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The Nook

1 High Street, Battle TN33 0AE, England
+44 1424 775716
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good33%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“scones” (23 reviews)
“welsh rarebit” (10 reviews)
“soup” (12 reviews)
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Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1 High Street, Battle TN33 0AE, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Two lovely ladies who give you a very warm welcome, scrumptious cake and delicious coffee - what more could you want?! There was a fire in the grate, relaxing music and a lovely rustic atmosphere. We will definitely come back here!

Thank Ali_richards
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great little cafe in a medieval building from the 1300s - complete with witches marks on the window sill. We had a beaut cream tea in front of an open fire. Friendly service and a pretty garden out the front. Straight across the road from...More

Thank merrilyn s
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Such a charming building from the outside, just steps away from the entrance to Battle Abbey. Inside it is very small, having only around 5 tables and a sofa with a lovely fireplace! The menu is quite extensive for somewhere new, we got a pot...More

2  Thank jb241119
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Just amazing. I did a long weekend in the Cotswolds and never found a cafe as charming as this one. Everything you want from a little village cafe! Fire on, sofa, just perfect. Ordered a mushroom soup and cream tea for two. The soup was...More

Thank rianne f
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

This used to be a really lovely place to eat and drink. Now, most of this lovely building is set aside for events and the eating area now consists of a very small area with around four tables. There is a real fire which is...More

Thank Allison T
Reviewed 6 March 2017

We popped in here after visiting the Abbey. Thought it looked really nice from the outside and we weren't disappointing! Not many tables but very cozy with a wood burning fire. Just what we needed to warm up after the walk around the Abbey grounds....More

Thank BekaJane
Reviewed 19 February 2017

excellent ice cream milkshake and nice selection of cakes doggy friendly friendly staff wonderful old building

Thank penni51
Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

I've been here a few times and have to say it never disappoints! Amazing building, lovely staff and wonderful food! The scones are always fab, I also tried the pie this time which was wonderful! Such a find with this place and you'd be a...More

Thank CassDavies
Reviewed 24 October 2016

A beautiful old rustic cafe with roaring fires and attentive staff who know can tell you about the intriguing history. Very unique place. Lovely scones!

Thank Sabrina W
Reviewed 18 October 2016

This is right next to the abbey and battlefield and whilst visiting a village enriched with history, it seemed a crime not to eat here. We had a lovely late lunch, Scrumpets:- Crumpets with bacon and cheese on, the only problem is they were so...More

1  Thank TheBrandts
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
USD 5 - USD 7
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
09:00 - 17:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 High Street, Battle TN33 0AE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Battle
  • Phone Number: +44 1424 775716
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