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Eight Bells At Bolney

$$ - $$$, British,
Bolney Place The Street | Haywards Heath, Bolney RH17 5QW, England
+44 1444 881396
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good20%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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Open Now
7:30 am - 11:00 pm Hours
Bar, British, Contemporary, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Bolney Place The Street | Haywards Heath, Bolney RH17 5QW, England
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
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1. Amazing Service ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
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2. Lovely Country Pub
"The do a superb Burger, Chips & the trimmings + a pint for only £10."
Kenneth P
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3. Consistently excellent
"The best roast dinner out of your own home too!"
Sue M
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1 - 10 of 301 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was our first stay at the 8 Bells and it certainly won't be our last. All previous reviews of the 8 Bells are spot on with regards to hospitality, food and comfort of the accommodation. Check in wasn't due until 2pm and I had...More

1  Thank Pj S
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 19 March 2018

This really is a fantastic Sussex Pub. I could go on and on about what a great night my family and I had here, but I fear that could become a long review! Happy to summarise, brilliant food, fantastic service and wonderfully priced. It’s everything...More

2  Thank David C
casinocook, Manager at Eight Bells At Bolney, responded to this reviewResponded 10 April 2018

Thank you so much for your lovely review! we hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited this restaurant on the strength of previous reviews for a Sunday lunch. Ordered a prawn cocktail which when it arrived was presented in a very small dish consisting of tiny shrimp very little lettuce and almost no dressing for £ 7:50 each The main...More

1  Thank parrilla29310
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Firstly, apologies to the Bolney Stage - I’m new to this app and accidentally gave them the terrible review which was meant for the Eight Bells. I’m sure the Bolney Stage is excellent. The Eight Bells failed miserably. We pre-booked lunch planning a nice family...More

3  Thank Amin D
Reviewed 11 September 2018 via mobile

My 90 year old mum lives in HH and when I visit her from Hampshire we like to have a meal . Finding tasty food with parking is a challenge so I try to find a local pub with accessibility. I saw reviews for the...More

1  Thank JanC377
Reviewed 7 September 2018

Not been here before and only chose it by chance. We just popped in for a quick lunch so only had a main meal each, of "Double" Cheese & Bacon Burger and Lasagna. This is a nice little pub and not too busy either. The...More

Thank John C
Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

Had a wonderful lunch, plenty to choose from and very quick service. Everyone was very polite and helpful. Will definitely go back again and again

Thank susan B
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

We stayed just down the road from this little gem. I asked Siri to recommend a local pub restaurant and this was her reply. We were so pleased with the recommendation the food was amazing. If you like burgers then give it a visit! My...More

Thank Nobbycharlie
Reviewed 14 August 2018

Visited with a group of 8 for a birthday celebration. Food was plentiful and tasty and waitress was very attentive ensuring that we all had an excellent evening

Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

Absolutely brilliant the room was clean and comfortable and the food was excellent and the staff was very helpful and pleasant would highly recommend

Thank Claire B
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29 April 2018|
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Response from hec2rhinchliffedavid | Reviewed this property |
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Response from Michaela S | Property representative |
Hello there, The Eight Bells was taken over on the 23rd of September 2016, Hopefully we can make things clearer.. regards
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 24 - USD 24
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Television, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
7:30 am - 11:00 pm
7:30 am - 11:00 pm
7:30 am - 11:00 pm
7:30 am - 11:00 pm
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bolney Place The Street | Haywards Heath, Bolney RH17 5QW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Sussex  >  Bolney
  • Phone Number: +44 1444 881396
  • E-mail
Family And Doggie Friendly Good old Traditional English Pub in the heart of Sussex with a Warm Welcome and a smile! From a Full English Breakfast from 7.30 am every morning to Home cooked, locally sourced good old fashioned Traditional Pub Food, we have a toilet and water stop for cyclists and walkers..
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