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White's Seafood & Steak Bar

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Whites is in the heart of the historic town of Hastings and Battle. Doing the best seafood that Hastings has to offer. We try and use as much local produce as we can, using our own R.X fishing fleet for example.Our biggest seller by far is fresh English mussels, we sell in excess of 150 to 250 kilo's a week.And of course local haddock or cod with homemade tartar sauce.
PRICE RANGE
US$8 - US$45
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
CUISINES
Steakhouse, Wine Bar, Seafood, British
FEATURES
Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Digital Payments
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Reviewed yesterday

Came across the restaurant as we walked through the 'Old Town'. Cracking display of fresh fish tempted us in, and we were not disappointed. I had the mussels and my wife had the sea bass, Both excellently cooked and presented. Friendly staff and a very...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank geoffreyb10
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Service and staff fantastic. I had super fresh oysters and the shellfish selection for main. Partner had mussels and ribs, which were excellent. My 11 year old had fun with king prawns and then cooking a fillet on his own hot stone which was great...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank jennycO6440IM
Reviewed 3 days ago

We booked a table for eight no mention of time restrictions but when we asked for desert menu were told no as you need to be out at 9oclock . Food was mediocre so won’t be going back

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank mrspink3
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Best place I have been for a while. Steak cooked perfect. The evening was busy and the food took some time to arrive but was well worth the wait.

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank jamiebelmont
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I last went here for lunch for my father in laws birthday. A busy afternoon but the food and service were very good. A small restaurant, good value for money and the service is friendly. Recommended.

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank Alan G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely food, I had the mussel chowder. Full of flavour, seeing it was my first time trying muscles I really enjoyed them. Great texture, full of flavour. It is always brilliant to dry different types of foods, and a good experience. I found them more...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 123,445,566,677
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wow, what a lovely lunch! We didn't book and luckily got a table just in time. Staff were very polite and attentive. The food was delicious, the baked crab was so tasty- even the salad was great! We will definitely be returning!!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank dani b
Reviewed 7 January 2019

Ate here New Years Eve with family, service excellent the staff were very attentive. The food was delicious and piping hot. I wouldn't have chosen to eat here going off menus online, so just remember when you get there the specials board has a wide...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Hrh68
Reviewed 31 December 2018

The food and service at this restaurant is very good. The food is well cooked and very well presented. The staff are very attentive and friendly. We had some delicious seafood and steaks served with fresh salads and really good fries. The evening was slightly...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank Lysias54
Reviewed 15 December 2018 via mobile

First time visit, friendly and welcoming waitress, varied and interesting lunch menu. We had crispy, seasoned whitebait to start, the plaice and chips (chips slightly undercooked,) a tasty crab dish and the best pork belly I have ever had. A huge portion for £9.95. Will...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank emmacowdrill
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511jerrib
16 April 2018|
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Response from Alexseafood | Property representative |
Hi-- Thankyou for your enquiry. The best thing would be to ring the restaurant directly on 01424 719846. All our menu is special :) , but if you are looking for a 'set' menu I'm afraid we wouldn't be able to offer one on... More
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irisflower_gb
4 November 2017|
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Response from Alexseafood | Property representative |
Hi IrisI am very offended by you question, we redecorate the restaurant every year and yes the same colours (black and white). It works for us with solid oak tables and chairs wooden flooring and church pews. We have one off... More
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