Main Restaurant at St. Richards Hospital, Spitalfield Lane, Chichester

Main Restaurant at St. Richards Hospital, Spitalfield Lane,
Chichester, West Sussex, PO19 6SE

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Invite To Tender For Exciting Food / Drink Opportunity within Major Local Hospital


St Richards Hospital in Chichester is a medium sized district Hospital located approx 1 mile outside the Town Centre situated on a plot of approx 31 acres. Originally opened in 1938 the Hospital has expanded over the years and currently provides employment for over 3,200 staff, 450 inpatient beds and a further 450 outpatient appointments per day. The Hospital is a busy vibrant place to work and is divided into four wings with various specialist clinics running from self contained buildings situated on the Hospital site. To the front of the Hospital off Spitalfield Road there is a large pay & display car park for in excess of 200 cars.

Chichester itself is a popular cathedral city with a population in excess of 25,000 and is situated in between the cities of Brighton (32 miles east), the seaside town of Worthing (18 miles east) and Portsmouth (18 miles west). Chichester mainline railway station with its regular services along the southcoast and north to London (journey time of 2 hours) is located a 30 minute (1.5 miles) walk from the Hospital. The Hospital is situated on a popular bus route and is largely surrounded by residential houses although the Portfield Retail Park and Barnfield Retail Park are situated close by.


An opportunity to tender to take on the main restaurant within St Richards Hospital in Chichester. The Trust is looking for a food/beverage partner that can deliver a high-quality variety of food (both hot and cold), snacks and drinks at affordable prices. The space is located at first floor level and has both stairs and lift access. Annual footfall within the hospital is expected to be in excess of 500,000 people per year. The Trust will be undertaking some modernisation and implementation works as part of this Tender and the space offered will comprise of an open plan servery area, deli, preparation area, commercial kitchen, dishwasher area with various stores and staff welfare facilities. The Trust will be providing a circa 1,000 Sq Ft seating area which will be maintained by them but available for use for the restaurant / cafe occupiers or customers. Customers will also have access to some shared WC facilities (Male / Female / Disabled) which are adjacent to the space being offered. The space will provide a mixed food and drink offering to staff, patients & visitors and will need to be open 7 days a week from 7am until 8pm (as a minimum).


Name/FloorSq FtSq MRentAvailability
1st 56/01/01/01 - Restaurant & Servery1,235114.74On ApplicationAvailable
1st 56/01/01/15 - Deli958.83On ApplicationAvailable
1st 56/01/01/14 - Disposable Store / Office999.20On ApplicationAvailable
1st 56/01/01/12 - Prep Area47744.31On ApplicationAvailable
1st 56/01/01/13 - Lobby625.76On ApplicationAvailable
1st 56/01/01/10 - Mechanical Riser676.22On ApplicationAvailable
1st 56/01/01/09 - Dishwasher48044.59On ApplicationAvailable
1st 56/01/01/08 - Cleaning Cupboard867.99On ApplicationAvailable
1st 56/01/01/07 - Storage433.99On ApplicationAvailable
1st 56/01/01/06 - Electric Riser555.11On ApplicationAvailable
1st 56/01/01/03 - Ancillary Storage807.43On ApplicationAvailable

Tender Information

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  • On Instructions From University Hospitals Sussex NHS Foundation Trust
  • Tender Open Until 29th January 2024
  • Rare Opportunity to Lease The Main Restaurant Space Within St Richards Hospital, Chichester
  • Suit Variety of Commercial Food & Drink Occupiers
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