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The Cat Inn

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Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

Long country walk followed by lunch at the Cat. Decent selection on the main menu and a good specials board. Good wine list and selection of ales at the bar. I ordered a burger which was nicely produced and very tasty. Prices are as you'd expect for a pub/inn in that kind of location. Not cheap, but not extortionate. Meal...

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Thank Iain S
West Sussex
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had a fantastic meal here over Christmas. The steak, ale and mushroom pie was heavenly and the strong green veg and mash finished it perfectly. My party also had fish and chips and mushroom tart and I could have eaten any of theirs. The service was excellent.

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Thank Debra R
Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great meal here tonight after seeing good reviews online. A vegetarian starter of beetroot and quinoa salad was excellent, really fresh and lots of flavourful ingredients. For mains, the lamb rump with pearl barley and salt baked celeriac was again full of flavour and well cooked and my partner enjoyed her rib eye steak with peppercorn sauce....

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Thank PaulRoberts89
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Sadly The Cat Inn did not live up to its reputation for any of us when we visited. It was surprisingly quiet in The Cat not busy at all which was surprising so close to Christmas. The starter was beautifully presented & absolutely delicious. Our mains however were disappointing so we quietly and politely advised the Asst Manager and our...

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Thank EmJayMoo66
Brighton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had dinner for 4 at The Cat, As always village country pub atmosphere excellent. Service both at the bar and at the table exemplary. Reserved the Galley both situated by the bar which gives you a great pub atmosphere. Gastro pub food served promptly to usual high standard. Great choice of local tap beer and extensive wine list. Local wines...

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Thank Stuart169
Sutton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited for dinner after an evening walk at Wakehurst Place and loved every single minute. Although a small cramped bar, which was full of locals, the welcome was really friendly and we were quickly shown to our table. The menu is packed with seasonal delights - when we visited there were lots of dishes featuring pigeon and blackberries, so...

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Thank PRFluffy
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went with GF for lunch on her birthday. Fantastic place. Unfussy, great food and staff. It was a bit of a punt but ended up being a very good one. Not cheap but not mad prices. Either way we had a fabulous time. I recommend this one as apparently a lot of other people do!

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Thank magictigger
Chichester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Well what can one say? We have visited many places recently and always have our own expectations! Most times with have left feeling that was Ok. sometimes feeling disappointed! Now the Cat Inn, WOW, on arrival greeted by lovely people, great pud atmosphere, log fire, and full of local people, that alone makes a statement! We expected a normal pub...

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Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

We spent a lovely, relaxing weekend at The Cat. It's set in a pretty, quiet village with great forests and fields surrounding it, not to mention the picturesque old church opposite. Our room was delightful with a nice view over the church and quiet street below. The bed was extremely comfortable and the rainforest shower and Bramley toiletries were lovely....

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Thank lesweez
Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

Having been a regular camper nearby we always use this pub for our afternoon/evening drink. It's my birthday this week so decided to book a night away. The room was beautiful, light but cosy with everything there. The products in the bathroom were amazing so will be buying them online. We had dinner booked which we enjoyed and carried it...

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included

Additional Information about The Cat Inn

Address: Queen's Square North Lane, West Hoathly RH19 4PP, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > West Sussex > West Hoathly
Price Range: RM673 - RM793 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
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“Only four rooms available so book early, check their website we booked 2 and 4 both lovely.”
 of 5 bubbles parhammkp, 18 Dec 2016 | Read review
“We didn't stay overnight, just had dinner.”
 of 5 bubbles carolhH4622CL, 1 Aug 2016 | Read review
“room 2 has a good bed and views”
 of 5 bubbles davemwells, 29 May 2016 | Read review
“Don't know the rooms, but the restaurant was great”
 of 5 bubbles lawriea2013, 24 May 2016 | Read review
“Sorry, didn't stay - just went for an evening meal”
 of 5 bubbles VirginAgent, 15 Apr 2016 | Read review
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