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The Cricketers Bar and Food

228 London Road, Southend-on-Sea SS0 7JG, England
+44 7709 264880
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Extremely disappointed

Visited pub based on it being in the CAMRA guide and expected the food to be that detailed on the... read more

Reviewed 10 May 2018
Rob7591t
Great band venue

Great layout for drinking and seeing bands. I am only 5'2" and i had a good view of the band. The... read more

Reviewed 16 April 2018
Annie D
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Brighton, United Kingdom
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Traditional English Pub and restaurant. Come and join us at The Cricketers for delicious traditional pub food together with a wide selection of wines, ales and beers. Please visit our website for menus and more information. We look forward to seeing you soon.
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good13%
  • Average3%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible11%
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“sunday lunch” (9 reviews)
“lamb shank” (3 reviews)
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228 London Road, Southend-on-Sea SS0 7JG, England
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+44 7709 264880
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"sunday lunch"
in 9 reviews
"steak and ale pie"
in 3 reviews
"lamb shank"
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"group lunch"
in 2 reviews
"home cooked"
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"tribute band"
in 2 reviews
"steak night"
in 2 reviews
"great band"
in 2 reviews
"lovely food"
in 2 reviews
"course meal"
in 2 reviews
"prawns"
in 2 reviews
"a great evening"
in 2 reviews
"great value for money"
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"pub"
in 12 reviews
"chips"
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"waitress"
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"bands"
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Reviewed 10 May 2018

Visited pub based on it being in the CAMRA guide and expected the food to be that detailed on the pub website. Early evening 7pm not many customers in bar but many of the hand pumps at the bar were not in use which meant...More

Thank Rob7591t
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Reviewed 16 April 2018

Great layout for drinking and seeing bands. I am only 5'2" and i had a good view of the band. The sound was good, plenty of nice ladies loos at either end of the pub. Friendly bar staff. We stayed at Muthcliff Hotel, easily within...More

Thank Annie D
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Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

Truly fabulous. This place has gone above and beyond since being taken over a few years back to get rid of the bad name and vibe and yes it’s managed it. The Management is truly fabulous and welcoming with getting a fabulous menu right and...More

Thank sezy1975
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Reviewed 11 March 2018

Six of us went for a meal and I have to say the service, food and live band were excellent! Couldn't fault anything- great time had by all!

Thank Penelope R
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Reviewed 11 February 2018

We regularly visit but as usual found difficulty in finding enough chairs to sit on to gather for a pre dinner drink. We had dinned there before and had an okay meal, so decided to do so again. Big mistake, The menu deal offered included...More

Thank Ken T
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Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

We had a lovely meal here but sadly there was not a lot of choice in the way of sweets. But that doesn't stop us going back as we have been several times before and there was more on the menu then .

Thank moyler1951
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Reviewed 26 January 2018 via mobile

Arrived last Sunday to get a meal for two No I did not have a booking however this was not for lack of trying as both the landline phone and mobile number rang and rang ultimately going to ansaphone My number is not withheld so...More

1  Thank Mark M
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Reviewed 8 December 2017

My cousin and me run a group at our church for Learning Disability adults. We booked and went for a Sunday lunch here back in the spring/summer and found everything great, so decided to return for our Christmas meal, which we also booked from the...More

Thank Holidaymaker38
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Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

We’ve recently moved to Westcliff from South London and this place is a breath of fresh air. The team working here are always the same faces and always really friendly! The atmosphere is really chilled out and relaxed. Regular bands on is great & gets...More

Thank mcbully
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Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

This place has always been a great meeting place I myself worked there many years ago and met Lee Brllioux and nothing has changed the food is excellent and the manager a man keen on creating a public house restaurant as the place to go....More

Thank Ken W
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MaureenChudley
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Response from mcbully | Reviewed this property |
Been here many many times and paid by card and never been charged a fee. Ever. Perhaps you are mistaken?
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