Welcome to West Dean Stores & Tea Room
Located in the heart of West Dean near Chichester, just off the Monarch’s Way footpath and the Centurion Way cycle path. Open seven days a week. The stores form part of West Dean Estate with the focus of providing a service and meeting place for the community alongside welcoming visitors to the village.
Bread, cakes & sandwiches • Hot & cold drinks • Fruit & vegetables • Milk & eggs • Honey & jams • Newspapers & magazines • Greetings cards • Household essentials • Logs & kindling • Pet foods
As you know, we find ourselves in unprecedented times as we all look to what we can do to slow the threat of coronavirus. Whilst the restrictions have eased, we will continue to do our part to help slow the spread of the virus.
In response to the Government’s latest instruction to stop non-essential contact with others, to help safeguard everyone’s health and well-being:
• Face coverings are encouraged to be worn whilst in the stores by all customers.
• Whilst we are no longer limiting customers, please wait outside if it seems busy.
• The tea room is open, we have plenty of outside seating and a few indoors.
• Our delivery service is available to support our tenants and neighbours.
During the coronavirus pandemic we have been providing a free delivery service within the local area to anyone that is unable to, or wishes not to, leave their home for essentials. Due to the positive response for this service we are pleased to confirm this will be continuing with a revised service, for the foreseeable future. The delivery days will be every Tuesday and Friday, with a choice of a morning or afternoon delivery slot. We will knock and leave your shopping (including receipt) at your door with no contact.
Delivery areas are: West Dean, Binderton, Chilgrove, Singleton, Charlton and East Dean.
For Tuesday delivery, please order before 11am on Monday.
For Friday delivery, please order before 11am on Thursday.
Card payments only please.
£20 minimum order.
Orders under £20 will be charged £2.50 for delivery.
If items are out of stock we will substitute with an alternative where possible.
Please don’t hesitate to contact us at the stores if you have any questions.
To place an order please call the stores on 01243 818222.
PLEASE NOTE: CREDIT/DEBIT CARDS ONLY PLEASE, NO CASH PAYMENTS.
At West Dean Stores you’ll find an array of essentials and local produce, including locally made cakes or tray bakes to take away. Look out for apple juice made with apples from orchard at West Dean Gardens.
The shop also stocks fresh fruit and vegetables, free range Rookery Farm eggs and has daily deliveries from Sodt bakery in Petworth, who provide a variety of loaves and speciality breads, as well as rolls, cakes and pastries.
If you’re in a hurry take away hot drinks and a range of freshly made sandwiches and rolls are available, all prepared on the day. Or, why not try a convenient high quality, chef-prepared ready meal from the Gourmade range? We also sell wines, cider and other beverages, local honey and a selection of Deerview speciality preserves, chutneys and sauces along with all of those household essentials.
THE TEA ROOM IS OPEN OFFERING CAKES/PASTRIES
TAKE-AWAY SERVICE AVAILABLE
Please note on Wednesdays and Thursdays we will be offering a reduced service of drinks and snacks.
Snacks and pastries are available all day to eat-in or take-away.
To pre-order take-away please call us on 01243 818222. Payment can be made over the phone when ordering.
We offer delicious freshly ground coffee and tea. Cream teas are available every day along with a choice of hot and cold snacks such as bacon sandwiches or Cumberland sausage baps, freshly made sandwiches and a range of scrummy fresh cakes and pastries.
We are currently offering a reduced menu, please call the stores for an up to date list of what is available.
Collect 10 stamps to receive your next hot drink free. Pick up a card and start collecting!
The European Agricultural Fund
for Rural Development: Europe investing in rural areas
The project to refurbish and adapt the internal lay out of West Dean Stores and improve the external facilities for the local community was part funded by the Sussex Downs & Coastal Plain LEADER Local Action Group under the European Agricultural Fund for Rural Development.
West Dean Stores are part of West Dean Ltd, Company number 1363911, registered address: West Dean, Chichester, West Sussex, PO18 0QZ.
Can you pre order food?
Yes, you can pre order breakfasts, light lunches and cream teas by calling 01243 818222.
Are there bike racks available?
Yes, bike racks and one bike maintenance stand.
Can I get cash back?
No, unfortunately we are unable to offer cash back.
Is there dedicated disabled parking?
Yes, we provide a dedicated disabled parking space.
Is the parking free?
Yes, quick stop spaces at the front, longer stop parking at the rear.
Can I reserve a table?
Unfortunately we do not take table reservations.
Do you offer a loyalty card?
Yes, pick up a card in store and collect 10 stamps to receive your next hot drink free.
Are you nut free?
Our kitchen contains allergens such as nuts and gluten; therefore we cannot guarantee the absence of allergens in the dishes we produce.
Do you have Wifi?
Yes it is free.