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The Sussex Cricketer

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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub
FEATURES
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
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Reviewed 1 week ago

One beef sirloin roast & one rib roast was ordered. The sirloin came up over cooked & the rib roast consisted of a bone with the tiniest piece of meat on it that had been cooked in something sweet & sticky & did not compliment...More

Date of visit: March 2019
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GeneralManagerAA, Manager at The Sussex Cricketer, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review. We're sorry we didn't quite get it right this time. We will use all feedback constructively to improve our service going forward

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went for Lunch - 3 Adults one young 5 year old. Sausages hard - chips OK - but the wait!!!!! That really is not the issue! The Pub is in need of a serious refurbishment. Leaks in the Roof - buckets in the Restaurant Area...More

Date of visit: February 2019
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GeneralManagerAA, Manager at The Sussex Cricketer, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review. We're sorry we didn't get it right this time.

Reviewed 4 February 2019 via mobile

We live close by and the food here has been a bit hit and miss over the years. We wanted proper pub food last night and so tried again. The food was great! It was all cooked beautifully and was piping hot. My mushroom on...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Hovejon
GeneralManagerAA, Manager at The Sussex Cricketer, responded to this reviewResponded 9 February 2019

Thank you for your review. I have passed on your positive comments onto the chef who was working that day. Why not download our Ember Inn's app for great food and drink offers?

Reviewed 26 December 2018

Not centrally located but attached to the cricket ground. Nice pub with a good pub menu. Nothing out of the ordinary but reliably consistent. Small outside space.

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank HolidaymakerfromHove
GeneralManagerAA, Manager at The Sussex Cricketer, responded to this reviewResponded 28 December 2018

Thank you for your review. Why not download our Ember Inn's app for great food and drink offers?

Reviewed 8 December 2018 via mobile

I live next door to The Cricketers and the last two times have been substandard to the past few years I’ve had here, it’s got to the point where I’m going to stop bringing people here through embarrassment of the wait for food and the...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank AntNicholsUK
GeneralManagerAA, Owner at The Sussex Cricketer, responded to this reviewResponded 12 December 2018

Thank you for your review. We will use all feedback constructively to improve our service

Reviewed 25 November 2018 via mobile

Although friendly a number of the staff here really seem to have a problem with actually doing any work.The very fact that they reserve a table next to the bar for official breaks and impromptu chats speaks volumes and I have watched and listened to...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Rubyshark
GeneralManagerAA, Manager at The Sussex Cricketer, responded to this reviewResponded 3 December 2018

Thank you for your review. We will review and use all feedback constructively to improve our service

Reviewed 14 September 2018

The Sussex Cricketer is a great pub with a food selection of drinks. The staff are very friendly. We didn't eat here but the menu offered great pub grub.

Date of visit: September 2018
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GeneralManagerA765, Manager at The Sussex Cricketer, responded to this reviewResponded 20 September 2018

Thank you for your review. Why not download our Ember Inn's app for great food and drink offers?

Reviewed 9 September 2018

Went for roast dinner and they were not very busy said the manager. We ordered roast beef. They were not busy but we waited too long for our meal. When it arrived it was luke warm, miserable "roast potatoes" and meat that was at least...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Diggermeister
GeneralManagerA765, Manager at The Sussex Cricketer, responded to this reviewResponded 17 September 2018

Thank you for your review. Unfortunately there was a slight wait on food that Sunday due to a cricket event at the adjoining County Cricket Ground, which was communicated at the time of ordering. I will use this feedback constructively with my lead cook to...More

Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

We were visiting family in Hove and this pub was chosen because it has a beer garden .There were not many people in the garden so it was ok for the young children to have their freedom to play. Unfortunately children are not allowed after...More

Date of visit: August 2018
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General Manager A, Manager at The Sussex Cricketer, responded to this reviewResponded 6 September 2018

Thank you for your review

Reviewed 27 August 2018

Visited with family on a Friday lunchtime,ok beer selection with Harveys the stand out.Staff are very friendly and seem to care about the service they give.We had burger and grilled chicken,both tasty and good size portions for the price. We like the atmosphere here as...More

Date of visit: August 2018
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General Manager A, Manager at The Sussex Cricketer, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2018

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