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The Witch Inn

Sunte Avenue, Lindfield, Haywards Heath RH16 2AB, England
+44 1444 414504
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“guinea fowl” (13 reviews)
“pork belly” (18 reviews)
“halloumi” (7 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Contemporary, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Sunte Avenue, Lindfield, Haywards Heath RH16 2AB, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a great meal here in April so came back for my birthday dinner. I was not disappointed. Service was excellent as was the food. Good selection of beers and wine

Thank Andrew K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Since discovering this place we’ve been back multiple times. It’s a warm, friendly traditional English pub. The staff are welcoming and friendly and the manager Natalie goes out of her way to make your visit a success. Apparently the pub was taken over recently by...More

1  Thank scott200c
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Came here for a business meeting and lunch. Had not been for a long while and had forgotten how great it wss for an outside summer lunch. Great food and drink and a really good atmosphere.

1  Thank dont_treatmebad
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Booked a midweek lunch here. Disappointed to find on arrival that there was no car park but was directed to safe free parking nearby. A table had been prepared for us as promised near the fire in the bar. The bar area is too big...More

1  Thank dothigginbottom
Reviewed November 7, 2017 via mobile

Came here for a cheeky midweek supper. Fantastic selection of gins and mixers. Great food with a wide selection on offer. Cooked and presented beautifully. There are a few steps down from the bar to the loos in case that poses a problem.

1  Thank Simon G
Reviewed November 6, 2017 via mobile

I have been the Witch Inn a few times and every occasion has been a crowd pleaser. From the always friendly staff to the fresh and seasonal menu, great beers and generally great ambiance you get when going is brilliant. Special mention to late Sunday...More

1  Thank Matt B
Reviewed November 3, 2017 via mobile

Great pub restaurant. Would go again 5* food Food of the day menu differs regularly which is great for repeat visits along with the great menu

1  Thank TheEnglishTribe
Reviewed October 12, 2017 via mobile

I've eaten at The Witch many times over the past 10yrs and I have to say it just gets better and better. The food and wine were excellent and served beautifully. The staff attentive yet not intrusive and the setting/atmosphere is relaxed. Highly recommended

1  Thank PaintPeaches
Reviewed October 11, 2017

Four of us met up for lunch and we stayed from 12pm till 3pm when they close. Very friendly staff and the food was really well presented and tasted great, I'm still dreaming of my belly pork a week later. It was quiet for lunch...More

2  Thank lompstermash
Reviewed October 8, 2017

Full and noisy buzzing pub with great local beer on a Friday night. And we had a delicious meal, loved the Asian skirt and salt cod croquettes in fact everything was a delight. (Nearly everything, I just don't like potato skins on chips.) the recommended...More

1  Thank timjanewales
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Jane H
October 18, 2016|
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Response from Marc P | Reviewed this property |
yes i have seen many families with babies & lots of young children dining & they are also dog friendly. Marc
August 3, 2016|
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Response from lindfieldmummy | Reviewed this property |
Yep. They are allowed, there is a dog water bowl and biscuits in the bar.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$13 - $27
Bar, British, Pub, Contemporary, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Buffet, Seating, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Large groups, Bar scene, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sunte Avenue, Lindfield, Haywards Heath RH16 2AB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Sussex  >  Haywards Heath  >  Lindfield
  • Phone Number: +44 1444 414504
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This historic building was refurbished in April 2011. The pub offers fresh local produce on our weekly changing menu, a selection of lager, ales, cider & wine from local suppliers. Our Head Chef, Frederic Bodeau, has worked at many top establishments in France and West Sussex and brings with him knowledge of different cuisines and techniques. His passion is cooking food simply yet creating seasonal, tasty dishes. Our aim is to create a relaxed, friendly atmosphere for every occasion whether you are bringing the family for Sunday lunch or meeting friends for a three course meal in our restaurant. We promise to do our utmost to make it an experience you will remember
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