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Barnsgate Manor

Herons Ghyll | Herons Ghyll, Uckfield TN22 4DB, England
+44 1825 713366
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good25%
  • Average10%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible2%
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Herons Ghyll | Herons Ghyll, Uckfield TN22 4DB, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I am a Carer and i took my client here for a morning cuppa. She had coffee which she said was the best she had for a while. The staff were very helpful & friendly

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Just seen the review Worst Ever, I find this hard to believe, I have organised many Dinner Dances for 80 plus people, and the food and service has been first class, nothing is too much bother, We are going back again this year, as I...More

Thank sparky0609
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

having been to a celebratory birthday party here a few months ago which greatly impressed me I was eager to see if the same high standard was the same for individual diners. I was not disappointed. Everything was superb. The choices available for all three...More

Thank pirimo20
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I too, felt I needed to write a review after reading an earlier one, we were there on Sunday for lunch, and many times before also, it is a regular restaurant we tend to go to. We have always had a good meal, always hot...More

2  Thank missyme2013
Jack R, Public Relations Manager at Barnsgate Manor, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

It is so wonderful to see such a show of support. Your kind review is very much appreciated and we're so glad that join us for lunch time and time again. We will pass your kind words onto Graham.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After visiting Barnsgate Manor on Monday for morning coffee we would like to say that we received a very warm welcome and were served by Graham in a polite and respectful manner. We are regular visitors and have never had a bad experience and would...More

Thank Tina F
Jack R, Public Relations Manager at Barnsgate Manor, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind words. It's lovely that you are regulars with us. We appreciate you keep coming back and I'll make sure to pass your kind review onto Graham!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After seeing the review below I felt I had to write this review as I was also there for a family lunch on Sunday and would like to say how impressed we as a family were with the service ( also by Graham who could...More

1  Thank Maxwellmouse
Jack R, Public Relations Manager at Barnsgate Manor, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We are very touched by this review. Thank you for your kind and supportive review. We're glad you enjoyed your time with us on Sunday and I will pass this on to Graham as I'm sure it will mean a lot to him!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went here for a family birthday 15 of us had to wait 45 minutes for drinks service appalling had originally booked for 14 when we said was for 15 stormed of and said you will have to wait now and threw a chair at the...More

2  Thank JoLenAyres
Jack R, Public Relations Manager at Barnsgate Manor, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

I'm sorry you did not enjoy your visit to Barnsgate Manor. We are looking into all the issues that you have raised so that hopefully we can correct and improve for everyone's better experience. We hope that one day you might reconsider joining us for...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have just celebrated our wedding anniversary lunch at Barnsgate. Nothing is too much trouble with excellent service. 50+ for a b-b-q style lunch. Stephanie, the Diector of Operations was so knowledgeable and helpful. They will be lucky to keep her with her qualifications and...More

2  Thank djjj1977
Jack R, Public Relations Manager at Barnsgate Manor, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We're so glad you enjoyed your barbecue with us. The weather seemed a bit on the brink but glad it didn't spoil the afternoon! Stephanie has only been with us a while but she has settled into the role really well and proven to be...More

Reviewed 6 September 2017

Fantastic home cooked food, their steak and kidney pie is the best I've tasted, packed full of meat, lovely fresh veg. Varied menu including a roast every day, fish and chicken and vegetarian. Home made puddings are to die for. Very reasonabe prices. Friendly, efficient...More

Thank Jean R
Jack R, Public Relations Manager at Barnsgate Manor, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2017

Thank you for your kind words! Our Steak & Kidney Pie has made quite a name for itself so it is forever on the menu! We're really pleased you enjoyed your visit and we hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 29 August 2017

Went to a wedding here, great views, great service, great you can have civil wedding there then photos in the lovely grounds. The restaurant part was great with magnificent food, actually a buffet which people enjoyed as had beef, lamb, chicken and salmon with salad...More

Thank SmileyTunbridgeWells
Jack R, Public Relations Manager at Barnsgate Manor, responded to this reviewResponded 3 September 2017

It's great to hear you had a good time and we hope everyone else feels the same! Thank you for sharing your kind words and we wish the bride and groom a lifetime of love an happiness together.

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Gillian T
2 June 2017|
Response from Jack R | Property representative |
Hello, Absolutely! Dogs are more than welcome to join us on our patio. We have dog bowls topped up with water to keep them refreshed in the warm weather also.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$16
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Herons Ghyll | Herons Ghyll, Uckfield TN22 4DB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Uckfield
  • Phone Number: +44 1825 713366
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A prestigious restaurant, tea rooms and wedding venue located within the beautiful Ashdown Forest. With over 25 years experience in catering and events you can expect nothing but quality when you make a booking with us. We have a great offer on our meals currently! 2 courses for £15 3 courses for £18.50
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