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“Perfect spot to enjoy Southwold. ”
Review of Southwold Pier

Southwold Pier
Ranked #3 of 27 things to do in Southwold
Certificate of Excellence
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Owner description: If one picture on a postcard could sum up an idyllic English Seaside destination it would have to be Southwold Pier. Decked out across the sea in the picturesque coastal town of Southwold, this pillared walkway has a magnetic attraction and something for everyone to enjoy! There's so much to do a whole day can drift by while you walk the planks and explore this historic icon. Please note: Our opening times are weather permitting and therefore can change.
Useful Information: Activities for young children
Reviewed 14 February 2018 via mobile

Perfect spot for lunch on a bright and stormy day! Waves crashing in under the pier and delicious fish finger sandwiches! Loved the crushed peas, the tartare sauce could have been a bit thicker but lush any way! Set us up perfectly for an Adnam’s Brewery tour!

Thank Nancy C
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Manager_GoughGroup, Manager at Southwold Pier, responded to this reviewResponded 14 February 2018

Dear Nancy C,

Thank you for your review.

The Fish Finger sandwich is really good isn't it, its one of the most popular dishes on the menu.

We hope to see you again soon.

Kind regards,
Southwold Pier

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Reviewed 12 February 2018 via mobile

It's great to walk to along the beach and to walk out to the end and play some games on the way. Especially the old / odd games in the middle of the pier.

Thank JellyBelly1J
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Manager_GoughGroup, Manager at Southwold Pier, responded to this reviewResponded 14 February 2018

Dear JellyBelly1J,

Thank you for your recent review.

the "Under the Pier" show is definitely worth a visit so I was pleased to read that you enjoyed this.

Kind regards,
Southwold Pier

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Reviewed 8 February 2018

First time visiting southwold and we were recommended the quirky pier, not being quite sure what to expect, but we wasn't disappointed.
Definitely out of the norm, with a small amusements arcade which kept two adults entertained for an hour or so. Nice shops to look around too.
Unfortunately the cafe at the start of the pier was a bit lacklustre on fish and chips and wouldn't return there, but overall the pier experience was definitely a different one!

Thank MissRStyles
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Manager_GoughGroup, Manager at Southwold Pier, responded to this reviewResponded 14 February 2018

Dear MissRStyles,

Thank you for your recent review following your visit to Southwold Pier.

I was pleased to read that you enjoyed your visit and the selection of outlets on offer.

Come back and see us again soon.

Kind regards,
Southwold Pier

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Reviewed 2 February 2018 via mobile

Well worth a visit for food , an ice cream or just to play on the curious machines. Half way down . Walk the dog or pretend you are a fly !!! There is something for everyone .

1  Thank SKB50
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Manager_GoughGroup, Manager at Southwold Pier, responded to this reviewResponded 9 February 2018

Dear SKB50,

Thank you for your review.

The "Under the Pier Show" is a really unique experience so I was pleased to read that you had a good time.

Come back and see us again soon.

Kind regards,
Southwold Pier

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Reviewed 29 January 2018 via mobile

Plenty of things to see from shops and a restaurant to a quirky arcade and curvy mirrors, great fun for all ages

Thank Eleanor B
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Manager_GoughGroup, Manager at Southwold Pier, responded to this reviewResponded 30 January 2018

Dear Eleanor B,

Thank you for your review. Hope to see you again soon.

Kind regards,
Southwold Pier

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