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Ockenden Manor Restaurant

Ockenden Lane, Cuckfield RH17 5LD, England
+44 1444 416111
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good24%
  • Average8%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
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07:00 - 23:00All hours
British, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Ockenden Lane, Cuckfield RH17 5LD, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

we ate here as hotel guests but the restaurant alone is worth a visit. we had the prix fixe three courses and each mouthful was lovely and served in such an artistic fashion. cocktails were splendid too.

Thank Karen7
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband booked a table at this restaurant as a celebration for our wedding anniversary. From the moment we arrived we received personal (but unobtrusive)attention - the management are to be highly commended for their staff selection and training. The food was outstanding in every...More

Thank Joan M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a repeat visit after a mother & daughter treat last year, my friend & I with our daughters could not wait to return After our lovely afternoon at the Spa we were directed to the main hotel & given the option of eating...More

Thank Sarah C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We hadn't been here for years but decided to try as we were celebrating. Upon arrival there was no-one to greet us so we hovered in the hall way and eventually interrupted the girl on her computer to say we had come for dinner. We...More

Thank JonesEngland
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

The restaurant comes as a bit of a shock after the olde worlds charm of the reception rooms being rather clinical and modern. That said the food at Sunday lunch was excellent and the service attentive and friendly. The restaurant has large south facing windows...More

Thank Richard W
Reviewed 10 August 2017

This is an establishment which has aspirations. Sadly, it only succeeds in meeting them when it comes to paying the bill. So, you want a nibble with your pre-dinner drink? Don't like olives? Tough luck. No nuts. No crisps. Temptation is to walk to the...More

Thank jtwoodfield
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Only go there very occasionally as it is c1 hour from home; so usually to celebrate some event. Food and service always excellent, as usual,

Thank Charles C
Reviewed 29 July 2017

Had an amazing lunch today with family to celebrate my mothers birthday they could not have done enough to accommodate us the food was excellent the staff are excellent we will definitely be back thank you

Thank Johanne D
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

We visited the Ockenden for dinner tonight and overall all four of us were really disappointed with the evening. We were shown to our table which was nice as it looked out on to the gardens but once we sat down everything felt rushed like...More

2  Thank Lady L
Reviewed 17 July 2017

Everyone was brilliant, service to wine selection, and knowledge of the local produce and wines was outstanding

Thank robhallifax
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 76 - USD 101
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, View, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
08:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ockenden Lane, Cuckfield RH17 5LD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Sussex  >  Cuckfield
  • Phone Number: +44 1444 416111
  • E-mail
Ockenden Manor offers a superb fine dining experience in our beautiful dining room overlooking the gardens with stunning views of the South Downs National Park. Head Chef, Stephen Crane,serves some of the finest food in southern England incorporating the freshest ingredients, sourced locally in Sussex whenever possible. Guests have a choice of fixed price menus including Stephen's selected Sussex Menu or the gastronomic seven course Tasting Menu
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