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Old Leigh, Leigh-on Sea

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Placed where the River Thames meets the sea, enjoy a visit to the quaint town of Old Leigh. Stroll along the narrow streets and look at the shipyards in the wharf. Let the little ones build a sand castle on the small beach. Grab some fresh seafood from one of the restaurants or drop into a pub for some fish and chips topped off with fresh ale. Park a bit outside of town if you find the small parking lot full. Add Old Leigh and other attractions to your Southend-on-Sea trip itinerary using our Southend-on-Sea itinerary builder.
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  • Old leigh always reminds me of a step back in time with its cobbled streets, but don't let that fool you, it is a vibrant, social , friendly place , with many good pubs serving real ale. There is a fe...  more »
  • beautiful place with enough restaurants and bars ideal place to have lunch and for family outing. Quite place 
  • Yes if you want to try any or other shell fish this is the place to come. In fact there are four pubs in Old Leigh so you can have whatever you like to eat or drink. The heritage centre is fascinating...  more »