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Stables Restaurant

Wakehurst Place | Ardingly, Haywards Heath, England
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  • Excellent0%
  • Very good25%
  • Average12%
  • Poor38%
  • Terrible25%
22 Aug 2017
“Poor restaurant ”
4 weeks ago
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Wakehurst Place | Ardingly, Haywards Heath, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Poor Poor Poor I tried a coronation chicken roll which was virtually dried out with very very little chicken. The cup of coffee was the worst I'VE HAD FOR YEARS AND THE CHEESE AND CHIVE SCONE WAS VIRTUALLY RAW AND ACCOMPANIED BY A GREASY SPREAD...More

Thank johnj7
Reviewed 15 April 2018

Most of the cooked food was unattractive and turned out to be inedible, and sandwiches and drinks are priced extortionately. We will definitely visit the gardens again, but we will call first at a supermarket.

Thank Mark_and_Ann_Reilly
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

We went into this restaurant as part of a visit to wakehurst place expecting the normal good quality national trust restaurant. What we got was of very poor quality and vastly overpriced. The scone was pappy and virtually inedible and overpriced, the Victoria sponge whilst...More

1  Thank DaveP1960
Reviewed 29 August 2016

Thought I'd give this restaurant one last try after disappointing experiences in the past. My cheese scone was leaden and my friend's bread, which accompanied her soup was too hard to eat. On previous visits cakes have been dry and sandwiches taste overwhelmingly of cheap...More

1  Thank pamwillliams
Reviewed 3 June 2014

Vowed once before never to eat their sandwiches again. Tried again today: white, presliced uninspiring bread, tuna and egg mayonnaise fillings both lacking in flavour. Ironic, given that they are next door to The Wakehurst Bakery (artisan bread). This smacks of cynical profiteering; please raise...More

3  Thank newpound
Reviewed 3 September 2013 via mobile

I really wanted to mark everything good not average but you have to do very good and it is not quite that! I go quite frequently as is a convenient place to meet a friend for lunch and maybe have a walk in Borde Hill...More

Thank vwaves
Reviewed 22 May 2013

I was worried about taking a large party to eat here after reading recent reviews on here about new caterers..but needn't have worried, the food was very nice.I had stuffed Portobello mushrooms, really delicious, and about the same as gastropub prices.

Thank Skippymob
Reviewed 6 November 2012

This restaurant is in a sensitively converted stables courtyard, Georgian I guess, with surrounding stables converted to smaller dining areas, kitchens and toilets. It is attached to the original Wakehurst Place mansion, at the centre of a large wooded area owned by the National Trust...More

Thank christy21040
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  • Address: Wakehurst Place | Ardingly, Haywards Heath, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Sussex  >  Haywards Heath
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