Restaurants

You’re spoilt for choice in West Sussex when it comes to high quality restaurants. For that special occasion, head to one of our award-winning restaurants and indulge in some exquisite fine dining. Our eateries can cater for a large family get-together or an intimate spot for a romantic dinner. West Sussex is home to some of the best restaurants on the South Coast. Benefitting from a back-garden of local produce from the South Downs, and fresh fish that’s locally caught, restaurants in West Sussex are not to be missed.

Restaurants in West Sussex icon
The Cat Inn bar and beer pumps

The Cat Inn

The Cat Inn is a 16th Century free house set in the pictures...
Entrance of Chambers restaurant in Shoreham

Chambers Bistro

Affordable modern bistro dining in style in the heart of his...
Multiple steaks on a plate

The Steakist

The Steakist serve the much loved classic steak and fries bu...
Hotham Park Cafe in the early evening

Hotham Park Cafe

Traditional breakfasts through to stone-baked pizza, salads ...
Inside view of The Richmond arms

The Richmond Arms

At the foot of the South Downs, the Richmond Arms has imagin...
Two armchairs at The Half Moon

The Half Moon

The Half Moon offers a warm welcome to their restaurant and ...
The Fat Greek Taverna sign

The Fat Greek Taverna

The food is all cooked using wood and charcoal. From Lamb Sh...
East Beach metal sculpture against the blue sea

East Beach Cafe

Great food, great architecture and a great location. Right o...
The outside of The Fountain Inn

The Fountain Inn

Situated in Ashurst, and near the market town of Steyning, T...
The outside of The Barley Mow

The Barley Mow

A Traditional country pub nestled within the pretty village ...
Vegan Street Food Co Logo

The Vegan Street Food Co.

The Vegan Street Food Company is 100% vegan and is also 100%...
The inside of Tom's Food

Tom’s Food

Open for brunch and lunch, Tom’s Food is a combination of ...
The outside of The Worlds End

The World’s End

Classic beamed country pub with deals on shared meals select...
Riverside Restaurant Cafe Bar outside picnic benches overlooking the water

Riverside Southdowns

Set into the stunning scenery of the South Downs National Pa...
Noodle seafood dish at Royal Thai Taste

Royal Thai Taste

Convenient location, warm welcome and, most importantly, ama...
Inside view of waitress at 47 Mussel Row

47 Mussel Row

As the name suggests, the dish of distinction here is a stea...

Seasonal, local food

Eating out is one the great pleasures in life and you’ll be sure to find something to suit you, whatever your tastes and needs. With a focus on seasonal ingredients, The Fig Tree in Hurstpierpoint serves up quality dishes made from local produce.

As a special treat or celebration, The Crab and Lobster near Chichester serve up outstanding food that’ll leave you wanting more. Explore our recommendations to find something you fancy.

Inside of the The Perch cafe and restaurant in West Sussex
The Ginger Fox Restaurant sign in Sussex

Local guides

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