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The Walnut Tree

Walnut Tree Vinnetrow Road | Runcton, Chichester PO20 1QB, England
+44 1243 785881
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Overview
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good28%
  • Average13%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“lamb shank” (16 reviews)
“garlic bread” (6 reviews)
“salad” (17 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
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LOCATION
Walnut Tree Vinnetrow Road | Runcton, Chichester PO20 1QB, England
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1 - 10 of 540 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

Found this place whilst in the area. Large pub/restaurant with a huge menu! We both had Seafood Mornay which was excellent. Quite busy for a Monday lunch time. Good service and a garden for sunny days. Attractive interior.

Thank louise p
Reviewed 1 week ago

quite large, bit like a beefeater, large varied menu, large car park. enjoyable food with mostly good service at a reasonable price.

Thank mark b
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited whilst holidaying in Pagham visited The Walnut Tree ,we ordered a honey mustard chicken salad £12.95 and a duo of quiche salad £10.95 .Both came quite quickly as they were both chilled ( only the new potatoes had to be cooked ) ,my chicken...More

Thank Rover201457
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fabulous setting. Very helpful staff. Lovely food. My husband and I had the walnut tree salad which was beautiful..deffo recommend. Everyone else said their food was lovely too. We wearn't pestered by the staff like in some places which was nice..however they were around if...More

1  Thank 121shani
Sussexinns, Manager at The Walnut Tree, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Observations like this report lift the staff and encourage us to continue to strive to keep up standards. Look to your next visit.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Establishment extremely busy the weekend we visited as it was Goodwood Revival. Staff managed to find us a table amongst all the retro dressed diners. Very extensive menu. Quick service and food was HOT, and delicious. excellent, service and quality of food.

Thank Jennifer R
Sussexinns, Manager at The Walnut Tree, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Delighted to have your feedback. Look forward to next year's Revival!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a few meals here during our holiday and were not disappointed food and service was excellent each time.

Thank Denise B
Sussexinns, Manager at The Walnut Tree, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Many thanks for your very kind review. We look forward to you visiting on your next holiday.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Viewed on tripadvisor so booked a table. It was very busy when we arrived, ordered starters which came fairly quickly then waited and waited for our main courses, sadly the the children became tired and hungry, other tables had been served and left by the...More

1  Thank JohnSonia2010
Sussexinns, Front Office Manager at The Walnut Tree, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We are very sorry that you experienced a delay in service, but as you so rightly obsereved we were extremely busy, partly due to the fantastic weather over the bank holiday weekend. We are often challenged when we have a lot of "walk ins" as...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just been for lunch. My goodness what service and support for me to stay on plan with slimming world. pork chop with garlic butter chips and veg. Asked for excess fat to be chopped off before they grilled it. no garlic butter and new pots...More

1  Thank Angie B
Sussexinns, Manager at The Walnut Tree, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Delighted that we were able to fulfill all your requirements. Hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

Absolutely fantastic pub with a separate dining room area, separate cottage area and bar area. Lovely clean pub, very friendly and pleasant staff who can't do enough for you. Great and varied menu choice to suit all tastes. You certainly won't go home hungry !...More

1  Thank LydiaBurt
Sussexinns, Owner at The Walnut Tree, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

What a great testimonial. Thank you

Reviewed 7 August 2017

I have stopped going here for a drink as the prices are sky-high. £2.75 for a soft drink and £4.30 for a pint. No way.More

5  Thank rosierat
Sussexinns, Owner at The Walnut Tree, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2017

What an extremely unhelpful and unsubstantiated review. If you were happy with the prices before the budget and the suppliers increases earlier in the year, then we must inform you that we are now subsidising your drinks by reducing our gross profit percentage to remain...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:00
Monday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:00
Thursday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:00
Friday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:00
Saturday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Walnut Tree Vinnetrow Road | Runcton, Chichester PO20 1QB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Sussex  >  Chichester
  • Phone Number: +44 1243 785881
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