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The Black Jug

) #17 of 129 Restaurants in Horsham $$ - $$$ , British,
31 North Street, Horsham RH12 1RJ, England
+44 1403 253526
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good35%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“steak burger” (6 reviews)
“fish cakes” (5 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 23:00All hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
31 North Street, Horsham RH12 1RJ, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were away for a family members wedding and wanted to go somewhere local to the hotel for tea. With my mum who is gluten free, myself allergic to dairy and my dad being a vegetarian, it can be difficult sometimes. The black jug had...More

Thank Lou1612
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ate here recently with 4 friends. Atmosphere pleasant and staff were friendly but the food has really gone downhill compared to a few years ago. Portions were small and the 4 tiny jersey royals were definitely cooked earlier and re-heated. Another meal was served with...More

1  Thank planetjanet999
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Food was excellent well priced atmosphere was superb all staff were friendly and couldn't do enough for you easily reached by train or bus and close to the main town centre

1  Thank Andrea N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Having tried to eat here several times (it is very busy on Friday/Sats) we finally managed to get a table at 5pm on a Sunday - it was empty and did not really start filling up until 6ish. The food was excellent - great Sunday...More

1  Thank BusybeeSussex
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It does get busy and Friday and Saturday evenings get quite loud, too many people talking at the same time, the conservatory for eating is a bit more peaceful but one can not always be seated there, staff are friendly and waiting for food is...More

1  Thank Nebcop
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Having recently moved to the area from quite far away I was looking forward to trying all the new pins and bars. The black jug is now my new local and am so pleased. Always a warm welcome and the food is always amazing and...More

1  Thank Andy E
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We came In for a Sunday roast, the staff were very attentive as soon as we arrived, service was excellent, food was delicious too! Best roast in Horsham! Couldn't fault this pub if I tried! Keep up the good work guys!

1  Thank josh90987
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

I must admit we hadn't eaten in Black Jug for a while as food was just too inconsistent, though continued to use the (great) pub for drinks. Had a Sunday afternoon food: roast beef and burger. Very glad we did, Both were very nice but...More

1  Thank JoEd2005
Reviewed 6 May 2017

Been here a few times lately and overall a pretty good pub. Experience this lunchtime was not great. Very slow service and some of the main courses were not to their usual standard. Worst thing was that the drinks for the rear restaurant just sit...More

2  Thank Mark C
Reviewed 4 May 2017

Excellent service,good food,pleasant staff and ambience.close to train station and short walk to town centre. I'm

1  Thank Jayne B
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Do you serve lunch or only dinner?
23 November 2016|
Response from Alastair C |
Hello Mr Grant, We serve food from 12pm until 10pm everyday, except Sundays, which is until 9.30pm. I would advise calling up to book as it can get rather busy. All the best Ally Craig
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:30
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 31 North Street, Horsham RH12 1RJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Sussex  >  Horsham
  • Phone Number: +44 1403 253526
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