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The Forge Restaurant

Heathfield Road, Halland, Lewes BN8 6PW, England
+44 1825 840456
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good18%
  • Average14%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible27%
9 Oct 2017
“Seriously - DO NOT GO HERE!!!!!!”
3 Sep 2017
“Absolutely disgusting!!!!!”
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British
$$ - $$$
Heathfield Road, Halland, Lewes BN8 6PW, England
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Reviewed 9 October 2017

Booked table for Sunday carvery without looking at reviews first. I don’t generally write reviews and I certainly don’t agree with people having a negative effect on people’s businesses based upon an isolated disappointing incident, however..... This place should not be trading. The service was...More

4  Thank TimmyK69
Reviewed 3 September 2017

This was my worst eating out experience ever! We decided to have a carvery and also ordered a small child's meal for a 2 year old. Everytime we spoke to a waiter we had to say it at least 3 times as they could not...More

1  Thank Jackie M
Reviewed 3 September 2017

Absolutely terrible, we have passed this restaurant/pub many times and always wanted to eat there, luckily it wasn't a celebration!, just a Sunday Carvery which they couldn't get right, the meat was tough, the roasted potatoes were deep fat fried! and hard to cut into,the...More

1  Thank Sandra P
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

Visited whilst in the area for a carvery. Didn't have to wait and no long lines of people waiting to eat. Vegetable choices were minimal but chef puts plenty of meat on your plate so this makes up for less veg. Pots not crispy enough...More

Thank Paul H
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

Was out and about with my hubby and fancied lunch out somewhere. We drove past the forge and decided to try it out, lets just say we will never visit again. Walk in to no staff greeting, the reception was actually being managed by a...More

2  Thank Sazzles89
Reviewed 9 June 2017

Myself and three friends visited this restaurant for lunch today and were amazed to find that a business like this can continue to trade. We arrived here at 1.30 and sat down expecting someone to appear with menus. There were only two other tables occupied...More

2  Thank Gill S
Reviewed 7 May 2017

Yesterday my partner and I were in the area with our 5 month old daughter and thought we'd stop here for a late lunch at 2PM. we'd driven past so many times and always commented how lovely it looked, so we were keen to try...More

4  Thank Caroline L
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Attended here for a meeting which included the carvery. Found all the food well presented and tasty. Very similar to most carvery venues but that's pretty much what you want when you want a roast.

Thank Natalie C
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

Just been for dinner at this restaurant. Have been there in the past and had good food but i think it must of changed hands. Food was awful, whilst we were there 3 tables had to complain about their food. Communication with staff is also...More

2  Thank Lindsey B
Reviewed 20 March 2017

We have had severa l Sinday lunches here and yesterday's lunch was fairly typical. Of the three joints available we had the beef and turkey, both were tender and moist, and all the vegetables available were colourful and well cooked. Not much for the vegetarians!...More

Thank suehorne55
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4 June 2015|
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Response from TheForgeHalland | Property representative |
Dear Customer, yes we do take tastecard customers by prior bookings. we accept tastecard Monday to Thursday lunch and dinner and on Friday and Saturday lunch only. Tastecard is not valid on Sundays, holidays or bank... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, British
Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Heathfield Road, Halland, Lewes BN8 6PW, England (Formerly The Halland Forge Restaurant)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Lewes  >  Halland
  • Phone Number: +44 1825 840456
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