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The Star Inn Restaurant

) #6 of 10 Restaurants in Alfriston $$ - $$$ , British,
High Street, Alfriston BN26 5TA, England
+44 1323 870495
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Overview
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good33%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“liver” (4 reviews)
“falafel” (2 reviews)
“burger” (8 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
LOCATION
High Street, Alfriston BN26 5TA, England
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1 - 10 of 127 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

The food here was incredible! I had the belly pork which was cooked better than I have ever eaten (in that style) before, not fatty, not chewy but divine and with a deep and rich gravy. My wife fish and chips were excellent too, as...More

Thank DaveWilkins
StarAfriston, General Manager at The Star Inn Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear David W, Thank you for sending in your review, and we are absolutely delighted that you enjoyed the food, drinks, service and ambience! We work very hard to try and give customer satisfaction, and so glad that you had a memorable experience. We look...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We live locally and wanted a nice meal to celebrate a anniversary. The Star Inn as a venue is good especially for tourists looking for a typical English pub. Unfortunately we found the service very poor. It took over 15 minutes for a beer to...More

1  Thank Michael W
StarAfriston, General Manager at The Star Inn Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear Michael W, Thank you for taking the time to review our inn. We are sorry that you found the service poor on this occasion, and we have spoken with our team and they have met to discuss further training and the improvement of standards...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Such a beautiful place, had our honeymoon here 30 years ago, returned to celebrate, hotel lovely, staff great, food fab, location amazing. Breakfast was a delight, one member of staff really stood out, didn't get her name, petite lady serving breakfast drinks, she is such...More

Thank Julie080887
StarAfriston, General Manager at The Star Inn Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Dear Julie080887, Thank you so much for taking the time to review our much-loved inn! What a milestone to have returned after 30 years! We will speak with Lydia, the lady that you mentioned and tell her of your kind appreciative comments: she will be...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I'm not sure how the restaurant can provide such nice food so reasonably, a three course steak dinner was £10! Kids meals with drink and ice cream £6 our food was lovely except one steak was a little tough, the kids loved the outdoor play...More

Thank Cara S
StarAfriston, General Manager at The Star Inn Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Cara, Sorry this is not a review of The Star Inn, Alfriston.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We called in for a beer. They had two cask beers on from the local Long Man Brewery, so we went for one of each (why not!). Both were really quite warm, so I let the lady behind the bar know and she informed me...More

2  Thank jamesrhamilton
StarAfriston, General Manager at The Star Inn Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear jamesrhamilton, Thank you for your review, we work very closely with Long Man and have a personal relationship with them, and meet on a very regular basis. To date they have had no issues with how we keep and serve their range of ales....More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had dinner here while we stayed at this lovely hotel. We expected the meals to be like pub meals, but were pleasantly surprised. There was food that would appeal to all tastes, burgers, local game and fish. The fish was perfectly cooked and beautifully...More

1  Thank Sally C
StarAfriston, General Manager at The Star Inn Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Sally C, Thank you for the lovely review - it is always gratifying to read such positive comments! Our award winning chef and his great team work very hard and we are delighted with our feedback so far. I will pass on your comments...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We wanted somewhere nice to go for Sunday meal so checked the Internet and this looked great- read the menu and it was just what we were looking for as it also had the option of a full on roast dinner if the other menu...More

2  Thank Kate M
StarAfriston, General Manager at The Star Inn Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Kate M, Our one oversight is that the website hasn't yet been updated due to staff holidays, but this will be done as soon as possible and we apologise for this. With regard to the rest of the review it is disappointing when people...More

Reviewed 4 July 2017

Place was empty. Ordered food. Very expensive too. Waited 45 minutes so gave up & left. Went across the road to the George. Really busy but food came within 15 mins & was deliciousMore

1  Thank Annmarie M
StarAfriston, General Manager at The Star Inn Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 6 July 2017

Dear Annmarie M, In response to your strange review: 1. Sometimes we are empty, sometimes we are so full that you can't get in - not sure of your point. 2. We are competitive price wise across the range of other inns and hotels in...More

Reviewed 24 June 2017

To be honest my first impression was how could this quaint old inn possibly be more than a place to sleep and maybe have a beer after visiting the South Downs Way but I was wrong. First off the service both at the inn check...More

Thank RayLovesToTravelNEat
StarAfriston, General Manager at The Star Inn Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 26 June 2017

Dear RayLovesToTravelNE at, Thank you very much for your glowing review of our inn regarding the service, ambience, bar and food! We always aim to give locals and visitors a great time, and it is lovely when people take the time to review us and...More

Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

Had lunch at this pub / guesthouse in Alfriston. We shared the falafel and pine nut starter which was very nice but could have done with a bit more falafel for £7. We then had the hake with samphire which was lovely. Quality was good...More

Thank LondonFoodee
StarAfriston, General Manager at The Star Inn Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 11 June 2017

Dear LondonFoodee, Thank you for your review of our food, and we are delighted that you enjoyed both the falafel and hake - we will take your comments regarding the falafel back to the kitchen. We look forward to welcoming you again very soon, and...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: High Street, Alfriston BN26 5TA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Alfriston
  • Phone Number: +44 1323 870495
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