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 Partridge

The Partridge

“Real ale, real food, real people” The Brewery Tap! Just...
Black Horse under rainbow

The Black Horse

The Black Horse offers a relaxed and welcoming atmosphere. E...
The Crabtree's outdoor green building

The Crabtree

Set in the idyllic Sussex countryside just south of Horsham,...
The outside of The Fountain Inn

The Fountain Inn

Situated in Ashurst, and near the market town of Steyning, T...
The front of the Hollist Arms in Petworth West Sussex

The Hollist Arms

The Hollist Arms is a 18th Century pub at the heart of the p...
The outside of The George at Burpham

The George at Burpham

This 17th century gem is located in a traditional Sussex vil...
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...
A steak meal at The Old House Inn

The Old House Inn

Situated just minutes from Gatwick Airport yet with a surpri...
Large dining table inside The Seal restaurant

The Seal pub and restaurant

The Seal has been established for over 40 years and is a fam...
The outside of The Fox Inn

The Fox Inn

A 200 year old pub tucked down a country lane and just 150 y...
Halfway Bridge Inn

Halfway Bridge Inn

A Sussex dining destination in the heart of the South Downs,...
The outside of The Barley Mow

The Barley Mow

A Traditional country pub nestled within the pretty village ...
The outside of the Black Jug pub

The Black Jug

The Black Jug is a traditional pub with the bar at it's hear...
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 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...
Tipi with fairy lights

Ridgeview Winter Wine Garden

This transformation of the summer wine garden into the winte...

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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