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Benguela Brasserie

₹₹ - ₹₹₹European, British,
Hammerpond Road, Horsham RH13 6PG, England
+44 1403 210228
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Overview
  • Excellent83%
  • Very good13%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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Open Now
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM Hours
CUISINES
European, British, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
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LOCATION
Hammerpond Road, Horsham RH13 6PG, England
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Reviewed yesterday

Absolutely superb. We booked in for seven o'clock. One of our group was running late. We added an extra person. No problem. Sat down at 8pm. Food superb. Even the chef checked out that all was going okay. Bar and restaurant staff - hats off...More

Thank sk1210
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fabulous steaks, the best for a long time and the desserts - wow. The waitress was superb, knowledgeable and professional. Wish we lived closer.More

Thank Helen C
SimonM5362, General Manager at Benguela Brasserie, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Helen, It makes me very proud to hear wonderful praise for our staff. They really do enjoy looking after our guests in our glorious surroundings and I am glad you enjoyed our Thursday steak night offerings. I have passed on your comments to Pastry...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Charming waitress, excellent food, what more is there to say. We will be returning very soon probably for the Festive Season. A visit is highly recommended.More

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SimonM5362, General Manager at Benguela Brasserie, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for writing your review. We take great pride in the food and hospitality we provide and all of our staff thoroughly enjoy interacting with our guests. This festive season we will be hosting our Winter Wonderland event on the 14th December for the...More

Reviewed 13 September 2018 via mobile

After an excellent early evening wine tasting experience (wine and cheese pairing) we decided to stay on and have dinner in Benguela Brasserie. What a good decision. Main courses of fish and steak were excellent. There's clearly a very good chef here. Our meals were...More

Thank linda009
SimonM5362, General Manager at Benguela Brasserie, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Dear Linda, Thank you very much for your kind praise and I am glad you enjoyed your evening. As you quite rightly state, our wine ambassador Phil is on hand to recommend wine that perfectly complements the wonderful dishes we create and with over 18...More

Reviewed 27 July 2018 via mobile

Our first visit for Steak Night...small but welcoming inside eating area and beautiful views from the large terrace. Four of us had 4 different steaks...all perfectly cooked with sides including chips, sweet potato fries, garlic mushroom, spinach and salad. A large choice of wine for...More

Thank monksgate2014
Simon M, General Manager at Benguela Brasserie, responded to this reviewResponded 30 July 2018

Thank you very much for your lovely review. It makes us proud to hear one of our staff being singled out by name. Our Thursday steak night is one of many themes that we run here during the year as well as seasonal menus and...More

Reviewed 26 July 2018

We have eaten here before and find the atmosphere and the staff both excellent. The food is also very good, but I have a slight issue with the portion size, especially the starters. On our recent visit, the mozzarella and tomato was tiny, and previously...More

Thank flyboyprowler
Simon M, General Manager at Benguela Brasserie, responded to this reviewResponded 30 July 2018

Thank you very much for your kind words and I was delighted to pass your comments on to our staff. We consider that many of our main courses are typically quite large, especially our steaks and as a result have tried to create a selection...More

Reviewed 9 July 2018

With no football on the television we thought this was a golden opportunity to go out and try the Steak and Wine evening at Mannings Heath. On entering the bar which was deserted the bar person was actually sitting at the bar herself and then...More

1  Thank J N
Simon M, General Manager at Benguela Brasserie, responded to this reviewResponded 21 July 2018

Thank you for submitting your comments. We are situated in a beautiful rural area and with limited passing trade can be quiet on occasions. Our restaurant can seat 30 guests and has a wonderful hubbub when it is full however, the more peaceful evenings might...More

Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

Me and my girlfriend stopped by and had a roast. The only way I can describe it was that it was incredible. Locally sourced meat with all the trimmings overlooking the course in the sunshine. A great way to spend a Sunday.More

1  Thank Josephrh
Simon M, General Manager at Benguela Brasserie, responded to this reviewResponded 21 July 2018

Thank you for your lovely comments Joseph. We are situated in a beautiful area with glorious views and are if you are enjoying a lovely meal with a cracking glass of wine, there is no better place in my mind to spend an afternoon. I...More

Reviewed 15 March 2018

We decided to give this place a try on a cold winter's evening. We rang and booked a table which was absolutely not necessary as we were the only people in the restaurant! The service from the charming gentleman couldn't be faulted but our main...More

1  Thank Liquidator421
Simon M, Manager at Benguela Brasserie, responded to this reviewResponded 17 March 2018

Thank you for visiting us I appreciate you taking the time to write a review. We have certainly found recently, as most restaurants have, that dinners are shunning restaurants in cold weather especially on week days and even the lure of an open fire is...More

Reviewed 10 March 2018

Adult family lunch for 6 on Saturday 10th March. We had pre lunch drinks in the very cosy bar by an open fire. The main dining room is classically modern with lovely views. The food was beautifully presented and the friendly staff very attentive without...More

Thank lon09
Simon M, Manager at Benguela Brasserie, responded to this reviewResponded 12 March 2018

Thank you for your praise and it was a delight to look after you. Sitting by an open fire on a wet Saturday always sets the tone for a lovely day. We change our menu around often to reflect seasonal produce and before long will...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 16 - US$ 42
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hammerpond Road, Horsham RH13 6PG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Sussex  >  Horsham District  >  Horsham
  • Phone Number: +44 1403 210228
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Description
Mannings Heath Golf Club & Wine Estate is now delighted to announce the opening of its brand new restaurant, Benguela Brasserie. It transforms itself from an open, relaxed lunchtime dining setting to an intimate, sophisticated atmosphere in the evening. It is the perfect place to relax over a delicious meal, with fine wine and great atmosphere.
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