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The Chequers Inn

The Broadway, Lamberhurst, Royal Tunbridge Wells TN3 8DB, England
+44 1892 890260
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good32%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“fish pie” (2 reviews)
“roast dinner” (2 reviews)
“salad” (4 reviews)
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British, Bar, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
The Broadway, Lamberhurst, Royal Tunbridge Wells TN3 8DB, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I cannot recommend this place enough. Authentic, home cooked Italian food. If I were you I'd get in there quickly before it becomes so popular you won't be able to. Lovely, friendly staff. Fabulous Italian deli. Fresh ingriendients, cooked to order. Perfect, I can't fault...More

Thank sarahs782015
Reviewed 5 days ago

It was slightly quirky as there were no menus, the serving staff just told us what was available. There were about 3 or 4 choices for starters and 4 choices for mains, that's it. We went for a antipasti sharing platter to start - great....More

Thank Jenkins0n
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went out of our way to visit for lunch to find a note on door saying closed until 6pm such a shame, but found somewhere else to eat locally and was not disappointed.

Thank Jane G
Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

Lovely little pub lovely food atmosphere can’t fault it 😄 Easy access free WiFi always a plus when u having working lunches

Thank trafox
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

Nice old pub with character, but a bit short of stock and drink options. While the pub had charm it was tired, quiet and a bit short of atmosphere. Had baguettes and chips for lunch which were cooked fresh and tasted good.

Thank Greg M
Reviewed 26 September 2017

If you are hungry, the Chequers is definitely the pub to eat in. It was a chilly Autumn evening when we visited and to walk in and have a roaring open fire was very welcome. food is served in the bar or dining room, a...More

Thank Karen L
Reviewed 25 August 2017

Lovely pub, with friendly staff and massive portions. We made the mistake of ordering a starter and main, my whitebait starter could have fed 3 people easily and my main lasagne the same. Tasty and reasonably priced food. The garden and seating areas alongside the...More

Thank melbaLondon
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

Very friendly staff. Great food and lovely old pub. Had salmon salad which was a great portion and very tasty. My husband had the beef roast...very good. Friendly locals and beautiful village.

Thank Sally B
Reviewed 20 August 2017

We booked Chequers on Easter Sunday for a big family lunch the day after my wedding. There was 18 of us and we'd had trouble finding somewhere that would take a booking for that many on Easter Sunday, but the Chequers said yes straight away....More

Thank Sarah J
Reviewed 9 August 2017

This was our first visit and it won't be our last. The service was excellent and the food plentiful and very tasty. My wife enjoyed the ham & Egg with chips and I had Fish Pie, not Gourmet food but very tasty and wonderful value...More

Thank Rod H
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3 December 2016|
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Response from June B | Reviewed this property |
I have seen dogs there usually they sit under their owners table.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$24
Breakfast, Lunch, Drinks, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:30 AM - 11:00 PM
7:30 AM - 11:00 PM
7:30 AM - 11:00 PM
7:30 AM - 11:00 PM
7:30 AM - 11:00 PM
7:30 AM - 11:00 PM
7:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Broadway, Lamberhurst, Royal Tunbridge Wells TN3 8DB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Royal Tunbridge Wells  >  Lamberhurst
  • Phone Number: +44 1892 890260
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The Chequers Inn is a 14th century inn with bed and breakfast facilities situated beside the the river Teise in the charming village of Lamberhurst in the heart of Kent. It has a delightful tearooms within also serving breakfasts and a selection of cakes and cream teas. It serves a full lunch and dinner menu with a wide variety of English dishes. It also has a full bar with a fine selection of local ales.
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