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The Witch Inn

) #2 of 8 Restaurants in Lindfield €€ - €€€ , British,
Sunte Avenue, Lindfield, Haywards Heath RH16 2AB, England
+44 1444 414504
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“guinea fowl” (13 reviews)
“pork belly” (17 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Contemporary, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Sunte Avenue, Lindfield, Haywards Heath RH16 2AB, England
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1 - 10 of 316 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My parents went for lunch earlier this week and asked me to write a review on their behalf. They were highly impressed by the quality of the food and the service they received.

1  Thank Nikki S
Reviewed 6 days ago

Last meal at the Witch Inn was march 2017 (see previous review). We decided to have a relaxed quality meal with friends so chose the Witch Inn. I could not believe it could improve from the last visit and it didn't as perfection can not...More

2  Thank Tonyshop
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a village pub which has been very successfully converted to a bistro pub. The menu changes regularly and there are always a few specials to choose from and the quality and presentation are consistently excellent. The ambience, particularly in the lower room is...More

1  Thank Richard W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A very cosy venue with bar and dining area. Good friendly welcome and service. Menu quite varied and interesting. Had one table for 10 of us and enjoyed the evening

1  Thank pandtReading
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Having seen the great reviews on here I was somewhat disappointed. I ordered the tempura crabs and was expecting light fluffy tempura style batter but it was slightly burnt and bitter tasting. My main course of pork belly was very nice so no complaints there....More

Thank Steve C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

In here most week ends but last sunday on the off chance we could get a table. Result for us, always booked up but well worth the wait. By pure chance lamb shanks on the menu. Trust us, if they are serving them its a...More

Thank Marc P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Rather disappointed with my starter. I ordered the courgette flower which looked nothing like the pictures posted on line - I had one tiny flower sat in a huge bowl of tomato soup. There was then a very long wait for my main course -...More

Thank Kelly L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The menu is quite small which offers excellent food with some different choices than your usual pub food, highly recommend the goats cheese mousse ( delicious ), the guinea fowl and the crumble with honeycomb ice cream although I am sure everything is great, it...More

1  Thank jackieherdman1
Reviewed 15 July 2017

This is a wonderful place to enjoy a long and relaxing lunch. Couldnt believe how good the food was.

1  Thank Elaine C
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

As always, fantastic food with great service and the friendliest staff. Always go here with friends and looking forward to being back here on Saturday!!

1  Thank christ0pherdavidg
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Jane H
18 October 2016|
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Response from Marc P | Reviewed this property |
yes i have seen many families with babies & lots of young children dining & they are also dog friendly. Marc
3 August 2016|
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Response from lindfieldmummy | Reviewed this property |
Yep. They are allowed, there is a dog water bowl and biscuits in the bar.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$26
Bar, British, Pub, Contemporary, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Buffet, Seating, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sunte Avenue, Lindfield, Haywards Heath RH16 2AB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Sussex  >  Haywards Heath  >  Lindfield
  • Phone Number: +44 1444 414504
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This historic building was refurbished in April 2011. The pub offers fresh local produce on our weekly changing menu, a selection of lager, ales, cider & wine from local suppliers. Our Head Chef, Frederic Bodeau, has worked at many top establishments in France and West Sussex and brings with him knowledge of different cuisines and techniques. His passion is cooking food simply yet creating seasonal, tasty dishes. Our aim is to create a relaxed, friendly atmosphere for every occasion whether you are bringing the family for Sunday lunch or meeting friends for a three course meal in our restaurant. We promise to do our utmost to make it an experience you will remember
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