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The Fig Tree

120 High Street | Hurstpierpoint, Hassocks BN6 9PX, England
+44 1273 832183
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  • Excellent88%
  • Very good9%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
120 High Street | Hurstpierpoint, Hassocks BN6 9PX, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We were looking for a fine dining experience in our local area and were recommended this restaurant. The food is fantastic and the quality was well above what we were expecting. The menu is small but there is a good variety of dishes and we...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank CLW43
Reviewed 6 days ago

Yes it is!!!!! All the reviews say this place is fabulous and having visited again this week I must admit they are not wrong. Very friendly staff, but not in your face and Wonderful food. The surroundings are not what I would call sumptuous, but...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Pete R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Returned after 6 months and thought how will it be well it exceeded expectations and equal if not even better than first. The starters and mains to die for and deserts to double die for!!! We have been to a number of very good dining...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank nmanvell55
Reviewed 11 November 2018 via mobile

We went with another couple on 21st Oct a Friday night we arrived very late and was still greeted well - despite so few tables Have to say the food was exceptional and some of the best we have had in Sussex this year. The...More

Date of visit: November 2018
2  Thank denisl666
Reviewed 11 November 2018 via mobile

This is truly a special restaurant! We visited today thanks to TripAdvisor and experienced a fantastic meal. My hens egg and truffle starter was delicious and the partridge perfectly cooked. We shared the plum and pear desserts. The atmosphere was great with families enjoying Sunday...More

Date of visit: November 2018
2  Thank 58AndyH
Reviewed 9 November 2018 via mobile

Simply superb food and service.Excellent value and beautifully decorated restaurant.We all chose the £15 two course menu- really fresh ingredients and beautifully presented.Next visit I'll try the à la carte menu-looked equally attractive.

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank scartwright110
Reviewed 9 November 2018 via mobile

Amazing place. Wonderful flavours, beautiful combinations of food. Fresh and local produce. Chef is a genius. Head of waitress staff friendly and kind. Run by a wonderful couple. New and fresh. Lovely seating and very helpful with menu. Hidden gem, must go!

Date of visit: April 2018
1  Thank Ruthashdown
Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

For a cosy evening with fine dining this certainly fills the bill. A sensible short memu, but with sufficient selection to cover most tastes, the food is well presented and attentive service. Price is ££££ but worth it. The only drawback is that in the...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank R S
Reviewed 3 November 2018

These guys keep up the high standards, even if the lead waitress is a bit squeaky and annoying! We are so lucky to have such a good restaurant in a the village. Best meal outside of a London Michelin Star.

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Spookyzoo
Reviewed 20 October 2018 via mobile

Delicious food, wonderfully professional service and all round great night out. Our second visit. We are so lucky to have such a fantastic restaurant locally.

Date of visit: October 2018
2  Thank CFeedback
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Questions & Answers
2 September 2017|
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Response from Markjh46 | Reviewed this property |
In all honesty, not really a place for young kids. To be frank I don't think that I'd take my 18 and 21 year old there.
14 April 2016|
Response from davidandmonikajersey | Property representative |
Dear Cheryl, We cater for the gluten free dietary requirements and we can say that most of the dishes on the menu are suitable. When you make the reservation, please tell us about it and Head Chef will make sure there... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
18:30 - 20:30
18:30 - 20:30
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 20:30
12:00 - 14:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 21:00
18:30 - 21:00
12:30 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 120 High Street | Hurstpierpoint, Hassocks BN6 9PX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Sussex  >  Hassocks
  • Phone Number: +44 1273 832183
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