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“Great coffee”
Review of The Black Dog

The Black Dog
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: Cafe, Australian
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Restaurant details
Good for: Kids, Families with children
Dining options: Lunch, Breakfast, Brunch, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wine and Beer
Royal Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
“Great coffee”
Reviewed February 25, 2013

This place has a lovely relaxed atmospher, excellent coffee and a great selection of cakes (including gluten free) if you don't want a proper meal.

Visited October 2012
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Kent
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38 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
“Best coffee in town”
Reviewed February 11, 2013 via mobile

We've been to pretty much all the coffee shops in Tunbridge Wells and the black dog has by far the best coffee. Food and service is also really good and prices reasonable. What is also really nice is the fact that its independent!

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Royal Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
“Just an average cafe”
Reviewed January 4, 2013

I have no idea why this place is ranked so highly in Tunbridge Wells. There must be a dozen other little cafes in town which are just like this one. It is fine for a coffee and slice of cake, but really nothing exceptional.

  • Visited August 2012
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London, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
“Great little place”
Reviewed December 10, 2012

My wife and I just love this place for a Saturday lunchtime snack or meal. The coffee is great and the food is always tasty and fresh. Well worth a visit.

  • Visited December 2012
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117 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
“Best coffee I've ever had”
Reviewed December 4, 2012 via mobile

My wife and I are regulars at The Black Dog, the coffee is quite simply the best. Unfortunately when I buy a coffee I'm always tempted by one of their home made cakes. I recommend the Brownies. The menu for breakfast and lunch is varied with a good selection on the specials board. My only complaint is its ever growing popularity which makes it harder each time we go to get a seat. Clearly lots of people agree with me that this is a great place with friendly staff and a lovely atmosphere.

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