Latest Update

Following the latest lock down announced by the UK Government, the pier will be closed.  For Heath & Safety reasons, there will be no access to the Pier at all during this time.

If you have any enquiries please email us on and we will respond to you.

We will update you all in the future of our reopening date but in the meantime, please stay safe and we look forward to welcoming you back soon.

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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.

Monday 17th February - Thursday 31st December

10:00 am - 5:00 pm

120 Years of the Pier

The Pier's 120th anniversary trail is available for everyone to dive into our rich history.

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The Latest News From The Pier




A message to our visitors.


Six Nations Fever!

We will be showing ALL the six nations matches in our Pier View Bar during February and March!


Jack and the Beanstalk

Southwold Arts Centre presents Jack and the Beanstalk proudly sponsored by Southwold Pier


Rocky the elf

Rocky the mischievous elf has arrived at the Pier!


Summer Time @ The Pier

So much to do at the Pier this summer


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!
Thank you all for coming to see us the last week!⠀
From today, the Pier will be open from 10-7pm everyday. ⠀
Takeaway Tea and cake will be available from 10am and our full takeaway menu from 11.30am from Boardwalk restaurant.⠀
#southwold #takeaway #suffolkcoast #freshair Hog roast roll, stuffing, fries and apple sauce on today’s specials board!! #hogroast #southwoldpier #takeaway We’re back… 😍😀 From Thursday 18th June, the Pier will be reopening from 12-8pm, then from Wednesdays to Sundays each week.  We have implemented a new one way system to ensure social distancing whilst you enjoy the views and the fresh sea air.

We will also be offering a take away menu from our Boardwalk Restaurant from 12-3pm & 5-8pm on these days.

We can’t wait to see you all.

#southwold #takeaway #suffolkcoast #freshair #openagain #itsgoodtobeback Thank you @clarkholly00 for sharing this with us 😍 “Rose has made a shield of all the things that are important to her she can’t wait to come back and have an ice cream on the pier !” We can’t wait to welcome back Rose and all our other visitors!!! 🤗 
Stay safe and see you soon. Keep safe. See you soon. Thank you. Take away is up and running!! #staysafe #takeaway #wewillkeepgoing Following the latest Government guidance we will be shutting down certain enclosed areas of the Pier, but you can still take a walk and enjoy the fresh sea breeze. The Boardwalk Restaurant and Clockhouse will be offering a Takeaway Menu – watch this space!! 20th March 2020 (10:29 am) Reposting @sammanhattan: ⠀
“Wild 🌊 💨⠀
#chillyday #beachwalks #suffolkcoast #eastanglia #capturingbritain_coast #freezingcold #fluffyclouds #goneoutdoors #visitgreatbritain #visitengland #photosofengland #instabritain #thesuffolkcoast  #suffolklandscapes #landscapesofsuffolk #britishcoastline #gloriousbritain #moodyphotography #seascapesphotography” Reposting @prandiumsouthwold: ⠀
“@southwold_pier ⠀
In the waves #embrace⠀
#Wave 🌊🌊🌊🌊🌊🌊🌊” Hey Hector!! 😍⠀
Reposting @hectorthesausage: ⠀
“Today I’m going to be……..DUMBO! 🐘 • Wearing @pawsomepawsboutique use HECTOR10 to save monies! •” The Clockhouse is a great place for relaxed snacks and meals, all the day round.