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Bringing a host of tantalising flavours to Southend-on-Sea, Pieno-Lleno is the place to be for those hankering for some scrumptious fare.

Perfectly marrying the cuisines of both Italy and Mexico, the restaurant offers up an eclectic menu of delicious dishes for all that care to partake. Many of which are available to tastecard members at a fantastic discount when they call in advance with their card, leaving plenty in the pocket for an accompanying beverage or two.

Beginning with one of the exquisite starters, where a glorious collection of chicken wings, available with either a BBQ, lemon and herb or hot sauce, can be found alongside a delectable calamari number, and where the grande nachos make for a wondrous sharer, diners are sure to be delighted from the very first bite.

Next up, the mouth-watering main courses feature plenty from both cuisine types, with a variety of Mexican specialties working alongside an array of pizza, pasta and grilled options in a selection that promises to satisfy any palate. Particularly tempting examples of such can be seen in the hearty chimichanga, filled with peppers, onions, cheese and the diner’s choice of chicken, beef or vegetables, the glorious spaghetti pescatori, tiger prawns, squid and spinach in a chilli tomato sauce, and the tender chorizo burger.

Found on Southchurch Avenue, a mere stone’s throw away from the Southend Pier and a host of spectacular seaside views, Pieno-Lleno makes for a superb spot in which to conclude a day of exploration.

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Pieno-Lleno
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Lynne said
" Great food"
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" A fabulous lunch for two, would highly recommend"
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Panos said "Tasty Mexican
Very nice food. Fantastic staff. Lively atmosphere. Love it here."
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Sampi said "Fantastic
Wouldn’t have come here if it wasn’t for the tastecard. This place is great. Definitely come here..."
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Jade said "Better Than Bourgee
I visited Bourgee on Friday and was underwhelmed. Tonight however, I was delighted. A charming..."
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WYN said
" Not overwhelmed by the food.
My spaghetti with prawns in a creamy chilly sauce was very..."
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Regular said "Food Is ALWAYS amazing
Have been here many times and each time the food comes out it is delicious. The food takes a..."
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Cherry said "Fantastic Find
Absolutely lovely find - clean restaurant, lovely Mexican decor - great choice of Mexican &..."
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David said "Amazing, fantastic.
Amazing freshly prepared food great atmosphere with quick and very polite service, food portions..."
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Gary said "Do Not Miss Out!!!!
Without the tastecard, I doubt we would never have found, or even known about this wonderful..."
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"Amazing
Been going now for a while now. Can’t believe the deal we get on the tastecard, feels like we are..."
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Julia said "Great Find
Went on a bit of a whim. Not at all what we expected. Lovely welcoming restaurant. Great food. A..."
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Reece said "Hidden Gem!
What a lovely little family restaurant.
The food tasted great and was plentiful.
Nice..."
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Lynne said "Fabulous
A beautifully decorative restaurant. Great food, excellent service, no aggro with Taste card. We..."
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Gina said
" Great food and service will definately be going back again!"
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Michael said "Lovely food, friendly staff
I haven't even had the bill yet and I'm writing a 5 star review. That's how good..."
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Tobias said
" Brilliant service with kind waiting staff! The food had lovely flavours and using the taste card..."
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Debbie said "Sons Birthday Meal
We booked this restaurant for a six people for lunch on my sons birthday and I must say..."
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alison said "Fantastic!
What a find! From the moment you walk in the door you feel welcome. The restaurant itself is..."
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Dee said "Nice Atmosphere, Friendly Staff, Great Food
Fantastic! A friendly welcome, nicely laid out restaurant and a decent amount of choice (also for..."
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John said "Amazing
Nice place with amazing food and great service"
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Jo said "Very enjoyable experience
Excellent value for money. Would recommend to families as good selection to choose from. Staff..."
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Chris said
" Had a fabulous evening there. Was a birthday treat. Greated by a very hospitable waitress. The..."
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Keeley said "Lovely little place
This little restaurant isn't in the centre of town, which may be why it was very quiet on a..."
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" Heard great reviews on this place so thought would try it out. It didn't disappoint!..."
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Jessica said "Little gem of Southend
Was so glad we came! Food delicious. Ease of card use. Elite service. Very clean restaurants. We..."
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Patricia said "Cooked to your liking
This was my 3rd visit, that says it all !! The chef will make sure Whatever you order from the..."
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Patricia said
" The Plano-Llano Restaurant is a lovely place to take a family of any size. The staff was friendly..."
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  • Lynne said:
    " Great food "
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  • " A fabulous lunch for two, would highly recommend "
    Posted 22 days ago...
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  • Panos said: "Tasty Mexican
    Very nice food. Fantastic staff. Lively atmosphere. Love it here. "
    Posted 1 month, 1 day ago...
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  • Sampi said: "Fantastic
    Wouldn’t have come here if it wasn’t for the tastecard. This place is great. Definitely come here again !! "
    Posted 1 month, 8 days ago...
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  • Jade said: "Better Than Bourgee
    I visited Bourgee on Friday and was underwhelmed. Tonight however, I was delighted. A charming Mexican restaurant with character and delicious food. Excellent value with a taste card. Generous portions and all diets catered for. Another bonus is the fabulous cocktails - you can actually taste the alcohol! I urge you to give this place a try. "
    Posted 2 months, 9 days ago...
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  • WYN said:
    " Not overwhelmed by the food.
    My spaghetti with prawns in a creamy chilly sauce was very dry. Was offered more sauce but was too late on. Left majority.

