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The Old Stables

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Fontwell Park Fontwell Avenue | Fontwell Avenue, Fontwell BN18 0SY, England
+44 1243 543082
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good26%
  • Average15%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible14%
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12:00 PM - 11:00 PM Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Fontwell Park Fontwell Avenue | Fontwell Avenue, Fontwell BN18 0SY, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I booked a family (18 people) dinner here for my 50th birthday celebration for several reasons - convenient location for the family, Travelodge next door for those coming longer distance, and because I'd previously had good food there. As we were such a large group...More

Thank Thistlemania
Reviewed 1 week ago

Booked a table for Easter lunch. What a disaster. Lacklustre service, gave the impression that they weren't bothered, cutlery dirty, food lukewarm & portion size small, their Eton Mess was unbelievably bad, eggy tasting meringue smashed up & jam! No cream, no fruit, inedible! Then...More

Thank Julia1403
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We came here for a drink whilst staying at the travelodge next door. It was a nice little pub. You can have a meal but we choose not to.

Thank Lisa R
Reviewed 1 week ago

first time and lunchtime menu i had fish and chips £8.95 and my wife ham and egg £7.95 total £16.90, however was charged £19.90, ! . this being lunchtime on 14/04/2008, do not like being overcharged so will not return,

Thank 575ray
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A lovely place for food,drink and a nice relaxing time. Not in the Town Centre but easy access from nearby Travelodge hotel. Great variety on the menu backed up by great tasting food. Not cheap, but then nothing about the place or its friendly staff...More

Thank PatrickJamesBone
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited as we were staying overnight at the Travelodge next door so as near as you get to a captive audience. Initial impressions were good, it looked attractive from the outside and was quite comfortable inside but then I was left standing at the...More

Thank Stephen S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Warm welcome by pleasant staff. Had the Sunday lunch and could not fault it. Lovely clean friendly pub

Thank Jane B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a group of 10 booked in for an easter family get together everything about it being here was awful! Firstly it took 40 mins to even get a drink we just got told 'when I have a minute' which is rude at least...More

1  Thank BognorBear
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you like cold steak, dirty cutlery and slow service this is the place for you. Ordered 2nd round that turns up after we had finished are meal and was ready to ask for the bill. Not that busy so no excuses for the slow...More

Thank iancmax
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Well the meeter greater was more like a meeter and may aswell have said get lost!! Not welcomed here at all. No tables, can sit in bar area or at the back where no heating. Awful experience, should of really taken heed of the first...More

1  Thank Gareth V
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17 November 2017|
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Response from Mary B | Reviewed this property |
Not sure. I expect so. Over the road there are other places to eat.
18 August 2015|
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Response from Mike W | Reviewed this property |
My partner is disables and she was treated very well. No problems encountered at all.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Fontwell Park Fontwell Avenue | Fontwell Avenue, Fontwell BN18 0SY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Sussex  >  Fontwell
  • Phone Number: +44 1243 543082
The Old Stables in Fontwell is a country pub & restaurant oozing rural charm and rustic character. Our picturesque surroundings provide the perfect backdrop for savouring the hearty, seasonal pub-food on our menu, and the carefully nurtured cask ales and fine wines gracing our bar.
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