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Abergavenny Arms, Tunbridge Wells

Frant Road
Postal town: Tunbridge Wells
Phone: 01892750233
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Steve C left this review about The Abergavenny Arms

I popped into the Abergavenny Arms/Abergavenny Arms Hotel/Abergavenny Arms at Frant (depending on which sign outside is read) early on Friday afternoon. I was surprised how quiet it was with only four other customers as the George Inn on the high street was bursting at the seams. The mains start at £10 and go up into the £20s so maybe the local crowd prefer the cheaper option for lunch. Being so quiet I had no problem finding a space in the large car park at the side of the pub and after a short walk up some steps I was in. To the right there is a seating area that is really at the front of the pub, but due to being on the busy A267 the bar is at the rear where there is also a dining area. There is also outside seating area that is deceptively large as it wraps around the pub. The seats at the front afford some nice views over the Sussex hills, but unfortunately the traffic on the A267 is only feet away.
The bar is stocked with standard draught products and the two hand pumps were drawing Harvey’s Best and Young’s Ordinary. I didn’t spot any TVs, but there was some low background music playing that detracted from the deadly silence.

I have driven past this pub every weekday since September and this was my first visit, unfortunately it was probably my last as I prefer a proper pub where drinkers go.

On 7th January 2012 - rating: 6
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Map location corrected by Steve C
Frant, 1.64 miles, 31 min walk (show)
Tunbridge Wells, 2.51 miles, 48 min walk (show)
Wadhurst, 2.95 miles, 57 min walk (show)
Latest updates View all updates for Abergavenny Arms, Frant
7th Jan 2012, 22:24
Review submitted by Steve C
6th Jan 2012, 20:46
Pub map correction submitted by Steve C approved

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  • Car Park : Yes last updated 07 January 2012 by Moby Duck
  • Hot Food : Yes last updated 29 July 2013 by Dave McNally
  • Real Ale : Yes last updated 07 January 2012 by Moby Duck
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