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BEST WESTERN Old Tollgate Restaurant

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The Street | Bramber, Bramber BN44 3WE, England
+44 1903 879494
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Worthing, United Kingdom
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40 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Have not been here for some years, visited last week, ate in the restaurant and stayed overnight in hotel. This place was one of the first carvery restaurants I know of. The food was still very good, both in quality and choice, generous meat portions. The old parts of the building which have character have stayed the same. The rooms... More 

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Worthing, UK
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Outdated restaurant drawing an elderly clientele that has problems accommodating the number of diners because the layout is all wrong. Access to the starters is impossible when there are only five or six people trying to serve themselves so being there is frustrating to say the least. When you get them, the starters are good. There's great variety and the... More 

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Steyning, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I have had some very good meals in the Old Tollgate with plenty of choice from the Carvery. The staff are very helpful and the service is good. It is a very pleasant place to eat with an interesting character. Parking does not seem to be a problem.

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Thank jennie d
Northampton, United Kingdom
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37 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lots of choice at the self serve buffet, fruits, cheeses, meats along with all the usual. Staff are there to serve the hot food.

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Thank 111karen2016
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The family and it was very very nice. The service was excellent as always and the choice is crazy. You can have the usual roast meats or select from rabbit or seasonal game or just about anything in season. And they're not right on their portions too. They plate it ALL up for you and bring it to your table... More 

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Thank marcus s
West Sussex, United Kingdom
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55 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have been here twice for the carvery. We used the special offer deal and this was excellent value. The only thing which could be improved were the roast potatoes which were not very crispy. We have been very happy with the service. The second time we went it was suggested we might like our coffee in a relaxed seating... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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44 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had evening meal for 10 people for my daughters 21st. Meal was nicely cooked. All enjoyed their main and deserts finished with coffee & tea. Service was slow in parts and then when coffees arrived, no space on our table for waitress to rest her tray as the used glasses etc had not be cleared first. As a result, she... More 

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Thank Lee M
East Sussex, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

I have used the Old Tollgate a few times for meeting potential client meetings. I usually meet about 11am and I have left by noon or 12:10pm latest. I went this week and arrived at 10:50am, I stood at the bar hoping one of the three staff that were behind it would ask if they could help so I could... More 

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Maggie P, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Old Tollgate Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear mcdontar I am very sorry to read your review, however, I have spoken to the Restaurant Manager and he clearly remembers speaking to you. He has advised that you took a seat in the restaurant to conduct your private meeting without asking or advising anyone. The restaurant is for our diners only not for private meetings that we are... More 

Aylesbury, United Kingdom
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4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

We went there on a Sunday evening as our hotel only had very early dinners set price of £26 for 3 courses Cauvery was excellent starters also very good as were the desserts

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Thank David F
uk
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

We had lunch today at Old Tollgate Restaurant. I have never really been a fan of a Carvery but this was a nice meal. Roast beef was very tasty, the staff were pleasant. there is a free course meal (£5.95 per course I think) Would return if in area.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$16 - US$41
Cuisine
British, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Street | Bramber, Bramber BN44 3WE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Sussex  >  Bramber
  • Phone Number: +44 1903 879494
Description
Commonly described as a visual á la carte, our award winning Carvery Restaurant offers an amazing choice of locally sourced, seasonal food. For starters we have delicious homemade soups, a variety of hot appetisers and our famous hors d’oeuvres selection including wonderful smoked fish.For main course choose as much as you like from beautifully cooked joints of meat and tasty hot dishes including fish, casseroles, pies and vegetarian options.In addition to daily Rib of Beef, Chef will select from the following succulent roasts:Lamb, Roast Pork with Crackling, Honey Roasted Gammon, Turkey Crown, Chicken, Duckling , Game and more.To compliment your chosen dishes there is always a great choice of freshly steamed or roasted vegetables on offer which are constantly being replenished to maximise their texture and flavour. Everyone's favourite is Yorkshire pudding cooked to perfection, plus our delicious sauces, gravies and oven-baked stuffing. Don’t forget to make room for one of our delicious hot or cold puddings. You can try a little of as many of them as you like! If you prefer you can choose cheese and biscuits with juicy grapes and celery which is offered complimentary within any two and three course menu option.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?