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Elephants Head

££ - £££, British,
Furnace Lane | Hook Green, Lamberhurst, Royal Tunbridge Wells TN3 8LJ, England
+44 1892 739525
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Overview
  • Excellent42%
  • Very good31%
  • Average11%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“fish cakes” (5 reviews)
“ham” (4 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 22:00 Hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Furnace Lane | Hook Green, Lamberhurst, Royal Tunbridge Wells TN3 8LJ, England
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1 - 10 of 261 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped for a meal early evening, beer was really nice, food below average, noise in the bar terrible, not surprised there were very few people! Staff could really of asked the loud group of bar drinkers to tone it down a little, shame to take...More

1  Thank dasycneme
Reviewed 6 June 2018

We ate here again recently following of venue number management changes. The food at lunch time was very good, typical pub fare prepared well and served with a smile. The pub features a range of Harvey's real ale plus the standard range of lagers. Plenty...More

Thank Andrew H
Reviewed 6 June 2018

We have eaten here many times before but were apprehensive as we knew there was a new Chef, we need not have worried as the meal was very good and the portions ample, we will eat here again very soon. Thankyou for your patience with...More

Thank darylcritchley
Reviewed 29 May 2018

This is a lovely old fashioned pub that has resisted the current trend for modernisation, so lots of dark oak wood tables & chairs and cosy nooks and crannies. Lets hope it stays that way. There is extensive seating both to the front and back...More

Thank Sue O
Reviewed 29 May 2018 via mobile

Just had a couple of drinks and a portion of RUSTIC CHIPS which we ordered at the bar so can't comment on service Sat outside under the mouldy umbrella next to a lovely bush of weeds ! The chips arrived in a very small dish...More

1  Thank Tracey P
Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

We popped in for a pub lunch bank holiday monday. What a waste of time. The chicken Caesar salad was revolting. A miniscule amount of what I assumed was lettuce swimming in a white sauce, topped with dry tasteless chicken pieces and huge greasy lumps...More

1  Thank Kirsty C
Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

Such poor service. We arrived and were told to Go and sit outside and someone would be out to take our food and drink order. After waiting 20 mins I went back into the pub as we didn't have all day to sit around waiting...More

2  Thank stevo1983666
Reviewed 8 May 2018 via mobile

A wonderful old English pub in a great location. Everyone enjoyed their food, and the service was excellent, especially as we were a group of twelve. The beer was particularly good too.

1  Thank Holzfeller007
Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

Having driven past this pub on many occasions we decided to book a table for Sunday lunch. We found the food and the service excellent. The staff were very friendly and efficient with very prompt service. We will definitely go back again.

1  Thank Polly74
Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

Lovely pub nestled in Kent countryside. Food was excellent and service great as well. Although atmosphere was fine for us for a Friday night for other people it may have not been what they were looking for but I would highly recommend it

1  Thank jaynebttf
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$7 - US$20
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, View, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:00
Monday
12:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Furnace Lane | Hook Green, Lamberhurst, Royal Tunbridge Wells TN3 8LJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Royal Tunbridge Wells  >  Lamberhurst
  • Phone Number: +44 1892 739525
  • E-mail
Description
The Elephants Head is a traditional 15th Century English Public House. Serving traditional English pub food and quality Harvey's ales from 12pm Wednesday - Sunday. Both dog & child friendly, the Elephant has a large garden in the warmer months with stunning view & a gorgeous inglenook fireplace for the winter.
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