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The Star

€€ - €€€, British,
Market Square, Petworth GU28 0AH, England
+44 1798 342569
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Overview
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good24%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“cottage pie” (15 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
Market Square, Petworth GU28 0AH, England
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1 - 10 of 410 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Called in on Monday for lunch bite and made to feel very welcome by both the waiter and waitress. Ordered the wild boar and apple sausage baguette and fish finger baguette. The large baguettes both arrived with a basket of fries and substantial green salad....More

Thank Sue M
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Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

We stopped in Petworth at 1.30pm on a Sunday afternoon as we spotted a rare town centre parking space and were hungry. Asking if a table was available at the obviously busy Star we were warmly welcomed inside. The service was faultless, the roast dinner...More

2  Thank Blodwin56
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Came in Monday for lunch, gotta say really enjoyed ourselves. Hadn't been before but was recommend by a friend. Even though they were really busy, our waiter Charlie did a smashing job as did Ian the chef, I imagine they were rushed off their feet!...More

Thank wendyphilipsx
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Dropped by for lunch. Warm and friendly welcome from the young staff who seemed genuinely enthused with the place. Decided that the weather was good enough to sit out and ordered up the monkfish scampi. Came on a wooden board with peeled shrimps, a nice...More

1  Thank Bearair52
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stopped in Petworth and found this charming pub/ restaurant. Helpful and attentive staff. It was very busy when we sat down with all tables occupied but the staff apologised there would be a wait as the kitchen was busy. We were not in a hurry...More

1  Thank Diane M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ate today in The Star, great food in a very clean friendly pub. Nothing too much trouble for Aime the manager, Felix the bartender and Will and Phoebe doing the serving. Very good location in the centre of Petworth being a short walk to Petworth...More

2  Thank John S
Reviewed 20 August 2017

We wanted lunch before "doing" Petworth House one Saturday and after a quick inspection of a few of the eateries decided on this place. It didn't look by any means inexpensive but compared with some of the other joints in the picturesque little town it...More

1  Thank SJMachrihanish
Reviewed 20 August 2017

Lovely location and we called in on the off chance. The staff very kindly fitted us in despite not booking. Set Sunday menu was lovely . Lovely food, lovely people

1  Thank Gill H
Reviewed 20 August 2017

The Star is under new management which has a tuff act to follow as the service and food here has in the past always been great, sadly after eating here twice recently and both times having to return the food ild say its now poor,although...More

1  Thank Paul_LesleyGT123456
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

Arrived with my family on a Tuesday and we had a great time. The food was well cooked and came promptly though it's true it's expensive I'd say the quality makes up for it. We've come before and enjoyed it just as much this time....More

Thank EmilyHunterxx
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Jon W
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Can you tell me about parking
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Response from Chelsea_Blue2013 | Reviewed this property |
Best to go on-line and review menu which I know changes daily as they source their ingredients locally according to the season. Always worth a ring and find out what 'specials' they have on the day - ask for Chris or... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$12 - US$47
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 00:00
Saturday
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Market Square, Petworth GU28 0AH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Sussex  >  Petworth
  • Phone Number: +44 1798 342569
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Description
All dishes Freshly prepared, in the centre of the historic town of Petworth West Sussex.
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