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Vino Vero

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Wine Bar, British
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110 Leigh Road, Leigh-on Sea, Southend-on-Sea SS9 1BU, England
+44 1702 808251
11:30 am - 8:30 pm
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Tue - Thu 11:30 am - 7:30 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 8:30 pm
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London, England, United Kingdom
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91 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed February 18, 2016

Really nice place for wine tasting, the couple who run it know everything about wine and are keen to impart their knowledge but in an interesting way. The wine was served with cheese and biscuits.

Thank Karen H
Westcliff-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed December 23, 2015 via mobile

Love this place taught me an awful lot about it with no wine snobbery involved. Recommended it to loads of people who are now regulars

Thank holmesy2015
London, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed October 16, 2015

This is fun, they have a wine menu serving 25 or 50ml tasting glasses of wine and flights of sherry. Nearly everyone who tastes Rubis - a chocolate red wine - buys a bottle. In 30 mins to an hour you have tastings and the expertise of the owners (Sam & Charlie?) who really know their wines

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124 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
Reviewed August 20, 2015

Visited Vino Vero for one of their wine-tasting evenings. The evening's tastings were Australian. You were given 3 whites and 3 reds to sample along with a bonus 7th! I bought this as a birthday present for my hubby who absolutely loved it. You also get a cheese platter with your tastings. The owners are extremely knowledgeable and make you... More 

Thank ferg17
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16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed July 19, 2015

I recently went to Vino Vero for a rosé wine tasting with my family and we had an incredible time!Upon arrival we were given a table, then we were presented with a huge cheese board with bread and cheeses from local shops.The wines we were given to taste were in generous amounts so you had plenty of time to savour... More 

Thank Rebecca W
Leigh-on Sea, United Kingdom
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37 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed June 9, 2015

We stumbled across Vino Vero on an afternoon stroll in the sun, the shop looked really interesting so we popped in for a look. We were greeted by Sam who was very friendly and explained how the shop worked - explaining the wine tasting options and what they currently had on offer. We promised to return later in the day... More 

2 Thank Vicky-Gareth
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed June 5, 2015 via mobile

We casually popped in one evening to try some new wines. We were seated and talked to by Sam. He provided a fantastic insight into a wide variety of wine to someone who likes to ask copious amounts of questions. Himself, the wine and cheese combination ensured that we returned for a wine tasting evening a few weeks later. The... More 

2 Thank Martyn W
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16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed June 5, 2015 via mobile

My partner and I visited last month (May 15) for a full wine tasting evening. It was the first time we had been to an organised tasting and we really enjoyed it. There was a relaxed atmosphere, the hosts were approachable and had extensive knowledge about all the wines. I would highly recommend the wine tasting and also not just... More 

Thank Laura T
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed May 7, 2015 via mobile

Visited for their full wine tasting and got a cheese board and olives. Really enjoyed it, the wine tasting is good value especially considering you get their extensive knowledge if you want to ask any questions! The staff were so friendly and helpful as well. Can't wait to go back!

1 Thank LandBli
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed October 7, 2014

As I know very little about wine it's great to find a shop where not only are the staff extremely knowledgeable and helpful, but also completely down-to-earth and unpretentious. Their genuine enthusiasm for good wine shows through. I've had some delicious wines from here without breaking the bank, and they've even organised delivery for family and friends further afield.

1 Thank Edward N

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Wine Bar, British
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Reservations
Good for
Large groups
Open Hours
11:30 am - 7:30 pm
11:30 am - 7:30 pm
11:30 am - 7:30 pm
11:30 am - 8:30 pm
11:30 am - 8:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 110 Leigh Road, Leigh-on Sea, Southend-on-Sea SS9 1BU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Southend-on-Sea  >  Leigh-on Sea
  • Phone Number: +44 1702 808251
Wine shop and tasting room.

Buy over 200 bottles to take away or sample wines in store from an always changing list of over 15 wines.

Try our cheese platters and snacks too.

Please note although we do serve food, it is a limited selection designed to compliment the wine, and we're not classed as a restaurant.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?