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The Black Horse

€€ - €€€, Seafood, British
12 High Street, Pembury, Royal Tunbridge Wells TN2 4NY, England
+44 1892 822141
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Overview
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pudding” (26 reviews)
“seafood” (14 reviews)
“mussels” (7 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, Seafood, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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Service
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LOCATION
12 High Street, Pembury, Royal Tunbridge Wells TN2 4NY, England
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1 - 10 of 257 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Visited The Black Horse Pembury today for a belated Valentine's diner. The coquilles st jacques with creamy cheese sauce were tasty. So were the spicy chips and the Captain Nemo with steak and giant king prawn my partner ordered. Staff was friendly and helpful. The...More

Thank Annik P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

£35 for a large prawn which was like rubber with a steak that I’m guessing was cooked in a water bath.... Only reason I didn’t complain was I got what was advertised just none of the associated taste! Shocking.

1  Thank Andy B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Seriously good roast meats, as much as you want, loads of proper vegetables and the trimmings. This is the best type of Sunday lunch and as is close to home cooked that you’re going to get. Not only that if you can’t manage one of...More

Thank Lynne J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we went to the much vaunted Seafood Extravaganza at this gastro pub last night in a a group of three and were impressed with the starter of Thai spiced seafood soup followed by a cold buffet with loads of crab, salmon oysters and lobster as...More

Thank Richard V
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

First visit, lovely food in a real pub. We both had the sausage egg and chips which is exactly the sort of food you should find in a traditional pub (there is also a good selection of ‘international food’ available). Value for money was excellent...More

Thank David S
Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

The wife and l ate here on the 13/1 and it was lovely, the serve was great lovely and polite and the spaces between each course was just right, the staff there are all nice and friendly, will be eating there again and very good...More

Thank Alex W
Reviewed 2 January 2018

We visited the restaurant on the 28th, after seeing family at the hospital close by. We could not have got a friendlier welcome for the Ladies there. I presume family run pub. They were accommodating , food was outstanding. My Husband had the steak which...More

Thank ceinwen63
Reviewed 25 December 2017 via mobile

Just had the Christmas Dinner,absolutely delicious,the courses were so full of flavour,especially the mushroom soup with chestnut crunch topping,the roast/carvery was delicious to.

Thank 1970child
Reviewed 19 December 2017 via mobile

Had lunch with friend. Only had mussels but wow what flavour and great mussels. Every inch full of diners but still delivered quality on time.

Thank Laurence F
Reviewed 21 November 2017

Have visited this place several times - carvery is very good, meals from the a la carte menu are generally good though I was a bit embarassed recently when I recommended the shepherd's pie to a guest from abroad. I had it too and it...More

1  Thank tutters119
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Yokester1
29 April 2017|
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Response from MrsT_TW | Reviewed this property |
The new A21 dual carriageway is due to open in a couple of days time so the road works will be finished, should be about 5 minutes drive from the Odeon cinema now.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Kids, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:30
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12 High Street, Pembury, Royal Tunbridge Wells TN2 4NY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Royal Tunbridge Wells  >  Pembury
  • Phone Number: +44 1892 822141
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