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    The Giants Rest

    The Street, Wilmington BN26 5SQ, England
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    Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

    Having been to eat at the Giants Rest with friends recently I booked to go with my husband as he likes great food and beer. He was very impressed ( as I knew he would be) and I earned some brownie points for instigating a...More

    Thank Bookshelf1956
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Been to this pub a few times but our recent visit was distinctly lacking. We sat outside and were one of the first to order lunchtime food, but it still took around 40mins to eventually arrive and then it was overcooked and below average for...More

    Thank fenceman55
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    Really lovely food with a good menu and some decent specials!including rabbit pie that my husband deemed delicious!!friendly and helpful staff and good service . Really nice to find somewhere serving real home made desserts too and only £5.50. I hear it is. Relatively recently...More

    Thank singleladyguest
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Have been here before but not since the new owners took over and we were not disappointed. Great choice of local ales on draught, two from the local Long Man brewery and one from Dark Star near Brighton. Good menu and choice of specials on...More

    Thank Robert B
    Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

    I had the pub lunch, which was quite filling for what it was. The food was really nice and at a reasonable price. Nice setting in the countryside as well. Desserts were a little expensive for what they were.

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    • US$ 81 - US$ 85 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • 2
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    • The Giant`s Rest Hotel Wilmington
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    "Visited this as a restaurant (not sure if it is a hotel or not)"
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    "Have never stayed & only used the pub restaurant"
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    "Book early ! They seem to believe they will be inundated every Sunday from now to the end of summer."
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