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Garden Restaurant - Grand Hotel Eastbourne

King Edwards Parade | The Grand Hotel, Eastbourne BN21 4EQ, England
+44 1323 412345
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good18%
  • Average15%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible4%
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“roast beef” (4 reviews)
“soup” (2 reviews)
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King Edwards Parade | The Grand Hotel, Eastbourne BN21 4EQ, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was a celebratory treat using a voucher purchased some months before.The hotel is very beautiful but the food did not live up to my expectations.The service in the bar was poor and we spent sometime waiting for service but were forgotten about twice. In...More

Thank Chrisandsue2014
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Decided to treat ourselves while on a break in Eastbourne. First of all, the dining room is lovely in the old fashioned sense of chandeliers etc. The tables are nicely spaced out. The service is good if a bit formal. The food itself was good...More

1  Thank Linda1953186338
Reviewed 24 May 2017

We stayed at The Grand for 3 nights on a DBB package recently. The food in the Garden Restaurant was extremely disappointing so much so that we cancelled our second night dinner and went elsewhere (Pablos in the Marina) vastly superior meal for half the...More

Thank Susie T
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

I have eaten here numerous times. The food is good, the service is inconsistent. Yesterday I brought friends here for Sunday lunch. We were happy with the food, but the service... it wasn't a busy Sunday. One friend opted for the lobster and another for...More

Thank Trevor S
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

I visited the Garden Restaurant on a Sunday afternoon with a friend. Priced at £28.50pp, the Garden Restaurant offers a traditional afternoon tea in a traditional British setting. There is a selection of classic sandwiches, as well as fresh cakes and plain scones with butter,...More

Thank LouiseRizzo15
Reviewed 10 April 2017

I have dined at the Garden Restaurant at The Grand Hotel in Eastbourne a number of times now; for lunch and dinner, as a couple and in a group. Each time I have found the service professional and the staff friendly and attentive. The food...More

1  Thank Laura W
Reviewed 3 April 2017

Our meal was delicious, the staff very efficient and friendly. The setting was beautiful and candlelit which made our night romantic which was just what we were after. We had pre-dinner cocktails in the lounge first and they were to die for, could have stayed...More

Thank Sim1670
Reviewed 1 April 2017

The breakfast in the Garden Room was excellent. The dinner in the Garden Room was very disappointing. I spoke to the waiter and the duty manager about it, who listened and commentated that I was the only one to complain. Having spoken to other guests...More

1  Thank T S
Reviewed 10 March 2017

Greeted well, glass of red wine served when white was ordered. Ham terrine a two year old could make, layers of thin cut cooked ham sliced though fell into slivers of cheap ham. Herb crusted cod was flaccid dry potato tian all of which was...More

Thank christopher g
Reviewed 9 March 2017

Poor presentation, under cooked vegetables, under ripe fruit, sliced bread - nothing special, but lovely staff.

Thank b h
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Average prices
US$46 - US$59
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Validated Parking
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: King Edwards Parade | The Grand Hotel, Eastbourne BN21 4EQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Eastbourne
  • Phone Number: +44 1323 412345
  • This restaurant is at The Grand Hotel Eastbourne
The award-winning Garden Restaurant is situated within the refurbished Grand Hotel, one of the UK's most magnificent Victorian hotels and perfectly situated right on the seafront of Eastbourne. Dominating the shoreline, The Grand Hotel enjoys stunning views overlooking the sea and the cliffs at Beachy Head. Inside, The Garden Restaurant seats 180 people and serves breakfast, lunch and dinner daily in highly graceful surroundings. The cuisine is based on the highest standards of traditional English cuisine with a contemporary interpretation. In this relaxed environment, you can savour a wide selection of culinary delights, all of which have been designed with the utmost passion and are complemented by a range of fine wines from the extensive cellar. Awarded 2 AA Rosettes, The Garden Restaurant is also listed in the Square Meal guide.
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