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 Dorielli, whilst Achim and his team create delicious, fresh pasta dishes for you to devour.

Having only been open for just over a year, the Cider House Kitchen has become one of many popular places to eat in Chichester and is open 7 days a week for lunch and dinner – ideal for both visitors and locals alike.

Opening Hours:

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

Please note that we will be 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, vegan 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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Olives | 3.5 (v)

Bread Focaccia or Dough Sticks | 4 (v)

Bruschetta | 5.5
Tomato & basil OR chicken liver pate OR
mushrom OR smoked salmon

Fiore di Bufala | 7.5 (v)
Focaccia with bufala, cherry tomato & olives

Risotto | 7.5
Roast vegetables and goats cheese (v) OR
salsiccia and scamorza

Tagliere Piccolo | 8
Dough sticks with cured meats

Tagliere Grande | 15
Focaccia bread, selection of cured meats and cheeses, caramelised onions, bruschetta, olives

Garlic Pizza Focaccia | 9

Mixed Bruschetta | 9.5
Tomato & basil, chicken liver pate, wild mushroom & smoked salmon

Pizza Focaccia Semplice | 13
Buffalo mozzarella, spianata salami, artichoke

Marinara | 9 (v)
Pizza base with tomato, oregano, garlic semplice

Pizze Classica

Tomato, mozzarella | 9.5

Honey glazed ham, spiced pineapple | 11

Quattro Formaggi
Dolcelatte, Taleggio, goats’ cheese | 11.5

Quattro Stagioni
Artichoke, ham, olives, mushrooms | 12.5

Tonno & Cipolla
Tuna, red onions | 11

Prosciutto Funghi
Ham, mushroom | 11.5

Pepperoni with a touch of spice | 11

Mushroom | 11

Chicken, sweetcorn, peppers | 11.5

Pizze with a Twist

Schiacciata Cruda | 12
Sun-blushed tomatoes, shaved parmesan, Parma ham, rocket

Schiacciata Verdure | 11 (v)
Aubergine, courgette, peppers, red onions

Schiacciata di Pollo * | 13
Chicken, mushroom & porchetta

Schiacciata di Porchetta * | 13.5
Porchetta, sun-blushed tomatoes, mozzarella bufala and hot dog sausage

Fagotto All’uovo * | 12.5
Sausage, spinach, egg, spinata

Calzone | 10 | 11.5
Tomato & mozzarella (v) OR add ham & mushroom

* have these pizzas on a normal base for an extra £1

Pizze Chef's Creations

Diavola | 12 (s)
Italian sausage, salami, pepperoni, roquito

Verdure | 12 (v)
Aubergine, courgette, peppers, red onions

Cruda | 13
Sun-blushed tomatoes, parmesan, Parma ham,

CHK | 12.5
Ham, pepperoni, mushroom, olives, peppers, red

Americana | 11.5
Hot dog sausage, Italian sausage, red onions,

Pescatore | 11.5
Tuna, anchovies, spring onions, capers

Crouchers | 12
Sausage, peppers, spring onion, capers

Piccante | 13
Pepperoni, capers, red onion, peppers, olives,

Fuoco Rosso | 13 (ss)
Chicken, nduja, caramelised onions, roquito,
sun-blushed tomatoes

Rustica | 12
Spinach, Gorgonzola, pepperoni

Vivere | 13.50
Eggs, spring onions, porchetta, shaved

Passione | 12.5
Gorgonzola, goats cheese, salami and porchetta

Pizze Bianca

To maximise the flavour of the toppings, we feel that these work best with a cream cheese sauce base instead of the tomato sauce base.

Cherry tomatoes, goats cheese, courgette, artichoke, caramelised onions | 12.5

Brie, smoked salmon, cherry tomatoes, courgette | 12.5

Anchovies, pepperoni, capers, red onion | 12

Pasta and Mains

Lasagna Tradizionale | 12.5
Mixed beef and pork mince, tomato sauce and besciamella

Lasagna Vegetariana | 11.5 (v)
Butternut squash, aubergine, courgette, peppers, radicchio, tomato sauce and besciamella

Lasagna Bianca | 12.5
Chicken, mushroom, pancetta and besciamella

Gorgonzola & Walnut Gnocchi | 12 (v)

Tagliolini di Mare | 13.5
Squid ink tagliolini, clams, cray fish, crab, tiger prawns

Conchiglioni Arrabiata | 13 (ss)
Chicken, chilli, tomato, olive, nduja sausage

Carbonara | 13.5
Traditional Italian carbonara with pancetta

Salmon Tagliolini | 13.5
Smoked and fresh salmon, capers, parsley and butter

Roasted Vegetable & Goats Cheese Risotto | 13 (v)

Salsiccia & Scamorza Risotto | 13

Pappardelle della Casa | 12
served in a tomato sauce with pancetta, guanciale, pepperonata, pecorino cheese, cavallo nero

Gnocco Saporito | 12.50
Courgette, peppers, olives, tomato sauce & scamorza

All pasta available with either Ragu bolognese or Tomato Sauce | 10.5


Pizzaiola | 18 (t)
Pork Scalope and Provolone covered in a rich tomato, caper and olive sauce, roasted root vegetables and roast potatoes

Spezzatino | 19 (t)
Beef stew with roasted vegetables and roasted potatoes

Tricolore | 21 (t)
Fillet of Red Mullet, Seabass, Mackerel with roasted root vegetables and roasted potatoes


Rocket & Parmesan | 5.5

Seasonal Salad | 5.5

Festa di tonno
Tuna, cherry tomatoes, red onion, provolone, rocket and olives | 11.5


Made with delicious ice cream. They may not be Italian, but they’re local and delicious!

Vanilla | 4.5

Chocolate | 4.5

Strawberry | 4.5

Blueberry | 4.5

Stracciatella | 4.5


Tiramisu | 6.5

Salame al Cioccollato
Served with custard cream | 6.5

Mela Cotta | 8.5
A delicious Italian style apple pie to share cooked with cinnamon and honey served with straciatella ice cream

Torta di Cioccolato
with vanilla cream | 7.5

Ice cream | 4.5
Bourbon Vanilla
Strawberries and Cream
Belgian Chocolate

Wine List

Wines by the Glass & Bottle

175ml | 250ml | Bottle


Pinot Grigio, Italy
4.5 | 6.5 | 18

Pecorino, Villamedoro, Italy
6.5 | 9 | 26

Gavi del Commune di Gavi, DOCG, Italy
8 | 10.5 | 30

Sauvignon Blanc, Cielo, Italy
5 | 7 | 19.5

Carlomagno Fiano, Italy
5.5 | 8 | 23



Capriano Merlot IGT Veneto, Italy
4.5 | 6.5 | 18

Barbanera rosso di Montepulciano DOC, Italy
6.5 | 9 | 27

Rupe Secca Nero d’Avola DOCG, Italy
5.5 | 8 | 23

Primitivo, Italy
6 | 8.5 | 24



2017 Racine, Côtes de Provence, Bruno Lafon, France.
6.5 | 9.5 | 26



125ml | Bottle

N.V. Amori Prosecco Spumante DOC, Trento, Italy. Vegan.
6 | 28

N.V. Baron De Beaupré, Brut, Éperny, France. Vegetarian.

Di Maria Prosecco Rosato Veneto

All of our wines by the glass are available in 125ml

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

Why not book a table at the Cider House Kitchen

Call us on 01243 815697