This week at The Beacon

Thursday 7-11



Come and visit our weekly retreat on the hill. Meet mates, bring your sewing, sit and have a read or play table tennis. Kitchen serving from 7-9. This week is hand made pizzas…




Frame Giveaway – We have a pile of frames needing new homes, free to anyone who wants to collect this Thursday evening.


Sunday Lunch 12-4



Why not book in with us for your Sunday roast? This week is a classic local roast chicken or nut roast with all the trimmings. Pud is a seasonal fruit crumble. Call to book 01424 431 305.




Winter Is Coming

Too early to think about Christmas? Yes, we think so too. Although. we are aware that many of you may be looking for a place to hold your annual family gathering or staff party. Well, look no further. We’re here! We will be taking bookings throughout December for private dining, parties and gatherings of good cheer. Get in touch to show your interest

A very special event

As well as our usual openings this week we have a very exciting event on Saturday night!



Thursday 7-11

Come and have a chat, a drink and a bite to eat, play table tennis or sit round the brazier in the garden. Thursday welcomes you to our hilltop weekly retreat.



Saturday 7pm


Hailing from Hastings (now living in London and touring the country with her fab words) Salena is with us for one night only. She has carefully selected her collective for the evenings show so please do come and welcome Salena & Friends. Tickets only £5, bar & kitchen open from 7pm.


Sunday 12-4 Pie Week



Local steak & ale or squash, spinach & goats cheese

Both served with mash & seasonal vegetables.

Followed by Jumbleberry Crumble



Hope to see you over the weekend


Lots to see up here on the hill

This week

Thursday 7-11 

Come and have a drink, a bite to eat, meet friends and play table tennis. Our gardens are open while the weather stays warm. All welcome. This weeks menu is a chorizo or bean chilli with house slaw & rice.

Saturday 11-5 – Coastal Currents Continues

Your final chance to see our artists studios fling open their doors and reveal what’s inside. We’ve got two floors of local sellers too from clothing & jewellery to cushion covers and baby blankets.

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Sunday Lunch (also Coastal Currents final day) 12-4


Coming soon, not to be missed!





Thursday 22nd September (7pm) Our next Clothes Sale, get in touch now to book your stall


The weekend is almost here!


We kick off our weekend with a Thursday night. Open from 7pm our bar and kitchen will be ready to serve you a fine selection of food and drinks. Come and meet friends, bring your latest knitting project or score a few rounds on the table tennis, everyone welcome…


This weeks Thursday menu is a Greek style Meze including Keftedes (Greek meat balls or a vegetarian alternative of aubergine balls) with greek salad, houmous, tzatziki, gigantes & pitta breads. Food served till 9 but come early to avoid disappointment.

Also this Thursday…cartoonlogo


The next meet & greet for cartoonists, comic artists, illustrators & fans – all in relation to the up and coming 1066 cartoon festival. Please do drop in!



This weekend is Coastal Currents

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We have a lot to see here at The Beacon but we’re also open for lunch, drinks & afternoon teas so you can make an afternoon of it.

Saturdays Menu will be a Ploughmans with English Cheddar, home baked ham, fresh breads, pickles and slaw.

Sunday is our traditional British lunch menu, this week is



For bookings or any other enquiries please call us on 01424 431 305 or email




Important News

So, to start, a couple of announcements…

unnamedIf you wish to visit our clothing boutique Clothesline, please note it is now open on a Tuesday (2-5) and not a Thursday. You can also call us to arrange an appointment.




Also, this Thursdays Fair’s Fayre is being postponed, sorry! We will still be open as usual for food and drinks though.



Back to it…

This Thursday is TACO NIGHT 7-11

Choose from

Roast sweet potato & Chorizo


Roast sweet potato & feta

Both with roast peppers, slow cooked beans, house slaw & pickles.

Sunday Lunch 12-4



Give us a shout if you’d like to book a table on 01424 431 305 or email

Thursday Night Trattoria & a Sunday Pie

Thursday 7-11 – The Beacon Trattoria (a casual Italian-style eatery)

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Mains £10

Our Oven baked Ragu

British beef, smoked bacon, sun dried tomatoes, rosemary & red wine. Slow cooked for an intense flavour, served with fresh pasta and a crisp green salad

Fresh Pesto

Freshly made basil pesto, fresh pasta, baked garlic parmesan courgettes and a crisp green salad

Green Bean Mac & Cheese

Seasonal green beans & fresh Macaroni in a rich cheese sauce, topped with Parmesan and baked in the oven. Served with a crisp green salad

Sides £2.50

Garlic Bread, Tomato, Mozzarella & Basil Salad , Garlic Parmesan Courgettes  or Green Salad

We’ve even got some Italian wines at the bar to sip whilst listening to some Italian music. Failing that…there’ll be the usual quirks such as table tennis and craft beers!

Sunday Lunch 12-4 Pie Week!

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Choose from our hand made pies

Local beef & beer in a suet pastry


Butternut squash, spinach & goats cheese (v)

Both served with garlic mash & seasonal vegetables.

Followed by “Hedgerow Frumble” (Yes we made this name up)

A selection of home grown (namely our Mulberries) and locally grown summer berries mixed together to make a fine compote, served over home made custard and topped with an oaty crumble. Divine!

To book a table or for any other enquiries please get in touch 01424 431 305 or


NEXT WEEK – Fairs Fayre.fairsfayre182

Thursday 25th – a night market for small businesses, creatives and makers to come and sell their wares. We have a few places left for stalls so please get in touch or spread the word to anyone who may be interested, thanks!



Please stay tuned for other events, we have a great line up coming your way!

This weekend at The Beacon

Firstly, a massive THANK YOU to all that came to last weekends garden party, it was such a great day. Our sincere gratitude to all those that entertained, cooked, cleaned and served. We look forward to next year!

So, this week with us…

Thursday 7-11 Pizza Night!
Screen Shot 2016-03-16 at 12.56.41Pizza night is back! Hand made pizzas fresh from the oven and loaded with your favourite toppings. From the bar we have our usual offerings of craft beers and great wines or for something slightly different why not give one of our home brewed spirits a whirl? We have strawberry gin and rhubarb vodka


Saturdays – We are no longer doing brunch on a Saturday however our venue is now available for private hire on these days so if you have an event, a celebration or fancy a private dining evening with your friends, get in touch.

Sunday Lunch 12-4

Screen Shot 2016-05-25 at 10.35.28 This weeks menu is a local roast belly of pork with apple sauce or our favourite nut roast recipe with a wild mushroom sauce. Both served with roasties and seasonal vegetables. Followed by Jumbleberry crumble and cream. Let us know if you’d like to book 01424 431 305.