51 High Street, Leigh, Leigh-on-Sea, Essex, SS9 2EP
Tel: 01702 480289
You will find The Crooked Billet in Leigh-on-sea within a short stroll of Leigh on Sea Train Station, Leigh Broadway and Osbourne Brothers - however you won't find another like it.

Step in to discover a traditional pub of unique character, revered for its eclectic range of real ales and its quality pub food, which are served, as they should be, with a generous measure of famous British hospitality.

The Crooked Billet takes its name from a boomerang-shaped tree branch. We only mention this as you may have noticed that our pub is the only one in Leigh not named after a fishing vessel. But don't worry, our 16th Century tavern still has historic seafaring connections as in the early 1850s, a club was formed here to help sick fishermen. The club became known as the Billet Club.

The Crooked Billet is one of many rare gems in the Nicholson's collection of great British pubs, reputed for their distinctive buildings, intriguing history and vibrant atmosphere.

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National Beer Showcase 2017

Happening from 11/09/2017 to 22/10/2017 [Expired]

Running for six weeks, from 11th September until 22nd October we are celebrating beer with the National Beer Showcase 2017.

We will feature up to 28 new beers from Britain’s best breweries with events including guest talks, workshops and tastings.

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Cask Ale Week is here!

Happening from 21/09/2017 to 01/10/2017 [Expired]

It's here again and this year we are getting involved...

Come and enjoy your favourite cask ales or try some new ones from breweries both near and far. Join us from 21st September until 1st October and celebrate the Great British Beer - Looking forward to seeing you....

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