Refreshment Options

The Bessemer Arms at Sheffield Park

Serving anything from a sandwich up to a full meal.

When Service 1 timetable is running:
Weekdays:  10:00am – 5:30pm    (Breakfast Baps: 10:00am – 11:30am    Hot Food: 12:00pm – 3:00pm)

When Service 2 timetable is running:
Weekdays:  9:00am – 5.30pm    (Breakfast Selection: 9:00am – 11:30am    Hot Food: 12:00pm – 3:00pm)
Weekends*:  8:30am – 5.30pm    (Full Breakfast: 8:30am – 11:30pm    Hot Food: 12:00pm – 3:00pm)

  • The Bessemer Arms will also be open until 11pm on Saturday evenings and the Sunday before Bank Holidays from Saturday 11th April up to and including Saturday 31st October.  Hot food will be served 7.30pm to 9pm with last orders taken for food at 8.45pm.

When Service 3 timetable is running:
Weekdays:  9:00am – 6:00pm    (Breakfast Selection: 9:00am – 11:30am    Hot Food: 12:00pm – 3:00pm)
Weekends*:  8:30am – 6:00pm    (Full Breakfast: 8:30am – 11:30pm    Hot Food: 12:00pm – 3:00pm)

  • The Bessemer Arms will also be open until 11pm on Saturday evenings and the Sunday before Bank Holidays from Saturday 11th April up to and including Saturday 31st October.  Hot food will be served 7.30pm to 9pm with last orders taken for food at 8.45pm.

When there are no trains running:

1st April – 30th September:

Monday to Friday: 10:00am – 3:00pm    (Light bites: 11:00am – 2:00pm    Hot Food: 12:00pm – 2:00pm)
Weekends:  8:30am – 4:45pm    (Full Breakfast: 08:30am – 11:15am    Hot Food: 12:00pm – 2:30pm)

1st October – 30th March:

Closed on Monday and Tuesdays

Wednesday – Friday:  10:00am – 3:00pm    (Light bites: 11:00am – 2:00pm    Hot Food: 12:00pm – 2:00pm)
Weekends:  8:30am – 4:45pm    (Full Breakfast: 08:30am – 11:15am    Hot Food: 12:00pm – 2:30pm)

The King George V Buffet at Horsted Keynes

A charming waiting room serving tea, coffee and snacks every day when Service 2 & Service 3 timetables are operating.

When Service 1 timetable is running:
Closed

When Service 2 timetable is running:
10:00am – 5:00pm (Hot Food 12:00pm – 3:00pm)

When Service 3 timetable is running:
9:30am – 5:30pm (Hot Food 12:00pm – 3:00pm)

When there are no trains running:
Closed

The Well House Kiosk at Kingscote

When Service 1 timetable is running:
Closed

When Service 2 timetable is running:
10:00am – 4:45pm

When Service 3 timetable is running:
10:00am – 5:15pm

When there are no trains running:
Closed

The Grinsteade Buffet

We offer quality teas/coffees/cakes/snacks on our beautiful dining carriage with traditional 1930’s Southern Railway Express Restaurant Car chairs.

Fancy a cream tea as an afternoon treat? Available at the Grinsteade Buffet Monday-Friday.
Available for pre-booking, groups welcome, subject to availability.

To book call into the Travel Centre at East Grinstead or call 01825 720800.

The Grinsteade Carriage is open when trains are running, and closed on non-running days.

When Service 1 timetable is running:
10:30am – 4:30pm

When Service 2 timetable is running:
10:00am – 4:30pm

When Service 3 timetable is running:
9:30pm – 5:00pm

When there are no trains running:
Closed

On Special Event days opening hours may be extended. On some occasions it may be necessary to alter opening hours, in such circumstance details will be published as early as possible.