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PRICE RANGE
£15 - £30
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were meeting friends halfway between where we all lived and randomly booked a table at The Bull for lunch, as we both had dogs so needed somewhere dog friendly. The manager/landlord was very welcoming and there was even a plate of dog biscuits on...the table which the dogs appreciated! As for our food, it was delicious- homemade and tasty and served nice and hot. The soup was tasty, as were the steak and ale pies. Good selection of deserts which went down a treat! The pub is family friendly and has a selection of board games, which you don’t find in many pubs these days. There is a seating area outside for if the weather ever improves! A great find - just wish we lived nearer to The Bull!More

Date of visit: May 2024
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We enjoyed our visit to The Bull last night. Dinner was excellent and the service friendly and efficient throughout the evening. Live music created a lively atmosphere and everyone seemed to be having a good time. I expect we'll be regular patrons.

Date of visit: May 2024
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Reviewed 29 April 2024

We held a wake at The Bull. They were absolutely brilliant and the food was great. The overall experience was outstanding.

Date of visit: April 2024
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Reviewed 29 April 2024 via mobile

New landlady us doing really well with this traditional english pub. New staff… excellent. New chief… really good. New menu very nice with something for everybody. Quiz nights are a hit

Date of visit: April 2024
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Reviewed 21 April 2024

Poped in for Sunday lunch. We were greeted with a lovely warm welcome, friendly warm and relaxed environment. The food was excellent, and very good value for money with generous portions. Under new management and glad to see the Bull open again. Highly recommend.

Date of visit: April 2024
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Reviewed 15 April 2024 via mobile

Friendly, warm and welcoming. We popped in for a light lunch. The food was delicious, the service friendly and efficient. We will definitely return. We recommend this pub.

Date of visit: April 2024
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Reviewed 15 April 2024 via mobile

I came with family for a pub lunch and we thoroughly enjoyed it. The pub has new owners who have only been here a few weeks. There’s plenty of choice on the menu and the platters are fantastic!

Date of visit: April 2024
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Reviewed 21 October 2023

Really nice and friendly pub. Lovely menu food cooked fresh and hot . My friends were raving about their burgers. Good selection of drinks and the manager Nathan was friendly polite and attentive. A very unassuming pub which was a great surprise and we would...definitely go back . They have parking also.More

Date of visit: October 2023
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Reviewed 3 May 2023

Food and service excellent. Easy to park, would definitely recommend. Menu choice was great with a good choice of light and more substantial meals.

Date of visit: May 2023
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Reviewed 23 April 2023

Stopped here after travelling back from a day trip to the coast. Glad we chose here to stop. The lady behind the bar was very friendly and welcoming. They had a nice variety of food on the menu. The food was tasty and a good...price. We would definitely stop here again.More

Date of visit: April 2023
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Reviewed 23 November 2022 via mobile

My husband and I together have 15 years in the hospitality industry and we rarely find a place we can’t fault, that changed this evening when we came to the Bull. The service, the food, the price was impeccable. We live near and will be...returning, shepherd Neame have knocked it out the park with this oneMore

Date of visit: November 2022
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Reviewed 5 November 2022 via mobile

went out for dinner with my new boyfriend and place needs improvement kinder service and overall not very impressed

Date of visit: November 2022
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Reviewed 29 October 2021 via mobile

A traditional pub which was buzzing with local families and friends gathered around large tables. We went for Sunday lunch, lunch was above average price which we don’t mind if the food is well prepared and meat good quality. However, the food was awful. The...meat was tough and leathery and the cauliflower cheese was prepared with processed sandwich cheese slices. For a Shepherd Neame pub here was only one ale available so overall not a memorable experience. Don’t bother.More

Date of visit: October 2021
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Reviewed 22 October 2021

Lovely local pub, the food is lovely and nice place to enjoy a glass of wine. Staff are always friendly.

Date of visit: October 2021
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Reviewed 5 September 2021 via mobile

Excellent Sunday lunch, friendly service. A gem in Tunbridge Wells. Ordered a roast, vegetarian tart and kids burger. Generous portions.

Date of visit: September 2021
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Yes they do have parking at the back of the pub.
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The Bull is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 5
  • Service: 5
  • Value: 4.5
  • Atmosphere: 5