7 of the best seafood restaurants in Sussex overlooking the beach

10:14 am 20 July 2022

Enjoy fresh fish dishes at these outstanding seafood restaurants overlooking the beach on the Sussex coast.


Serving exciting seafood dishes right on Worthing’s seafront, you can’t find a more perfect dining venue than the CrabShack. The beach restaurant/bar is family run and features the freshest ingredients available, so the menu changes daily to reflect the catch of the day.

Where: Crabshack, 2 Marine Parade, Cnr. from Warwick Road, Worthing BN11 3PN

More information: www.crabshackworthing.co.uk

Riddle and Finnish: the beach

Dining on a selection of the finest oysters while sipping champagne with stunning sea views is an exquisite experience not to be missed.

Experiment with a multitude of different toppings, from pickled cabbage and ginger to seaweed butter or perhaps treat yourself to a caviar topping, which is perhaps the height of luxury.

Where: 65 Kings Road, Brighton, BN1 1NA

More information: www.riddleandfinns.co.uk/restaurant-brighton-beach

The lobster trap

Laid back and simple, The Lobster Pot is the perfect place for a casual lunch or dinner on the Bognor Regis seafront.

Where: Canning Road, Bognor Regis PO22 7AF

More information: www.facebook.com/The-Lobster-Pot

belgian coffee

Delicious seafood platters, more mussel options than you could ever imagine, and tasty fish and chips.

Also, don’t miss Mussel Night, which takes place every 1st and 3rd Wednesday of the month, where you can sample as many different types of mussel dishes as you like for £17.95 per person!

Where: 11-23 Grand Parade, Eastbourne BN21 3YN

More information: www.thebelgiacafe.co.uk

The copper clam

This hip beachfront spot has great views of Brighton Beach and West Pier, and to match that stunning setting, their menu features freshly caught lobster and their famous seafood platter that keeps diners coming back. again and again.

Where: Kings Road Arches, 143-144, Brighton BN1 2FN

More information: www.thecopperclam.com

Billy is on the beach

Billy’s on the Beach is popular with dog walkers, water sports enthusiasts and anyone looking for a casual meal by the sea.

Where: Bracklesham Ln, Bracklesham Bay, Chichester PO20 8JH

More information: www.billysonthebeach.co.uk

rock water

Head to Rockwater’s rooftop restaurant for colorful seafood sharing platters and delicious cocktails in a beautiful open-top setting overlooking the sea. Perfect for a date night or to catch up friends on long balmy summer evenings.

Where: West Esplanade, Hove BN3 4FA

More information: www.rockwater.uk/food-and-drink

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