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Royal Oak and Castle Inn

) #2 of 21 Restaurants in Pevensey €€ - €€€ , British,
Church Lane, Pevensey BN24 5LE, England
+44 1323 762371
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“roast dinner” (3 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Church Lane, Pevensey BN24 5LE, England
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A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We had roast lamb with all the trimmings and it was excellent. Followed by home-made cake and hot chocolate Yum.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Dog friendly garden with a side gate so very easy to access with your dog. Car park outside. Lunch was delicious, my son had a baguette and I had a chicken salad on flat bread. Service excellent, food arrived promptly. It started to cloud over...More

Thank Eleighs
Reviewed 1 week ago

The homemade sausages were the best I've ever had. Firm, full of flavour and quite delicious. My wife had the home made ham ( I pinched a bit), also excellent. Very friendly staff, massive garden and right next to the castle. Would recommend to all...More

Thank IdoGolf
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A friendly pub with comfortable daytime atmosphere. I very much enjoyed the Moroccan chicken and my friend had the farm sausages with chips and beans. Both perfect meals. The garden is relaxing and a great place to sit and enjoy a rest after walking around...More

1  Thank Ursula J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Took our big dog with us on a Thursday and arrived at 1.30pm. It was a gloriously hot sunny day and we found the last parking place in the little car park at the front of this pub. There are gorgeous big wooden pots of...More

1  Thank whomewhy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Been here briefly last year but went there for an early evening meal with children. Not a huge choice but nice enough food with lovely service. Clean and comfortable. No baby changing facilities in the toilets.

Thank Zoe C
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice pub, food stops being served at 8 and lacked atmosphere but nice enough. We walked in at 8 and they didn't offer to make us food even though we enquirer. Locals in there that appeared to know the owners very well. Ok, but no...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 19 June 2017

We popped into here twice in a recent trip to Pevensey. First on arrival where we had a filled baguette each which came with fries snd some salad. Lovely fresh bread and substantial filling. And s beer. After a walk in the afternoon we went...More

Thank brenron8
Reviewed 7 June 2017

It’s a super pub with nice menu, friendly staff and all you need for a lunch time stop. Oh and there is Harveys beer. Can’t fault that. Priced at the high end of Ok, but you get what you pay for.

Thank M L
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

Nice clean and simple place with attentive staff and good menu. Served by the manager himself. Food excellent and good prices. One for the list next time. Thank you.

Thank Bob B
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Questions & Answers
20 April 2017|
Response from Debby F | Property representative |
Yes, we have 3 starters that are vegan, plus 1 main dish which is a Vegetable Tagine (homemade). I also have a falafel and spinach burger that can be served in a free from toasted bun instead of our usual brioche bun.
17 September 2016|
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Response from Debby F | Property representative |
Yes we are, inside and outside
Susan B
10 March 2015|
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Response from Marc-Hayley F |
There is a large car park at the castle which is pay and display, £2 for the whole day, there are also some free parking spaces around the village and in front of the pub
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$19
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Church Lane, Pevensey BN24 5LE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Pevensey
  • Phone Number: +44 1323 762371
  • E-mail
We are a traditional village pub opposite the historic Pevensey Castle. We have a large walled beer garden, with children's play area. Stop by and have a relaxing drink, light bite or full meal in our cosy restaurant or garden. Dogs and children welcome.
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