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The Horse guards inn

Upperton Road | Tillington, Tillington, England
+44 1798 342332
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good21%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“venison” (17 reviews)
“kedgeree” (4 reviews)
“bread” (13 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Upperton Road | Tillington, Tillington, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This wonderful dining pub is beautifully decorated with various quirky bits and pieces inside and out. The gardens are a must for lunchtimes in the summer but our last visit was in front of a welcome fire as the day was sunny but very crisp....More

Thank epicure49
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked a table for lunch as we were visiting nearby Petworth and had been recommended to try The Horse Guards Inn. Friday lunchtime and the pub was packed but despite us being slightly early we were warmly welcomed and quickly shown to our table....More

Thank hughol
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

First class meal, well cooked food in a great atmosphere, good choice of drinks and everything is local produce!

Thank Foodfood81
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

Though relatively late in the lunch-hour, we were welcomed even without a booking. A sensibly short but excellent menu had run out of two dishes (from about 15), but the two replacements sounded and werr equally delicious. Starters at £7; main courses at either side...More

Thank S C
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Have been looking forward to coming here for some time to celebrate my mother in laws 60th birthday with the family. On arrival our table was not ready so we had to wait in the small bar area to have some drinks whilst the table...More

1  Thank Robynn05
Reviewed 6 November 2017

The ambiance is good, our service was excellent, so is the wine list and value for money is good. But the menu needs some attention. Why so many salt cod fritters in a starter? My pigeon was OK but breasts are usually sliced making them...More

Thank Jon63
Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

I returned to the Horseguards with a friend for lunch after some little while away. Everything was just as I remembered; great atmosphere, warm welcome and good food. Unfortunately, the waitress was slightly clueless on the menu, seemingly on her first day back. However, my...More

Thank Businessfellow
Reviewed 26 October 2017

Staying locally for a few days so wanted to try various resturants in the area Visited Tripadvisor & this place can out well Certainly a bit quirky & differentDid not have what we wanted from the menu Not because it was not available but not...More

Thank Doug L
Reviewed 24 October 2017

we know this place for a very long time . the recent owners are doing a great job and have had great reviews regionally .the food is very tasty eg pull pork dishes are very popular and liked.the wines are really good and a very...More

Thank Frederic F
Reviewed 30 September 2017

The food here is always excellent, and there is often something a little unusual on the menu for the more adventurous diner. All the food is sourced reasonably locally, and the quality and freshness shine through. It can be difficult to get a table if...More

Thank Skitalets777
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23 June 2017|
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Response from Gypsgris | Reviewed this property |
There were dogs - on leash - when I was there. Dogs are definitely not a problem.
John S
10 September 2016|
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Response from Michael K | Reviewed this property |
Sorry but I didn't stay
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Upperton Road | Tillington, Tillington, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Sussex  >  Tillington
  • Phone Number: +44 1798 342332
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