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The Leconfield

) #5 of 21 Restaurants in Petworth ₹₹₹₹ British, European,
The Leconfield New Street, Petworth GU28 0AS, England
+44 1798 345111
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good17%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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“crispy pig” (4 reviews)
“tasting menu” (7 reviews)
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British, European, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
The Leconfield New Street, Petworth GU28 0AS, England
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Reviews (339)
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I went to The Leconfield for Saturday lunch with friends and it was superb. It was a glorious day so we sat out in the pretty courtyard. The service was attentive and friendly throughout. Our starters included asparagus with a slow cook duck egg and...More

Thank KirksOnTour
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

We had Sunday lunch at The Leconfield today for my husbands Birthday. We have eaten here a few times in the past and I had heard the chef had recently changed, so was a bit dubious to be honest. However the food and service were...More

Thank clareWestSussex
Reviewed 8 May 2017

We have been occasional diners at the Leconfield for a few years now. Most recently was with friends on a Friday evening in early May - and it was at its very best. From arrival to departure it was a flawless experience. Friendly, professional and...More

Thank tcHaslemere
Reviewed 30 April 2017

It was excellent ! A birthday treat Sunday lunch. The atmosphere was totally relaxed. The decor delightful, bright and spotlessly clean. The waitress, Kristina clearly knew her job. Her enthusiasm when describing the food options in great detail was second to none. It was obvious...More

Thank Tina F
Reviewed 30 April 2017

Before I begin this review I would like to say that there is nothing here that we didn't say to the staff before we left. This is however the first time I have ever left a review on TripAdvisor but I felt it necessary to...More

1  Thank Littlebrowndog123
Reviewed 16 April 2017

Booked for dinner after a long gap of maybe 2 years wondering if it had improved. It hasn't alas. The restaurant has gone down in standards in the interim and looks tatty and at first glance you would think it was operating as a pub...More

2  Thank Tonto1286
Reviewed 16 April 2017

We had a double celebration. Nothing romantic like a birthday or wedding anniversary; I had just completed my six-month treatment for cancer, and my wife had just completed six years from her cancer diagnosis. Such experiences make you much more focused on living in the...More

Thank Lanoo_Harve
Reviewed 13 April 2017

We visited The Leconfield for a late Sunday lunch after visiting Petworth House. Our food was excellent and was one of the best Sunday roasts I have had in a restaurant. The menu was fixed price for three courses and very good value for the...More

Thank twilko11
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

We booked for lunch before we visited the Petworth House. Was suprised that there was only one other table when we arrived at 1pm. We sat at courtyard which is lovely. We both picked the lunch menu which is excellent value. The butter and the...More

Thank Fussy P
Reviewed 6 April 2017

As part of a deal with The Angel Inn we experienced the 6 course tasting menu. Staff very polite. All courses described in detail and served at a nice pace.

Thank Barrie N
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shelia t
jimmys family
7 November 2015|
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Response from debswestsussex | Reviewed this property |
As long as the children are well behaved and don't expect crayons and colouring books to be entertained - it's not that kind of place- it should be fine. Yes we spotted a couple of high chairs so they obviously cater for... More
Anyone been here with children? Thinking about it for a family birthday but want to make sure we feel welcome.
8 June 2015|
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Response from The_Leconfield | Property representative |
Yes we cater for all ages and offer a children's menu.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 38 - US$ 62
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Leconfield New Street, Petworth GU28 0AS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Sussex  >  Petworth
  • Phone Number: +44 1798 345111
  • E-mail
The Leconfield restaurant and bar is nestled in the heart of Petworth. Head chef Paul Welburn has brought his Michelin star cooking to the countryside.
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