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The Pallant Restaurant & Cafe

East Pallant | Pallant House Gallery, Chichester PO19 1TJ, England
+44 1243 770827
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Overview
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
European, British, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Food
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LOCATION
East Pallant | Pallant House Gallery, Chichester PO19 1TJ, England
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
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1. Spontaneous
"restaurant with a nice courtyard surprised us with freshly prepared"
Bizzarrini1
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2. Fish & Chips
"happy they included fish and vegetarian options"
Barbara C
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3. Sisters birthday
"The quality was high and presentation good ,portion size"
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It’s a relatively small space within the modern extension to the Pallant House Gallery with a splendid view of the sculpture garden. It was originally occupied by the Field & Fork restaurant which has since relocated to a Georgian house off North Street. In its...More

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Reviewed August 1, 2018

Three of us lunched here and it was so lovely. Being a warm and sunny day, the doors were open to the courtyard which is so pretty. The restaurant has a fresh, very clean ambience. The service was excellent and we were able to take...More

1  Thank Thea99
KateMarketing, Marketing Manager at The Pallant Restaurant & Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded August 7, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write such a fantastic review on your recent visit to Pallant Restaurant. We are extremely lucky to have the courtyard space for diners, especially in central Chichester, allowing customers to relax in the sunshine. You are correct in...More

Reviewed October 7, 2018

Just had what my husband and I said has been our best ever Sunday lunch in a restaurant. Lovely complimentary Amuse Bouche followed by an excellent roast pork lunch, including Yorkshire pudding, red cabbage, cauliflower cheese, green beans, carrots, roast potatoes, crackling and Pork, all...More

1  Thank Jo W
Nick S, Owner at The Pallant Restaurant & Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded October 8, 2018

Dear Jo Thank you for your positive comments regarding you visit to our restaurant. I will pass on your appreciation to the team.

Reviewed September 22, 2018 via mobile

This lovely little restaurant is situated in the grounds of Pallant House. The salmon and crayfish salad was perfect - and very filling. It’s not open every evening and majors on lunchtime meals so perfect before a matinee at the theatre which is 15 minutes...More

1  Thank X8085XIalanf
Nick S, Owner at The Pallant Restaurant & Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded September 23, 2018

Dear Alan Thank you for your kind comments regarding your recent visit to Pallant Restaurant. It was pleasing to hear your views, as only this week we changed our lunchtime menu offer. We offer do offer a two course set menu on Thursday evenings for...More

Reviewed September 13, 2018

We are regular visitors to the gallery, which is a great venue, but seldom have more than coffee at the cafe. On this occasion we thought we'd stay on after coffee and have lunch. But it all felt a bit laboured. Service at the little...More

2  Thank BrightonBelle_10
Nick S, Owner at The Pallant Restaurant & Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded September 19, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to give your feedback on your recent visit to the Cafe at Pallant Gallery, You will be please to know that the Cafe now has a new menu which is a response recent customers feedback. The restaurant also has...More

Reviewed August 29, 2018

A nice cafe which complements the gallery. They were doing a sterling job on a very busy bank holiday Sunday keeping up with demand.

1  Thank Barbara R
Nick S, Owner at The Pallant Restaurant & Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded September 19, 2018

Thank you for your kind words of appreciation for al the hard work Jade (cafe manager) and her team do in running our busy gallery cafe.

Reviewed August 6, 2018

Great coffee just behind the main streets in Chichester. Quiet refuge and in summer possible to sit outside under the trees.More

Thank Deb M
KateMarketing, Marketing Manager at The Pallant Restaurant & Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded August 7, 2018

Thank you Deb for your review on your recent visit to Pallant Restaurant and Café, we are extremely lucky to have such a great courtyard space providing both sunshine for diners to enjoy as well as shade under our Plane trees. We look forward to...More

Reviewed August 5, 2018 via mobile

Unbelievably fantastic food. Very accommodating staff and a beautiful scenery. I wouldn’t hesitate to recommend as my friends and I had a great time there!

Thank AggieZ5
KateMarketing, Marketing Manager at The Pallant Restaurant & Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded August 7, 2018

Thank you Aggie for your recent review on your visit to Pallant Restaurant, I am delighted you enjoyed the food and service provided and we definitely look forward to seeing you again soon. Kind regards, Kate Pinder

Reviewed July 30, 2018

Lovely restaurant and Cafe in the centre of Chichester. The town and this establishment fit like a glove. Very relaxing ambiance, nicely presented plates of good quality ingredients, its a joy to dine here. First class staff and a truly memorable experience.More

1  Thank Lee N
KateMarketing, Marketing Manager at The Pallant Restaurant & Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded August 7, 2018

Thank you Lee for taking the time to write your review on your recent meal with us at Pallant Restaurant. We are delighted you enjoyed your experience with us, thank you for such kind words. We definitely look forward to seeing you again soon. Kind...More

Reviewed July 27, 2018 via mobile

A lovely restaurant great atmoshere. Very relaxed. Staff pleasant and friendly. Great food, seating inside and out. Highly recommend.More

1  Thank A P
KateMarketing, Marketing Manager at The Pallant Restaurant & Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded July 30, 2018

Thank you very much for writing your comments and feedback on your meal with us at Pallant Restaurant and for awarding us with 5 stars, It is great to hear that you enjoyed your meal with us and we definitely look forward to seeing you...More

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Jacky S
May 16, 2017|
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Response from PurchasesRestaurant | Property representative |
Dear Jacky, Thank you for your question. Were you interested in lunch or dinner on Thursday 18th May - unfortunately we are fully booked for the evening, please do let me know if you would like to join us for lunch and I can... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$19
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Monday
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Tuesday
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Wednesday
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Thursday
9:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Friday
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Saturday
9:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: East Pallant | Pallant House Gallery, Chichester PO19 1TJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Sussex  >  Chichester
  • Phone Number: +44 1243 770827
  • E-mail
Description
Delicious, fresh and seasonal food served in the choice of two unique settings located within the wonderful famous Pallant House Gallery. We are open from 10am for morning coffee & pastries. From 11.30am a we service lunches and snacks in our cafe all day. Thursday is gallery late night, we are also available for private hire own Friday and Saturday evenings from 6pm -late, please contact us for your special private hire events. Our Cafe is located in the airy courtyard garden, where we serve drinks, meals and snacks in the garden under the aged vine trees and among the waterfalls and latest exhibition.
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