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Countryman Inn

Countryman Lane, Shipley, United Kingdom, RH13 8PZ
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Opening Information

Mon to Sat: 11am-3.30pm & 6pm-11pm

Sunday: 11am-5pm & 6.30pm-11pm

Please note that while we try to accomodate every request made, it may not always be possible. In confirming this booking you agree to show due courtesy to the restaurant by advising of status changes such as numbers, late running or cancellation.
Unfortunately, the bar and restaurant are not suitable for very young children - please call us on 01403 741383 to check before booking.

For bookings of 10 persons or more, please call to check availability. We may ask you for a Deposit in such cases.

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About Countryman Inn

The Countryman is surrounded by stunning open countryside set close to the small village of Shipley, the 3,500 acres of farmland owned by the Knepp Castle Estate provides the perfect backdrop for a pub lunch in the beer garden or an evening in front of the fireplace.

Inside you’ll find warming log fires in the winter, and cask conditioned Harvey’s and Organic Horsham ales in the cosy bar, together with over 30 wines from around the world.

As we do not have a dedicated play area or family room with high chairs we apologise if you find our restaurant is not suitable for very young children. However, you are more than welcome to bring your own personal booster seats for younger diners/children.

For Groups of 10 or more please contact Alan on: 01403 741383
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Cuisine: British
Dress Code: Casual
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Visited On Sunday, 17 February 2019

We found dining at The Countryman Shipley to be a lovely experience. Excellent food and excellent service plus the atmosphere is very 'homely' and extremely friendly. We enjoyed it so much I have already booked on line for lunch on Sun 22nd December 2019! This is my favourite place for lunch.

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Visited On Friday, 15 February 2019

Always a warm atmosphere, friendly locals add to your experience. Excellent home cooked food, served efficiently to your table. Always a good time, we will return.

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Visited On Wednesday, 13 February 2019

Excellent experience as usual

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Visited On Saturday, 09 February 2019

Thank you for a lovely meal once again. Always something on the menu to suit all tastes. Excellent and friendly service. We look forward to our next visit.

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Visited On Tuesday, 29 January 2019

Welcome atmosphere, delicious food and great service. Definitely recommended

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Visited On Sunday, 27 January 2019

Lovely country pub with amazing Yorkshire puddings!

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Visited On Thursday, 24 January 2019

Another excellent meal. All our food was excellent as was our waitress. Thank you

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Visited On Wednesday, 23 January 2019

Great lunch. Excellent service.

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Visited On Friday, 18 January 2019

Enjoyed our evening, 6 of us, would definitely return. It was quiet, suited us, notice we were only table eating by about 9.30pm

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Visited On Saturday, 19 January 2019

Always great food, wonderful hospitality, and a pleasant atmosphere. I love it when we introduce friends and family to The Countryman - their reaction is always the same, and they never complain if we suggest going back again!

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Visited On Monday, 24 December 2018

A lovely pre Christmas meal on Christmas Eve, thank you. Food and service both great as usual. Staff very helpful when I needed to change the time of the booking at the last minute too!

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Visited On Monday, 24 December 2018

Went for christmas eve lunch and lovely friendly atmosphere with xmas crackers on the tables. Lovely food as always!

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Visited On Saturday, 22 December 2018

Very relaxed and pleasant atmosphere. Food good and lovely and hot. I personally would have preferred more appropriate veg with my skate wing. I felt that parsnips and sprouts were more suitable for the meat dishes.

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Visited On Saturday, 22 December 2018

Great food, great service.

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Visited On Saturday, 22 December 2018

Lovely staff and great food.

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Visited On Saturday, 22 December 2018

We love this pub. The food is excellent and the ambiance wonderful. Thoroughly recommend it.

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Visited On Wednesday, 19 December 2018

I booked my work’s Christmas lunch here and was thoroughly impressed. Delicious food and lovely atmosphere and at a reasonable price. A lovely traditional pub environment. I will be coming again. Thank you!

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Visited On Wednesday, 19 December 2018

Always delicious and served by such lovely staff.

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Visited On Monday, 17 December 2018

Limited vegetarian menu. Slight disappointment that the Festive vegetarian option was not on the specials board. Service was lovely with a very full restaurant!

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Visited On Sunday, 16 December 2018

Amazing staff, delicious food and all round great place to eat and drink. Wouldn't hesitate to recommend to friends and family, my only regret is that sometimes it's difficult to get a booking, because it's so great!

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Visited On Sunday, 16 December 2018

Delicious food and best onion rings in whole Sussex if not in the world

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Visited On Saturday, 15 December 2018

A little slow serving but very nice food, will definitely book again.

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Visited On Thursday, 13 December 2018

Great service, excellent food and a very pleasant atmosphere.

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Visited On Wednesday, 12 December 2018

Nice meal with good service in a homely atmosphere.

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Visited On Tuesday, 11 December 2018

An excellent lunch as always.

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