The Top 5 Coffee Shops in Chichester

The Top 5 Coffee Shops in Chichester

Chichester, a charming city in West Sussex, offers a unique blend of city, coast, and countryside. Renowned for its rich history, with Roman walls and a stunning cathedral, as well as excellent schools, nearby beaches and country walks, Chichester is an ideal place for growing families to relocate to from bigger, busier, and more expensive cities. 

As you meander the historic streets, you'll find many shops, restaurants and, of course, coffee shops. From modern, speciality coffees for the coffee snobs to cosy nooks for an afternoon coffee and cake, or a spot to catch up with friends over brunch, here are some local favourites, all within a short drive of the beautiful Wings Wood development of modern family homes in Woodgate, Chichester. 

Whether you're yearning for your morning Americano or a cosy spot to unwind after a long day, Common Grounds should be at the top of your list. This quaint, speciality coffee shop brims with charm, offering artisan roasted beans, skilled baristas, and a welcoming atmosphere that beckons you to make this your go-to coffee shop. It's not only about the coffee at Common Grounds, though, as their cake selection ticks every box from vegan to indulgently rich.  

If you're looking for a one-of-a-kind mix of unique decor, great coffee, and tasty food, head for The Fat Fig. With its vibrant and welcoming atmosphere, it's the ideal place for a leisurely breakfast or a quick coffee break while catching up on work. Whether you pop in for a creamy cappuccino and a croissant, your morning eggs or a hearty burger, The Fat Fig has something for everyone, all day long. 

A true local favourite in the heart of Chichester, Charlie Harpers is a cafe and brasserie known for its vibrant setting, friendly staff, hearty food and sofas to enjoy your coffee in comfort. With a light Bourbon blend of beans prepared by trained baristas, as well as fresh, locally sourced food and sweet treats, Charlie Harpers is an inviting place whether you’re after a hot cuppa, a cooked breakfast or a toasted sandwich. 

Known for its locally sourced ingredients and fresh pastries, The Deli at Aldwick has lots of countryside charm a stone’s throw from the beach. As you walk in, the aromas of freshly ground coffee and homemade food greet you - think hearty sandwiches, homemade cakes, and, of course, a great cup of coffee. This gem of a coffee shop offers the perfect setting for relaxed, comfortable dining - whether you're looking for a quick lunch or a leisurely weekend brunch to set you up for a brisk walk along the nearby beach. 

In a picturesque setting, The Barn Little London is a tranquil retreat in the heart of Chichester that invites you to read a good book or get lost in conversation over a delicious coffee. The thoughtful menu features a curated selection of beverages and seasonal dishes that reflect their ethos around wellness and sustainability. The Barn Little London is a unique local gem that even features a retail area with various independent brands, so you can combine eating, drinking and shopping in one. 

Offering a balanced village lifestyle and a brand-new community with connections into London, Brighton and Portsmouth, the Wings Wood development of two and three bedroom family homes in leafy Woodgate is now available to reserve. 

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