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The Cottage Restaurant

Polegate Road, Hailsham BN27 3PE, England
+44 1323 440134
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible4%
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“steak” (41 reviews)
“pizza” (21 reviews)
“fish and chips” (17 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Polegate Road, Hailsham BN27 3PE, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited here for a birthday dinner and with my wife and 2 kids just before Christmas. Have to say the food was great and very good portions, and we were really surprised at the bill as it was very well priced for such a nice...More

Thank Chris W
Reviewed 11 December 2017

3rd generation attempt to get this place going. Started as fish and chips, then added steaks. Now is an Italian restaurant, same management different pics on the walls. Thought we'd try the Italian as not been that impressed before. Friendly attentive staff, we called for...More

Thank grantlar
Reviewed 6 December 2017

I just love,love love making the journey down from the Midlands these days. Called into the cottage on the Saturday evening and found them busy as ever. Chose the swordfish steak with veg as the main and it was tender, filling and meaty just as...More

Thank angela k
Reviewed 1 December 2017 via mobile

We have just had an amazing dinner here. Its we had a lovely selection of food and tried each others. The atmosphere was nice and cozy, sat by the fire. We will be coming back again and again. Thank you.

Thank R0bert_1111
Reviewed 29 October 2017

I visited this restaurant recently, for the first time, with my sister and daughter. The decor is perfect and creates a relaxed and welcoming atmosphere. The menu had a good selection of dishes and were all reasonably priced. The standard of food served was excellent,...More

Thank egc52
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

I took my parents here for the first time this week. What a lovely place! The staff were attentive but not obtrusive. The menu was very good and the food was presented beautifully. My parents have told all their friends about it. It looks like...More

Thank julie h
Reviewed 1 October 2017

Went here on a Saturday evening just before 7pm and found it quite busy already. We were greeted and asked if we'd booked, I said no and luckily they had two free tables for us to chose from. It's quite cosy inside and we found,...More

Thank whomewhy
Reviewed 7 September 2017

So; since my last visit, the cottage has been redecorated and has dessert specials. The décor is simple, but really lovely it just adds to the cosiness of the place. As to the dessert specials; well what a great way of testing out dishes before...More

1  Thank angela k
Reviewed 4 August 2017

We ate at The Cottage recently. Thère were 8 of us and we were a group of 3 generations. There was plenty of choice of food to suit everybody and the food was very good. The staff were friendly and helpful and were quite happy...More

Thank Outdoorgirlie
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

We were camping nearby and wanted to find a nice restaurant that served delicious hot food. We found just that here at The Cottage. It was quiet when we arrived but very quickly became fully booked. The staff were friendly but not imposing and delivered...More

Thank Chinadoll3801
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Polegate Road, Hailsham BN27 3PE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Hailsham
  • Phone Number: +44 1323 440134
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