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The Crab & Lobster

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5.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   Mill Lane | Sidlesham, Sidlesham, Chichester PO20 7NB, England
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The Crab & Lobster
Ranked #2 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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Dorset
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103 reviews 103 reviews
19 hotel reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

A charming rustic restaurant with lovely fish dishes. good staff, picturesque location and a lovely atmosphere. I had delicious Selsey Lobster with chips and salad. The chips were delicious and gave the impression by their taste and texture that they were homemade. The Lobster was succulent and served on a bed of good rocket salad. Cauliflower and curry soup was... More

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Ghent, Belgium
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166 reviews 166 reviews
163 hotel reviews
171 helpful votes 171 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Second visit to this place, first one two years ago.. We loved it at that time and were not at all disappointed either this time. Very nice room with good bed, smooth service, excellent meals (risotto with cod was the best I had since long time) also great atmosphere in the restaurant. In the morning we took breakfast outside, was... More

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Chichester
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27 reviews 27 reviews
8 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I eat at The Crab at least once most months... including Locals Night when the food can be variable... but again this week I savoured a fabulous meal from Sam's team. Delicious chargrilled mackerel ( a favourite of mine ) followed by pan-fried stone bass in a tasty broth and ending with a sensationally good honey & almond rice pudding...... More

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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86 reviews 86 reviews
20 hotel reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lucky me and boyfriend were taken to this lovely country pub for a special birthday dinner. Service and food were both excellent. 4 of us ordered the duck and duck egg and salmon rillette with deep fried mussels which were absolutely delicious. For mains we had a pork dish, that looked a bit pink to me but was fine, fish... More

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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed here on Bank holiday weekend. Accommodation really clean, spacious as stayed in room 1 and restuarant very good. One thing that was difficult was the car park the pub is always busy so parking was always an issue which was annoying. Definitely would stay again though.

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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a favourite of mine. Excellent local produce, delicious fish and seafood. A fair price for great quality food and a lovely selection of wine! Service is friendly and warm. Very reliable highly recommend.

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Brighton and Hove, United Kingdom
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Chose for an anniversary stay & meal. Really beautiful location, accommodation nice but so it should be at a starting £175.00 ... Meal in restaurant was disappointing ... Didn't deliver on descriptions and too overpriced for the actual dishes delivered ... 3 miniscule scallops on plate for £13.50 - when questioned if this as normal got told scallops were just... More

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Berkhamsted, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Whilst staying at the Lockgate Dairy my wife and I ate here. I had the thai fish cakes to start which were incredible homemade sweet chilli sauce was lovely. Steak main course was perfectly cooked and the chips were crispy on the outside soft in the middle. Quite expensive but worth the money.

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London, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you like to wait for one hour forty minutes for your lunch(on a Tuesday), are impressed with drizzle on you plate and would like to pay London prices for your food then this is the place for you. A very pretty setting near the water.

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London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

We dined in the garden on a lovely day and it was a very pleasant location. However, the food was very expensive. The crab was excellent and the scallops were good. The fish soup was as expensive as a top end Paris cafe and was little better than a very ordinary fish stock with a single king prawn dumped in... 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 And Lobster
The Crab & Lobster Hotel West Sussex

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