We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Treacle Mine

Hailsham Road, Polegate BN26 6QL, England
+44 1323 489520
Website
Save
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent38%
  • Very good27%
  • Average16%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“treacle” (16 reviews)
“premier inn” (47 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
CUISINES
Gastropub, Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
DETAILS
Hailsham Road, Polegate BN26 6QL, England
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
Write a Review
Reviews (776)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 776 reviews

Reviewed today

We eat here about once a month it is local to us and reliable with good staff and reasonable food. We also like the club card on which you can earn points every time you eat here and redeem them for money off a meal.

Review collected in partnership with this restaurant
Thank eaglesrise
Reviewed 2 days ago

We had a nice meal here , this place is very busy , but the food was good and there was plenty of it . Lots of parking . You would need to book to get in here as it is very popular , can...More

Thank merritt402
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Whitbread chain restaurant nice surroundings had excellent fillet steak with creamed spinach and fried potatoes. Good service.

Thank Andy S
treacle-mine_wi, General Manager at Treacle Mine, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We're glad you enjoyed your steak and the service. We look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Ideal if you are staying at the Premier inn next door, good food and beer and friendly staff. Good to go to just if you are in the area and want a meal as we noticed by the amount of people coming in for a...More

Thank trailwalker2014
treacle-mine_wi, General Manager at Treacle Mine, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We're glad you enjoyed your visit and found the food & drink good and the team friendly. We look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

How can it become so bad after such a good visit last time? Awful Sunday tea time meal. Slow slow slow. Food mediocre. Thai curry was like water and served with plain rice (on the special board!!!) Burger was dry as leather. Got free deserts...More

1  Thank Fair_and_honest71
Reviewed 6 days ago

From the moment we walked in the restaurant until we left we enjoyed ourselves.the food was cooked to perfection the service was excellent and the atmosphere was really good

Review collected in partnership with this restaurant
Thank 920websites
treacle-mine_wi, General Manager at Treacle Mine, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We're very glad you enjoyed your visit and found the food, service and atmosphere to your liking. We look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Went for an evening family meal. Wanted to treat my wife and daughter, food was amazing and a great value for the money. Will be visiting the Restraunt asap highly recommend to anyone

Review collected in partnership with this restaurant
Thank wilsonscott
treacle-mine_wi, General Manager at Treacle Mine, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We're very glad you enjoyed your visit and found the food and the value to your liking. We look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Family gathering, lunch was fine some of the meals were better than others, but over all everyone was happy.veg not very exciting on the roast dinners. Kate was really friendly and served our table very well.

Thank SUZANNE T
treacle-mine_wi, General Manager at Treacle Mine, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We're glad you enjoyed your visit overall and found the service to your liking. I shall pass your kind words on to Kate. We look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Treacle Mine is next door too the Premier Inn. Breakfasts here are very enjoyable. Very clean establishment. Welcoming friendly staff and very good service. Very busy place for breakfast, always worth booking in advance.More

Thank A_SG4
treacle-mine_wi, General Manager at Treacle Mine, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We're very glad you enjoy your visits and find the breakfasts enjoyable and the service to your liking. You're quite right in always booking, we can get very busy and it's always worth booking ahead. We look forward to seeing...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

So we have avoided the restaurant since May last year due to a couple of very bad experiences but thought we'd give it another go as we were local and hungry. Waited fifteen minutes for any service despite arriving at midday when it was empty...More

1  Thank Steve B
treacle-mine_wi, General Manager at Treacle Mine, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback. We're very sorry you were unhappy with your visit. Service should never be slow and we will of course address the team with it. Also, your server can always advise which meals are the larger/smaller portioned sizes to ensure you...More

Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
K2 Indian Restaurant
243 reviews
.33 km away
The Viceroy
67 reviews
1.02 km away
Polegate Fisheries
45 reviews
1.09 km away
Nearby Attractions
Willingdon Golf Club
16 reviews
2.39 km away
Michelham Priory
213 reviews
4.06 km away
The Long Man of Wilmington
42 reviews
5.13 km away
Drusillas Park
1,379 reviews
5.20 km away
Questions & AnswersAsk a question
lreilly88
I notice there is "ve = suitable for vegans" in the dietry requirements box but not one of the dishes on your menu has the 've' sign next to it. Can you advise if you are able to make any of your veggie dishes vegan please?
12 April 2017|
Answer Show all 2 answers
Response from bkumar841 | Reviewed this property |
You will have to ring the hotel and find out. The reason being I did not have any vegan dishes hence I am unable your question.
0
Votes
Patricia P
Hi, What is the max you can seat for a meal?
27 March 2017|
Answer Show all 2 answers
Response from nikki4giles | Reviewed this property |
Not sure but they are very helpful
0
Votes
Catrina103
Hi there. Do you do breakfasts as you are attached to premier inn? Thanks.
29 December 2016|
Answer Show all 6 answers
Response from Johnk8920 | Reviewed this property |
Yes Book via Premier Inn Or select from Menu
1
Vote
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$6 - US$26
Cuisine
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 10:00
Monday
06:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
06:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
06:30 - 22:00
Thursday
06:30 - 22:00
Friday
06:30 - 22:00
Saturday
07:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hailsham Road, Polegate BN26 6QL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Polegate
  • Phone Number: +44 1323 489520
  • E-mail
Description
Using seasonal ingredients, Whitbread Inns - Treacle Mine boasts a menu of traditional pub dishes. Varied sharing platters are served alongside tempting nibbles and British favourites. Hearty breakfasts are also available for early risers, while sensational desserts bring something sweet to the Treacle Mine menu. Enjoy a glass of flavoursome wine or refreshing beer from the bar, or indulge in our weekly Tuesday night quiz in the snug.