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57 Shore Road, East Wittering PO20 8DY, England
+44 1243 672754
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good21%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“fish stew” (27 reviews)
“sea bass” (12 reviews)
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British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
57 Shore Road, East Wittering PO20 8DY, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

First time here with a group of friends Nice menu and food was very well cooked - highlight for me was the pea soup. Service was very very slow - even at the beginning when ordering drinks! Fun evening and quirky beach decor made for...More

Thank ruthmspencer
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have eaten at the Samphire twice. On both occasions the food has been excellent - to the point of being mouth-watering - and it is very well cooked. The service is satisfactory without being exceptional. However, the food is priced accordingly (not cheap), the...More

Thank Roy S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Quirky, but authentic small restaurant. No pretentious airs. I don't think families with young children are their target market, it was all adults when we ate and the menu was adventurous. The service was excellent, attentive without being intrusive. The best part was the food....More

Thank Paul H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Staying in East Wittering for a few days,this place was recommended by our hosts. From the outside it was rather un-prepossessing,but once inside and eating,our first impression was completely reversed.We had a delicious bottle of Viognier,and main courses of cod with barlotti beans,and lamb rump...More

Thank roy m
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Samphire for lunch when recommended by friends. We were certainly not disappointed. We opted for the set menu which had plenty choice. Our waiter was knowledgeable about the menu and easily answered our questions. Would advise booking as it gets quite busy.

Thank footie66
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went here for a friends and family pre wedding dinner, it's a long time since my husband and I had ventured back after a disastrous previous encounter. The reserved table for 6 had been given away as we had not reconfirmed on the day??...More

Thank madhatter171
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Six of us ate here last night and the food was delicious and the service was superb. We have holidayed nearby now for the last three years and have come to Samphire each year. We like the ambience, the fresh food and the good quality...More

Thank SFK77
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely to eat with friends or have a romantic dinner date consistently good with fresh produce very varied menu Never disappoints

Thank Rachel B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Finally getting around to doing a write up sorry it's taken so long. Booked originally for eight including two children and a toddler. Increased table size twice, ended up being 12 in the end. Was no problem staff changed it for us. On the day...More

Thank Justin H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a lovely place. The food is freshly prepared. The staff are friendly and very helpful. We are going back there again soon.

Thank TiggsMorton
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Michele W
29 September 2015|
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Response from Diddlydos | Reviewed this property |
I would suggest Crouchers Hotel & Restaurant Address: Birdham Rd, Chichester, West Sussex PO20 7EH Phone:01243 784995
Andrew M
20 February 2015|
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Response from Diddlydos | Reviewed this property |
I hope so. I copied and pasted it.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
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12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 57 Shore Road, East Wittering PO20 8DY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Sussex  >  East Wittering
  • Phone Number: +44 1243 672754
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