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Gallacher's Smokehouse Bar and Grill

1743 London Road, Leigh-on Sea, Southend-on-Sea SS9 2SW, England
+44 1702 474611
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Overview
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good14%
  • Average6%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“pulled pork” (82 reviews)
“ribs” (130 reviews)
“burger” (114 reviews)
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CUISINES
Steakhouse, American, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Food
Service
Value
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LOCATION
1743 London Road, Leigh-on Sea, Southend-on-Sea SS9 2SW, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Just had my husbands 40th birthday meal and it was great! Service was excellent, Adrian, Sam and Paul (and another lady whose name I didn’t catch) were so attentive. The food was amazing!! There was so much that we couldn’t eat the feast they gave...More

2  Thank jennylomax
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We go into Gallacher's when we feel like a good steak or plate full of meat. It is well cooked with just enough sides. The staff are very friendly, and the restaurant is always busy, although we have always been found a table - possibly...More

1  Thank Sue P
Adrian P, Owner at Gallacher's Smokehouse Bar and Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Sue, Thank you for taking the time to post a great review. We are so happy that we seem to be your regular "meating" place. (forgive me) :) See you soon we hope. Best Regards Adrian Gallacher.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Having not had a chance to go to gallachers since it opened I finally made it, I definitely wasn’t disappointed or left wanting, sooo much top quality food and service was also on point. I love bbq and the flavours and variety were awesome. I...More

Thank Luigi R
Adrian P, Owner at Gallacher's Smokehouse Bar and Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Luigi, Glad you enjoyed some authentic American Smoked Q at our little joint. We try really hard to perfect the amount of Smoke and spice in our Ribs etc and it looks like they hit the spot as far as you're concerned. I remember talking...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Gallacher's is a place you have to return to, the food is so good & with such a choice further visits are a must to try something else. I have been a few times with family & the Manager & his staff have always been...More

1  Thank Angela L
Adrian P, Owner at Gallacher's Smokehouse Bar and Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Angela we are so happy that you had a great time at Gallacher's. Returning, happy guests are what it's all about. I've passed your lovely comments on to Paul and the rest of the team and I'm sure they will all be pleased to see...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What can I say, absolutely loved it here. Great atmosphere, food was amazing, staff very friendly and helpful. Soon as I walked through the door we were greated by the manager who was very welcoming. For sure will be returning here

Thank Laura H
Adrian P, Owner at Gallacher's Smokehouse Bar and Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Laura, We do try really hard to make every guest feel at home and it looks like we succeeded with you! We are so chuffed that you have said that you will be returning. Best Regards Adrian Gallacher.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I have been to Gallachers many times now (one of my favourite restaurants to go to) and each time the food has been amazing! On my last visit I had a steak which I hadn’t had there before and it was the best steak I...More

Thank Sam P
Adrian P, Owner at Gallacher's Smokehouse Bar and Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Sam, Thank you so much for the lovely comments. It really does make our day when we read reviews like this. We hope to be able to welcome you again. Best Regards Adrian Gallacher.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I went there with family and have been a few times. The staff are friendly and the manager comes over and chats with you. The food is excellent. We will definitely be returning again.

1  Thank Hannah W
Adrian P, Owner at Gallacher's Smokehouse Bar and Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Hannah, We're so glad that you enjoy what we do here at Gallacher's. Our staff work so hard to ensure that our guests have a great time and some really tasty food!. Come back for more! Best Regards Adrian Gallacher.

Reviewed September 9, 2018 via mobile

We booked this on the day & received a really warm welcome on arrival. The choice of food was huge and the quality of the food was great! The staff & kitchen were flexible with dietary / portion requests too. The live music playing added...More

1  Thank Anna S
Adrian P, Owner at Gallacher's Smokehouse Bar and Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Anna, Thank you for taking the time to give us such a positive review, we really do appreciate it. We hope to see you again at Gallacher's. Best Regards Adrian Gallacher

Reviewed September 7, 2018 via mobile

-Staff friendly and attentive. -Liked the feel and look of the place, quite simple but warm and cosy. -Was clean (always a plus!) -Nachos and desserts were ok. -Very disappointed with mains and sides. Just didn’t taste that good, poor quality meat, fatty and/or gritty....More

2  Thank WellTraveledLondoner
Reviewed September 6, 2018 via mobile

I am disappointed that it has taken me so long to write this review and disappointed about how I felt when we walked home. I felt sick and empty at the same time. Sick because I'd eaten far too much and empty because there were...More

1  Thank Hayley C
Adrian P, Owner at Gallacher's Smokehouse Bar and Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello Hayley, Thank you for the great review. It had me going for a second with the "disappointed" header, but I see what you did there. We look forward to welcoming you all again in the future and further look forward to equal amounts of...More

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Robert S
October 14, 2018|
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Response from Scott S | Reviewed this property |
If you mean the way they cook stuff if you request it rare they might be able to do that
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Samantha I
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Response from Adrian P | Property representative |
We don't have a kids menu as such. We take the view that your little ones can have the same food as you, just less of it! (at a smaller price). We will adjust and customise adult meals to suit smaller guests. Please note... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$13 - $39
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Large groups, Bar scene, Special occasions
Open Hours
Tuesday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1743 London Road, Leigh-on Sea, Southend-on-Sea SS9 2SW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Southend-on-Sea  >  Leigh-on Sea
  • Phone Number: +44 1702 474611
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