Nothing signals the start of the weekend like a tasty breakfast. Even better when you don’t have to cook one for yourself.

Whether you’re in the mood for a full cooked, stacked pancakes or all of the above, Southend has plenty to offer.

We’ve gone through Tripadvisor reviews of Southend restaurants to see where you can find the best breakfast this weekend.

And these are the ideal spots around the area for you to visit this weekend.

The best places for breakfast in Southend


Echo: Breakfast at Attic (Tripadvisor)Breakfast at Attic (Tripadvisor)

Where: 48 Eastern Esplanade, Southend-on-Sea SS1 2ES

Tripadvisor: 5/5

Attic is one Southend restaurant that is well-regarded in a lot of areas, with breakfasts just being one of them, especially as they are served all day.

Out of its 107 reviews, 97 were rated as 'Excellent' on its Tripadvisor page.

One reviewer wrote: "So amazing! Very accommodating to my children’s wants with their meal, and the all day breakfast is delicious!"


Echo: Breakfast at Maxwells (Tripadvisor)Breakfast at Maxwells (Tripadvisor)

Where: 11 Queens Road, Southend-on-Sea SS1 1LT

Tripadvisor: 5/5

Another restaurant that scored 5/5 on Tripadvisor in Southend is Maxwells, who offer a variety of cooked options, plus bagels for the start of the morning.

Out of its 226 reviews, 207 were rated as 'Excellent' on its Tripadvisor page.

One reviewer wrote: "Every time I work by the high street. It’s a must have for the breakfast. Me and my work friends always have it. Love the bagels. Tasty food and Lovely staff too! Everyone must try!"

TruLeigh Scrumptious

Where: 95-97 Broadway West, Leigh-on Sea, Southend-on-Sea SS9 2BU

Tripadvisor: 4.5/5

As the name of the restaurant might suggest, this establishment is located in Leigh-on-Sera, and is a favoured spot for breakfast as well as afternoon tea.

Out of its 247 reviews, 169 were rated as 'Excellent' on its Tripadvisor page.

One reviewer wrote: "I visited for breakfast with a friend. It had a lovely atmosphere with teapots and vintage decoration. The food was nice and reasonably priced. It is a popular place so if possible book in advance."

Stop The World Cafe

Echo: Stop The World Cafe (Tripadvisor)Stop The World Cafe (Tripadvisor)

Where: 113 Broadway, Leigh-on Sea, Southend-on-Sea SS9 1PG

Tripadvisor: 4.5/5

Stop The World Cafe is another place where the quality of the breakfasts on offer matches up to what they have with regards to afternoon tea.

The service in particular is an aspect of the place that is continually praised in the reviews.

Out of its 812 reviews, 466 were rated as 'Excellent' on its Tripadvisor page.

One reviewer wrote: "A wonderful breakfast, perhaps best ever. The food selection was amazing as is the quality of the food. The strawberry milkshake was out of this world."