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The Hopbine

Petteridge Lane, Matfield, Royal Tunbridge Wells TN12 7NE, England
+44 1892 722561
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good25%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (51 reviews)
“hoisin duck” (3 reviews)
“dough balls” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, Pizza, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Petteridge Lane, Matfield, Royal Tunbridge Wells TN12 7NE, England
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Reviewed 6 December 2018 via mobile

Truly a hidden gem. Went here with work colleagues and having never been before was so pleasantly surprised. Well behaved dogs are welcome and so my puppy was allowed and all the staff and customers alike were lovely. Owners were friendly and helpful and food...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank C6495ATjanew
Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

Very friendly local pub with nice feel and good selection of beers . Lovely setting and nice decking. Decking area could do with quick clean and cut back of greenery, but lovely overall

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank ChrisMTunbridgeWells
Reviewed 19 July 2018

This is possibly the best pub in Kent - lived and worked near here in the late 1980's - picture post card with modernity. Called in January 2017 for the mussels which were perfection but had to come back for a pizza July 2018 -...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Doug S
Reviewed 23 May 2018

A wonderful selection of amazing pizzas and some good ales too. A lovely atmosphere of locals and visitors with cheerful bar staff. A must if in the area.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Budgiefred
Reviewed 18 March 2018

Heard about this place and eventually got to visit. Had a pizza cooked in a wood fired oven which was one of the best I have had outside of Italy. Service was very good and all the staff were friendly and helpful. Definitely will go...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank goffredo20
Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

I’ve been twice now as they do fabulous pizzas. Neither time I’ve had a reservation but both times they’ve been busy and accommodated me and my daughter. The pub is small, the staff are lovely and helpful, the service is quick and the food is...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Sally S
Reviewed 25 January 2018

Hadn't been here for a couple of years, we use to go a few times a month until it changed hands. It was good to see that it hadn't changed much and still attracted a good crowd of locals. We both had the beef for...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank Bryn L
Reviewed 11 January 2018

Great pizza! Visited for the first time yesterday and will be going back regularly. To make it even more perfect all I need is a good Chanti with my pizza next time. Well done what a great find!!

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank Gary C
Reviewed 1 January 2018

A quaint traditional country pub that I’m happy to call our local! I can thoroughly recommend the Sunday roasts by James or the pizza - all the food is great. They always have different local beers to try plus a good selection of gins (my...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank 51kateb
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

Got coupons on group on. Parking free just behind pub. Really great 👍 pizzas 🍕 home made and great value. Nice selection of beers. Greatest service and thank you for a very good time. Cheers cliff

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank 340cliffw
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Petteridge Lane, Matfield, Royal Tunbridge Wells TN12 7NE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Royal Tunbridge Wells  >  Matfield
  • Phone Number: +44 1892 722561
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