The Green, CHIDDINGFOLD, GU8 4TX
Set by the village green and church, this beautifully appointed inn is one of the county's oldest buildings. It oozes charm and character, featuring ancient panelling, open fires, distinctive carvings, huge beams, and eight comfortable bedrooms. In addition to the house beer, Crown Bitter, ales come from Surrey, Hampshire and London breweries. Food ranges from enticing snacks like houmous and toasted pitta bread; and haggis bon bons with chive mayonnaise, to dishes such as devilled kidneys on toast; rabbit cacciatore, polenta and green beans; and Crown favourites - pie of the week; and gammon steak, double egg and fries.