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Landgate Bistro

5-6 Landgate, Rye TN31 7LH, England
+44 1797 222829
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“lamb” (100 reviews)
“sweetbreads” (16 reviews)
“guinea fowl” (22 reviews)
Closes in 18 min
British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
5-6 Landgate, Rye TN31 7LH, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

At a small family lunch (all adults), we had a charmed experience at the Landgate Bistro. The sweet waiter accommodated our change of order to have a shared appetizer -- dreamy asparagus dish. The sole preparation was both classic and innovative. The fish simply melted...More

Thank menardjayne
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We booked this restaurant after reading reviews. What a treat, from the home baked focaccia, to the duck main course and the delicious puds and assortment of cheese. Everything was cooked and presented to the highest standard. Service was professional and friendly. We would love...More

Thank aaa78
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food is excellent and is one of the best restaurants we had been to. This is top quality food. Service also good.

Thank iandrw2014
Reviewed June 10, 2018

What a wonderful surprise to find such a brilliant restaurant in an out-of-the-way place. The food was Michelin-worthy and the service was impeccable. Do book, as it's not a very big restaurant.

Thank Tripper055
Reviewed June 6, 2018

Delicious food & Friendly service! The food is worthy of award winning kudo. Recommend for starters the pea and mint soup + scallops and pork (would have had this as a main it was so good). Also for mains the guinea fowl + the duck...More

Thank RoverPete
Reviewed June 1, 2018

It's always a gamble going back to places but not the Landgate Bistro who deliver outstanding service again and again. The food and service both amazing. An extremely enjoyable dining experience and good value too. We will be going back.

Thank huntSurrey
Reviewed May 31, 2018 via mobile

Landgate Bistro is fully worthy of ‘The Good Food Guide’ award of the best restaurant in Rye. Landgate Bistro has been recognised in Where Chefs Eat (by Michelin chefs) as one of the best places to eat in the country, and as soon as you...More

Thank Stephen B
Reviewed May 30, 2018

As normal we turned to Trip Advisor when visiting a new town and what yet another gem was thrown up with the Landgate Bistro. Not only is it beautifully situated in terms of proximity to the impressive Landgate itself but the interior décor is wonderfully...More

1  Thank PaulT73
Reviewed May 19, 2018 via mobile

ok, so I am not one for overpriced mini meals that take two minutes to eat, in pretentious bistro restaurants but I have to say his place is not like that... the food was amazing. I opted for the Roquefort tart starter. Incredible flavour and...More

Thank Gary C
Reviewed May 16, 2018

We booked a table for 7pm on a wet windy day in early May which may explain why it was so quiet - just us and one other couple. The food was good but there was a lack of atmosphere not helped by the rather...More

Thank Exeter2010
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June 13, 2017|
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Response from MartinRye | Property representative |
Apologies, but no. We offer half portions of the normal menu. Martin for the Bistro
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Full Bar, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:15 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5-6 Landgate, Rye TN31 7LH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Rye
  • Phone Number: +44 1797 222829
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