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The Sussex Ox

€€ - €€€, British,
Milton Street | Near Alfriston, Milton Street BN26 5RL, England
+44 1323 870840
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good23%
  • Average19%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible12%
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“risotto” (6 reviews)
“south downs” (31 reviews)
“garden room” (8 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 23:00All hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
Milton Street | Near Alfriston, Milton Street BN26 5RL, England
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Reviewed yesterday

Had nice meal here with friends a while ago. The staff were friendly and efficient and our meals came promptly. However I ordered the fish and chips which came rather liberally sprinkled with salt on everything, which really spoilt it. My fish just tasted of...More

Thank suered2425
Reviewed 1 week ago

First time here. We popped out for a midweek lunch as we had been recommended the food. Pleasant atmosphere with a welcoming log fire but could have been warmer. My wife and I both went for the roast lamb. We had red cabbage and a...More

Thank Barnaby10
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We've been before and always been pleased. I booked a table to take our elderly mothers for lunch, it might have been better had they told us that they would be serving a brunch menu. Not what we were expecting and had quite a few...More

Thank Karen O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited on New Year’s Day, at lunchtime. It was good too see that the restaurant was open, however the menu wasn’t the one on the website. The menu served was reduced and looked to be aimed at a late breakfast crowd. Nice food however,...More

Thank Nick H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The lunch was quite nice except for the roast potatoes that were hard. The staff were very nice, and helpful. The pub itself was very cosy.

Thank anne t
Reviewed 3 December 2017

We'd heard great things about this pub. We had lunch on Saturday; a wild boar burger and a beef burger which were good, but not outstanding. We had coffee afterwards, which tasted 'muddy'. Service was good and staff were friendly - I agree with another...More

Thank Sacha C
Reviewed 1 December 2017 via mobile

Stopped here for lunch during along walk. We were seated in the dining room part of the pub rather than the old part with the bar. It was fine and dog friendly which was great but felt a bit removed and lacking in atmosphere. We...More

Thank Pipsmum999
Reviewed 24 November 2017

Went for a theme dinner meal and it was in our opinion very disappointing. Complained about the dry pudding which was supposed to be served with home made custard but came with sweetened cream. Staff offered no apology or any recompense. This is about the...More

1  Thank uran66utan
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

Visited her on a Sunday afternoon! What a lovely pub everyone friendly and welcoming! We both had a roast it's was lovely the best I've had in a longtime!! Would definitely recommend the Sussex ox and can't wait to go back and try something else...More

Thank Havefuncamping
Reviewed 1 November 2017

Really couldn't fault the meal. We had the camembert starter which came with bread/ salad and chutney, Main course we had the sausages and mash. Good size portion and very tasty. Came with a side of vegetables. The service was good and all in all...More

Thank Deefoodie
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$25
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:30
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Milton Street | Near Alfriston, Milton Street BN26 5RL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Milton Street
  • Phone Number: +44 1323 870840
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