    Kids enjoyed the garlic bread but was undercooked. Mrs loved her enchiladas.

    Cocktails were OK. Would maybe visit again???? "
    Posted 2 months, 14 days ago...
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  • Regular said: "Food Is ALWAYS amazing
    Have been here many times and each time the food comes out it is delicious. The food takes a little while to come out but that is a result of the food being made fresh and you can truly taste that. With the added benefit of the taste card it is impossible not to keep coming back. "
    Posted 3 months, 7 days ago...
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  • Cherry said: "Fantastic Find
    Absolutely lovely find - clean restaurant, lovely Mexican decor - great choice of Mexican & Italian food, something for everyone! "
    Posted 3 months, 26 days ago...
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  • David said: "Amazing, fantastic.
    Amazing freshly prepared food great atmosphere with quick and very polite service, food portions are a very good size and great value for money. Well deserves the 5 stars and would definitely recommend a visit to anyone. "
    Posted 4 months, 4 days ago...
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  • Gary said: "Do Not Miss Out!!!!
    Without the tastecard, I doubt we would never have found, or even known about this wonderful restaurant. Staff were friendly and helpful, restaurant was clean and had a good buzz about it. Food was hot and delightful, and the menu wasn’t overwhelming making the choices available stand out on their own. Will definitely be going again, will hope to bring friends with us next time so that they don’t miss out!!
    Good Job Everyone. "
    Posted 4 months, 23 days ago...
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  • "Amazing
    Been going now for a while now. Can’t believe the deal we get on the tastecard, feels like we are robbing them. Staff so friendly and food spot on! "
    Posted 5 months, 1 day ago...
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  • Julia said: "Great Find
    Went on a bit of a whim. Not at all what we expected. Lovely welcoming restaurant. Great food. A bit quiet, but it was a Thursday evening. Definitely going again "
    Posted 5 months, 15 days ago...
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  • Reece said: "Hidden Gem!
    What a lovely little family restaurant.
    The food tasted great and was plentiful.
    Nice simple and tastefully decorated.
    Excellent service and wouldn’t hesitate to recommend.
    Will definitely be returning. "
    Posted 6 months, 17 days ago...
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  • Lynne said: "Fabulous
    A beautifully decorative restaurant. Great food, excellent service, no aggro with Taste card. We will definitely visit again the next time we are in Southend "
    Posted 7 months, 9 days ago...
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  • Gina said:
    " Great food and service will definately be going back again! "
    Posted 7 months, 13 days ago...
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  • Michael said: "Lovely food, friendly staff
    I haven't even had the bill yet and I'm writing a 5 star review. That's how good this place is. "
    Posted 7 months, 19 days ago...
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  • Tobias said:
    " Brilliant service with kind waiting staff! The food had lovely flavours and using the taste card was very easy "
    Posted 7 months, 30 days ago...
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  • Debbie said: "Sons Birthday Meal
    We booked this restaurant for a six people for lunch on my sons birthday and I must say everything was super.
    We were greeted with a smile and seated we were able to take our time and our food was tasty and plentiful . Chef came out to ask us if all was ok and later a surprise ice cream with candle for my son.
    Definitely worth a visit and great value for money. We shall definitely return "
    Posted 9 months, 10 days ago...
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  • alison said: "Fantastic!
    What a find! From the moment you walk in the door you feel welcome. The restaurant itself is beautifully thought out, clean, atmospheric and the food is exceptional. Generous portions, exquisitely seasoned - the perfect balance of spice and fire (you can ask for more or less of either as well!) Probably the best churros I've ever had (yes even better than those I've eaten in Spain where they're a national treasure!) The staff have got it just right in terms of attentiveness too - they're super friendly and can't do enough for you and just seem to appear when you need them. The owner/chef seems to be able to cater to all dietary whims and clearly has a massive passion for delivering gorgeous cuisine. I certainly appreciated that!
    All in all a perfect place to go as a couple or with a group of friends. Despite everything being cooked fresh to order the wait isn't too long either and with a very favourable wine and beer list to while away the time you won't be disappointed. I've yet to try the very reasonably priced cocktails but there will definitely be other visits. One last thing - Mexican coffee is to die for! Just go there, you won't be disappointed these guys deserve to be super successful! "
