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The owl and the pussycat lounge

14 Robertson Street, Hastings TN34 1HL, England
+44 1424 720747
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good16%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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British, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
14 Robertson Street, Hastings TN34 1HL, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited here in April after reading other TripAdvisor reviews, we were not dissappointed, food was lovely, huge portions, lovely and hot, service was excellent, very friendly and welcoming, we will def return when we visit Hastings.

1  Thank Kevin B
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

Decided to go to Owl and Pussycat for lunch today and try their lunch special. Have been here before but never tried their lunch special. Just £6.95 choice of 5 dishes and a drink for an extra £1 (this incl tea,coffee, wine or beer). My...More

Thank Jane F
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

The menu here is diverse which is great when you are trying to satisfy a large group. The food we had was excellent and very reasonably priced. Don't be put off by the outside; inside is designed very well with comfortable seating and a good...More

1  Thank Mary G
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Had a lovely meal with some friends a few weeks ago. Really enjoyed the food. But the service was incredibly slow!! The empty glasses on the tables weren't taken away so we didn't have much room.

1  Thank littlehope88
Reviewed 27 February 2017

Absolutely fantastic food service and atmosphere..Staff very friendly and attentive. Had good expectations of this place from what friends had said and if anything they were exceeded. Would definately eat here again

2  Thank Ben J
Reviewed 27 February 2017

Went to the Owl & the Pussycat for a work party last Tuesday. It is very well presented and has a good atmosphere. Food was very nice and staff couldn't do enough for you. All the staff were very friendly even though they were rushed...More

1  Thank Becky H
Reviewed 27 February 2017

Having 2 birthdays to celebrate ranging from a 20 year old to an elderly person who only goes out on Tuesday to find a new venue for our group was always going to be difficult. After a discussion with Tammy a fixed price menu of...More

1  Thank gstapley
Reviewed 22 February 2017

Uncomfortable seating areas and difficult access around tables. Food was average, French fries with chicken part cooked, hard and cold though larger type chips were acceptable. Dessert was a defrosted, minimal portion and serving a large party meant lengthy waits between course. Had I paid...More

1  Thank Marc W
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

We had a brilliant evening at the owl and pussycat lounge. The food was brilliant, the atmosphere was lovely, and the service was great, and we had three courses, cocktails a bottle of wine and a person is all for £75. Excellent value considering the...More

1  Thank Laurenwarehamstorr
Reviewed 1 February 2017

Food and service were very good. Good choice on the menu enjoyed 25% discount between 1600 and 18.00. One person in the group had to have a gluten free meal so staff helped and advise her and she had a good seletion to chose from....More

1  Thank Lynnie_Pinny
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Does this restaurant serve mainly organic produce? There is no mention of it on the restaurant website but it is tagged as an organic restaurants in Hastings. Owl and the Pussycat, are you an organic restaurant?
9 January 2017|
Response from skinnerdipper | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I couldn't tell you about that. Give them a call and ask
What time do you open Saturday
9 September 2016|
Response from Richard M | Reviewed this property |
I don't work there.
Hi. I have been to the restaurant for lunch once with friends but not for an evening meal. I would like to know what the atmosphere is like in the evening, any music any dancing? Work colleague booked this restaurant for Xmas so just wandering what it's like . Karen
14 October 2015|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$21
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Buffet, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14 Robertson Street, Hastings TN34 1HL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Hastings
  • Phone Number: +44 1424 720747
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The owl & Pussycat lounge has a relaxed, intimate dining room and an unpretentious, affordable frequently changing menu, comprising of MSC assured Fish direct from the old town market, rare breed beef, pork, game, poultry and lamb from the Sussex Downs and seasonal fruit and vegetables from Watts Farm in Kent. From Complimentary house breads baked in our kitchen to our home made ice creams, be assured you're in good hands. See our website for current events list including live musicians, live stand up comedy nights, dj's and more.......