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The Queens Head

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Parsonage Lane | Icklesham, Icklesham TN36 4BL, England
+44 1424 814552
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Bexhill-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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52 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My family and friends have visited this pub for over 20 years, the last time we noticed it had became more expensive for pub grub. And the staff were different . Not sure if it's been taken over. But visiting today with a friend for lunch, the car park was almost empty , we walked in and asked for a... More 

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IAN MITCHELL L, Owner at The Queens Head, responded to this review

Hi there I am sorry to hear about your disappointing experience when you visited The Queens Head recently. Please contact me on yourview@queenshead.com so that I can respond directly to these shortcomings. I always make the same request in these circumstances so that we can obtain all relevant details and take the most appropriate action according to the occasion. Yours... More 

Johannesburg, South Africa
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57 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

The plan was to meet friends for a dog walk on Camber Sands, but where to go for lunch? A quick search brought up The Queens Head which looked great online. When we got there on a Tuesday post Easter the place was absolutely rocking at 1220! We received a very warm greeting, as did our respective dogs, and were... More 

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Thank JJN29
Cambridge, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a country pub you may need a reservation for. A favourite with locals and travelers, it is busy any day of the week. Excellent pub food with a large range of good beers. A fireplace keeps you warm when its cold and wet, and the garden offers views when the sun is out.

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Thank kraemer2017
1 review
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lunch today, a Monday, at the Queen's Head is what good simple cooking should be all about! I had grilled skate (which I had never had before), my wife scallops, and both were perfectly done, fully cooked yet moist (which can be tricky with scallops), with the natural flavours brought to the fore. Accompanying were cooked vegetables that were equally... More 

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Thank Andrew G
London
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Cosy bar with log fire on a cold windy day! It's also nice to sit outside with lovely views over the river Brede valley to Rye. Really good menu - lots of favourite choices but highlight is local fish beautifully cooked. Home made puddings are yummy. Harvey's beer on tap. All reasonably priced and service is very efficient. Helpings are... More 

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Thank Ruth S
London, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 21 March 2017

We have had an excellent meal at the Queens Head tonight steak and ale pie etc and a pint for just a tenner My wife's chicken salad with orange was wonderful and homemade cheesecake was to die for. The staff were really nice and friendly go if you can .

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Thank gjoab
St Leonards-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 February 2017

Love this pub, just a short drive from where we live, whether we are on our own or with family or friends, day or night the place is well populated, has friendly staff and GREAT food ( and a nice pint of Harveys to boot )

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Thank philbut1
Bexhill-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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63 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

Visited this lovely old pub for mid week lunch. Haven't been here for years and not much has changed. 2 roaring log fires on the go. Varied menu of traditional pub lunch and more modern meals. Chose pasta with chicken and chorizo and my friend chose steak and kidney pudding. Huge serving. Very tasty. Quite expensive for pub food. Arrived... More 

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Thank suzywong68
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

We stopped at The Queens Head whilst walking the 1066 Country Path. The pub was a welcome stop off point for a drink. We found the staff very welcoming and were pleasantly surprised to find a live band playing (this was a Sunday afternoon). Would love to visit again when we can spend more time there.

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Thank KarenEtherington
Hastings
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33 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 February 2017

We have noticed this pub on numerous occasions whilst driving past on the A259, it is set back a little from the main road so could be easily missed. Looking after the grandchildren during half term we decided to call in as this is somewhere new for us to try lunch; what a very pleasant surprise awaited us. Externally the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, International, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, View, Cheap Eats, Bar Scene, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Parsonage Lane | Icklesham, Icklesham TN36 4BL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Icklesham
  • Phone Number: +44 1424 814552

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