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)
Saturdays:  8:30am – 11:00pm    (Full Breakfast: 8:30am – 11:30am    Hot Food: 12:00pm – 3:00pm)
Sundays:  8:30am – 5.30pm    (Full Breakfast: 8:30am – 11:30pm    Hot Food: 12:00pm – 3:00pm)

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

When there are no trains running:
Weekdays:  10:00am – 3:00pm    (Breakfast Baps: 11:00am – 2:00pm    Hot Food: 12:00pm – 2:00pm)
Weekends:  8:30am – 5:00pm    (Full Breakfast: 08:30am – 11:30am    Hot Food: 12:00pm – 3:00pm)

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.

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

When Service 1 timetable is running:
Closed

When Service 2 timetable is running:
Weekdays: Closed (Except during February Half Term when opening hours will be the same as the weekend).
Weekends: 9:30am – 5.00pm    (Hot Food 12:00pm – 3.00pm)

When Service 3 timetable is running:
Weekdays: 9.30am – 5:30pm    (Hot Food 12:00pm – 3.00pm)
Weekends: 9.30am – 5:30pm    (Hot Food 12:00pm – 3.00pm)

When there are no trains running:
Closed

The Well House Kiosk at Kingscote

Selling drinks and snacks at weekends when Service 2 timetable is operating and weekdays & weekends when Service 3 timetable is operating.

When Service 1 timetable is running:
Closed

When Service 2 timetable is running:
Weekdays: Closed
Weekends: 10:00am – 4.45pm

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

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 Service 1 timetable is running:
Weekdays: 10:00am– 4:30pm   (Food Service: 10:00am – 3.00pm)

When Service 2 timetable is running:
Weekdays: 10:000am – 4:30pm    (Food Service: 10:00am – 3.00pm)
Weekends: 10:00am – 4:30pm    (Food Service: 10:000am – 3.00pm)

When Service 3 timetable is running:
Weekdays: 10:00am – 5:00pm    (Food Service: 10:00am – 3.00pm)
Weekends: 10:00am – 5:00pm    (Food Service: 10:00am – 3.00pm)

When there are no trains running:
Jan/Feb/Mar/Nov/Dec: 9:00am – 3:00pm (Food Service 9:00am – 2:00pm)
Apr/May/Sep/Oct: 10:00am – 4:30pm (Food Service 10:00am – 2:00pm)

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.

Sunday Carvery

Carvery

On selected Sundays, enjoy our popular Carvery in the Birch Grove Suite at Sheffield Park station. For dates and further information, please see our Carvery page.

Why not combine your Sunday lunch with a trip on a steam train? Discounted train travel is available if you book All Day Rover tickets in advance.

We offer timed reservations at 15min intervals between 12:00pm and 2:00pm, so you can choose when you would like to join us for lunch. Booking is preferred and you can book here.

Carvery Meal (2 course)
Adult – £14.50
Child (under 12yrs) – £7.25

*  Please note the Birch Grove suite is situated on the first floor and access is via a staircase. There is a stairlift available for use by customers but, unfortunately, we have no lift.

Please note the Sunday Carvery does not include travel on our trains. If you’d like to travel as well you can purchase All Day Rover tickets in advance online, or on the day the station.