The Old Vine pub, Cousley Wood, Wadhurst, East Sussex

Nestled in the small hamlet of Cousley Wood and ideally located for visitors to Bewl Water, The Old Vine provides a warm welcome to one and all. Established in c. 1515, the pub oozes charm and character, with open fireplaces and original low wooden beams.

We serve a wide range of real ales, lagers and ciders and have an extensive wine list. Our food menu combines traditional pub grub with hearty sharing platters suitable for all, including children and diners with specific dietary requirements.


The Old Vine, Cousley Wood Road, Wadhurst, East Sussex,



Monday: Closed

Tuesday - Sunday: 12 noon - 11pm


01892 784 467

01892 783 666


Pub grub done properly

We offer a range of traditional pub classics alongside modern-European tasting plates and sharing platters.

Our food is seasonal, handpicked and produced locally. 

We also have vegetarian, pescatarian, vegan and gluten-free options, so there's something for everyone!  

Feel free to take a look at our sample menu below. Please note, this does change frequently.


A home away from home

 Whether you're looking for a quick drink, a tasty meal or need a party venue, we have something for all.

  • Food served all day

  • Afternoon tea served 2-5pm

  • Large rear garden

  • Warm welcome for all the family

  • Well-behaved dogs welcome 

  • Local beers including Harveys from Lewes and Curious Brew from Chapel Down


Live Music at The Old Vine May 2022


                  Friday 6th Nigel Bagge Band                                                                                           Friday 13th The Deptford Rivieras             

Friday 20th The Paul Cook Blues Band


Friday 27th Sister Suzie Trio

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