Reopening 1 May 2021

We look forward to welcoming everybody back outside from 1 May 2021. Bookings will be taken from 26 April 2021.

We are offering a delivery service of Ales and our Fish & Chips special every Friday evening between 5-8pm until 23 April.

You can order on 07389 724443 and we’ll call you back to confirm.


Welcome to The Bell Inn, Chichester

The Bell Inn is situated in Chichester, West Sussex, opposite the Chichester Festival Theatre. It is a traditional pub serving home-made food, with a great selection of hand pulled real ales. It’s welcoming atmosphere and decor makes us one of the few remaining traditional pubs in the city. 

To make a reservation please use the Booking Form on our Bookings Page or telephone 01243 783388

We look forward to seeing you soon!


  • Ales on tap

  • Opening Times

    Mondays & Tuesdays



    Bar** 5pm - 10pm
    Food* 5pm - 9pm

    Thursdays, Fridays & Saturdays

    Bar** 12 noon - 2:30pm
    5pm - 10pm
    Food* 12 noon - 2pm
    5pm -9:30pm

    Sundays & Bank Holidays

    Bar** 12 noon - 6pm
    Food* 12 noon - 5pm

    * Last food orders 15 minutes before end of service.

    ** Last orders 9.30pm.

  • Mailing List

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  • Food

    Our menu is ever changing but click here for a selection of freshly prepared and home cooked dishes you can expect to be served.

    Pre and Post Theatre Drinks

    Why not call in for a drink before or after your theatre visit, we are only a few steps away!

    Chichester Festival Theatre