    Posted 9 months, 20 days ago...
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  • Dee said: "Nice Atmosphere, Friendly Staff, Great Food
    Fantastic! A friendly welcome, nicely laid out restaurant and a decent amount of choice (also for vegetarians like me!). The 'pan to share' was delicious and the veg chilli very tasty and just the right amount. The staff are great and there's a nice vibe about the place. Will definitely be back to try some other dishes! "
    Posted 10 months, 4 days ago...
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  • John said: "Amazing
    Nice place with amazing food and great service "
    Posted 10 months, 8 days ago...
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  • Jo said: "Very enjoyable experience
    Excellent value for money. Would recommend to families as good selection to choose from. Staff were very helpful and friendly. Definitely be returning in the near future. "
    Posted 10 months, 9 days ago...
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  • Chris said:
    " Had a fabulous evening there. Was a birthday treat. Greated by a very hospitable waitress. The meal was freshly prepared and tasted amazing. The chef came over to talk to us which was nice. Would certainly go back.
    Would highly recommend this restaurant "
    Posted 10 months, 13 days ago...
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  • Keeley said: "Lovely little place
    This little restaurant isn't in the centre of town, which may be why it was very quiet on a Saturday night, but I'm glad we found it! The service was fantastic, with all staff being very polite and attentive. Food was great (especially the churros) and worked out a bargain with the card. "
    Posted 10 months, 24 days ago...
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  • " Heard great reviews on this place so thought would try it out. It didn't disappoint! Definitely recommend and definitely will be going back there. Beautifully decorated, clean, friendly owners and a fantastic chef who really cares about the food. Great place to go with family, friends or work colleagues. Really surprised to find such a lovely little place tucked away in its location. "
    Posted 11 months, 25 days ago...
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  • Jessica said: "Little gem of Southend
    Was so glad we came! Food delicious. Ease of card use. Elite service. Very clean restaurants. We were so impressed. The food is amazing and the portions are huge! Definitely recommend "
    Posted 1 year, 15 days ago...
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  • Patricia said: "Cooked to your liking
    This was my 3rd visit, that says it all !! The chef will make sure Whatever you order from the menu is cooked exactly as you like it.I t is a very friendly place to eat and nothing is too much trouble. I love this restaurant and lucky for me it is close enough to walk there. "
    Posted 1 year, 27 days ago...
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  • Patricia said:
    " The Plano-Llano Restaurant is a lovely place to take a family of any size. The staff was friendly and helpful. The food was delicious with a very authentic taste and big portions. The quality of the food was top niche The bathrooms where clean and tidy. The chef came out to ask us how our food was which we though was very caring and showed that he was interested in our quality of dining. The atmosphere was relaxing and friendly. Would recommend to everybody!. Being quite close to the Sea front it is very accessible for tourists. I am so happy that this restaurant is my local. "
    Posted 1 year, 1 month, 17 days ago...
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  • Lynne said:
    " Great food "
    Posted 3 days ago...
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  • " A fabulous lunch for two, would highly recommend "
    Posted 22 days ago...
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  • Panos said: "Tasty Mexican
    Very nice food. Fantastic staff. Lively atmosphere. Love it here. "
    Posted 1 month, 1 day ago...
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  • Sampi said: "Fantastic
    Wouldn’t have come here if it wasn’t for the tastecard. This place is great. Definitely come here again !! "
    Posted 1 month, 8 days ago...
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  • Jade said: "Better Than Bourgee
    I visited Bourgee on Friday and was underwhelmed. Tonight however, I was delighted. A charming Mexican restaurant with character and delicious food. Excellent value with a taste card. Generous portions and all diets catered for. Another bonus is the fabulous cocktails - you can actually taste the alcohol! I urge you to give this place a try. "
    Posted 2 months, 9 days ago...
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  • WYN said:
    " Not overwhelmed by the food.
    My spaghetti with prawns in a creamy chilly sauce was very dry. Was offered more sauce but was too late on. Left majority.

