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Russells Cafe

Main Road | Russells Garden Centre, Birdham, Chichester PO20 7BY, England
+44 1243 511156
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Main Road | Russells Garden Centre, Birdham, Chichester PO20 7BY, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We chose shoulder of lamb which was served beautifully and was as good as any of our favourite haunts, ie Crate & Apple, Clifford-Browns in Knowle Fareham ... served with piping hot roast potatoes, parsnips, Yorkshire pudding, gravy and separate veg which were beautifully steamed,...More

Thank BoshamFoodie
Reviewed 5 days ago

We arrived at Russells without booking to a lovely warm welcome in their restaurant. We both ordered a large glass of merlot which was smooth and very welcome and then the shoulder of lamb. When it arrived it looked so attractive with a generous amount...More

Thank JulieHolidays22
Reviewed 6 August 2018

Lovely staff, catered for children beautifully. Very patient. Tasty sandwiches and drinks for everyone. Pleasant seating indoors or near garden plants

Thank JanBarnes2014
Reviewed 20 July 2018

Booked table for my mums 80th so family could be together when we got there our table hadn’t been reserved so had to wait for one. Sat down waited ages for them to come and take drink orders,then even longer for them to take food...More

3  Thank brucebetty
Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

Thank you to the lovely Patsy and ladies who helped me with my elderly friend. They were so supportive and helpful. Really appreciate their help. Lovely coffee too.

Thank Ashleigh B
Reviewed 30 June 2018

I've seen a few negative reviews on this site and I have to say that they obviously didn't go when I did, because I had the best dining experience. When me and my family came into the restaurant we were immediately greeted by a cheery...More

4  Thank susanpembury
Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

After sitting at table for 20 minutes waiting for our order to be taken we gave up waiting. On arrival there were no menus on the table so my husband went and asked for some and informed the waitress where we were sitting. After all...More

2  Thank Hilary C
Reviewed 6 June 2018 via mobile

We’ve been to Russell’s on numerous occasions and every time both the food and the service has been brilliant. So you can imagine my surprise when on finally getting round to leaving a (5 star) review on trip advisor I noticed a 2 star review...More

9  Thank Flowerbunny5
Reviewed 6 June 2018 via mobile

Another excellent visit to this delightful cafe. Even though the staff are busy, they always have a smile on their faces and offer fantastic service. The food is lovely and always freshly cooked. One of my favourite places to eat especially the fruIt trifle which...More

4  Thank cazdruidgebay
Reviewed 31 May 2018 via mobile

A little gem of a cafe set in a wonderful garden centre which is clean, well presented with friendly and attentive staff. Ideal for locals or holiday makers looking for hearty breakfast which has a good choice to suits all age groups. I had the...More

2  Thank Simon H
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Jane V
27 September 2016|
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Response from Fezza11 | Reviewed this property |
Yes they certainly have vegetarian options and I'm sure if you call them they do have gluten free as a friend eats there and he has to have gluten free.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$40
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 - 15:30
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Road | Russells Garden Centre, Birdham, Chichester PO20 7BY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Sussex  >  Chichester  >  Birdham
  • Phone Number: +44 1243 511156
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