Due to bad weather we have unfortunately had to close the pier today!

We are very sorry for any inconvenience this may have caused you. Do please still explore our website to plan your next trip to us, and check back here for further updates. We’ll be open again as soon as we can!

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Welcome to Southwold Pier

A Pier-fect Day Out!

Are you looking for a great day out, all year round? At Southwold Pier, you'll find delicious food, excellent shopping, breathtaking sea views and eccentric British seaside fun reaching 623 feet into the North Sea from the Suffolk coast.

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The boards of the Pier host events all year round, from special foodie days to traditional Punch and Judy shows. Choose your favourites below to find out more, and don’t forget to check back regularly for the very latest happenings on Southwold Pier.

Coffee selection in The Clockhouse

Monday 10th December - Sunday 6th January

Endless Tea & Coffee

Never ending Tea and Coffee

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Clothes from Seaweed & Salt

Wednesday 26th December - Sunday 6th January

Boxing Day Sale

Come along and grab a bargain!

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2p slider

Monday 7th January - Sunday 3rd February

Mega Arcade Madness

20% more prizes

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The Gulldian

The Latest News From The Pier

Red Deer at Minsmere

Autumn at RSPB Minsmere

Just a handful of miles along the coast from the Pier is RSPB Minsmere, one of the most important nature reserves in the world.

Collen and Clare Fashion Show

Models hit the runway to raise funds for Air Ambulance

This week, local clothes retailer Collen and Clare are holding their annual Charity Fashion Show to raise funds for the East Anglian Air Ambulance.

Henham Steam Rally

Grand Henham Steam Rally

The Grand Henham Steam Rally is one of the Suffolk coast's most popular events, and is held just five miles from Southwold Pier.

Southwold Model Yachts

Sailing in Southwold

Model yachts are part of Southwold's heritage - come and see them on the boating lake opposite the entrance to the Pier

Pirate Trail on Southwold Pier

X marks the spot at Southwold Pier

Avast ye! Come and walk the planks at Southwold Pier this summer and take part in our Pirate Trail for a fine haul of booty.

Southwold Model Railway Exhibition

30 years on track

This weekend it’s full steam ahead for the 30th Southwold Model Railway Exhibition, held just up the road at Saint Felix School in Reydon.


There's never a dull moment: thanks to the wide range of things you'll find to do at Southwold Pier, our Instagram Gallery gives visitors a taste of the Pier before you arrive, and then a joyous reminder of your day!
Last weekend in September (how did that happen?) and it’s still #ice-cream weather here at the #Pier! 
#blueskies #sunny #NotAutumnYet #Treat #Suffolk #southwold It’s backl The best afternoon tea on sea is only available from #SouthwoldPier, visit our website or call us on 01502 722105 to book yours! #Suffolk #Southwold #Afternoontea #Specialfood #seaside #coast #Treatyourself Who fancies some #fish on a #Friday? 
#SouthwoldPier #Suffolk #Boardwalk #EverydayNotJustFridays #FishPlatter #EatingOut #SuffolkRestaurants #SuffolkEating #SeasideFood #Sundaes on a Tuesday, what could be finer? #SouthwoldPier #Southwold #IceCream #Suffolk #SundaesOnSea #SpecialTreat #Boardwalk #eatingoutside Who’s up for a Tuesday treat? Enjoy these #chocolately goodies and plenty of other #cakes at the #Clockhouse, open until 5.00pm today! 
#Rocky #Road #SouthwoldPier #Cafe #Southwold #Youknowyouwantto #Suffolkcoast #Seaside Buckets of Fun is opening tomorrow for the first time this summer, get #beach ready with its huge range of inflatables, kites, beach toys and of course #bucketsandspades!

#SouthwoldPier #Suffolk #Sandcastle #Sunnydays To celebrate Suffolk Day tomorrow we have a dedicated Suffolk Day menu with produce from around the county including Suffolk asparagus char grilled with crispy hens egg and rapeseed aioli or Trio of Suffolk pork, slow braised pork belly,  scotch egg, ham hock sausage roll, apple puree, pickled apple and pan jus or how about Suffolk honey glazed peaches, vanilla bean ice cream, shortbread crumb, micro mint! #suffolkday #suffolk #southwold #localproduce #southwoldpier #21June Already buzzing here in Southwold in anticipation of an exciting finish to Stage 1 of the Women’s Tour of Britain! The Pier offers a great view of Pier Avenue and the finishing straight along North Parade! Plenty of food and refreshments on offer too at the Boardwalk Restaurant, Beach Cafe and Clockhouse! #womenstour #ovowomenstour #cycling #finishingstraight Refuel on the go in Southwold by grabbing one of our tropical granola pots! Freshly made with Greek yoghurt, honey and tasty granola, ready to takeaway and eat on the beach. 🌤🏃🏽‍♀️🏃🏻‍♂️#breakfast #onthego #healthy #southwold #southwoldpier Looking for a hearty start to the weekend? Breakfast at the Beach Cafe then! Full English and much more here at Southwold Pier! #southwold #southwoldpier #breakfast #weekend #beachcafe 🌤 There’s something for everyone at the Boardwalk Restaurant! With a dedicated child’s menu, sandwiches, fish options, burgers and plenty more, it’s the perfect place to visit this half term! #halfterm #southwold #southwoldpier #boardwalk #familyfun Happy Friday! Treat yourself to an end of the week pizza at The Clockhouse tonight. Eat in or take away, it’s open til 8pm! #pizza #stonebaked #southwoldpier #halfterm