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Cat Inn

The Cat Inn, North Lane, Queen's Sq, West Hoathly, RH19 4PP +44 1342602940

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Opening hours
Monday - Thursday : 12:00 - 14:00, 18:00 - 21:00
Friday & Saturday : 12:00 - 14:30, 18:00 - 21:30
Sunday : 12:00 to 14:30

Fabulous, 3 of us eating - the starters, main course and pudding were out of this world. Mostly three/four ingredients used only in each plate but amazing..definitely going back and will tell all and sundry.

Rich 14 June 2018
from Lindfield

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Featured in The Michelin Guide and The Good Food Guide, The Cat Inn West Hoathly is a traditional pub with an acclaimed, Bib Gourmand-winning restaurant. The 16th-century site sits in a picturesque hilltop village, surrounded by Sussex countryside.

Using seasonal and local produce where possible, The Cat Inn menu features elegantly served classics like beer-battered fish and chips, alongside Mediterranean-inspired dishes such as confit duck leg with caramelised orange purée and summer bean and orange salad. Exotic flavours can be found in the pistachio and onion pakora with pilau rice, or Singapore sweet chili prawns with fries and mango and avocado salad.

For dessert, try a selection of local artisan cheeses, or the sumptuous warm banana cake with caramelised banana, peanut ice cream, and salt caramel sauce. The Cat Inn near Crawley is a rustic country pub with inglenook fireplaces, oak beams, and local ales, whilst a large terrace allows for outdoor dining.

Only 25 minutes from Gatwick Airport, The Cat Inn in Sussex is a 7-minute drive from Kingscote Train Station.

Cat Inn

The Cat Inn, North Lane, Queen's Sq, West Hoathly, RH19 4PP

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Customer reviews for Cat Inn

4.8 ((((( (based on 28 reviews)
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  • lunch (23)
  • dinner (20)
  • luxury (6)
  • business (5)
  • private dining (5)
  • romantic (5)
  • al fresco (4)
  • child friendly (4)
  • value (4)
  • large parties (3)
  • trendy (3)
  • ((((( 14 June 2018 by Rich from Lindfield

    Fabulous, 3 of us eating - the starters, main course and pudding were out of this world. Mostly three/four ingredients used only in each plate but amazing..definitely going back and will tell all and sundry.

  • ((((* 31 October 2017 by Kieran from Horley

    really good. pigeon & pork belly

  • ((((( 24 August 2017 by Fiona from East Grinstead

    Great lunch as always

  • ((((( 6 July 2017 by Carole from East hoathly

    Excellent food and good service

  • ((((( 23 March 2017 by Gillian from Sussex

    Brilliant! Fabulous food, great landlord & staff. Beautifully & tastefully decorated & made to feel very welcome. Definitely worth going to & the special events they have.

  • ((((* 23 March 2017 by Shiraz from Forest Row

    Food excellent
    Service hesitant

  • ((((( 2 March 2017 by Elizabeth from Tenterden

    The meal was very good

  • ((((( 23 February 2017 by Jo from Crowhurst

    The Cat Inn is fabulous, the food is delicious and the service is friendly and efficient. I had the whole Brighton plaice with crayfish, capers, beurre noisette, charlotte potatoes and tenderstem broccoli. It was to die for!
    My dining companion drove all the way from London to sample the Cat Inn fare and was not disappointed. It's a bit of a drive from my home in Lingfield but it's worth making the journey to this fab place which has quickly become my favourite "local"

  • ((((( 3 February 2017 by Alda from Staplefield

    Wonderful atmosphere, great good and really lovely service. Will definitely come back and recommend to friends.

  • ((((( 6 January 2017 by Carole from Crowborough

    As good as ever!! My friend from Canada over for her 80th birthday just loved food,setting, and staff.
    Always our favourite place in the surrounding area to eat.
    Thankyou

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