The Poets Ale and Smokehouse is a modern British pub in Poets corner, Hove.

We serve delicious pub food seven days a week. From our famous smokehouse menu to traditional Sunday roasts and our kids menu,
we've got something for everyone to enjoy. We keep a top quality selection of cellar cool Harvey’s Ales, draught beers,
wines and spirits to enjoy in the main pub or our lovely beer garden.

The Poets is a family and dog friendly pub that is at the heart of the local community. We show a great range of live sports coverage for 
Football, Rugby, Tennis, F1 and more which can be enjoyed on our HDTVs dotted around the main bar.
We also have a cosy snug area around the other side of the pub if that's not your thing. 


We’re proud to offer something a little different from your average pub fare. Let our kitchen tempt you with it’s delicious dishes
from our onsite smoker and try out new and exciting flavours to tantalise your taste buds.
We also do traditional roasts on Sundays and we have a kids menu to keep the little ones happy.

We also offer a fantastic range of Vegetarian, Vegan & Gluten-free options so be sure to check out our menu  – Here – 

You can now book a table with us online, or give us a call on 01273 272212 and one of our team will be happy to help.

Looking to book a special occasion with us? for private hire enquiries email us on 

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American style comfort food is our business and business is good. Take a look at our full menu here.

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Live sports coverage, sunny beer garden, function room available for private parties and more.

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