Inside an historic listed building dating from 1762, Bistro du Vin at Hotel du Vin Tunbridge Wells is an essential destination for elegant French bistro dining. Offering tranquil al fresco and private options, the hotel also has its own vineyard.
The Bistro du Vin at Hotel du Vin Tunbridge Wells menu celebrates elegant French bistro-style dining, using fresh, premium, locally sourced ingredients. Delicate starters such as tiger prawns in garlic and pastis butter give way to bold mains, which include a hearty classic cassoulet with white beans and confit duck, sole meuniere or a baked aubergine and halloumi parmigiana. A hearty grill selection and range of superb desserts also feature.
The Bistro du Vin at Hotel du Vin Tunbridge Wells wine list is a highlight, featuring a huge variety of carefully selected bottles. Dark leather chairs and stained-wood tables sit alongside the colourful, bustling bar area, ensuring an elegant yet informal ambience.
Close to local theatres and museums, Bistro du Vin at Hotel du Vin Tunbridge Wells is just 8 minutes’ walk from Tunbridge Wells Rail Station.
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24 January 2020
Excellent food with great service.
18 December 2019
Good staff and service
12 November 2019
Very nice hotel restaurant looked after extremely well excellent food
26 October 2019
Had dinner at hotel du vin in tunbridge wells on Saturday early evening with a table booked for 6.30pm We decided to have their fixed price menu for 2 courses at £18.95 including a glass of wine each. The meal came and went. It was totally uninspiring for a hotel of this standard. The main course was pulled lamb, with a small piece of mashed potato and a bit of boiled spinach! The bill arrived. We were charged £19.95 each and 2 glasses of wine , which should have even included, for £5.95 each. I didn't query the bill at the time as the restaurant was busy. When I got home I emailed the restaurant to say that we had been overcharged. I am still waiting for a reply
16 August 2019
Excellent service Fixed price meal good value
7 July 2019
I took my granddaughter to the Hotel du Vin for Sunday lunch on 07/07/2019. I was very disappointed. Soup merely so-so. Roast potatoes were hardly browned let alone crispy. Yorkshire puddings were overcooked and just like leather - not eaten! The pastry of the Tarte au citron was very thick and not properly cooked and it therefor had a soggy and claggy bottom. The bill was £75.20, including 2 drinks. Totally unacceptable for an establishment with a reputable reputation.
9 December 2018
Sunday lunch superb
23 November 2018
Staff should have checked we were on the set menu rather than having to tell them. Bit chilly as our table was in direct line to the main door constantly opening. Service good. Food excellent.
2 February 2018
Great venue to spend my 60th birthday lunch with my wife, we both enjoyed the excellent service, choices of menu and high standard of food. "Well Dine"
22 September 2017
Very pleasant Birthday lunch with Mum! Good food great service. Nice ambience!