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Crystal Restaurant

) #112 of 308 Restaurants in Eastbourne ££ - £££ British
Mount Road | The Hydro Hotel, Eastbourne BN20 7HZ, England
+44 1323 720643
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good24%
  • Average20%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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Mount Road | The Hydro Hotel, Eastbourne BN20 7HZ, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Very good meal with excellent service what more could you want. Just somebody playing the grand piano in the room.

Thank bluewasp2000
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have eaten 2 or 3 times a year in the Crystal Restaurant over the past few years, and year on year the menu and quality of food has improved immeasurably, but how that has changed! I had dinner there on Saturday night and was...More

Thank chillman76
Reviewed 1 week ago

Not enough choice & very small portions for the price.Food was not hot enough.the only meal any good was breakfast

Thank Janetmountjoy40
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Starter & dessert were lovely but the roast beef needs improvement 2 small slices of beef accompanied by the most revolting Yorkshire puddings I have ever tasted They were stone old and tasted as if they had either been made from a mix or a...More

1  Thank ilovesa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent food. Reasonable price. First class service. Staff helpful, attentive and courteous. Went the extra mile. Nice pianist too!

Thank John N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Spacious dining room and was given a choice of tables. Friendly and courteous waiting staff. Imaginative menu with varied choices.

Thank breaktaker2017
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was a booked family birthday meal for six adults, and four children (aged 9 to 13). Saturday afternoon menu is very limited with four choices for main, including carrot and cashew nut roast for vegetarians. I had lemon and garlic chicken, baby potato, green...More

Thank DeanSummerton
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visiting Eastbourne and table booked for birthday lunch, six adults and four children, restaurant was not jam packed and staff not rushed off feet. Dining room is lovely and gardens outside just beautiful and can see a lovely sea view from terrace. I ordered soup...More

Thank AnitaFairman
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Our group consisted of thirteen people mostly old friends and family. Having pre booked, we found our table was laid for us but very cramped with little space between settings and random placement of table legs making things a little uncomfortable. The starters were OK...More

1  Thank Mike K
Reviewed 14 April 2017

Stunning surroundings and excellent food with very good service. Two gentlemen sitting near me at breakfast said it was more grand than The Grand Hotel! They rated it very highly.

Thank ariocoverdale
Management response:

Thank you for taking the time to review our Crystal Restaurant and for your kind comments. I will pass on your observations to our team members. Once again, many thanks. Kind Regards Steve Wheelband

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$36
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Validated Parking
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
19:00 - 20:30
12:30 - 13:30
19:00 - 20:30
12:30 - 13:30
19:00 - 20:30
19:00 - 20:30
12:30 - 13:30
19:00 - 20:30
12:30 - 13:30
19:00 - 20:30
12:30 - 13:30
19:00 - 20:30
12:30 - 13:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mount Road | The Hydro Hotel, Eastbourne BN20 7HZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Eastbourne
  • Phone Number: +44 1323 720643
  • E-mail
  • This restaurant is at Hydro Hotel Eastbourne
The Crystal Restaurant at the Hydro Hotel offers breakfast, lunch and dinner everyday. Featuring traditional British and French style cuisine with a contemporary twist. With a varied wine list and at dinner, a separate full vegetarian menu. Friendly and professional staff provide excellent service. Special diets can be catered for. Pre-booking is recommended for Crystal restaurant only. For more casual fare at lunchtime, guests can look at the seaview Conservatory Restaurant, offering lighter lounge style selections.