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61 Seaside, Eastbourne, England
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Ranked #39 of 318 Restaurants in Eastbourne
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: English
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Dining options: Late Night
Description: Pub food of excellent quality vast array of beers.Address: 61 Seaside, Eastbourne,BN22 7NE
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  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Russian first
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English first
London, United Kingdom
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20 reviews 20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2015 NEW

Visited on a Sunday and the Pub was busy, Christmas decorations were amazing, staff were friendly so we felt quite relaxed. Met some friends for lunch on Friday and the Pub was nearly empty so very different atmosphere. The Barmaid really didn't put any effort into serving us, food was very average Pub grub. Disappointing so we are unlikely to... More 

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Reading, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
63 reviews 63 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015 via mobile

we live in sovereign harbour but use the Marine as our neighbourhood pub as it has that comfortable social feel that a good pub provides. Take the specials menu and you will get good tasty home cooked comfort food at the right price, the bar menu gives the burger, macaroni cheese stuff that is never going to be exciting. Some... More 

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Eastbourne, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

This is an astonishing local pub. Over Christmas it is a MUST to go to this pub as they welcome you with the best Christmas decorations. The food is great. Be careful as the portions are very big.

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Brighton and Hove, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

Amazing food- great variety for all tastes including vegetarian. Freshly cooked tasty food with reasonable portions and good value for money. Friendly and helpful staff. Great environment with cosy areas for eating and drinking and an incredible amount of Christmas tinsel which made you feel as if you were entering Santa's Grotto! Great mixture of customers including locals.

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Boston, United Kingdom
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30 reviews 30 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

Just off the seafront, a few minutes out of town is the Marine pub where a warm welcome is always guaranteed from the landlord. It's our favourite haunt in Eastbourne and we have just had a wonderful meal and family get together there on New Year's day. The food is great. A comprehensive menu and delicious food which comes in... More 

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eastbourne
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

Firstly at Christmas the decorations alone are worth a visit but also the food and service is outstanding. The landlord is friendly and creates the perfect atmosphere. Very lucky to have this pub on my doorstep.

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England
Senior Contributor
36 reviews 36 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

From the outside The a Marine pub does not look very inviting. Do not be put off, venture inside and you will be more than pleased. They have a very comprehensive menu to meet all tastes. Beautifully cooked, always hot and very good portions. The staff are fantastic, they make you feel very welcome and always try their hardest to... More 

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London
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113 reviews 113 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

Had heard about this place and wanted to visit for years. Word is the decorations have been scaled back, but I can't imagine how! I have NEVER been to such a christmassy establishment. It is a wonder to see and a lovely atmosphere is created. Pub is warm and cosy, bar staff are helpful and friendly, food was great -... More 

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Senior Contributor
35 reviews 35 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015 via mobile

Had a really lovely meal from the extensive menu in what was a very busy popular pub. Food was plentiful and first class. Beer was a good quality pint. The Christmas decorations throughout were a total wow factor.

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Eastbourne, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

we had a really good luch, excellent fresh vegetable and delicious food which was also good value, the only slight negative was the mens toilet which was smelly and tatty.

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Address: 61 Seaside, Eastbourne, England
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Eastbourne
Cuisine: English

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