top of page

Contact Us

Book a table

The Poets Ale & Smokehouse
33 Montgomery Street
East Sussex

For same day bookings or assistance, call us on 01273 272212

Book a table Online

Tables can be booked up to 60 days in advance.

If you're after a table of more than 10ppl, or for big matches (Six Nations / Euros etc)  please contact our dedicated events team

Booking Info:

Online bookings cannot be made for the same day. Please call the pub directly on 01273 272212 if you would like to request a same day booking. 


We ask that you notify us of a cancellation or any changes to the number of guests at least 24hrs prior to your booking. Please notify us via the cancellation link in your booking confirmation email or alternatively, call the pub directly to speak to one of our team. We require at least 48hrs notice of cancellation in order to return an area deposit. 

If you are unable to make your booking, or, if you are going to be considerably late for your booking, you must call us on 01273 272212. We reserve the right to release your table if you are more than 20 minutes late for your booking without informing a member of the pub team over the phone.


Assistance with Bookings:

If you need to make changes to your booking, or require additional assistance, please call us on 01273 272212 to speak with a member of our pub team. Our mail & social inboxes are monitored during office hours, Monday to Friday so please call us for assistance. Thank you.

Opening Hours:
Monday - Thursday: 12pm - 11pm
Fridays: 12pm - 12am
Saturday: 11am - 12am
Sunday 12pm - 11pm

Food Service Hours:
Monday - Saturday: 12pm - 9pm

Sunday: 12pm - 8pm

We are a family & dog friendly pub however we ask that you follow our house rules.

Children are welcome on our premises until 8pm unless pre-arranged with pub management in advance.


Well behaved dogs are welcome (leads on, paws on floors etc)

We have dog bowls and usually, a selection of dog

treats on the bar.


Thank you.

*Please be aware that due to the current climate, all Opening & Food service times are subject to change. Please Call us

direct if unsure. 

bottom of page