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Bourgee - CLOSED

1 Eastern Esplanade, Southend-on-Sea SS1 2ER, England
+44 1702 615204
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good21%
  • Average12%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
Travelers talk about
“lobster” (274 reviews)
“fruit skewers” (14 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
Steakhouse, Seafood, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
1 Eastern Esplanade, Southend-on-Sea SS1 2ER, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I own a catering company and an agency for chefs. Took a business client too dinner and wow it was great will use regular it was an amazing place and lovely food

Thank Andrew C
Reviewed June 6, 2018 via mobile

This is for the Bourgee is Southend airport. Can’t slate Bourgee at all, love the menu, atmosphere and usually service. However, in this Southend airport branch it is really awful. Only one lady working which isn’t a problem as it wasn’t busy. It is clearly...More

1  Thank Jodie B
Reviewed May 17, 2018 via mobile

The atmosphere was awful when we was having dinner. Waiters barely spoke to us and just hung around like they wanted us to leave!! Food was good but very overpriced!

1  Thank jeanchelseaxx
Reviewed May 15, 2018 via mobile

After visiting with friends 6 of us in total , one of our meals never came out after asking gill the manager said it was coming soon , never arrived so asked again she then said one of our party had eaten it by mistake...More

4  Thank nunney6267
Reviewed April 11, 2018

Reading about the closure in the Echo and so disappointed.....latest reviews show a high level of bad service and below par food which is sooo unlike this amazing venue. I've eaten here more times than anywhere else in southend and totally love it. I will...More

2  Thank Natalie D
Reviewed April 11, 2018

I went to Bourgee just over a week ago and afterward said that I wondered if it was struggling. They were not stocking one of the 2 ales that were on the menu. Service was lackluster. On 3 occasions the waitress asked me a question...More

3  Thank mikepaterson
Reviewed April 10, 2018 via mobile

Had a table for four booked for a special birthday and then received a cancellation five days before. No explanation no apology. No one is answering any telephones. Poor poor poor customer service will not be recommending or rebooking.

5  Thank Thevtwins
Reviewed April 9, 2018 via mobile

An unexpected visit, but a nice looking place with good attention to interior detail. Toilets particularly nicer and clean. We went for the afternoon tea, which was lovely if a little untraditional- fruit kebab over scones? My main gripe which I'll mention is that the...More

Thank j_co82
Reviewed April 8, 2018 via mobile

Popped in for lunch at 11:40am, left waiting ignored for 10 minutes before we where told lunch started at 12 and to take a seat and wait, about 10 to 12 another couple came in and we Hurd the other waiter tell them no tables...More

6  Thank john d
Reviewed April 7, 2018

Nice looking place with nice seating but the food let it down. The prices are high and food quality didnt match up. Service was ok. There were only about 5 couples in the restaurant so it was quiet. Wont be hurrying back Im afraid.

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Restaurant Details

Average prices
$16 - $40
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic, Bar scene, Business meetings, Families with children
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 2:00 AM
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Eastern Esplanade, Southend-on-Sea SS1 2ER, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Southend-on-Sea
  • Phone Number: +44 1702 615204
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