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The Best Pubs of Sussex

Find the Best Pubs in East and West Sussex. An independent selection of the best Pubs which we have researched and photographed. Inspiring Discovery.

The Standard Inn, Rye

The Standard Inn, Rye is situated in the heart of the citadel. The pub has been recently restored to its 15th ce... Read more

Globe Inn Marsh, Rye

A stones throw from the coast and a short stroll from Rye's town centre is the eclectic Globe Inn Marsh. A fanta... Read more

The Bat and Ball

The Bat and Ball is a beautifully refurbished country pub nestled in rural Sussex. This wonderful establishment ... Read more

The Star Inn, Waldron

The Star Inn is a friendly pub with bags of character. Heavy beams, knotty wood floors and great open fireplaces... Read more

The Fox Goes Free, Charlton

The Fox Goes Free is an alluring country pub in the quaint village of Charlton, West Sussex. The pub is 400 year... Read more

The Ship, Rye

The Ship Inn is situated in the centre of Rye, at the bottom of the infamous Mermaid Street. Built in 1592 and o... Read more

The Three Crowns Inn, Wisborough Green

The Three Crowns in Wisborough Green is a quaint village Pub, with comfortable furniture and great food. The ing... Read more

The George at Burpham

'By the locals, for the locals, of the locals – & a very warm welcome to everyone!’ The George at Burpham is... Read more

Corner House, Worthing

The Corner House is a stylish and welcoming pub owned by brothers Tim and Matt Taylor. Cosy and vintage, the Cor... Read more

The Shepherd and Dog, Fulking

A charismatic pub in a tranquil location. The Shepherd and Dog is a haven of real ale and hearty food. Dating ba... Read more

Farm @ Friday St, Eastbourne

Farm @ Friday Street is a large open pub and restaurant on the outskirts of Eastbourne. Run by Whiting & Hammond... Read more

The Kings Arms, Rotherfield

The Kings Arms has a fine country-pub feel and is located in the quaint village of Rotherfield. Fires roar throu... Read more

The Gardeners Arms

Some of Sussex's finest gardens and days out are to be enjoyed near to The Gardeners Arms. Their seasonal menu, ... Read more

The White Hart, Netherfield

The White Hart in Netherfield provides quality pub food in a relaxing environment. The pub is a family run free-... Read more

Duke of Cumberland Arms, Henley

Nestling on the side of a steep hill in Henley near Fernhurst, is the picturesque Duke of Cumberland Arms. It da... Read more

The Crab and Lobster, Sidlesham

The Crab and Lobster in Sidlesham, close to Pagham harbour, is a great spot for a short break by the sea. This r... Read more

The Lamb Inn, Wartling

The Lamb Inn in Wartling, between Eastbourne and Bexhill, is a traditional country pub with bedrooms. Low beams ... Read more

The Farm Tavern, Brighton & Hove

The Farm Tavern is an intimate, friendly, quirky and recently refurbished pub in Hove. This Cask Marque accredit... Read more

The Chimney House, Brighton

The Chimney House is a traditional pub in the heart of Brighton next to the Seven Dials. Ingredients are sourced... Read more

The Blacksmiths, Donnington

The Blacksmiths is an award-winning pub in Donnington near Chichester. With its cosy wood fires, extensive garde... Read more

Halfway Bridge, Lodsworth

The Halfway Bridge is a charming 17th century coaching inn in the lovely village of Lodsworth. It’s brimming w... Read more

The Ginger Pig, Hove

The Ginger Pig in Hove, part of the Gingerman Restaurants Group, is a welcoming, contemporary pub with a large d... Read more

The George and the Dragon, Shipley

The George and Dragon is a small pub located in the idyllic village of Shipley. The pub prides itself on their s... Read more

Ypres Castle Inn, Rye

The Ypres Castle Inn in Rye, is reached via the 1697 Gun Garden steps and has been serving locals since the 1600... Read more

