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The White Horse Pub

16 West Street, Ditchling, England
+44 1273 842006
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good33%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“scampi” (3 reviews)
“pulled pork” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
16 West Street, Ditchling, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Nice old pub, Food was good, just a little slow in coming, but worth waiting for. been pass this place many times decided to stop this time to try it out very pleased.

Thank pagex37
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped here when walking on the South Downs. The pub was recommended to us - lovely friendly service, a nice pub lunch.

Thank LeilaS84
Reviewed 28 August 2017

Had Sunday Lunch for 4 the beef was so tough it was not edible, when I complained the Manager said she would tell the Chef. At £16 for the worst roast beef I have ever had, deep fried potatoes posing as roast, and soggy over...More

Thank Alex S
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Although we were warned about having to wait for lunch, we didn't expect it to be quite so long (at least an hour and a half). When the food eventually appeared the order was incorrect (had asked for a main course portion and got a...More

Thank LizzyJane2013
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

A lovely countryside pub with excellent food and drink. Lunch is reasonably priced at around ten pounds and dinner is also on offer. Friendly staff and an excellent atmosphere!

Thank Ben R
Reviewed 24 July 2017

Lovely garden area. Great beer, excellent food. Prompt, attentive service from a young and friendly staff. Best chips ever - double-fried, sea-salt, yummy !

Thank BongyBrighton
Reviewed 4 July 2017

Very friendly staff, food was good, great local pub, had lunch after workshop. Provided very good facilities and very attentive to our needs.

Thank stephanie w
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

Chose the pub on recommendation - for a friends and family get together after my mothers funeral at Clayton. I had only booked for 20 and significantly increased numbers only an hour before arrival. Room was just right - private with easy access to the...More

Thank CeciliaS64
Reviewed 14 May 2017

This pub is quite ordinary not upmarket. There were a lot of locals just having a drink. The food was reasonable and well presented. We were disappointed with the room we booked because it was so small no furniture other than a bed. No chair...More

Thank Barbara T
Reviewed 1 May 2017

We had been a few times before to this pub and indeed enjoyed the good food and friendly staff. But when we turned up, with prior notice, with a group, we realized that it was really deficient in organisation. Between ordering and receiving our main...More

Thank MIchael B
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Questions & Answers
12 April 2017|
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Response from sandim203 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, Sorry, I really don't know the answer to that - email the pub or call - the owner's name is John and I'm sure he will be helpful.
Julie O
24 October 2016|
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Response from skyforks | Reviewed this property |
17 January 2016|
Response from Alison W | Reviewed this property |
You're better off contacting them direct as probably depends on staffing levels & how busy they are- they were quite accommodating for us but if I recall it wasn't a Saturday
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 West Street, Ditchling, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Ditchling
  • Phone Number: +44 1273 842006
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