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Limes Bistro

67 High Street, Lindfield, Haywards Heath RH16 2HN, England
+44 1444 487858
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good21%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
6:30 pm - 9:30 pmAll hours
European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
67 High Street, Lindfield, Haywards Heath RH16 2HN, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Three of us stopped by here for a Friday lunch together and enjoyed starters of pea and mint soup, mackerel pate and beetroot/goats cheese salad, followed by mains of Nasi goreng. WE even had ice cream or chocolate desserts. Total price £57 for the three...More

1  Thank accidentaltourist_8
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had always heard a lot of praise about the Limes but only recently visited it. I came with my boyfriend and discovered that it was a real gem, and so close to home too! The place itself is intimate and has good ambience. The...More

1  Thank ZPOTT
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited for afternoon tea. The staff are were welcoming and friendly. The food was excellent. Really enjoyed our visit and hope to visit again soon

1  Thank Sarah L
Reviewed June 6, 2017

We chose this smart local bistro for an informal dinner to celebrate our wedding anniversary. We had not been here for some time and had noticed that the new owners now offer breakfast and afternoon tea and are open on Sundays too. We were very...More

Thank Christine W
Reviewed May 30, 2017

Lovely bright relaxing ambience. We decided on a qucik bite, minute steak sandwich and a pork belly sandwich both with hand cut chips and salad. Delicious with fresh bread from the bakery next door. £7.50 each. We then decided on dessert, lemongrass creme brulee and...More

1  Thank ShariWestSussex
Reviewed May 27, 2017 via mobile

We visited for the Thai feast night which delivered a variety of tasty treats. The food was excellent and staff attentive. The table became very crowded with the menus, glasses and dishes. Not sure if they could write such a large menu on the board...More

1  Thank Kricho
Reviewed May 27, 2017 via mobile

My husband and I had dinner here on a Tuesday night. Although it wasn't a busy night the service was friendly and efficient. The food was delicious, fresh and beautifully​ presented. Would absolutely go back again.

1  Thank Janet H
Reviewed May 23, 2017

Tucked away in the quiet village of Lindfield is Limes Bistro. My daughter and I enjoyed a birthday brunch where I had Eggs Benedict and my daughter the pancake stack. Great service and good value for money. Food quality excellent

1  Thank haywards66
Reviewed May 21, 2017 via mobile

I stayed in a very comfortable apartment above the bistro (separate review). The food at the Bistro was excellent - we had pigeon breast salad and a chicken liver parfait for starters (after a chilli kick from a peanut ameuse bouche). Both very good. Followed...More

1  Thank Peter H
Reviewed May 18, 2017

Fantastic breakfast, service great as usual with a nice smile. Importantly excellent value for money, as a free Tea or Coffee with your breakfast at the moment. Thank you for providing an excellent place to go in our village.

1  Thank Mpw W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$8 - $34
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 4:30 pm
10:00 am - 4:30 pm
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
10:00 am - 4:30 pm
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
10:00 am - 4:30 pm
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
10:00 am - 4:30 pm
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
10:00 am - 4:30 pm
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 67 High Street, Lindfield, Haywards Heath RH16 2HN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Sussex  >  Haywards Heath  >  Lindfield
  • Phone Number: +44 1444 487858
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Limes Restaurant is situated on the High Street of the historic and picturesque village of Lindfield in West Sussex. The restaurant has a seasonal menu with daily specials using locally sourced produce. Our cuisine is British with the occasional Asian influences, reflecting the origins of our head chef, Patcharee. Only the freshest seasonal ingredients are used, locally sourced wherever possible, delivered daily to the restaurant and expertly prepared by Patcharee and her team. We pride ourselves in having the flexibility to cater to those with special dietary needs. Just let us know at the time of booking and we will provide menu selections to meet your requirements. Our restaurant is open from Tuesday to Saturday for Breakfast, Lunch, Afternoon Tea and Dinner, also on Sunday for Sunday Lunch and Afternoon Tea. Private functions can also be catered for.
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