We welcome you to The Forge.  We are a family owned business, run by myself Manny and my wife Aru Bedi.  We look forward to welcome you any time.

Our restaurant

Our Restaurant offers an a la carte menu during lunch and evenings Monday to Saturday, as well as a carvery from 12pm to 7pm on Sunday.  Our menu changes weekly with seasonal dishes and our desserts are all homemade from the old classics and modern desserts. Our Pub offer local ales to all the top lagers. […]

Our Place

The Forge is a charming country inn set in the heart of Sussex, is adjacent to unspoilt woodland and has a large car park. The location, close to the Sussex Downs and Ashdown Forest, makes it an ideal base for exploring some of the most beautiful countryside in Southern England, as well as the many local attractions and nearby coastal resort.

The Forge is an ideal base for visiting many of the historic and interesting sites in the area such as Hartfield, home of AA Milnes' famous character Winnie the Pooh. The beautiful gardens of Sheffield Park, Wakehurst, Nymans and Leonardslee are all within easy distance as is the attractive Sussex Coast.

Places of historical interest include:
  • Country town of Lewes and village of Alfriston
  • Scotney Castle
  • Battle Abbey
  • Michelem Priory
  • the Royal Pavilion and Pevensey Castle
  • Drusillas Zoo Park
  • Newhaven Fort
  • Knockhatch Adventure Park
  • Bluebell Steam Railway 
Click here to read about the history of Halland
Free WiFi is avaiable in the Bar area.