The Sussex village with a reputation for good food

Want to book a table for lunch or dinner? Henfield is a food-lovers’ haven. Take a look at the range of places to eat in and around the village. Many of the cafes and restaurants take advantage of Henfield’s unique location, set in the countryside and close to the sea, to source the freshest seasonal ingredients. Each one offers an inspiring menu that caters for all tastes.

The Plough

Hidden in Henfield The Plough is a traditional village pub. Very friendly, excellent food and good selection of beer.

T: 01273 492280

A: High Street, Henfield, West Sussex, BN5 9HP



The White Hart

This restaurant uses locally sourced ingredients to create wholesome country pub dishes with a modern twist. Menus available online.

T: 01273 492006

A: High Street, Henfield, BN5 9HP


O: Monday to Friday 12:00pm – 2.30pm & 6:00pm – 9.30pm - Saturday 12:00pm – 9.30pm - Sunday 12:00pm – 8.30pm



The restaurant staff are committed to providing a quality cuisine that exceeds ordinary expectation, and they excel at producing great food with a unique twist. Serving great local and seasonal food, organic wines and fabulous real ales in warm and welcoming surroundings.


T: 01273 492296

A: High Street, Henfield, BN5 9DB


O: Monday to Friday 12pm - 2.30pm - 6pm - 9pm Saturday -12pm - 9pm - Sunday: 12pm - 6pm



From yummy filling Breakfasts, to lovely Lunches. Or how about Afternoon Tea?

T: 01273 493363

A: Brooke House, High Street, Henfield BN5 9DD


O: Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday 8am-5pm - Tuesday 8am-9pm - Saturday 8am-6pm & Sunday 9am-3pm


A traditional family and dog friendly inn, situated just north of Henfield, known for its wide range of freshly baked gourmet pizzas and spacious beer garden.


T: 01273 492232

A: The Bull Inn, Mock Bridge, London Road, Henfield, West Sussex, BN5 9AD


O: Monday – Friday: 11.30am – 2.15pm & 5.30pm – 9pm - Saturday: 11.30am – 9pm - Sunday: 12pm – 9pm - Bank Holidays: 12pm – 9pm

Photo by Philip Silcock


The Post House Cafe

Cafe offering a range of hot drinks and light snacks.
T: 01273 491040
A: adjacent to Post Office, High Street, Henfield, West Sussex, BN5 9DA 


O: Mon - Sat 8am - 5pm - Sun 9am - 5pm

Little India

Indian restaurant

A: Coopers Way, Henfield, BN5 9EQ

T: 01273 495292

O: Monday - Sunday - 6–10:30pm

Photo by The Breakfast Menu


Sussex family bakery and café.

T: 01273 494469

A: High Street, Henfield, BN5 9DA


O: Monday – Saturday: 7.30am – 5pm

Christina's Afternoon Tea Room and Gift Shop

Christina serves a delicious afternoon tea including freshly prepared dainty sandwiches, homemade scones with strawberry jam and clotted cream and homemade cakes. We also have lots of gifts for you to buy.
T: 01273 494305
A: Mountain Ash House, High St, Henfield, BN5 9HN
O: Monday - Saturday: 10.00am - 5.00pm, Wednesday: 10.00am - 4.00pm, Sunday: Closed



henfield tea gardens

An amazing Tea Rooms selling delicious food and also a range of beautiful Antique, Vintage, Retro & Shabby Chic Furniture & Items for your Home & Garden

T: 01273 493220

A: High Street, Henfield 


O: Monday - Saturday 8am-4pm - Sunday 9am - 3pm

The old railway


T: 01273 492509

A: Upper Station Road, Henfield, BN5 9PJ

O: Monday to Thursday 4:00pm - 11pm; Friday 4pm - 12pm; Saturday 11am - 12pm; Sunday 12am - 10.30pm


Photo by Ederlan Cavalcante


Combining the atmosphere of a classic british pub and the food of a prestigious restaurant, The Wheatsheaf is a little gem nestled in a quaint location.


T: 01273 492077

A: Wheatsheaf Road, Woodmancote, Henfield, West Sussex, BN5 9BD


O: Lunch / Dinner - Monday - Friday 12am - 2.30pm / 6pm - 9.30pm - Saturday 12am - 4pm / 6pm - 9.30pm - Sunday All day 12am - 6pm

O: Pub - Monday - Saturday 12am - 11pm - Sunday 12am - 9pm




T: 07535 285836

A: Jasmine House, High Street, Henfield, BN5 9HN

O: Monday to Saturday 10:00am - 4pm



Traditional butchery combined with innovative and creative products including state of the art dry ageing to tenderise and intensify flavours

T: 01273 492555

A: Norton Mews, Coopers Way, Henfield, BN5 9EQ


O: Tuesday to Friday 08:30am – 17:30pm & 08:30am – 15pm - Saturday