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The Red Lion Chelwood Gate

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Red Lion Lewes Road | Chelwood Gate, Haywards Heath RH17 7DE, England
+44 1825 740836
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good24%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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British, Gastropub, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Red Lion Lewes Road | Chelwood Gate, Haywards Heath RH17 7DE, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago

No idea why anybody would give this place anything other than 5 stars. We were a party of 11 visiting from far and wide on Friday evening, all arriving at different times and several of us late, but the staff could not have been more...More

Thank Roz D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had lunch at the red lion. Had camembert sharer as a starter. It came with half a piece of pitta bread and a couple of breadsticks. This was inadequate. We asked for more bread and then received adequate pitta bread. We also had main meals...More

Thank Ralphholiday
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's a nice pub, with good food and beer, and a friendly atmosphere. During my stay, they had a lovely mussels with skinny French fries dish. Its only drawback is that some dishes are on the expensive side.

Thank Pierre J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After a wonderful day out in Kent in the beautiful weather with my sister and Mum, a lovely late lunch at the Red Lion on the way home was something we were looking forward to - it was already gone 2pm when we arrived and...More

Thank Lin N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went for Saturday lunch, four adults and one toddler. Staff were so friendly and attentive despite all our questions about dietary restrictions! The food was very consistent and delicious with generous portions, perfect chips! Will definitely go back soon

Thank Sunflower_lass
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Met friends here for lunch. Beer, Harveys, and good. Service good. Food good quality and larger than average portions. Reasonably priced. menu a bit short

Thank Chris K
Reviewed 20 April 2018

The food was lovely, fresh, hot and looked good. The staff were very attentive without being a nuisance. Got it just right.

Thank Chris3657
Reviewed 14 April 2018

Booked a table to celebrate a birthday. Service was very slow and when the starters came out we were one short (despite having checked when ordering how many we had ordered) - likewise, when the mains came out, two followed quite some time later. It...More

Thank Annie0426
Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

We went for a quick simple lunch and had a very decent meal. The service was friendly but professional and the sandwiches were excellent especially the rare beef! Nice choice of beers, escpecially Ale. Overall good quality and great price- certainly very competitive compared to...More

Thank William Q
Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

About 30 of us lunched here after a morning walk. We had preordered our meals and the tables were ready for us. The pub was very busy. There were a lot of staff and service was excellent. Our drinks order was taken at the table....More

Thank skukusa1
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$20
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Validated Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Red Lion Lewes Road | Chelwood Gate, Haywards Heath RH17 7DE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Sussex  >  Haywards Heath
  • Phone Number: +44 1825 740836
  • E-mail
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