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Crossways

Lewes Road, Wilmington BN26 5SG, England
+44 1323 482455
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  • Excellent97%
  • Very good2%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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British, Vegetarian Friendly
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Lewes Road, Wilmington BN26 5SG, England
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1 - 10 of 69 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

With friendly welcoming hosts of 30 successful years standing, delicious suppers in a beautiful dining room, comfortable bedrooms with attention to every detail, delightful gardens and the most scrumptious, freshly-cooked breakfasts imaginable being amongst the many attributes of Crossways Hotel, this venue has true star...More

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David S, Owner at Crossways, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your glowing review of Crossways. We love welcoming our Charleston Literary Festival and Glyndebourne Opera Festival guests to Crossways. As you know it is a bit like a big house party with so many regular guests. Many Thanks David

Reviewed 24 March 2018

If you ever look for a top-quality dining experience, with the added option of staying overnight, you will certainly find it in the shape of Crossways Hotel and Restaurant. Even the welcome is warm and friendly and helps to put Guests at ease straight away....More

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David S, Owner at Crossways, responded to this reviewResponded 25 March 2018

It was a pleasure to see you and your family return for your various birthday celebrations. Thank you for your kind comment about our food and overnight stay. We look forward to welcoming you back for your next celebration. David

Reviewed 8 March 2018

Randomly returned to Crossways after a 12/15 year break, and all I can say is ‘why did we wait so long to return?’ We took adavantage of a last minute offer, due to cancellations because of the snow, and it was worth every single penny...More

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David S, Owner at Crossways, responded to this reviewResponded 9 March 2018

What a fabulous review, thank you so much. It was a fun evening for us as well. We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 12 November 2017

Lovely evening in tastefully decorated surroundings, the food, service and ambience were excellent.The next time we visit here it will be coupled with an overnight stay. Only have one regret, and thats not visiting sooner.

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David S, Owner at Crossways, responded to this reviewResponded 14 November 2017

I am so glad that you enjoyed have dinner with us at Crossways. I hope we can tempt you to stay on your next visit. David

Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

In life certain things become must do's but never seem to be done, Crossways was one of those, that is until last night and, why o why did we leave it for so long. Arrival from the main road is into the car park surrounded...More

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Reviewed 5 August 2017

What can I say that hasn't already been said already. This is simply the best in all areas. The food the service the intimate atmosphere. Took my husband for his Birthday and it was such a lovely evening worth every penny. David and Clive thank...More

Thank Jane P
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

Four of us dined here to celebrate a special birthday. It was a return visit. On each occasion we all thoroughly enjoyed our meals and in each course there's more than one dish I would relish eating. Both hosts are charming and go out of...More

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David S, Owner at Crossways, responded to this reviewResponded 15 July 2017

I'm so glad that you enjoyed dining with us at Crossways. As you know we source most of our ingredients locally and prepare seasonal dishes for our menu. I hope that you will visit us again soon. David

Reviewed 4 June 2017

Whilst this restaurant is expensive it is well worth the money. The dining room is quite small, as is the hotel itself, with only eight bedrooms. It is fairly close to Glyndebourne and therefore has a lot of clientele who frequent the Opera. The food...More

Thank BellefieldBoy
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

We visit Crossways for dinner a couple of times a year and have been for many years now. The owners are always very friendly. The food is always great, locally sourced and some is even grown on site. My personal favourite is their Seafood Pancake....More

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David S, Owner at Crossways, responded to this reviewResponded 15 May 2017

Im so glad that you enjoyed dining at Crossways once again. Yes the Seafood Pancake is our signature dish, we have been serving it for over forty years, we once took it off the menu and almost had a riot on out hands. Best Wishes...More

Reviewed 20 March 2017

We always come to Crossways for a special evening out or overnight stay. We have never been the slightest bit disappointed.

Thank grandad3003
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cwadey930
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Response from David S | Property representative |
Hello. Thank you for your enquiry, please take a look at our menu. Open for dinner from Tuesday to Saturday from 7.30pm Starters Sussex Smokie Cheesecake Mushroom Brioche Chicken Liver Parfait-Pear Chutney -Homemade... More
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Restaurant Details

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Meals
Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
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Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lewes Road, Wilmington BN26 5SG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Wilmington
  • Phone Number: +44 1323 482455
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Description
A warm welcome always awaits you from the resident proprietors Clive James and David Stott or one of their team of loyal helpers. Now in their 22 year at Crossways they continue to welcome old and new friends to their small Georgian country house Restaurant with Rooms. Crossways nestles under the Southdown's close to the Longman of Wilmington and Glyndebourne Opera House
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