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The Dark Horse Of Tunbridge Wells! - The Black Horse Pub

We were invited to enjoy a drink or two in here whilst waiting for a table at the excellent Spice... read more

Reviewed 24 July 2017
Royal Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
Proper pub!!!!!

As the title says the black horse is a proper pub! With pool table, dart board and juke box... read more

Reviewed 12 July 2017
Tracey P
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169 Camden Road, Royal Tunbridge Wells TN1 2RF, England
+44 1892 523910
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Reviewed 24 July 2017

We were invited to enjoy a drink or two in here whilst waiting for a table at the excellent Spice restaurant (great suggestion). Clearly a community pub, we were given a warm welcome by the staff and patrons alike; lovely atmosphere, great music on the...More

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Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

As the title says the black horse is a proper pub! With pool table, dart board and juke box.... Plus a beautiful beer garden.... which all of these things are very rare these days! T and natty are very warm, welcoming and friendly and fantastic...More

Thank Tracey P
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Fantastic Bar at the bottom end of Camden Rd, with a great selection of Beers. The couple that run it, are ever so lovely & welcoming. They have regular Karaoke nights, Open Mic nights, Pool & Crib competitions This Pub is a GEM.

Thank cagga1
Reviewed 11 July 2017

A great pub with very friendly staff. Always assured of a warm welcome a well kept beer. Slightly lower prices than other places in the town. Fantastic band nights, local pool or just for a quiet drink. Different customer types so whatever your visit you...More

Thank ChrisR4759
Reviewed 11 July 2017

have been here a few times and the staff are very welcoming along with the other customers who are always willing to chat. there is always friendly chat from bar staff and nothing is too much trouble .I travelled quite a way as I had...More

Thank paulines0801
Reviewed 11 July 2017

The black horse is a pub, it isn't pretending to be anything else. Its great to be able to go into a place and know that you wont have to take out a second mortgage because the owners have decided to turn it into a...More

Thank sarahs782015
Reviewed 11 July 2017

I have been going to The Black Horse for many years now and it is a lovely, friendly local. There is a relaxed and welcoming atmosphere every time I have visited which is perpetuated by the owners and staff. Thoroughly recommended!

Thank Perry W
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Tunbridge wells has a wide range of bars and pubs but the black horse in Camden road as a touch of magic for its customers it is a true traditional pub, hard to find these days ? a wonderful range of beers plus a fantastic...More

Thank magician77
Reviewed 11 July 2017

This is a great Pub, with friendly Staff. There is always a warm welcome, the prices are good and there are regular events. So come and join us!

Thank ItsMe750volts
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Absolutely fantastic, I really wanted to throw my partner a last minute surprise party.. I spoke with both the owners, who went through everything I wanted, from decorations through to catering.. (considering they didn't have much time to plan and prepare).. Absolutely fantastic, they catered...More

Thank tezza1234
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