Eating and shopping at Petworth

A selection of stock in the gift shop inspired by the exhibition Turner and the Age of British Watercolour

After a walk around the parkland, a gentle stroll through the Pleasure Grounds or after joining a tour in the mansion and visiting Turner and The Age of British Watercolour, why not stop by The Audit Room Café for a delicious meal, tasty treat or drink? Visit the shop to track down the perfect gift or souvenir to make your day memorable, there is plenty at Petworth to tempt you.

The best of British 

From the late 1700s and the early 1800s watercolour paintings became a notable aspect of British artistic achievement and was of particular importance to Turner.

Inspired by the Turner and the Age of British Watercolour exhibition we've kept the focus on all things British in the Audit Room Café with a menu that's not only delicious but sure to add to a great day out.

Click here to see our menu (PDF / 0.2MB) download

Hearty meals

Visit the Audit Room Café this season for some tempting meals, drinks and snacks to enjoy with friends and family, open every day from 10am serving lunches from 12 noon until 2pm.

Relax with a cup of tea or barrista style coffee and enjoy a variety of tasty cooked meals.

Enjoy a gathering with friends and family at Petworth
A group of friends enjoying a meal in the Petworth Audit Room Café


Light bites

For a quick bite to eat, on the menu we have a warmng soup perfect after a crisp winter walk as well as jacket potatoes, salads and sandwiches.

And of course where would the National Trust be without a cake? Enjoy a relaxing tea or coffee with a slice of cake.


Petworth is an excellent place to for shopping, boasting a great selection in the Servants' Quarters gift shop.

After visiting Turner and the Age of British Watercolour be sure to step into the shop and see the assortment of mementoes on offer from coasters to cushions and magnets. There's even liqueuer lining the shelves to tempt you.

Fancy something a bit stronger from the shop? The Turner and the Age of British Watercolour inspired liqueur might be the answer
A row of whiskey, meade and liqueur on a shelf in the Petworth shop

Browse our selection of popular hats, scarves, gloves and jewellery as well our range of colourful seasonal treats, rugs and accessories.

Many of our items are locally produced and reflect aspects of life here at Petworth like our wonderful wooden bowls made from wood here at Petworth and brooches handmade by a member of the team.