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The General Havelock

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This is our second visit to the pub and once again it’s just a wow, the roast dinners are Home... read more

Reviewed 16 September 2018
via mobile
Good on tap Cider

The bar staff here are friendly and helpful but could know more about their ciders as couldn’t... read more

Reviewed 17 May 2018
Hastings, United Kingdom
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  • Very good15%
  • Average15%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible7%
16 Sep 2018
“Brilliant ”
17 May 2018
“Good on tap Cider”
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27 Havelock Road, Hastings TN34 1BP, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Over the last couple of years this pub has been a great choice to drink and eat in. I hadn't visited it for about ten weeks, but as some friends from Brighton were over we went in there for a drink on the way to...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

This is our second visit to the pub and once again it’s just a wow, the roast dinners are Home cooked and taste wonderful, very filling and lots on your plate. The staff are so friendly and welcoming to this little pub. Highly recommend to...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Nutgriff
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

Nothing to rave about. It’s rather fatty inside and tables were a bit sticky but we did go on a busy day. Menu was ok but quite a few items were not available. Limited choice of things on tap. Staff not over helpful or very...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank streakey
Reviewed 17 May 2018 via mobile

The bar staff here are friendly and helpful but could know more about their ciders as couldn’t recommend which one to have as ‘didn’t drink cider’ A nice traditional pub though with good decoration instead of the chain pubs and also no tv which was...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank badmintontim
Reviewed 17 March 2018

good mix of punters, some dodgy and some tourists, usual stuff. Music on a saturday night offered by Alan the dj. Playing some proper choons, house and funk mainly. All in the best setting you could ask for. Try Yates next door first and you...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank mukkker
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Had a few beers with friends at the outside pavement patio area and can highly recommend the Timothy Taylor's Landlord bitter and the Symonds Cider. We had just eaten so could not partake of their Sunday roast which looked amazing and great value - with...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Ian W
Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

I am a sucker for old Victorian pubs and this is one of the best. Friendly staff, the girl behind the bar was doing everything but with a smile. Food was excellent pub fare and beer and wine prices cheap for city centre pubs. Why...More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank Jon B
Reviewed 17 April 2016 via mobile

We needed somewhere to brunch and the GH appeared on hand. Nice vibe inside, airy but still with real pub authenticity. Sunday roasts were homemade and yummy. Meat slightly over cooked for personal tastes but for the price I ain't complaining. Clean facilities lead to...More

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank solubleduck
Reviewed 29 September 2015

There are a lot of pubs in Hastings but this one has lots of character with a nautical theme and has a great feel. Gav, the owner was friendly and informative about thier local brews. Do yourself a favour if you are in town and...More

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank MickeyMouse955
Reviewed 1 September 2015 via mobile

Having just wandered in whilst out tor a stroll on Saturday evening it was refreshing to be welcomed by staff and locals alike. Very warm atmosphere. Bar staff were particularly candid about their own view of awaiting pubs and a regular local maintained the theme....More

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank Tricia R
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