Cider House Kitchen

Book your table by calling 01243 815697.

This exciting new Italian restaurant is one of the very few authentic Italian restaurants in Chichester and offers a friendly and informal environment in which to enjoy great food with family and friends. Offering a rustic, casual menu including freshly made pizza, pasta and other fabulous fare. Using the finest Italian ingredients from a local Italian supplier, our pizzas are made from scratch and by hand by our very own Pizzaiolo and his team, as well as creating delicious, fresh pasta dishes for you to devour.

The Cider House Kitchen has become one of many popular restaurants in Chichester, and is open 7 days a week for lunch and dinner – ideal for both visitors and locals alike.

Opening Hours:

Monday – Friday: 12:15pm-2:30pm & 5:45pm-9pm
Saturday: 12:15pm – 9pm
Sunday: 12:15pm – 8pm

We are closed on Christmas Day

What the Cider House Kitchen offers

  • Relaxed and informal dining
  • Excellent rustic food freshly prepared by our award-winning chefs
  • Fresh, local ingredients
  • A selection of Italian wines & beers
  • Gluten Free pizzas available
  • Children’s menu
  • A selection of soft drinks
  • Milkshakes available
  • Vegetarian and special dietary requirements catered for. Please let us know when booking.
  • Open to the public for lunch and dinner

Dare to double pizza?

Double up with our fresh handmade pizzas for main course and end the meal on a sweet note with our delicious Mela Cotta – an Italian style apple pie made with our light pizza dough!

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Christmas Specials

Ravioli Tacchino| 12.5 NEW!
Turkey and pancetta ravioli served in a cream and porcini sauce garnished with cranberry

Pizza Natalizia| 14 NEW!
Taleggio cheese, cranberry sauce, mushrooms and pancetta


Tiramisu Espresso Martini | 10
Baileys, Tia Maria, Vodka, Espresso shot and Sugar Syrup garnished with a Savoiardi Biscuit

CHK Christmas Cocktail | 10
Havana rum, Chambord, Prosecco, Lime Juice, Sugar Syrup topped with Cranberry Juice and garnished with Raspberries and slices of Lime



Olives | 3.5 (v)

Pizza dough sticks with olives | 6.5 (v)

Bruschetta| 6.5
Choose from:
Tomatoes, onions, balsamic vinegar, basil (v)
Garlic mushroom on soft cheese base (v)
Smoked salmon on soft cheese base

Fonduta | 8.5
Melted taleggio cheese served with crispy prosciutto, roasted peppers, courgette, sun blushed tomatoes and a side of toasted bread

Gamberi al Pomodora | 8
Prawns in tomato sauce with fennel and cherry tomatoes served with toasted bread

Parmigiana| 7.5
Shallow fried aubergine baked in a rich tomato sauce with mozzarella and grana Padano

Garlic Pizza Focaccio 9″| 9.5 (v)
Choose from:
Topped with tomatoes, onion, basil and balsamic glaze (v)
Topped with mozzarella cheese and caramelised onions (v)



(V) Vegetarian

(s) Spicy

(tt) Takes time

Antipasti to Share

Tagliere CHK| 18 NEW!
A selection of cured meats and cheeses, artichoke, boiled egg, caramelised onion, olives, traditional bruschetta, toasted bread and focaccia

Garlic Pizza Focaccia 12″ | 12 (v)

Festa Di Salami | 16 NEW!
A selection of Italian cured meats and olives served with garlic and cheese focaccia s well as a marinara pizza focaccia

Marinara | 9.5 (v)
Pizza base with tomato sauce, garlic and oregano




(V) Vegetarian

(s) Spicy

(tt) Takes time

Pizza Classica

Margherita | 11 (v)
Tomato, mozzarella and basil

Proscuitto Funghi | 12.5
Ham and mushroom

Funghi | 12
Mushroom and grana padano

Pepperoni | 13

Tonno & Cipolla | 12
Tuna and red onion

Quattro Formaggi | 13 (v)
Mozzarella, gorgonzola, provolone and goats cheese

Hawaiana | 13
Ham and pineapple

Country | 12.5
Chicken, sweetcorn and peppers

Quattro Stagioni | 13.5
Artichoke, ham, mushrooms and olives

Pizzas with a Twist

Fagotto All’uovo | 13
Sausage, spinach, egg and spinata picante

Your choice of:
Tomato and mozzarella | 10.5 (v)
Ham and mushroom | 12

Calzone Piacevole | 14.5 (s)
Ricotta cheese, spinach, nduja, pancetta

Schiacciata Cruda | 13
Sun-blushed tomatoes, grana padano, prosciutto and rocket

Schiacciata Verdure | 11.5 (v)
Aubergine, courgette, peppers and red onions

Schiacciata di Pollo | 14
Chicken, mushroom and pancetta arrotolata

Schiacciata di Porchetta | 14.5
Porchetta, sun-blushed tomatoes, bufala mozzarella and hot dog sauce

