George Hotel3 George Street
Due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic this pub is currently offering additional services:
Early April 2021 update for 12 April onwards: Open initially every day, 9 am to 9 pm (10 pm Fri & Sat), for drinks and a slightly reduced food menu. No advance bookings, just turn up and see if there's a free table.more information...
See more about this pub on WhatPub, CAMRA's national pub guide.
A town centre Wetherspoon's, comprising a spacious L-shaped bar with a small raised alcove, with an enclosed beer garden to the rear, and other outside seating areas. Situated opposite the Hailsham Pavilion, a classic Edwardian auditorium, The George has a range of very reasonably priced ales, with at least one LocAle. Occasional 'Tap takeovers' from a single brewery take place. Eight ciders/perry are stocked, six regular and up to six guests, served from a dedicated cool room for optimum temperature. The pub has been local CAMRA Branch Cider Pub of the Year in 2017, 2018 and 2019. The presentation pictures show the three awards being made, featuring successive pub managers, the local branch chair, vice chair and cider co-ordinator.