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The Griffin Inn - Pub in Sussex

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Fletching, Uckfield, TN22 3SS, Sussex
England, United Kingdom

Nigel & James Pullan
+44 (0)1825 722890(landline)

Cosy log-fired community-led inn with views of the South Downs. Go for seasonal food, cricket and spit-roast BBQs in summer. One of the best

A proper inn, one of the best, a community local that draws a well-heeled and devoted crowd. The occasional touch of scruffiness makes it almost perfect; fancy designers need not apply. The Pullan family run it with huge passion. You get cosy open fires, 400-year-old beams, oak panelling, settles, red carpets, prints on the walls... it's aged well. There's a lively bar, a small club room for racing on Saturdays and two cricket teams play in summer. Smart menus based on the finest seasonal produce include fresh fish from Rye and Fletching lamb; both food and beers are as local as can be. There's a wood oven on the terrace and, on summer Sundays, a spit-roast barbecue – accompanied by ten-mile views stretching across Sheffield Park to the South Downs.

Wheelchair access
Wheelchair access to some public rooms and to wc's.
Handpumped ales
Pub serves four or more handpumped ales.
Children welcome
Children of all ages welcome in some public rooms (highchairs not necessarily available).
Wireless internet access available in the bar.
Dogs welcome
Dogs welcome in some public rooms.
Vegetarian meals
Good vegetarian options on the menu.
Wine list
Pub serves eight or more wines by the glass.

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Bar meals from £11. Dinner, 3 courses, £30-£40. Not 1st Jan eve.


Open all day.


Fletching, Uckfield, TN22 3SS, Sussex


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