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Callenders Restaurant

80-82 High Street | East Sussex, Hailsham BN27 1AU, England
+44 1323 842400
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good27%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“profiteroles” (8 reviews)
“pudding” (16 reviews)
“liver” (8 reviews)
Closed Now
09:30 - 23:00All hours
British, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
80-82 High Street | East Sussex, Hailsham BN27 1AU, England
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1 - 10 of 205 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely excellennt as always.warm friendly welcome on arrival.shown to our table.timely service without feeling rushed.the staff very helpful.food freshly cooked.an absolute treat.worth booking.we shall be returning.

Thank Tony R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited Callenders a few weeks ago and were pleased with the food and service. We, therefore, tried it again.We took and friend and therefore had three different meals.I tried the sausage & Mash. The sausages were well done and gravy was excellent. My wife...More

Thank BellefieldBoy
Reviewed 6 January 2018

Everything was fantastic at callenders but what let it down, probably enough to stop me going back, is the most uncomfortable chairs and the tiny tables. I changed my chair three times and still wasn’t comfortable, I tried a few more but they were all...More

Thank Jeff H
Reviewed 19 December 2017 via mobile

Had a visit to Callenders with my parents today and my granddaughter. Had a fantastic meal. Lamb stew with dumplings absolutely gorgeous. I am lactose intolerant so I asked if there was a possibility to have a lactose free trifle and Cillian produced the amazing...More

Thank Sharon B
Reviewed 4 December 2017 via mobile

Service was quick and friendly. Menu had a good choice. Easy parking. Need to book as it gets busy and it’s not a huge place.

Thank streakey
Reviewed 16 November 2017

When the high street is full of branded eateries with they're plastic universal menu's, this real independent restaurant is indeed a gem in the heart of East Sussex. The specials of the day are mouth watering and the quality of the food is supreme. I've...More

Thank mikeosheagroup
Reviewed 9 November 2017

Had wonderful food, the highlight being the freshly shot partridge. Amazing mac and cheese. Chicken liver pate could have been less solid and more mousse but still tasty. Only real observation was the table and chair decor was a bit shabby but update that and...More

Thank Mikesunshine
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Absolutely beautiful food. So well cooked. This little place doesn’t look much from the outside and well may be missed because of that but inside the staff are friendly, give great advice about the food and extremely good at their jobs. The food is second...More

Thank Jess K
Reviewed 26 October 2017

turned up on Sunday about 2.15 ish. checked menu then all three of us decided on Lamb shanks Meat fell off the bone and in one case was too much and had to leave some. In fact it was so good we couldn't even eat...More

Thank Michael H
Reviewed 14 October 2017

a couple of days after our return from Cyprus was our 35th wedding anniversary so we had booked to have a meal at Callenders as it was a Sunday he closes @ 4pm so we had lunch and a few drinks Peggy only ever has...More

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22 March 2015|
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Response from Killian C | Property representative |
Hi Sharon. We are happy to serve breakfast any time we are open. If we have the ingredients, no reasonable will be refused😊. Many thanks and see you soon.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$21
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 17:00
09:30 - 23:00
09:30 - 23:00
09:30 - 23:00
09:30 - 23:00
09:30 - 23:00
09:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 80-82 High Street | East Sussex, Hailsham BN27 1AU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Hailsham
  • Phone Number: +44 1323 842400
  • E-mail
A modern restaurant, serving breakfast, lunch and evening meals,it is perfect for a romantic meal for two, or spacious enough for dinner for forty. Tastefully decorated by local artists and fully wheelchair accessible throughout. Located at the top of the High street, where there are no parking charges, it is within easy walking distance of all the towns other amenities, leisure centre , cinema, wine bar etc.
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