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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MUST-SEA EVENTS

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.

Punch and Judy

Saturday 28th July

Punch and Judy

Classic seaside entertainment for kids of all ages!

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Punch and Judy

Sunday 29th July

Punch and Judy

Classic seaside entertainment for kids of all ages!

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Punch and Judy

Tuesday 31st July

Punch and Judy

Classic seaside entertainment for kids of all ages!

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Punch and Judy

Wednesday 1st August

Punch and Judy

Classic seaside entertainment for kids of all ages!

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Punch and Judy

Thursday 2nd August

Punch and Judy

Classic seaside entertainment for kids of all ages!

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Punch and Judy

Saturday 4th August

Punch and Judy

Classic seaside entertainment for kids of all ages!

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The Latest News From The Pier

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Suffolk Day Asparagus

Suffolk Day Specials

Happy Suffolk Day! To celebrate the celebration of our amazing county, we’ve created some special dishes for the event, with Suffolk produce at their heart.

Events
Southwold Arts Festival

Southwold Arts Festival

The fifth Southwold Arts Festival starts this month, a jam-packed eight days full of music, art, literature, talks, poetry and far more.

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Women's Tour

The Women’s Tour returns to Southwold

This June the country’s premier women’s cycle race starts its five day tour in Suffolk - and the final straight begins at Southwold Pier.

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Slaughter in Southwold

Crime Writing Festival

There are two kinds of people who sit around thinking about how to kill people: murderers and crime writers. Slightly worryingly, one of these groups is coming to the east coast later this month for Slaughter in Southwold …

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Southwold flies the Blue Flag

Southwold Continues to Fly the Blue Flag

The beach beside Southwold Pier has retained its Blue Flag status, after the Foundation for Environmental Education deemed it exceeded the tough standards required for this prestigious award.

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Antiques Road Trip

Antiques Road Trip uncovers a gem

This summer Southwold Pier is set to feature on the small screen in one of the BBC’s most popular daytime shows.

Instagram

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!
#Sundaes on a Tuesday, what could be finer? #SouthwoldPier #Southwold #IceCream #Suffolk #SundaesOnSea #SpecialTreat #Boardwalk #eatingoutside We’ll be firing up the #pizza oven tomorrow at the #Clockhouse, come and treat yourself this weekend. #Takeaway #Eatin #stonebaked #Saturdaytreat #Weekendsaregreat #FoodoftheGods #Suffolk #Southwold #SouthwoldPier 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 What a glorious weekend here in sunny Southwold ☀️Don’t forget to keep sharing your pictures of you and the family at the Pier with us, we love seeing what you get up to! #sunnysouthwold #southwoldpier #southwold Looking for something fun for all the family to enjoy this weekend? Then come down to Southwold Pier! Locally sourced food, amusements, an Under the Pier show and stunning sea views – what more could you want?! ☀️☀️☀️
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