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The Curious Pig in the Parlour

Effingham Road, Copthorne, Crawley RH10 3HY, England
+44 1342 716202
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Overview
  • Excellent34%
  • Very good29%
  • Average15%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (236 reviews)
“steak” (134 reviews)
“pork” (25 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, Pizza, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
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LOCATION
Effingham Road, Copthorne, Crawley RH10 3HY, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Had a really nice sharer player in the garden , we added some sweet potato fries but was enough for two without that . Lovely atmosphere and good service over a tasty platter lovely variety of choice . Will come again .

Thank Deborah M
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Popped in for lunch for the first time having lived in the area for over 20 years and was pleasantly surprised with the size of the place, how friendly it was and mostly that the prices, although not cheap, are definitely in line with the...More

Thank nosbiglear
Curious_Pig, Manager at The Curious Pig in the Parlour, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi nosbigklear, We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your recent visit with us. We pride ourselves here at the Curious Pig on our wood fired pizza oven and are glad that you enjoyed them so much. We look forward to your next visit....More

Reviewed 3 days ago

The pub itself has a lovely interior and the staff are friendly and attentive, without being over attentive. Unfortunately the food didn't live up to expectations. Someone at my table ordered the plaice goujons, only FOUR small goujons were on the plate and at £8.50...More

Thank Bibley
Curious_Pig, Manager at The Curious Pig in the Parlour, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi Bibley, I am sorry to hear that your experience didn't live up to expectations. The plaice goujons are one of the lunch options we offer on our light bites menu and are designed to be a smaller portion perfect for a light lunch, I...More

Reviewed 4 days ago

Stayed here having flown into Gatwick Airport. Easy to find, lovely rooms, quick check in and helpful staff. Our room was spot on at the back of the building (front will have road noise I would imagine). Lots of extras in rooms. ie. Reading spot...More

Thank sally5407
Curious_Pig, Manager at The Curious Pig in the Parlour, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi sally5407, Thank you for taking the time to give us your feedback. We are pleased to hear that your enjoyed your stay with us. We are proud of all our hotel rooms and are happy to see you enjoyed all the little touches we...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Absolutely shocked with my meal and service tonight. My drink came after my starter which for me was a bad start... the starter arrived over cooked with no sauce like the menu stated - I complained and the waitress said the chef says it’s under...More

Thank yazminpinchen
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a fab evening with friends. Lovely atmosphere sat in the garden. Excellent food and very warm welcome and great service. Will def visit again.More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Curious_Pig, Manager at The Curious Pig in the Parlour, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi there, We are so pleased to hear that you enjoyed your evening with us. We are very proud of our lovely beer garden and are pleased to hear your comments about our staff who strive for excellent service. We look forward to you visiting...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate here on a friend's recommendation. I ordered the spicy vegetable salad, which made me wince when I saw that for £14.99 I got 5 little gem lettuce leaves, half a baby corn cob, about 6 rocket leaves, 5 gratings of carrot and 4...More

Thank Bev W
Curious_Pig, General Manager at The Curious Pig in the Parlour, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi Bev W, I am sorry to hear that you feel our prices are too high. We are a premium pub which serves fresh, good quality food and I feel our prices are relevant to what we offer but I am sorry to hear that...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

I'll start off by stating that we live in France ... so the ability to get an excellent four course ' Plat du Jour' for under fifteen euros might taint my review .. but I visit the Uk on a regular basis .. so have...More

Thank NigelPlod523
Curious_Pig, General Manager at The Curious Pig in the Parlour, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi NigelPlod523, I am sorry to hear that you feel that our prices are too high. We are a premium pub which offers freshly cooked, good quality food and I feel our prices are right for what we offer. Many thanks for leaving us your...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

So glad we left our first choice of pub & decided to go here for dinner! Friendly & efficient service, the best fish & chips & a beautiful garden. Will definitely return.More

Thank Paul K
Curious_Pig, General Manager at The Curious Pig in the Parlour, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi Paul K, I'm pleased to hear how much you enjoyed your dinner with us, thank you for your lovely comments, I will be sure to pass them onto the team. We look forward to seeing you again in the future. Kindest regards, Hannah General...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely place - beautiful rooms Friendly helpful staff - amazing food ..what more can I say We stayed here because we were travelling to Gatwick the next day We will definitely be coming back

Thank natalie27000
Curious_Pig, General Manager at The Curious Pig in the Parlour, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi natalie27000, Thank you ever so much for leaving a great review, I'm so pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay with us. We will look forward to seeing again in the future. Kindest regards, Hannah General Manager at The Curious Pig in the Parlour

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Daniel B
16 March 2017|
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Response from Curious_Pig | Property representative |
Hi, we have free parking for the duration of your stay, however if you are looking for free parking whilst you are on a holiday then I am afraid that we can not accommodate this request.
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Susan E
9 January 2017|
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Response from Curious_Pig | Property representative |
Hi Susan, Unfortunately park and stay isn't something we offer here, however there is a long stay car park across the road which is really handy when staying with us. If you are still interested please feel free to email... More
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Tractorman2014
31 July 2016|
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Response from Curious_Pig | Property representative |
Hello there - Effingham Park is not far at all, but not quite walking distance, I would say, mainly because of the roads in between being quite treacherous for pedestrians, especially at night. We would recommend getting a... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:30
Monday
12:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Effingham Road, Copthorne, Crawley RH10 3HY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Sussex  >  Crawley  >  Copthorne
  • Phone Number: +44 1342 716202
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Description
The Curious Pig Pig in the Parlour is a new pub with beautiful accommodation, only 7 miles from Gatwick airport. Offering expertly cooked, charcoal oven steaks - including 28 day dry-aged Black Angus cuts, and homemade pizzas cooked in our imported Italian wood-fired pizza oven - The Curious Pig really does cater for all. With accommodation starting from £85 a night, in newly refurbished rooms complete with premium bedding, fluffy towels and White Company toiletries - we offer a super-comfortable stay, with added homemade luxuries.
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