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Blacksmiths Arms

££ - £££, British,
London Road, Offham, Lewes BN7 3QD, England
+44 1273 472971
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good17%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
London Road, Offham, Lewes BN7 3QD, England
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Reviewed yesterday

I came away a little deflated from here. They only had a roast on offer, which i would never usually order as I can have that at home. We had to wait just over an hour for our food to be served as well, which...More

Thank Millie N
Reviewed 1 week ago

But there are many more positive reviews about this establishment and I'll add one. Have been passing the pub for some time and knew it had recently changed hands or management, anyway the sign caught my eye with the Caribbean menu. I booked a table...More

1  Thank colinjames247
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Avoid this pub , close eyes hold steering wheel in both hands , foot on peddle and repeat the mantra ‘ keep moving do not stop’ . Now review , Beer selection limited , wine selection mainly vinegar . Food slightly edible . If you...More

1  Thank David D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great food. Really tasty fish and chips, cooked perfectly. Lovely sweet potato and goats cheese with spinach. The Harvey's here is really well kept and tastes better than I've had anywhere else. Service was great too. A great atmosphere. I would recommend this pub to...More

Thank ciabo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We drove past this inn several times, not liking the outside appearance. Eventually curiosity got he better of us due to the sign advertising Jamaican food, not something we had tried before. Inside, the inn was spotlessly clean. The food was, as I expected, different...More

1  Thank ibeaumont1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a lovely overnight stay at the Blacksmith Arms. We started the stay with Sunday lunch I had roast lamb which was delicious, the lamb was melt in mouth and plenty of it. The vegetables were cooked perfectly. My husband had fish and chips...More

1  Thank EileenandPatrick6561
Reviewed 3 May 2018 via mobile

Friends and I stopped here for lunch after a trip on the Bluebell railway. Amazing Caribbean food. Most delicious meal we’ve had in ages. Will be coming back-if we can find it again!!!!

Thank Ann M
Reviewed 30 April 2018

Went to try out the new menu of Caribbean food and was not disappointed, it was all very tasty and made a change from the usual pub food that most pubs serve. The staff were very friendly and helpful, they couldn't do enough for you,...More

1  Thank lizwhitereggie
Reviewed 25 April 2018

Having had some really good meals here in the past when Bernie was the landlord/chef, I thought we'd try out the new management. There was only one other table occupied at 12.30pm on a pleasant Wednesday in mid-March and that was still the case when...More

Thank Paula N
Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

Brigit and Fitzroy welcomed all the locals around offham, Hamsey. Barcombe, east chiltington and cooksbridge plus surrounding areas. The speeches made were so honest and enthusiastic. I can’t thank them enough for such a lovely gesture. They put on a Jamaican food evening BUT don’t...More

4  Thank sally t
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 18:00
14:00 - 21:00
14:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: London Road, Offham, Lewes BN7 3QD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Lewes  >  Offham
  • Phone Number: +44 1273 472971
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Our restaurant is closed on Mondays and Tuesdays. Food is served Wednesday - Saturday 12 noon - 1430hrs , 1800hrs - 2100hrs. Sunday 12 noon- 1600hrs
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