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The Welcome

55 Sedlescombe Road North | Hastings, St Leonards-on-Sea, Hastings TN37 7DA, England
+44 1424 233334
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good11%
  • Average5%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“pudding” (2 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
55 Sedlescombe Road North | Hastings, St Leonards-on-Sea, Hastings TN37 7DA, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We’ve been meaning to give The Welcome a try for a while since it had been revamped and so glad we did, I phoned ahead to book a table and glad we did as when we arrived the staff were advising others arriving that the...More

Thank 86jammin
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Large car park at the rear. Good welcome. when you enter sets the tone for an enjoyable meal. Extensive choice on the menu and the specials board. The staff are all on the ball without being over the top.

Thank BlueGB
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I recently visited The Welcome for a birthday meal for 9 people. The bar stuff were lovely and very accommoding (in particular jemma and I believe it was Kirsty working). Our table had been decorated for my sisters birthday which was a nice touch. Our...More

Thank Josie B
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

We visited here on the 19th August for a christening, the venue it's self was fine, the food was ok but only for ADULTS when asked if they could make a single plain ham sandwich for a child they refused but said we could buy...More

Thank davidmichael1993
Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

Had my husband's 50th birthday meal here, they let us decorate it and the staff were so nice. They even had little cutlery for our granddaughter, the food was lovely and a good price. Thank you for a great evening

Thank JulieHerneBay
Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

Was a regular visitor to The Welcome since it’s reopening and always found the staff to be very friendly and welcoming. The quirky interior also added to its pleasant atmosphere. However, after a really awful meal there a while back we decided to give it...More

Thank Hats112
Reviewed 24 July 2018

I have been in here on numerous occasions since the refurbishment, and kept hoping that I would at some point get a vaguely decent meal, or friendly service. It's my nearest place to eat. It ticks all the boxes in as much as great quirky...More

Thank Robee1066
Reviewed 23 July 2018

The home made tartare sauce was so over powering with taste of gherkin which looked like a green sludge, the scampi was a little over done which could be overcome with an edible sauce. Even worse the salad which hasn’t been seen since the 70’s...More

Thank Jack B
Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile

I wish we took pictures! The food presentation was incredible and the taste was to match. I had the Welcome Burger with a fried egg and my wife had the halloumi burger, we had a side of halloumi fingers and the lemon Meringue cheesecake for...More

1  Thank ahallen88
Reviewed 18 June 2018

this is a big pub pub offering a large range of food and drink very resonable prices and friendly staff and they do good music events too

Thank rosebuds1258
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26 September 2017|
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Response from prestedge7 | Reviewed this property |
Yes absolutely. one of a handful of places in hastings that still allow dogs
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$18
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Buffet, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 55 Sedlescombe Road North | Hastings, St Leonards-on-Sea, Hastings TN37 7DA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Hastings  >  St Leonards-on-Sea
  • Phone Number: +44 1424 233334
  • E-mail
The Welcome is proud to be your local. A family run brasserie style pub that welcomes the local community and visitors alike. A relaxed environment with indoor and cosy downstairs seating areas as well as a beer garden for the warmer summer months. Come to The Welcome to enjoy great food, drink, music, games and company!
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