Pizza Natalizia | 14 NEW!
Taleggio cheese, cranberry sauce, mushrooms and panchetta

Have these pizzas with a twist on a regular base for an extra £1.50

Pizze Chef's Creations

Diavola | 14.5 (s)
Italian sausage, salami, pepperoni, roquito and jalapenos

Verdure | 13 (v)
Aubergine, courgette, peppers and red onion

Cruda | 14.5
Sun-blushed tomatoes, parmesan, grana padano, prosciutto and rocket

CHK | 14.5
Ham, pepperoni, mushrooms, olives, peppers and red onion

Americana | 13
Hot dog sausage, Italian sausage, brie and red onion

Pescatore | 13
Tuna, anchovies, spring onion and capers

Fuoco Rosso | 14.5 (ss)
Chicken, nduja, caramelised onions, roquito, jalapenos and sun-blushed tomatoes

Casereccia | 15
Italian sausage, ricotta, spinach, olives, blushed tomatoes

Vivere | 15
Eggs, spring onion, porchetta and parmesan

Delizia | 15
Ham, artichoke, red onions, peppers, boiled egg and goat cheese

Picante | 14.5
Pepperoni, gorgonzola, capers, red onion, peppers and olives

Crouchers | 15 (s)
Italian sausage, nduja, peppers, spinach, spring onion, gorgonzola and spianata picante

Estiva | 14
Tuna, baby prawns, cherry tomatoes, spring onions, rocket

Pizze Bianca

To maximise the flavour of the toppings, we feel these taste best with a cream cheese base

Contadina | 13 (v)
Cherry tomatoes, goats cheese, courgette, artichoke and caramelised onions

Affumicata | 13
Brie, smoked salmon, cherry tomatoes and courgette

Mediterranea | 13
Pepperoni, anchovies, capers and red onion


Lasagna Tradizionale | 14.5 (tt)
Beef and pork mince, tomato sauce and basciamella

Prawn Tagliolini | 15.5
Tiger prawns, king prawns, sun blushed tomato, fresh chilli, garlic and a lemon zest sauce

Ragu con Brasato di Manzo | 14 NEW!
Slow cooked beef brisket ragu with fresh paooardelle pasta

Rigatone Festivo | 15.5 (s)
Italian Sausage, Nduja sausage, chicken, cherry tomatoes, olives, goats cheese

Traditional Carbonara | 14.5
Spaghetti with guanciale, Pancetta, eggs, pecorino cheese

Tagliolino di Granchio | 16 (s)
Fresh crab, chilli, asparagus in a cream sauce

Pappardelle al pollo | 14.5
Chicken, Broccoli, spianata, cherry tomato, pecorino cheese and crème fraiche

Vegetarian Puttanesca | 12.5 (v)(s)
Rich tomato sauce with cherry tomatoes, olives, capers, garlic and chilli

Your choice of pasta with either ragu bolognese or tomato sauce | 12.5


Pollo Delizia| 17.5 NEW!
Chicken breast filled with provolone cheese and mushrooms, topped with a cream and porcini mushroom sauce and served with a side of roast potatoes and green beans

Parmigana |13.5 (v)
Shallow fried aubergine baked in a rich tomato sauce with mozzarella and grana padano


All salads are dressed with olive oil, salt and balsamic vinegar.

Sapore Fresco| 12.5
Rocket salad with olives, boiled egg, cherry tomatoes and smoked salmon served with toasted bread

Caprese di Mare | 13.5
Buffalo mozzarella, tomatoes, mix salad leaves, olives, capers, baby prawns and anchovies served with toasted bread

Tomato and red onion salad | 7.5 (v)

Seasonal salad | 6.5 (v)

Rocket and grana padano salad | 6.5


All milkshakes are available with oat milk | 7.5





Amarena Cherry




Decaffeinated coffee is available upon request. Ask staff for dietary requirements.

Hot drinks

Americano | 2.9

Cappuccino | 3.25

Latte | 3.25

Flat white | 3.25

Macchiato: Single | 2, Double | 2.5

Espresso: Single | 2, Double 2.5

English breakfast tea | 2.15

Peppermint tea | 2.15

Hot Chocolate | 3.25

Add a shot of Baileys | 2.85

Mocha | 3.25

Irish Coffee | 8.5

All milkshakes are available with oat milk

Decaffeinated coffee is available upon request. Ask staff for dietary requirements.


