Cafes and tea rooms

With a busy day of exploring ahead, taking a welcome break for some refreshments and a much needed rest is all part of the fun. Whether you’re looking to kick-start your day with a coffee or you’re stopping for a slice of homemade cake after a long walk, there are plenty of places in West Sussex to relax and recharge. From traditional tearooms in quaint villages to vibrant beachside hangouts, West Sussex boasts an outstanding array of cafes and tearooms for you to choose from.

Local guides

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Places to visit

Baked Worthing

Baked Worthing

What could be better than a cake café? Answer – Baked! Lo...
Baileys Artisan Gelato

Baileys Artisan Gelato

Located beside the historic Market Cross in the heart of Chi...
Tom's Food

Tom’s Food

Open for brunch and lunch, Tom’s Food is a combination of ...
Noble and Stace

Noble and Stace Chocolatiers

Noble and Stace create small batches of chocolates by hand u...
The Edge Café at Edgcumbes Roastery

The Edge Café at Edgcumbes Coffee Roasters

Located down a country lane, the Edge Café at Edgcumbes Roa...
Hotham Park Cafe

Hotham Park Cafe

Traditional breakfasts through to stone-baked pizza, salads ...
Billys

Billys on the Beach

A fun bustling seaside café where you can get fish and chip...
Ami-Bistro

Ami Bistro

A relaxed and welcoming café by day and warm informal bistr...

Take a break

If you’re looking for a traditional afternoon tea, historic Amberley Castle and secluded Ockenden Manor Hotel and Spa provide a perfect place to sit back and enjoy. Or, if you want to feel the sand beneath your toes while you enjoy a scone or two, visit the award-winning East Beach Café in Littlehampton. Many of our cafes specialise in home grown local produce to give you an authentic taste of West Sussex.

Tea room in West Sussex