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Olde Smugglers Inn

Waterloo Square
Alfriston
BN26 5UE

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Opening Times

MondayMidday - 11.00 pm
TuesdayMidday - 11.00 pm
WednesdayMidday - 11.00 pm
ThursdayMidday - 11.00 pm
FridayMidday - 11.00 pm
SaturdayMidday - 11.00 pm
SundayMidday - 10.30 pm

Autumn

Mondayclosed
TuesdayMidday - 3.00 pm
5.00 pm - 11.30 pm
WednesdayMidday - 3.00 pm
5.00 pm - 11.30 pm
ThursdayMidday - 3.00 pm
5.00 pm - 11.30 pm
FridayMidday - 3.00 pm
5.00 pm - 11.30 pm
SaturdayMidday - 11.30 pm
SundayMidday - 10.30 pm

Meal Times

12 - 2.30, 6 - 8.30 Mon - Fri
12 - 3, 6 - 9 Sat
12 - 7 Sun
Winter No Service Mon
12 - 2.30, 6 - 8.30 Tue - Fri
12 - 3, 6 - 9 Sat
12 - 7 Sun

About the Pub

Nestled in the South Downs this historic, friendly, cosy village pub was built in 1358 and still holds its character today with its impressive, dominating inglenook fireplace, oak beams and brick floor in the main bar area. It is Grade II listed, a series of small rooms at various levels lead through to a conservatory, a large sun trap patio and tranquil walled garden with picnic tables. Good quality pub food is offered, often locally sourced, accommodation is also available. Several Sussex traditional themed nights are held throughout the year, Toad in the Hole is played, an old Sussex game.

In its day it is said to have had six staircases, twenty one rooms, forty eight doors and numerous corridors and hiding places and was known to have been the meeting place for smuggling gangs. It is unusual in that it bears two names, the Market Cross, which can be seen on the swing sign, as well as Ye Olde Smugglers Inn.

The pub was a finalist in the local CAMRA Branch Pub of the Year competition in 2019 and was awarded Country Pub of the Year; the presentation picture shows the award.

Regular cask ales

This pub serves 1 regular beer.

  • Harvey's Sussex Best Bitter

Changing cask ales

This pub serves 4 changing beers.

Changing beers typically include:

  • Long Man Long Blonde

Such as Long Man & Holler Boys and including Harveys Old in season.

Source: Local

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Olde Smugglers Inn, Alfriston

Features

  • RealAle Real Ale Available
  • Cider Real Cider Available

    Seacider.

  • LocAle LocAle Accredited
  • Quiet Quiet Pub

Facilities

  • LunchtimeMeals Lunchtime Meals
  • EveningMeals Evening Meals
  • Garden Pub Garden
  • DogFriendly Dog Friendly
  • FamilyFriendly Family Friendly
  • Accommodation Accommodation
  • Games Traditional Pub Games

    Toad in the Hole.

  • LiveMusic Live Music
  • RealFire Real Fire
  • Restaurant Restaurant Area
  • Smoking Smoking Area
  • WiFi Wifi

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Olde Smugglers Inn

Waterloo Square
Alfriston
BN26 5UE

Sat Nav Reference

50.8082, 0.156225

Transport

  • <Bus Close to Bus Routes

Nearby Bus Routes (10m)

125, 126, Cuckmere Community Bus

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