April to September

Dine, Stay, Tour & Taste

Here’s your definitive guide to everything on offer this summer at Rathfinny Wine Estate.

Please note, our summer experiences have now finished. Sign up to our newsletter to be notified about our seasonal tours, dining experiences and short break packages. 

Vineyard Picnic
Now closed

Vineyard Picnics

Back by popular demand, but featuring a different menu to last summer, our Vineyard Picnics are available to book every Wednesday-Sunday.

Set on the secluded Flint Barns bank overlooking the Vineyard, guests can enjoy outdoor picnic hampers whilst soaking up the English summer sunshine (hopefully!) with a bottle of Sussex Sparkling wine. Tables and chairs provided.

Rathfinny Tasting Room
Featured in the Michelin Guide

Dine at the Tasting Room

Our Michelin Plate restaurant, located within our Winery, serves a menu of modern British cuisine. Head Chef, Chris Bailey and his team will be back, serving two and three-course lunches, Wednesday to Sunday, and tasting-menu experiences every Friday and Saturday evening.

Tasting Room restaurant Sussex
Take a look at our Tasting Room

Sample Menus

Each menu changes depending on the seasonality of produce and availability.

Antipasti Platter
Now closed


If you would rather plan an impromptu visit and enjoy a more substantial bite, drop-by the Flint Barns and enjoy our antipasti plates, available to enjoy al fresco with a bottle of Sussex Sparkling wine on our grassy bank overlooking the vines. No need to pre-book.

Flint Barns Fish and Chips
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Flint Barns Dining Room

This year we’ll be opening the Flint Barns Dining Room for evening meals, Wednesday – Saturday. Expect hearty, comforting and generous dishes in a relaxed setting.

Flint Barns Food
Take a look at our Flint Barns

Sample Menu

Vineyard Tour
Tour & taste

Summer Estate Tours

Join us this summer for a tour of the Estate, where you will see how we turn our grapes into Sussex wines. During this enjoyable tour, you will learn how a typical year of growing vines and wine production progresses. Among the highlights are a visit to our RIBA nominated Winery to learn the process and care involved in making high quality sparkling wines, concluding with a guided tasting of our Sussex wines.

Rathfinny Cellar Door Shop
Open daily

Visit the Cellar Door

Our Cellar Door shop is open everyday, 10am – 5pm so you can shop all of our Sussex wines and spirits. Don’t forget to pick up an Estate map to explore our walking trail. Dogs welcome!

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