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Bibendum

) #63 of 310 Restaurants in Eastbourne $$ - $$$ International, British,
1 Grange Road | Eastbourne, Eastbourne BN21 4EU, England
+44 1323 735363
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Overview
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good25%
  • Average12%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“sunday roast” (16 reviews)
“burger” (19 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
CUISINES
International, British, Gastropub, Wine Bar, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
1 Grange Road | Eastbourne, Eastbourne BN21 4EU, England
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1 - 10 of 277 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have been here several times and have never been disappointed Good clean food nice light airy surroundings and good outside seating There is a good range of beers and gin (and probably other things too!) and the staff are friendly - if I wanted...More

Thank Sara W
BibendumBar, Owner at Bibendum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello :) many thanks for taking the time to review Bibendum, really appreciate your comments and I will be certainly looking into the staff being more attentive. Hopefully see you again soon, take care Heidi

Reviewed 1 week ago

Delighted to try out this restaurant because of its new owner Claude Bosi.We'd enjoyed his previous restaurant Hibiscus Lovely to visit on a sunny day to appreciate the Michelin windows and more importantly the food. Claude himself came to several tables and whilst he was...More

Thank YorkJean
BibendumBar, Owner at Bibendum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello :) I think you my be referring to the Bibendum in London..... we are in little old Eastbourne, East Sussex. If you are ever in town please pop in. Take Care Heidi

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Met a friend here on a Tuesday evening to catch up and have a bite to eat. Haven't been here in years and I think I was expecting it to be the same as I remembered it - an average pub with average food. I...More

Thank Pash68
BibendumBar, Owner at Bibendum, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to review Bibendum, the team & myself really do appreciate it, all our hard work has not gone unnoticed :) thank you again, see you in a few weeks, take Care Heidi

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely lunch today I had the shish kebab that was very tasty and my little boy had humus pitta and veg which he loved 😋😋😋😋

Thank nickybards
BibendumBar, Owner at Bibendum, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you :) I could tell he loved it, many thanks Heidi

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This pub/restaurant has been mostly good over the years. Under the recent (2016?) change of ownership, it had improved a lot with the only negative being that they cater for large parties for weddings/christenings at the church across the road so it was packed/overfull sometimes....More

Thank David A
BibendumBar, Owner at Bibendum, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much :) the whole team have really appreciated your message. Many thanks, take Care Heidi

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Gorgeous pub, great vibes, good beer and delicious sunday lunch - 'nuff said! Absolutely delicious, huge range of meats as well as a vegetarian nut-roast option. They also do classic pub-foods of burgers or fish and chips which all look lovely but I haven't tried...More

Thank JMurphyLewes
BibendumBar, Owner at Bibendum, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello, Thank you so much :) it so lovely to receive such a glowing report, it always boosts the team, it makes it all worth while knowing we are doing the right thing. Hope to see you again soon, take Care Heidi

Reviewed 16 June 2017

First time at Bibendum and the three of us went for Sunday lunch. All the staff had great smiles and were so friendly and the Sunday roast was excellent and servings were a nice decent size. The puddings were some of the largest I have...More

Thank steve h
BibendumBar, Owner at Bibendum, responded to this reviewResponded 18 June 2017

Hello, Thank you so much for taking the time to review Bibendum, myself and the team really appreciate it and we all look forward to seeing back very soon. Many thanks Heidi :)

Reviewed 29 May 2017

Enjoyed our meal, a very good selection on the menu, and reasonable price wine! The staff were friendly and professional. The atmosphere added to a all round enjoyable evening.

Thank Lizzie B
BibendumBar, Owner at Bibendum, responded to this reviewResponded 2 June 2017

Thank you so much for taking the time to add your review, the team and I really appreciate it. Thank you again and we hope to see you again very soon. Take Care Heidi

Reviewed 18 May 2017

You get a nice choice of modern and classic dishes which are tasty and well priced. The service staff are professional and happy to help with wine and food choices. They are focussed on good customer service.

Thank Coinneach1957
BibendumBar, Owner at Bibendum, responded to this reviewResponded 23 May 2017

Hello :) thank you so much for taking the time list your review for Bibendum. Your lovely comments have very much been appreciated with myself and the team. Hope to see you again soon, Take Care Heidi

Reviewed 12 May 2017

Have been here several times but always at lunchtimes. There is a good variety o. The menu from light snacks to a full blown meal. Has always been high quality. The staff are helpful and friendly and it has a lovely atmosphere. Have never been...More

Thank Patterdalepoppet
BibendumBar, Owner at Bibendum, responded to this reviewResponded 15 May 2017

Hello, thank you so much for taking the time to review Bibendum we all really appreciate it :) hope to see you again very soon. Take Care Heidi

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Carolyn O
13 October 2015|
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Response from BibendumBar | Property representative |
Hi there & thank you very much for asking. We are in exciting times at the moment & lots of things are changing to enable us to take this beautiful restaurant & bar forward. A new chef has just been appointed, after we have... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$9 - US$32
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Street Parking, Private Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 00:30
Saturday
11:00 - 00:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Grange Road | Eastbourne, Eastbourne BN21 4EU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Eastbourne
  • Phone Number: +44 1323 735363
  • E-mail
Description
Located opposite Eastbournes Town Hall, Bibendum is the ideal venue for any occasion, whether you are planning a romantic meal in our Conservatory Restaurant, a business meeting or simply to wind down. Come and enjoying our wide range of premium beers, spirits and wines, or celebrate your special occasions in our Function Room, ideally equiped to suit your requirements, in order to make your evening a memorable one.And when the weather decides to be kind, why not take advantage of our patio area for that well needed coffee in the morning, a leisurely lunch or afternoon drinks with your friends, away from the hustle and bustle of the Town Centre...So whenever you choose to visit us, you can always expect a warm welcome from the team here at Bibendum.
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