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Russells Cafe

Main Road | Russells Garden Centre, Birdham, Chichester PO20 7BY, England
+44 1243 511156
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good21%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Cafe, British, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Main Road | Russells Garden Centre, Birdham, Chichester PO20 7BY, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We met friends here for a special lunch which we booked well in advance. We were given a lovely window table for four. We arrived at 12.45. The café was very busy and appeared to be fully booked,We waited a long time to be served...More

Thank marbeau1
Reviewed 14 December 2017 via mobile

Nothing really wrong with this quality of fare on offer in this cafe. I visited for the first time many years ago when it first opened and it was a much more modest concern. Since then I have visited less often . I feel somehow...More

Thank Patti1953_12
Reviewed 27 November 2017

We stopped here for a late lunch (around 2pm). We were shown to a table of our choice and offered drinks straightaway. We ordered a 3 egg omelette and turkey and ham pie. The food was really nice and the service was very attentive. Definitely...More

Thank Beef36
Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

Big fluffy American style pancakes with a pot of tea with fresh leaves were enjoyable. The English breakfast was good, but felt the sausages weren't as high quality as they could have been. Service was attentive and friendly. An extensive menu for breakfast and lunch.

Thank Elin0rJane
Reviewed 12 November 2017

I am told I cook a 'mean' roast so when we go out I often avoid ordering Sunday roast but today we couldn't resist and so glad we didn't. The roast lamb was so tender, hot, accompanied by lovely gravy and vegetables and even their...More

Thank JulieHolidays22
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

Arrived a little harassed due to waiting on painfully slow parking debacle caused by elderly clientele extracting themselves from their parking space. Anyhow. Entrance has moved since I last visited and steers you past goods before you find your way back to the cafe. Arrived...More

Thank brenda j
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Everything about our Sunday lunch was excellent. We all had the Rolled Shoulder of Lamb which was superbly cooked and served exceptionally well with piping hot vegetables. Staff were all friendly and accommodating and surroundings pleasant. Having such a good lunch encouraged us to look...More

Thank FreddieAndFanny
Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

Came here for a roast which was very tasty, we both had roast beef with red wine gravy which was delicious. Lots of meat and the portions were large. Both of us had dessert but these portions were much too big and more like sharing...More

Reviewed 31 October 2017

Went with friends for Sunday lunch, the food was good and staff very nice and helpful. Comfortable restrauant. We go there quite often.

Thank Chris_JNP
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

I would like to take this opportunity to thank all the staff at Russells garden centre for an extremely nice day excellent food with excellent service from a lovely team in the canteen and very friendly staff in the shops from all the Arun community...More

Thank Kevin Q
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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
USD 7 - USD 42
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
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 am - 3:30 pm
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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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