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Tiger Inn

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££ - £££, British,
The Green, East Dean BN20 0DA, England
+44 1323 423209
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good26%
  • Average20%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible11%
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“burger” (50 reviews)
“mash” (10 reviews)
“salmon” (10 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
The Green, East Dean BN20 0DA, England
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Reviewed 16 October 2017

had two nights B&B at the tiger inn. Ideal location for walking seven sisters/beachy head area. Good basic 'pub grub' dinners, but it didn't advertise itself as serving anything other. I had ham and eggs and unlike a previous reviewer, my ham was a great...More

Thank grahams20
Reviewed 2 October 2017

East Dean is a pretty area close to Birling Gap where many walkers and hikers stop for a rest. We were passing and stumbled upon the Tiger Inn, a quaint looking old pub by the village green. Oh dear! The food was very average. Cold,...More

Thank Paul S
Reviewed 30 September 2017

Popped in here after a bracing walk on the cliffs. Lovely area outside, obviously. Inside decor could be improved. We hadn't read the reviews before booking a table, but now wish we had. Other reviewers are correct; the food is below average (at best). 40...More

1  Thank meirionhughes
Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

It is some time since we went to The Tiger. It looks the same but it isn't a patch on what it was. Living on its reputation? We are not big drinkers and part of our order was a still and a sparkling water. Identical...More

Thank Stevenson800
Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

We used to visit the Tiger Inn regularly but due to living some distance we had not been for quite a while. When we went there were no burgers and several of the beers we not available. All the staff, friendly though they were, were...More

Thank Julie R
Reviewed 17 September 2017

Looking at these reviews I was concerned. Rang in case we needed to book lunch for 3, but was told not to worry they would be able to accommodate. Arrived about 1.30 very busy as the weather had become extremely warm and the whole area...More

Thank SurreyGizzy
Reviewed 17 September 2017

Booked a table for a very quiet Thursday in mid September,should not be to hard to get a good meal at Sussex premier pub according to their website, nothing could be further from the truth. All I would say is stay well clear and save...More

1  Thank antonyreed
Reviewed 16 September 2017

We visited this area during a lovely sunny September afternoon. A good out door option for a drink / snack on the tables provided. A good social get together. The surroundings are so quaint and lovely (it has won many awards for being a well...More

Thank Scott D
Reviewed 12 September 2017

Lovely setting on village green, lots of tables outside but that is where it stops. The food is very poor, I had ham, eggs and chips, the ham was a thick chunk of cold ham, with a lot of fat, could not cut it, served...More

2  Thank Valerie F
Reviewed 27 August 2017

Booked a table for two. Arrived. Ignored. Stood at bar. Ignored. Eventually a girl appeared "Is anyone waiting to be served?" Only six by this time. Asked which table we had. "Oh, sit anywhere, we are not busy". Sat. Man arrived to throw us off...More

3  Thank Mike T
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29 January 2017|
Response from MuchtravelledIV | Reviewed this property |
Has it been renamed? It was The TIGER Inn in 2016!
5 April 2015|
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Response from Chris B | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$23
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, View, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Green, East Dean BN20 0DA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  East Dean
  • Phone Number: +44 1323 423209
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Simple food, great beer, five luxury bedrooms and a warm welcome. That’s what you can expect at the Tiger Inn. Just off the idyllic village green in sleepy East Dean, the Tiger Inn is a quintessentially English pub.
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