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The Fox and Hounds

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Funtington Common | Funtington, Chichester PO18 9LL, England
+44 1243 575246
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09:00 - 23:00
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Sun 09:00 - 22:30
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Sat 09:00 - 23:00
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Chichester, United Kingdom
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193 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I had booked a table for 7:45 for some friends and myself, when we arrived the car park was almost full. we walk through the bar, it was busy, there was a buzz and a good atmosphere. the restaurant area was also doing well. the whole place was busy, but we were able to have a good chat, hear each... More 

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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76 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

After doing a walk at Kingley Vale we came across this place on our way home and I'm really glad that we did as it was fab. We started off with bread and olives which sounds simple but it really was the best bread and olives I have ever eaten. The bread was warm and the olives so tasty. I... More 

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Chichester
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39 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went for my birthday meal, and on arrival car park absolutely full! Dissapointed and just about to leave and find somewhere else when a family returned to the car park so able to park in their space and thought we'll have a look in but probably be horrendous. Busy but fine; asked about a table, got last one (probably vacated... More 

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1 Thank memberChichester
Foxand H, Marketing Manager at The Fox and Hounds, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review on your recent birthday meal, I am extremely pleased you decided to stay and didn't let the parking situation put you off your special day. I am delighted you enjoyed your meal with us and we definitely look forward to seeing you at The Fox and Hounds in the near future. Kind regards,... More 

Coventry, United Kingdom
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73 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went for a carvery Sunday lunch when visiting the area. The carvery was good, meat was nice but only 3 veg options made it limited choice, especially for just under £14 each. The service was extreemly slow, I waited at an empty bar without even being acknowledged for at least 4 or 5 minutes on two occasions, granted the... More 

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Foxand H, Marketing Manager at The Fox and Hounds, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to write your feedback and comments although I was disappointed to read that you found our service extremely slow and that no one had acknowledged you as our customer service at The Fox and Hounds is usually fantastic. I do apologise you had to experience this, I have brought your comments to... More 

Surbiton, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Out this morning with two friends walking our dogs on the beach when rain literally stopped play. Did a quick TripAdvisor search for dog friendly pub and this little gem popped up. Our two dogs were welcomed into the bar area where a brand new member of staff made us humans feel very welcome too. Had lovely open sandwiches which... More 

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Foxand H, Marketing Manager at The Fox and Hounds, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to write your recent review on your meal at The Fox and Hounds, I am delighted you and your dogs enjoyed your visit, please do return again soon. Our Sunday carvery is a must try and is very popular for those out walking. Thank you again for your kind words. Kind regards,... More 

Crawley, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very good food and service! We had slow cooked beef, lemon sole and hamburger and all were really excellent, as was the dessert.

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Foxand H, Marketing Manager at The Fox and Hounds, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to leave your comments and such a great review. We are delighted you enjoyed your visit and I will ensure to pass on your positive feedback about the food to the kitchen team. We look forward to welcoming you back to the Fox and Hounds in the near future. Kind regards, Kate Pinder Marketing... More 

Lymington, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

With 2 hungry toddlers in tow after a long walk, we stopped there and had a yummy lunch. Efficient staff, mouth watering menu, food served promptly, beer of good quality. Recommended!

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Thank Pinoops
Foxand H, Marketing Manager at The Fox and Hounds, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to leave your comments on your recent meal with us. I am very pleased to hear you all enjoyed your visit, we look forward to seeing you again soon. Kind regards, Kate Pinder Marketing Manager More 

Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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44 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you are serving food at the Fox and Hounds, at least WASH YOUR HANDS after petting a dog in the bar area.

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Worth every penny and very enjoyable atmosphere ! A definite place to sample some great food & drinks!

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Thank Russell H
Foxand H, Marketing Manager at The Fox and Hounds, responded to this review

Thank you for writing a review on your recent visit for Sunday Lunch - we are thrilled you enjoyed your meal with us and we look forward to seeing you again soon. Kind regards, Kate Pinder Marketing Manager More 

Chichester, United Kingdom
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97 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Just returned from the Fox and Hounds @ Funtington and cannot rate this place highly enough!! The staff were so friendly and helpful, bearing in mind it was one of the busiest days of the year they couldn't do enough for us (and our two labradors!). Food is excellent, highly recommend the carvery (£13.95) which offered excellent value and really... More 

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Thank DarrenSims
Foxand H, Marketing Manager at The Fox and Hounds, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your high rating and for such kind comments, I was very pleased to read that you had enjoyed your visit to us on Sunday and for recommending us to your friends and family! You must return to try our menu and our specials board as this has some real delights on there. Once again, thank... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$8 - US$45
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 22:30
Monday
10:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 23:00
Thursday
10:00 - 23:00
Friday
10:00 - 23:00
Saturday
09:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Funtington Common | Funtington, Chichester PO18 9LL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Sussex  >  Chichester
  • Phone Number: +44 1243 575246
Description
The Fox & Hounds pub & restaurant offers fine dining in relaxed, elegant surroundings in the charming village of Funtington, near Chichester in West Sussex, boasting a truly fantastic wine list, well-stocked bar with a wide range of real ales, large garden and impeccable, friendly service.We are open for breakfast and serve meals all day. we are famous for our Sunday Carvery and traditional pub atmosphere. We are be opening our own Village shop in Early 2013

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?