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The Labworth Restaurant

Furtherwick Road, SS8 7DW, England
+44 1268 683209
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good16%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Furtherwick Road, SS8 7DW, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We are regulars at The Labworth and always enjoy our visits. Tonight we had the Chateaubriand Special and it was absolutely first class. Well done to Paul and the Team Tony and Lorraine

Thank Tony M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Canvey Island is not particularly known for it's restaurants, so the Labworth provided a pleasant surprise for my wife and I when we were treated to a night out here by some friends. The staff were very friendly and efficient, the menu, though not exceptionally...More

Thank GlennCroc
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went for a early booking which gets you a 25% discount on the main course. This also allowed us to watch the river activities, whilst the sun went down. The waitress was good and menu has a good selection. I normally finish with a...More

Thank Mick M
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

My first visit to Canvey Island and it was a lovely sunny day. A perfect day to visit The Labworth with views over the water and folding windows along its length. Good food, good drinks and not too expensive. Definitely not a chippy on the...More

Thank Justin W
Reviewed 19 August 2017

Delighted to find a very clean restaurant on the seafront. Staff friendly, service very good and food good quality

1  Thank Brian A
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

We hired the Labworth for a private function for our joint 60th Birthday, and what a night it was, Paul, Angie and all the staff put on a fantastic night for us, The food was fantastic, music excellent and nothing was to much bother for...More

Thank biojock
Paul H, Owner at The Labworth Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind remarks, it was our pleasure. Glad you enjoyed it

Reviewed 14 August 2017

I have been coming to the Labworth for quite a few years, and to be honest, have never experienced any problems previously. We went on this occasion, for a family birthday meal, and there were 6 of us present. When ringing to book the table,...More

Thank jacquiessex_10
Paul H, Owner at The Labworth Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Sorry you had a bad experience with us on your evening, I can only apologise in this instance but wish you had said something at the time to enable us to resolve any problems straight away.

Reviewed 9 August 2017

Sea view table overlooking the estuary, great friendly staff, attentive and accommodating. Food adorable, excellent quality, Most things on the menu are Gluten Free which is fantastic. If you arrive at 6pm and leave before 8pm you get 25% off the bill, 2 course meal...More

Thank kaz881
Paul H, Owner at The Labworth Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Glad you enjoyed your evening, we always like to make people feel that little more special if we know its for a celebration. Thanks for your review

Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Decided to visit this restaurant based on a personal recommendation and wasn't disappointed. The staff were very friendly and attentive - though not overbearing - and we were left feeling special & classy! (Ha ha). My only slight gripe was that the shared vegetables were...More

Thank John M
Paul H, Owner at The Labworth Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review, we do check back on tables if everything is ok, you remarked we were very attentive, you only needed to ask for more vegetables and we would of happily obliged. Look forward to seeing...More

Reviewed 3 August 2017

We attended a birthday party at the labworth recently , it proved to be a great venue for such an occasion. The staff were particularly helpful and attentive. Good food and drink variety too! Stunning views across the River Thames to boot....

Thank GetThereQuicker
Paul H, Owner at The Labworth Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your review, glad you enjoyed your evening

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Hazel M
16 July 2017|
Response from lindsay l | Reviewed this property |
They used to shut down over the Christmas period but I don't believe they do now. Although I don't think they usually open on Christmas day although there are many restaurants that do locally. Give them a ring 01268 683209
11 May 2017|
Response from Paul H | Property representative |
the restaurant is only open in the evenings from 6pm. The Beach Bistro downstairs is open from 9am for breakfast and lunch, but has its own tripadvisor page
Allan S
11 February 2017|
Response from Paul H | Property representative |
Unfortunately not at this time, just telephone us on 01268 683209 to make a reservation
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 35 - USD 54
Restaurant features
Reservations, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
18:00 - 00:00
18:00 - 00:00
18:00 - 00:00
18:00 - 00:00
18:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Furtherwick Road, SS8 7DW, England (Formerly The Labworth)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Canvey Island
  • Phone Number: +44 1268 683209
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