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The Green Almond

12 Grand Hotel Buildings Compton Street | 12 Grand Hotel Buildings, Eastbourne BN21 4EJ, England
+44 1323 734470
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  • Excellent84%
  • Very good13%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
12 Grand Hotel Buildings Compton Street | 12 Grand Hotel Buildings, Eastbourne BN21 4EJ, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Good and very reasonable lunch. Great service and prompt delivery. Good value and tasty soup and taster lunch. Only £10.00. Well worth a visit

Thank susanBrighton
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely personal service from family run restaurant in a small cosy and friendly setting.Food was delicious,imaginative and of an ever-changing menu but they could be slightly more generous with the portions.

Thank cristina160804
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I’m not a vegetarian but wanted to try something a bit different and the Green Almond came highly recommended by a friend. It certainly didn’t disappoint. The food was fresh and varied, and the buffet style meant you could experience a little of all that...More

Thank SueT2013
carmen h, Owner at The Green Almond, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

So glad you enjoyed yourvisit and thank you for taking the time to write your review. Just to clarify- we offer booked tables for an hour and a half to allow us to accolade as many people as possible at our 18 covers. Many people...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I am not a vegetarian, but eat less and less meat these days. It was a chance to try out some new combinations. Lovely fresh food and excellent desserts.

Thank peggy2766
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As part of our golden wedding celebrations my wife and I arranged a three course evening meal for ourselves and our close family; ten of us in number. We were delighted with the friendly service and delicious meal provided for us all, and could not...More

Thank chrispope2015
carmen h, Owner at The Green Almond, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

It was a pleasure to be part of your celebrations!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Having spent a couple of days in Eastbourne we learned of a great Vegetarian restaurant. I am not a vegetarian but my wife is so with much excitment we booked in for lunch on a Thursday. Restaurant had a great little vibe but oh my...More

Thank Adrian J
carmen h, Owner at The Green Almond, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Wow!! Thank you so much!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Not my first vegetarian meal but first visit here. Service was excellent and very reasonably priced. Set menu with only two choices for each course, so could be of putting to some people. But I will try anything and I wasn’t disappointed. They do change...More

Thank Neville H
carmen h, Owner at The Green Almond, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you. Evening menu changes monthly. Check it out on www.thegreenalmond.com

Reviewed September 10, 2018

I like to try different places now and then in order to find new options and varieties. When my wife mentioned the Green Almond I thought, let's try it but I wasn't absolutely convinced... I only had to try in order to get a real...More

Thank Fred C
Reviewed September 6, 2018

This was my first visit to The Green Almond it certainly won't be my last. The food is truly delicious. I had the taster menu, as I couldn't choose from all the lovely dishes, Every single mouthful was wonderful. My mouth experienced an explosion of...More

1  Thank Linda S
Reviewed September 2, 2018 via mobile

Love this restaurant - 2nd visit - after only being able to manage take away before! Lovely food / vibe/ staff / organic wine & gorgeous desserts too! Even the loo was bright & calming!! We were running late - being stuck on motorways on...More

Thank bay12bay
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Questions & Answers
August 30, 2018|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from carmen h | Property representative |
We cannot have dogs inside but you are welcome to sit outside with the dog.
April 28, 2017|
Response from 12CHagel | Property representative |
Hi there. We can always do gluten free options when requested in advance. Likewise we can accommodate 10 people with notice however unfortunately we are closed on Sundays and Mondays. If there is another day we can help with... More
April 6, 2017|
Response from 12CHagel | Property representative |
No problem. However I can't seem to copy and paste onto Trip advisor so I will put it back on our Facebook page for a day or 2 if that helps? Glad you enjoyed it. Carmen.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$26
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Buffet
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12 Grand Hotel Buildings Compton Street | 12 Grand Hotel Buildings, Eastbourne BN21 4EJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Eastbourne
  • Phone Number: +44 1323 734470
PLEASE NOTE WE ARE CLOSED FOR OUR XMAS/NEW YEAR HOLIDAY ON THE 24th DECEMBER RE OPENING ON THE 9th JANUARY. THANK YOU. As a vegetarian, you can come to our bistro and enjoy the refreshing experience of actually being able to eat everything on the menu! How great! Not only that, but our menu is always changing, so there is always something new. It is essential to book your table as we only seat 16 people comfortably, so fill up very easily.Please ring to check we can accommodate your request for a reservation, BEFORE , making your journey.
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