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FILO (First In, Last Out)

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14-15 High Street, Hastings TN34 3EY, England
+44 1424 425079
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12:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Mon - Sat 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, Reservations

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  • 73
    Excellent
  • 27
    Very good
  • 9
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Great food and service.

We were very pleasantly surprised to find this pub now has a restaurant serving excellent meals. The service was friendly and efficient, dining area very clean and comfortable. Changes to meals to accommodate a dairy free requirement was easily arranged. Our meals were delicious. We will certain... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 3, 2015
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Hastings
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18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015 NEW

We were very pleasantly surprised to find this pub now has a restaurant serving excellent meals. The service was friendly and efficient, dining area very clean and comfortable. Changes to meals to accommodate a dairy free requirement was easily arranged. Our meals were delicious. We will certain visit the FILO again.

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Hastings, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

A great little pub. The FILO has it's own brewery out the back and serves some wonderful beers, lagers and ciders. Food at lunchtimes only (I've not eaten there). The central fireplace is wonderful on a cold winter's evening. I've always found it to be a friendly place. Can get very busy. Occasional music.

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West Sussex
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

I dropped in one afternoon while wandering around the Old Town, knowing there was an excellent range of ales. Several FILO beers (5 I think) were on, as well as one guest ale. Food is served at lunchtimes and from 6pm, and the menu was fairly small but quite interesting-looking; but bar snacks are also served out of these hours.... More 

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Glasgow
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22 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

This pub was recommended to us by the proprietor of the B&B we stayed in. The food was nice and the service good. An unexpected surprise was the live band (we were there on a Tuesday evening). It was lovely, double bass, violin, etc. Felt like Downton Abbey! Would eat here again.

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Royal Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
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20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2015

We were in the Old Town of Hastings looking for a place for a light lunch. We discovered this just by chance. It's up the old High Street and it's a gem. Never thought I'd come across craft ales, this is Shepherd Neame country - nothing wrong with that, but they brew 6 of their own ales. I didn't try... More 

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Hastings, United Kingdom
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188 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 101 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

Loved it here. Unique beers just brewed for the pub. Food was gorgeous, freshly cooked and decent sized portions. Glad we got there at 6pm as it got pretty full pretty quickly. Will be returning soon.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

The FILO is a real gem of a pub that brews it's own beer. Always well worth a visit and their prices are reasonable too!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

My wife and I visit Hastings every few months and have done so for the last 2 years. We have been in the FILO a few times before but not had time to try the food. On this visit to Hastings decided to book a meal for family and friends and wow are we glad we did !! This little... More 

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Hastings, United Kingdom
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24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

This place is a micro brewery in its own right and always has a great selection of their own handpull on tap. The food is nice also and some cozy little booths in makes it feel a little more private.

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Sutton, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015

Still haven't been able to try the food. The menu does lol so inviting. Purely a beer trip which is s must for anyone visiting Hastings. You can't go past a light hoppy beer but my favourite is the ginger Tom. Lovely ginger flavour and not too strong. There is a very good range to cover all tastes and palettes.... More 

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Additional Information about FILO (First In, Last Out)

Address: 14-15 High Street, Hastings TN34 3EY, England
Phone Number: +44 1424 425079
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Hastings
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Cuisine: Pub

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 14-15 High Street, Hastings TN34 3EY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Hastings
  • Phone Number: +44 1424 425079

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Pub
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am

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