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Porters

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Bar, British, Pub, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly
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56 High Street, Hastings TN34 3EN, England
+44 1424 427000
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Hastings, England, United Kingdom
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50 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I have eaten there a number of times and never had a bad meal. The food is really nice and reasonable priced

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Thank Glenn-Nash
London, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had Sunday roast here with my friends, atmosphere was lovely, food was really good. Reason why I rated 3/5 because of poor service, very slow to take up our plates when we had finished eating, the girls went past us serval times before coming over. Had to ask for dessert menu and very slow with paying too. Where we were... More 

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Thank missbrowneyes07
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91 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My first time here. Wonderful food. Great service - thank you Pheobe. Kind prawns with calamari in a chilli sauce and deep fried brei to start. Then streak on a hot stone followed by the cheese board. Thing the cheeses were all local. Highly recommended.

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Thank Rod P
Hastings, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Have visited this bistro bar for nearly ten years. Either to call in just for a drink or to have lunch or dinner. The food is good standard fayre at realistic prices. Varied menu with something for everyone. Always a totally relaxed ambience in this cosy establishment with it's friendly bar and service staff, .

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Thank Rogerakimou
Abergele, United Kingdom
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67 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

We had a lovely meal here and we would both recommend a visit, whether you just want a glass of wine and a cheese board, lunch or dinner. We had a starter of king prawns and squid - which was amazing they just melted in your mouth. My boyfriend used to be a chef and was extremely pleased with our... More 

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Thank Jo M
London, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 January 2017

Atmosphere was great as we're staff and the service. We were lucky to be there on a Wednesday night to see Liane Carrolll perform.

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Thank Jann N
Maulden, United Kingdom
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35 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 January 2017 via mobile

Great food, great wine, great atmosphere. great music - listened to Liane Carroll (who also plays in Ronnie Scott's). Music performed every wed, thurs and sunday.

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Thank Hazel T
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5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

Simple food, consistently prepared to a good standard, lovely staff and great atmosphere especially on music nights ! Highly recommended

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Thank Robbie S
Harwich, United Kingdom
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85 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 January 2017

Surprisingly busy for a Thursday night but lots of tables on different levels to accommodate us. Superb food and service, the steaks served sizzling on lava rock were a nice touch and sublime. The roaring open fire was very welcome on a chilly evening. Live music too! Looking forward to going back

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Thank Alison H
Hastings, England, United Kingdom
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43 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

I have been coming here for years and celebrated many an occasion. From singing round the piano at Christmas to listening to live music at the bar. Had our work christmas party here last year and several parties throughout year. Its a charming old place in the old town..great for get togethers or just a drink at the bar. Love... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 56 High Street, Hastings TN34 3EN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Hastings
  • Phone Number: +44 1424 427000

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?