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Best things to do in Lewes

Discover the city according to locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

Pub
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“Chapel Ln, East Chiltington, Lewes BN7 3BA Tel: 01273 890400 A well known and popular pub in the hamlet of East Chiltington, at the foot of the South Downs. Quite expensive - but generally good quality.”
12 locals recommend
Gastropub
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“Ditchling Rd, Plumpton, Lewes BN7 3AF Tel: 01273 890253 A lovely pub at the foot of the South Downs. A good menu - we eat here quite a lot.”
7 locals recommend
Premise
“A day at Plumpton Racecourse is certainly not just about the wonderful and exciting world of horse racing. We offer so much more. Plumpton work tirelessly to ensure this fantastic, easily accessible racecourse set in the stunning backdrop of the South Downs offers the ultimate day out for all. Travel from London is simple with Plumpton Station right on our boundary with direct access from London to the South coast. Plumpton stages 16 National Hunt race meetings throughout the season (September to May), including two feature races, the At The Races Sussex National, and the Totepool Sussex Champion Hurdle. The sheer excitement and atmosphere of a day at Plumpton Racecourse is a tradition ”
3 locals recommend
Natural Feature
“A tidal river which reaches the sea at Newhaven. You can enjoy riverside walks and cycling along it or pop a canoe in and paddle down it. ”
2 locals recommend
Postal Code
“beautiful location and views quiet- no traffic half moon pub jolly sportsman pub racecourse south downs cycle routes station local walks very good local shop and farm shops Lewes town close ”
1 local recommends
Convenience Store
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“Our fabulous local shop run by fal and Bim. It's open early and closes 7.30pm and 1pm on a Sunday. Everything is there. Including excellent frozen homemade meals from cook and local indian restaurant.”
1 local recommends
Locality
“This is a great place for country walks and country pubs. Check out the Jolly Sportsman for a good lunch option!”
2 locals recommend
Train Station
Locality
1 local recommends
Locality
1 local recommends