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The Mount Edgcumbe

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The Common, Royal Tunbridge Wells TN4 8BX, England
+44 1892 618854
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Sun 12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Mon - Wed 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thu - Sat 11:00 am - 11:30 pm
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53 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

What a find...thanks to Tripadvisor! We were staying in a hotel in Tunbridge and wanted a nice place to go for an evening meal.Only a few mins walk away from the hotel hidden away on the common.What a quirky place.Lovely garden so would like to return in the daytime too.Loved the inside , the decor, furniture and cosy sofas in... More 

Thank Gaynor E
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Good food and friendly staff. Has a dog friendly section and does nut roast on Sundays. Haven't had a bad trip yet!

Thank Heather t
Kent, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

A bit hard to park but once inside the food is very good had the roast beef not bad at all would go back

Thank Socmock
Pevensey, United Kingdom
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137 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Went for Sunday Lunch last week. The staff are really nice & friendly, food was good, only had a roast but it was cooked very well. Really chilled out cool place, check out the cosy little den bit that is built into the rock, beautiful. 9/10

Thank PoorLittleGarf
Bristol, United Kingdom
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174 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I do like it here nestled on the common and as always have a room to ourselves so we can chat! Been a year since I was here and the food was even tastier. I had the homemade burger and it was very delicious. The pudding was divine - salted caramel with chocolate truffle. It was light, delicious and I... More 

Thank suenovell
Petersfield, United Kingdom
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410 reviews
178 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 194 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nothing special but OK pub grub, fine for a quick work lunch with a colleague. Caesar salad dressing was rather too tart for my palate. Squid salad found favour with my colleague. No Michelin stars but OK -£30.15 with soft drinks and coffee.

Thank Sm0ky
London, United Kingdom
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43 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Located on the Common in Tunbridge Wells the Mount Edgcumbe is a Georgian hotel, bar and restaurant When I received an out of the blue telephone call from an old contact on Thursday he wanted to meet up and talk about some work he might have for me, and some writing he wanted me to do for his website. He... More 

Thank EJWritesReviews
Hastings, England, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a meal there and the standard was pretty average. Nice outside space. Great cave bar. Good for a drink take you dog or kids or with work colleagues. Sunday lunch maybe.

Thank Kim D
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12 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Came here for dinner last minute with my husband and had a wonderful meal with lovely service from start to finish. Ordered haddock stater which was large enough for a main!! Then had the sea food selection platter for main that came with squid, whitebait, salmon and olives etc. Couldn't eat it all but was all yum!! Staff were really... More 

Thank bexxebhurst
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3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2016 via mobile

We visited the restaurant on a beautiful Monday night. The garden of The Mount Edgcumbe is really nice so we thought we would take advantage of the rare UK sun. They was a wait to order but we were happy to enjoy the sun and place our order a bit later. We shared a couple of starters between the 4... More 

Thank Posypostle
TheMountEdgcumbe, Manager at The Mount Edgcumbe, responded to this review

Dear Posypostle, Thank you for reviewing us on TripAdvisor. We are glad to hear that you enjoy our garden but it is concerning to hear that you will not return. Thank you for being understanding about the wait for food, on a hot day we can become immensely busy, of course we do our best to ensure that our customers... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$8 - $27
British, Gluten Free Options, Bar, European
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Private Dining, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special occasions, Local cuisine, Large groups, Romantic, Bar scene, Business meetings, Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:30 pm
11:00 am - 11:30 pm
11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Common, Royal Tunbridge Wells TN4 8BX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Royal Tunbridge Wells
  • Phone Number: +44 1892 618854

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?