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Deck 1853

Pizza, pasta, paninis and more on the Ha’penny Pier

The newest seaside dining stop in Harwich

Situated on the deck of Ha’penny Pier, one of the oldest Pier’s in Britain, built in 1853. Pick up light bites to enjoy when exploring Harwich, pop in when passing by, or make an evening enjoying the sunset with pizza, pasta and paninis ‘on the Deck’.

Grab & Go Rustic Food

Packed in sustainable packaging, ready to be enjoyed on the go, or at Deck 1853. Take on the ferry, a dog walk or a work lunch, or stay a little longer with plenty of outside seating. We have limited indoor tables too.


Grab your favourite coffee when passing by, or enjoy a selection of soft drinks, bottled beers and a house red and white to accompany your meal.

Gelato Ice Creams

Coming Summer 2024, our exciting ice-cream hatch at the end of Deck 1853 serving Italian Gelato, and seaside-favourite soft-serve ice cream.

Sun-Thurs: 9am-6pm

Fri & Sat: 9am-9pm*

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* Please note: we may sometimes close early during bad weather and quiet weekdays. Kitchen closes an hour before closing time. From Jun 21st until August 31st, we will be open 9am-9pm daily.

On the menu

From a selection of handmade thick-crust and thin-based Neapolitan-style pizzas, classic pasta dishes, sandwiches and baguettes, to seaside favourite soft-serve ice cream. There’s something for everyone.

Eat in, eat out, or take away, with plenty of outside seating, benches on the Pier, indoor tables and everything packaged sustainably to take away.

Deck 1853 also serves a limited breakfast menu and freshly baked pastries.

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Gelato & Ice Cream Hatch

The ice-cream hatch will be open from Summer with a selection of delicious flavours of Italian Gelato, as well as seaside favourite, soft-scoop ice cream.

And for your furry friend, we will ensure we have some dog treats and pooch ice cream too.

Grab & Go

Pre-order available

Situated perfectly to grab before you set sail, make a ferry crossing or set off to explore Historic Harwich.

Paddy & Scott’s coffee will also be available to-go throughout the day.

To pre-order something before your trip, please call the day before.

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Epic views of the Stour & Orwell estuaries

Wherever you are sitting, there is a perfect view West, where the sun goes down in the evening. Deck 1853 is a special seaside destination on the Ha’penny Pier, just moments from Historic Harwich.

Pizza parties

Enquire about exclusive hire of Deck 1853 for Pizza Parties, for up to 24 people. Whether it’s a family celebration or an office outing, this enviable sunset spot is a great place to take over and tuck-in between 6pm and 9pm.

Enjoy pizzas cooked to order by one of our Deck 1853 pizza chefs.

Please note, Deck 1853 is not available for private hire in July or August. Pizza parties require a minimum spend of £500.

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Visit Deck 1853

Located on the North Sea coast, Harwich in Essex is one of the Haven ports and located close to Felixstowe, Ipswich, Colchester and Clacton-on-Sea.

Harwich is the northernmost coastal town in Essex and sits on the estuaries of the rivers Stour and Orwell.

Deck 1853

The Quay,
CO12 3HH

01255 241212
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The perfect place to watch a coastal sunset

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Situated on the deck of Ha’penny Pier, one of the oldest Pier’s in Britain, built in 1853.

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