The perfect place for a light lunch or wholesome dinner, located in the heart of Southend’s High Street. Take a look at what food and drink we have to offer below.

We also offer incredible Afternoon Teas and Treats! Click here for more information on these!
No time to come to us? We’ll come to you, via Deliveroo! Click here to order our food via Deliveroo!

For allergen information, please click here

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Light Bites

Whether it’s something hearty or light, the below options don’t just make for a splendid lite bites… Mix and match them to create your very own unique main course

Calamari Rings

In a Japanese Panko crumb coating deep fried served with a sweet chilli dipping sauce and lemon garnish


Lightly breaded Guernsey whitebait

Served with our classic tartare sauce and bread and butter


Smoked Haddock, Mozzarella and Spring Onion Cakes (GF)

Served with our classic sweet chilli dipping sauce and mixed leaves


Fig and Goats Cheese Parcel (v)

Fig slices and creamy Padstow goats cheese wrapped in a crisp filo pastry and shallow fried served with cranberry dipping pot


Loaded Chips (GF & v available)

A large smash of our homemade, twice-cooked chips with melted cheese bacon and finished with dipping pots the Clarence Yard very own chip shop curry sauce and mayonnaise


or cheese and beans


Chicken Goujons

5 succulent breast of chicken fillets in a crispy coating, served with barbeque dip


Triple sliced sweet chilli chicken sandwich

Roughly cut southern fried chicken goujons with a sweet chilli glaze and topped with grated cheddar cheese served with mini pot of our homemade, twice-cooked chips


Burger of the Yard

4oz 100% beef burger, with fresh mixed leaves, sliced tomato, cut gherkin, shredded raw onion, topped with BBQ sauce, bacon bits and served in a lightly toasted brioche bun



All our main meals are accompanied with our delicious Clarence Yard Twice-Cooked Homemade Chips.
Then, please choose from either: Mushy Peas, Garden Peas, Beans, Curry Sauce or a Salad Garnish

Clarence Yards Signature Battered Cod (GF)

Lightly Battered, deep fried, line-caught Atlantic Cod


or small Cod

Battered Skate (GF)

Lightly battered, deep fried, line-caught Skate


Battered Plaice (GF)

Lightly battered, deep fried, line-caught Plaice


Battered Haddock (GF)

Lightly Battered, Deep fried, line-caught Haddock


Good Ole’ Fashioned Sausage

Vegan option available

A traditional, classic sausage. Alternatively, Battered Sausage or Saveloy also available.


Clarence Yards Pie of the Day

Vegetarian option available

Todays choice of pie served with a jug of  gravy on the side


Land end whole tail scampi

Golden-fried, breaded Wholetail Scampi


Burger of the yard

Vegetarian option available

Bacon burger – 4oz 100% beef burger, BBQ sauce, fresh mixed leaves, sliced tomato, cut gherkins and shredded raw onion. Topped with bacon bits and cheese in a lightly toasted brioche bun


Naked Skinless Jacket Potato

Chosen from the best locally sourced potatoes, our spuds are first put through our rumbling machine to wash, scrub and peel. This removes the skin layers creating a clean and fresh potato and saves you 115 calories in the mean time, then we bake them off! Delicious!
Available  as an alternative to chips on our main courses with an additional supplement. Please ask for details.


With or without butter £3.50
Beans filling £1.00
Grated cheese filling £1.00


Clarence Yard homemade, twice-cooked chips


Curry Sauce


Jug of gravy


Mushy peas


Side Salad


Heinz Baked Beans


2 Slices of Bread & Butter


Soft bread roll and butter


Childrens Menu

All children’s meals come with an ice cream with a Cadbury’s Flake and a children’s drink.

Choose from one of these options


100% Cod fish fingers (GF)

Sausage or battered sausage (v available)


100% Chicken Goujons

Wholetail Scampi

All above Children’s meals with our Twice-Cooked Chips and Heinz Baked Beans or Peas

The below Children’s meals are served with bread and butter

Tomato Soup (v)

Mac ‘n’ Cheese (v)



Warmed muffin of the day served with Mr Whippy vanilla ice cream and topped with a cadburys flake



Mr Whippy ice cream topped with cream, hundreds and thousands, mini marshmallows, a cadburys chocolate flake with the choice of strawberry or chocolate sauce



Warmed chocolate brownie topped with Mr Whippy ice cream and a choice of strawberry or chocolate sauce



Handmade cheesecake of the day on a crumbly biscuit base served with a fruit coulis



Pick the flavour of your choice from our Rossi range of 125ml tubs



Bottled Beers, Ales and Ciders

Peroni Nastro

(330ml – 4.5%ABV)


Chapel Down Curious Brew


A premium larger brewed in Kent and re-fermented with champagne yeast. Full flavoured and well balanced with aromatic hoppy notes and crisp, refreshing finish

Pint £4.95
Half Pint £2.55

Chapel Down Curious IPA


Powerfully hoppy India pale ale brewed using the finest pale ale malt and champagne yeast


Chapel Down Curious Apple Cider


Unlike most commercial ciders, there is no concentrate or water used. 100% pure Kent apple juice, gently carbonated and extremely refreshing


Wines and Spirits

Fancy a drop of white wine?

Or may be a nice rosé?

Pinot Grigio via Nova Italy

Bottle £22.00

250ml £6.65

125ml £4.00

Pinot Grigio Blush via Nova Italy

Bottle £22.00

250ml £6.75

125ml £4.00

Sauvignon Blanc, New Zealand

Bottle £26.00

250ml £7.65

125ml £4.95

Pinotage Rose, South Africa

Bottle £14.00

250ml £5.95

125ml £3.50

Chenin Blanc, South Africa

Bottle £14.50

250ml £5.95

125ml £3.50

Or of course a cheeky red?

Celebrate with some bubbles!


Bottle £25.00

250ml £7.35

125ml £4.25

Prosecco quadri Italy

Bottle £25.95


Merlot Lanya Chile

Bottle £22.00

250ml £6.35

125ml £3.75

Terra serena prosecco Italy

200ml £8.00

Merlot, South Africa

Bottle £14.50

250ml £5.95

125ml £3.50

Now that’s the spirit!

Smirnoff Vodka




Tanquerey gin


Jack Daniels


Soft Drinks

Coke Zero, Diet Coke, Sprite Zero, Fanta



Lime and soda


Orange and lemonade


Florida Orange


Orange, Apple, Cranberry juice


Capri Sun


Hot Drinks



Hot chocolate




Luxury hot chocolate




English tea




Earl grey tea


Herbal tea


Decaffeinated coffee and tea available

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For lunch, dinner or an evening meal, join us at Clarence Yard for a taste sensation.


a: Clarence Yard
Clarence Street
Southend on Sea
p: 01702 335263


Mon – Wed: 12pm, last food orders at 4pm
Thur – Sat: 12pm, last food orders at 8pm
Sun: 12pm, last food orders at 6pm