Book your Christmas celebrations

with us!

Festive Celebrations

Join us for a Festive Lunch & Dinner or Afternoon Tea

throughout December. Live Performances will take place on

Friday Evenings. Please call us on: 01702 353208 to book in advance.

Call us for further information

Afternoon Tea, Engagements, Special Birthdays, Weddings, Private Hire, Funerals & Baby Showers



Opening hours

Monday - Friday 9:00am - 4pm
 Fish Night Friday (The last Friday of every month):

6pm - 10:30pm

Saturday - 9:00am-6pm 

Sunday 9.30am-6pm (Last orders at 5pm)


A gem of a bistro in a attractive location

with outstanding staff. We had a excellent Sunday roast, I cant praise La Petite Petanque and its staff highly enough. Thankyou !!

BarlingMagna (tripadvisor )

Lunch with the inlaws at one of our favourite Southend lunch venues. The food is excellent with a new fresh menu, and the staff are so friendly you can't help but want to

re-visit time and again.

Peter H (tripadvisor)


At Your Service

Tel : 01702 353208  |  Email :


Please note afternoon tea can only be booked by calling the restaurant  (min. 48hrs notice)

About Us

Find Us

La Petite Petanque is set within the grounds of Alexandra
Bowling Green, in the charming conservation area of

Southend-on-Sea. The elegantly styled Art Deco property that houses the restaurant sits on the edge of the bowling green, where regular matches can be observed while 
enjoying afternoon-tea or lunch which bestows a unique relaxed and idyllic atmosphere upon proceedings.

The team has succeeded in creating a place to enjoy superbly cooked modern British cuisine in the heart of


Address: Cambridge Square Gardens, The Bowling Green Pavilion, Cambridge Road

Clifftown, Southend-on-Sea,  SS1 1EY