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The Anchor Inn

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Certificate of Excellence2016, 2018 Winner

Food and ambience

Local cuisine, Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene

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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

4 of us booked Sunday lunch and we were not disappointed. Even though it was busy and we were told there was a long wait the food arrived fairly quickly. We had ordered 4 different meals and they were all eaten with no complaints. Desserts...More

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank Juleschooby
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We had an excellent Sunday lunch with friends , first visit for all of us and won’t be the last . Had a table in the bar by the open fire , there is a nice looking restaurant at the other end of the pub...More

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank holley5
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a fantastic meal, completely original menu the food was excellently presented and tasted out of this world. A mix between Heston Blumenthal and a top notch London restaurant. Serving staff were very attentive, but were not OTT. Well done and thankyou. I will await...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank hartfieldservices
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We booked in here for lunch between picking up a new car at nearby Wych Cross and taking the dog for a walk in Ashdown Forest in the afternoon. As we had our golden retriever in tow we ate in the bar area. The menu...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank Roundy
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We had a wonderful evening and the staff at the anchor could not be more friendly and accommodating. There were 25 of us and nobody had a negative comment to make about the atmosphere or the food which was exceptional. I have stopped going out...More

Date of visit: January 2019
2  Thank michelle s
Reviewed 16 January 2019

Went with a couple of friends on a Monday night for dinner. Food at best average, pub quiet and lacking atmosphere (was a Monday). Service OK, just. New owner apparently. They need to "shake the place up" a whole lot more.

Date of visit: January 2019
Reviewed 9 January 2019

WQe arrived seriously late for our booked table (puncture!) but were nonetheless greeted by friendly and enthusiastic staff. Beer was great, food delicious and plentiful and really nice atmosphere.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Monkeycounter
Reviewed 27 December 2018 via mobile

What a great night and superb venue! Welcomed, well served in a great pub atmosphere with super food at a level well above the norm and with a bit of a twist as some slightly unusual choices that worked really well such as venison liver...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank paulcrowther
Reviewed 23 December 2018

Lovely local pub with open log fire.Menu very good but little short of veggie options though chef very helpful when asked. Would highly recommend winter or summer.Ideal for walking on Ashdown Forest .Dogs welcome in bar.

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank Anderida123
Reviewed 15 December 2018 via mobile

Had a great food experience at this super pub/restaurant as part of our party of 7. The service was first class and the food even better. We will be back soon. Thanks to all involved. PC.

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank pc172017
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10 August 2016|
Response from James T | Property representative |
Good afternoon Yes we do cater for people with nut allergies. There are very few dishes with nuts on the menu so we will be able to find something suitable for you. Kind regards
Kay H
28 October 2015|
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Response from johndB2730EJ | Reviewed this property |
If you go on their website there is a full menu list
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