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Hen & Chicken

$$ - $$$, British,
Worthing Road | Southwater, Horsham RH13 9BH, England
+44 1403 730349
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“chicken” (11 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub
$$ - $$$
Worthing Road | Southwater, Horsham RH13 9BH, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago

First visit for me yesterday meeting friends for lunch and a good gossip! Not many traditional old English pubs left sadly but this is one! Dating back to the 1800's it has kept it's old worlde charm and what a delight to have no loud...More

Thank sharjahsuzy
Reviewed July 10, 2018

An old pub dating back to 1850, a tradional British pub with the restaurant within the premises. Varied menu, home cooked and excellent and traditonal beer! Fish and chips were superb.

Thank Scorpion08
Reviewed June 13, 2018

Good atmosphere. Well cooked, home made food. Good value for money. Friendly staff. Good selection of drinks. Clean toilets. Worth a visit.

Thank suephillips36
Reviewed April 17, 2018 via mobile

My second visit for lunch with friends. It lived up to the first visit. First class food, welcoming staff and lovely decor. Everything you want. It is a PROPER pub with a great atmosphere. Previously we had the delicious Carvary but this time we chose...More

1  Thank kuonikas
Harry M, Owner at Hen & Chicken, responded to this reviewResponded April 17, 2018

Thank you for your lovely comments, but I believe they perhaps belong to an other Hen and Chicken as we don't sell some of the items you mentioned. Glad you like PROPER pubs though as this what we are as well.

Reviewed January 27, 2018 via mobile

So me and my wife happened upon this little place when we were house viewing. All I can say is nostalgia!!! It's the type of pub that you just revert back to your childhood!! It's what a pub was and still is. We both had...More

1  Thank roberts211017
Reviewed January 14, 2018 via mobile

Lovely local pub with great hospitality and atmosphere. Really nice to have freshly made pub food rather than something you know turned up frozen on the back of a delivery truck (as is often the formula for pubs nowadays). Excellent value too!More

1  Thank antjrice
Harry M, Owner at Hen & Chicken, responded to this reviewResponded January 16, 2018

thank you for your comments, we don't try to be something we can't do well. We are a Pub who sell good food at a good price in an atmosphere that reflects what pubs should be. Look forward to seeing you again. cheers, Chris and...More

Reviewed December 5, 2017 via mobile

What a charming old English pub, warm and cosy and the landlord was charming and very accommodating. The food was excellent and two meals for £9, no compromise on the quality. Well worth a visit

1  Thank JanVerney
Harry M, Owner at Hen & Chicken, responded to this reviewResponded December 7, 2017

Thank-you for your lovely comments and hope you enjoyed your visit to Sussex. Our 2 for 9 options are available from Tuesday to Saturday inclusive, so hope to see you again on your next visit.

Reviewed October 16, 2017

A small but interesting country pub with an interesting approach to set meal lunches, this being an aptly named 249 choice The meals offered in this category are large portions of such items as fish and chips. The deal being for two people choosing from...More

Thank Ian F
Reviewed October 15, 2017

Another return visit, with friends visiting from Spain. Always requesting we visit for a drink or for lunch on their visit. Chris is the landlord.Very genial, knowledgeable and approachable.Excellent ales. We had Sunday lunch [book as it is very popular], which was very nice and...More

1  Thank Brian L
Harry M, Owner at Hen & Chicken, responded to this reviewResponded October 17, 2017

Thanks for you lovely comments, as you say our aim is to offer good food and drinks at a price that doesn't break the bank. Look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed September 7, 2017

Popped in for lunch and were given a very warm welcome. The food choices were good and varied. There was a 2 meals for £9 variety which we chose and thoroughly enjoyed. Large portions, freshly cooked and swiftly served. Great conversation with the host as...More

Thank turnaroundwood
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Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Bar, British, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Bar scene, Families with children, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Worthing Road | Southwater, Horsham RH13 9BH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Sussex  >  Horsham District  >  Horsham
  • Phone Number: +44 1403 730349
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