The Royal Oak Hotel

Rye Road, Hawkhurst, Cranbrook TN18 4EP

Tel: 01580 755782

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Our extensive menu is served throughout all areas of the bar and restaurant and offers traditional English dishes with a mix of international cuisine allowing you to enjoy tastes from all over the world. We serve food from 8am every morning from breakfasts through to brunch, lunch, tea and dinner. A selection of freshly prepared sandwiches, tea and cakes are available throughout the day. We also serve traditional afternoon tea Monday to Saturday 3pm – 5.30pm.

A Sunday wouldn’t be a Sunday without a good old traditional roast, so we make sure that Sunday’ss are one of the best days of the week with a choice of 4 fresh roasts – the best roast dinner in the area!

We are extremely proud of the quality of our food and use the best, fresh, seasonal and locally sourced produce wherever possible.

We change our menu on a regular basis. Please click on the link below to see our current seasonal menu.


We have an excellent choice of wines available by the glass and bottle, together with quality cask ales for you to savour. We take great pride in in the consistent quality of our draught beers and cask ales and we endeavour to serve you with a perfect pint every time.

From draught and bottled lagers and beers, imaginative cocktails, thirst quenching spirits and mixers to soft drinks, teas and speciality coffees… we have something to suit all tastes.

The Royal Oak Hotel really is the ideal place in which to unwind with your favourite tipple surrounded by great company and excellent hosts.

We’re open: Monday to Thursday 8am – 11pm, Friday and Saturday 8am – 12midnight, Sunday 8am – 10pm
Food served: Breakfast: 8am – 11am daily Lunch: 12noon – 3pm
Dinner: Monday to Thursday 6pm – 9pm, Friday and Saturday 6pm – 9.30pm