Excellent Pubs

The eating out guide to country pubs, gastro pub restaurants and good pub food in West Sussex

West Sussex

. . . . See below for Bucks, Herts, Kent and Oxon

Eating out in some West Sussex pubs is now a great gastro delight, but finding those
English country pubs that serve really good food can often be difficult.
Most of the excellent pubs listed here have top restaurants, with many also serving good bar food.
Whether you’re in Horsham or Haywards Heath, Petworth or Chichester
we can guide you to the cream of good food pubs in West Sussex.

Select a town from the adjacent list to find pubs in that area . . .
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Pubs near Arundel

The George, Burpham
Burpham, Arundel BN18 9RR

The George

Unique pub and restaurant with a 300 year history
British rustic cooking with a twist
Classic English ales, local and guest ales available
Perfect location for walkers – dogs are welcome

01903 883131

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Pubs near Billingshurst

The Sir Roger Tichborne, Loxwood
Loxwood, Billingshurst RH14 0QS

The Sir Roger Tichborne

An attractive timber framed country pub
Open log fire and hearth
Home cooked food using local produce
Overlooking beautiful countryside

01403 751873

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The Countryman Inn, Shipley
Shipley, Horsham RH13 8PZ

The Countryman Inn

‘Traditional rural hostelry with open log fires
Cosy bar and a large restaurant
Cask conditioned Harvey’s and organic Horsham ales
Free-range meat and vegetables from local farms

01403 741383

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Pubs near Chichester

The Fox Goes Free, Charlton
Charlton, Chichester PO18 0HU

The Fox Goes Free

17th Century flint and brick inn
Fine food & drink
Attractive gardens
High standard accommodation

01243 811461

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The Royal Oak, East Lavant
East Lavant, Chichester PO18 0AX

The Royal Oak

Traditional values
Stylish restaurant & bar
Well appointed elegant accommodation
Attractive garden terrace

01243 527434

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The Three Horseshoes, Elsted
Elsted, Midhurst GU29 0JY

The Three Horseshoes

Garden with stunning views of the Downs
Excellent selection of real ales
Generous helpings of classic English dishes
Log fires and rustic charm

01730 825746

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The Earl of March, Lavant
Lavant, Chichester PO18 0BQ

The Earl of March

Freshly prepared seasonal food
Refurbished interior
Leather sofas and open wood fire
Private dining available

01243 533993

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The Crab & Lobster, Sidlesham
Sidlesham, Chichester PO20 7NB

The Crab & Lobster

Stylish waterside hideaway
Comfortable blend of old and new
Terrace for alfresco summer dining
Menu sourced from local producers

01243 641233

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Pubs near Haywards Heath

The Eight Bells, Bolney
Bolney, Haywards Heath RH17 5QW

The Eight Bells

Much restored but retains locals' atmosphere
Excellent homemade food at affordable prices
Weddings, Christenings, Christmas parties, other functions
B&B available in adjacent Tudor beamed cottage

01444 881396

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The Coach & Horses, Danehill
Danehill, Haywards Heath RH17 7JF

The Coach & Horses

Upbeat rural pub overlooking South Downs
Roaring fire & real ales
Rustic dining in the converted stable
Fine ingredients & a team of talented chefs

01825 740369

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The Half Moon, Warninglid
Warninglid, Haywards Heath RH17 5TR

The Half Moon

Totally refurbished eating pub
Good modern cooking
Rural village setting
Bright FM Pub of the Year (2008)

01444 461227

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Pubs near Henfield

The Ginger Fox, Albourne
Albourne, Henfield BN6 9EA

The Ginger Fox

A relaxed foodie pub
Local fish and meat
Functions and parties welcome
Relaxed atmosphere – country walk

01273 857888

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Pubs near Horsham

The Fountain Inn, Ashurst
Ashurst, Steyning BN44 3AP

The Fountain Inn

Cosy 16th century inglenook bar
Real ales available in the flagstoned bar
Wholesome food and game dishes a speciality
Skittle alley for some retro fun!

