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Giant's Rest

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££ - £££, British,
The Street | Wilmington, Wilmington BN26 5SQ, England
+44 1323 870207
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good31%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“rabbit pie” (8 reviews)
“cassoulet” (3 reviews)
“sea bream” (4 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
The Street | Wilmington, Wilmington BN26 5SQ, England
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Reviewed 8 February 2018 via mobile

Whilst staying in the area we popped in to book for a family Sunday roast, the staff were great really helpful and friendly. Our roast was delicious! We must of spent a good hour trying to figure out a little wooden puzzle which was on...More

1  Thank Zealina K
Reviewed 28 January 2018

Great night out with friends, First time visit to this pub.Very friendly lady who was serving the food plus bringing our drinks to table.Made time to chat to us and tell us about the menu and special board. Food from starter's to main plus puddings...More

Thank Anne F
Reviewed 26 December 2017

Sausage and mash done just right and not messed with, Crumble with custard the way it should be. Fine Long Man porter

Thank SussexBigbear
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Lovely family pub, very friendly staff, great food and a wam atmosphere, we have stopped here a few times now when passing and never fails to impress!

1  Thank Dan L
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Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

Stopped by chance at the Giants rest so didn't know what to expect. We were greeted by the bar maid and noticed there was only one other couple there however it was not table service which I think was a big naff given she wasn't...More

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 20 October 2017

We loved the Camembert sharing platter. The puds were clearly homemade and totally delicious. We had to wait for approximately 30 minutes but it was well worth it. Second time we have visited this year. Staff friendly and welcoming.

1  Thank Cath M
Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

We booked lunch at the Giants Rest on the 15/10/17 What a treat.I had the roast beef my mum had the lamb roast . It was cooked to perfection highly recommend this little gem

1  Thank Defendernighty
Reviewed 16 October 2017

Having visited this restaurant a number of time in recent years, I thought it would be fun to have an impromptu visit and relish the little known pleasure of very good, and inexpensive, French cuisine iwthin an affordable casual pub experience. On our way to...More

4  Thank craiglappin
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

After many really enjoyable meals at the Giant’s Rest over the years we were so disappointed by our most recent visit this weekend. It was only after we ordered a round of drinks that we were told there’d be a 45 minute wait for food....More

6  Thank Northernlass54321
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Friendly staff, great beers, and the best Sunday lunch I've had in these parts, Bring your appetite - and leave room for the home-made puds!

3  Thank JCBrighton75
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23 July 2017|
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Response from Gormandise | Reviewed this property |
Yes they are , there were a couple of dogs around the bar when we visited, kid friendly too and they did not mind the grown ups either , definitely worth a visit.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$28
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 18:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Street | Wilmington, Wilmington BN26 5SQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Wilmington
  • Phone Number: +44 1323 870207
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