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The Cricketers Arms

££ - £££, British,
Berwick Village, Eastbourne BN26 6SP, England
+44 1323 870469
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Overview
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good32%
  • Average11%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“salad” (32 reviews)
“pie” (13 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
££ - £££
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Service
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LOCATION
Berwick Village, Eastbourne BN26 6SP, England
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1 - 10 of 348 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

As "Aussies" we were so enchanted with this delightful country pub that we happily accepted good natured advice on how our "baggy greens" could improve their cricket fortunes! The cricket memorabilia on display at the Cricketers Arms is certainly interesting - but go for the...More

Thank Gill808
brown5, Owner at The Cricketers Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear Gill808 We are delighted to know that you found our pub delightful and enjoyed reading your comments. We will pass on your appreciation of the garden setting to our local gardener who has nurtured it over the last few years. We aim to serve...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

The pub looks beautiful and we decided to stop for an evening meal. After a nice welcome things started to go downhill. The burger arrived minus the relish and the burger pat was not very generous and a bit of a mess. The relish arrived...More

2  Thank John A
brown5, Owner at The Cricketers Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

For someone to complain about their meal when only a slice of orange was left on the plate and had been repeatedly asked by passing staff if they were happy with their meal with no complaint is ridiculous. The serious matter is the verbal abuse...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a lovely meal here tonight served by wonderful friendly staff! We were welcomed at the bar by a very friendly young man and served at our table by a delightful young lady.

Thank Doreen H
brown5, Owner at The Cricketers Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Doreen Many thanks for your review and we are all delighted that you enjoyed your meal and found all the staff friendly. Kind regards

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Pulled off due to traffic and what a lovely country pub. Dog friendly - we sat in the garden but the inside was just as good. We had food which was good & came quickly. Serving staff for delivering food very friendly and welcoming. Only...More

1  Thank soliver1976
brown5, Owner at The Cricketers Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Many thanks for your kind review, I’ll have a word with the duty bar person, very unusual but glad everything else was to your satisfaction.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited last Bank Holiday Monday and the food was Superb.Beautiful looking small country pub serving excellent food and real ale. It has been a few years since we last visited the Cricketers. but we will definitely not leave it to long before we revisit.Very...More

Thank Steve B
brown5, Owner at The Cricketers Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Steve B Thank you for taking the time to,write your review and we are delighted to hear that you chose to return to us after a long absence. Our intention is to keep the pub as traditional as we can make it but have...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A quaint pub providing good pub food. Enjoyed the ham,eggs and chips! Food arrived promptly and waitress was attentive. Bonoffi pie was tasty - lots of cream! Easy parking and a good pub off the main A27. Good garden too and dog friendly.More

Thank wendy G
brown5, Owner at The Cricketers Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Wendy Many thanks for taking the time to write your review and we are delighted you found our pub quaint with good service from our staff. We have been serving banoffi pie for many years and are still amazed that some customers have never...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Picture postcard pub, beautiful facade and garden. Well situated and off the main road. Definitely worth stopping off for a drink with welcoming smiles from the staff. Dog friendly if that’s needed, however the food was disappointing. Service was as you would expect from a...More

Thank PennyS1317
brown5, Owner at The Cricketers Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Penny I am sorry that you have felt we only deserved two stars on your review, we are indeed a dog friendly pub considering we are in the countryside but I am sorry you found the food disappointing , but everyone has their own...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Big fan of this spot. Great beer garden out the front, good solid pub food on the menu and Harveys on tap. Great location right next to the Downs and Berwick Church. Always good service with a smile.

Thank FletcherFletch
brown5, Owner at The Cricketers Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear FletcherFletch Thanks for your review, we couldn’t have summed the pub up any better, thank you for your continued loyalty and support, much appreciated. Kind regards

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a lovely meal (August 2018) in the beautiful garden of the Cricketers Arms - we found this almost by accident and feel it needs more signage off the main road as it was a real gem. Very very busy indeed - very popular...More

Thank EllenMay2013
brown5, Owner at The Cricketers Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear EllenMay We are delighted that you found our country pub by accident and also pleased that even though we were busy your food was served in good time. Our kitchen is very small so our menu is not extensive but I cannot understand when...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have eaten here a few times now and taken friends there for dinner also. A friendly welcoming pub with a lovely cottage garden. Excellent home cooked food (their homemade burgers - highly recommended). Well worth a visitMore

Thank Susan A
brown5, Owner at The Cricketers Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Susan We are delighted to read that you enjoy your visits to our wonderful country pub. Our homemade burgers have been a real hit this summer so we are pleased you also enjoy eating them in our wonderful cottage garden. Many thanks for taking...More

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singleladyguest
10 March 2017|
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Response from brown5 | Property representative |
Hi there Being a country pub we are very dog friendly, all we ask is that dogs are kept on a lead. Many thanks
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, View, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Berwick Village, Eastbourne BN26 6SP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Eastbourne
  • Phone Number: +44 1323 870469
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