The Jolly Sportsman

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British
  • Chapel Lane, East Chiltington, East Sussex BN73BA
  • 01273 890400
  • £20 - £30 VISA MASTER CARD
Opening Hours
Closed Mondays
Tuesday/Thursday 12:00pm - 2:30pm & 6:30pm- 9:30pm
Friday 12:00pm - 2:30pm & 6:30pm - 10:00pm
Saturday 12:00pm - 2:30pm & 6:30pm - 10:00pm
Sunday 12:00pm - 3:30pm
Parties Welcome
Parties Welcome
Cater well for Vegetarians
Cater well for Vegetarians

Chef/Patron Bruce Wass and his team of enthusiastic cooks offer fantastic, seasonal food, from lunchtime charcuterie plates & ploughmans with home made bread, to finely crafted dishes on the à la carte menu. The Jolly Sportsman provides a relaxed, friendly, professional meal experience. Fine cooking, not fine dining.

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by EG on 16 Jun 2019

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We've visited the Jolly Sportsman several times, and have always enjoyed the ambience and above all, the food. The fish dishes are especially good. One of the best restaurants in the county!

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by SIMON MCMILLAN on 15 Jun 2019

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Lovely evening with stunning food and wine. Will be back soon!!!!

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by AJR1976 on 13 Jun 2019

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The Jolly Sportsmen is a little off the beaten track but is well worth a visit. The pub is cosy and inviting, the staff are friendly and helpful, the food was tasty and the wine list offers a good selection at reasonable prices. I had the foie gras, rib eye steak and the dark chocolate tart and my wide had the melon, prosciutto and burrata, followed by a lamb shank special and the affogato. Overall a lovely evening.

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by Malcolm Greenslade on 10 Jun 2019

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Great as always with one exception. No point in taking orders for coffee with orders for desserts and then bringing the coffees out straightaway 10 minutes before the desserts.

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by Claire Coleman on 08 Jun 2019

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Relaxed atmosphere, fantastic service and great food! I will most certainly be treating myself to a visit again very soon