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Food and drink experiences

West Sussex is home to some of the UK’s finest eateries and many of them focus on using seasonal, local produce. If you’re a foodie, you’ll be in heaven. As well as stand-out restaurants, cafes and pubs, we’re in the heart of England’s award-winning wine region with opportunities to experience the very finest English sparkling wines. To help you make the most of your time here, we’re showcasing our favourite places to experience food and drink in the county.

Food and drink and vineyards

Local guides

Get inspiration for your next trip with the help of our local guides. Discover top attractions, fun things to do and exciting new experiences. There is something for everyone in West Sussex.

Things to do and see

Outside of Mannings Heath Golf & Wine Estate showing green grass and outdoor seating

Mannings Heath

Mannings Heath Golf & Wine Estate is a luxury estate sit...
High Weald Dairy staff making cheese

High Weald Dairy

Cheese lovers rejoice. If you’ve ever wondered how your fa...
A chocolatician tasting homemade chocolate goods being made at a workshop

Chocolatician

From the creator of the Cumberbunny, The Chocobacth and a 10...
Vineyard tour Wiston Estate

Wiston Estate

The family run Wiston Estate offers vineyard and winery tour...
A kitchen ready for a cookery lesson at the Round Table Cookery school in Haywards Heath

The Round Table Cookery

The Round Table is a cookery school based on an organic work...
Tasting room at Albourne Estate Vineyard

Albourne Estate

Celebrating its 10th anniversary this year, Albourne Estate ...
The Sussex Produce Company logo

Sussex Produce Company

Providing locally sourced, food through two independent food...
Goodwood House on a cloudy day

Goodwood House

Set in the stunning 12,000 acre Goodwood Estate, Goodwood Ho...

Treat yourself

If you’re looking for a luxury experience or something a little bit different, then one of these will get your taste buds going. Take a trip to Tinwood Estate and enjoy a tranquil stay in a vineyard lodge, complete with a tour and tasting experience. Fancy something a bit more hands-on? Try your hand at cheese-making at the High Weald Dairy in Horsted Keynes.

For the foodies out there, keep your eyes open for Horsham’s food and drink festival, an annual event celebrating the county’s artisan food producers.

Woman with sun hat wine tasting
Baileys ice cream