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The Crown & Anchor

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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Value
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Food and ambience

Local cuisine, Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene
About
The Crown & Anchor has become one of Eastbourne’s most exciting, up and coming pubs. Beautifully refurbished to an extremely high standard, The Crown & Anchor has something for everyone and to many it feels like a home from home. The pub offers you home-cooked meals every day thanks to our talented team in the kitchen and the friendly bar staff are on hand with a large selection of wines, spirits, lagers and ales. The entertainment comes thick and fast with live music every Friday and Saturday.
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub
FEATURES
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This is by far the best pub in Eastbourne. Great food, clean and friendly. It’s really close to the town centre but far enough away to be a good friendly local and just off the prom for a lovely lunch. Highly recommend you make this...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank 268JuliaM
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Had the worst experience in this pub. The management is not up to standard. Firstly had the manager come up to our table and put a reserved from 6 pm sine on it. I objected and said that we was intending to stay past that...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Stennr
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went there for a birthday, booking for 9 was easy, and they let us bring the cake in. Food and drinks very good, nice staff. Very noisy because a football match was being broadcasted, but that's the typical British pub's atmosphere!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 211ilarys
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great staff, really friendly, good food and drink and Katy keeps a lovely fire burning. We received a warm welcome and superb service throughout. This will be our place to go to when we are next in Eastbourne.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Keith R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Popped in after a long walk, pub was very busy but managed to get two stools at the bar. Staff very friendly nice pint of John Smiths, did not eat but the food that came out looked very tasty and there were a lot of...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank floody10
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I popped in here on two consecutive evenings between Xmas & New Year. Great pub, fantastic atmosphere with very friendly staff. They made it very special and welcoming. Cheers

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Kevin D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Brilliant time had last night with our friends. We came from Rochester, Kent to celebrate the New Year in Eastbourne and weren’t disappointed.All staff were very friendly and there was a lively happy atmosphere. Special mention to the dedication of the DJ who overcame adversity...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank amandapN8233UF
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fabulous meal really helpful staff looked after all our needs Mom being disabled accessibility not a problem O

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Tim H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a fantastic place! We loved it so much that we had both lunch and dinner here today. Great location near the pier. Cozy pub with real fire and super friendly staff. Fantastic menu. As someone who has recently become vegetarian I really struggle to...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank GeorgieG597
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have lived local for a good few years and never been to this pub, I went there over the weekend (to be honest it was second choice) Wow what a great surprise, although the place was very busy the staff were very welcoming and...More

Date of visit: December 2018
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Paul T
12 January 2018|
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Response from Heidi L | Property representative |
Hi we serve food from 12 pm until 9pm hope to see you soon
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