Wednesday - Saturday: 12.30pm - 4.30pm (Last orders 3pm)
Sunday: 1pm - 7pm (Last orders 5pm)
Tuesday - Saturday: 6pm - 12 Midnight (Last orders 10pm)
- Disabled Access
- Minimum age restriction
- Free Parking
About Alec's Restaurant
Alec’s Restaurant Bar & Grill opened in 2010 and has established itself as one of Essex's leading fish Restaurants.
Attracting customers from near and far, Alec’s prides itself on quality ingredients and exceptional service.
Unwind with a premium bottle of wine or signature cocktail in the comfortable lounge or bar area, before taking a seat in the elegant main dining room, which can accommodate 120 guests.
Roaring fires in the winter and a delightful outdoor dining area in the summer, only enhance the elegant building.
The menu at Alec’s Restaurant Bar & Grill is traditionally British and sets out to provide simple, quality fresh food. Although predominantly a seafood restaurant serving the finest fish and shellfish, mouth-watering meat dishes add to this impressive menu.
Alec’s Restaurant is proud to follow the MSC code of conduct for sustainably sourced seafood.
From the freshly baked bread to all dishes cooked to order, you are guaranteed a fine dining experience to remember.
Please note: Alec's Restaurant does not accept children under 12 years old.
lunchtime menu is excellent value
Martin was looking after us and he was very friendly, polite and was very helpful when I mentioned my intolerance. He knew it was my partners birthday and made it a special occasion for us. Much appreciated.
Great lunch, will return
We thoroughly enjoyed our meal! Their set menu is wonderful and included a glass of prosecco, which was much appreciated.
Had a shaky start with a delayed table and meat not cooked to what was asked BUT the owner had come over to apologise and eventually gave the entire meal at no cost due to the inconveniences caused. Very attentive and friendly staff and the service which in my opinion is what makes the experience was second to none. Food was amazing when it arrived, can’t praise them enough and I eat out almost every day of the week in high end restaurants. Will definitely be returning and would highly recommend! Thanks guys see you soon!
Fabulous lunch at Alec's. Food was first class. Really appreciated the attentive, yet low key service. The waiting staff are a credit to you, there ready and seeing to your every need without being asked, yet not in your face, a very tricky thing to get right, but they did. Will certainly be coming back. Also decor and surrounding were lovely. I like the fact there are no children under 12- good move.
Waited over an hour for our starters and mains. Prawn starter was no different to having frozen bartered prawns from a supermarket. Had to send a fillet steak back because it was over cooked and dry. All in all, extortionate pricing for the food that is served and the service wasn't at all good. The food used to be exceptional but now I'd never go back.
Simply, always wonderful food and fabulous service.
Such a lovely night. Food was delicious on another level aswell. Defo recommend.
Love this restaurant food is very nice
We arrived 15 minutes late but we were found a table in the corner. Although tucked out of the way we were really well looked after. The only criticism would be it’s pricey
Just love this restaurant
What a fantastic evening! The service and food was exceptional, you made my 60th Birthday! Thank you! I can't wait to come back!
Amazing service, amazing food, lovely lunch on Saturday!
Great find, will 100% come back again
Great service, we waited a little while for dessert so this was removed from our bill, cannot fault service and I expect the delay in dessert was a rare occurrence. Great atmosphere, food was delicious. I have already recommended several people!
Not quite the standard of service and food as on previous visits. Restaurant was very quiet for a Friday evening.
Outstanding seafood , excellent service and very impressed with the lunchtime set menu
An excellent meal in lovely surroundings
Had smears all over my flute glass , and the scallops were very oily, they were sitting in a pool of oil , which was a shame cos they were cooked perfect , for your prices your glasses should be gleaming , oh and the waiters kept coming up while eating asking us have we were finished ???? Clearly not ! We were on a set menu , and I felt RUSHED !
First visit but definitely not the last.
We’ve visited Alec’s on a number of occasions & have always had excellent food & excellent service & we wasn’t disappointed this time, up until 10 o’clock when we’d already asked for the bill, so the staff knew we were ready to go but they still decided to open one of the large roof panels in the conservatory where we were seated. Needless to say it was very cold & we was made to feel like we was being asked to hurry up & leave. There was absolutely no need for that & as it was our mums 80th birthday celebration we never mentioned it at the time as we didn’t want to cause a fuss. We did, however, send an email the following day outlining our disappointment but as of yet we’ve still had no reply back, which we feel is a lack of consideration. On the whole our party of 10 had a nice evening spoilt by what seemed like your staff wanting to get away early.