01403 710219

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The Eight Bells, Bolney
Bolney, Haywards Heath RH17 5QW

The Eight Bells

Much restored but retains locals' atmosphere
Excellent homemade food at affordable prices
Weddings, Christenings, Christmas parties, other functions
B&B available in adjacent Tudor beamed cottage

01444 881396

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The Crown Inn, Dial Post
Dial Post, Horsham RH13 8NH

The Crown Inn

Classic & Innovative Dishes
Choice of Four Dining Areas
B&B Available

01403 710902

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The Crabtree, Lower Beeding
Lower Beeding, Horsham RH13 6PT

The Crabtree

Family Run in Welcome Surroundings
Local, Seasonal Food
Real Ale

01403 892666

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The Green Man, Partridge Green
Partridge Green, Horsham RH13 8JT

The Green Man

Fresh locally sourced fish and game a speciality
19th century red brick building with an open fire
Traditional British and local real ales
Beautiful secluded garden and patio area

01403 710250

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The Chequers Inn, Rowhook
Rowhook, Horsham RH12 3PY

The Chequers Inn

Quality local produce and game at sensible prices
Top class range of real ales available
Excellent selection of wines from around the globe
Recipes of popular dishes available to recreate

01403 790480

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The Countryman Inn, Shipley
Shipley, Horsham RH13 8PZ

The Countryman Inn

‘Traditional rural hostelry with open log fires
Cosy bar and a large restaurant
Cask conditioned Harvey’s and organic Horsham ales
Free-range meat and vegetables from local farms

01403 741383

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The Greets Inn, Warnham
Warnham, Horsham RH12 3QY

The Greets Inn

Quintessentially English country pub
Fresh locally sourced ingredients
Good value Sunday lunch
Locals bar and spacious restaurant

01403 265047

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The Half Moon, Warninglid
Warninglid, Haywards Heath RH17 5TR

The Half Moon

Totally refurbished eating pub
Good modern cooking
Rural village setting
Bright FM Pub of the Year (2008)

01444 461227

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Pubs near Midhurst

The Three Horseshoes, Elsted
Elsted, Midhurst GU29 0JY

The Three Horseshoes

Garden with stunning views of the Downs
Excellent selection of real ales
Generous helpings of classic English dishes
Log fires and rustic charm

01730 825746

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The Duke of Cumberland Arms, Midhurst
Henley, Midhurst GU27 3HQ

The Duke of Cumberland Arms

Traditional flagstones & wooden scrubbed tables
Fresh fish from the south coast
Views over Blackdown and the Surrey hills
Cedar Room - excellent venue for parties and functions

01428 652280

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The Halfway Bridge Inn, Lodsworth
Lodsworth, Petworth GU28 9BP

The Halfway Bridge Inn

17th century feel with a modern ambience
Local produce is served wherever possible
Fresh fish, meat and vegetables from London markets
Contemporary styled rooms with rustic feel

01798 861281

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The Keepers Arms, Trotton
Trotton, Petersfield GU31 5ER

The Keepers Arms

Traditional pub atmosphere
Imaginative food and good wine
Polished wood floor and open log fire
Traditional pub dishes and menu of the day

01730 813724

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Pubs near Petworth

Badgers, Coultershaw Bridge
Coultershaw Bridge, Petworth GU28 0JF

Badgers

Oak panelled bar of railway inn
Fresh fish a speciality
Log fires in winter
Views over garden in summer

01798 342651

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The Halfway Bridge Inn, Lodsworth
Lodsworth, Petworth GU28 9BP

The Halfway Bridge Inn

17th Century feel with a modern ambience
Local produce is served wherever possible
Fresh fish, meat and vegetables from London markets
Contemporary styled rooms with rustic feel

01798 861281

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The Hollist Arms, Lodsworth
Lodsworth, Petworth GU28 9BZ

The Hollist Arms

Traditional village pub with open fires
The Snug is available for private functions
Wonderful home cooked food
Choice of real ales and fine wines

01798 861310

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The Noah's Ark Inn, Lurgashall
Lurgashall, Petworth GU28 9ET

The Noah's Ark Inn

Beautiful 16th Century Inn – village location
Inglenook fireplace and ancient beams
Traditional British food with a contemporary twist
Real ales and full wine list

01428 707346

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The Welldiggers Arms, Lowheath
Low Heath, Petworth GU28 0HG

The Welldiggers Arms

English pub with old world character – countryside location
Cosy and warm log burner, sunny garden with views
Home cooked fresh food, mostly sourced locally
Real ales and great menu

01798 342287

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Pubs near Steyning

The Fountain Inn, Ashurst
Ashurst, Steyning BN44 3AP

The Fountain Inn

Cosy 16th century inglenook bar
Real ales available in the flagstoned bar
Wholesome food and game dishes a speciality
Skittle alley for some retro fun!

01403 710219

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