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.

And now open on Saturday afternoons from 3pm - 6pm for delicious bar snacks.

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

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, it's the "heart of Westgate".

And now with the new " Apple shed" outside area there are even more options. A fully enclosed heated area perfect for up to 24 people.

So if your looking for a lovely meal, a quiet drink or just somewhere relaxing to stop for a while The Crate & Apple is the place for you.

And remember all pets are welcome. We even have special beers for Dogs and Cats!

Crate & Apple News

New Years day Roast

Why not start the new year with a delicious roast at The Crate & Apple. We will be serving our award winning roast between 12-4pm on January the 1st and there are limited spaces available. Start the year as you mean to carry on, click on the “Book now” icon and don’t miss out!


New years Eve!

It may not have been a normal year by any standards, but why not see it out in style and come and experience some award winning food in lovely surrounds at The Crate & Apple. Book now and make sure you don’t miss out!


Sunday Roast

The Crate & Apple will be shut for Christmas day and Boxing day so the staff can enjoy some well deserved time with their families. We will be open again for a delicious award winning Sunday roast on the 27th, so why not treat yourself and your loved ones and book now.


Steak- alicious

At The Crate & Apple we use only the highest quality locally sourced produce. We believe that by supporting other local businesses we are making our community stronger. Buy local and support your community!


Award winning Sunday Roast

Why not experience for yourself The Crate & Apple Sunday roast. Life does not get better. The highest quality locally sourced produce prepared by Head Chef Jordan Thompson and his team Book now and don’t miss out!


On the “Specials board”.

Another delicious dish from sous chef Harley Allen. Our new Autumn menu features the tastes and diversity of beautiful Sussex. Why not book a table now and see why The Crate & Apple is the N01 restaurant in Sussex.


Now open Saturday afternoons!

By popular demand the kitchen is now open Saturday afternoons from 3-6pm serving from our delicious Autumn Bar Snack menu. Why not relax in our beautiful hidden garden with a cocktail, bar snack and some good company.. Could Saturdays get any better?


November Quiz night

Don’t forget to book a team for the November Quiz night. Teams of up to six people, great prize pool, delicious bar snack and some tricky questions. Book now!


Lessons from the Master

Click on the link below and join a behind the scenes lesson with award winning Chef Jordan Thompson


From the Pantry

Venison with seasonal vegetables and lightly smoked “Squirly fries”. A lovely dish showcasing the diversity of West Sussex. Why not book a table now and experience our new ” Autumn menu”


A sneak peek

Mon - Fri
10am - 11pm

10am - Late

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