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 various Mussel Pots, homemade Burgers, Seafood Specials and a good selection of Vegetarian and Vegan dishes.

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 – Tuesdays 12 noon – 9 pm.

Wednesdays – Saturdays 12 noon – 11 pm.

Sundays 12 noon – 7 pm.

Monday-Tuesday – 12 noon -3 pm & 5 pm -8 pm.
Wednesday – Friday 12 noon – 3 pm & 5pm – 9 pm.
Saturday – 12 noon – 9 pm.
Sunday – 12 noon – 6 pm.


Telephone: 01273 965 194

16-18 East Street, Shoreham, BN43 5ZE

Menu Highlights – Just A Sampling…

Snacks, Seafood, Salads & Soup

  • Vegan Nachos with 3 Bean Chilli, Mango Salsa & Guacamole
  • Shell-On Prawns with fresh Lemon Mayonnaise (Half Pint)
  • Shell-On Prawns with fresh Lemon Mayonnaise (Pint)
  • Chicken Caesar Salad
  • Soup of the Day (V)

Meat Free Burgers

  • Vegan "Moving Mountain" Burger with Relish
  • Mushroom & Goat’s Cheese Burger (v)

Signature Items

  • Seafood Sharing Platter, with Calamari, Whitebait, Prawns, Mackerel Pate & Fries
  • 10oz Rib Eye Steak with Fries, Tomato, Mushroom, Garlic & Herb Butter


All burgers served with straw fries, onion relish, burger sauce, gherkins, lettuce & tomato – for gluten free buns add £1

  • Tap House Burger
  • Blue Cheese Burger
  • Chicken Burger with Aioli
  • Smoky Bacon Cheeseburger
  • Fish Burger with Tartare Sauce

Signature Mussels

All served on a board with Crusty Bread. To add Fries just add £2.00

  • Classic Style with White Wine, Cream, Garlic & Parsley
  • Thai Style, slightly Spicy, Lemon Grass, Ginger, Chilli & Coconut Milk
  • Provencal Style with Tomatoes, Onions, Garlic & Basil

Desserts & Cheese

  • Winter Fruit Crumble (VG)
  • Local Sharing Cheese Board with Apple, Chutney & Biscuits

Gluten Free, Vegan & Vegetarian Dishes available

Latest news

Starting February 1, we restart our Tuesday night quiz. So gather friends, family & colleagues & join Quizzer Ed & our team for a fun night, kicking off at 7:30pm the quiz runs thru to 10 ish. Great fun, music & picture rounds, clay. moulding & free drink rounds.

We are so pleased to be open again, a refreshed kitchen, more safety up-grades, a lick of paint & superb dry flower installations in our back dining area, all completed so beautifully by

Pop on by & have a look for yourself, we appreciate everyone’s understanding when we were closed, thank you !

Back by popular demand, Every Tuesday we offer a Burger Special all packaged up with a drink. Why cook during the week when you can enjoy this house homemade specialty at such a great price.

Wednesdays is French night, £14.95 – 1 course with a Glass of Wine; £16.95 – 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…

We pride ourselves on being part of the local community, so we are delighted to donate to the Shoreham Food Bank this year, on behalf of our owners, team members & loyal customers.

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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