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

Email: Ruthboichot@hotmail.co.uk

Duncton, Petworth, West Sussex, GU28 0LB


Cates Delicatessen

Cates Delicatessen


Cates Delicatessen and Cookshop lies at the heart of the town, a family run business incorporating a plethora of delicacies.

Here you can put together the perfect cheese board with Cates’ wide range of cheeses and oatmeal biscuits (organic or gluten free). Host or enjoy a quiet evening in with our exclusive ‘ready made meals’ from our ’Dine’ range of around a choice of 30 meals, cooked, handmade from local Sussex chefs.

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.