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Il Vesuvio

112 Camden Road, Royal Tunbridge Wells TN1 2QX, England
+44 1892 534420
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good16%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
112 Camden Road, Royal Tunbridge Wells TN1 2QX, England
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1 - 10 of 434 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went last night for a family meal while meeting up with family, we have been before lat time we were here and for the second time it was amazing. The food is just delicious, so tasty, 10 of us all loved it. I had food...More

2  Thank SusieBarnstaple
Reviewed 6 June 2017

A lovely place to dine. The owners Maria & Franco make you most welcome - just like close friends. I feel very comfortable eating at II Vesuvio and would say to you all out there " Go and try ". My best advice would be...More

2  Thank NATinTW
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

Good food, great value and fantastic atmosphere - we will definitely be back, we were made to feel so welcome

1  Thank mdumenil
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Family run restaurant, great decor and atmosphere! Very friendly staff. Lovely food, very reasonably priced.. Plenty of choice and delicious food! You must try if you haven't before.. Trust me you will go back.. Never had a bad experience and looking forward to returning for...More

1  Thank beckyt439
Reviewed 22 May 2017

We stayed in Royal Turnbridge Wells on our way back to The Netherlands. We were so fortunate to choose Il Vesuvio for our dinner. It was on a Saturday evening and the restaurant was very busy. Nevertheless we were received very friendly and got the...More

2  Thank Robert G
Reviewed 10 May 2017

I am Italian and I have been there for a dinner. I ordered for strter the parmigiana and it was frozen and microwaved. unbelivable and expensive! Pizzas was poor and not so tasty but honestly much better than the pizzas that you can have in...More

4  Thank Andrea L
Reviewed 10 May 2017

we called into this restaurant without a booking and were warmly welcomed by all staff. the decor is Italian rustic and very pleasant. it was noticeable that some of the customers were in fact Italian which i view as a good sign. and we weren't...More

3  Thank Chris G
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

As soon you get in this place it feels straight away like you're in a restaurant in Italia! The food it's amazing, with the proper ingredients and flavours... The hospitality is of a real Italian family, very friendly and welcoming. As an Italian from south...More

3  Thank Andrea P
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

Our visit was lovely from beginning to end.. nice table by the window. Huge platter for starter with so many different things to pick at - mixed main courses, which we all agreed were delicious. Only 2 of us could manage puds. The service was...More

3  Thank LME1992
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

Quaint family run Italian restaurant. Real homemade food, good atmosphere. We visited on a Sunday night and it was fully booked, we had walked past it on the previous night and it was the same which we took as good sign and were not disappointed....More

2  Thank D J
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Questions & Answers
23 August 2016|
Response from VesuvianRestaurants | Property representative |
Yes the restaurant caters for most requirements, even the most complicated, especially if notified in advance. Most of the recipes are prepared from scratch and the staff is very helpful and will certainly be able to show... More
20 August 2016|
Response from MrsH104 | Reviewed this property |
There's a small pay-and-display car park just 2-3 minutes walk from Il Vesuvio. It's called Stone Street car park, with the entrance on Camden Road.
4 August 2016|
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Response from WestKentPlus | Reviewed this property |
Hi, Having lived in the area of the restaurant after six o clock you can park directly outside or along Camden road as the road is a single yellow line. There is limited parking along Camden Road opposite the Mosque and this... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$39
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 112 Camden Road, Royal Tunbridge Wells TN1 2QX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Royal Tunbridge Wells
  • Phone Number: +44 1892 534420
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