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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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  • It had been over 30 years since my last visit here and on the whole it was the same just slightly better condition. Due to the demise of the fishing industry the huge mounds of cockle shells are no mo...  more »
  • We walked here from Southend on sea a lovely walk along the shore ,if you like fish food this is the place to be , had a great fish platter in a pub on the front six pubs in one Main Street  more »
  • Excellent pubs (particularly The Peterboat & Ye Olde Smack), great food, great views, and captures the sun all day long. Perfect spots to whilst away a lazy Sunday afternoon  more »