Wingrove House

(56 Reviews)
High Street, Alfriston, East Sussex, South East England, BN26 5TD
Modern British
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Opening hours

Monday to Sunday: 12:00 - 20:00.

Restaurant description

An elegant 19th century colonial-style country house with stunning hotel rooms, restaurant, lounge and terrace areas, Wingrove House is set in the beautiful and historic East Sussex village of Alfriston. Offering modern British cuisine, the restaurant has a bright and spacious feel with beautiful views over to the village church on the Tye.

Wingrove House serves traditional Sunday lunches and stunningly presented dinners created by a team led by the highly experienced Executive Chef Mathew Comben. Enjoy delectable dishes like braised venison in Longman ale, pan fried of seabass with curried crab or wild mushroom with winter vegetable pie, all made with fresh, seasonal ingredients sourced from Sussex’s finest producers.

The tempting selection of desserts includes warm ginger sponge with rum toffee sauce and rich chocolate delice with passion fruit sorbet. For an overnight or weekend stay, Wingrove House offers excellent accommodation.

Wingrove House Alfriston is a great starting point for picturesque walks and meandering cycle rides through the East Sussex countryside. It is easily accessible from the A27 and is a 9-minute drive from Polegate and Seaford Rail Stations.

Dishes displayed on a la carte menus are representative of the type of food available at the restaurant.

Customer reviews for Wingrove House
(based on 56 reviews)

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Recommended for

  • afternoon tea (9)
  • al fresco (14)
  • breakfast (9)
  • business (4)
  • child friendly (1)
  • dinner (39)
  • entertainment (1)
  • lunch (22)
  • luxury (13)
  • private dining (15)
  • romantic (19)
  • trendy (5)
  • value (6)
  • views (8)
  • By Gordon V from London
    22 September 2020

    All good

  • By Geoffrey R from Staines
    20 September 2020

    Over priced Sunday lunch was underwhelming. Nice location and good service.

  • By David W from Eastbourne
    19 September 2020

    Beautiful location, tentative and friendly staff. Been a handful of times and each time has been a great experience.

  • By Jane J from London
    17 September 2020

    There was a good range of dishes on the menu and that was why I booked. Although the evening was slightly cool after a hot day, we sat outside under a heater and were very comfortable. I couldn't fault the service. The waitresses were all friendly, attentive and professional. The food was well prepared and very tasty and we thoroughly enjoyed our meal.

  • By Lisa G from Sevenoaks
    9 September 2020

    Had a fantastic meal at The Wingrove- staff are friendly and professional we stayed here for one night and can’t wait to return

  • By Jen M from London
    5 September 2020

    We had a great meal and the service was top notch!

  • By Clive S from RYE
    27 August 2020

    very good

  • By Christine W from Seaford
    25 August 2020

    Lovely food but too expensive in comparison to other similar places Too cold in main restaurant Toilets had no tissues, hand towels, antibacterial gel and drying machine was much too slow No music in lounge area was told it was broken!!!

  • By Jennifer B from EASTBOURNE
    21 August 2020

    We came for dinner on Friday evening as a birthday treat for my boyfriend. The food was wonderful but we were very disappointed when our main courses came to the table as we had literally just finished the last mouthful of the starter. Our table should have been cleared before the mains arrived. We enjoyed the food but when you pay over £100 for the meal you do expect the service to be better.

  • By Andy T from Surrey
    20 August 2020

    Great food in spite of the C19 restrictions.

Restaurant Location Map
Wingrove House
High Street, Alfriston, East Sussex, South East England, BN26 5TD

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