Dennise Robinson
Dennise Robinson - Author of Tunbridge Wells Life.

Restaurants And Places To Eat In Tunbridge Wells

Restaurants And Places To Eat In Tunbridge Wells

Tunbridge Wells Eating Out On A Budget

Tunbridge Wells is the place to be in the morning, with our enthusiastic breakfast scene bringing together a mixture of cafes and establishments offering menus where you can stuff your face.  Breakfast consists of ‘continental’ (which in Tunbridge Wells means eating brioche or pain au chocolate) and English breakfasts, as well as breakfast burritos for those who want something a bit different. If you’re up late into the night then we’ve got you covered with 24-hour restaurants if you’re living it up on a Friday night, then no matter how late it gets there will be somewhere open for you to eat and drink, our pubs and bars all welcome the early hours flocks.

I used to think there was only one way of eating out, Tunbridge Wells Life ( You chose your venue, looked at the menu and ordered food that either came with a lot of dressing or sautéed in butter. But, oh how wrong I was, enjoying a night off cooking in Tunbridge Wells is not just for the wealthy. Today’s post will provide you with some of my tasty best budget eating places in the area so you can book your table without having to rob the bank.

You’ll see there are many reasons why Tunbridge Wells has won the acclaim it has including cheap eats. Tunbridge Wells is that perfect place to go when you want to eat out on a budget. If you take the time to look around, you’ll realise that Tunbridge Wells offers something for everyone. My recent culinary trail through the town revealed that Tunbridge Wells can boast of top eateries offering fine-dining experiences, as well as those great local cafes and restaurants serving up something tasty.

Tunbridge Wells has been named as one of the most deprived areas with an average salary of around £11,500. I know what you are thinking – nowhere is cheap to eat out in Tunbridge Wells. But thankfully there are a few gems that won’t break the bank. If you’re on a tight budget but want to enjoy a top notch restaurant, then look no further than Tunbridge Wells. You can eat out without breaking the bank due to our incredible variety of affordable restaurants.

High Quality, Authentic Food

I love the English breakfast, but I admit that it is not healthy! It makes for a great start to your day though if you’re planning on heading out and exploring. You can always find a Café or restaurant whilst you’re out and you can mix things up by going for something more traditional such as fish and chips or ordering some soft scrambled eggs. If youre looking for a place to eat in the Docklands area then this is definitely somewhere you should visit.

Its one of those places that is very popular with both tourists and regular Londoners. If youve read my channel then youll know how much Im a fan of breakfast so this was perfect for me. The best bit about this experience is that as the days go by, youll forget that youre on holiday and start to think about the food back home. Pretty soon, you might find yourself waiting at your local cafs hoping theyve got something decent on so you can feel part of the community again.

Food can be a central point of discussion and one that is really important in creating an atmosphere for your trip. The food in England is the same as it is back home, but might have a unique twist on just about everything thanks to the local ingredients commonly used. Most British Breakfast are the same, but the quality can differ. So your best bet is to check TA for comments about the Breakfast/Brunch joint you are thinking about going to.

Forget the pub grub. The English breakfast is a fine choice for food, it's got a great cost vs quality ratio. There are a lot of restaurants across the borough of Tunbridge Wells. With over 250 places to eat and amazing chefs that are passionate about their cooking, you often can’t go wrong with whatever you choose. Here are just some of the places to eat across the area. Thai restaurant open 1. 30pm 11pm kitchen closes at 10.

Whats For Afters?

Ice cream parlours are a novel import from the United States of America. Going out for dessert might not be so common in the United Kingdom but delectable dessert shops are popping up all over the place to satiate our sweet tooth. These shops are becoming more and more popular as time goes on. They sell sweet breads, donuts, cakes, tarts, cupcakes and an assortment of other desserts. The dessert shops that have opened up in the last decade are very different to the ice cream parlours that opened up in the late 20th century.

In America, ice cream is considered a part of the meal. In the United Kingdom it has long been considered a treat and eaten most often after a meal as dessert. However, thanks to the Chocolate company Walls (a confectionery brand owned by Mars),  dessert parlours are a growing trend within the country with their first store opening on London's busy Oxford Street on July 19th 2012. As more and more ice cream shops open in the United Kingdom so does the interest in them.

