Visit The Waterfront, Sovereign Harbour for shopping, eating, drinking, relaxing, walking and so much more - every day!

Sovereign Harbour is northern Europe’s largest composite marina complex and boasts four linked harbours, a large FREE car park and the hugely popular Waterfront retail and restaurant development.

Ideal as a day out for the whole family, The Waterfront has an impressive range of boat-sales, cafes, restaurants and bars, along with a luxury hair studio, boat tours and charters.

Rain or shine, day or night, seven days a week, you and the family will have a great time at The Waterfront, Sovereign Harbour, Eastbourne.

What's on at a glance

Dates Time Venue Event
11-12th May 9:00 - 14:00 Opposite Main Entrance Offering the very best in quality, fresh, seasonal produce all locally sourced. The Waterfront Pop Up Artisan Food Market aims to support local, small-scale, independent food producers. Come along to find meats, fish, dairy, baked goods and much more. With so many tempting treats to choose from please remember to bring cash on the day as many traders are unable to accept card payments.
June Daytime Opposite Main Entrance Visit our pop-up beach this summer. Little ones can relax on the sand, build sandcastles and play beach games. A great place to sit, enjoy a spot of lunch and have a catch up with friends and family.
Sat 27th July Starts at 7.00pm Opposite Main Entrance On a summer evening, there’s nothing quite like watching a movie under the stars! The Waterfront will be hosting a ‘Film By The Water’ event; film starts at 9pm with entertainment, food options from 7pm. So make sure you bring rugs and cushions.
26-27th October Daytime Opposite Main Entrance Reach scary heights at The Waterfront ‘Rock Up Weekend’. The challenging 7.5m outdoor climbing wall is a chance for all ages and abilities to experience the fun and adrenaline that climbing has to offer. A great half term activity for kids - all climbing equipment provided on the day.

  • Di Lieto’s Coffee Lounge
    a traditional coffee lounge, sandwich bar and ice cream parlour.
    01323 470990
  • Harbour Boat Trips
    07790 077019
  • Harbour Grill Restaurant
    burgers, steaks, fish and fajitas.
    01323 478151
  • The Harvester
    traditional family restaurant and bar area.
    01323 470074
  • Pablo’s
    quality Mediterranean food.
    01323 470400
  • Seamoors
    wine and music bar, large screen TV.
    01323 470271
  • 4Seasons
    restaurant and cafe, events and alfresco dining.
    01323 470704
  • Simply Italian
    family run restaurant serving regional Italian specialities.
    01323 470911
  • Thai Marina
    a taste of the exotic orient in luxurious surroundings.
    01323 470414
  • Tying the Knot
    a high end affordable Wedding store
    01323 301616
  • CoCo Hair
    modern hair studio.
    01323 471147
  • Ganges Indian Restaurant
    contemporary Indian cuisine.
    01323 479988 or 01323 479808
  • Hearing Link
    head office of a national charity for hearing loss.
    0300 111 1113
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