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The Spotted Cow

££ - £££, British,
Selsey Road | Chichester, Hunston, Chichester PO20 1PD, England
+44 1243 786718
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Overview
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good21%
  • Average14%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“crispy egg” (4 reviews)
“husbands fish” (2 reviews)
“veggie roast” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
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LOCATION
Selsey Road | Chichester, Hunston, Chichester PO20 1PD, England
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1 - 10 of 162 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely lovely Sunday roast! We both had beef, perfectly rare, crispy roasts, the best cauliflower cheese and homemade gravy! Decor is nice and comfortable and staff are brilliant and friendly. Only slight criticism is that the plates were cold so it got the dinner got...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank ZJPMAT
Reviewed 27 November 2018 via mobile

Fantastic pub Extremely helpful staff and really good food. They were very accommodating for a large party that they did not have significant notice of

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Q8939CBmatthewm
Reviewed 19 November 2018 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

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Bailey9898
Reviewed 8 November 2018

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.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank the-therapist
Reviewed 4 November 2018 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

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank StuartB926
Reviewed 30 October 2018 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

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Dream65570983429
Reviewed 29 October 2018

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

Date of visit: October 2018
2  Thank Footprints825468
Reviewed 17 October 2018 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

Date of visit: October 2018
2  Thank buddylove13
Reviewed 14 October 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

Date of visit: October 2018
2  Thank Jules1609
Reviewed 13 October 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

Date of visit: October 2018
2  Thank barneyD3647CE
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$18
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Parking Available
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:30
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
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
Description
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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