Welcome to The Hand & Sceptre in Tunbridge Wells

The Hand & Sceptre is a premium pub, bar, and restaurant with its very own courtyard, centrally located in the heart of the picturesque town of Southborough.

The perfect destination for a casual lunch or a delicious, celebratory three-course meal, you really will find everything you need at The Hand & Sceptre in Tunbridge Wells.

With its stylish yet comfortable interiors, sophisticated bar area, and spacious dining setting, from the moment you step into this premium pub, bar, and restaurant you will be able to relax, unwind, mingle, and dine in the optimum style and comfort.

A great place to dine al fresco on a sunny day, pop in to The Hand and Sceptre to escape reality and enjoy a refreshing drink and bite to eat in the sunshine!

Our special festive menus are here for you to feast your eyes on and book your Christmas celebration today. Whether you would like to join us for Christmas Day, Boxing Day or for the perfect New Year’s celebration, The Hand & Sceptre has everything you need for the festive season.

An outstanding pub in Southborough

And, if you’re travelling to the area for a special occasion, event or on business, why not stay the night with us. We have 14 en-suite bedrooms available on site that have been decorated to the highest possible standard. Choosing to stay with us really is the perfect way to round off an evening of dining or to kick off a weekend of fun!

Serving up a delicious range of starters, light bites, mains, sharing platters, and desserts, including plenty of pub food classics that always hit the spot, all of the menus at The Hand & Sceptre have been expertly developed to accommodate all tastes and appetites.

If you have any questions about our offers, or menus, please do not hesitate to get in touch! We’d love to hear from you.

Opening Hours

  • Monday Closed
  • Tuesday Closed
  • Wednesday Closed
  • Thursday Closed
  • Friday Closed
  • Saturday Closed
  • Sunday Closed


Call The Hand & Sceptre on 01892 529292


The Hand & Sceptre, 21 London Road, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, TN4 0RJ

In some places, we've temporarily reduced our opening hours, and some of the hours shown may not be accurate. Please call us before you visit if you need more information, or head to our The Hand & Sceptre Facebook page.