.fishermanswharfsouthend.co.uk
DISH 1 Bouillabaisse - Traditional Provençal fish soup with mussels, prawns and fish with farmhouse bread £4.50
DISH 2 Parmesan crusted plaice fillet with pickled shallot, pea purée and garlic pesto £3.95
DISH 3 Lemon Sole Veronique - Fillet of lemon sole in a white wine sauce with grapes and buttered vegetables £5
Opening hours: Thursday, Friday and Saturday 12-9:30pm and Sunday 12-6pm

5. East Coast Social
9-11 London Road, SS1 1TJ
tel: 01702 782222
web: eastcoastsocial.co.uk
DISH 1 Any starter from the Christmas menu £5

6. Gleneagles Guesthouse
5-6 Clifftown Parade, SS1 1DP
tel: 01702 333635
web: gleneaglesguesthouse.co.uk
DISH 1 Essex Rarebit £5
DISH 2 Queen Vic Lunch (Ploughmans) £5
DISH 3 Homemade soup of the day and crusty bread £5
10% off Festive Afternoon Tea with 3 or more stamps from participating restaurants

7. Grosvenor Casino Restaurant 
Church Road, SS1 2AL
tel: 01702 411610
web:  grosvenorcasinos.com/local-casinos/southend-on-sea
DISH 1 Roast turkey breast, stuffing & cranberry in a warm ciabatta with a side of roasted potatoes £5
Includes a complimentary drink

8. Il Pescatore
4, Queens Road, SS1 1LU
tel: 01702 341892
web: pescatoresouthend.com
DISH 1 Spaghetti Carbonara £5
DISH 2 Penne Bolognese £5
DISH 3 Vegetarian Cannelloni (V) £5
Starter portions available from 11.30am-5pm

9. Legend Deli 
16 Market Place, SS1 1DA
tel: 01702 808640
web: facebook.com/legenddeli
DISH 1 Christmas Scotch Egg - Pancetta, sage, chestnut and cranberry £5
DISH 2 Panko Pork Belly - Slow steamed and roasted pork belly fried with a panko crumb served with tomato and pepper sauce £5
DISH 3 Baileys chocolate molten lava cake with homemade double chocolate ice-cream £5

10. Lemon Witch Kitchen 
17, Queens Road, SS1 1LT
tel: 07720769007
web: lemonwitch.co.uk
DISH 1 Ruldoph's Treat - Apple sauce, cinnamon & ice cream + hot chocolate with cream and marshmallows £5
 Santa's Delight - Nutella, melted marshmallows & cream + hot chocolate with cream and marshmallows £5
DISH 3 Feels Like Christmas - Turkey, Brie & cranberry sauce + hot chocolate with cream and marshmallows £

11. Molo Lounge
185-197 High Street, SS1 1LL
tel: 01702 342915
web: thelounges.co.uk/molo
DISH 1 Black Beans & Chorizo £3.75
DISH 2 Spinach & Goat's Cheese Croquettes £3.75
DISH 3 Salt & Pepper Squid £3.75
or 3 for £9.95 

12. Revolution 
8-14 Queens Road, SS1 1LU
tel: 01702 418862
web: revolution-bars.co.uk/bar/southend-on-sea 
DISH 1 Cheesy Bacon Fries - Cheese and roquito pepper sauce topped with bacon bits £3.75
DISH 2 Popcorn Halloumi with tomato and roasted pepper salsa (V) £4.95
DISH 3 Chocolate Concrete Sundae - Chocolate brownie, salted caramel and chocolate sauce, vanilla ice cream, popping candy, bourbon biscuits and Rainbow Drops £4.25
DISH 4 Big Cheese Burger - Beef burger topped with smoked cheddar £5
Participating dishes are from Revolution's new main menu. The Christmas menu is 3 course dining or buffet only

13. Pizza Express
11, London Road, SS1 1PE
tel: 01702 435585
web: pizzaexpress.com
DISH 1 Margherita - Mozzarella and tomato £5
DISH 2 American - Pepperoni, mozzarella and tomato £5
DISH 3 Vegan Giardiniera - Artichoke, mushroom, red onion, black olives, tomato, vegan mozzarella, garlic oil and parsley £5
Thursday, Friday and Sunday all day. Saturday 11.30am until 5pm. Eat in only

14. The Railway Hotel
Clifftown Road, SS1 1AJ
tel: 01702 343194
web: railwayhotelsouthend.co.uk
DISH 1 Thai mung bean burger with chips £5
DISH 2 Vegan Sloppy Joe burger with chips £5
DISH 3 Regular vegan pizza £5
Saturday only

15. The Royal Hotel
1 High Street, SS1 1JE
tel: 01702 899222
web: royalhotelsouthend.com
DISH 1 Pan seared King scallops, smoked bacon puy lentils and butternut squash puree £5
DISH 2 Slow braised sticky lamb, boulanger potato, parsnip puree, sauteed chestnut Brussels and red wine jus £5
DISH 3 Curried coconut quinoa and greens with roasted cauliflower (V) £5
Midday until 4pm. Available in Dr. Legba's basement bar only on Sunday

16. Wok & Go
99 High Street, SS1 1HS
tel: 01702 213386
web: www.wokandgo.co.uk/restaurant/southend
DISH 1 Mini Combo - egg noodles with chicken , beef, broccoli, Asian vegetables and egg wok tossed in oyster sauce £3.95
DISH 2 Mini Sweet & Sour - chicken, beef or tofu with mixed peppers, broccoli, Asian vegetables and egg stir fried sweet and sour sauce £3.95
DISH 3 Mini Yasi Yaki - vermicelli noodles with tofu, mixed peppers, tomato, Asian vegetables and egg stir fried in a sauce of your choice £3.95