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The Earl of March

Lavant Road, Chichester PO18 0BQ, England
+44 1243 533993
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Overview
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good25%
  • Average12%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“oysters” (20 reviews)
“venison” (22 reviews)
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CUISINES
Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Lavant Road, Chichester PO18 0BQ, England
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1 - 10 of 891 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This was our second meal here and won’t be our last . Three courses of well presented perfectly cooked food .

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank erdy68
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Visited on a quiet January evening with a Groupon voucher for set menu. The choices are quite limited but all of the food was of good quality and very tasty and nicely presented.Service was good and friendly but may be a little too quick -...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank jurado2014
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were given a voucher for a fine dining 3 course meal in the Earl of March for Christmas. We were greeted warmly and had a table by the window with a lovely view over the countryside. We didn’t want the Prosecco which was part...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank SheAjax
EOM_12, Guest Relations Manager at The Earl of March, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you so much for your feedback. We are so glad that you enjoyed your visit and we look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As Mrs K had to depart to Heathrow at 0750 New Years Day we opted for the Earl of March for New Years Eve as Mrs K likes oysters which feature on the menu and they were not having a special event up to midnight....More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Barry K
EOM_12, Guest Relations Manager at The Earl of March, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi Barry, Thank you so much for taking the time to write your lovely review. We are glad that you enjoyed your visit and look forward to seeing you again soon. Best Wishes

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First tip ignore the bad reviews by people who have only written one review as these are probably fictitious. Overall we had a great meal and if they improved a couple of areas then it would have been excellent. All the mains such belly lamb,...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Galloppinggourmet
EOM_12, Guest Relations Manager at The Earl of March, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you so much for taking the time to write us your lovely review. We are glad that you enjoyed your visit to The Earl of March and the team look forward to welcoming you again soon.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I took my family here for lunch midweek. We had the set menu which was delicious. The service was a little slow at times but the restaurant was full which is promising mid week. The lamb was a little fatty but to be expected with...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank LAC66
EOM_12, Guest Relations Manager at The Earl of March, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for your feedback. We look forward to seeing you in the summer!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had lunch here and the service was terrible. We did not feel welcome and the menu was limited and overpriced. I had butternut squash soup which was good and my partner had ham, egg and chips which seemed lacklustre. Despite the restaurant being half...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank BeckyPayton
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife usually writes our reviews but as she has recently reviewed The Earl of March, I felt I should leave a review this time. We arrived and the atmosphere, warmth and ambience was lovely. We started with the shared camembert which had a lovely...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank BoshamFoodie
EOM_12, Guest Relations Manager at The Earl of March, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you so much for your kind review. We are so glad that you enjoyed your Boxing Day with us at The Earl. Happy New Year to you!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fish and chips with home made tartar sauce nice and crispy chips,nicely cooked fish.Duck and pearl barley with beetroot puree.Borderline rare for some.Needed greenery.Brownies rich choc,fruit compote very nice but over priced.Staff very nice.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank sidders3
EOM_12, Guest Relations Manager at The Earl of March, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for your kind review. We look forward to welcoming you back to the Earl soon.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

For the very first time the restaurant was very quiet but they did have two private parties of 10 and 14. We were not forgotten and the service, as always, was very good. On a cold and windy night we would have like to have...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank U8696YHpaulg
EOM_12, Guest Relations Manager at The Earl of March, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you so much for your review. We look forward to seeing you again soon.

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Hi Peter, Unfortunately not, but feel free to give us a ring and we can recommend the best places nearby.
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Hi, I ate there and reviewed the place, but I did NOT serve you nor have I anything to say about what you got. I have nothing to do with the place. I just visited.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, View, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Monday
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Tuesday
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Wednesday
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Thursday
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Friday
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Saturday
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lavant Road, Chichester PO18 0BQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Sussex  >  Chichester
  • Phone Number: +44 1243 533993
  • E-mail
Description
Set against the picturesque backdrop of Goodwood and the South Downs the Earl of March is a country pub and restaurant in the village of Lavant near Chichester, West Sussex. They serve freshly prepared seasonal food from local produce, a selection of local real ales and a cellar of quality wines. All to be enjoyed in the comfort of our refurbished interior with its sumptuous leather sofas and its open wood fire.
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