The Poets Ale and Smokehouse


33 Montgomery Street, HOVE, East Sussex, BN3 5BF
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The Poets Ale & Smokehouse is a modern British community pub in Hove, East Sussex. We are proud to serve our tasty smokehouse menu alongside a great selection of draught beers, ales, wines & more, 7 days a week. We also have a selection of daily specials, our kids’ menu, and traditional roasts on Sundays.

We are a family & dog friendly pub with a spacious main bar and a cosy snug area complete with our fireplace. We also have a wonderful secret garden out the back and a dedicated function room just upstairs, for all your special occasions. We also show a fantastic selection of Live sports coverage throughout the year too.

Come pop in for a pint and say hello.   


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  • Guide dogs permitted
  • Steps to main entrance


  • Banqueting
  • Bar
  • Bar meals
  • BBQ Food Served
  • Cater for vegetarians
  • Full liquor licence
  • Licensed
  • Meals served all day
  • Outdoor eating area
  • Serve evening meal
  • Serve lunch
  • Special dietary requirements catered for
  • Traditional Sunday Roast
  • Vegetarians catered for

Children & Infants

  • Accept children (Minimum age)
  • Children's Meals
  • Children's menu
  • Family Friendly, Children Welcome
  • Highchair
  • Highchair(s) available

Establishment Features

  • Available for wedding receptions
  • Beer Garden
  • Cask Ales
  • Chef
  • Dogs welcome
  • Garden / Grounds for visitors use
  • Garden/patio for guests' use
  • Groups accepted
  • LGBT Friendly
  • Local Produce
  • No smoking in dining area
  • Open all year round
  • Open Christmas
  • Open New Year
  • Open on bank holidays
  • Pets accepted
  • Regular evening entertainment
  • Smokers welcome - Smoking permitted in outdoor areas
  • Wine Selection
  • Wireless Internet Access

Parking & Transport

  • On street parking only - Residential area with residents parking, check local signage for info.
  • Railway station within 5 miles
  • Railway station within walking distance

Payment Methods

  • American Express accepted
  • Maestro Accepted
  • MasterCard accepted

Provider Preferences

  • Al fresco dining
  • In town/city centre
  • Some no smoking areas

Travel & Trade

  • Wi-fi available

Opening Times

Season (1 Jan 2024 - 31 Dec 2024)

* Monday - Thursday
12pm - 11pm

12pm - 12am

11am - 12am

12pm - 11pm

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