Refreshment Options

The Bessemer Arms at Sheffield Park

Serving anything from a sandwich up to a full meal.

When Light Service (service 1) timetable is running:
Weekdays: 10:00 – 17:45 Breakfast Baps: 10:00 – 11:30 Hot Food: 12:00 – 15:00
Weekends: 08:30 – 17:45 Full Breakfast: 08:30 – 11:30 Hot Food: 12:00 – 15:00

When Full Service (service 2) timetable is running:
Weekdays: 09:00 – 18:00 Full Breakfast: 09:00 – 11:30 Hot Food: 12:00 – 15:00
Saturdays 08:30 – 23:00 Full Breakfast: 08:30 – 11:30 Hot Food: 12:00 – 15:00
Sundays 08:30 – 18:00 Full Breakfast: 08:30 – 11:30 Hot Food: 12:00 – 15:00

When there is no train Service
Weekdays: 10:00 – 15:00 Breakfast Baps: 10:00 – 11:30 Hot Food: 12:00 – 14:00
Weekends: 09:00 – 16:00 Full Breakfast: 09:00 – 11:30 Hot Food: 12:00 – 15:00

Saturday evening opening will commence for the 2018 season on Saturday 10th February 2018. On Saturday evenings hot food will be available to 18:30 to 20:30.

On selected Sundays from March enjoy our popular  Carvery in the Birch Grove Suite.

On selected Mondays from April 16th 2018, why not take advantage of our  Bessemer Special and enjoy a return train ride from East Grinstead and a 2-course lunch in the Bessemer Arms.

The King George V Buffet at Horsted Keynes

A charming waiting room serving tea, coffee and snacks every day that trains are running.

Light meals (pasty and chips for example) are available at weekends and during school holidays.

When Light Service (service 1) timetable is running:
Open:  10:00 – 16:30
Lunch: 12:00– 15:00

When Full Service (service 2) timetable is running:
Open:     10:00 – 17:00
Lunch: 12:00– 15:00

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.

We can also cater for birthday parties and corporate meetings.

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

The Grinsteade Carriage is open everyday (closed Christmas day).

Drop in after doing your shopping in Sainsburys!

When Light Service (service1) timetable is running:
Open: 10:00– 16:45
Hot Food: 10:00 – 15:00

When Full Service (service 2) timetable is running:
Sunday and Weekdays: 09:30 – 17:15
Saturdays: 09:30 – 18:15
Hot Food: 09:30 – 15:00

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.

Seasonal Additions

The following services are available to advance pre-paid bookings between April and September, Monday – Friday only

Steam & Cream

Enjoy a Cream Tea on board the train from Sheffield Park only.

This is available on the following timetable departures:
Light Service (service 1) – 3.45pm
Full Service (service 2) – 4pm

Adults £27.00pp & Children £17.50pp (includes travel and cream tea)

Book Online for a special discount price of Adults £24.00pp & Children £16.00pp

Ploughman’s Plus

Relax with a Ploughman’s Lunch on board the train from Sheffield Park only.

This is available on the following timetable departures:
Light Service (service 1) – 1.15pm
Full Service (service 2) – 1.30pm

Adults £28.50 pp & Children £19.00pp (includes travel and ploughman’s lunch)

Book Online for a special discount price of Adults £25.50pp & Children £17.50pp