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The Smugglers Inn

) #9 of 21 Restaurants in Pevensey $$ - $$$ , British,
High Street, Pevensey BN24 5LF, England
+44 1323 762112
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible11%
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Opens in 19 min
All hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
High Street, Pevensey BN24 5LF, England
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1 - 10 of 283 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

Visited 25th July 2017 We both had the 3 course meal deal for £11-50.Starters was prawn and crayfish in a rose marie sauce which was tasty. Next up was cod rarebit in a cheesy sauce with mashed potatoes and garden peas - again very nice....More

Thank HoneyMonsterontour
Reviewed 5 days ago

We had a day off lunch at this pub, just my husband's choice of restaurant. We do not know this village well just drove through and found this pub. Interesting old house and almost table were full. The first ordered drinks, my husband said no...More

Thank MadamLee
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Popped in hoping for an early dinner only to find that food service doesn't start until 6. That aside it was a nice little place with a great playground that the kids enjoyed running around in until we went off to a chippy to get...More

Thank Ian Terence P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

really enjoyed home made burger, our dog made very welcome in bar area, nicely decorated pub inside and out.

Thank bikerblob
Reviewed 5 June 2017

Very nice pub with restaurant serving good variety of meals. The food was lovely, staff and locals friendly, comfortable atmosphere. A group of us had an early evening meal and couldn't fault it!

Thank Barbara A
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

We visited as a family , and had the 3 course options, quality was pretty good , food tasty and staff friendly , only one downside a little slow, would recommend to all though , dog friendly kids play area and 500 years old ,...More

Thank chrisseagull
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

Did not eat here as tried on off chance and was full. But worth a mention for the way we were received by a very pleasant lady who could not apologise enough. Definitely on the list to visit next time.

Thank Bob B
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

Had a super evening - a party of 12 of us. The food was very tasty - my bacon and chicken salad was delicious and we loved the chunky chips! Friendly staff ( we had some good banter between us! ) and the bonus was...More

Thank wendy G
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Lovely old world pub under the gates of pevensey castle ìn a little street littered with history. Right opposite the old court house which is a delight to visit and listen to the stories of old. Told well by the volunteers. This is a treat...More

Thank williamrJ6619XK
Reviewed 18 May 2017

Ate a lovely meal at this pub. Well presented and tasty. All our party enjoyed their food. However, the service was lacking in friendliness, we were ignored regarding the desert having waited with the menus we finally gave up and went to bar to ask...More

Thank Kathy288Polegate
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:30
19:30 - 22:30
10:30 - 22:30
10:30 - 22:30
10:30 - 22:30
10:30 - 22:30
10:30 - 00:00
10:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: High Street, Pevensey BN24 5LF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Pevensey
  • Phone Number: +44 1323 762112
Bn24 5lf
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