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The Black Dog

) #31 of 205 Restaurants in Royal Tunbridge Wells €€ - €€€ Cafe, , Gluten Free Options
20 Camden Road, Royal Tunbridge Wells TN1 2PT, England
+44 1892 549543
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Cafe, Australian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
20 Camden Road, Royal Tunbridge Wells TN1 2PT, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I came here on a recommendation and was not disappointed. The coffee was my favourite in this town so far and the staff are really friendly. I was impressed that all their take away coffee cups and completely biodegradable. They put a lot of thought...More

Thank Simon F
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

Nice range of menu options. Had eggs royal on sourdough. This was very nice. Coffee was beautiful but very strong. Great atmosphere. Would go again.

Thank brownlington
Reviewed 21 April 2017

just had coffee (delicious), small pistachio cake (could have been better), and a brownie (tasted like a brownie!). Friendly service. Would defny recommend for a good coffee.

Thank 9,690,304
Reviewed 24 March 2017

Great coffee and lovely scrambled eggs with smoked salmon. I ate there with all three grandchildren, son and daughter in law and they coped with us all not arriving together. Loved the food and the ambience Thankyou..

Thank Marilyn M
Reviewed 23 March 2017

Coffee is fantastic. Had many breakfasts and quite a few lunches. Always good, my only comment is the service can be a bit slow at times but if you are there with no time pressure then no problem.

Thank andy w
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

We are visiting the Black Dog very frequently. Why? It's all you could ever want from a local cafe!!! Amazing coffee, relaxed atmosphere, simple ingredients used to create amazing dishes and friendly staff . Great place for just a coffee, breakfast or brunch.

Thank jb22a
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

Came here for breakfast/brunch one Saturday morning after seeing reviews here as was (uncommonly) in the area. Great atmosphere inside and was packed which is always a good sign. Had to wait a few minutes for a table which was fine, staff were very friendly....More

Thank Dan & Sarah K
Reviewed 4 March 2017

Visited the black dog for a morning coffee after having passed by it several times and it always looking very warm and inviting; always bustling with people. No wonder it is so popular; the service was great; the staff were accommodating to my fussy coffee...More

Thank mckenzie16
Reviewed 2 March 2017

Literally the best scrambled eggs on toast I've had out. Buttery, soft, fluff - you name it. Thank you guys at The Black Dog! Awesome :)

Thank Bets y
Reviewed 17 February 2017

We popped in a while a go now whilst out shopping. What a great 'pop in' it was too, we were not hungry at first but we were when we smelt the deliciousness inside. We had a breakfast stack - bacon, avocado, roasted tomato,baby spinach...More

Thank Linda M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Takeout, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 Camden Road, Royal Tunbridge Wells TN1 2PT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Royal Tunbridge Wells
  • Phone Number: +44 1892 549543
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