When in Chichester, No.1 Northgate is quite simply an essential visit. Inside a converted bank, otherwise known as Northgate House, you’ll find international and seasonally inspired menus that cater for breakfast and brunch, lunch, dinner and even pre-theatre. The food is stylish, thoughtful and always fresh, and it’s fair to say that most of the influence comes from the Great British kitchen as well as Italy. Aside from the food, No.1 Northgate Chichester is perfect for drinks, owing to an elegant terrace that makes relaxing a piece of cake. Spoil yourself at this gem in the heart of Chichester.
We’ll waste no time in getting stuck into a summary of the glorious international food you can expect from each of the menus at No.1 Northgate. Step inside Chichester’s Northgate House for breakfast or brunch and you’ll find classic British options as well as some Mediterranean influences. Will it be a classic full English, a simple bacon sandwich or a delightful assortment of antipasti for one? Either way, the coffee available to wash it down with at No.1 Northgate is some of the finest we know of in Chichester. All of this, plus style and tranquility that’s ideal for any occasion? Yes please.
The seasonal produce used by No.1 Northgate Chichester is really allowed to shine through on the a la carte menu. Start, perhaps, with baked camembert studded with rosemary and garlic, or a guinea fowl and smoked bacon terrine – both are terrific. For your main, Chichester locals go wild for the poached salmon fillet with a lobster and chive butter sauce, crushed new potatoes and sautéed spinach, just as they do for the medallions of pork with apricot and sage stuffing, dauphinoise potatoes and fine beans with a red wine jus. As you can see, No.1 Northgate Chichester is absolutely worth a reservation in advance.
Very good service, lovely food, and not rushed. The pre-theatre menu good value for money and and even better when accompanied with their half price cocktails.
A great restaurant, very pleasant staff, food was of good quality and reasonably priced. Well looked after all night, food arrived quickly and left just the right time between courses. Will definitely use again.
Food was amazing and staff were really friendly and welcoming, and have a great service. A great place to go for a special night out.