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Garden Restaurant - Grand Hotel Eastbourne

King Edwards Parade | The Grand Hotel, Eastbourne BN21 4EQ, England
+44 1323 412345
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good18%
  • Average16%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible4%
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King Edwards Parade | The Grand Hotel, Eastbourne BN21 4EQ, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We enjoyed the opulent surroundings and were well looked after in this top end hotel. Tried to get into the Mirabelle but it was full (also didn't have a jacket) but did manage to get into the Garden restaurant. The set dinner menu was enjoyable...More

1  Thank Rob T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Staff kindly did an off menu starter and main for my companion, which was appreciated. The menu starter of Caprese salad, was nice enough, but should have had beef tomatoes to go with the basil and buffalo mozzarella. Pleasant enough main of braised lamb rump...More

Thank MadDocNI
Reviewed 1 week ago

Took our grandchildren for a special treat. Although children were fairly happy with meal the set dinner menu was of poor choice and quality and overpriced. A la carte choices were very expensive and of moderate quality. Will certainly not frequent again.

Thank Christopher B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Despite the restaurant being sparsely occupied, we waited for over 1 hr for our starters and then another 40 minutes and still no sign of our main course. At this point ( having questioned the few waiting staff about the lack of service) we left...More

Thank DofTW
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had dinner here on Sunday night and breakfast Monday morning. I thought the dinner choice looked good over the several menus provided to us, but I wasn't a fan of paying extra for scallops which are generally on the starter menu for most restaurants, and...More

Thank RobertLondon
Reviewed 26 June 2017

This was a celebratory treat using a voucher purchased some months before.The hotel is very beautiful but the food did not live up to my expectations.The service in the bar was poor and we spent sometime waiting for service but were forgotten about twice. In...More

Thank Chrisandsue2014
Reviewed 22 June 2017

Decided to treat ourselves while on a break in Eastbourne. First of all, the dining room is lovely in the old fashioned sense of chandeliers etc. The tables are nicely spaced out. The service is good if a bit formal. The food itself was good...More

1  Thank Linda1953186338
Reviewed 25 May 2017

We stayed at The Grand for 3 nights on a DBB package recently. The food in the Garden Restaurant was extremely disappointing so much so that we cancelled our second night dinner and went elsewhere (Pablos in the Marina) vastly superior meal for half the...More

Thank Susie T
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

I have eaten here numerous times. The food is good, the service is inconsistent. Yesterday I brought friends here for Sunday lunch. We were happy with the food, but the service... it wasn't a busy Sunday. One friend opted for the lobster and another for...More

Thank Trevor S
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

I visited the Garden Restaurant on a Sunday afternoon with a friend. Priced at £28.50pp, the Garden Restaurant offers a traditional afternoon tea in a traditional British setting. There is a selection of classic sandwiches, as well as fresh cakes and plain scones with butter,...More

Thank LouiseRizzo15
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$45 - US$58
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: King Edwards Parade | The Grand Hotel, Eastbourne BN21 4EQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Eastbourne
  • Phone Number: +44 1323 412345
  • This restaurant is at The Grand Hotel Eastbourne
The award-winning Garden Restaurant is situated within the refurbished Grand Hotel, one of the UK's most magnificent Victorian hotels and perfectly situated right on the seafront of Eastbourne. Dominating the shoreline, The Grand Hotel enjoys stunning views overlooking the sea and the cliffs at Beachy Head. Inside, The Garden Restaurant seats 180 people and serves breakfast, lunch and dinner daily in highly graceful surroundings. The cuisine is based on the highest standards of traditional English cuisine with a contemporary interpretation. In this relaxed environment, you can savour a wide selection of culinary delights, all of which have been designed with the utmost passion and are complemented by a range of fine wines from the extensive cellar. Awarded 2 AA Rosettes, The Garden Restaurant is also listed in the Square Meal guide.
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