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The Old Vine

€€ - €€€, British,
Cousley Wood Road, Wadhurst TN5 6ER, England
+44 1892 782271
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“calves liver” (3 reviews)
“fries” (3 reviews)
“sunday roast” (8 reviews)
Open Now
18:00 - 21:00All hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Cousley Wood Road, Wadhurst TN5 6ER, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Just visited the old vine for the first time after a day at bewl water ,the Sunday roast was very good😀👌in fact all the food we had was lovely, the pub is fron the Tudor age and has a lovley feel. We will definitely be...More

1  Thank Brett196684
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a lovely pub built early 1500s and set in the pretty Conservation Area hamlet of Cousley Wood. We particularly enjoy the roaring fires and generous portions of Sunday roasts after an autumnal walk down to scenic Bewl Water. I'm writing a review as...More

1  Thank petergC7716KK
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a very pleasant, leisurely lunch here with friends. Menu selections were good, portions were excellent, preparation & presentation were also excellent. Very quiet, cozy setting with friendly and helpful service. Maybe a bit pricey for pub food, but considering the quality and atmosphere... maybe...More

1  Thank Schrodinger Cat
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Bar staff and owner were all friendly, and the food - a chicken, ham and leek pie for me, hake for my wife - was very tasty.

1  Thank Roger H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Always a warm welcome at the Old Vine; great country location, inviting surroundings and delicious food. Recently spent a glorious summer evening outside, listening to live jazz with many others, soaking up the atmosphere and enjoying the barbecue.

1  Thank SeerBright
Reviewed 11 September 2017

I came here for the first time a couple of Fridays ago, then re booked for Friday just gone. We were a party of 2 couples and a dog. The atmosphere is brilliant, a proper village pub, lovely friendly local people. The bar is always...More

2  Thank 12countrylife12
Reviewed 10 September 2017

Such a warm welcome on a rainy Sunday, smiley and helpful staff. The lamb was lovely and the veg was cooked perfectly, I'll be back.

1  Thank ngla191019
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

Booked a table for two, it took 1 hour and 20 minutes for the mains to arrive and the two dishes arrived 5 minutes apart. My rump steak was luke warm 1st and last time we'll eat here

Thank PeterandSusan100
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

I have to say although heaving the entertainment was dreadful and the BBQ expensive 6.50 for a pulled pork bap and 3.50 extra for a side of salad. Still cant believe I left the Vineyard to come here, the vineyard had an all in BBQ...More

2  Thank James B
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

What a shame that this beautiful pub couldn't accommodate us for lunch, they were fully booked. We only wanted sandwiches and several tables looked free but we couldn't be helped for our half hour drink and sandwich. We had travelled two hours. X looked lovely...More

Thank charlotteo735
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Questions & Answers
jan s
21 August 2016|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from SaraTN5 | Property representative |
Hi, Yes we do..From the main menu there are around 7 choices ! Chargrilled Minute Steak - Skinny Fries - Salad Home Cooked Honey Roast Ham - 2 Free range Eggs - H/cut Chips - Salad Chicken, Ham & leek Pie - Mash / Veg... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
12:00 - 14:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cousley Wood Road, Wadhurst TN5 6ER, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Wadhurst
  • Phone Number: +44 1892 782271
Great little country pub near Bewl Water / Tunbridge Wells, Wadhurst
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