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Old Hat Bar and Bistro - CLOSED

14 Alexandra Street, Southend-on-Sea SS1 1BU, England
+44 1702 337744
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible9%
Oct 11, 2016
“Great atmosphere in a cozy bar”
Aug 5, 2016
“Great place”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Bar, British, International, Mediterranean, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
14 Alexandra Street, Southend-on-Sea SS1 1BU, England
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Reviewed October 11, 2016

This place is great for food, drink, live music and a great night out. I would like to give it 5 stars, but I've waited way too long before for food when there the place is half empty. But the food is always great, and...More

1  Thank artlaura87
Reviewed August 5, 2016 via mobile

Had lunch with friends, the staff are very attentive, nice and relaxing , great food, great atmosphere. Each time I've been in there has always been a good vegetarian selection - love it!

Thank asifiwould
Reviewed July 18, 2016

I came in for Sunday lunch did not like the music but they changed it to some great 80s, Staff were very friendl and drinks are a good price

Thank williammarkham
Reviewed April 10, 2016 via mobile

The toilets are smelly the staff not nice the drinks are over priced and food he had is Gusting the floor is sticky and would not Recommend to any one

1  Thank Chris B
Reviewed February 19, 2016

This is a fantastic place, brimming with character. We went there on Valentine's for Sunday lunch and live jazz and the best time. The food was brilliant and the music was amazing.....everyone should go and seek out 'the jazz in Paris project'. We had a...More

Thank 708jom
Reviewed December 23, 2015

We went into The Old Hat not expecting much but were blown away by the excellent service and lovely food. Towards the end of our meal a singer was setting up and was amazing. The old adage is true 'never judge a book by its...More

Thank Cheryl B
Reviewed December 5, 2015

little gem of a find walked passed this place looked really nice went in for Lunch got talking to a lady called Sue who was the chef must say food was fantastic will be going back when I visit from Newcastle again Sues cooking was...More

Thank george r
Reviewed November 25, 2015

This venue took a booking for 25 people and said there would not be a problem. We even pre-ordered our starter and main. We were booked in for 2pm (Sunday) and the first of our party eventually got their starter 45 minutes later (remember we...More

1  Thank Sue B
Reviewed September 27, 2015 via mobile

Nice and friendly staff!!big portions and a very reasonable price! The food was delicious! You must try the Old Hat Burger!

Thank DiBarros
Reviewed August 20, 2015 via mobile

Went in a Wednesday night. "Are you still doing food?". "No, you have to book so we can get food in for you". Bit strange.

Thank Ifmurphy
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  • Address: 14 Alexandra Street, Southend-on-Sea SS1 1BU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Southend-on-Sea
  • Phone Number: +44 1702 337744
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