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The Crate and Apple

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Certificate of Excellence2017 - 2018 Winner
RATINGS
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Food and ambience

Local cuisine, Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Bar Scene, Business meetings
About
Our menu demonstrates our love of Sussex and Hampshire local produce which is cooked totally from scratch. Andy and Lisa head the hospitable team in the pub-restaurant and Jordan Pennant and Jordan Thomson look after the creativeness of the kitchen, serving Breakfast, Lunch, Bar Snacks and Dinner. Open for just a coffee, sandwiches, a light meal or a more substantial one
PRICE RANGE
US$14 - US$28
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub
FEATURES
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We took our friends, visiting us from London, to see in the New Year at the Crate & Apple and thoroughly enjoyed a delicious meal. One of guests chose the chickpea and spinach zanzibar with brown rice, squash rosti, creamed cauliflower and coconut, pea and...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Kia W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited for a celebratory Sunday lunch having seen TripAdvisor recommendations but left after an hour a tad dissatisfied and without a dessert. The Sunday lunch is a simple choice of 4 (sirloin, lamb. Fish or veggie) so one would not expect much delay in...More

Date of visit: January 2019
2  Thank Michael2210
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Well after a hectic festive period , I returned from Wiltshire to to visit friends at the Crat & Apple. And decided having diner there was a wise move rather than a takeaway. A friend joined me and we ate like royalty. I had the...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Andy K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Superb and very filling lunch! We had amazing mushroom soup and then roast beef with all the trimmings. All was of the highest quality and with generous portions. Too generous as we couldn't try the puddings. Worth a trip if you are in the area....More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Jimbo400
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Four of us had a great meal here Christmas Eve, The ham egg and chips were lovely the home made hamburger was well presented and the fresh fish was delicious. This is my favourite pub restaurant in Chichester

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank lynsey w
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I chose this place as a venue for lunch purely on its TripAdvisor ratings. On entering I felt slightly disappointed. "Cosy" is not a description I could ever apply here. It all seemed a bit stark with the hard wooden chairs. At...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank DoctorBrian2013
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were looking for a Sunday roast. Called at noon on the day to ask a table for two, only to be told that they could only offer a table at 2:30 p.m. We weren’t disappointed that we took up the offer for delayed lunch....More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Imliooper
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife usually writes the reviews but I felt I should cover this one. We booked Christmas Eve for my mother's visit and were met with a lively bright atmosphere. A bit disappointed the table was by the door and amongst the noisy drinkers but...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank BoshamFoodie
Reviewed 18 December 2018 via mobile

Absolutely outstanding - We came here for our works Christmas party. Had the beetroot salad starter, Roast beef main and cheeses for dessert from their Christmas set menu. Came here earlier in the year for an equally amazing lunch and was so happy when the...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Truthteller124
Reviewed 18 December 2018 via mobile

Second time we've been to a quiz night at the Crate and Apple and so glad we made the effort! The Christmas themed evening was a relaxed, fun filled evening with a lovely ambience. We enjoyed the optional snack of turkey and cranberry sandwiches and...More

Date of visit: December 2018
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JackieHertfordshire
29 May 2018|
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Response from AndyJ390 | Property representative |
Hi Jackie, on a Sunday we have just our Sunday menu plus any daily specials that we normally do over the weekend! If there is something specific (from one of our other menus) you are looking for please phone and let us know... More
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Annie G
7 May 2018|
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Absolutely, we have a lovely rear garden and a front terrace. You will find many photos of both areas our website! Hope to see you soon
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Kelly B
8 December 2017|
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Sadly not but there is lots of parking locally! Immediately outside there is on the road parking for 1 hour free (hours 9-5) after these hours you can park without limit! If comming in the day and wanting to spend some time... More
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