Pubs and inns

You’re in for a treat if you’re on the hunt for fantastic pubs offering top quality food and drink. Covering the whole county, West Sussex is home to some of the best traditional and contemporary pubs and inns. Whether you’re stopping off to refuel after a long walk, want to soak up the countryside over a leisurely lunch or sample local ales and produce, there are plenty of options to tickle your fancy.

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The outside of The Black Rabbit

The Black Rabbit

Hall and Woodhouse is one of the few remaining regional fami...
The outside of The Swan Inn

The Swan Inn

Founded over 600 years ago the Swan Inn has welcomed village...
The cosy fire at The Royal Oak in Poynings

The Royal Oak

The perfect country to pub to relax after a walk over the So...
Inside The Old Bike Store, Worthing's craft beer bar

The Old Bike Store

The Old Bike Store is Worthing's craft beer bar that serves ...
The Crabtree's outdoor green building

The Crabtree

Set in the idyllic Sussex countryside just south of Horsham,...
Inside bar of The Badgers in Petworth

The Badgers

The Badgers is a privately owned freehouse nestled in the he...
Duke of Wellington boot hanging in front of the pub in Shoreham

Duke of Wellington

The Duke of Wellington or The Welly is a free house, located...
The lounge at the Noah's Ark Inn in Petworth

The Noah’s Ark

The Noah’s Ark is a beautiful 16th Century pub in the hear...
Outside sign of The Greets Inn in Warnhum

The Greets Inn

The Greets Inn in Warnham is an historic village pub, dating...
The outside of The Corner House

The Corner House

On the site of one of Worthing’s oldest pubs, The Corner H...
The Cat Inn bar and beer pumps

The Cat Inn

The Cat Inn is a 16th Century free house set in the pictures...
The front of The Curious Pig in the Parlour

The Curious Pig in the Parlour

Located in Copthorne near Gawtick, The Curious Pig in the Pa...
The Cricketers, Duncton near Petworth

The Cricketers

The Cricketers is a 16th Century pub situated between Chiche...
The Bax Castle in Horsham

Bax Castle

Bax Castle is a traditional pub serving the finest quality f...
Front of The Bridge Inn country pub

The Bridge Inn

A country pub and kitchen in the heart of the South Downs. T...
The Royal Oak sign

The Royal Oak Inn

The Royal Oak Inn is a restaurant with rooms, serving food m...

Fantastic local pubs

With West Sussex the home of well-known names like Bedlam Brewery and Bolney Wine, many pubs across the county serve our local tipples. The White Swan in Bosham is perfect if you’re looking for seasonal food and drink, while The George in Burpham has been voted ‘No.1 Pub to Walk to’ by The Sunday Telegraph. Whatever you’re looking for, enjoy a well-deserved drink at one of our finest pubs after a day of exploring.

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The Stand Up Inn sign

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