Eat & Shop

Porcupine Pantry

The Porcupine Pantry is located next to the main Visitor Entrance and Gift Shop, serving coffees, teas, savories, pastries, cakes and sandwiches - open daily all year and free to visit, it's the perfect stopover for walkers and cyclists.

Seating inside and out for up to 82.

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Gift Shop

Located in a beautifully converted 19th century barn next to the Visitor Entrance, our wonderful Gift Shop is free to visit all year. For visitors coming from far and near, it stocks a range of gift ideas, jewellery, clothing, kitchen and garden items, toys, books, a wonderful selection of greetings cards, souvenirs and Kentish Produce.

In November and December, the shop transforms into a Christmas present wonderland, brimming with stocking fillers and a wide selection of locally-produced food hampers, our handmade Christmas wreaths and estate-grown mistletoe!

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Garden Restaurant

Set within the Gardens of Penshurst Place and close to the House entrance, the Garden Restaurant offers a selection of quality upmarket home-cooked style hot and cold lunch menus during our seasonal opening hours. Seating inside and out for up to 100.

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Plant Centre

Stocked with a range of plants found in the Gardens at Penshurst Place, the Plant Centre is situated next to the Gift Shop and open all year.

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Served from the Pantry, the Kiosk is located in the Adventure Playground and provides take-away hot and cold drinks and light snacks. Normally open during school holidays and weekends.

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Visitors are welcome to bring their own picnics and enjoy in one of our designated picnic areas in the grounds.

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