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The Lemon Tree Restaurant

29-33 High Street, Tenterden TN30 6BJ, England
+44 1580 763381
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Overview
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good25%
  • Average12%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible5%
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“lunch” (121 reviews)
“scones” (31 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
29-33 High Street, Tenterden TN30 6BJ, England
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1 - 10 of 525 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

A lovely lunch with friends today with the food and service as reliable as ever. There was a slight problem with wasps but this was swiftly dealt with.good quality food and a good price

Thank Headcorn33
Nick A, Owner at The Lemon Tree Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Many thanks for the great review, I'm delighted you enjoyed it and keep coming back. Best wishes Nick

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Popped in here for a quick lunch with my partner. Looked very welcoming from the outside with Tudor decor. Greeted straightaway from a very cheerful member of staff. Food was extremely reasonably priced and good size portion. I had the Kentish Ploughmans and it was...More

Thank Lorna M
Nick A, Owner at The Lemon Tree Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Many thanks for the great review. I'm delighted you enjoyed it and look forward to welcoming you back with your family. Best wishes Nick

Reviewed 1 week ago

Beeing a great fan of Full English breakfast the expierence in The Lemon Tree was outstanding. The sausages are the best I ever had. I was told that the butcher around the corner delivers them. I went immediately and bought a dozen. The sausages are...More

Thank michaelbluemel
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a lovely restaurant, The staff are friendly and helpful and the food is good. I went with my baby granddaughter and her mum, and we enjoyed our time there. My only criticism is that, in such very hot and humid weather, surely a...More

Thank Violet T
Nick A, Owner at The Lemon Tree Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Many thanks for the great review and I'm glad you enjoyed it. We have looked at fans but in this old building electric sockets are few and far between and as soon as we start having cables training over the carpet even more of our...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We asked if they took dogs and they said no. Which was ok. But then we asked for a cream tea to take away. The man said there is our take away menu. It wasn't on there so we asked if they could do us...More

Thank katie h
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went in today twice service by Steve and Mandy was excellent. Always pleasant and even when busy have a smile and very helpful. First visit was for lunch table all ready for us. Even when we are running late they don't hurry or make you...More

Thank pigletdiane
Reviewed 3 July 2018

We were camping nearby and decided to come into Tenkterden for breakfast. I am so glad we the breakfast was superb as was the service

Thank Scrumpy7255
Nick A, Owner at The Lemon Tree Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 11 July 2018

Many thanks for the great review, I'm delighted you enjoyed it and hope you come back next time you're in the area Best wishes Nick

Reviewed 20 June 2018

So pleased we found this lovely old-world tea room for a light lunch. The service was excellent from start to finish with very friendly and efficient staff. Everyone in our group enjoyed their food and it was all beautifully presented. The hot chocolate was good...More

Thank Chocaholic52
Nick A, Owner at The Lemon Tree Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 22 June 2018

Thank you so much for such a lovely review, I'm delighted you enjoyed it and look forward to welcoming you back soon. Best wishes Nick

Reviewed 19 June 2018

this afternoon we took some people out for some lunch. Was a really good lunch. There was no problems. Best place to eat in tenterden.Thankyou.

Thank tiffany s
Nick A, Owner at The Lemon Tree Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2018

Many thanks for the great review, I'm delighted you like coming here and hope you'll be back soon. Best wishes Nick

Reviewed 18 June 2018

We visit this restaurant whenever we are in the area. The food is always excellent, the staff are a credit to the restuarant and the Banofee pie is to die for.. the meals are always well presented and they are good value for money...

Thank crpat53
Nick A, Owner at The Lemon Tree Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 19 June 2018

Many thanks for the great review, delighted you enjoyed it once again, especially the Banoffee Pie!! Best wishes Nick

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J C
27 February 2017|
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Response from Nick A | Property representative |
I'm sorry the open sign was not turned over and I'll put the opening times on our new website. Just so you know for the future, we open at 9am every day except Sundays which is 10am. Sorry about Cafe Rouge
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Linda W
29 March 2015|
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Response from Nick A | Property representative |
Hi, We open at 10am on Sundays, 9am the rest of the week Hope it's not too late for you
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$6 - US$15
Meals
Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Monday
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thursday
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 29-33 High Street, Tenterden TN30 6BJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Tenterden
  • Phone Number: +44 1580 763381
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Description
14th Century heavily timbered wealden hall house restaurant in the centre on Tenterden offering great British food. Open for breakfast, morning coffee, lunch and afternoon teas. All home-made dishes, desserts and cakes, freindly efficient staff.
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