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Lower Green Road | Rusthall, Royal Tunbridge Wells TN4 8TW, England
01892 520 513
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4:30 pm - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Mon - Thu 4:30 pm - 12:00 am
Tue - Wed 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Fri - Sat 4:00 pm - 1:00 am
Sat 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Lovely old coaching inn

Rumoured to be the oldest pub in Kent with a licence going back to 1415 this one time coaching inn is now a beautiful place to visit for its beamed ceilings, roaring log fire in the winter and its good food. The landlord and lady are both very friendly (so is Charlie the dog!) and have made this... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed November 30, 2012
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Kent
Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2012

Rumoured to be the oldest pub in Kent with a licence going back to 1415 this one time coaching inn is now a beautiful place to visit for its beamed ceilings, roaring log fire in the winter and its good food. The landlord and lady are both very friendly (so is Charlie the dog!) and have made this a pub... More 

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Royal Tunbridge Wells, England, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2012

Wow, what a turnaround this place has had-it certainly is positive over the last year, the new owners are lovely and have definitely made the place much more welcoming and homely in decor. I expect more positive things to come from the red lion and recommend it as a good value for money 'local' pub. If they weren't shepherd neame... More 

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Kent,UK
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26 reviews 26 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2010

The Red Lion has recently had a change of management. So for those locals who have not tried it for a while give it another chance! Word has got around so you may need to book. The menu changes frequently and seasonal and local produce is used.. It provides good value food with a friendly service. The wine selection is... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Lower Green Road | Rusthall, Royal Tunbridge Wells TN4 8TW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Royal Tunbridge Wells
  • Phone Number: 01892 520 513

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: British, Pub
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday
4:30 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday
4:30 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Wednesday
4:30 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Thursday
4:30 pm - 12:00 am
Friday
4:00 pm - 1:00 am
Saturday
4:00 pm - 1:00 am
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?