Guidebook for Petersfield

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Guidebook for Petersfield

Drinks & Nightlife

Excellent food and beer garden
The George
28 The Square
Excellent food and beer garden
Great atmosphere, fabulous burgers
The Folly Bar Downstairs
10-12 College St
Great atmosphere, fabulous burgers
The Square Brewery, Petersfield
Good food
Pop for early coffee and sit by the log fire. Also has a restaurant serving lunch and dinner. Beer garden
The Old Drum
16 Chapel Street
Pop for early coffee and sit by the log fire. Also has a restaurant serving lunch and dinner. Beer garden
16th Century pub. Live music on some evenings. Restaurant
The Good Intent
40-46 College St
16th Century pub. Live music on some evenings. Restaurant
5 miles from Petersfield - In the Hampshire village of East Meon, this atmospheric 15th century coaching inn enjoys a countryside setting. Ye Olde George Inn serves an impressive menu of traditional British and European dishes.
8 locals recommend
Ye Olde George Inn
8 locals recommend
5 miles from Petersfield - In the Hampshire village of East Meon, this atmospheric 15th century coaching inn enjoys a countryside setting. Ye Olde George Inn serves an impressive menu of traditional British and European dishes.
An award winning village local in the heart of unspoilt South Downs National Park. Renowned for it's outstanding atmosphere, great food, well kept ales, long and varied wine list. Stylishly refurbished.
15 locals recommend
The Rising Sun
15 locals recommend
An award winning village local in the heart of unspoilt South Downs National Park. Renowned for it's outstanding atmosphere, great food, well kept ales, long and varied wine list. Stylishly refurbished.
Welcome to the rebellion at The Charles Street Tap & Kitchen. The Tap & Kitchen is a unique break from the norm, conceived to be a place to pop in for a drink , a meal with friends or family , or just an escape from the daily grind
Charles Street Tap
Welcome to the rebellion at The Charles Street Tap & Kitchen. The Tap & Kitchen is a unique break from the norm, conceived to be a place to pop in for a drink , a meal with friends or family , or just an escape from the daily grind
Run by creative chef Steve Ranson, Annie Jones has created a Mediterranean atmosphere that is distinctive in Petersfield. Split into two areas, the Bohemian Garden Bar and Tapas Room serves a flavourful array of foods across the menu including creative, mouthwatering tapas dishes and Paella. The a la carte Restaurant visible from the front window alongside the coffee shop serves food of exquisite quality and creativity, with a variety of flavours to experience. A fine dining experience for any occasion. You can also simply enjoy a relaxing drink with a range of Beers, Wines, Champagne and Sangria on offer. Please note: Friday & Saturday night`s are "Over 21`s Only"
19 locals recommend
Annie Jones
10 Lavant St
19 locals recommend
Run by creative chef Steve Ranson, Annie Jones has created a Mediterranean atmosphere that is distinctive in Petersfield. Split into two areas, the Bohemian Garden Bar and Tapas Room serves a flavourful array of foods across the menu including creative, mouthwatering tapas dishes and Paella. The a la carte Restaurant visible from the front window alongside the coffee shop serves food of exquisite quality and creativity, with a variety of flavours to experience. A fine dining experience for any occasion. You can also simply enjoy a relaxing drink with a range of Beers, Wines, Champagne and Sangria on offer. Please note: Friday & Saturday night`s are "Over 21`s Only"

Food Scene

Cosy Italian atmosphere, fantastic cuisine. Booking in advance recommended as very popular.
La Piazzetta
2 The Square
Cosy Italian atmosphere, fantastic cuisine. Booking in advance recommended as very popular.
Turkish cuisine, recommend advance booking.
6 locals recommend
Fez Restaurant
39 Chapel St
6 locals recommend
Turkish cuisine, recommend advance booking.
Wonderful organic food. Great for early brunch.
Natural Apothecary
1 Heath Rd
Wonderful organic food. Great for early brunch.
Lemon Grass Petersfield Ltd
16-18 Dragon St
Thai cuisine
Olde wooden beamed building creating a cosy atmosphere. Open for lunch and dinner offering great Indian cuisine
Spice Lounge
1 + 2 The Square
Olde wooden beamed building creating a cosy atmosphere. Open for lunch and dinner offering great Indian cuisine
The best Chinese takeaway in Petersfield
New Hong Kong House
37 Lavant St
The best Chinese takeaway in Petersfield
The Paradise Balti House
23 Lavant St
Indian cuisine

