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The Leconfield

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The Leconfield New Street, Petworth GU28 0AS, England
+44 1798 345111
Tue - Sun 12:00 - 15:00
Tue - Sat 18:00 - 23:00
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

My wife and I dined at your restaurant last night for Valentine's Day. This is the first time that either of us had been to The Leconfield and decided to both have the Taster menu. The food throughout we could not fault and it was tasty and enjoyable. We have dined at Michelin starred restaurants and the food at your... More 

Thank Ian H
Leatherhead, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely atmosphere and superb restaurant. Food was delicately served and well presented. Slightly disjointed service and that could be improved. Food delicious

Thank Clive T
West Sussex, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have used the Leconfield several times as we live in the next village.The food and service have always been excellent on every visit. A Friendly welcome, and friendly staff who are always attentive.Dont expect low prices, good food and service in lovely surroundings do come at a price,but that price is not unreasonable,you certainly get value for your money.... More 

Thank davidl1949
United Kingdom
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7 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent lunch today chosen from the set menu. We had parsnip soup and grilled feather blade. Both courses were fabulous... I do wonder how the chef managed to get such wonderful deep flavours ! I noticed there wasn't a veggie choice on the set menu, although this was offered on the al a carte menu. They presented a lovely surprise... More 

Thank Polly D
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Whilst clearly a very high end restaurant we found the service very poor for a family birthday. Whilst the starter was very prompt we were left waiting at least 45 minutes for our main, only to have a waitress come over and tell us she hadn't put our order through to the kitchen. We were offered one free bottle of... More 

Thank Hannah J
Droxford, United Kingdom
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151 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had lunch on a Saturday and were glad we had booked since it was full. The place is light and roomy, beautifully furnished in a rather understated way, and the tables are placed well apart. We ate a la carte and everything was delicious, freshly cooked and beautifully presented. The service was friendly and efficient. We had a problem... More 

Thank Ovvin
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

This was our second trip here. Had the tasting menu which has 5 dishes plus they gave us canapés, selection of delicious breads and petits fours. £45 but worth every penny. Really excellent food with top service. A special night out.

Thank Jonno_the_Yachtie
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

We went in for a late lunch on a Friday and got a lovely table at the back over looking the terrace. Great atmosphere, attentive but relaxed staff, fantastic food and wine for a fair price means we will definitely be going back for more. Couldn't fault it and highly recommend it.

Thank Pickledpetee
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

I had a lovely lunch at The Leconfield. My husband and I had an early lunch and hadn't booked. The staff were very accommodating and sat us straight away. They were very friendly throughout and efficient. We ordered the taster menu and each course looked beautiful and tasted great. Even the butter with the bread was good! I will be... More 

Thank Nicola W
Guildford, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017

Lovely atmosphere, comfortable table and chairs, very good food and friendly service. The only thing that could be improved was the speed of bringing the puddings and coffee. We had to wait quite a while, which was a little tricky for the children, but definitely worth it in the end as the food was truly delicious. Many thanks for a... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$37 - US$61
European, British, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
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, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
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
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?