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Treacle Mine

$$ - $$$, , British
Hailsham Road, Polegate BN26 6QL, England
+44 1323 489520
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good27%
  • Average16%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible7%
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“treacle” (18 reviews)
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Open Now
06:30 - 22:00All hours
Gastropub, Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Hailsham Road, Polegate BN26 6QL, England
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1 - 10 of 841 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Staying in the hotel and decided to grab a bite to eat. The menu had a great selection of meals and desserts. I opted for the salmon Wellington and it was delicious. Great service from Karen S. Should I ever find myself needing to stay...More

Thank Carla H
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We have just got home from a visit. The food was OK (my first steak was well done instead of medium rare but it was changed in about 15 mins) and the rest of the meals were OK BUT the waitress called us 'sweetie' and...More

1  Thank HelenDsunshine
Reviewed 6 days ago

Nice pub, food good. Plenty of space, not on top of eachother. Toilets need some TLC. Needs a bit of background music..

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Thank Julie A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I think the food in here is good sometimes the staff seem rushed off there feet but it's always nice and clean.

Thank Connie L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was a real celebration time for our Grandson's 18th birthday. When we arrived the tables had been put together so that we all could sit together (all 14 of us!) The waitress very kindly asked us if we would care to order our individual...More

Thank Terry W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice breakfast which includes unlimited coffee, continental and cooked food. Eat and drink as much as you like for £8.99. We will be back!

Thank crazyhairuk
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We're staying at the nearby Premier Inn and ate here a couple of times during our stay. Both meals were good and the staff were friendly and helpful. There is also a separate bar area to have a drink afterwards which was nice.

Thank Supergran48
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I only went because my neighbour wanted to try it. I could have told him that any multiple linked to a hotel is usually rubbish. And it was!. For my £37 we had a poorly cooked and presented steak, a pie and two overpriced desserts....More

1  Thank robiwatts
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As ever, good value, good choice of menu, speedy service and good ambience. Visit fairly regularly and are rarely disappointed.

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Thank Douglas S
treacle-mine_wi, General Manager at Treacle Mine, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review. We're glad to hear you enjoy your visits to the Treacle Mine and find the value, service and ambience to your liking. We look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a spacious traditional pub and restaurant next door to Eastbourne Polegate Premier Inn. Adequate free parking. Only a few tables outside on patio for drinking. It was fairly busy but the service was reasonably efficient. I liked the potato dippers for starter. For...More

Thank Indeana
treacle-mine_wi, General Manager at Treacle Mine, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your feedback. We're glad you found the Treacle Mine convenient and we look forward to seeing you again on a future stay.

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11 April 2017|
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Response from bkumar841 | Reviewed this property |
You will have to ring the hotel and find out. The reason being I did not have any vegan dishes hence I am unable your question.
Patricia P
27 March 2017|
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Response from nikki4giles | Reviewed this property |
Not sure but they are very helpful
28 December 2016|
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Response from Johnk8920 | Reviewed this property |
Yes Book via Premier Inn Or select from Menu
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$27
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 10:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hailsham Road, Polegate BN26 6QL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Polegate
  • Phone Number: +44 1323 489520
  • E-mail
Using seasonal ingredients, Whitbread Inns - Treacle Mine boasts a menu of traditional pub dishes. Varied sharing platters are served alongside tempting nibbles and British favourites. Hearty breakfasts are also available for early risers, while sensational desserts bring something sweet to the Treacle Mine menu. Enjoy a glass of flavoursome wine or refreshing beer from the bar, or indulge in our weekly Tuesday night quiz in the snug.
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