Restaurants: Where to Eat in Southport

Southport enjoys a wide and varied offering of daytime and evening dining, from traditional fish and chips to Michelin starred restaurants, so once you've decided what to eat, you really need to know where to eat in Southport.

For light lunch, high tea, dinner or a daytime coffee and snack, the following cafes, brasseries and restaurants found in and around Southport offer the very best in dining experiences.

British Cuisine

Marine Brasserie

Address: Ramada Plaza, Promenade, Southport, Merseyside, PR9 0DZ
Telephone: 01704 516220

Enjoy first class food and friendly service in the Marine Brasserie restaurant: located in the Ramadsa Plaza Hotel on Southport Promenade and renowned for being one of the finest restaurants in Southport. This beautiful waterside Southport restaurant has breathtaking views of Southport's Marine Lake. Bright, airy and spacious with great staff, Marine brasserie is the perfect place to relax and unwind.

Nostalgia Tea Rooms

Address: 215-217 Lord Street, Southport, Merseyside, PR8 1PF
Telephone: 01704 501294

Tea rooms don't come much more traditional than this. Nostalgia Tea Room's quality and hospitality has been recognised and rewarded in past Southport Ambassador Awards and by the Southport Food Festival, winning 'Best Tea Room in Southport' title.

Forge Brasserie

Address: Queen Anne Street, Southport, Merseyside, PR8 1EH
Telephone: 01704 500522

London Square of Southport

Address: 31a London Street, Southport, Merseyside, PR9 0UF
Telephone: 07808 210576

The Swan Restaurant & Take Away

Address: 52-54 Stanley Street, Southport, Merseyside, PR9 0BS
Telephone: 01704 530720

You can't visit the seaside without enjoying traditional fish and chips, so eat in or take away from The Swan - thought by many to offer the finest fish and chips in the centre of Southport. TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2013

Jackson's Chippy Restaurant & Take Away

Address: 23 Nevill St, Southport, Merseyside, PR9 0DE
Telephone: 01704 535952

Voted best Chippy in Southport and sitting within sight of Southport Pier and just off Lord Street, Jackson's Chippy has built a solid reputation for finest fish and chips to eat in or take away. Award winning fish and chip shop cooking fresh to order - delicious!

Scarisbrick Marina Tea Rooms

Address: Southport Rd, Scarisbrick, Lancashire, L40 8HQ
Telephone: 01704 841924

Sitting in the Scarisbrick Marina complex, this wonderfully bright and friendly tea room overlooking moored longboats serves delicious homemade food daily throughout the year: warming hearty meals, light snacks, Bonds ice cream or just a cup of tea and a piece of cake - whatever takes your fancy.

The Blue Mallard

Address: 14 Burscough Wharf, Liverpool Road North, Burscough, Ormskirk, Lancashire, L40 5RZ
Telephone: 01704 893954

A popular and recommended restaurant in the heart of Burcough Village with a menu boasting a whole host of regional foods and traditional dishes, refined to the highest standards, and given a contemporary finish. Whether it is a light bite, a lazy lunch or a special weekend treat you are looking for, The Blue Mallard promises something for everyone, delivered in a comfortable and relaxed environment.

European Cuisine

Trattoria 51

Address: 51 The Promenade, Southport, Merseyside, PR9 0DX
Telephone: 01704 510051

Superb Italian restaurant on Southport's promenade conveniently located opposite Southport Theatre and Convention Centre

Auberge Brasserie

Address: 1b-3 Seabank Road, Southport, Merseyside, PR9 0EW
Telephone: 01704 530671

Award winning French Brasserie dining located just off Lord Street, Southport....

Bistro 21

Address: 21 Stanley Street, Southport, Merseyside, PR9 0BS
Telephone: 01704 501414

One of Southport's finest restaurant experiences, found between Lord Street and The Promenade and proud winner of prestigious Southport Ambassador Awards: Best Restaurant 2013. Bistro 21 has an excellent reputation for offering inspiring menus and extensive wine selection served with absolute customer focus and attention.


Address: 613 Lord Street, Southport, Merseyside, PR9 0AN
Telephone: 01704 546232

Traditional Italian dining in a relaxed and simple atmosphere from a renowned restaurant highly rated by Southport residents and visitors alike.

