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Victory Inn

Certificate of Excellence
€€ - €€€
Bar, British, Pub
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Warninglid Road | Staplefield, Haywards Heath RH17 6EU, England
+44 1444 400463
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EAST GRINSTEAD
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50 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The Victory is a very old building, and in many ways a traditional pub - with traditional old pub toilets, for example. But the food is very good! I had an excellent ploughman's lunch, with soft cheeses well kept and nicely presented.

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1 Thank jci6
Horam, United Kingdom
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67 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Not my first visit to the Victory Inn but a welcome return for a Friday lunch. Visited to meet friends who were already eating at their reserved long table. Car park was full, so I parked in the not-busy small road which passes the pub along the village green. I would have come by bus if there had been a... More 

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Thank oldrambler62
Horsham, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I hadn't been to this pub for nearly 6 years, it previously having been of excellent reputation. We decided to have a family roast out and came back to see how it was. Exactly as I remembered it, a lovely pub, warm friendly and welcoming. The roasts were excellent, we had a beef and lamb between us, lovely selection of... More 

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Thank SupermanRuns
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51 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

I am giving the Victory more stars than this visit would warrant because I have had a good eating experience here before. On this occasion"no". The Inn organised soup and sandwiches, a good idea to serve a big group efficiently. Home made soup self served from a cauldron into enamel mugs. This was OK. Well the sandwiches were another matter.... More 

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1 Thank Erica B
Balcombe, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

If, like me, you are tired of pretentious pubs that think that they are Michelin starred restaurants, charging excessively for very ordinary food, then The Victory will come as a breath of fresh air. A very nice atmosphere and surroundings, pleasant and attentive staff, and really good "pub" food at realistic prices. Sunday lunch is excellent - the roasts are... More 

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Thank Douglas W
Brighton
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016

We regularly eat at the Victory and would highly recommend a visit. There's a great atmosphere in the pub - Janet and Jane are friendly landladies and their team provides good service. They're also dog-friendly which is great! The menu changes seasonally and seems to have something on it for everyone. The food itself is fresh and tasty, the portion... More 

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Thank HLD92
Woking, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2016

Good varied food, with choice of "pub grub" or various fish / meat specials. Attentive but not over bearing service and always a good choice of beers on tap....

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Thank JohnMcGiffin
Woking, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2016

Very friendly lovely food.nice to find an old traditional pub but with lovely and different menu. Staff polite and attentive. Cosy and looked like they had a lovely garden.

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Thank maryfaulkner68
Woking, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

Popped in here on the off chance on our way back home after a shopping trip. Very very pleasantly surprised. Outstanding food, great staff - friendly and welcoming. Some excellent real ales and wonderful atmosphere. Can't recommend it enough. Will certainly be back.

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1 Thank DeanSFaulkner
Norwich, United Kingdom
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60 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

We called into the Victory for some lunch both us and our two dogs were made very welcome by the friendly and helpful staff. The food was above average tasty and well presented.The victory has a great atmosphere with lots of locals eating as well passing trade like use we will call in again. Well worth a visit.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Warninglid Road | Staplefield, Haywards Heath RH17 6EU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Sussex  >  Haywards Heath
  • Phone Number: +44 1444 400463

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?