The Cricketers Arms, Wisborough Green

The Cricketers Arms is set in the beautiful village of Wisborough Green and overlooks the local village cricket ... Read more

The Fox Inn, Horsham

The Fox Inn dates back to the early 16th century. The pub offers traditional pub food as well as Chinese dishes ... Read more

The Stonemasons Inn, Petworth

The Stonemasons Inn is a Tudor country pub in Petworth, West Sussex dating back to 1780. The Inn holds the Cask ... Read more

The Noah’s Ark Inn, Lurgashall

The Noah’s Ark in Lurgashall is a bewitching 16th century pub located just a stone’s throw from Blackdown Hi... Read more

The Berkeley Arms, Bosham

The Berkeley Arms is a village pub, situated in Bosham, a small village on the edge of Chichester harbour. They ... Read more

The Earl Of March, Lavant

The Earl of March is a delightful gastropub located in the village of Lavant, near Chichester in West Sussex. Gi... Read more

The Cat, West Hoathly

The Cat Inn, West Hoathly, is a 16th century free house with four bedrooms. The village is a haven for walkers, ... Read more

The Dean, Chichester

The Dean Ale & Cider house in Chichester is a pub with a warm and welcoming atmosphere. Popular with beer enthus... Read more

The Stag Inn, Balls Cross

The Stag Inn is an enticing and renowned country pub set within the charming village of Balls Cross near Petwort... Read more

The Horse Guards Inn, Tillington

The Horse Guards Inn is located in the sleepy village of Tillington in the South Downs National Park, a few mile... Read more

Butlers, Arundel

Butlers is a family run restaurant located in the heart of Arundel and has been serving delicious homemade food ... Read more

The Bridge Inn, Amberley

The Bridge Inn, Amberley is a traditional country pub and kitchen, located in the heart of the South Downs Natio... Read more

The Bull, Ditchling

The Bull in Ditchling is one of the oldest buildings in Ditchling village and has been welcoming travellers and ... Read more

The Bell Inn, Ticehurst

The Bell Inn is located in the heart of Ticehurst and has recently benefited from an extensive refurbishment, tr... Read more

The Eagle, Eastbourne

The Eagle is a big classic pub on the corner on a popular area in Eastbourne. This is a great pub with everythin... Read more

The Better Half, Hove

The Better Half in Hove is one of the oldest public houses in the area and has recently benefited from an extens... Read more

The Anchor Bleu, Bosham

The Anchor Bleu in Bosham is located on the water's edge with glorious views overlooking the boats and harbour. ... Read more

The Crown and Anchor – Dell Quay

The Crown and Anchor at Dell Quay is a waterside, 16th century pub situated at the head of the Fishbourne Channe... Read more

The Crown, Hastings

The Crown Hastings is an independent freehouse situated in the heart of Hastings Old Town between the East Hill ... Read more

The George Restaurant & Bar, Rye

The George in the heart of historic Rye combines bar, restaurant, hotel and stylish wedding venue. At the luxury... Read more

The Mermaid Inn, Restaurant & Bar, Rye

The Mermaid Inn is situated in the beautiful town of Rye, on a fantastic cobbled street full of history. The Inn... Read more

The Coach and Horses – Danehill

If you are one for good food in a traditional country setting then the Coach and Horses in Danehill is sure to f... Read more

Blackboys Inn

On the outskirts of Uckfield, Blackboys Inn is a stunning 14th Century public house with large gardens. In summe... Read more

Ancient Mariner, Hove

Hove has always been proud of its friendly, well-managed pubs and The Ancient Mariner definitely ticks a lot of ... Read more

Hobgoblin, Brighton

The Hobgoblin, also known as The Troll’s Pantry in Brighton, is a lively pub specialising in beer and organic ... Read more

The Bricklayers Arms, Midhurst

The Bricklayers Arms in Midhurst is a warm and welcoming pub situated within a historic, Grade II listed buildin... Read more

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