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Chapter 12 Bar & Kitchen

££ - £££British, , Healthy
12 High Street, Hailsham BN27 1BJ, England
+44 1323 351898
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Overview
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good23%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“salad” (12 reviews)
“sandwiches” (8 reviews)
“cold meats” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
British, Contemporary, Healthy, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
12 High Street, Hailsham BN27 1BJ, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our first visit to Chapter 12 was excellent. The service and staff were outstanding and the food was reasonably priced and extremely good. We will definitely be back and will recommend it to all our friends. Thank you!

Thank RogNevT6161
Nick C, Owner at Chapter 12 Bar & Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for leaving us such a wonderful review. As a family run business it's really important to hear from our customers and to get such a glowing recommendation from you is very gratefully received. We look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There are three large steps to negotiate which is not going to happen with my wife's wheelchair. Didn't get any further than the front door. Shame really, looks nice.More

Thank Steve S
Nick C, Owner at Chapter 12 Bar & Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for leaving this review. The structure, form and status within the conservation area of Hailsham of the building that we occupy prohibits us from being able to make the required changes to the building for suitable disabled access. It is a source of frustration...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went here the other night with mates for the first time and was met by a really friendly set of staff that really attended to you well. Had good information from staff whilst taking orders etc. & they clearly knew the menu & food. The...More

Thank PoorLittleGarf
Nick C, Owner at Chapter 12 Bar & Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for the great review, as a family owned business it means a lot to us when we hear from our clients and to know that we served you well is really pleasing. We look forward to seeing you again soon

Reviewed 31 May 2018 via mobile

Great atmosphere and ambiance. With friends and kids. Great. Place and great massive burger! Service friendly and the waiter served us with a a great smile! Strongly recommend :)

Thank Rado93
Nick C, Owner at Chapter 12 Bar & Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 8 June 2018

Thanks for leaving a wonderful review, we look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 31 May 2018 via mobile

Amazing food great atmosphere. James who served us was brilliant friendly and helpful. Was easy to come here with good and the gluten free option is very good here too. During the wkend even live music so would definitely recommend this place

Thank Shayne250978
Nick C, Owner at Chapter 12 Bar & Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 8 June 2018

thank you for leaving us a great review, we do everything possible to make our customers welcome and enjoyable, so it's great to hear when we achieve this. See you again soon!

Reviewed 7 May 2018

cant fault service or food. wine list extensive but have the orgabic red wine its there house wine and very reasonable total cost very reasonable £90 plus live music. plates were all empty including the puddings.More

Thank Michael H
Nick C, Owner at Chapter 12 Bar & Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 8 June 2018

Thanks for leaving such a glowing review, very pleased you enjoyed both the food ordered and the wine selected. Our customer service is also an area we work hard to get right and especially pleasing when we hear that we have done well. We look...More

Reviewed 5 May 2018

We took old friends along this time and it was an excellent evening - great food really well presented. The staff were lovely and took a real interest in making us feel welcome and finding a table to meet our requirements. We love the atmosphere...More

Thank Michael H
Nick C, Owner at Chapter 12 Bar & Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 6 May 2018

Thanks for leaving such a great review. It means a lot to us to hear from customers. We look forward to welcoming you again soon.

Reviewed 22 April 2018

I have just had my 70th Birthday at Chapter 12. We couldn't have chosen a better place There were 20 of us. the food was really good which we had pre ordered. The staff were friendly nothing was too much trouble. We were upstairs and...More

Thank jenniemorgan
Nick C, Owner at Chapter 12 Bar & Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 29 April 2018

Thank you so much for leaving us such a glowing review. It was our pleasure to help you celebrate! We look forward to welcoming you again soon.

Reviewed 21 April 2018 via mobile

You’ll get a good, friendly welcome from staff here and there’s a great menu of food to choose from. Prices are fair when compared to other gastro pubs in the area. Food was excellent. The tastiest steak and ale pie I’ve ever eaten. Also a...More

Thank Paul G
Nick C, Owner at Chapter 12 Bar & Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 29 April 2018

Thanks for taking the time to leave us a review. Always good to hear from our customers and we continue to strive for excellence.

Reviewed 1 April 2018

We had a great evening last night. Great music and with friends of ours who are excellent company. I visit Chapter 12 quite a lot and my family all do too, but there were one or two little issues last night, especially for ny husband...More

Thank nickypont50
Nick C, Owner at Chapter 12 Bar & Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 29 April 2018

Thanks for your comments. I believe our manager has been in touch directly to address your concerns. Glad you had an enjoyable time, and apologies that our supplier let us down on the supply of creme eggs - we did underestimate demand and then could...More

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Miranda186
6 October 2015|
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Response from Nick C | Property representative |
Hi, at present the bar area isn't entirely dog friendly - the main reason is that our kitchen is directly next to the bar and food is served in this area and EHO have said it wouldn't be ideal.. In the coming weeks our... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$16
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 16:00
Monday
09:00 - 16:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 23:00
Thursday
09:00 - 23:00
Friday
09:00 - 00:00
Saturday
09:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12 High Street, Hailsham BN27 1BJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Hailsham
  • Phone Number: +44 1323 351898
  • E-mail
Description
Chapter 12 is a bar located in the busy High Street in Hailsham, East Sussex. Open from 9.00am every day our mission is to provide a comfortable and relaxing environment to enjoy locally sourced food, whether breakfast lunch or dinner along with quality wine, beer, tea and coffee - ideal as a meeting place for friends or business colleagues to get together. The addition of a new first floor dining area and additional bar, plus our larger kitchens brings a new dynamic to the venue.
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