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The Castle Inn

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££ - £££, British,
Main Road, Bodiam, England
+44 1580 830330
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Overview
  • Excellent36%
  • Very good46%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“gammon steak” (5 reviews)
“roast dinner” (8 reviews)
“pie” (10 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
Main Road, Bodiam, England
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71 - 80 of 336 reviews

Reviewed 11 April 2017

We were out for a drive and randomly stopped at this pub and hotel, it was deserted so we were worried about tte food as it was not busy. But it was an amazing lunch There was cauliflower cheese and a selection of sharing bowls...More

Thank Elaine C
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

We visited the castle inn whilst on a steam train trip and visiting the castle. We had the ploughman lunch which was delicious! I would highly recommend it!

Thank Meg1407
Reviewed 1 April 2017

A short walk from Bodiam station to the Castle inn, lovely location. Good menu, great food, friendly staff & very dog friendly.

Thank janharris2011
Reviewed 28 March 2017

Firstly the restaurant was very cold. The waitresses were very casually dressed and not very friendly ! The only good thing was the food.

Thank sammybobby68
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Very disappointed. Went after reading reviews but was really disappointed. The food was nothing special and expensive for what it was. Needless to say, we won't be going back again.

2  Thank Julia W
Reviewed 16 March 2017

We stayed here in our motor home and were made very welcome. The staff are friendly and the Inn is opposite Bodiam Castle which is well worth an couple of hours wandering around.

1  Thank aotearoanz
Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

After reading a previous review, We decided to try the Castle Inn for lunch. We were not disappointed. Great selection of different dishes from full meals to sandwiches and a good selection of unique vegetarian dishes. Highly recommend.

Thank VikkiG206
Reviewed 4 March 2017

This was our third visit to The Castle Inn and we loved it. We stay there in our motorhome and always have a meal and a few ciders. Look forward to returning soon.

Thank Paulcaz2016
Reviewed 3 March 2017

Wonderful food and excellent service nice roaring fire on a cold day,although there was a large party in, we did not have to wait long for our meal

Thank amy055
Reviewed 3 March 2017

We booked this lunch on a very cold and wet Monday in February, expecting the pub to be empty. However, due to the constant bustle of traffic visiting Bodiam Castle, the pub does get a fair amount of passing trade which creates a nice atmosphere....More

Thank Neil B
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Chris57Pat
13 August 2017|
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Response from Paulcaz2016 | Reviewed this property |
Dogs are very welcome at the Inn (inside or out). We had ours under the table as we had our meal (at the dinner tables in the bar area). I believe that dogs aren't allowed in the restaurant part though which is fair enough... More
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Aimphilz
6 January 2017|
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Response from Adr1anL | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do, and they are very nice too! It's worth booking though as they get busy on a Sunday.
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Sneake
11 August 2015|
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Response from kma92 |
no sorry
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, View, Kids, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Road, Bodiam, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Bodiam
  • Phone Number: +44 1580 830330
Description
A good English pub/inn adjacent to tourist attraction, Bodiam Castle
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