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The Empress Bar

) #31 of 79 Restaurants in Littlehampton ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ , British
Ground Floor,Baltic Wharf, | Pier Road, Littlehampton BN17 5AD, England
+44 1903 723837
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good31%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible10%
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Bar, British
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Ground Floor,Baltic Wharf, | Pier Road, Littlehampton BN17 5AD, England
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Reviews (94)
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I came here with work colleagues for an after work drink. The inside of the Empress is really interesting lots of different things to look at. They have a great selection of real ale and Craft beers. Also a lively outlook over the river

Thank aglaiaman
Reviewed 25 April 2017

Picturesque waterside public house affording lovely views of the harbour. Good choice of real ales. Service is friendly.

1  Thank John E
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

I recently visited the Empress for my birthday on Wednesday 19th of April, I've been here with friends before and always had an enjoyable visit. This time I was with quite a group of people and the staff could not have been nicer. I'm assuming...More

2  Thank vicmacca
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

3 of us came here after work. It has a beautiful setting. We sat outside with a lovely pint overlooking the river the sun was shining and the walkway was buzzing. A nice relaxing drink. We didn't eat but the food that was coming out...More

1  Thank aglaiaman
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

Fantastic location, great outdoor view of the river. Trendy inside. Smashing craft beers. Ate lovely fish and chip lunch. We will be back!

2  Thank davehash
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

Lovely sunny day great harbour view on the promenade. Most amazing fresh cod and chips washed down with a beer.

1  Thank Rebekah A
Reviewed 7 February 2017

I like the views when you can find a seat outside but over all the place is over priced and the decor inside is truly awful.

1  Thank Amy R
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Went here a couple of times over Christmas was most welcoming lovely fish and chips made a change from turkey.

1  Thank moggy-moore
Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

Dog friendly. Staff friendly. Food good, reasonably priced but basic. Bar is a bit odd, or mayby quirky is a better description: Think glossy cafe with glass tables and nice furniture and monochrome art that wouldn't be out of place in an up market hair...More

1  Thank briiiiiiiiiian
Reviewed 18 December 2016

The restaurant/bar/wine bar was a lovely refreshing different experience. It had a bright atmosphere, very friendly staff and Manager who welcomed us and made us feel at home. The service was quick and although the menu did not offer a huge variety, the food was...More

1  Thank cathdes
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, British
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Waitstaff
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ground Floor,Baltic Wharf, | Pier Road, Littlehampton BN17 5AD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Sussex  >  Arun District  >  Littlehampton
  • Phone Number: +44 1903 723837
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new bar / Restaurant, great location, over looking the river.Friendly staff, good food, all ways made to feel welcome
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