Where to find the best Chichester restaurants Chichester is a beautiful tourist destination in West Sussex on the South coast. Its history dates back to Roman times and it became particularly prominent in Anglo-Saxon times. The city boasts a 12th-century cathedral amongst its attractions, some of Britain's oldest buildings and churches and a cultural hub that includes museums, theatres and art galleries. Many visitors to the area also travel to the nearby South Downs and Harbour. As a busy tourist spot, you will also find some excellent restaurants in Chichester, with all tastes and budgets catered for.