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The Old Greenhouse

82 Fishbourne Road West, Chichester PO19 3JL, England
+44 7854 051013
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  • Excellent90%
  • Very good7%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“rack of lamb” (8 reviews)
“warm bread” (3 reviews)
“cheese board” (9 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
European, British, International, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
82 Fishbourne Road West, Chichester PO19 3JL, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

9 friends went to The Old Greenhouse. We had read the reviews in advance and were thrilled that our evening was even better than we could have expected. The restaurant is tiny, completely unpretentious and perfectly hosted attentively by Nik the owner, chef, waiter and...More

1  Thank Maurice L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Expensive but understandable of such a quant little restaurant Food beautifully cooked Great music/atmosphere Friendly chatty host We will go back next year

Thank AliceWalker87
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

An amazing experience, amazing food and drink and the best meal I had whilst in Chichester. The owner was very welcoming and friendly. Definitely recommend this small eatery and I shall be returning.

Thank Nathan O
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The restaurant only takes advance bookings so it was with some trepidation that I rang up 3 hours before to see if they had a table. No problem and a very helpful response. The meal itself was excellent and the atmosphere was made by Nik's...More

Thank CliveAlanC
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

Greetings from Mauritius :) Stayed at The Old Greenhouse for 8 days on a work trip and I must say that it's a wonderful place to be. Nik was very welcoming, kind and attentive to our needs and I really enjoyed my stay. The food...More

Thank hemraj b
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

We visited The Old Greenhouse for a birthday treat. 12 of us had the most wonderful evening and Nik was a great host. The food was excellent I had the Brie and strawberry salad, the lamb main course and the trio of deserts all were...More

1  Thank matron68
Reviewed 11 July 2017

We were in the area for the Goodwood FOS and were fortunate enough to grab one of the last tables available. This was based on the Tripadvisor rating and we were not disappointed. In a word....this is a very small room so book early! Nik...More

Thank 815PaulT
Reviewed 26 June 2017

My boyfriend treated me to a special dinner at The Old Greenhouse on Saturday evening. I scanned the menu and landed on the half lobster (which was divine by the way) but when I looked up the expression on his face told me that there...More

Thank CulturaVultura
Reviewed 25 June 2017

We live locally and had been wanting to visit The Old Greenhouse for sometime but hadn't managed to get there - the wait was worth it! The restaurant may be small (16 covers) but this didn't affect the ambience in anyway. The staff were lovely...More

Thank Cathy-A0411
Reviewed 30 May 2017

As were staying at 82 Fishbourne, it seemed churlish not to book a table at The Old Greenhouse. This place is so wee! Everything on the menu sounded wonderful, however, I settled on salmon and river cobbler with samphire, which was perfectly cooked and presented....More

Thank nclees
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Questions & Answers
Sue M
5 February 2017|
Response from nn1Sussex | Property representative |
Hello, Yes pleased to offer table for 4 12th March 12.30? Gluten free no problem. Please reply direct 07854 051013 Thanks Nik
5 February 2017|
Response from nn1Sussex | Property representative |
Hello, We can certainly accommodate a wheelchair in the restaurant, but we don't have a disabled suitable toilet. sorry..
30 January 2017|
Response from nn1Sussex | Property representative |
Hello, Thanks for the enquiry, yes pleased to open for exclusive use 10/12 guests. 3 course menu £32.50. Casual dress code is fine. Nik 07854 051013
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$19 - US$58
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Private Dining, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 82 Fishbourne Road West, Chichester PO19 3JL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Sussex  >  Chichester
  • Phone Number: +44 7854 051013
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A small 16 cover restaurant in a converted greenhouse on the main road in Fishbourne West Sussex.The restaurant is only open for pre booked tables. Ideal as a private dining room. We offer a 3 course menu,that is updated daily and can incorporate your own favourite dishes, this is priced at £32.50 Inc coffee.We also open for "diary date" events such as mussels,lasagne,gourmet dinners,Local and wild food events. For details of these please e mail Nik. We are not a grand restaurant, the emphasis is on delivering a quality and where possible locally sourced meal in an intimate and imaginative way. Nik Westacott Chef and owner has over 30 years experience in the restaurant sector and now runs the adjoining four star bed and breakfast 82 Fishbourne and a busy outside catering business.
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