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Open all year

Deep in the Sussex countryside on the delightfully named Brownbread Street, the 400-year-old Ash Tree is a hub of local activity, hosting everything from quiz nights to cricket club meetings. It boasts a warm and bright interior, replete with stripped wooden floors, four fireplaces (two of them inglenooks), exposed beams and a friendly local atmosphere. Expect to find Harvey’s ale on tap and traditional home-cooked meals such as battered tiger prawns with sweet chilli dip; or soup of the day followed by steak and kidney pudding or ham, free-range eggs and chips. Dishes are created from locally caught fish and seafood and locally produced meat and game. Walkers and dogs are welcome.

Opening hours

  • Open all year
  • Days closed: Mon pm (Sun pm winter)
  • Opening times: 12-4 7-11 (Sat 11.30am-mdnt)
  • Lunch opening: Mon-Sat 12-2.30, Sun 12-4 (summer Sun 12-5)
  • Dinner opening: Tue-Thu 7-9, Fri-Sat 6-9 (summer Fri-Sat 6-9.30)

Food and drink

  • Real ales: Harvey's Sussex Best Bitter, guest ales
  • Real ciders: Westons Stowford Press

Price guide

  • Credit cards accepted


  • Parking available
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Garden
  • Coach parties welcome, notice required


  • Children welcome
  • Children's portions


  • Dog friendly
  • Allowed in bar
  • Allowed in restaurant
  • Allowed in garden

Getting here

From Eastbourne take A271 at Boreham Bridge towards Battle. Next left, follow pub signs

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