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The Anchor Inn

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Wed, 4/24
8:00 PM

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Certificate of Excellence2016, 2018 Winner

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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
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Reviewed March 19, 2019

Excellent service and delicious food and timing. They even had great food to accommodate our vegan eaters. :) We had pre-ordered our food for our group or 12, and it was ready and on the table exactly on time when we arrived. I had made...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Catherine A
Reviewed March 10, 2019 via mobile

My wife wanted Roast and I’m watching calories. And the Lamb roast was superb but better still the salmon salald was above and beyond. Great food, great service - introduce yourself to Jonty and the Landlord will ensure your fulfilment

Date of visit: March 2019
1  Thank Stephen M
Reviewed February 24, 2019 via mobile

Just home from our trip to Hartfield where we had Sunday lunch in the anchor Meat was lovely but the rest was a mere picture on a plate 3 potatoes, 3 weenie carrots and 2 cubes of parsnip does not constitute a Sunday roast Cauliflower...More

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank suemS9252LC
SimonB6809, Manager at The Anchor Inn, responded to this reviewResponded February 28, 2019

You will see from all our reviews that we generally provide a large portion that most people are more than satisfied with. We thank you for your comments that the meat is lovely and we feel is is very unfair to give a one star...More

Reviewed February 18, 2019 via mobile

4 of us booked Sunday lunch and we were not disappointed. Even though it was busy and we were told there was a long wait the food arrived fairly quickly. We had ordered 4 different meals and they were all eaten with no complaints. Desserts...More

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank Juleschooby
Reviewed February 17, 2019 via mobile

We had an excellent Sunday lunch with friends , first visit for all of us and won’t be the last . Had a table in the bar by the open fire , there is a nice looking restaurant at the other end of the pub...More

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank holley5
Reviewed January 27, 2019

What a fantastic meal, completely original menu the food was excellently presented and tasted out of this world. A mix between Heston Blumenthal and a top notch London restaurant. Serving staff were very attentive, but were not OTT. Well done and thankyou. I will await...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank hartfieldservices
Reviewed January 23, 2019 via mobile

We booked in here for lunch between picking up a new car at nearby Wych Cross and taking the dog for a walk in Ashdown Forest in the afternoon. As we had our golden retriever in tow we ate in the bar area. The menu...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank Roundy
Reviewed January 18, 2019 via mobile

We had a wonderful evening and the staff at the anchor could not be more friendly and accommodating. There were 25 of us and nobody had a negative comment to make about the atmosphere or the food which was exceptional. I have stopped going out...More

Date of visit: January 2019
2  Thank michelle s
Reviewed January 16, 2019

Went with a couple of friends on a Monday night for dinner. Food at best average, pub quiet and lacking atmosphere (was a Monday). Service OK, just. New owner apparently. They need to "shake the place up" a whole lot more.

Date of visit: January 2019
Reviewed January 9, 2019

WQe arrived seriously late for our booked table (puncture!) but were nonetheless greeted by friendly and enthusiastic staff. Beer was great, food delicious and plentiful and really nice atmosphere.

Date of visit: January 2019
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August 10, 2016|
Response from James T | Property representative |
Good afternoon Yes we do cater for people with nut allergies. There are very few dishes with nuts on the menu so we will be able to find something suitable for you. Kind regards
Kay H
October 28, 2015|
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Response from johndB2730EJ | Reviewed this property |
If you go on their website there is a full menu list
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