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Hare and Hounds


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Certificate of Excellence2018 Winner

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Lorraine and Peter have recently taken ownership of the Hare and Hounds in Framfield. We are a family run pub offering a relaxed friendly atmosphere to eat or drink. We offer a varied menu to suit all with good quality food at affordable prices. We also cater for parties and events and would love to talk with you regarding a special occasion that you would like to celebrate. RESTAURANT HOURS: MONDAY: Currently closed for food, but under review TUESDAY TO SATURDAY Lunch-12PM-2.30PM Dinner-5.30PM-830PM Dinner-5.30PM-8.30PM SUNDAY: Breakfast-8AM-10.45AM Lunch-12PM-3PM RESTAURANT HOURS: MONDAY: CLOSED FOR FOOD TUESDAY: Breakfast-CLOSED Lunch-12PM-3PM Dinner-5.30PM-830PM WEDNESDAY: Breakfast-8AM-11AM
US$3 - US$26
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Bar, British, Pub
Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Digital Payments
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Food was excellent but it was so cold and could not warm up there was 5 of us and we were all frozen and could not wait to leave - such a shame as we would not go backMore

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Neenie09
LorraineC2034, Owner at Hare and Hounds, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. I am not sure when you visited us, but our boiler broke down during the cold spell and we were awaiting an engineer to fix it. We had two days of the heating not working...More

Reviewed 12 February 2019

This is an attractive pub in the middle of the village with ample parking space. Inside it is attractively furnished cosy chairs and an open fire burning. The staff were friendly and helpful. We had booked a table and it was ready and set up...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Steve S
Reviewed 1 January 2019 via mobile

What a lovely way to see the New Year in, great atmosphere,fantastic buffet, good music, kind and attentive landlords.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Kim S
Reviewed 30 December 2018 via mobile

Met some friends for a post Christmas catch up over lunch.. we hadn’t been to this pub before and I must say we were very impressed.. it was cosy with low ceilings and a has a quiet sitting area by a fireplace with comfy leather...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank BigAndy99
Reviewed 29 December 2018 via mobile

Really pleasant staff, good food, and in a lovely out-of-the-way location. Will definitely be back..

Date of visit: December 2018
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Reviewed 21 December 2018 via mobile

A group of a dozen chose to celebrate at the Hare and Hounds this year & the restaurant opened on the Monday evening especially to accommodate us, for which we were very grateful. There were a couple of minor amendments to the set menus required...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank winsussex
Reviewed 18 December 2018

Have been here twice now and the food has been excellent both times. Staff are really helpful and friendly. Lovely atmosphere also . Certainly recommend the hare and hounds .

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank nedlezah
Reviewed 10 December 2018

We returned to the Hare and Hounds last week, and found unsurprisingly that they were very busy with Christmas parties. Every place had a Christmas cracker laid, and the decorations in the pub are very pretty: lots of candlelight. It can get quite noisy in...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Sarah H
LorraineC2034, Owner at Hare and Hounds, responded to this reviewResponded 11 December 2018

Thank you so much for taking the time to review your experience at the Hare and Hounds. I am sorry that you found our vegetables bland. We do season all of our veg, but try not to over season as some people cannot tolerate too...More

Reviewed 3 December 2018 via mobile

New owners, food still great, but drinks too expensive. G&T twice the price of previous owners. Still clean and welcoming, very busy which is a good sign. Even the girl who served me was shocked by the drinks price?

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank LaughtonFamily
Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

Having not been here for a long time I had heard some good things about it and was pleased when a friend invited us to a 40th birthday meal there. It had a good atmosphere and the staff were all friendly and helpful. I had...More

Date of visit: October 2018
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LorraineC2034, Owner at Hare and Hounds, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2018

Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review. We are delighted you enjoyed your experience and hope to see you again soon.

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