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Oak Tree Vegetarian Bistro

75 Leigh Road, Leigh-on Sea, Southend-on-Sea SS9 1JN, England
+44 1702 471435
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good17%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
9:00 AM - 10:30 PMAll hours
International, British, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
75 Leigh Road, Leigh-on Sea, Southend-on-Sea SS9 1JN, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I’m not vegetarian but loved this restaurant. Great food, fresh and full of flavour. Not where I would normally go, but I’m now a convert. Found their other place the Acorn, equally good eating, divine sausage sandwich ! Plan an evening visit really soon. Totally...More

Thank Victoria C
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Food was amazing and staff were so attentive. Ordered the stir fry which was soooo tasty. Will definitely be going back

Thank Johnj212121
Reviewed January 14, 2018 via mobile

My review title says it all! Not a veggie personally but i am open to other cuisine so not too bothered at the menu. However I do still expect good value for money food and this i found lacking. The starters were way overpriced for...More

6  Thank esf666
Reviewed January 13, 2018

My Partner and I took a chance on Thursday evening, after he'd checked out 'local' vegetarian restaurants during the day, to our delight a set table for four was easily divided into two separate tables for two to accommodate us. This was appreciated especially as...More

Thank Smiff679
Reviewed January 12, 2018 via mobile

Excellent Menu. Great Vibe and lovely staff. been here a few times now and tried various meals on the menu and it's always been good. if I lived nearer I would be there twice a week at least. There needs to be more Vegan places

Thank Chaz S
Reviewed January 10, 2018

Although I am not vegetarian or vegan, I am happy to try new things and generally enjoy this type of food. However my burger was very dry and the coleslaw was substituted with a small salad. My friend had the firey chilli, she said it...More

Thank lurcherlady123
Reviewed January 6, 2018 via mobile

Tried the oak tree for Veganuary with 2 friends and it was delicious. I had the chilli mac cheese, a glass of red vegan spanish wine and chocolate brownie with ice cream. Absolutely loved it and will definitely be back to try the rest of...More

Thank Freddieboxer
Reviewed December 19, 2017 via mobile

My husband and I have been to the oak tree on 5 occasions, twice for lunch, twice for breakfast and once for valentines day evening meal. On all occasions we have experienced delicious, healthy food and immaculate service and I cannot wait to come back!...More

1  Thank 172logans
Reviewed November 26, 2017 via mobile

My daughter is a vegan and raves about this place. She is even having her wedding reception here early next year and so I thought I’d check it out. I popped in for breakfast and chose the scrambled tofu with the optional gluten free bread....More

3  Thank lymph1
Reviewed November 23, 2017 via mobile

It's always great to find a vegetarian restaurant. Oak Tree came recommended by Suenos Guest House in Southend. It was about a 40 minute walk or about £7 taxi ride. So many options and the food was fabulous, so nice to have more than 'mushroom...More

2  Thank Lee T
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Questions & Answers
Angela S
September 16, 2017|
Response from Oaktreebistro | Property representative |
we have a gluten free menu and all precautions are taken to avoid cross contamination. however gluten is cooked in the same kitchen.
Victor B
August 13, 2017|
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Response from Oaktreebistro | Property representative |
That would be absolutely fine Please call us on 01702 471435 and we can sort out the details
April 25, 2015|
Response from Oaktreebistro | Property representative |
We have a huge selection of gluten free options in our starters and main meals We also also serve gluten free bread as well so we can adapt the majority of the sandwiches
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$3 - $14
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks, Late Night
Restaurant features
Full Bar, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:30 PM
9:00 AM - 10:30 PM
9:00 AM - 10:30 PM
9:00 AM - 10:30 PM
9:00 AM - 10:30 PM
9:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 75 Leigh Road, Leigh-on Sea, Southend-on-Sea SS9 1JN, England (Formerly Oaktree Market)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Southend-on-Sea  >  Leigh-on Sea
  • Phone Number: +44 1702 471435
  • E-mail
The Oak Tree vegetarian Bistro is a great place to meet for breakfast, lunch, Dinner or just for a fantastic coffee and slice of cake. Fully licensed, We have an abundance of Vegan and Veggie food for you to enjoy. We are passionate about Vegetarian and Vegan food... so come and see what all the fuss is about!!
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