Eastbourne’s finest gastro pub serving fresh food, quality drinks, ground coffees & snacks all day.


Welcome to Bibendum, an established public house since 1880.

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Reservations / Contact

For restaurant bookings, simply call us on 01323 735 363 where a member of staff will happily accommodate your party in our restaurant (subject to availability). Booking in advance is highly advisable.

For functions please call the number above
or email us reservations@bibendum-bar.co.uk.

When calling please ask for Heidi & she will be more than pleased to help.

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With over 20 premium beers (bottles & draught), specialist spirits from all over the world & an extensive and nicely balanced wine list, we always try to cater for the most distinguished tastes.

Whether you plan to enjoy some well deserved lunch, sip the evening away with a lovely cocktail, or just unwind with your friends & colleagues, Bibendum is the ideal place to benefit from the warm & friendly atmosphere, which flatteringly reflects in our customers coming back time after time.

A lounge area with cosy and comfortable seating is available for small events (max 20 people. ie. Christenings, Wakes, Weddings); ideal if you are planning a more intimate or informal occasion in the morning / afternoon, where we can also provide you with some fresh, homemade food (excludes Friday, Saturday & Sunday evenings).

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Our Conservatory restaurant boasts one of the best locations in town, overlooking Eastbourne’s Town Hall. It’s casual, elegant layout & rustic charm makes it the ideal venue for an unforgettable dining experience.

Here at Bibendum we are proud of our food & all the dishes are freshly prepared on the premises from carefully locally sourced, premium ingredients. Our menus change regularly according to the produce available for that season or the feedback from our customers. We are always happy to tailor a special menu for your special occasion too.

Simply click on the link below to see the menu’s

Please give us a call on 01323 735 363 to make your reservation. We are always pleased to help🙂

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Function Room

Function Room

Whatever the occasion, Bibendum is here to cater for your special event.

Whether you require a day or night function, we will help you decide on the best menus & entertainment available to make your occasion a memorable one.

To help you arrange your event, an appointment to see our function coordinator will be made so you can see the room & discuss any requirements you may have.

Give us a call anytime & ask to speak with Heidi on 01323 735363

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Whats On

Bibendums Big ‘Fun’ Quiz

Every 3rd Tuesday of the month  7.30pm for 8pm start. £50 cash prize every time plus special ‘lucky dip’ prizes. It’s a great ‘FUN’ quiz for any brain type. £2 per quiz brain. Food served until 9pm. Why not book a table in advance🙂

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Sunday Night Quiz

First Sunday night of every month from 7.30pm is the fiercely fought Bibendum Quiz. Only £2 per quiz brain. Great prizes & also a chance to win the Cash Roll over Pot…… WHICH PRESENTLY STANDS AT £194 …. $£$£$£

Wine & Gin Tasting Events

Our top somellier will bring you some beautiful wines to taste & we will also provide a selection food to match the wines & excite your palate. The cost will be £25 per head which will include everything on the evening. We will let you know when these amazing nights start or you can just give us a call.

Gin is becoming ever more popular & a Gin tasting evening will enlighten you to how complex but refreshing Gin can be. We only use Fever Tree Premium Tonics to accompany the many Gins we have to offer & you will be amazed with how these tonics & some adventurous garnishes can enhance each & every Gin we serve