    Kids enjoyed the garlic bread but was undercooked. Mrs loved her enchiladas.

    Cocktails were OK. Would maybe visit again???? "
    Posted 2 months, 14 days ago...
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  • Regular said: "Food Is ALWAYS amazing
    Have been here many times and each time the food comes out it is delicious. The food takes a little while to come out but that is a result of the food being made fresh and you can truly taste that. With the added benefit of the taste card it is impossible not to keep coming back. "
    Posted 3 months, 7 days ago...
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  • Cherry said: "Fantastic Find
    Absolutely lovely find - clean restaurant, lovely Mexican decor - great choice of Mexican & Italian food, something for everyone! "
    Posted 3 months, 26 days ago...
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  • David said: "Amazing, fantastic.
    Amazing freshly prepared food great atmosphere with quick and very polite service, food portions are a very good size and great value for money. Well deserves the 5 stars and would definitely recommend a visit to anyone. "
    Posted 4 months, 4 days ago...
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  • Gary said: "Do Not Miss Out!!!!
    Without the tastecard, I doubt we would never have found, or even known about this wonderful restaurant. Staff were friendly and helpful, restaurant was clean and had a good buzz about it. Food was hot and delightful, and the menu wasn’t overwhelming making the choices available stand out on their own. Will definitely be going again, will hope to bring friends with us next time so that they don’t miss out!!
    Good Job Everyone. "
    Posted 4 months, 23 days ago...
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  • "Amazing
    Been going now for a while now. Can’t believe the deal we get on the tastecard, feels like we are robbing them. Staff so friendly and food spot on! "
    Posted 5 months, 1 day ago...
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  • Julia said: "Great Find
    Went on a bit of a whim. Not at all what we expected. Lovely welcoming restaurant. Great food. A bit quiet, but it was a Thursday evening. Definitely going again "
    Posted 5 months, 15 days ago...
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  • Reece said: "Hidden Gem!
    What a lovely little family restaurant.
    The food tasted great and was plentiful.
    Nice simple and tastefully decorated.
    Excellent service and wouldn’t hesitate to recommend.
    Will definitely be returning. "
    Posted 6 months, 17 days ago...
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  • Lynne said: "Fabulous
    A beautifully decorative restaurant. Great food, excellent service, no aggro with Taste card. We will definitely visit again the next time we are in Southend "
    Posted 7 months, 9 days ago...
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  • Gina said:
    " Great food and service will definately be going back again! "
    Posted 7 months, 13 days ago...
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  • Michael said: "Lovely food, friendly staff
    I haven't even had the bill yet and I'm writing a 5 star review. That's how good this place is. "
    Posted 7 months, 19 days ago...
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  • Tobias said:
    " Brilliant service with kind waiting staff! The food had lovely flavours and using the taste card was very easy "
    Posted 7 months, 30 days ago...
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  • Debbie said: "Sons Birthday Meal
    We booked this restaurant for a six people for lunch on my sons birthday and I must say everything was super.
    We were greeted with a smile and seated we were able to take our time and our food was tasty and plentiful . Chef came out to ask us if all was ok and later a surprise ice cream with candle for my son.
    Definitely worth a visit and great value for money. We shall definitely return "
    Posted 9 months, 10 days ago...
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  • alison said: "Fantastic!
