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Stop The World Cafe

113 Broadway, Leigh-on Sea, Southend-on-Sea SS9 1PG, England
+44 1702 719969
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good29%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“brunch” (79 reviews)
“cakes” (213 reviews)
“welsh rarebit” (13 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
113 Broadway, Leigh-on Sea, Southend-on-Sea SS9 1PG, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We are regular visitors to this lovely cafe. They never fail to impress us with the quality service they provide and the truly wonderful food and drink on offer. We have sampled breakfast, lunch and also afternoon tea and cake. The cappuccinos always hit the...More

1  Thank Dave-Mox
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely food, a little too pricey for what it is, but would still recommend. nice location and would recommend booking in advance if possible, or arrive early if you are there for breakfast as it gets very busy.

Thank Perri D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First time at Stop The World Cafe but I'll be back for sure whenever I come to Leigh-on-Sea. The rarebit was great, the scrambled eggs & salmon too. The Liquid Gold is amazing and I'm very happy I tried it! wide selection of tea and...More

2  Thank Judit E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food was amazing and the staff were very polite, felt very welcome into the cafe. Definitely will be returning.

Thank Louise H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I took my boyfriend here for his birthday breakfast, both had the cooked english, very lovely. Fully enjoyed our breakfast and the waiting staff were friendly, prompt, attentive and knowledgable. Had the choice of additional sides, definitely recommend the chorizo if you’re after a salty...More

Thank nsnt9492
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

NormallyI I love eating here but not this time ....went for the full breakfast......mistake.... egg over cooked which I could have forgiven....but the streaky bacon was so over cooked....well burnt really....When I asked our waiter about the bacon he suggested I ask for it to...More

Thank Longtallsally
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed in Southend for the bank holiday weekend and found this gem of a cafe online! Majorly impressed with the food Full English Chocolate porridge (ve) Curry Tofu Scramble (ve) And a Red Velvet Coffee! Can't reccomend enough! Thankyou

1  Thank Kate E
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a lovely visit on a very rainy Sunday! Had to wait a while to be seated but plenty of cakes to look at whilst you wait! Love cake and red velvet latte! Only negative was that all poached eggs were done on a poacher...More

Thank erichardson1793
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I love eating here! I've been so many times, I couldn't count. Their ever changing menu is delightful as it means you're not repeating the same dishes every time you return. Good selection of options but sometimes their vegan options are just a bit too...More

1  Thank Megan B
Reviewed August 11, 2018 via mobile

I stopped by here as it looked suitably busy and they had outdoor tables which I needed as I had my dog with me. The menu is varied but modern with healthy items through to a full English and the eggs Benedict which I opted...More

Thank TheIrishFella
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September 2, 2017|
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Response from gracek92 | Reviewed this property |
They do ! They even do tofu now
Angela S
August 12, 2017|
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Response from Vicki T | Property representative |
Hello Angela I'm afraid we can't cater for you. We are a cafe which has a small kitchen without a separate area to prepare certain foods Regards stoptheworldcafe
Sue o
November 30, 2016|
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Response from Jimpendrigh | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunately no you can't book it's that popular. Worth the wait though
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$4 - $13
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special occasions, Kids, Local cuisine, Families with children
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 113 Broadway, Leigh-on Sea, Southend-on-Sea SS9 1PG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Southend-on-Sea  >  Leigh-on Sea
  • Phone Number: +44 1702 719969
  • E-mail
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