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Callenders Restaurant

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  • Face masks required for staff in public areas
  • Hand sanitizer available to guests & staff
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Socially distanced dining tables
  • Staff required to regularly wash hands
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Updated 02/10/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
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Updated 02/10/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.

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PRICE RANGE
US$14 - US$27
CUISINES
European, British, Contemporary
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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All reviews prawn curry whitebait raspberry creme brulee lemon sole garlic bread liver steak potatoes mash sea bass puds salad sunday roast specials board local produce service was excellent lovely meal
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely meal last night. Lamb shank was perfect and fell off the bone. Garlic chicken was superb. I would recommend too the bread and butter pudding. Staff really attentive but not intrusive. Restaurant is COVID safe with no concerns. Thank you for a great end...More

Date of visit: December 2020
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Killian C, Owner at Callenders Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello and many thanks for taking the time to rate and review us, we really do appreciate it. I'm really pleased you enjoyed your meals, and the bread and butter pudding is well recommended and one of my favourites too. We look forward to seeing...More

Reviewed 11 December 2020

Had a takeaway from calendars great price the food was fantastic hot tasty worth every penny one of the best burgers I’ve ever had definitely will be going back there againMore

Date of visit: December 2020
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Killian C, Owner at Callenders Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello Darren. Many thanks for taking the time to rate and review us. We are all so glad that you enjoyed the burger. Each one is eight ounces of 100% steak mince and made fresh to order every time and we think that's what makes...More

Reviewed 9 December 2020 via mobile

Thankyou so much killian.you sir are a fabulous chef...for those reading this..we have eaten in this restaraunt.and because of this pandemic..killian and his wife and friends also do takeaway delivery..if you have not experieced either than u dont know what u are missing...always hot and...More

Date of visit: December 2020
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Killian C, Owner at Callenders Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello and Thank you so much for taking the time to rate and review us. We very much appreciate your kind words and look forward to cooking for you again soon. Warmest wishes from myself and all the team at Callenders.

Reviewed 15 November 2020 via mobile

We wanted to support local businesses during the COVID-19 lockdown and it really pains me to write this review but I don’t want anyone to forego what we have. Just received a delivery for some food from Callenders...Forgiving that the delivery was over 45 minutes...More

Date of visit: November 2020
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KillianC_13, Owner at Callenders Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 16 November 2020

Hello hypax100. I can do nothing but apologise most sincerely for your experience with us. I thank you for supporting local business during the lockdown. Forced to close our restaurant delivery and takeaway is something new to us and we had to hit the ground...More

Reviewed 6 November 2020

In lockdown, took delivery of lovely crispy breaded brie with a delightful sauce, the garlic mushroom and chargrilled chickens, which we thoroughly enjoyed and as last week I regretted not going for the coffee and walnut cappuccino mouse I did all three courses this week....More

Date of visit: November 2020
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Reviewed 11 October 2020 via mobile

Ate here last night. Visiting family who live in Hailsham. 3 of us had the steak and 1 had chicken. Very well presented and all meals were tasty and cooked to perfection. Will eat here again, and would order the same again

Date of visit: October 2020
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KillianC_13, Owner at Callenders Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 15 October 2020

Hello and thanks for taking the time to rate and review us and many thanks for coming to visit us too. we look forward to seeing you again soon. Kindest regards and best wishes from myself and everyone at Callenders.

Reviewed 7 October 2020 via mobile

We visited this little place on our way to the cinema. Friendly service, good food and wine and reasonable prices.More

Date of visit: October 2020
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KillianC_13, Owner at Callenders Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 15 October 2020

Hello and many thanks for coming to see us too. We all hope you had a wonderful evening out and we are glad that we could be part of it. We look forward to seeing you again soon. Kindest regards and warmest wishes from myself...More

Reviewed 6 October 2020

Unfortunately, I work away, but when I get home I walk, a mile or so, down to Hailsham, to Callenders. It is with great comfort, the chef can cook a great steak, how it should be, blue. The other dishes I've had the pleasure of...More

Date of visit: September 2020
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KillianC_13, Chef at Callenders Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 7 October 2020

Hello, and thank you so much for taking the time to rate and review us. It is a real pleasure for me to cook for you and we always enjoy having you at the restaurant. I shall pass on your kind words to all the...More

Reviewed 23 September 2020

Three of us had beef roast dinner The beef was rarer than rare all the vegetables were raw not even aldente The roast potatoes were the only good thing about our mealMore

Date of visit: September 2020
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KillianC_13, Owner at Callenders Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 24 September 2020

Hello Sheila, On behalf of myself and all the staff who let you down, I am so, so sorry you didn't enjoy your Sunday dinner. Any food, ever that is not to someone's liking would have been promptly changed, and under no circumstances would have...More

Reviewed 3 September 2020 via mobile

Now open again.at last able to go out to eat.this restaraunt serves excellent home cooked food to your liking.on arrival you are warmly welcomed and shown to your table.service is timely and you are not rushed..said it before if you havent tried this venue then...More

Date of visit: September 2020
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KillianC_13, Owner at Callenders Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 11 September 2020

Hello Tony. Great to see you again. Many thanks for your continued custom and many thanks for taking the time to review us. Kindest regards and best wishes from everyone at Callenders.

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