Brighton & South Downs

Campaign for Real Ale

Campaign for Real Ale

Elephant & Castle

White Hill
Lewes
BN7 2DJ
Telephone(01273) 473797
Real AleReal FireGardenLunchtime MealsEvening MealsGamesCiderSmokingFunction RoomSports TVWiFiServes LocAleMember Discount Scheme
Opening times: 11.30-11; 11.30-midnight Fri & Sat; 12-11 Sun

Due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic this pub is currently offering additional services:

Has re-opened but with reduced hoursTues - Thurs 12:30-9pm Fri - Sat 12:30-10pm Sun 12:30-8pm
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Regular beers: Harvey's Sussex Best Bitter

See more about this pub on WhatPub, CAMRA's national pub guide.

Built in 1838 to provide accommodation and stabling for a new road into the town the 'Ellie' is a spacious community based pub, home to one of the famous Lewes Bonfire societies and a Saturday Folk club. Major sporting events including the Rugby Six Nations are shown on a large screen TV. The pub has a large function room available for hire. The 2-3 changing guest beers are usually from a Sussex Brewer or other award winners. In addition they serve an increasing range of craft ales in bottles and cans from England, America, Australia, Germany and Sweden. The food is locally sourced. Open Tues to Sat, orders 2-6 (01273 473797) - collection 6-7:30 - ales & old rosie at £7 per litre plus usual wide range of bottles, basic meals (soups, pot meals) plus burgers on fri and sat.