This is the best pub in Rye. It serves great beer and has very welcoming staff. All the beers are locally brewed. After an awful experience in the Mermaid this was wonderful! Don’t miss it!
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The pub was warm (in temperature and in friendliness) and very cosy. There were lots of locals at the bar and visitors too. A nice fire going too. The menu offered "Rosti with kale and duck egg and it was quite delicious.
Never been here before but after an afternoon traipsing around the shops in Rye I was in need of a livener. What a pleasant surprise this little pub was. Olde worlde looking but tastefully refurbed to be nicely modernised without losing its period charm. Clever...More
We arrived at 6.20pm on Wednesday evening and the front part of the dining area was already full. We were directed to the second dining space which was empty until another couple arrived. The food came fairly promptly and was delicious - hearty, warm and...More
We made the Standard our 'go to' place during our stay in Rye. With local ales and a traditional relaxed atmosphere you can see why it gets so busy of an evening. On the Saturday night we were there the place was so busy that...More
A really friendly and comfortable inn with great character and atmosphere. Very comfortable bedrooms with everything that is needed. The staff were all very friendly and helpful and the food was fantastic. A great place to stay in a very central location so that you...More
Visited here with the in-laws, husband and kids on Sunday lunch around 12pm. First impressions the venue is very characterful with its low beams and roaring log fire. We hit a good time as it was quiet before the rush. We liked the selection of...More
Agree with previous review. Overnight stay in large, comfortable beamed room. Breakfast fine and we had a lovely stay. However, very noisy late at night and first thing in the morning with bins put out and collected. Not enough tea, coffee etc in room.
Booked superior room for a two day mid week stay . Large clean room with beautiful beams, very comfortable bed. Ate in the restaurant first night and bar in the second night. Food and ambience perfect so why did it not quite deliver? On arrival...More