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The Stag Inn

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Balls Cross, Petworth GU28 9JP, England
+44 1403 820241
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Secret gem on election night

Another fine evening meal at a local favourite pub. It doubled as a polling station for recent... read more

Reviewed 5 May 2017
West Sussex, United Kingdom
Lovely old pub with great service and food

This pub is off the beaten track a bit at Balls Cross near Kirdford but well worth the trip. It is... read more

Reviewed 16 April 2017
Ian M
Horsham, United Kingdom
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Balls Cross, Petworth GU28 9JP, England
+44 1403 820241
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Reviewed 5 May 2017

Another fine evening meal at a local favourite pub. It doubled as a polling station for recent local elections as well.

Thank dairwin
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

This pub is off the beaten track a bit at Balls Cross near Kirdford but well worth the trip. It is a lovely pub with original bar and dining room. If the weather is nice it has a lovely garden at the back or picnic...More

Thank Ian M
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

Lovely pub just outside Petworth. Good service, good home cooked food. Real traditional feel and totally unspoilt.

Thank matildacaca
Reviewed 6 February 2017

This lovely well preserved country pub is well worth a visit The traditional ales are well kept and the menu of british comfort food is as good as it gets. There is a daily specials board too. Mine hosts and the staff are very friendly...More

Thank johnen2014
Reviewed 25 December 2016

I love this pub for it's old world charm, log fires and authentic character. It's a 'proper old pub' not one of those that has been created to appear old, it really is very special. On my first visit I said "wow" as I walked...More

Thank zarafa1
Reviewed 12 October 2016

Went for evening meal on a Monday night. Ordered Cottage Pie - nothing fancy - but the best Cottage Pie we have ever had 😊 The atmosphere was lovely and friendly and, for a Monday night, there were quite a few diners in the restaurant....More

Thank margaret h
Reviewed 4 September 2016

This pub has a real oldy worldy charm to it with low ceilings and small separate areas. It has a garden to the rear and seats out the front as well. We had fish and chips here which were well cooked.

Thank Louise M
Reviewed 5 May 2016

Beer is nice but they need to learn how to pour a full pint and not leave half an inch of head! We had good reports about the food, from friends, but did not eat there ourselves. The place is frequented by a lot of...More

Thank Laurence F
Reviewed 25 April 2016

Thank you everyone at The Stag for making my birthday lunch with children and grandchildren so memorable. The food was delicious, especially the liver pate, baked Camerbert,roast pork and meringue pudding. We all loved it. Excellent service. The Walker family

Thank laurenohara
Reviewed 13 September 2015

We rode here from NorthChapel and were in grave need of a pint with crisps. What a great spot - beautiful rustic pub with a cool selection of beer and great food. - its a must see !

Thank CamInAus
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