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Apple Cafe

Waterstones Book Store | 5 West Street, Chichester PO19 1QF, England
+44 1243 775155
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good35%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“soups” (9 reviews)
“cheese scone” (8 reviews)
“tea pigs” (2 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Waterstones Book Store | 5 West Street, Chichester PO19 1QF, England
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Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

My daughter and I had lunch at the Apple cafe. We both had soup and a cheese scone. For afters I had Earl Grey Tea Nd the most delicious Apple and Cinnamon cake I've ever eaten. My daughter had a vanilla late coffee and a...More

Thank Jonathan P
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

With views over the cathedral and a stash of homemade cake and light bites...and in a bookshop. ..this is a great stopping point. Just wish they brewed tea in a pot...rather than a tea bag and hot water in cup arrangement....

Thank Val J
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

Had lunch here today... not good, my humus salad just consisted of leaves out of a packet and the humus stuck in a bowl in the middle. Zero out of ten for presentation and taste. My daughter had a panini that consisted of solid cheese,...More

Thank AlanBidds
Reviewed 8 June 2017

Just visited for a quick drink and snack. Really pleased that they accommodate Gluten Free and Vegans. They have Almond Milk as well as Soya and lovely Gluten Free bread... Seeded and tasty. My non Gluten Free/Vegan friend also really enjoyed her experience at the...More

Thank 77blue77
Reviewed 16 May 2017

miserable wet grey day, so just the thing - hot chocolate and a brownie and tea and cherry shortbread. All vedry good and enjoyable and very friendly efficient staff.

Thank Maureen N
Reviewed 30 April 2017

Mum and I called in for tea and cake after browsing the books. We arrived just as it was opening and were able to secure a window table overlooking the Cathedral - you get a great view, and was very relaxing to just sit back...More

Thank debdancing
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Beautiful Chichester. Two fifty-somethings and an eighteen-year-old looking for somewhere nice for some coffee and lunch. Oh, and preferably some gluten-free options. Went into Waterstones on a whim, and followed our noses to the first floor Apple Café. What an absolute gem! The ambience somehow...More

Thank derekl62
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

So here we go ! Ordered a panini, you get the smallest panini possible and some crisps crushed in a tiny bowl you would use for butter. Looks very unappetising all for £6.50! See the pictures ! Overpriced and very little of anything! The place...More

1  Thank DG729
Reviewed 10 December 2016

Above Waterstones, this bright small cafe has plenty of home-made soups, homity pies plus winter warmer drinks and ice creams. Window seats have views of the cathedral.. Friendly staff.

Thank PDeZylva
Reviewed 5 November 2016

A lovely little cafe with helpful,friendly staff.Nice and relaxing with views of the cathedral.Good menu choice especially for vegetarians.Four different soups on offer at lunch time.Good coffee and cakes and you can browse around Waterstones as well.

Thank william m
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Waterstones Book Store | 5 West Street, Chichester PO19 1QF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Sussex  >  Chichester
  • Phone Number: +44 1243 775155
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