Eating and shopping at Chartwell
Stop by the Landemare Café on your visit to Chartwell for tasty treats, snacks and hot and cold food or something to take away for a picnic in the garden. In the shop you will find seasonal National Trust ranges for the home and garden, plants, local products, books and souvenirs. The café and shop are located at the main entrance as you approach from the car park.
Eating at Chartwell
The main café is situated in the car park and can be visited without paying for entry to the house and gardens. In the café you'll find a range of hot and cold food, one pot meals, soups and light snacks. With hot and cold drinks also available, you're sure to find something to satisfy your taste buds. Please note that all items are subject to availability.
Most of the food and drink served is prepared on site in our kitchen, using a wide range of ingredients. As a result, we can’t guarantee that any of our food and drink products are completely allergen free.
If you have an allergy or intolerance and would like ingredient information about the food and drink served, please ask the staff, who will be happy to help.
Always check when you visit
Visited before? We sometimes change our recipes to improve quality and flavour, including the ingredients. When you visit, please speak to one of our team to check the current allergen information for your favourite dish.
Every cuppa or tasty treat you buy helps us to continue looking after places for everyone to enjoy.
Maintaining the views
As Chartwell is known for its views, we do ask that you don't bring your own furniture such as tables and gazebos into the grounds so that everyone can enjoy the open spaces. Instead, please bring a picnic blanket with you.
Shopping at Chartwell
The shop at Chartwell is one of the largest in the National Trust and is sure to have what you're looking for. Every purchase you make helps us to care for the nature, beauty and history that surrounds us here at Chartwell.
Autumn/Winter 2023 collection
A selection of fashion accessories to keep you warm over the colder months.
Winter fashion accessories.
The Chartwell guidebook
Whether you're looking for an accompaniment to your visit or a memento of your trip, everything is covered in the Chartwell guidebook. It includes the history of Winston Churchill and his family, as well as information on what can be found in both the house and surrounding gardens at Chartwell. Guidebooks can be purchased from the shop or Visitor Centre.
Churchill and Chartwell memorabilia
There is a fantastic selection of Churchill souvenirs, books and exclusive Chartwell products available to remind you of your visit.
The second-hand bookshop is open for you to browse a range of donated books with volunteers on hand to help.
Please email us at ChartwellPortfolioBookshop@nationaltrust.org.uk to arrange a drop-off as we have limited space.
Explore the beloved home of one of Britain's greatest politicians, Sir Winston Churchill. The house has many treasures and provides an intimate portrait of the Churchill family.
Enjoy the views that the Churchills chose Chartwell for, and explore the garden they created and loved, from Lady Churchill’s Rose Garden, to the Walled Garden Sir Winston helped build.
Chartwell is a three pawprint rated place. Bring your four-legged friend along on a short lead for a stroll around the garden or go for a roam in the woods. Find out more about where you can and can't take your dog.
The Trust’s story at Chartwell began whilst Winston Churchill and his family were still in residence. Discover how we helped to preserve a significant piece of British history.
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Pick up a book from a second-hand bookshop to keep or share. Every purchase will raise funds for conservation projects at the places in our care.