Whether it be for a fun family event or to just show your friends how “down with the kids” you are, visiting an ice cream parlour is a good time. However, as more are opening the options can sometimes become unmanageable. When you think of the UK, do you immediately think of Eton mess and Cornettos? I certainly do. And with so many ice cream parlours popping up in the United Kingdom (UK), it is starting to become normal to want to have this as an after dinner treat.

Ice cream parlours are a unique dining experience. It might be the most fun place to go in this country. The dessert shop, better known as an ice-cream parlour, is a place where people go to order desserts. Ice cream parlours are a novel import from the United States of America. Going out for dessert might not be so common in the United Kingdom but delectable dessert shops are popping up. 30pm. Take-away and collection is still available.

Sample The Local Tunbridge Wells Produce

The town of Tunbridge Wells has been supplying Brits with some of the tastiest bits of food this country has to offer since Roman times! But that’s not why everyone loves it. With heaps of culture, beautiful gardens and more places to eat than you can shake a stick at, the Garden of England is perfect for foodies whether you’re after rustic pub grub or Michelin-quality fresh produce… and plenty in between. After last week’s suggestions, if you have enjoyed your stay in Tunbridge Wells and would like to sample some local produce (including organic products) such as an award-winning hand-made goat’s cheese, a selection of excellent home-made jams and a full range of Beer & Cider now is the time to start.

You will discover over 25 shops and The Market on town centre streets with much more choice. The Garden of England is a good place to find fine food, not least in the Royal Town of the county town, Tunbridge Wells. In Tunbridge Wells you can sample a full variety of local produce. Some more unusual delicacies include truffles from West Peckham, and Pecorino cheese from Goudhurst. The town is also home to many cafes that serve pastries, cakes and other confectionery delights.

Tunbridge Wells is at the heart of the 'Garden of England'a region well known for its principal produce including apples, pear and kiwi fruit. The area is also known for its roses and orchids, both loved by the Queen Mother when she lived in Royal Tunbridge Wells. There are plenty of places to sample and buy fresh local produce. The Garden of England, hardly surprisingly, is a fertile land for growing fruit and vegetables.

Further Recommendations

A great place to eat is a small, family run business. Usually, the food is better because they are passionate about what they do and the ingredients are of a high quality. It’s been my experience that serving smaller portions for great money can be much more tasty than the fatty burger diet being served at chain restaurants like McDonald’s. The below restaurants stand out in my mind as great places for food, ambiance and service.

I recently moved and was forced to eat out for the first time in a long time. I tried a restaurant close by me that was highly rated, but honestly, it wasn’t all that great. I also spent a lot of money with no real positive return. I decided to venture further away and found an amazing little hole-in-the wall cafe. People look for the best places to eat, and read rankings by writers who are experts about food.

To be honest, I am not one of those writers. In fact, if you find yourself in my hometown of Rehoboth Beach, Delaware, I might steer your attention to Cope's Beef & Ale or the mid-century modern cafe My Dog Spot. Foodies all over the world know that you can find the best meals in the most unlikely places. But a lot of visitors to Missoula choose to eat in predictable places. These same people spend time, effort and money on travel to find thrilling adventures but spend little time eating out in their own back yard.

Food is a big passion for my wife and I — and this was the biggest factor in deciding where to live. We use Yelp to help us find new restaurants and, across many categories of food, have become fairly adept at sussing out the best places. So we thought we'd lend our expertise to our fellow Chowhounds. My favorite restaurant is Niu Japanese Bistro and Sushi in Seattle. I've been there about two dozen times and I can't recall ever having a bad experience.

The Royal Oak Hotel

The Royal Oak Hotel is a traditional English Pub situated on the corner of Chatsworth Road and Duke’s Road. The pub is owned by the celebrated food writer James Martin. The Royal Oak serves lunchtime meals from Monday to Friday and Sunday lunch, as well as a la carte evening dishes from Monday to Saturday. The Royal Oak Hotel in Brailes, Warwickshire offers English food with a Vegetarian option for every course. Parking facilities are available and the venue is child friendly.

What can I say about The Royal Oak. Lots of things. Mainly that it is a great pub serving top quality meals at affordable prices cooked fresh to order. Royal Oak is an exquisitely styled pub right in the centre of the village, received early 2013 a major revamp. The Royal Oak is a popular village centre pub/restaurant serving English food with vegetarian options. The Royal Oak is a true English village pub serving an excellent menu.