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“delicious food”
5 of 5 bubbles Review of The Dining Room

The Dining Room
Ranked #8 of 12 Restaurants in Alfriston
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$23 - US$49
Cuisines: British, European, Contemporary
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Good for: Groups, Business meetings
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Description: We look forward to welcoming you to the Dining Room at Deans Place, our newly refurbished restaurant. Our menus change monthly along with daily chef's recommendations so that we can offer the best of Sussex's wealth of local produce wherever possible. During the week, we have our more casual food offering with our Terrace & Bar menu, which is available from midday until 9:30pm. At the weekends, lunch is served in The Dining Room on Saturdays and Sundays from 12:30pm and last orders are at 3pm. Our traditional Sunday Lunches are extremely popular and are available in both The Dining Room and in the Terrace & Bar. The Dining Room is open every night for dinner from 6:30pm and last orders are taken at 9:30pm. Non residents are always welcome. All menus found on our site should be treated as sample menus. If you are interested in knowing the current month's menu, or would like to discuss dietary needs, please do not hesitate to contact the hotel. We do reserve the right to make amendments to any of our menus at any given time, however, they will always be in keeping with the style and quality that we are known for.
Norwich, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“delicious food”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 April 2012

Delicious food especially the steak and excellent service

Visited April 2012
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St Albans
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82 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
“Excellent Restaurant”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 April 2012

Dinner is taken in the traditional, well furnished and nicely decorated dining room at the rear of the hotel, overlooking the Sussex countryside. The dinner started well with an "amuse bouche" of butternut squash soup, whilst the menu had a wide choice of fish, meat and poultry both for starters and the main course where they were served with a good choice of accompanying vegetables, all nicely cooked, well presented and served by efficient friendly staff. The selection of desserts was excellent catering for all tastes and produced by the highly skilled kitchen team to look most inviting. There was a well chosen wine list all at very reasonable prices.

Visited April 2012
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London, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
“Good quality and value”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 April 2012

Good choice of fish, meat and veggie options. Expertly cooked. Good value wine list. Overrall very good value.

Visited April 2012
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Thank Martin M
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west sussex
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
“Lovely stay”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 March 2012

Very friendly and helpful staff.
Food delicious.
Room very comfortable and clean with pretty views.
Good value.
Lovely hotel

  • Visited March 2012
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Canterbury
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26 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
“Excellent Food”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 February 2012

Excellent menu including vegetarian options and a good selection of fish

Visited December 2011
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