Where to Eat in Steyning

Where to Eat in Steyning?

There is a choice of places where you can eat in Steyning High Street. They are all within a very short walk from Rosebud Holiday Cottage so there’s no need to drive!

Steyning Cafes and Restaurants

Chez Joel

This cosy cafe is open Thursday, Friday and Saturday evenings with an excellent French menu. It’s the ideal place to go if you would like to brush up on your French language skills. Thursday is the best night for this as Sarah, who runs the cafe, tries to avoid speaking English this evening!

Book on 01903 813311

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Chez Joel Cafe

Steyning Pubs

The White Horse

This pub has an attached restaurant which opens each evening.

Inside it is decorated in a contemporary classic style. Outside there’s a large verandah covered with huge parasols from which you can enjoy views of the countryside as you dine.

Book on 01903 814084


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White Horse Restaurant

The Star Inn

This traditional pub has a lovely garden outside beside a stream. It serves food every day apart from Sunday evening.

Book on 01903 813078

Star Inn Garden

Prefer to Eat at the Cottage?

Mamma Mia

This Italian restaurant currently offers takeaways: Pasta, fish and meat dishes are available.

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Chez Joel

Chez Joel is also selling takeaway food at present.

Find out more about historic Steyning


Steyning Food and Drink Festival

Read about the annual festival which is held each September


French Food Evenings in Steyning

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French food evenings in Steyning take place at the quirky Chez Joel Bistro. Delicious French food is served on Thursday, Friday and Saturday evenings.

Every Thursday evening there’s a chance to both enjoy wonderful food and brush up on your language skills, as that night is a French speaking evening. Sarah, the owner, will do her best to avoid any use of English!

French Speaking Evening

“Digging up our school French at Chez Joel was a hoot and the food deliciously oozing with butter and cream. Fantastic value too.

(Written by a recent guest at Rosebud Cottage).

French Food Evenings in Steyning

The evening menu always has a meat, fish and vegetarian dish on offer. There are some fantastic desserts and the wines are excellent.

2 courses cost £19.99, 3 courses £25.99.

As the cafe is small it is best to book if possible: 01903 813311

Daytime Food at Chez Joel

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Chez Joel is open every day for drinks and tasty snacks, apart from Sunday.

The cafe is at 96 Steyning High Street, just a few minutes walk from Rosebud Cottage.

Read about the accommodation at Rosebud Cottage




Eating Out In Steyning

Prefer Italian to French? Read about Steyning’s Italian Restaurant

Find out more about places to eat in Steyning


The George at Burpham!

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A great place to call in on a walk

The George At Burpham is a unique 17th century inn. Burpham itself is a charming small village near Arundel in the South Downs National Park.

The pub has an inviting modern interior and serves seasonal, locally-sourced, freshly-cooked food, beers, wines and spirits.

It is locally owned and aims to live up to the ambition . . . “By the locals, for the locals, of the locals – and a very warm welcome to everyone.”. . .  including muddy-booted walkers and well-behaved dogs!

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They serve delicious British food  – always home cooked with the freshest seasonal ingredients, locally sourced where possible.

This pub is close to footpaths so is a good place to stop if you are hiking locally

Details at http://georgeatburpham.co.uk

Burpham is a 30 minute drive from Steyning in West Sussex.


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