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The Black Dog

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20 Camden Road, Royal Tunbridge Wells TN1 2PT, England
+44 1892 549543
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08:00 - 16:00
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Sun 10:00 - 15:00
Mon - Fri 08:00 - 16:00
Sat 08:00 - 17:00
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London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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.

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Thank brownlington
Louisville, Kentucky
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70 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

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.

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Thank 9690304
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 25 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..

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Thank Marilyn M
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13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 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.

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Thank andy w
Royal Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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.

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Thank jb22a
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28 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 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. Had a couple of coffees and couple of different breakfasts including the scrambled eggs with... More 

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Thank Dan & Sarah K
Greater London, United Kingdom
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83 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
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 order and the coffee was delicious. I had an Americano with hot soya milk and... More 

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Thank mckenzie16
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
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 :)

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Thank Bets y
Tunbridge Wells, England, United Kingdom
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47 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
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 with feta. My god that is so good, I could have eaten twice! The coffee... More 

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Thank Linda M
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 532 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

A very tasty healthy fresh breakfast, chose a potato & mushroom hash with half an avocado on top - so so tasty 👍🏻 coffee is good, atmosphere is calm. Nice cakes available, service is very pleasant.. I'll be a regular here!

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Thank Bonny R

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Cafe, Australian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
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
Sunday
10:00 - 15:00
Monday
08:00 - 16:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 16:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 16:00
Thursday
08:00 - 16:00
Friday
08:00 - 16:00
Saturday
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?