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The Buxted Inn

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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Food and ambience

Local cuisine, Bar, European, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly

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About
Our restaurant serves fresh British food using locally sourced ingredients, the menu changes on a monthly basis. Everything is made in house under the supervision of Executive Chef David Kirby, one of the very best chefs in the county. We boast a 100+ wine list that has been carefully selected to ensure there is something for everybody. Starting from £18 per bottle the list also shows off some of the very best vintage Champagnes, old Ports and stunning wines from around the world. It is a beautiful setting for a romantic meal for two or a family get together.
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
CUISINES
Bar, European, British, Pub
FEATURES
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
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All reviews scallops steak fish and chips sea bass bread pudding stayed here monday night lovely meal pub restaurant front of house high standard booked a table warm welcome jason shower rooms
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stumbled upon this fabulous pub/restaurant on Sunday on our way to The Buxted park hotel. We ordered the 2 course menu and oh my goodness the food was outstanding! 10 out of 10, we both had the roast beef & would highly recommend a...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Joanne A
Nick B, Owner at The Buxted Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Mr & Mrs O'Keefe, Thank-you for telling people about your experience, I am delighted you enjoyed it! We hope to see you back again when you are next in the area. Regards Nick

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have just returned form having the most wonderful meal. The food was fresh & cooked to perfection. Fantastic service too. It is such a pleasure to come across a restaurant that obviously cares about great food & service.

Date of visit: February 2019
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Nick B, Owner at The Buxted Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi, Thanks for taking the time to write a review, I am delighted you enjoyed your meal and appreciate the hard work the whole team put in to ensure the quality of your experience. Hopefully we will see you back soon. Nick

Reviewed 8 January 2019

I enjoyed my overnight stay in this clean friendly hotel. Breakfast was good. However beware the address given by this Inn as being on “High Street, Uckfield” is untrue. It’s not in Uckfield, it’s three and half miles away from Uckfield in the village of...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Bombaypotatoe
Nick B, Owner at The Buxted Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi, Thank-you for taking the time to review and I am glad you enjoyed your stay with us. In terms of the address this is definitely not meant to be misleading and I am sorry if you were mislead by it. We list our address...More

Reviewed 3 December 2018

We had 3 rooms for 1 night and a table for 17 in the restaurant. My wife organised everything with Nick the proprietor and he could not have been more helpful. The rooms are modern and very clean, not huge but perfectly fine for an...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Philip H
Nick B, Owner at The Buxted Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 5 December 2018

Hi Phillip, Thank you for the recommendation and kind words. I’m delighted you enjoyed your stay and dinner. Hopefully we will see you back when your are next in the area. Regards Nick

Reviewed 28 November 2018 via mobile

Us Buxted residents are so very lucky to have such an excellent restaurant in the village. Dinner yesterday was up to its usual high standardMore

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank higgled
Nick B, Owner at The Buxted Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 29 November 2018

Hi, Thanks for taking the time to reveiw and I’m glad you think of us as an ‘excellent restaurant’. Next time you are in you will have to let us know what we can do to get your rating up to 5 star, and we...More

Reviewed 22 November 2018 via mobile

Fantastic staff very welcoming , beautiful surroundings and amazing food along with great wine ! The perfect getaway! Thank you again

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Travel10040728657
Nick B, Owner at The Buxted Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 23 November 2018

Hi, Thank-you for taking the time to review. I am delighted you enjoyed everything about your stay and we provided the perfect getaway! Hopefully we will see you back next time you need to get away Regards Nick

Reviewed 21 November 2018

This is the second time that I've stayed here - the welcome is always friendly and a huge 'Thank You' especially to Anna for looking after a 'single woman traveller' and understanding my tired-ness after a very long drive. Lovely comfy room, very good amenities...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Viv G
Nick B, Owner at The Buxted Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 22 November 2018

Hi Viv, Thanks for the review, and I am delighted you enjoyed your stay again. We are all looking forward to welcoming you back next time! Thanks Nick

Reviewed 19 November 2018 via mobile

We wanted to leave London for the weekend and have been recommended to visit this little inn. First of all the location is really good only a couple of minutes walking from the Buxted train station. Then you can be in 5 min from the...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Dylan D
Nick B, Owner at The Buxted Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 21 November 2018

Hi Dylan, Thanks for taking the time to reveiw, and I’m glad you enjoyed your time with us. Hopefully we will see you soon. Nick

Reviewed 19 November 2018 via mobile

It’s always been a good stop for staying and eating in Sussex but the atmosphere, cooking and general service has improved under new ownership .Modern decor , impeccably clean and the chance to mix with a few locals at the tiny bar make this an...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank pemzadit
Nick B, Owner at The Buxted Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 21 November 2018

Hi, Thank-you for the reveiw, I am delighted you have felt the team have made improvements, it shows the hard work and dedication to excellence is paying off. Looks like we will still have some work to do to get your stay up to that...More

Reviewed 9 November 2018

....who ever thought of the idea was a genius!! Ate here in the summer for the second time and it was definitely an improvement from the first. The crispy cockles were the jewel of my meal - although my family kept stealing them from me!...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank kelembee
Nick B, Owner at The Buxted Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 14 November 2018

Hi, Thank-you for the review and I’m very happy you enjoyed your meal! Hopefully we will see you back soon and we will attempt to push it up to a 5 star experience! Thanks Nick

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Julie B
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Response from Dudley M | Reviewed this property |
Hi, Sorry don`t know but very friendly manager so, if you ask, they might produce something appealing.
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Response from Tony Z | Reviewed this property |
New owner is Nick Bolton (Feb 2018) - hope diners experience less aftermath than we did last year! Check out Uckfield News.
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Response from Tracey R | Reviewed this property |
Not really in there car park but you can park across the road
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