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The Horse guards inn

€€ - €€€, British,
Upperton Road | Tillington, Tillington, England
+44 1798 342332
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good21%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
Upperton Road | Tillington, Tillington, England
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1 - 10 of 332 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

Excellent ambience and food. This 350 year old Inn is a great place to take guests - especially international visitors. Menu offers adequate choices. Parking though is down on the street with slight gradient to Inn door.

Thank Anna R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were a party of 7 for Sunday lunch, we only booked the day before but they had space for us! Excellent food - roast beef, lamb & pork options plus 2 fish dishes. Kids options included roasts, chipolatas and spaghetti. Really tasty meals, everyone...More

Thank KateEpoo
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent food and service, tucked away but well worth finding, food is of a high standard, great ambience and lots of quirky things to look at! well worth seeking out!

Thank tysongalore
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is one of those classic English country pubs which has had to diversify into food to survive and the result is a delight; full of little bits of eccentricity which the Brits do (or used to do) so well, without being cliché. Our visit...More

Thank FrancisRoth
Reviewed 29 November 2017

This wonderful dining pub is beautifully decorated with various quirky bits and pieces inside and out. The gardens are a must for lunchtimes in the summer but our last visit was in front of a welcome fire as the day was sunny but very crisp....More

Thank epicure49
Reviewed 27 November 2017

We booked a table for lunch as we were visiting nearby Petworth and had been recommended to try The Horse Guards Inn. Friday lunchtime and the pub was packed but despite us being slightly early we were warmly welcomed and quickly shown to our table....More

Thank hughol
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

First class meal, well cooked food in a great atmosphere, good choice of drinks and everything is local produce!

Thank Foodfood81
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

Though relatively late in the lunch-hour, we were welcomed even without a booking. A sensibly short but excellent menu had run out of two dishes (from about 15), but the two replacements sounded and werr equally delicious. Starters at £7; main courses at either side...More

Thank S C
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Have been looking forward to coming here for some time to celebrate my mother in laws 60th birthday with the family. On arrival our table was not ready so we had to wait in the small bar area to have some drinks whilst the table...More

1  Thank Robynn05
Reviewed 6 November 2017

The ambiance is good, our service was excellent, so is the wine list and value for money is good. But the menu needs some attention. Why so many salt cod fritters in a starter? My pigeon was OK but breasts are usually sliced making them...More

Thank Jon63
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24 June 2017|
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Response from Gypsgris | Reviewed this property |
There were dogs - on leash - when I was there. Dogs are definitely not a problem.
John S
10 September 2016|
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Response from Michael K | Reviewed this property |
Sorry but I didn't stay
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Upperton Road | Tillington, Tillington, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Sussex  >  Tillington
  • Phone Number: +44 1798 342332
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