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The Green Almond


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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner

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PLEASE NOTE WE ARE CLOSED FOR OUR XMAS/NEW YEAR HOLIDAY ON THE 24th DECEMBER RE OPENING ON THE 9th JANUARY. THANK YOU. As a vegetarian, you can come to our bistro and enjoy the refreshing experience of actually being able to eat everything on the menu! How great! Not only that, but our menu is always changing, so there is always something new. It is essential to book your table as we only seat 16 people comfortably, so fill up very easily.Please ring to check we can accommodate your request for a reservation, BEFORE , making your journey.
US$4 - US$26
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Credit Cards, Buffet
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Best Vegetarian restaurant I have ever been to, dishes are amazing but super healthy. price range is reasonable and the atmosphere is very cosy

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank IslaH1987
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A small intimate place with a view into the kitchen and friendly staff make for a comfortable atmosphere. Lunch buffets provide a hot dish and some eight or more complex salads plus soup and bread. All tasty and interesting with a wide range of non...More

Date of visit: March 2019
1  Thank andymulhollM
carmen h, Owner at The Green Almond, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks so much for your lovely review. You’d be amazed how many people struggle to decide on the 2 options in each course available in the evening, often commenting that’s its lucky there are not more!!Also bear in mind that the whole menu changes every...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Have never been to a vegetarian only restaurant before so one of my friends suggested we give it a try with 2 other friends. It was small , cosy and very friendly, you have a choice of plate sizes and fill up your plate for...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Wendy A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were looking for somewhere to have an early lunch after visiting the Towner Art Gallery and before meeting up with family. And we stumbled in the Green Almond by accident as it was nearby. And we were so glad we did. Luckily, we were...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Phil W
Reviewed 13 February 2019 via mobile

I got put off the idea of going to a vegetarian bistro but my friend was taking me out so I accepted. And I actually really enjoyed it. I had sweet potato fries which I hadn't ever tried before but it was really tasty

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Kerrie S
Reviewed 12 February 2019 via mobile

We chose to have the Christmas lunch and the different Christmas menu on a Saturday evening. The small intimate space was beautifully decorated and there is always a warm welcome. The food was amazing. Definitely the best nut roast we have had. We forgot our...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Radders51
carmen h, Owner at The Green Almond, responded to this reviewResponded 13 February 2019

Thank you!

Reviewed 6 February 2019 via mobile

Now I’m no vegetarian so I was a little sceptical when a friend suggested eating here. I did not miss not eating meat at all and even better that that enjoyed my meal immensely. I enjoyed the buffet lunch and have returned a few times...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank sussexfoodie
Reviewed 26 January 2019 via mobile

I’ve been coming to The Green Almond regularly since it opened, as an omnivore for the first few times, and as a vegan for the past few years. I’ve NEVER had a bad meal, and never eaten the same thing twice! Fantastic food, beautiful setting...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Bubbles6181
Reviewed 22 January 2019

My wife and I have been trying to get into this popular restaurant for some time now on our visits to Eastbourne, but it was always booked solid (sometimes for weeks in advance I am told), so once I knew the date of our latest...More

Date of visit: January 2019
2  Thank Graham P
Reviewed 16 January 2019 via mobile

My daughter told me about this lovely little place. Friendly staff, very relaxed atmosphere, very busy so good idea to reserve a table. Fantastic buffet with really interesting salads. Great value too!

Date of visit: December 2018
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30 August 2018|
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Response from carmen h | Property representative |
We cannot have dogs inside but you are welcome to sit outside with the dog.
28 April 2017|
Response from 12CHagel | Property representative |
Hi there. We can always do gluten free options when requested in advance. Likewise we can accommodate 10 people with notice however unfortunately we are closed on Sundays and Mondays. If there is another day we can help with... More
6 April 2017|
Response from 12CHagel | Property representative |
No problem. However I can't seem to copy and paste onto Trip advisor so I will put it back on our Facebook page for a day or 2 if that helps? Glad you enjoyed it. Carmen.
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