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The Bay Tree Brasserie

$$ - $$$
British, French, European, Contemporary
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London Road | London Road, East Grinstead RH19 2BH, England
+44 1342 337700
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17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Exceptional lunch for Mother's Day. Been there many times. Food is divine. The triple chocolate mousse today was outstanding. Excellent service - attentive but unobtrusive- not an easy balance to achieve. And reasonable prices, all in lovely spacious surroundings. Very impressed.

Thank Martin J
Felsted, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed March 6, 2017

2 choices of menu offered, a set menu and a la carte menu, excellent service and delicious food! Would definitely eat here again

Thank Clare M
London, United Kingdom
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44 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed February 20, 2017

Having vowed not to go back heard been taken over by Crown Plaza so gave it another chance for double birthday family group Sunday meal.food was much better and hot the service was appalling. On arrival were told main fish dish was off and advised not to have fish starter either and pulled a face. Drinks order next but got... More 

Thank InspectorNoccs
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33 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed February 16, 2017

Part of a Spa Day. Food was very good, service excellent. It should be noted that only two courses are provided as part of the Spa day. Drinks and dessert are charged on top.

Thank a l
London, United Kingdom
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44 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed October 5, 2016

This visit was for a family birthday and having been before there were high expectations however this time was a poor let down. The restaurant was empty and we assumed this was because we were early but it did not change yet most places on a weekend are full. Staff were very nice when they could be found but you... More 

1 Thank InspectorNoccs
Epsom, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed October 2, 2016

Restaurant and staff pleasant but food disappointing. The roast beef was far too thick and difficult to cut, roast potatoes not fresh and beans undercooked ,Yorkshire pudding also not fresh and overcooked!! Also partner not happy to have his meal with a table of ladies from the spa in their dressing gowns!!! Would not return!

1 Thank teatime361
East Grinstead, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed September 5, 2016 via mobile

After being ill for a few days and not eating much at all, the food was exactly what I needed I had the scallops beautiful cooked never had them before but I will again a 6oz steak best I have ever had cooked to medium rare perfection and créme brûlée that was amazing food had never been that good amazing... More 

1 Thank dphart
Barnstaple, United Kingdom
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319 reviews
161 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 132 helpful votes
Reviewed August 12, 2016

Food was quite good but nothing amazing. Service was lacking, attention to detail poor. We had to keep flagging down staff for drinks, bread which surely we should have been given before our starter not between starter & mains. Quite some wait between starter & mains. I had belly pork & mashed potatoes both of which were quite dry. Wouldn't... More 

1 Thank Clare720
Whyteleafe, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed July 25, 2016

We got married at the Fellbridge and the day was fantastic staff ,food rooms all great so we have made it we eat here on are anniversary every year service is still good food lovely and for me a must clean !! i always feel very relaxed at the fellbridge hotel and restaurant and my family love it there too... More 

1 Thank BRodrigues22
Swindon, United Kingdom
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106 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 194 helpful votes
Reviewed July 5, 2016

Sorry Bay Tree, worst buffet breakfast ever, well I will have to return to sample the buffet first. Let me explain........ We arrived for breakfast at 8.15 am , not exactly late in the morning. After being shown to a table and having our hot beverage order taken , I made my way to the hot buffet. I returned to... More 

2 Thank peter h

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$26 - $45
British, French, European, Contemporary
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: London Road | London Road, East Grinstead RH19 2BH, England
  • Public Transportation: The hotel is linked from Gatwick by bus route 400 or is a 15 minute taxi ride away. Additionally train services to East Grinstead operate from London Bridge or London Victoria in 50 minutes. East Grinstead Station is linked to the hotel by bus routes 281, 291 & 400 or is a mere 5 minute taxi journey away.
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Sussex  >  East Grinstead
  • Phone Number: +44 1342 337700
The Bay Tree Restaurant has been specifically designed to cater for those who prefer to dine in a more relaxed and informal atmosphere. Seating up to 80 guests, The Bay Tree Restaurant is set amid stylish surroundings and offers each of our guests a comfortable and relaxing stay. The restaurant is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner, serving a wide selection of reasonably priced food.

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?