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Top bar recommendations from locals

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“Great Sunday roasts! Also their weekend DJ evenings are such good fun too!”
  • 15 locals recommend
Bar
“Lovely pub, full of atmosphere and great ale - many guest ales. At the very end of South Street cul de sac. Offers great pizzas (take away available too) from midday - 10pm. To book or order a takeaway, call 01273 471018. ”
  • 16 locals recommend
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“If you walk from Ditchling to lewes, or just visit Lewes by car, this pub is a truly British place to go. Good pub grub.”
  • 10 locals recommend
Bar
“Proper Lewes pub - achieved national fame when boycotted as landlords refused to serve Harvey's - the local brew”
  • 12 locals recommend
Café
“Local, friendly restaurant near this house. Good for lunches, dinners and coffee & cake.”
  • 10 locals recommend
Bottle Shop
“Wine bar selling a wide selection of delicious wines either to take away or to enjoy on site with cheeses or charcuterie”
  • 5 locals recommend
Bar
“Lovely restaurant and wine bar for an intimate lunch or dinner. Worth calling ahead to book a table as it's quite a small place.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Bar
“Relaxed atmosphere and great for families. Great food and amazing cocktails!”
  • 3 locals recommend
Bar
“Brilliant for live music, dancing and atmosphere. Central Lewes, mixed age group, but generally over 30. Average drink prices.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Bar
“Good steak-frites, reasonably priced wine, nice atmosphere. Parking either in council car park in St Anne's Crescent, or Westgate Car Park, both within a few minutes walk.”
  • 4 locals recommend
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“Affectionately called “the Elly” by its patrons, I really like this pub for its huge shared timber tables, largest range of bottled & canned craft beers in Lewes, huge enthusiasm for all things rugby (several large screens for the big games) and good value for money meals with lots of special offers. -> 1 min walk. ”
  • 2 locals recommend
Bar
“One of our favourite pubs. They've got a lovely sun terrace out the back for nice days and do some really nice pub food! ”
  • 3 locals recommend
Multiplex
“The Depot (next to Lewes station) is a wonderful arthouse cinema - also with café / winebar / restaurant.”
  • 24 locals recommend
Bar
“Traditional Lewes pub with a rustic feel serving beer brewed over the road in Harveys Brewery. Serves food also.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Bar
“Little pub at the other end of the street. Good selection of beers and pork scratchings! Also try out the local game of Toad.”
  • 2 locals recommend
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“Recommended pub. Traditional quiet front bar and separate rear bar with pool table and sports screens. Good value food, excellent service and good beers.”
  • 1 local recommends