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The Richmond Arms

Mill Road | Near the Duck Pond, West Ashling, Chichester PO18 8EA, England
+44 1243 572046
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good14%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“brisket” (16 reviews)
“scotch egg” (12 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, International, British, Contemporary, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
££ - £££
Mill Road | Near the Duck Pond, West Ashling, Chichester PO18 8EA, England
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Reviewed today

A few of us came here recently for Sunday lunch. My girlfriend & I have enjoyed eating here in the past on a couple of occasions but not on a Sunday. Usual story of Sunday lunch menu offering mainly roasts but at least they were...More

Thank Antony_Toop
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

What an incredible find! After a delicious supper on Saturday night with superb and genuine customer service - we spontaneously booked lunch in Sunday. Perfect food, wine and service. We will be back....

1  Thank Shaun F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My partner and I went out for a walk one day. We thought that it would be nice to grab a sandwich before we walked, so we called in on this pub. I noticed stickers on their window from Michelin as we approached, which gave...More

1  Thank Chris G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have now eaten at the Richmond arms on several occasions. We stay at the Concierge Camping site (see separate review) and its a 10 minute walk through the fields. When we stay we end up eating at the Richmond on a Friday evening, Saturday...More

2  Thank Mimo65
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great place for a family and friends birthday lunch celebration. Friendly staff and good service Really enjoyed the starters including scallops, tempura fish, and a lobster taco. Mains included a superb pigs cheek with braised watermelon, baked crab and lamb shoulder. All excellent Recommended

1  Thank Dweezil28
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Having tried to book on numerous occasions. We decided to go for an early supper. I ordered the Fish of the day, Turbot. Expectations were high but sorely disapppointed as I cut into the fish to find it wasn't cooked. The waitress took the fish...More

1  Thank Carol H
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

I had been a bit rude before about the hugely expensive pizzas at the pub but had a main course with friends and it was excellent. Not cheap but quality and service is very good.

Thank Richard S
Reviewed 22 August 2017

As we were at the nearby site we gave the Richmond a try. First impressions were not good. The beer was extremely poor through uncleaned lines. The starter was awful ( Camembert). Our main courses were both really good (Brill and steak) and the best...More

Thank JudgeMental49
Reviewed 21 August 2017

We booked a table for 5 but found ourselves in the bar area rather than the restaurant. There was a table next door of extremely well oiled people making a great deal of noise. When they went out for a cigarette the staff had a...More

Thank Crabtree1979
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

We were a party of nine and the seating was snug but worked. The service was excellent from arrival to us leaving, the waiting staff were knowledgeable and sociable without being too intrusive. Many had steaks which were cooked to everyone's liking and sourced locally!...More

1  Thank Ian S
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John S
6 March 2017|
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Response from bobbob_8 | Property representative |
Hi we are open for lunch and dinner or a drink/snacks from wed -sat and lunch on Sunday. We are a restaurant/pub/B&B
Hari A
7 July 2015|
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Response from MissMokha | Reviewed this property |
to be honest I can't remember seeing one (it was dark). Great pub for a casual drink and eats is at The Royal Oak, just north of Chilgrove. Great atmosphere, real country pub down a winding lane!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mill Road | Near the Duck Pond, West Ashling, Chichester PO18 8EA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Sussex  >  Chichester  >  West Ashling
  • Phone Number: +44 1243 572046
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Country Pub, Restaurant, B& B in an idyllic Sussex rural village at the foot of the South Downs,5 Min's from Chichester. Locals bar and country kitchen serving locally sourced meats, seafood, game and vegetables in an innovative manner.Roasts on our "Rotisserie" and meats/seafood grilled over Charcoal. Classic bar snacks re-invented, regularly changing local microbreweries beers,home made hedgerow "eaux de vie" and large list of wines by the glass.... expressive of their origins and "terroir". ...
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