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Eight Bells At Bolney Ltd

$$ - $$$, British,
The Street | Haywards Heath, Bolney RH17 5QW, England
+44 1444 881396
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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7:30 am - 11:00 pmAll hours
Bar, British, Contemporary, Pub, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
The Street | Haywards Heath, Bolney RH17 5QW, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We held a wake for my late father here. From the minute we made arrangements we were treated as family, with kindness and understanding. The service at the wake was excellent and food and drinks were constantly being topped up. The food was of a...More

Thank June B
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Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

We ate here for the first time today and although the pub was very busy, the level of service was first class. We were warned that there would be a wait for food because so many people had been seated for lunch. As it happens...More

1  Thank Steve B
casinocook, Owner at Eight Bells At Bolney Ltd, responded to this reviewResponded 18 March 2017

Hi There, Thank you so so much for your lovely review & your patience! we look forward to seeing you again!

Reviewed 1 week ago

A group of ten of us booked for lunch yesterday during an all day hike. The restaurant had another large booking for a group of MG Car enthusiasts so we thought we were in for a long wait. However, the Pub had organised extra staff...More

Thank Margaret B
casinocook, Owner at Eight Bells At Bolney Ltd, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi There, Thank you So much for your lovely review! ! hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 1 week ago

Made a detour off the M23 , as their website said all day food , as do their signs closer to it , park up , go in .....are you doing food ?? , no sorry we only do it on Fri, Sat , Sun...More

1  Thank deweypeters1
casinocook, Owner at Eight Bells At Bolney Ltd, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi deweypeters1 and thank you very much for your comments - we really do welcome all feedback. I'm so sorry that you were unable to eat when you wanted to. By way of explanation, this week - and this week only - we were not...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a two night stay, bed breakfast and evening meal.We cannot find any faults or problems with the room,the food or the staff.Vicky was particularly helpful with an old couple of mid 80s and this applied to all the staff. Thank you for a...More

Thank geoffcb2017
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had such a super meal . Service was so welcoming , food and wine very good quality. Micki and her daughter were friendly and could not do enough for our group of diners . Can't wait to come back with our doggies and enjoy...More

Thank Nicci H
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Oh dear, not sure I get the good reviews on the site. Booked for 7 on a Saturday lunch for a birthday lunch for my elderly mother and waited about 50 mins from order for burgers, a salad, basic items. Prior to this had gone...More

Thank miken3979
casinocook, Owner at Eight Bells At Bolney Ltd, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2017

Hello there, Thanks for your review, I am sorry to hear you were disapointed with your visit, I can only apologise and look into this further and address the matters above kind regards Michaela

Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Night before a gatwick flught we stopped over here. Really really enjoyed the stop nice food and ale/wine. A proper pie, not casarole with pie top. Great staff made you feel veey welcome. If i had one issue its get a lick of paint and...More

Thank RobinWalsby
casinocook, Owner at Eight Bells At Bolney Ltd, responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2017

Hey there, Thanks so much for your kind review! its always lovely to get great feedback and I agree the strimmer needs to come out!!! hope to see you again .. have a fab holiday!! Michaela and Team

Reviewed 4 August 2017

We visited for lunch today and couldn't have been made to feel more welcome. Food was great - we even got a free sample of a new dish on the menu! Maybe a few more vegan choices - or how some of the vegetarian dishes...More

Thank janice_herrington
casinocook, Owner at Eight Bells At Bolney Ltd, responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2017

Hi there, Thank you so much for taking the time to write a lovely review! we hope that you will check out our new menu which go's live on Thursday lots of veggie options.. hope you like it and will revisit!! look forward to seeing...More

Reviewed 31 July 2017

Good, homely food, a good menu selection, including a wide selection of different burgers. There was a separate vegetarian menu too. Attentive service, well presented food which soon arrived. Yummy chocolate brownie dessert.

Thank Stephie S
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28 June 2015|
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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, 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
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
7:30 am - 10:00 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: The Street | Haywards Heath, Bolney RH17 5QW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Sussex  >  Bolney
  • Phone Number: +44 1444 881396
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Family And Doggie Friendly Good old Traditional English Pub in the heart of Sussex with a Warm Welcome and a smile! Home cooked food and good old fashioned Traditional Pub Fayre
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