The Tap House

16-18 East Street, Shoreham, BN43 5ZE

Founded in 2018, The Tap House is nestled at the bustling heart of Shoreham-by-Sea, just a stone’s throw from the town’s historic harbour.

Dedicated to offering a wide range of craft beers, real ales and gins, friendly service and a selection of tasty dishes, The Tap House is the perfect place for a relaxed lunch with friends, a family meal, or just a delicious drink enjoyed in stylish surroundings. On the menu, our signatures include delicious small plate items to share, various Mussel Pots, homemade Burgers, Seafood Specials and a good selection of Vegetarian and Vegan dishes.

We frequently change our Menus and our chef’s produce daily specials.

Enjoyment of The Tap House goes beyond the four walls; lap up afternoon sun in our outdoor seating area on popular East Street. It’s sister places include the Beach House and Corner House, both located in Worthing.

Tap House Shoreham - Brews | Gin | Dining

Opening hours


Mondays – 12 noon – 9 pm.

Tuesdays – Saturdays 12 noon – 11 pm.

Sundays 12 noon – 7 pm.


Mondays – 12 noon – 3 pm & 5pm – 8 pm.

Tuesdays – Fridays 12 noon – 3 pm & 5pm – 9 pm.
Saturdays – 12 noon – 9 pm.
Sundays – 12 noon – 6 pm.


Telephone: 01273 965 194

16-18 East Street, Shoreham, BN43 5ZE

Menu Highlights – Just A Sampling, There’s More…Seasonal Chef’s Specials Everyday…

Small Plates…Can Be Starters

  • House Marinated Olives (VG)
  • Patatas Bravas with Red Peppers, Tomato & Chili Sauce (V can be VG)
  • Jerusalem Artichoke Soup with Artichoke Crisps & Truffle Oil (VG)
  • Jalapeno & Brie Croquetas with Mustard Mayo (V)
  • Charred Sweetheart Cabbage with Butter Bean Puree, Smashed Hazelnuts & Lemon Mustard Dressing (VG)
  • Crispy Fried Chicken Bites with Gochujang & Sriracha Glaze, Sesame Seeds & Spring Onions
  • Sherry Braised Pig Cheeks with Parsnip Remoulade & Burnt Apple Puree
  • Szechuan Crispy Squid with Citrus Mayo

Meat Free Burgers – to add Fries just add £3.25

  • Vegan "Moving Mountain" Burger with Relish
    Add bacon, blue cheese, vegan cheese or cheddar cheese for a £1

Sides & Salads

  • Fries (VG)
  • Side Salad (VG)
  • Onion Rings (VG)
  • Maple Glazed Heritage Carrots (VG)
  • Halloumi Sticks with Sweet Chilli Jam
  • Cheesy Fries (V)
  • Crispy Smashed New Potatoes with Confit Garlic (VG)


All our burgers are cooked on-site & cooked to order. To add Fries just add £3.25 – choose your other sides below :

  • Tap house burger with onion relish, burger sauce, gherkins, lettuce & tomato
    Add bacon, blue cheese, vegan cheese or cheddar cheese for a £1
  • Crispy Cornflake Chicken Burger served Korean Style with Sweet & Spicy Sauce & Kimchi
    Add bacon, blue cheese, vegan cheese or cheddar cheese for a £1

Signature Mussels & Main Courses

Mussels all served on a board with Crusty Bread. To add Fries just add £3.25

  • Classic Style with White Wine, Cream, Garlic & Parsley
  • Seared Cod Fillet with Cassoulet of White Beans, Tomatoes, Bacon Lardons, Shallots & Fennel
  • 6oz Bavette Steak with Seasonal Vegetables, Homemade Crisps & Chimichurri Sauce on the Side


  • Vanilla, Strawberry & Chocolate Ice Cream
    £1.75 per Scoop
  • Salted Caramel Parfait with Salted Caramel Sauce, Chocolate Mousse, Popcorn & Toasted Hazelnits
  • Cheese Plate to Share
    All Local served with Grapes, Onion Marmalade & Crackers

Gluten Free, Vegan & Vegetarian Dishes available

Latest news

In late November we were immensely proud to win accolades at the Adur & Worthing Business Awards, sweeping two awards, “Best Medium Sized Business”, & the main “Best Overall Business” award – all held under our holding company, “Our Eating House Ltd”.

Chef Rory & his team are very proud of their freshly prepared & cooked small plates. Perfect to “Graze & share”, Tuesdays we offer a value led choice to get the week off to the prefect start. All seasonal & so good…

Wednesdays is French night, £16.95 – 1 course with a Glass of Wine; £19.95 – 2 courses with a Glass of Wine. Mussels always feature, along with other French home made Classics we rotate including Onion Soup; Salmon Parfait; Beef Bourguignon; Coq au Vin; Steak Frites & more…

All day Thursdays we offer 2 Burgers for £23.95, enjoy a choice of Burger all incl. Veggie & Vegan selections, with this special price including any 2 “Side Dishes” including Fries, Veggies, Onion Rings & Salads. All except the Vegan Moving Mountain Burger, our Burgers are all homemade & cooked fresh with our specially developed Burger Buns from the local Real Patisserie bakery.

Open For Christmas Bookings !

We’ll feature many special items on our a la carte offering from November 27 thru til December 23, book & pay your deposit before November 17 and we’ll provide a complimentary bottle of Prosecco or House Wine for every 4 diners.

Very cosy place for lunch, tasty burgers and a log burner too. Staff are extremely friendly.

Excellent food and brilliant team working there.

Great atmosphere. Friendly, helpful staff. Very good gin menu, and delicious freshly cooked food.

Fantastic fish meal rounded off with Brighton gin. Perfect.

Fantastic place with great vibes! Manager and her Team do really good job out there! Fantastic quality beers, gins, good food and such a cosy-chilling decor make this place absolutely outstanding!

Excellent place for food and a drink good atmosphere and excellent friendly staff.

Friendly staff, food is fantastic, definitely coming here again!

What a cool place. Craft ales and contemporary tunes plus a good atmosphere. Shoreham needs this place. I shall be back

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NHS Discount

Visit the Tap House with your NHS ID and benefit from 20% off your bill Mondays thru Thursdays inclusive.

Our way of saying ‘Thank You’ for all you do for us.

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