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Brown Trout Inn

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Lamberhurst Down | Lamberhurst, Lamberhurst, Royal Tunbridge Wells TN3 8HA, England
+44 1892 890755
12:00 - 23:00
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Frant, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited the brown trout with my daughter and her friend today and we had the most amazing carvery. Meat was juicy, potatoes crispy and three carverys and three drinks £30. A must visit for sunday lunch

Thank countryoakbarns
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After visiting Scotnet Castle looking for somewhere for lunch and just found a gem.We had lemon sole with all the extras beautifully presented and the best bit it was only £10.25 the dearest meal on the menu.The staff really added to the day taking care of everything and we would like ro thank once again for their attention. Grace and... More 

Thank Mr Raife S
Kent, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Thank you to everyone for a fantastic night. Celebrating my special birthday with my family. I had a private seating area, amazing food, service and lots of lovely vodka ! Thank you to Tony and the team for making it so so special

Thank LadySam2017
London, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fine for a passing drink and to sit out on the front lawn. However, we had been recommended to eat here, and when we went inside the place smelt like a farmyard. NOT what you want when looking for dinner!!!

Thank nosrekcids
Kent, England
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58 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went for lunch and I have to say we were not disappointed.This is a really great place(traditional country pub) to come to if you like good traditional pub fare well done. The food was excellent,the portions were substantial and the the prices reasonable. Also the beer was well kept and the service friendly. I have no hesitation in recommending... More 

Thank bazfromkent
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The pub seems nice for a drink but definitely not to eat there. Lowe level food and staff not professional.

2 Thank Brown R
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28 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 April 2017

The staff seem friendly, the building is nice and there's an outdoor area, though this is right next to a road. We'd go back if we were meeting friends for a drink, but wouldn't eat there again. The portions were huge and it wasn't inedible, but I'd liken it to what I'd expect from a run down park cafe. The... More 

Thank PrincessPenelopeAFK
Rochester, United Kingdom
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243 reviews
128 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 April 2017

We had lunch here recently, very nice food, the portion sizes are huge. The place has a nice atmosphere and good service. Only complaint from my fiancé was that the BBQ ribs should be advertised as 'ribs with BBQ sauce' instead as they weren't actually barbecued. The desserts are also nice, we recommend the chocolate pudding.

Thank Celtic Q
Royal Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 April 2017

returned to the brown trout after a gap of about 2 year. was pleasantlt surprised by the welcome and the food was excellent. will definately be going back in the future.

Thank Adam H
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 11 April 2017

We arrived just in time for lunch here. It was great and the staff were efficient and friendly. We then had a good walk in the grounds of Scotney Castle which is very close. It was a wonderful Spring treat and we will definitely return. We heard that the Senior's lunches are very good.

Thank Staplehurstsusiemac

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$26
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lamberhurst Down | Lamberhurst, Lamberhurst, Royal Tunbridge Wells TN3 8HA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Royal Tunbridge Wells  >  Lamberhurst
  • Phone Number: +44 1892 890755

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?