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The Royal Oak Whatlington

$$ - $$$, British,
Woodman's Green Vinehall Str | Whatlington, Battle TN33 0NJ, England
+44 1424 870492
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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“greek meze” (32 reviews)
“baklava” (6 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, International, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Woodman's Green Vinehall Str | Whatlington, Battle TN33 0NJ, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a Sunday lunch very small slither of meat in not a big water but I went home hungry larger portions would be lovely but until I hear otherwise we will give Sunday lunches a miss staff and pub lovely

Thank Sara Dale W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Joined a group of friends for a drink on Friday night, great atmosphere as usual and such lovely staff. Would definitely recommend to anyone who visits the area - food is great too as have eaten here several times before.

Thank Nik-nik55
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Wanted to try their Greek meze for ages and was not disappointed, everything tasted lovely and was well presented the staff were friendly and thoughtful. Why the 4 stars then, our reserved table was in the bar area, this was fine but it was quite...More

Thank clareeking21
Reviewed 14 October 2017

We have driven past this pub for the last year and not yet been in, so last night we decided to give it a try. So glad we did, lovely atmosphere, great service and excellent food, great value for money (So many pubs round this...More

Thank Keren321
Reviewed 11 October 2017

Popped in here while in the area, with our two children. Everyone was very welcoming and attentive, there's a nice feel to the place. The Greek style food was truly brilliant - grilled halloumi, tiger prawns and aubergine bake, plus the kids had pizza, with...More

Thank snowbadger7
Reviewed 7 October 2017

We visited this restaurant foe a family meal to celebrate a birthday. The fire was burning when we arrived and a warm and friendly set of staff looked after us. We had several different main courses and they were all delicious and well presented. The...More

Thank Terrie1955
Reviewed 6 October 2017

We often visit the Royal Oak for lunch. The menu has a principally Greek theme but they also do traditional English pub food such as fish and chips and some wonderful burgers. There is always a nice selection of desserts to finish your meal with....More

Thank WarrenH26
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

First time we've tried the Greek Meze at the Royal Oak. The food is excellent and just keeps coming! Had a lovely meal with friends would highly recommend.

Thank Steve F
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

Decided to have a Greek night following recent wedding in Santorini. The Royal Oak on a Saturday night do a 16 course Meze, really nice but beware there is lots of food ! You need to be hungry when you get there, because you won't...More

Thank Ian B
Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

I visited here on a Thursday evening with my husband. First time visiting this pub, what a pleasant surprise . The pub itself is a traditional English pub with lots of different areas and a beautiful garden. From the moment we arrived we were treated...More

Thank Katie F
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Yes the Royal Oak is dog friendly
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$13
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Woodman's Green Vinehall Str | Whatlington, Battle TN33 0NJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Battle
  • Phone Number: +44 1424 870492
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Charming and full of character 15th Century Inn, dating back to 1490. Situated at the heart of the village of Whatlington, on the A21, just a few minutes outside Battle and the seaside town of Hastings. With a wealth of original features including the large inglenook fireplace, the 80ft indoor well, quirky oldie-worldly interior and private large beer garden, The Royal Oak is the perfect place to meet up with friends and family. With a passion for good food, specialising in Greek cuisine and many popular international dishes, the Royal Oak offers a great venue for a quiet meal, family day out or a special event, in its stunning Function Room. Children are welcome and can be entertained at the indoor and outdoor play areas.
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