Essentials

Waitrose & Partners Petersfield
8 Rams Walk
M&S Simply Food
21-25 High St
Tesco Superstore
Tesco Express
11 Charles St
Lidl

Entertainment & Activities

If you fancy a flutter on the horses then you won't be disappointed with the races at Goodwood
128 locals recommend
Goodwood Racecourse
128 locals recommend
If you fancy a flutter on the horses then you won't be disappointed with the races at Goodwood
Goodwood Revival - 13-15 Sept 2019 https://www.goodwood.com/flagship-events/goodwood-revival/ Goodwood Festival of Speed - 4-7 July 2019 https://www.goodwood.com/flagship-events/festival-of-speed/
126 locals recommend
Goodwood Motor Circuit
126 locals recommend
Goodwood Revival - 13-15 Sept 2019 https://www.goodwood.com/flagship-events/goodwood-revival/ Goodwood Festival of Speed - 4-7 July 2019 https://www.goodwood.com/flagship-events/festival-of-speed/
Take a champagne picnic and join the spectators 'Treading in' the divots during half time. This is a time honoured tradition.
30 locals recommend
Cowdray Park Polo Club
30 locals recommend
Take a champagne picnic and join the spectators 'Treading in' the divots during half time. This is a time honoured tradition.
The course at Petersfield provides a tough but enjoyable challenge for all levels of golfer - making it the perfect venue for your next society or golf day. Visitors are very welcome at Petersfield. The course has several tee positions to ensure it is playable for all standards.
Petersfield Pay & Play Golf
The course at Petersfield provides a tough but enjoyable challenge for all levels of golfer - making it the perfect venue for your next society or golf day. Visitors are very welcome at Petersfield. The course has several tee positions to ensure it is playable for all standards.
Visiting golfers are very welcome at HIndhead throughout the year. An opportunity to play one of England's finest heathland courses and enjoy the warm welcome from the Clubs professional and friendly team. HIndhead is a challenging course so is therefore only suitable for experienced golfers with an official handicap from their home club or society.
Hindhead Golf Club
Visiting golfers are very welcome at HIndhead throughout the year. An opportunity to play one of England's finest heathland courses and enjoy the warm welcome from the Clubs professional and friendly team. HIndhead is a challenging course so is therefore only suitable for experienced golfers with an official handicap from their home club or society.
Casual visitors are welcome to play on weekdays and after 12pm on weekends and Bank Holidays. Visitors are required to be in possession of a current recognised handicap. You should also consult the Club's Dress Code.
Liphook Golf Club
Casual visitors are welcome to play on weekdays and after 12pm on weekends and Bank Holidays. Visitors are required to be in possession of a current recognised handicap. You should also consult the Club's Dress Code.
Set amidst spectacular rolling down land, the award-winning Cowdray Park Golf Club is considered to be one of the most beautiful courses in Southern England and offers a true test of golf, with 18 holes on a par 70 course measuring 6331 yards.
7 locals recommend
Cowdray Park Golf Club
7 locals recommend
Set amidst spectacular rolling down land, the award-winning Cowdray Park Golf Club is considered to be one of the most beautiful courses in Southern England and offers a true test of golf, with 18 holes on a par 70 course measuring 6331 yards.

Sightseeing

Discover a great day out.... Situated within a working Naval Base, Portsmouth Historic Dockyard is home to a collection of fantastic attractions, historic ship ( The Mary Rose and HMS Victory), and museums. There's so much to see and do. Portsmouth Historic Dockyard is the only place in the world to see the Royal Navy past, present and future and is a must see.
178 locals recommend
Portsmouth Historic Dockyard
178 locals recommend
Discover a great day out.... Situated within a working Naval Base, Portsmouth Historic Dockyard is home to a collection of fantastic attractions, historic ship ( The Mary Rose and HMS Victory), and museums. There's so much to see and do. Portsmouth Historic Dockyard is the only place in the world to see the Royal Navy past, present and future and is a must see.
Winchester Cathedral Christmas Market Our Christmas Market is inspired by traditional German Christmas markets and attracts more than 350,000 visitors each year. The pretty wooden chalets are situated in the Cathedral’s historic Close surrounding an open-air real ice rink. All our exhibitors have been hand-picked for their interesting, high quality and unique products many of which can’t be bought on the high street. Many of our exhibitors will be attending for the full duration but some will only be here for the first half with new exhibitors filling the chalets for the second half.
90 locals recommend
Winchester Cathedral
9 The Close
90 locals recommend
Winchester Cathedral Christmas Market Our Christmas Market is inspired by traditional German Christmas markets and attracts more than 350,000 visitors each year. The pretty wooden chalets are situated in the Cathedral’s historic Close surrounding an open-air real ice rink. All our exhibitors have been hand-picked for their interesting, high quality and unique products many of which can’t be bought on the high street. Many of our exhibitors will be attending for the full duration but some will only be here for the first half with new exhibitors filling the chalets for the second half.

