Meghdoot's Mystique Masala

Meghdoot's Mystique Masala

Meghdoot’s Mystique Masala offers authentic Indian cuisine in the centre of Petworth. Taking a leaf out of the culinary extravaganzas of India Meghdoot’s offer a repast of Indian cuisine in an environment of ambience and hospitality, evocative of Indian Culture.Every meal has to be a feast, and every feast, a gourmet’s delight.

The Cricketers Duncton

The Cricketers Duncton

This charming family-run 16th Century coaching inn with a large Inglenook fireplace and set within beautiful gardens, is a real gem in the heart of the West Sussex countryside.

A traditional country pub with a great restaurant near Petworth, The Cricketers at Duncton, is the ideal location to enjoy real ale, fine wine & fantastic, home-cooked food, in a relaxed, friendly atmosphere.

We are great believers in using local produce, suppliers & craftsmen wherever possible, which is reflected in our seasonally-based menuand bar offerings.

The Cricketers is perfectly situated for horse racing and motorsport at Goodwood and with it's gorgeous beer garden is an ideal venue for families and walkers seeking a traditional country pub with real ales and great food.

We can also cater for private parties and functions, whether it's a wedding, birthday party, car enthusiasts club or you simply want to celebrate your special occasion in a country pub with fine food.

In addition to our bar, restaurant and beer garden we have our own function room which is available for hire.

We also run a monthly quiz night to test your general knowledge - space is limited though, so be sure to book your table. Please call to find out the date of our next quiz.

To find out more about The Cricketers or to book a table or enquire about our function room, simply contact us by clicking the link below.

You can also read more about the pub's amazing cricketing history.



Open Monday to Saturday 11.00am to 11.00pm, Sunday 12.00pm to 10.30pm

  • Brunch served from 11:00 - 12:00 Monday - Saturday

  • Main menu served from 12:00 - 14:30 and 18:00 - 21:00 Monday - Friday.

  • Main menu served from 12:00 - 21:00 Saturday & Sunday

  • Soup, Cream teas and cakes also available between 14:30 and 18:00 daily


Tel: 01798 342 473


Duncton, Petworth, West Sussex, GU28 0LB


The Angel Inn

The Angel Inn

The Angel Inn is just 300 yards from Golden Square in the centre of Petworth. The inn, which has medieval origins, has recently undergone a complete refurbishment. The unspoilt bar boasts ships beams, wooden and slate floors, stone walls and three fireplaces, one of which is used to spit roast joints of meat.

The Angel Inn is a warm and welcoming Inn; an idyllic base set in the South Downs National Park with much to see and do in the town or from which to explore the many interesting places nearby.There are six comfortable bedrooms, all with an n suite bathroom or shower room. Guests also benefit from free on-site parking.

The Halfway Bridge

The Halfway Bridge is just a 3 miles away from Petworth, in the village of Lodsworth. It is a sister Inn to the award-winning Crab & Lobster in Sidlesham, offering the same high standard of quality accommodation, restaurant and service.
The accommodation includes six superb individually styled en-suite rooms (2 double deluxe and 4 double rooms ) and a suite housed in Cowdray Barns, the inn’s former stable yard. All have power showers, baths and a selection of luxurious locally produced toiletries. All have large flat screen TVs with DVD and CD players. A selection of DVD and CDs are available free of charge.

The Hungry Guest Cafe

The Hungry Guest Cafe

Named by The Times as one of the 30 Best Places for Brunch in Britain in 2012 The Hungry Guest café, located in Lombard Street just off the main square in Petworth, offers a great menu to enjoy in a modern and beautifully designed environment.

Food is served throughout the day from a menu that offers something for all tastes. From freshly baked croissants served with handmade jams and full English breakfasts to a seasonal lunch menu serving crisp salads, freshly prepared pasta dishes and open sandwiches served on our signature breads, all complimented by a daily specials board which regularly includes The Hungry Guest’s renowned sour dough pizzas.