Festive lunches at Sissinghurst Castle Garden

Enjoy lunch with a view this festive season using fresh, local produce. Take a look below for our festive lunch menu served in the restaurant from 2 - 23 December. If you would like to book at table, please call the restaurant on 01580 710704.


  • Smoked salmon with beets, cress & horseradish crème fraiche
  • Curried carrot and butter bean soup with farmhouse bread
  • Port and chicken liver pâté with rosemary and garlic toast
  • Grilled goats’ cheese with cranberry dressing.


  • Roast turkey with traditional trimmings
  • Salmon en croute with white wine and dill sauce
  • Chestnut and venison sausage casserole
  • Cranberry, puy lentils and smoked paprika bake

Selection of seasonal vegetables and roast potatoes



  • Christmas pudding with brandy sauce
  • Chocolate ganache with clementine, sea salt and olive oil toast
  • Spiced poached pear and vanilla ice cream on a biscuit crumb
  • Fig and goats cheese tarte tatin with clotted cream
  • Cheddar & Stilton cheese with biscuits (£2.50 supplement)

2 courses inc tea/coffee                     £24.00

3 courses inc tea /coffee                    £28.00                                

2-23 December Served 12pm-2:30pm daily. Please call 01580 710704 to book.



Upcoming events

Half Term Bird Trail

Wed 26 Feb 2020
Get your wellies at the ready to discover the estate with our bird trail this February half term. You'll be given a map at visitor reception to help you find each of the activity areas.

International Garden Photographer of the Year exhibition

Wed 26 Feb 2020
To add a bit of colour to winter, we will be hosting some of the best garden, plant and landscape photography from amateur and professional photographers across the globe.

Winter weekend garden opening

Sat 29 Feb 2020
Winter opening of the garden kicks off from Saturday 2 November. The garden will be open every weekend throughout winter between 11am-4pm.

Winter in the library

Tue 03 Mar 2020
Over winter our House and Collections team will be opening the Long Library for drop-in sessions to share rarely seen books, photographs and objects from our collection.

Woodsman Walk

Sat 07 Mar 2020
Join our ranger for a tour of our woodland where you can explore the work that goes into woodland management. Includes lunch in the restaurant.

Head Gardener Walk

Sat 14 Mar 2020
Join our Head Gardener Michelle Cain for an exclusive tour of the garden before we open to visitors. Find out all about the work that we've been doing this year and what's in store for the garden in the new year.