Arts & Culture

Queen Victoria's palatial holiday home on the Isle of Wight. Visit Victoria and Albert's private apartments, then stroll through the beautiful garden terraces. Also see Victoria's private bathing hut.
21 locals recommend
Osborne
21 locals recommend
Queen Victoria's palatial holiday home on the Isle of Wight. Visit Victoria and Albert's private apartments, then stroll through the beautiful garden terraces. Also see Victoria's private bathing hut.
18th century house and gardens
32 locals recommend
Uppark House and Garden - National Trust
32 locals recommend
18th century house and gardens
Visit the house, owned by the National Trust, and gardens.
National Trust - Hinton Ampner
Visit the house, owned by the National Trust, and gardens.
Petersfield Museum's Flora Twort Gallery
21 The Square
57 locals recommend
Petworth House and Park
57 locals recommend
Box Office Open Monday to Saturday, 10am-8pm (6pm when no performances). The Minerva Theatre Box Office opens one hour before each Minerva performance. Please call the Box Office on 01243 781312 during the above times. Booking online We do not charge booking fees or for using a credit card. If you are having trouble with your online booking please call the Box Office on 01243 781312 (opening hours above). Alternatively download a copy of our online booking guide here. Payment We accept MasterCard, Visa and Maestro. Cheques are payable to Chichester Festival Theatre. We also accept SOLT theatre tokens and Chichester Festival Theatre gift vouchers. Please note SOLT theatre tokens are not redeemable online. Ticket Delivery Book online and select the free Print at Home option to receive your tickets by email, or pay £1.50 to receive tickets by post. Ticket Exchange Return your tickets to the Box Office at least 48 hours before the original performance and change the date for just £1 per ticket (free for Friends), subject to availability. Refunds Tickets cannot be refunded once purchased. Website: https://www.cft.org.uk/
99 locals recommend
Chichester Festival Theatre
99 locals recommend
Box Office Open Monday to Saturday, 10am-8pm (6pm when no performances). The Minerva Theatre Box Office opens one hour before each Minerva performance. Please call the Box Office on 01243 781312 during the above times. Booking online We do not charge booking fees or for using a credit card. If you are having trouble with your online booking please call the Box Office on 01243 781312 (opening hours above). Alternatively download a copy of our online booking guide here. Payment We accept MasterCard, Visa and Maestro. Cheques are payable to Chichester Festival Theatre. We also accept SOLT theatre tokens and Chichester Festival Theatre gift vouchers. Please note SOLT theatre tokens are not redeemable online. Ticket Delivery Book online and select the free Print at Home option to receive your tickets by email, or pay £1.50 to receive tickets by post. Ticket Exchange Return your tickets to the Box Office at least 48 hours before the original performance and change the date for just £1 per ticket (free for Friends), subject to availability. Refunds Tickets cannot be refunded once purchased. Website: https://www.cft.org.uk/

Parks & Nature

Over 2000 of acres of woodland to explore. Ideal for leisure walking, cycling, taking in the wildlife and scenery. Fantastic for walking, cycling, and picnics. Great day out for all the family.
8 locals recommend
Queen Elizabeth Country Park Visitor Centre
8 locals recommend
Over 2000 of acres of woodland to explore. Ideal for leisure walking, cycling, taking in the wildlife and scenery. Fantastic for walking, cycling, and picnics. Great day out for all the family.
10 locals recommend
Staunton Farm
10 locals recommend
Only a five minute walk from Petersfield Town Centre, the Heath Pond is an ideal place to walk, feed the birds, picnic, hire a boat, or have lunch at the cafe.
Heath Pond
Only a five minute walk from Petersfield Town Centre, the Heath Pond is an ideal place to walk, feed the birds, picnic, hire a boat, or have lunch at the cafe.