The Crate & Apple

The Crate & Apple, The jewel of Chichester

The team at The Crate & Apple have been serving the historic town of Chichester since August 2017. We are proud to support other local businesses and use only locally sourced seasonal produce showcasing the diversity of West Sussex and surrounds.

Award winning Head Chef Jordan Thompson changes the menu with the seasons and offers a variety of lunch, bar snacks and dinner options to suit all tastes. Our new summer menu and a full drinks list is on the website so why not contact us now to make a booking.

Real food by Real Chefs since 2017

Lunch 12pm - 3pm Dinner 6pm - 9pm (9:30pm Fri & Sat)

The Crate & Apple Sunday roast

It goes without saying that quality and passion are what drives the team at The Crate. Our Award winning Sunday Roast is a testament to that. With a choice of beef, pork, lamb and a vegetarian option, Sundays at The Crate & Apple have become a local institution.

Sunday Roast is served between 12:00 and 16:00 and booking is recommended.

Family Friendly and we love dogs!

We are a family friendly pub and proud to be a part of the local community. Whether its the local knitting group on a Monday morning or the Sunday night Quiz The Crate & Apple is more than just a pub, its the heart of Westgate.

We encourage our guests to bring their dogs and even have speciality beers and snacks specifically for them.

Why not visit us soon, bring the whole family and enjoy the welcoming atmosphere of The Crate & Apple!

Crate & Apple News

The Apple Shed

The newest addition to The Crate & Apple with seating for up to 16 people, heating and bespoke seating there is not a better location to enjoy those lovely autumnal evenings.


Quiz Night Oct 11th

If you are in the mood for some mind bending questions mixed with a dollop of good fun then our quiz night is the place for you. £12 per person entry includes a delicious bar snack and generous cash prize for the winning team. Teams are restricted to six people and it will book up […]


“Ode to Chichester”

Click here to see the new “Ode to Chichester video We are proud to support local business.


Home made Bread & Butter Pudding.

What can possibly be better than a freshly made Bread & Butter Pudding. At The Crate & Apple we use only the highest quality locally sourced produce and it shows! Come in and try a dish or two from our delicious summer menu. Book now and don’t miss out!


Open Mic Night Cancelled

Due to unforeseen circumstances the return of ” Open Mic Night” is postponed until October. We will be posting updates in the coming weeks with a firm date.


If you are looking for a venue to host your wedding, look no further. With NO Venue hire fee and a wide range of options The Crate & Apple is the perfect location. Our highly experienced team will work with you every step of the way to make sure no detail is overlooked and you […]


The Crate & Apple signature dish

Roast Hake loin Wrapped in Parma Ham.  Designed by Head Chef Jordan Thompson it has fast become the most popular item on the menu, warranting its elevation to “Signature dish” status. Come and try for yourself. Book now and don’t miss out!


Eat out to help out!

The “Eat out to help out” scheme is coming to a close at the end of August. It has been a major success for The Crate & Apple and has helped us immensely after four months of lock-down. Monday the 31st is not only the last day of the scheme but is also a bank […]


Open Mic Night is back!!

Due to overwhelming demand The Crate & Apple Open Mic night is starting up again. Sunday the 6th Sept from 6pm onwards, all budding musicians are welcome. £6.00 per head includes a variety of Mezze platters to suit all tastes and due to Covid restrictions you will need to book a table in advance. Make […]


Cocktails on Tap!

Due to overwhelming demand we now have Espresso Martini and Passion Fruit on tap. Using only the finest quality ingredients paired with Smirnoff Vodka there is not a better way to spend a hot summers day than, sitting in our beautiful hidden garden with some nibbles from our award winning summer menu and an ice […]


A sneak peek

Mon - Fri
10am - 11pm

10am - Late

Lunch: 12pm - 3pm / Dinner: 6pm - 9pm