Welcome to The Deck

Located within Emsworth Yacht Harbour at the top of beautiful Chichester Harbour, The Deck offers a contemporary, comfortable bistro ambience on the upper level of the central marina building.  With an indoor restaurant and an outdoor veranda area overlooking the yachts and harbour, The Deck has free parking at the marina entrance, disabled parking at the door, and a lift to help you into the restaurant, making your whole experience here easy.


Opening Hours

The Deck is open year round, seven days a week – for breakfast, lunch, afternoon tea and Dinner.

Monday to Friday – 08:30-16:30
Saturday & Sunday – 08:30-16:30

Bank Holidays 08:30-16:00

Friday & Saturday evenings from 19:00-22:30

Now we have hit the summer months, The Deck is back open Friday and Saturday evenings from 19:00 where you can enjoy our delicious evening menu with stunning views of the harbour. Sit on our veranda enjoying a glass of wine whilst the sun sets. Feeling cold? Why not snuggle up with our complimentary blankets.



The lunch menu features fresh soups (the Deck’s Mussels are renowned!); daily specials with a focus on seafood items and salads; irresistible chef’s desserts; and a wide selection of lighter bites such as homemade quiche, sausage rolls, sandwiches, homemade cakes and so much more.  All our food is prepared and cooked fresh on site by our resident chefs and offers you seasonal specialities throughout the year.  See our Menus to decide your preference before you arrive and become distracted by the views.

The Deck is licensed and offers an excellent selection of hand-picked wines and beers to enjoy with your meal as well as teas, coffees and soft drinks.

Covers are limited to 54 inside, a further 24 outside ‘on the Deck’, and up to 16 on the ‘Lower Deck’ outside whenever weather allows, so table bookings are advisable.

The Deck can be hired for private meetings and special events, please contact us for further information.

The Deck also welcomes our canine friends with a rest area and watery refreshments at the Lower Deck on the ground floor.  Dogs are welcome to join you when dining outside on the Deck too.