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The Black Jug

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31 North Street, Horsham RH12 1RJ, England
+44 1403 253526
Today
12:00 - 22:30
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 - 22:30
Mon - Sat 11:30 - 23:00
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Horsham, United Kingdom
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45 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

It does get busy and Friday and Saturday evenings get quite loud, too many people talking at the same time, the conservatory for eating is a bit more peaceful but one can not always be seated there, staff are friendly and waiting for food is quite quick so worth a visit

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Thank Nebcop
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15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Having recently moved to the area from quite far away I was looking forward to trying all the new pins and bars. The black jug is now my new local and am so pleased. Always a warm welcome and the food is always amazing and brought many friends along too and they all agree the food is great. Plenty of... More 

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Thank Andy E
Horsham, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We came In for a Sunday roast, the staff were very attentive as soon as we arrived, service was excellent, food was delicious too! Best roast in Horsham! Couldn't fault this pub if I tried! Keep up the good work guys!

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Thank josh90987
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30 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I must admit we hadn't eaten in Black Jug for a while as food was just too inconsistent, though continued to use the (great) pub for drinks. Had a Sunday afternoon food: roast beef and burger. Very glad we did, Both were very nice but the roast was excellent though (minor criticism is roasties probably microwaved and therefore a little... More 

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Thank JoEd2005
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Been here a few times lately and overall a pretty good pub. Experience this lunchtime was not great. Very slow service and some of the main courses were not to their usual standard. Worst thing was that the drinks for the rear restaurant just sit on a tray at the bar for 20 minutes each time, whilst the staff just... More 

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2 Thank Mark C
Sheffield, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent service,good food,pleasant staff and ambience.close to train station and short walk to town centre. I'm

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1 Thank Jayne B
Southend-on-Sea, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had party of 15 on a bank holiday! They handled the group really well. Despite being busy bar staff were friendly and happy to talk about different drinks with us. Table was ready on time, food was excellent and waiters were great, what more could you want! We had a great time it was an all-round enjoyable experience. Would... More 

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1 Thank PeterR4321
Horsham, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a family gathering after a busy morning there and we were made to feel so welcome. It's so nice to see the manager getting stuck in with delivering food and serving behind the bar. Everyone was helpful with recommendations and the service was surprisingly quick given there was 14 of us! Excellent.

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1 Thank robit009
Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom
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40 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were meeting up with family from around the country and booked a table for 15 of us. The place was busy when we arrived, but the staff were all really friendly and welcoming. The meal was excellent and atmosphere lovely. The service was excellent throughout our time.

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1 Thank Ads1105
London, United Kingdom
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109 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is probably the best pub in Horsham and it certainly has the best food and staff! We went to celebrate our parents 50th wedding anniversary and found the management so helpful, accommodating and they really could not do enough to help us and make us feel welcome. We were are large party yet the food all came out together... More 

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1 Thank Andy R

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:30
Monday
11:30 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 23:00
Thursday
11:30 - 23:00
Friday
11:30 - 23:00
Saturday
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 31 North Street, Horsham RH12 1RJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Sussex  >  Horsham
  • Phone Number: +44 1403 253526

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Horsham, United Kingdom
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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?