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The Spotted Cow

Selsey Road | Chichester, Hunston, Chichester PO20 1PD, England
+44 1243 786718
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good22%
  • Average13%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible4%
Travelers talk about
“crispy egg” (3 reviews)
“husbands fish” (2 reviews)
“veggie roast” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Selsey Road | Chichester, Hunston, Chichester PO20 1PD, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I’ve been coming here for yrs now and the last few weeks the menu has changed, new chef and now bigger and better portions and better value!!! Had a Sunday lunch yesterday and wow amazing!! Must say that I’m impressed far the best in the...More

Thank Bailey9898
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited at lunch time. I had sausage & mash and my husband had fish & chips. Both of our meals were delicious although my husbands fish was very small. I thought it was a bit pricey especially given the small portions.

Thank the-therapist
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped here with our Motorhome on the way back from having it serviced. Landlord was happy for us to park up over night and returned this favour by having an evening meal and a few beers in his establishment. Very warm and welcoming and the...More

1  Thank Stuart B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited this lovely country pub with my daughter a couple of weeks ago. We had booked a table a couple of days in advance because Sunday’s are very busy. Greeted with pleasant and kind staff while waiting by the bar for my daughter to arrive...More

1  Thank Dream65570983429
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have dined at the Cow before although it is an annual event when coming down to the coast, we Dined last October half term and it was phenomenal, so good that we booked for Christmas Day, which was even better. Wow what a difference...More

2  Thank Footprints825468
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Sunday lunch went in starving so ordered a starter so we could get eating quick. We'll this wasn't to be nearly an hour and the same for the mains. Also had to try pretty hard to get attention for a drink and other people going...More

2  Thank buddylove13
Reviewed October 14, 2018 via mobile

We met our friends for lunch. The decor is nice but there was absolutely no atmosphere. So quiet. I had fish and chips & when it arrived I thought it was a child’s portion of fish. The triple cooked chips tasted a bit stale. A...More

2  Thank Jules1609
Reviewed October 13, 2018

I dropped by for a pint of Seafarers which was delicious. I ordered a ham sandwich on white for £6. The bread was old and I've had more filling in a co-op sandwich. Nice inside though, pleasant staff, but I wouldn't go back for food...More

2  Thank barneyD3647CE
Reviewed October 8, 2018 via mobile

Passing at 12 noon we thought we'd try lunch here. Walking into the large restaurant where only 1 table was taken we were met with hesitancy. The reaction surprised us as we were only a family of 4! They agreed to seat us and menus...More

1  Thank shazzie1966
Reviewed October 5, 2018

The Staff at the `Spotted Cow` are first-rate. Very tolerant and patient also with their customers. I would thoroughly recommend the locally-sourced basic fare. A good Pub.

1  Thank Laurence M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$8 - $18
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children, Bar scene, Special occasions
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Selsey Road | Chichester, Hunston, Chichester PO20 1PD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Sussex  >  Chichester  >  Hunston
  • Phone Number: +44 1243 786718
  • E-mail
A warm welcome awaits you from Francis and the team at the Spotted Cow, our Head Chef David Finch brings you pub classics and ever changing seasonal specials. Come and enjoy our newly refurbished pub or sit and watch the world go by in one of the two pub gardens. A comprehensive wine and spirit list compliments our award winning beers.
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