Grappa | 3.5

Disaronno: Single| 3.5, Double| 5

Limoncello | 4

Jägermeister: Single | 3.5, Double | 5 Zedda

Piras | 4

Amaro Montenegro | 6.5


Salame al Cioccolato | 6.5
Slices of rolled chocolate with crushed biscuits

MelaCotta | 9.5 (to share)
A delicious Italian style apple pie to share on a salty base made with pizza dough, cooked with cinnamon and honey. Served with Stracciatella and vanilla ice cream

Affogato | 5.5
Vanilla ice cream in a latte glass served with an espresso shot on the side

Chocolate & Pistachio Cannoli | 6.5
The choice of one chocolate cannoli and one pistachio cannoli or two pistachio cannoli or two chocolate cannoli, served with your choice of ice cream

Hazelnut & Caramel Cannoli | 8.5 (GF) Two 
Hazelnut and caramel cannoli served with your choice of ice cream

Choose your own cannoli:

Pistachio | 2.8
Chocolate | 2.8
Hazelnut and caramel | 3.8 (GF)

Tiramisu |
Traditional Italian style Tiramisu

Torre di Amaretto | 7.5
Marinated black cherries, a double scoop of Straciatella ice cream with a shot of Amaretto poured on top. Garnished with vanilla ice cream

Caffettino | 9.5 
A scoop of ice coffee cream, a scoop of hazelnut ice cream, 2 scoops of Straciatella ice cream, a shot of Tia Maria, topped with caramelised pine nuts

Grande Amarena | 8.5 
Vanilla cream, 3 scoops of Amarena cherry ice cream, one shot of Chambord and garnished with marinated cherries

Torte Della Casa | 9.5 NEW! 
Ricotta, almond flour, lemon and pine nut cake served with warm vanilla cream

Ice cream | 2.5 per scoop
Vanilla | Strawberries | Chocolate
Straciatella | Pistachio | Hazelnut
Lemon sorbet | Coffee | Amarena Cherry

Wine List


175ml  | 250ml | Bottle

Pinot Grigio
6 | 8 | 22

Sauvignon Blanc Cielo
6 | 8| 22

Sensale Grillo, Sicily
6.75| 9 | 26

Pecorino Terre di Chieti
7.5 | 10 | 29

Gavi Tenuta del Melo, Organic | 32


175ml | 250ml | Bottle

Viamare Merlot, Raboso, Puglia, Italy
6 | 8 | 22

Sensale Bio Nero, d’Avola, Sicily, Italy
6 | 8.5 | 24

Cielo Primitivo Primasole, Puglia, Italy
7 | 9 | 27

Chianti Rocca Grimalda, Tuscany, Italy
8.5 | 10.5 | 30

Conviviale Montepulciano d’Abruzzo, Abruzzo, Italy
6.75 | 9 | 26

Le Bombarde, Cannonau di Sardegna, Sardinia, Italy | 32

Barolo Flori, Piemonte, Italy| 45



175ml | 250ml | Bottle

Belfiore Pinot Grigio Blush
6 | 8 | 22

Masfleurey Cote de Provence | 34



Mano di Fiori Prosecco Spumante
Glass | 8 Bottle | 30

House Champagne Brut
Bottle | 45

Joesph Perrier Champagne
Bottle | 60

Veuve Clicquot Brut NV
Bottle | 90

Drinks Menu


Coca-Cola | 3.45

Diet Coke | 3.4

Coca-Cola Zero | 3.4

Fever tree Lemonade | 3.4

Fever tree Tonic | 3.4

Fever tree soda water | 3.4

Soda water and cordial: lime, blackcurrant or elderflower | 3.4

Lemonade and cordial: lime, blackcurrant or elderflower | 3.4

Apple juice | 3.4

Orange juice | 3.4

Tomato juice | 3.4

Apple and mango juice blend | 3.4

Orange and passionfruit juice blend | 3.4

Ginger beer | 3.6

San Pellegrino: orange or lemon | 3.25

Still mineral water:  330ml | 2.55 , 750ml | 3.95



Peroni 330ml | 4.75

Ichnusa 330ml | 4.75

Birra Moretti:  330 ml | 4.75, 660ml | 7.80

Heineken 0.0% | 4.25

Peroni 0.0% | 4.25


Peroni: Half pint | 3.25, Pint | 6

Neck oil IPA: Half pint | 3.5, Pint | 6.5



Cornish Orchards gold: Half pint | 3, Pint | 5.8

Cornish Orchards Raspberry and Elderflower: Half | 3, Pint | 5.8


25ml with mixer | 7

50ml with mixer | 10

Smirnoff vodka

Havana Club 3

Archers Schnapps

Kraken Spiced Rum

Captain Morgans spiced gold


Jameson Irish Whisky

Jack Daniels Whisky




Jose Cuervo Tequila


Aperol Spritz | 9

Limoncello Spitz | 9

Campari Spritz | 9

Pimm’s and Lemonade | 9

Espresso Martini | 9

Dark’n’Stormy | 9

Amaretto Sour | 9

Negroni | 9

Chamord Bellini | 9

English Garden | 9

Hugo | 9

Bloody Mary | 9


Tanqueray 7 | 10

Hendrick’s 7.5 | 10.5

Gordons Pink Gin 7 | 10

Monkey 47   8 | 11


*Prices are subject to change


All produce is purchased daily and menu items may vary according to availability on the day. If you have any special dietary requirements, please speak with a member of staff.

“Best Pizza in West Sussex - Such good value for money, the food was delightful and the service was good too. Can’t fault it and am looking forward to going back!”

katiemariearmstrong on TripAdvisor

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Call us on 01243 815697