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West Dean Stores and Tea Room

West Dean, Chichester PO19 0QY, England
+44 1243 818222
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“sandwiches” (3 reviews)
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West Dean, Chichester PO19 0QY, England
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Reviewed 31 August 2017

Stopped by on a cycle ride along centurion way with my two boys. It was a lovely sunny day and we sat beneath the trees in the garden watching the birds and looking at the lovely flowers, chatting to other walkers and bike riders. Great...More

Thank Jamiefromnumber3
Reviewed 2 August 2017

We now make this place a go to when out on our bikes. We cycle here from Birdham and it's a great place to stop off for a light lunch. The area is very popular with cyclists and many of them also end up here...More

Thank Paul0756
Reviewed 4 May 2017

All I can really say is i had a fabulous sandwich , it was so good theres nothing more to say apart from fabulous.

Thank bbbrewer
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Dropped in for a bit mid-way through a day's cycling. Ordered bacon bap, espresso and a slice of cake. Outstandingly good bap with loads of crispy bacon on a light fluffy roll, coffee was very strong and hot, and cake was a tasty home-made delight....More

Thank Airmilesman
Reviewed 11 April 2017

A delightful, friendly village store near Goodwood racecourse selling all manner of daily essentials including a variety of the most delicious fresh bread. The tearoom offers a tempting selection of made to order sandwiches & even more tempting cakes - wonderful little gem!

Thank Karen C
Reviewed 1 June 2016

A nice little tearoom, which doubles as a village store. The weather was fine and we were able to sit outside. There was a lovely casual atmosphere and we really felt welcome. We asked for 'tea for 4' and got 4 individual teapots adorned with...More

Thank RandM30
Reviewed 18 May 2016

We sat outside: the weather was lovely, the crockery was pretty, the tea pots had tea-coseys. The tea was hot. The cakes were generous and very moreish. The price was fair. The service was polite. What's not to like?

Thank OftenHungry
Reviewed 4 April 2016

I've driven by the sideroad to the stores many times but never have ventured down. A late morning call for coffee (and cake), however led to a teeny and supposedly swift (one hour later) diversion to recharge! Well what a find. I suppose that the...More

Thank clive t t
Reviewed 21 March 2016

A VERY nice tearoom, with gorgeous fresh sandwiches and homemade cakes. A lovely atmosphere and I adore the shabby chic theme within the tearoom. VERY clean. On a sunny day, seating is outside. . . its a gorgeous sun trap! Our dog 'Poppy' loves visiting...More

Thank ImooM
Reviewed 18 March 2016

Very nice tea room, great atmosphere, with super cakes and sandwiches well worth a visit, been a few times and will return

Thank MarshalltheWestie
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Drinks, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: West Dean, Chichester PO19 0QY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Sussex  >  Chichester
  • Phone Number: +44 1243 818222
West Dean village shop and cafe is open 7 days a week. The shop stocks newspapers, cigarettes, alcohol and local fresh produce, as well as full range of sundries and basic essentials. Our aim is to provide a convenient variety of essentials and locally produced fresh produce for our shop customers. The West Dean Shop also has a cosy team room complete with open fire and outdoor seating for sunny days. We are conveniently located just off the Monarch's Way footpath and the Centurions Way cycle path and our tea room is a perfect refreshment stop for walkers, cyclists and anybody out exploring the South Downs. We offer delicious freshly ground coffee and tea served in pots covered with quirky hand knitted tea cosies. We serve cream teas, a range of hot and cold snacks including bacon or O'Hagans sausage floured baps, assorted sandwiches and a range of scrummy fresh cakes and pastries.
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