    What a find! From the moment you walk in the door you feel welcome. The restaurant itself is beautifully thought out, clean, atmospheric and the food is exceptional. Generous portions, exquisitely seasoned - the perfect balance of spice and fire (you can ask for more or less of either as well!) Probably the best churros I've ever had (yes even better than those I've eaten in Spain where they're a national treasure!) The staff have got it just right in terms of attentiveness too - they're super friendly and can't do enough for you and just seem to appear when you need them. The owner/chef seems to be able to cater to all dietary whims and clearly has a massive passion for delivering gorgeous cuisine. I certainly appreciated that!
    All in all a perfect place to go as a couple or with a group of friends. Despite everything being cooked fresh to order the wait isn't too long either and with a very favourable wine and beer list to while away the time you won't be disappointed. I've yet to try the very reasonably priced cocktails but there will definitely be other visits. One last thing - Mexican coffee is to die for! Just go there, you won't be disappointed these guys deserve to be super successful! "
    Posted 9 months, 20 days ago...
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  • Dee said: "Nice Atmosphere, Friendly Staff, Great Food
    Fantastic! A friendly welcome, nicely laid out restaurant and a decent amount of choice (also for vegetarians like me!). The 'pan to share' was delicious and the veg chilli very tasty and just the right amount. The staff are great and there's a nice vibe about the place. Will definitely be back to try some other dishes! "
    Posted 10 months, 4 days ago...
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  • John said: "Amazing
    Nice place with amazing food and great service "
    Posted 10 months, 8 days ago...
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  • Jo said: "Very enjoyable experience
    Excellent value for money. Would recommend to families as good selection to choose from. Staff were very helpful and friendly. Definitely be returning in the near future. "
    Posted 10 months, 9 days ago...
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  • Chris said:
    " Had a fabulous evening there. Was a birthday treat. Greated by a very hospitable waitress. The meal was freshly prepared and tasted amazing. The chef came over to talk to us which was nice. Would certainly go back.
    Would highly recommend this restaurant "
    Posted 10 months, 13 days ago...
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  • Keeley said: "Lovely little place
    This little restaurant isn't in the centre of town, which may be why it was very quiet on a Saturday night, but I'm glad we found it! The service was fantastic, with all staff being very polite and attentive. Food was great (especially the churros) and worked out a bargain with the card. "
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  • " Heard great reviews on this place so thought would try it out. It didn't disappoint! Definitely recommend and definitely will be going back there. Beautifully decorated, clean, friendly owners and a fantastic chef who really cares about the food. Great place to go with family, friends or work colleagues. Really surprised to find such a lovely little place tucked away in its location. "
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  • Jessica said: "Little gem of Southend
    Was so glad we came! Food delicious. Ease of card use. Elite service. Very clean restaurants. We were so impressed. The food is amazing and the portions are huge! Definitely recommend "
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  • Patricia said: "Cooked to your liking
    This was my 3rd visit, that says it all !! The chef will make sure Whatever you order from the menu is cooked exactly as you like it.I t is a very friendly place to eat and nothing is too much trouble. I love this restaurant and lucky for me it is close enough to walk there. "
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  • Patricia said:
    " The Plano-Llano Restaurant is a lovely place to take a family of any size. The staff was friendly and helpful. The food was delicious with a very authentic taste and big portions. The quality of the food was top niche The bathrooms where clean and tidy. The chef came out to ask us how our food was which we though was very caring and showed that he was interested in our quality of dining. The atmosphere was relaxing and friendly. Would recommend to everybody!. Being quite close to the Sea front it is very accessible for tourists. I am so happy that this restaurant is my local. "
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