We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

The Vine Inn

Certificate of Excellence
€€ - €€€
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
76 High Street, Tenterden TN30 6AU, England
+44 1580 762718
11:00 - 23:59
Open now
See all hours
Sun - Thu 11:00 - 23:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:59
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

257 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Showing 253: English reviews
Hastings, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went to the Vine Inn, Tenterden 2 days running. The first visit was lovely. Delicious chicken and ham pie and fish and chips, friendly staff who were very helpful. The bar was clean, modern and there was a pleasant atmosphere in the pub. The next day was disappointing. We went late afternnoon so it wasn't busy. My husband had the... More 

Thank viv n
Tenterden, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
35 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The atmosphere is fine in the Vine if you get the right table. We went on Saturday and got a table which was off the main run, so was good. The menu offers a good selection and although there was a bit of a wait (due to it being so busy), the food when it arrived was worth waiting for.... More 

Thank Karen C
Westgate-on-Sea, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
73 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We've stopped here several times for a lunchtime snack and a bottle of wine and like the ambiance as it is more like a wine bar than a pub. Food is quite interesting and the sandwiches are not limited to your normal cheese&onion or ham&pickle. Wine is reasonably priced and you can normally find a quiet corner with soft seats... More 

Thank Anne-Marie S
Kent, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
216 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2017

Together with a couple of friends, my husband and I had a lunch here. The menu choice is extensive and the food is freshly cooked. It is a busy place so obviously with freshly cooked food and large numbers, it takes a little while for service, however the staff are efficient, polite and friendly. Definitely recommend to locals and visitors.

Thank Lesley P
Level Contributor
46 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

Visited recently for a meal. Table booked for 7, didn't eat til gone 8! Food was great just a shame it took so long.

Thank Ladykel2004
whitstable, united kingdom
Level Contributor
29 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 January 2017

The Vine Inn, nice building, lovely seating in various nooks and crannies. The young staff were pleasant and helpful. The menu was varied, and good value. We both enjoyed what we had, everything was well cooked and presented and nothing was left. The pub did fill up very quickly, a good sign. I did experience that peculiar phenomenon, that is... More 

Thank rgk69
Manila, Philippines
Level Contributor
84 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 January 2017

Went there with my partner and his friends for lunch, had fish chips..loved it..it was a massive portion for my size!

Thank beautyandbeyond
London, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
34 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 January 2017

I havent visited this pub for a few years and was so pleased when i went there just before Christmas. excellent food fab service and reasonable prices.

Thank roy s
Folkestone, England, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
23 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2017

decided to lunch (tuesday 10th) with my wife here at the vine as i just love tiger prawns "can't get enough of them." when they came to the table served on a nice slate i was pretty disappointed as they were just tiny king prawns no bigger than a fifty pence piece - misleading to say the least - tiger... More 

Thank Dean B
Huddersfield, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2017

This is the second time we have visited The Vine. Last time we didn't eat, this time we did! Really nice, honest, decent pub food. Served in a nice, quirky environment by lovely staff. Recommended.

Thank fannymag

Been to The Vine Inn? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$6 - US$19
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Cheap Eats, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:59
11:00 - 23:59
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 76 High Street, Tenterden TN30 6AU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Tenterden
  • Phone Number: +44 1580 762718

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of The Vine Inn and other visitors
2 questions
Ask a question
London, England, United Kingdom
over a year ago

See all questions (2)

Questions? Get answers from The Vine Inn staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?