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The Bull

) #3 of 4 Restaurants in Ditchling $$ - $$$ , British,
High Street, Ditchling BN6 8TA, England
+44 1273 843147
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Overview
  • Excellent33%
  • Very good27%
  • Average17%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible7%
5 weeks ago
“Good sandwiches.”
1 May 2017
“Excellent Sunday Lunch”
Open Now
11:30 - 23:30All hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
High Street, Ditchling BN6 8TA, England
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1 - 10 of 220 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We chose this pub for it's apparent great reputation. However, I was very disappointed with many aspects of my visit. I had contacted them previously due to my special dietary requirements and was assured the chefs could cater for me well and that gluten free...More

Thank 77blue77
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Having read great things about The Bull's award (Great British Pub 2016) we decided to try it out for dinner on Saturday night. The food was good, not fantastic, but the service was indifferent to the point that we honestly felt that a tip wasn't...More

Thank ClarkyComments
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I visited The Bull and received terrible service! I ordered a drink after receiving my meal and waited for 15 mins, a drink was dropped on the floor and not cleared up by the waitress (which just so happened to be my drink) I left...More

Thank Louisbuster
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

A nice pub with a traditional interior. Very nice sandwiches, lightly toasted and generously filled. My smoked salmon, spinach and feta sandwich was very good indeed, served by a helpful and pleasant young waiter. Nice place to go.

1  Thank tessie1
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Lovely atmosphere in this traditional village pub, good choice of dishes on the menu. Food is of a very good standard, portion sizes are good and whilst not cheap good value for money for the quality. Extensive wine list too, again not necessarily the cheapest...More

1  Thank SparklyGill
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

When I go for dinner, I usually take three courses but tonight I decided to go for the main meal of £28 steak. I was very upset to find a very small portion for the price. The manager was informed of our concern. I hope...More

2  Thank Blandine266
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

Just came back to the bull. Went for the rib eye steak at £28 expecting a mean piece of meat for that price. It came on my plate as a mere 7oz steak .what can I say well disappointed and a big rip of .Can...More

1  Thank platoch
Reviewed 24 April 2017

Took my 2 teens there for sunday lunch which I felt was overpriced compared to our local gastropubs in London. The service was delightful and attentive, the request for a gluten free meal quickly dealt with but my tuna starter was tasteless & mediocre (I...More

1  Thank luckygirlLondon
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

Amazing hospitality, great room & food. Staff so helpful and polite . Just what I needed after a long ride

Thank mtblee3
Reviewed 19 April 2017

My daughter and I and Lottie our lovely golden lab visited this pub on Easter Saturday this pub is in the middle of the Southdowns and is a wonderful place the service is excellent despite the pub being full. We sat outside in the nice...More

Thank _juleswoods72
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:30
Monday
11:30 - 23:30
Tuesday
11:30 - 23:30
Wednesday
11:30 - 23:30
Thursday
11:30 - 23:30
Friday
11:30 - 23:30
Saturday
11:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: High Street, Ditchling BN6 8TA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Ditchling
  • Phone Number: +44 1273 843147
  • This restaurant is at The Bull
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