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#6 of 17 Bar in Lewes
Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2017, 2019 Winner
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Bar, British, Pub
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
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All reviews sunday roast cheesy chips brie lamb the pub deep fried halloumi excellent beer good selection of ales friendly bar staff on tap place to eat fantastic food generous portions boozer castle homemade veg
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Reviewed January 19, 2020

We went here for a Sunday roast - the food is outstanding. The veg was cooked to perfection and the roasties were crisp on the outside, soft and fluffy on the inside. The vegan nut roast was to die for - massive chunks of nuts...More

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed January 12, 2020

I had my 20th Birthday lunch here and the food was incredibly. They staff were friendly and there was a wonderful atmosphere.

Date of visit: November 2019
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Reviewed November 7, 2019 via mobile

Amazing Sunday roasts in a traditional pub. I would have awarded a fifth star if there had been a third choice of dessert - something fruity.

Date of visit: November 2019
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Reviewed May 17, 2019

My partner and I had lunch at the Lewes Arms on the recommendation of a local shopkeeper. We were not disappointed., the food is excellent quality and clearly homemade. Such generous portions that I struggled to finish my bacon cheeseburger.! The staff were friendly helpful...More

Date of visit: May 2019
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Reviewed April 25, 2019

We came here for a Sunday roast and were really surprised by how good it was. The pub itself is very unassuming and the seating is in dire need of reupholstering - the seats were torn to an extent where you could see the foam...More

Date of visit: April 2019
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Reviewed April 5, 2019

My partner and her best friend recently celebrated their birthdays together and so i wanted to hire a function room to celebrate, the guys at the lewes arms couldn't have been more helpful from start to finish! Booking the room was easy and sorting out...More

Date of visit: April 2019
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Reviewed April 2, 2019 via mobile

A nice place, ideally situated with friendly staff & locals. A good selection of ales on tap and also a decent choice of malts, port and other spirits. Would recommend.

Date of visit: March 2019
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Reviewed March 31, 2019 via mobile

Perfect retreat on a cold blustery day. Excellent food, Brie & bacon sandwich & steak sandwich really good value for money . Quick service, perfect for lunch time. We have also had Sunday lunch here - not to be missed!! This is a friendly ,...More

Date of visit: February 2019
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Reviewed March 12, 2019 via mobile

Dropped into this very traditional pub while browsing around the town, such a pleasant surprise, a really good roast, with excellent veg selection, well cooked and presented. Friendly bar staff and nice surroundings. Would highly recommend.

Date of visit: March 2019
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Reviewed February 10, 2019 via mobile

The chef is absolutely amazing beautiful food. One bar staff rather rude on the telephone and also whilst there as he wouldn’t move of the pavement for our disabled friend which then he had to struggle and walk on the road to struggle back on...More

Date of visit: February 2019
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