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The Alex Cafe Bar & Brasserie

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Certificate of Excellence

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Certificate of Excellence2014, 2016 - 2018 Winner
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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Drinks, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
CUISINES
Seafood, Bar, Grill, Contemporary

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About
Ground floor Café Bar, breakfasts, meals, snacks, fresh coffees, cakes, full range of bar drinks. Heated patio overlooking promenade and sea. First floor Brasserie (lift access), full a la carte menu plus set lunch menu available noon to 6pm Mon-Fri. Panoramic sea views.
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Drinks, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
CUISINES
Seafood, Bar, Grill, Contemporary
FEATURES
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went here on the 8 December and first had a drink downstairs and then moved up to the Brasserie restaurant. The staff were attentive and engaging and the food was delicious. The portion size was good and we were looked after all night and...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Sloz12
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Quick visit to see our son in Felixstowe, a sunny blustery December Saturday walk on the beach with our dog ended with breakfast here. Sat outside where it was sheltered from the wind and had a fantastic breakfast. I had avocado on toast with tomatoes...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank rebeccasO987NL
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went here on a Tuesday night and restaurant half full. We ordered a sharing starter and then we both had fish courses off the a la carte menu . Our main courses were both good and we had two reasonably priced glasses of wine We...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank DELTAK
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had an excellent Sunday evening at this venue. Jass was top of the agenda (not a Jass fan) what a night young guy playing his electric violin omg he was amazing eveyone got involved and the place was full. Food amazing. (Converted Jass fan) thank...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Roving03571866738
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The mark of a good restaurant is how it responds to complaints, and The Alex definitely covered itself in glory on Saturday. After waiting a little while for our smoked haddock fishcakes, my dad and I were not too happy when they arrived lukewarm. From...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank adam_p_suffolk
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Met for a business lunch here on a Friday and it was packed! Didn't realise there were such good food choices and lots for vegetarians. Comfortable seating and well spaced tables. Service was good although one of our servers English got us a couple of...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank leanng2013
Reviewed 11 November 2018

we have been here for drinks before, but first time upstairs in the restaurant, it has a good feel to it, nice seating service was very good and the food excellent , will be going back for sure,

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank EddieGra123y
Reviewed 11 November 2018 via mobile

Really good food. We had cocktails and Sat in a quieter area downstairs. Nice place to eat and not rowdy on a Saturday night.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank sillot67
Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

My two friends and I enjoyed our main courses of lamb, chicken and child and risotto. The service was good and the waitress was very friendly. However when the cheese board came it was rather disappointing. The 6 crackers were all the same variety, the...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank sally r
Reviewed 4 November 2018

Called into the Alex on a Friday afternoon for a coffee as I had done before and, noting a display of cakes within the cabinet went to investigate possibilities. Now, I have Coeliac disease and therefore I am forced to adhere to a strict gluten-free...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Peter R
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charliebanyard79
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Response from 69John22 | Reviewed this property |
Oh Yes !
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99mikeandsue
8 April 2016|
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Response from alan b | Reviewed this property |
must say, I haven't seen it advertised, but does not mean that they don't do it.
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Julie Y
17 August 2015|
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Response from sally r | Reviewed this property |
Hi I wouldn't think so, not till September probably
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