Cafes, farm shops 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.

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Delicious cakes on display at Truffles Bakery

Truffles Bakery

Truffles bakery is British baking at its best! Having been l...
Outside of the Cowdray Farm Shop and Cafe

Cowdray Farm Shop and Café

The Cowdray Farm Shop and Café are situated on the 16,500 a...

Cloisters Kitchen and Garden

Situated within the majestic cloisters of Chichester Cathedr...
Smiling staff member from Edge by the Sea independent coffee shop infront of green and yellow beach huts in Littlehampton, Sussex

Edge by the Sea

Edge by the Sea is an independent coffee shop and takeaway o...
Relish Cafe in Henfield's front inside desk

Relish

Situated on Henfield high street, Relish is a stone’s thro...

Baked Worthing

With over 50 flavours of brownie and blondie to choose from,...
Inside tables at the Ami Bistro

Ami Bistro

A relaxed and welcoming café by day and warm informal bistr...
Billys on the beach interior view of diners enjoying lunch

Billy’s on the Beach

Billy's on the Beach is a fun bustling seaside café offerin...

Coast Cafe

Situated at the quiet eastern end of Worthing's fine 5 mile ...
Amberley Castle Hotel, main gate and gardens

Afternoon tea at Amberley Castle

Enjoy a home-made afternoon tea of finger sandwiches, fruit ...
Internal view of Christina's tea room and gift shop

Christina’s tea room and gift shop

Christina’s afternoon tea room and gift shop serves a trad...
The outside of Amberly Village Tea Room

Amberley Village Tea Room

We offer a range of loose leaf teas and locally roasted coff...
The inside of Tom's Food

Tom’s Food

Open for brunch and lunch, Tom’s Food is a combination of ...
Aldwick Beach Cafe table on the beach

Aldwick Beach Cafe

Family run beach café situated opposite the Marine Park Gar...
Goodwood House afternoon tea

Goodwood House

What could be more enjoyable than the ritual of afternoon te...
The front of Crates Local Produce

Crates Local Produce

Crates Local serves amazing coffee from Horsham Coffee Roast...

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.

Cappuccino cake displayed in shop
Tea room in West Sussex

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