The Hand & Sceptre

(18 anmeldelser)
21 London Road, Tunbridge Wells, South East England, TN4 0QB
Britisk

Bedste tilbud

Sundays: The Great British Roast from £13.95 per person

What better way to enjoy a Sunday than in a cosy country pub with a great selection of British roasts starting from £13.95 – served all day and evening on Sundays using the freshest seasonal ingredients.

Gennemsnit

Hovedret: 12 £
Total regning (mad): 28 £

Åbningstider

Monday & Sunday: 10:00 - 22:00
Tuesday to Thursday: 10:00 - 23:00
Friday: 10:00 - 00:00
Saturday: 11:00 - 23:00.

Beskrivelse

Within the scenic parish of Southborough, The Hand & Sceptre is a refurbished gastro pub serving modern British cuisine with Mediterranean influences. The restaurant comprises rustic décor and the cosy bar area offers a fine selection of wines and snacks.

With chefs given the opportunity to train at cookery schools in Spain and Italy, the menu at The Hand & Sceptre restaurant features modern signature recipes made using the finest seasonal ingredients. As well as creative daily-changing specials, favourites include Mediterranean mezze, seared chicken breast with sweet potato rosti & buttered British beans, and spit-roasted chicken with lemon & garlic confit. A kids’ menu and Sunday roasts also feature, and desserts include rich vanilla and chocolate gelato with home-baked cookies.

The result of a treasured partnership with Rothschild wine merchants, the cellar showcases many fine wines, while token real ales and premium spirits are found at The Hand & Sceptre bar. Nostalgic British nibbles and eclectic sharing platters bursting with international flavours offer more laidback dining.

The Hand & Sceptre in Tunbridge Wells is a 4-minute drive from High Brooms Station.

Gæsteanmeldelser af The Hand & Sceptre
4,2
(baseret på 18 anmeldelser)

89%
af gæster anbefaler denne restaurant

  • Mad
  • Drikkevarer
  • Stemning
  • Service
  • Værdi for pengene
  • Beliggenhed

Anbefalet for

  • udendørsområde (2)
  • morgenmad (2)
  • forretningsmøde (4)
  • barnevennlig (2)
  • middag (10)
  • frokost (13)
  • privathed (2)
  • romantik (2)
  • trendy atmosfære (6)
  • værdi for pengene (4)
  • udsigt (1)
  • Af Simon B fra Blackheath
    12. januar 2020

    What to say! We made our reservation easily (for 2.15pm on a Sunday) and turned up on time to find the restaurant 1/3rd full...that itself looked ominous as most good pubs are busy on a Sunday lunchtime. What then followed was disappointing to say the least. First it took 20 minutes to get the drinks after ordering, but only after we'd asked where they were. In fact I had to show one of the waitresses on her Ipad that they had Aspalls cider on tap when she thought they only had bottles of Old Mount! We placed our orders for food to then be told there wasn't enough lamb. The food that came out was okay; 5 out of 10 but nothing more. For dessert they'd run out of chocolate brownies and then when it came to coffees we ordered two filter coffees from the menu, only to be told 5 minutes later than they didn't serve them so we had white americanos instead!. To add insult to injury they then charged for the filter coffee on the bill that was incorrect anyway and had to be sent back. So all in all not a good visit. The place looks like it needs a good spring clean too and the waiting staff some training and development. There were too many of them who didn't know the basics and there was also a distinct lack of management. We won't be back.

  • Af Jill F fra Uckfield
    14. november 2019

    Excellent meal. Recommend gammon steak and lobster/crab cakes..

  • Af Alan B fra Tunbridge Wells
    15. oktober 2019

    We enjoyed our lunch and the service was very good

  • Af Paul W fra Herne Bay
    18. august 2019

    Great location and atmosphere, excellent service and the food was delicious.

  • Af Paul W fra Herne Bay
    14. april 2019

    This was our 3rd Visit for Sunday Lunch, the service was friendly, the roast beef was really tender and tasty, average size portions, cauliflower cheese was lovely this time, previously it was undercooked and not cheesy at all, would definitely return again, lovely atmosphere.

  • Af Paul W fra Herne Bay
    20. januar 2019

    Booked online with Bookatable, easy process and confirmed swiftly. On arrival we mistakenly waited at the check in counter, not realising at the time the venue was a hotel also! We were directed to the dining area where we were seated quickly by courteous friendly staff. Both ordered the beef Sunday roast which was lovely and good portion size accompanied by cauliflower cheese ordered as a side order. Sticky toffee pudding and bourbon ice cream was sublime my friend ordered creme brûlée which was equally tasty. We decided to have coffee near the fire as we found the seating area around the bar relatively colder than the dining area. A most agreeable location to meet a good friend for a catch up over a tasty Sunday lunch.

  • Af Gill S fra Crowborough
    6. april 2017

    Great evening - helpful staff and lovely food. Met friends and not rushed - there for 3 hours!

  • Af Hannah C fra Shorne
    26. marts 2017

    Was lovely meal. Difficult to get hold of staff as so busy! But not bad service.

  • Af Gill S fra Royal Tunbridge Wells
    8. december 2016

    I use the restaurant frequently to meet friends. The staff are always exceptionally polite friendly and professional. The menu caters for all tastes, changes with the seasons and the food is consistently well cooked and presented.

  • Af Kerie L fra Kent
    9. oktober 2016

    Nice decor , music and good service !

Restaurant Location Map
The Hand & Sceptre
21 London Road, Tunbridge Wells, South East England, TN4 0QB

Nuværende tilbud

  • Sundays: The Great British Roast from £13.95 per person
  • Festive Menu Three Courses from £27.95 per person
  • Boxing Day 3 courses for £33.95
  • Christmas Day 4 courses for £85.95

Lignende restauranter

  1. The Spa Hotel

    The Spa Hotel

    Britisk
    (65 anmeldelser)
    3.7km
    The Spa Hotel
  2. The Fairmile at Willicombe Park Tunbridge Wells
    3.7km
    The Fairmile at Willicombe Park Tunbridge Wells
  3. Zizzi - Tunbridge Wells

    Zizzi - Tunbridge Wells

    Italiensk
    (26 anmeldelser)
    4.1km
    Zizzi - Tunbridge Wells
  4. Prezzo - Tunbridge Wells

    Prezzo - Tunbridge Wells

    Italiensk
    (197 anmeldelser)
    3.4km
    Prezzo - Tunbridge Wells
  5. Wheatsheaf at Bough Beech

    Wheatsheaf at Bough Beech

    Britisk
    (29 anmeldelser)
    11.5km
    Wheatsheaf at Bough Beech