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The South Downs

133 Felpham Way, Bognor Regis PO22 8QJ, England
+44 1243 855834
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Overview
  • Excellent13%
  • Very good13%
  • Average16%
  • Poor18%
  • Terrible40%
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“karaoke night” (2 reviews)
“ordered food” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
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LOCATION
133 Felpham Way, Bognor Regis PO22 8QJ, England
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Reviewed yesterday

First time here and was pleasantly surprised good atmosphere and a very good menu food was very tasty and big portions we all had different food and all very good a good night out and will be back

Thank adamy12
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went to the South Downs on the off chance for a Sunday meal, the place was very busy and had to wait quite a time for our food but well worth the wait, it was well cooked nice and hot unlike some pubs in this...More

Thank clivejan15
General Manager A, Manager at The South Downs, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

We truly appreciate your honest feedback. Thank you for leaving feedback. Please reach out to us at 01243855834 so we may identify ways to improve your experience.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Oh dear... As most of my family work as nurses finding a weekend that everyone that has free for a family Christmas meal is tricky. But we planned ahead and decided to book a table for all of us at the Southdowns. However when we...More

Thank Sam F
General Manager A, Manager at The South Downs, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi Sam F, we regret your most recent visit with us was not up to the standards we strive for. Please contact us at 01243855834 so we can work with you to make this right, or alternatively you can email us on southdowns@sizzlingpubs.co.uk so we...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Haven’t been here for years so decided to give it a try and was left very disappointed. 2 of us ordered the New Yorker steak, our plates were missing mushrooms and bacon! Steak was very chewy! We ordered the children desserts with there food and...More

1  Thank Natalie T
General Manager A, Manager at The South Downs, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Natalie T, thank you for taking the time to leave us feedback about your experience with us. Please reach out to us at 01243855834 so we may assist you in moving forward towards a resolution.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Only went for a quick couple of pints of beer, but yet again the South Downs Public House didn't have any. It has just been refurbished but obviously not in the cellar. Out of the last 5 visits to this 'pub' they have had real...More

Thank Brian H
General Manager A, Manager at The South Downs, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Brian H, we truly appreciate your honest feedback. We have had a huge volume increase in ales since re-opening and because its a live product we like to look after it properly and will only sell it when its ready to be on, we apologise...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went for lunch with 3 adults and 5 children. We ordered the food at the same time and after 45mins 3 meals came out. We then waited for another 30mins and got 1 more meal. I asked about the remaining meals and the staff said...More

Thank Claire D
General Manager A, Manager at The South Downs, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Claire D thank you for taking the time to leave us your honest feedback. Please reach out to us so we can work towards a resolution. Thanks again for bringing this to our attention. We hope to hear from you soon. All the best,...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Came back to the southdowns after it had it make over. I can honestly say the food is shocking and awful. The staff where not interested in what we had to say and didn’t have clue about the food. This needs looking at again. I...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
General Manager A, Manager at The South Downs, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi, thank you for taking the time to leave us feedback about your experience with us. Here at The Southdowns, we are always looking for ways to improve; we appreciate your input. If you would be willing, we would like to have you contact our...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Although this place has been refurbed (its been painted and the seats reupholstered) the food is still iffy. We all got cold food, mushroom and tomato missing from surf and turf as they had run out. Didn’t get our side orders as she didn’t hear...More

Thank Donna H
General Manager A, Manager at The South Downs, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Donna H, thank you for taking the time to leave us feedback about your experience with us. Here at The Southdowns, we are always looking for ways to improve; we appreciate your input. If you would be willing, we would like to have you contact...More

Reviewed December 17, 2017

After being regulars at the Southdowns we were supper excited at the refit - the last few visits pre the closure hadn't been so great with fire alarms going off and smoke taking over the seating area - Both times pre the re fit we'd...More

Thank Helen W
General Manager A, Manager at The South Downs, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Helen W, thank you for leaving us feedback. We are disappointed to hear that your experience was not a positive one. could you please email us at southdowns@sizzlingpubs.co.uk so we can resolve this issue for you. We love to hear from our guests so we...More

Reviewed December 17, 2017 via mobile

Our food order had been forgotten. That’s ok, mistakes happen. But we weren’t told our food order had been forgotten, we were fobbed off repeatedly with excuses, all the while our food order still evidently wasn’t making it to the kitchen. Only after the 3rd...More

Thank phosphatesblackcow
General Manager A, Manager at The South Downs, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Phosphatesblackcow, thank you for leaving us feedback. We are disappointed to hear that your experience was not a positive one. This is not the standard of the new look southdowns and I'm very disappointed to hear about your recent visit with us. If you could...More

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Karen R
November 21, 2017|
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Response from Andy D | Reviewed this property |
They certainly used to (about a month ago).
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$3 - $19
Cuisine
Meals
Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff, Television, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 133 Felpham Way, Bognor Regis PO22 8QJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Sussex  >  Arun District  >  Bognor Regis
  • Phone Number: +44 1243 855834
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