Chalk Restaurant

Celebrating Sussex’s seasonal produce in the heart of the South Downs.


Honest provenance

About us

Our menu draws together the highlights of fresh local produce, including ingredients from the Estate and its neighbours, and aims to create dishes that express the nature, heritage, and purpose of the land we share.

 Sample Breakfast Menu 

Sample Lunch Menu   Please be aware we source locally and seasonally, so the menu changes frequently, and this sample is a guide and may not be exactly what is served when you visit. 

Sample Dinner Menu Dinners will be a set menu which will change weekly.

Breakfast ~ 8.00am – 10.30am | Lunch ~ Midday to 15.00pm. Outside these times we serve drinks and cakes.

Open Tuesday to Saturday 8am – 5pm. Sunday 9am – 5pm. We are closed on Mondays. Please note that we are a cashless restaurant, so all payment is required on card. Bookings require card details to secure your table, but no payment is taken.

Dinner service with a set menu will launch on Friday 6th May, and be open on Fridays and Saturdays, 7pm – 10.30pm. Book now.

We are open on Monday 29th August.

COVID POLICY: The safety and wellbeing of our customers is our top priority and Chalk Restaurant and our cellar door shop will operate in accordance with government guidelines at all times. Wearing of masks by staff and/or customers and social distancing measures will be enacted in line with the current government guidance. Where the wearing of a mask is not mandated by law, staff and customers are welcome to wear one should they wish. Our team regularly wash and santise their hands and hand sanitiser is available to customers in all areas of the operation.

We do not allow dogs in the restaurant, however they are welcome at tables in the courtyard which will have the same menu as the restaurant and will be open whenever the sun shines!

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Chalk Restaurant received funding support from The European Agricultural Fund for Rural Development.

Europe Investing in rural areas.