Bring your party to us this Christmas
A traditional pub in Lewes we can provide the perfect location for your festive party. We can provide festive buffets, sit-down meals and Christmas drinks. You can book tables or an area. Our main dining area can accommodate 20-25 people depending on the style of your party.
Our menu is packed full of tasty Christmas treats to cater for everyone, so you won’t be stuck for choice. You can also pre-book drinks with your package to get you in the festive spirit.
It’s your party
In our pack
you’ll find our Christmas menus and booking form. If you would like something more bespoke then please let us know and we will build you a menu to suit your budget. From here on in the party is in our hands, so get in touch today and let us help you make your Christmas a party to remember.
Our Christmas menu is available from the 1st November 2015 to the 10th January 2016. If you would like the menu after the 9th January don’t hesitate to ask & we will do our best to cater for you.
How to book
Please visit, phone or email us with your booking details. We are located in Western Road, Lewes near County Hall.
We look forward to hosting your Festive Party
Festive Sit-Down Menu
Sweet Potato & Butternut Squash Soup with Cardamom V
Fried scallops, Oxtail & Watercress Puree
Ham terrine Served with Piccalilli, Beetroot Glaze, Herb Croutons & Horseradish
Chicken Liver Pate Served with Red Wine Jelly & Tomato Chutney
Pancetta Wrapped Turkey Breast with celeriac purée and roast potatoes, vegetables,
Yorkshire pudding, stuffing and gravy
8oz Sirloin Steak served with Wholegrain Mustard Mash, Roasted Vegetables
Chestnut, Spinach & Blue Cheese en croute served with Roasted Vegetable
Whole Lobster new Baby Potato served with Mint Butter and Watercress, Chestnut and avocado salad (extra £5.00)
Traditional Christmas Pudding with Brandy and Rum sauce
Sticky Toffee with Pecan Toffee sauce and Vanilla ice cream
Creme Caramel with Christmas Ice Cream and Raspberry Coulis
Coffee (£2.00 extra)
Three Courses: £28.00 per head
Two Course £26.00
Let us know your budget and we’ll build you a bespoke menu around your requirements
If you would like to pre-order wines with your meal please choose from
the selection below and indicate your preferences on your booking form.
CUVEE JEAN PAUL SEC - France £14.00
RAPIDO WHITE DELLE VENEZIE PINOT GRIGIO - Italy £14.50
SIERRA GRANDE SAUVIGNON BLANC - Chile £14.50
MONT ROCHER VIOGNIER - France £16.95
MUSCADET SUR LIE DOMAINE – France £17.25
GAVI DI GAVI NUOVO QUADRO - Italy £18.95
CUVEE JEAN PAUL ROUGE - France £14.00
SIERRA GRANDE MERLOT - Chile £14.50
SEPTIMA MALBEC - Argentina £15.95
BODEGAS OLARRA ANARES RIOJA CRIANZA –Spain £15.95
U.PASSIMIENTO NERO D’AVOLA FRAPPATO – Italy £17.50
BERTON’S BLACK SHIRAZ - Australia £18.95
CHANTEBELLE SYRAH ROSE - France £14.50
RAPIDO ROSATO PROVINCIA DI PAVIA PINOT GRIGIO ROSE - Italy £14.50
PROSECCO BRUT CA’BOLANI - Italy £19.50
LUNETTA PROSECCO BRUT – Italy 20cl £5.95
LUNETTA ROSADO SPUMANTE – Italy £5.95
Other drinks are available. Please ask when making your booking
Did you know?
We are passionate about cask ale – the best cask ale pub with the best range in the area
Up to 8 ales on at any one time
We are a welcoming, proper pub for everyone in the community
A pub with a great atmosphere whatever time of day or night
The Black Horse is part of the community and supports local suppliers – there will be locally sourced food from Clarks Meat & Poultry, and beer from local microbreweries which include Burning Sky, Dark Star, Gun Brewery, Hastings & Longman Brewery
We look forward to welcoming your Festive Party. Don’t forget we are open all year round for lunch and dinner. We also take bookings for other celebrations and special occasions.