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Drifters

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Certificate of Excellence2018 Winner
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About
A family run restaurant and bar, a stones throw from the lovely East Wittering beach. Great cocktails, beers and wines. Interesting menu with something for everyone from Brisket chilli to local Cod loin from the fishmongers. Outdoor seating for alfresco dining. Cosy in the winter, airy and cool in the summer. Live music.
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
CUISINES
British
FEATURES
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
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All reviews brunch halloumi chilli burger blackened chicken pulled pork cake prawns salad small plates sunny day great place to eat nice restaurant cooked breakfast interesting menu food was great late lunch
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Reviewed October 22, 2018

Really pleasantly surprised when we went in as I wasn't expecting much from its exterior. It was very near the beach and was convenient as we were going back after something to eat. It was very quiet despite the gorgeous weather but it was October....More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank priesthillpossy
Reviewed October 15, 2018 via mobile

Excellent location, great food, great service. Nice quirky interior with special touches. Relaxed and friendly atmosphere. Worth a visit.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Rob B
Reviewed October 13, 2018 via mobile

So we went for lunch before a walk along the coast and had a lovely meal. A good choice available on the menu, after much deliberation the beef chilli nachos and the pork burger with fries was ordered along with a Diet Coke and a...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank jamesr807
Reviewed October 10, 2018 via mobile

We visited Drifters this evening having seen a deal on your Facebook page; ‘buy two glasses of wine get the rest of the bottle for free’. Had such a lovely evening. We sat in the cozy shed/ bar area. The whole place had a lovely...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank WitteringsK
Reviewed September 22, 2018 via mobile

Went for an evening meal. When booking they were struggling to fit us in but found a slot at 8.30 which actually suited us fine. Be aware they do get busy though and book ahead. Starters were excellent - I had the hummus which was...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Paul H
Reviewed September 18, 2018 via mobile

Wonderful location on a sunny day and the food was first class! Freshly made and very tasty - best sweet potato fries ever! Great service too!

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank 421krisb
Reviewed September 16, 2018

The Boulevard was absolutely rammed when we arrived so we opted for Drifters instead. Great tasty food in a spacious dining area. There is also an outside area. Very chatty, especially about their range of Gin. Breakfast for the two of us was £29

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Gordonroof
Reviewed September 14, 2018 via mobile

Dining with visiting friends and enjoyed a varied and interesting menu Service was friendly and prompt There was a slight error in one of the orders but this was quickly corrected and the cost of the dish deducted from the bill. Would highly recommend.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank GMPBuckie
Reviewed September 10, 2018

Great that dogs are welcome. Very busy, lovely welcoming staff. Food nice, Decor is beautiful. would return.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank dollydoo14
Reviewed September 3, 2018 via mobile

I had been recommended by friends and they were right! I have eaten on my own, with family and have taken several sets of friends to spread the word. Always great service, friendly and helpful staff and food is always excellent. Sometimes a wait as...More

Date of visit: August 2018
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