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First In Last Out

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14-15 High Street, Hastings TN34 3EY, England
+44 1424 425079
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Closed now
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Sun 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Mon - Sat 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Bristol, United Kingdom
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56 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Was wonderfully surprised by the high quality of the food in this little pub in Old Hastings. Sat in the quiet back conservatory space with high back settles dividing dining tables to give an intimate feel to each table. Live music night the evening we were there with highly accomplished gypsy style jazz music which drifted nicely into the back... More 

Thank Seniorbird
Maidstone, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went for lunch as a couple. There was a good atmosphere, quality food. No complaints. We enjoyed it.

Thank Duncan E
Baddeck, Nova Scotia, Canada
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39 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great spot to grab a bite to eat, and enjoy a drink with locals. Lots of characters at the bar. Staff was great.

Thank AnnaCMac
Battle, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We used to come to this pub years ago ,when we lived nearby , thought we would return for lunch and was not disappointed , brilliant . Will defiantly return . If Mike still runs it ,he's not lost his touch .

Thank Roly47
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I with three of our friends decided to try First In Last Out for an evening meal on a Saturday. We had a great experience, the staff were very friendly and warming, we didn't feel unwanted at all and we were made to feel welcome. The food was incredible, everyone loved what they ordered. We all had... More 

Thank SamB1066
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123 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016

Called in on the off chance for some lunch and was not disappointed. Food was lovely, freshly cooked and delicious. Friendly pub too.

Thank glamama
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2016

Great pub, great food, friendly staff and excellent beer. Don't go if if you want your pub 'themed' or gastro!

Thank michael c
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291 reviews
144 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 137 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2016

Great range of beers, including four of their own and every one was great..loved the ginger one especially....very friendly staff, dog friendly..what more could you want..? Yes they even have nice booths if you want a drink with your loved one....

Thank LondonFet
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93 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2016 via mobile

I have been to Hastings a number of times and you won't find this without some form of recommendation. For me I was passing a real ale shop just off the 'promenade' went in and asked the proprietor if he knew of a good pub in Hastings. He without hesitation pleasantly recommended this place and a couple of lady shoppers... More 

Thank Railtickethome
Lewes, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2016

We chose this because we had read that it was dog-friendly and we had our dog with us. We were not disappointed!

Thank NedMW

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Bar, British, Pub, Spanish
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Waitstaff, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Dining on a budget, Bar scene
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
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

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