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The Halfway House

Horsmonden Road, Brenchley, Royal Tunbridge Wells TN12 7AX, England
+44 1892 722526
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good34%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Horsmonden Road, Brenchley, Royal Tunbridge Wells TN12 7AX, England
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Reviewed yesterday

Always a great choice of ales in barrell and lively festival weekends. Not eaten here yet, but good reports

Thank HullMick_13
Reviewed 1 week ago

Super country pub with excellent food. My only quibble was, it was our first visit, and the person that took us to our table did not tell us that we had to order at the bar ( not very convenient ) or that the menu...More

Thank Dinkidorous
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We do try other places, but always end up coming back here. Good food, at good prices, and an excellent beer selection: At least seven or eight ales from local brewery's. There are two gardens, for when the climate allows: The lower one has a...More

Thank DSofEastSussex
Reviewed 12 September 2018

We came here a couple of weeks ago for a Saturday afternoon lunch for my fathers birthday with our older teenage daughters and parents. I haven't been here since i was a child (Very sad as we live in a near by village) and came...More

Thank MrskeelyC
Reviewed 28 August 2018

The Halfway House is tucked into a hollow on the road between Brenchley and Horsmonden. It is full of character and has won many awards from CAMRA. If the weather is nice there are two large outside areas; one with a play area for the...More

Thank John M
Reviewed 28 August 2018

We went today for their real ale beer festival. A smashing pub and a well organised event. Despite the extra work of the event they were still able to serve a full menu with efficiency, courtesy and a smile. The fish and chips were ten...More

Thank Elaine D
Reviewed 20 August 2018

First rate service. An extensive menu at reasonable prices. A very quirky building which seems to be very popular. The food is exceptional and some excellent beers. We will definitely be visiting again.

1  Thank oldboater2015
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

Just like pubs used to be, this place is a firm favourite and always has an incredible extensive range of real ales upwards of 8 to 12 at any one time I would guess, food is also excellent and it's a crying shame that were...More

Thank Noshfordosh
Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

We have not eaten at the Halfway for a few months, steaks were excellent, fish cooked to perfection, service with the usual smiles. Glad we booked an early slot because they were very, very busy.

Thank Janice B
Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

Lovely pub with extensive, top quality, menu and range of real ales and ciders. My lunchtime visit ‘hit the spot’! A fine pint of cider and a great cheese ploughman’s - real cheese and real breads! What’s not to like about this ‘hidden gem’ of...More

Thank OnAir809790
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Response from SevenoaksSinjun | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I would recommend that you do book for lunch.
Alex M
22 January 2016|
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Response from misles | Reviewed this property |
hi i think they can if you book it in advance many thanks mike
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Horsmonden Road, Brenchley, Royal Tunbridge Wells TN12 7AX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Royal Tunbridge Wells  >  Brenchley
  • Phone Number: +44 1892 722526
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