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The Crab & Lobster

5.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   Mill Lane | Sidlesham, Sidlesham, Chichester PO20 7NB, England
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The Crab & Lobster
Ranked #1 of 3 Sidlesham B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Croydon, United Kingdom
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21 reviews 21 reviews
8 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is a regular haunt for my family after trips to the Witterings and our recent visit did not disappoint. We were treated to the mackerel and crab starters which were followed by the pork (outstanding) and the tomato and parmesan tart. We were able to dine in the delightful gardens and enjoy the dusk. A magical place to eat... More

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110 reviews 110 reviews
10 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We really enjoyed our night at the Crab and Lobster. Found it by chance when booking a last minute weekend out of London. Thought hotel was amazing - our room was fantastic. When we checked in the girl was very friendly and welcoming. Thought the food was very nice as well - but not amazing. We had the dressed crab... More

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Brighton, United Kingdom
15 reviews 15 reviews
4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Booked a meal for 4 on Sunday 13th July at the Crab and Lobster. Picked it by chance as it was a special birthday treat for my sister-in-law living in Felphem. What a treat it was to be greeted by a cheerfull welcome, a table outside in the lovely afternoon sun. Food was excellent and served in wonderful style. Wine... More

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Camberley, United Kingdom
4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The BEST 4-5 Star Food & Service; outside of central London. Crab & Lobster is a high-end gourmet restaurant; the location is prefect! We had a Romantic Birthday Dinner; for two. Fresh Lobster, Fresh Crab; with a wonderful cheese board.

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Lincolnshire, UK
17 reviews 17 reviews
13 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great restaurant in a quiet location less than 10 miles from Goodwood. First class service and a menu heavily biased towards seafood. The Turbot and Lobster specials were excellent. Thoroughly recommended and we'll certainly return next time we're in the area.

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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had dinner at the Crab and Lobster last evening -- take ear plugs to kill the noise as conversation almost impossible -- and take a magnifying glass to spot the meal as the portions are minute. The only large item is the bill. David Thomson

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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

We've just had a lovely two day stay at the Crab And Lobster, which we used as a base to explore Chichester and enjoy West Wittering beach. We stayed in a standard room (room 3) which is very well appointed. Not overly spacious but more than enough for us. The room is stylish, has a good sized modern bathroom, a... More

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Bognor Regis, United Kingdom
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54 reviews 54 reviews
9 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

This place will never score highly for 'value' but if you are willing to pay for good quality, this is the place. I have always found the staff very friendly and the space is comfortable. Food very tasty and well-prepared indeed. As a bonus, you are right on the edge of the jewel that is Pagham Harbour RSPB Reserve.

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Chichester, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

Had lunch today at the crab and lobster and first impressions were very nice, that is until you speak to the staff. Curt is an understatement especially the girl running the front of house who was very abrupt not friendly at all and it seemed we were obviously beneath her as we wanted to eat in the establishment. We put... More

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53 reviews 53 reviews
30 hotel reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

We had lunch on a busy Sunday at The Crab and Lobster. The food is good, well prepared though pricey and the service efficient but indifferent. The interior is furnished mostly with upright chairs which does not make for cosiness and warmth. This is definitely a restaurant rather than a pub with only the garden suitable for drinks only. Parking... More

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Address: Mill Lane | Sidlesham, Sidlesham, Chichester PO20 7NB, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > West Sussex > Chichester > Sidlesham
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:5 star — The Crab & Lobster 5*
Also Known As:
The Crab & Lobster Hotel West Sussex
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