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The Coach and Horses

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School Lane, Haywards Heath RH17 7JB, England
+44 1825 740369
11:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
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Sun 12:00 - 22:30
Mon - Fri 11:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
Sat 12:00 - 23:00
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London, United Kingdom
1 review
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Initial greeting was tepid. Table by the window was drafty. Ordered fishcakes... mostly potato and heavily soaked with oil. Side salad consisted entirely of sliced raw peppers which is great if you like peppers! Pub shabby but not chic...

Thank jdko
Brighton, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Very poor choice of over priced dishes. Why are pubs so expensive. It's like they've crawled up their own back sides and come up smelling of roses then charge for it Not impressed and veggie choices both had goats cheese. How uninspiring Not sure if woman was owner but she had as much appeal as the goats cheese and obviously... More 

Thank stenbenn
Haywards Heath, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful country pub with a great atmosphere and very friendly staff. Amazing fresh and homemade food. One of my favourites places in Sussex

1 Thank Emily C
Haywards Heath, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is where we go when we want to have a special family meal. Gourmet food, mostly locally sourced and cooked by expert chefs. Lovely, cosy atmosphere with attentive service and the best pub garden in Sussex. Beautiful rural views and peaceful location.

1 Thank Shopsy2015
Isle of Man, United Kingdom
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43 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Out for a drive on a Sunday and couldn't get into 2 other places...so continued to here..we have not been before, the Harvey's beer was really good. And the food was amazing I had blackened salmon with chive mash and tomatoes with veg it was so good and portion perfect. Hubby had sausage and mash he said the sausages were... More 

1 Thank cbeebob
West Sussex, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Four of us had dinner on Saturday night and really loved it. The food was very good and the restaurant had a great atmosphere. We will definitely return and collect our loyalty points

1 Thank kkeenan2
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155 reviews
95 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

lunchtime and the place was full until after 3 (pity the staff) but this shows how popular this is even though out of the way. Definitely a "go back again" place.

1 Thank Linden25
Poole, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beautiful old pub in amazing countryside surroundings! Service excellent. Now on to the food; fish & chips- fish overcooked. Brown-brown instead of golden-brown. Chunky chips very dry. Sausage and mash- sausages overcooked/black. On a positive note the corn fritter veg option was very good. We'll assume the chef(s) were having a bad day.

1 Thank Steve A
Uckfield, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2017

We wanted to meet family locally over Christmas period for an informal catch up early evening Two dogs were welcomed as part of our group. Perfect relaxed pub atmosphere, food & service excellent thank you

1 Thank marmotte16
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20 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

We went on spec to dine at this pub and on a very cold night the warm open fire and friendly atmosphere were very welcome. The menu was varied and the food when it came was well cooked and most enjoyable. I recommend it for a small number of diners

1 Thank Brianhodge

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Validated Parking
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: School Lane, Haywards Heath RH17 7JB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Sussex  >  Haywards Heath
  • Phone Number: +44 1825 740369

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?