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The Bat & Ball Country Pub and Haywards Restaurant

Call 01403 700199 for bookings and enquiries



Set in the heart of the Sussex countryside we will be serving seasonal dishes in a relaxed and welcoming setting. Our bar boasts a great selection of real ales alongside a carefully selected wine list and soft drink selection and is a great place to enjoy a light bite in front of an open fire.

Alternatively dine in the restaurant and enjoy the a la carte menu showcasing dishes carefully selected by Head Chef Adam.

The Bat & Ball will also offer the ideal location for weddings, private parties, special occasions and other celebratory affairs. The surrounding grounds and gardens will all be available to hire and the pub itself has a number of private areas that are perfect for office lunches and dinners.

We will be open 7 days a week
Bar open for coffee and drinks 12-11 Monday – Saturday and 12- 8 Sundays
Light bites menu available 3-6
Lunch Monday-Saturday 12-3
Dinner Monday- Saturday 6-9
On Sundays we serve our delicious Sunday roast in addition to an array of seasonal dishes 12-6pm

In order to ensure that our menu is prepared with the freshest ingredients, the menus shown are subject to regular changes.

If you have an enquiry regarding a specific dish shown on here, please don’t hesitate to call on 01403 700199 to discuss.

Christmas 2017 Opening Times

Christmas Eve 12-9 (Last orders for food 7pm)

Christmas Day 12-2 (Drinks Only)

Boxing Day 12-4 (Last orders for food 3pm) Reduced Menu

Wednesday 27th – Saturday 30th Usual Hours

New Years Eve Lunch served 12-3. Closed 4.30- 6.30 Dinner and Dance 7-1am

New Years Day 12-5 (Last orders for food 3.30)