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The Mark Cross Inn

££ - £££, British,
Mark Cross TN6 3NP, England
+44 1892 852423
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Overview
  • Excellent38%
  • Very good30%
  • Average15%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“mixed roast” (8 reviews)
“fish and chips” (19 reviews)
“lamb” (13 reviews)
Open Now
All hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Mark Cross TN6 3NP, England
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1 - 10 of 417 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Some friends invited us for dinner here. Its a large spacious pub and they were happy for us to bring our two dogs if we sat at a table in the bar. There were a couple of different menus as it was Halloween and they...More

Thank Pipsmum999
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were three for lunch yesterday, a Monday, and the Inn was very quiet. It was a cold day and we were happy to have a table near to the fire. Since our visit just over a year ago, part of the Inn had been...More

1  Thank Paul189852
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First trip since the renovation work and we werent disappointed. Lovely food especially the ceviche. Staff were excellent and it is worth a trip just for the views from the patio.

1  Thank RTWSTEW R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I wrote a 5 star review about the meal I had here, after it reopened. I really enjoyed the fish and chips so much that 3 weeks later, I really wanted that meal again. Unfortunately it was not to be, 3 weeks later presentation, and...More

2  Thank TheGlee's
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went for Sunday lunch. Food was lovely as always and the service from the staff was also very good. Only difficulty was the seating for our 6 month old. There are no highchairs only booster seats. She fitted in the booster seat and could sit...More

1  Thank Kat R
TheMarkCross, Manager at The Mark Cross Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear Kat R, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. I'm really glad to hear you enjoyed your Sunday roast dinners and that the staff looked after you well. Thank you also for your feedback on seating for your 6 month...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Wanted to try a different eatery and it was ok. Not somewhere we will make a point of returning to but if we happened to be passing we would call in. Decor is a bit boring and hard surfaces make it a bit noisy. The...More

1  Thank Sue B
TheMarkCross, Manager at The Mark Cross Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear sueB Thank you for leaving us your thoughts. I am sorry to hear that you found your visit to us only average, as we certainly strive for much more than that. We are newly refurbished and very proud of the new decor we have...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Reopens well we thought a nice Sunday roast. Firstly it was around 1.30pm and very busy. But this is like sitting in a school canteen it is so noisy it is awful. No one asked us how our food was.... my Yorkshire was so dry...More

3  Thank cbeebob
TheMarkCross, Manager at The Mark Cross Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear "CBeeBop" Thank you for taking the time to leave us your feedback. Sunday is indeed a very busy day for us and we would be worried if we weren't busy at 1.30pm on a Sunday. I'm sorry that it was too noisy for you....More

Reviewed 29 September 2017

We visited the Restaurant to celebrate a reunion. We have been before, but not since the fire and subsequent repairs. It was very busy for a Thursday night, so the atmosphere was really good. The food on the other hand was a bit hit and...More

1  Thank 761samb2015
TheMarkCross, Manager at The Mark Cross Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear "761samb2015" Thank you for taking the time to leave us your feedback. I'm sorry to hear that you weren't "wow"ed by the food as it is certainly our intention that all our guests leave feeling satisfied that they have had a fantastic dining experience....More

Reviewed 28 September 2017

We have been to The Mark Cross Inn a few times but this was our first after the recent re-opening after a fire. The place seems better, more staff and more space. We had a warm welcome and were served cheerfully and without a wait,...More

1  Thank sagatourist
TheMarkCross, Manager at The Mark Cross Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear "sagatourist", Thank you for taking the time to leave us your feedback. I'm really glad to hear you got a warm welcome and were looked after really well by our staff, and that you enjoyed a delicious meal. We look forward to your next...More

Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

First impressions of the place are very good. It looks very clean and inviting and the staff greeted us on arrival. Three of us stopped in for lunch as we had been here before (last summer I think) for a Sunday lunch and it was...More

Thank Steve295
TheMarkCross, Manager at The Mark Cross Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 27 September 2017

Dear "steve295" Thank you for taking the time to leave us your feedback. I'm glad that you got a warm welcome and that you enjoyed the majority of your meals. I'm surprised to hear your comments on the Yorkshire pudding wrap as they have gone...More

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Rachel D
5 September 2017|
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Response from TheMarkCross | Property representative |
Hi Rachel. Our Christmas menus should be available in the restaurant and on our website within the next few days, but if you have any questions in the meantime please give us a call on 01892 852423. Thank you.
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Tom L
20 April 2016|
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Response from Jack_me_lad | Reviewed this property |
Like the other answers, we were patrons at the venue. As suggested try contacting them. Hope they can assist you.
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jayess34
7 November 2015|
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Response from TheMarkCross | Property representative |
Hi the average price for a Sunday lunch is £12.95. Sunday's are always a busy day and so I would recommend booking a table in advance.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$13 - US$26
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Business meetings, View, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 23:00
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 00:00
Saturday
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mark Cross TN6 3NP, England
  • Public Transportation: Tunbridge wells train station is 10 minutes away.
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Mark Cross
  • Phone Number: +44 1892 852423
  • E-mail
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