If you’re looking for some good old-fashioned hospitality with a pint and pub grub, there’s a wide selection of places to choose in Chichester. Many of the pubs are located in beautiful historic buildings, with the oldest surviving pub in the city thought to be The Fountain on Southgate which dates back to the 18th century. Explore the city’s side streets, known as ‘Pallants or Twittens’ in Sussex, to find some real gems offering a range of wines and ales and serving up home-cooked food.

Nestling on the banks of Pagham Harbour Nature Reserve the 350 year old Crab & Lobster has been renovated creating one of the most stunning hideaways on the South Coast. Just a ten-minute drive from Chichester and its cultural, architectural…

The Duke and Rye exterior

No matter the occasion, it’s always better when good food and drink is involved. That’s where we step in. Our knowledgeable, friendly and down-to earth team are always on hand to make sure you get the most from your visit.…

Four Chestnuts food

Four Chestnuts is located in the city of Chichester, it is local to the Witterings and the South Downs National Park.

An image showing the Fox & Hounds pub in Funtington, West Sussex

The Fox & Hounds is a village pub with great food, cosy fires, large function room, beer garden in the heart of the village of Funtington, perfect for walkers and cyclists. The Fox & Hounds pub & restaurant offers fine…

An image of the exterior of The Angelsey Arms

The Angelsey Arms is a family-run pub in the lovely countryside of Boxgrove, West Sussex. Close to Chichester, the Goodwood Estate and Tinwood Estate Vineyard.  

An image showing the Barley Mow pub

The Barley Mow is a traditional Sussex country pub located in the pretty village of Walderton near Chichester, surrounded by beautiful untouched West Sussex countryside right in the middle of the South Downs National Park and just a short walk…

The Bell Inn exterior

The Bell Inn is situated in Chichester, West Sussex, opposite the Chichester Festival Theatre. It is a traditional pub serving home-made food, with a great selection of hand pulled real ales. It’s welcoming atmosphere and decor makes us one of…

The Bell Inn is a traditional pub situated opposite the world renowned Chichester Festival Theatre. It is known as the Theatre pub and is perfectly located for pre-show dining or a post-show catch-up with friends. We aim to use fresh…

The Chantry

At The Chantry, Chichester, we offer fast and friendly service, in addition to a relaxed and inviting atmosphere, right in the heart of the town centre.  The perfect venue for a spot of lunch/dinner, private party or just to have…

The Chichester is a traditional Inn, Grade 2 listed and dating from 1785, conveniently located within the old city walls, and a short walk to the Cathedral, Festival Theatre and Pallant House Gallery. With its separate dining and entertainment bars,…

Dining at The Crate and Apple

The team at The Crate and Apple have been serving the historic town of Chichester since August 2017. We are proud to support other local businesses and use only locally sourced seasonal produce showcasing the diversity of West Sussex and…

This has been a local landmark since 1910, when the two neighbouring inns combined. The Dolphin & Anchor is thought to date from 1649, while The Anchor is first recorded in 1768. This J D Wetherspoon pub takes its name…

The Earl of March is a country pub restaurant set against the picturesque backdrop of Goodwood and the South Downs in the village of Lavant near Chichester, West Sussex. It’s exceptional ‘country plush’ ambience, superb cuisine and wide range of…

The Eastgate Inn

A traditional pub dating back to the 1850s, The Eastgate was originally a small brewery. Still famous for its perfect pints, it’s now recognised as one of the best pubs in Chichester – promising great beer, hearty home cooking, and…

The Foundry – which used to be an ironworks – is proud to boast the largest beer garden in Chichester. But when it’s not sunny enough to enjoy all it offers, including a fabulous outdoor bar, you can be assured…

The Fountain Pub

The Fountain Inn is an actual proper pub serving a selection of fabulous local ales & international lagers. We stock 4 real ales on our pumps. Badger Best, Fursty Ferret, Tanglefoot & a seasonal guest ale, we also have a…

At the Four Chesnuts in Chichester, we pride ourselves on catering for all your needs in a warm and welcoming environment. Our friendly staff will make sure the Four Chesnuts feels like your home from home – serving you with…

The Fox Goes Free exterior and outside seating

400 years on and we’re still serving great food & ale.  The Fox Goes Free, near Goodwood, Chichester is a beautifully kept 400-year-old country pub restaurant and Inn with a well-respected reputation for wonderful home cooked food, real ales, hand-picked…

The George is a relaxed pub & smokehouse with comfortable leather sofas, real ales and outstanding food, situated in the historic market town of Chichester. Dating back to the early 18th century, The George stands next to the site of…

An image showing the Hare & Hounds in Stoughton

Welcome to The Hare and Hounds Pub. Set in the rolling South Downs, an area of outstanding natural beauty, in the picturesque village of Stoughton is the HARE & HOUNDS. A privately owned free house the pub has been a…

The Hole in the Wall

We’ve got a huge selection of beer, delicious home-cooked meals and friendly service. Our 8 real ales, 4 hand-pulled ciders and 20 keg beers are sourced from the most progressive, modern breweries from the UK and beyond. Owned and operated…

Traditional pub famed for its carvery and Sunday Roast, serving a wide variety of drinks and traditional pub food. Whatever your reason for visiting Chichester, whether it’s a day at nearby Goodwood, a trip to the Festival Theatre or sailing…

The Old Cross is a great local pub in the heart of the community, with friendly service and honest pricing.

Just a few minutes’ walk from Chichester Cathedral lies The Park Tavern – a cosy, traditional pub that offers the very best of British. Every visit promises fabulously fresh real ales, rustic home-made food and a warm welcome for all…

The Partridge Inn is a traditional pub set in the heart of the West Sussex countryside near Chichester, within the South Downs National Park. Located in the picturesque village of Singleton close to Chichester and Midhurst, our family friendly pub…

The Walnut Tree property

The Walnut Tree is located in the city of Chichester, it is local to the Witterings and the South Downs National Park.

An image showing the exterior of The White Horse, Chilgrove

Whether you’re looking for a pampering countryside getaway or just a pint of fine ale after walking the dog, we want you to make yourself at home. Cosy up in The Snug, unwind with a coffee and paper or join…

Join us at Trents in the heart of Chichester for freshly prepared, irresistible food all day, every day. Grab a drink, get comfy and let us do the rest.