The Parsons Table

“Bright modern setting and dishes to match.” - AA Inspector



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The Parsons Table is a relaxed and friendly restaurant in a little mews just off the main street in lovely Arundel. Tables outside are popular on sunny days while inside you’ll find neutral decor, bare wood tables and bright artworks. Modern British menus change seasonally with plenty on the specials board. Dishes are uncomplicated and well balanced, with a clear focus on the main ingredient.

The Parsons Table
2 & 8 Castle Mews, Tarrant Street, ARUNDEL, West Sussex, BN18 9DG


  • Seats: 34
  • Steps for wheelchair: 3
  • Assist dogs welcome
Opening times
  • Closed: All day Sunday, all day Monday, Thursday evenings, 22 July - Aug 6th, 24 Dec - 2 January
Food and Drink
  • Wines under £30: 3
  • Wines over £30: 30
  • Wines by the glass: 13
  • Cuisine style: British, European

About the area

Discover West Sussex

Divided from East Sussex back in 1888, West Sussex is so typically English that to walk through its landscape will feel like a walk through the whole country. Within its boundaries lies a wide variety of landscape and coastal scenery, but it is the spacious and open South Downs with which the county is most closely associated.

In terms of walking, you’ll be spoilt for choice. Studying the map reveals a multitude of routes – many of them to be found within the boundaries of the South Downs National Park – and an assortment of scenic long-distance trails leading towards distant horizons; all of them offer a perfect way to get to the heart of ‘Sussex by the sea,’ as it has long been known. If you enjoy cycling with the salty tang of the sea for company, try the ride between Chichester and West Wittering. You can vary the return journey by taking the Itchenor ferry to Bosham. 

West Sussex is renowned for its many pretty towns, of course. Notably, there is Arundel, littered with period buildings and dominated by the castle, the family home of the Duke of Norfolk, that dates back nearly 1,000 years.

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