Here’s a selection of some of our favourite places to eat that you might want to try in 2016. These and others will appear in the Jolly Good Grub Guide 2016 published later this month by One Media and available to pick up at local restaurants.
Contemporary, relaxed dining in the heart of Royal Tunbridge Wells. Camden Quarter’s food style is eclectic modern European, with a monthly changing menu and local produce. Try their artisan beer selection and delicious cocktails too.
28 Camden Road Tunbridge Wells TN1 2PT | 01892 544 522 | www.camdenquarter.co.uk
Gravetye has been awarded a Michelin star 22 times over the last 40 years and offers a superb selection of gastronomic delights. From the unhurried classical dining in their atmospheric wood panelled restaurant to leisurely lunches in the garden, no-matter what time of year, you’ll love eating here.
Vowels Lane West Hoathly RH19 4LJ | 01342 810 567 | www.gravetyemanor.co.uk
Head to The Riverside in Lamberhurst for some exceptional fine dining, using locally sourced ingredients. With lamb from Sissinghurst Castle, fish from Hastings and vegetables from farms around Kent, all of this food is fresh, tasty and exquisitely presented.
School Hill Lamberhurst TN3 8DQ | 01892 890 277 | www.theriverside.uk.com
Indulge in some classic French food at Rendezvous. With affordable lunch menus, delicious evening offerings and an extensive wine list, this cosy independent restaurant will capture the heart of any diner who ventures inside.
86 Camden Road Tunbridge Wells | 01892 525 830 | www.rendezvoustw.co.uk
This Indian restaurant boasts a great balance of popular offerings and a notable selection of exclusive preparations for the more seasoned diner. From masalas to madras and everything in between, all of their dishes are skilfully prepared from fresh primary ingredients.
Rings Hill Hildenborough Tonbridge TN11 8LX | 01732 832 944 | www.thecinnamonsquare.com
TUNBRIDGE WELLS HOTEL
The Eating House at the Tunbridge Wells Hotel is a relaxed, informal dining room serving food all day, seven days a week. This restaurant serves everything from English and continental breakfasts, light lunches and afternoon tea to a romantic formal dining experience.
58 The Pantiles Tunbridge Wells | 01892 530 501 | www.thetunbridgewellshotel.com
THE SPA HOTELS CHANDELIER RESTAURANT
Set in the grandeur of the Spa Hotel, the Chandelier restaurant currently holds two rosettes from the AA and specialises in classically based modern British cuisine. Using fresh, local ingredients the menus change frequently offering a fresh approach to fine dining.
Mount Ephraim Tunbridge Wells TN4 8XJ 01892 520 331 | www.spahotel.co.uk