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The Fox

) #4 of 17 Restaurants in Henfield $$ - $$$ , British,
Henfield Road | Small Dole, Henfield BN5 9XE, England
+44 1273 491196
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
Travelers talk about
“mixed grill” (3 reviews)
“liver” (3 reviews)
“cod” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 am - 3:00 pmAll hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Henfield Road | Small Dole, Henfield BN5 9XE, England
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1 - 10 of 136 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went in a large group. The food was plain cooking, but brought out with speed and efficiency and there was plenty of it. Good for Sunday and business lunches

Thank Cherrypsy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There were seven of us for a Sunday roast and as usual the only person who did not have a good meal was the non meat eater (forget the nut roast) otherwise the food was excellent. Most of us had starters and deserts and thoroughly...More

Thank Nodyah
Reviewed May 8, 2017 via mobile

Yep recently had a delicious lunch in this friendly pub with a living legend of the world of photography, Bill Wisden MBE HonFRPS. Hidden away round a sharp bend so it is very easy to miss the car park. Friendly service, good atmosphere and a...More

Thank Glyn E
Reviewed May 7, 2017

Great selection of food and good value. Burgers are great. Excellent mixed grill. Lovely atmosphere with friendly, helpful staff. Good parking.

Thank stephanie b
Reviewed April 15, 2017

We always head for the Fox at Small Dole when we visit Sussex as we know the food will always be good and there will be an excellent choice on the menu and specials. In our opinion this is the best village pub in Sussex,...More

1  Thank Michael S
Reviewed April 3, 2017

This was an excellent occasion, the food was delicious and varied each person choosing what they wanted, it was all served together on hot plates by a happy and efficient staff. the Landlady was very attentive to all our needs,and the price very reasonable, would...More

Thank rdelacour
Reviewed March 26, 2017 via mobile

Popped in for lunch on a saturday and had great service. I had fish and chips but wished I'd had the jacket potato with prawns as it looked amazing! Sun was shining so we sat outside. Great pub, food and service 😊

Thank edge66142
Reviewed March 19, 2017 via mobile

Decided to try the fox again after an unsuccessful visit about two years ago .Arrived about 5.40pm ,hadn't booked but was told that there was availability, it didn't seem overly busy but comfortable. Checked the menu and decided to have pate for starters I ordered...More

1  Thank tangiethompson48
Reviewed March 16, 2017

So disappointed lunchtime today. Monday 6 March lunch meal was excellent. TODAY we ordered early at midday. My wife's pork loin chops were dry and sauce weak and chips were overcooked. My beefburger was dry and a little overcooked with very little cheese sauce on...More

1  Thank rodstephenson
Reviewed March 13, 2017

We booked dinner for six on a busy Saturday night. Despite the restaurant being full, service was really spot on - quick, friendly and the staff always had a smile and seemed to buzz from the atmosphere. Extensive menu and there were many specials on...More

Thank charlestrace
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Do you sell vouchers which can be exchanged for a meal?
November 5, 2016|
Answer Show all 4 answers
Response from Lynthefox05 | Property representative |
Yes we sell £10 & £20 vouchers
Julie-Ann S
Does it have a garden
July 5, 2015|
Answer Show all 2 answers
Response from Jean C | Reviewed this property |
There is a paved patio area and a small lawn.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Bar scene
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Henfield Road | Small Dole, Henfield BN5 9XE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Sussex  >  Henfield
  • Phone Number: +44 1273 491196
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