Bistro Verite

Address: 7 Liverpool Road, Birkdale, Southport, Merseyside, PR8 4AR
Telephone: 01704 564199

Rustic French bistro owned and run by renowned chef Marc Verite located in the very heart of the thriving and delightful Birkdale Village.

El Rincon Bodega

Address: Eastbank Street Square, Lord Street, Southport, Merseyside, PR8 1NY
Telephone: 01704 530002

A varied menu including classic tapas, tasty sharing platters and a fine range of delicious wines are on offer in this bodega style Spanish restaurant located in the very heart of Southport.

Fino's at the Waterfront

Address: 9 The Waterfront, Promendade, Southport, Merseyside, PR9 0DZ
Telephone: 01704 501745

Lansdowne Bistro

Address: 22 Anchor Street, Southport, Merseyside, PR9 0UT
Telephone: 01704 500002

Specialising in fresh seafood dishes, Lansdowne Bistro is a hidden gem of a restaurant in the very centre of Southport located just off Lord Street with a repuitation for great food and excellent service.

Claudes of Churchtown

Address: 98 Botanic Road, Churchtown, Southport, Merseyside, PR9 7NE
Telephone: 01704 228334

Pavillion Restaurant & Conservatory Bistro

Address: Royal Clifton Hotel & Spa, Promenade, Southport, Merseyside, PR8 1RB
Telephone: 01704 533771

The Pavilion Restaurant offers modern English and continental dishes, created from the best locally grown and sourced meats, fish and vegetables. The Conservatory Bistro offers an appetising variety of bar foods and snacks as well as a choice of fine and freshly prepared traditional British dishes, which will appeal to all the family.

The Barking Frog

Address: 137-141 Manchester Road, Southport, Merseyside, PR9 9BD
Telephone: 01704 545132

Authentic International and Meditterranean foods and surroundings. Choose the Morroccan Lounge for a great selection of wines and cocktails, or dine al fresco.

Villaggio Cucina

Address: 31 Liverpool Road, Birkdale, Southport, Merseyside, PR8 4AG
Telephone: 01704 564564

This contemporary Italian restaurant in the centre of Birkdale Village serves modern and classic Italian dishes made daily using only the finest ingredients and traditional techniques.

World Cuisine

V Cafe & Sushi Bar

Address: The Vincent, 98 Lord Street, Southport, Merseyside, PR8 1JR
Telephone: 01704 534400

The V Cafe & Sushi Bar is open daily from 7am until late. If you are a sushi lover we have some of the best around and if not try our famous ‘gringo sushi’. There is definitely something for everyone on our all day menu, available to download from our website, so make sure you check it out. Champagne afternoon teas served daily 3-6pm and our extremely popular Gourmet Supper Menu served Sun-Thus 6-9pm. Sunday roast served 12-5pm. Just fancy a coffee? Pop in for a ‘Nespresso’ to kick start the day! Tony McGee Bar is something else – Outstanding cocktails & snacks served in a cool and contemporary setting – It’s definitely the place to see and be seen whether you are staying or not.

Alamir Lebanise Bistro

Address: 93 Eastbank Street, Southport, Merseyside, PR8 1DG
Telephone: 01704 544615

A Southport Restaurateurs Association Member. Lebanese restaurant centrally located Southport centre offering delicious and authentic Middle Eastern cuisine.

Ho Lee Chow

Address: Rotten Row, Southport, Merseyside, PR8 2BZ
Telephone: 01704 551167

Specialist chefs using the finest and freshest ingredients provide a true and authentic taste of 'Regal China' here at one of Southport's best loved Chinese restaurants.


Address: 665 Lord Street, Southport, Merseyside, PR9 0AW
Telephone: 01704 512345

Beautiful, fresh and authentic food combined with superb surroundings, excellent service and a warm and friendly atmosphere. Specialising in Kashmiri and Punjabi cuisine, all our food is prepared using the freshest ingredients and is 100% Halal.


Address: 241b Lord Street, Southport, Merseyside, PR8 1NY
Telephone: 01704 620525

We want you to experience authentic Thai dining and aim to give you the ultimate Thai dining experience at our Thai restaurant located adjacent to Southport Promenade. Using authentic Thai fresh herbs and ingredients freshly flown in weekly from Thailand, all our dishes are freshly prepared and cooked to order using traditional methods.


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