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Restaurant Tristan

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3 Stans Way, Horsham RH12 1HU, England
+44 1403 255688
Tue - Sat 12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 21:30
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Horsham, United Kingdom
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66 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Determined we would be at Tristan's this New Year's Eve as we had to miss out the previous year because of the terrible fire. As was to be expected - another amazing meal with just the perfect wine with every course, champagne at midnight with the lovely people who work there and, of course as it was NYE, time to... More 

Thank Christine2308
London, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

First trip back to Tristan's in a while and it really didn't disappoint. It truly was perfection, staff were amazing (special mention to the French waiter, he's an absolute credit to Tristan's, although all were brilliant) food was out of this world and accompanied by the wine package made it all the more memorable. I could not recommend this restaurant... More 

Thank ben201092
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21 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was our first experience of a Michelin starred restaurant and it won't be my last. The restaurant was lovely and the atmosphere was buzzing. Some guests were used to this level and were enjoying the different varieties of wine with their courses but this would have been wasted on me. The staff were friendly and extremely knowledgeable about the... More 

Thank Kev G
west sussex
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19 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The menu ,food ,staff and ambience all make this oak framed restaurant a very pleasant experience.The service was quietly efficient and the food up to its usual standard. Unpretentiously excellent.

Thank taylormadeWestSussex
London, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited Tristan's for a friends birthday in December and had a truly wonderful meal. Upon arrival we were greeted by a very friendly member of staff who took our coats while another showed us to the table. The restaurant itsself was tastefully decorated and nice and spacious whilst still being cosy. We chose the 6 course tasting menu and... More 

Thank glamour1978
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76 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have been regulars here over the years. Decided to stay home this year rather than pay ridiculous money to hotels and treat ourselves to a meal at Tristan's instead. A good plan as the evening was excellent! We had the tasting menu and the flight of wines. Well thought through and good wines and food. Enjoyed the reds particularly... More 

Thank llo1846
englishmanfrom london
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62 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Certainly enjoyed the experience,with excellent service and interesting food compilations and lots of wine on offer. That said the whole visit did not excite me and make me feel I had been elevated in the culinary world but still very interesting.

Thank iexpect
Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The restaurant has a wonderful bar like feel in which the staff ensure that your ever need to attended to. Which ever set of food you go for even if you don't like some parts the medley of each dish is put together to compliment each other even if you didn't expect it to. The extensive wine list is extremely... More 

Thank Andrewc94101
Reigate, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Hi, I had a dinner date at the restaurant this week and was really looking forward to it, given that i had previously read great reviews. The atmosphere is lovely, the restaurant is set in a lovely old building, very romantic and for anyone looking for parking there are many nearby, within a couple of minutes walking, so no need... More 

Thank Onutzik
Dorset, United Kingdom
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32 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely restaurant in Horsham town centre. Very friendly staff and service was very good. Food was excellent. We had the christmas tasting meal with matching wines . The amuse bouche was delicious and a great start to the meal. Each course was complimented by the wines. Well worth a visit.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$24 - US$60
French, European, British
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 Stans Way, Horsham RH12 1HU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Sussex  >  Horsham
  • Phone Number: +44 1403 255688
Housed in a 16th Century building in the historic town of Horsham, Restaurant Tristan opened in 2008 and has been a firm favourite with local foodies ever since. Inside, original wooden beams contrast with contemporary style to create an intimate setting for lunch or dinner. Chef and Proprietor Tristan Mason worked in top restaurants like The Greenhouse and Mirabelle before becoming Head Chef at The Hare where he achieved his first Michelin Star. The menu at Restaurant Tristan is predominantly British with some creative French influences, with dishes like terrine of pheasant and turbot with truffle risotto taking centre stage. Ingredients are locally sourced wherever possible and the extensive wine list is designed to complete this truly unforgettable dining experience.

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