Things to do at Royal Victoria Place

With a great selection of restaurants and a lively food market, Royal Victoria Place the perfect spot to grab a bite to eat. 

Make a day of it


Whether you’re looking for a new summer wardrobe, toys to keep the kids entertained, or accessories to give your garden a summer glow up, you can shop ‘til you drop at Royal Victoria Place. From AccessorizeFenwickLushTrespass and Oliver Bonas to Pandora and French Connection, you’re never far from your favourite stores. Why not make a trip out of it and bring a friend along? They can help you pick the perfect outfits, encourage you to try on new styles.

Rest and Recharge

When it’s time to rest those weary shopping feet and recharge, there are plenty of relaxing places to pick up your favourite coffee or cuppa. Whether you chill out with a cappuccino at M&S Cafe, or just make an espresso pit stop at Caffé Nero, you’ll be raring to hit the next set of stores in no time. 

Gymboree Play & Music

Gymboree Play & Music, the global leader in classes for pre-school children for more than 40 years, is delighted to announce the opening of their newest branch in Royal Victoria Place. The children's play centre offers members a range of classes including music, art, sensory baby play and Play & Learn. Classes are designed by experts in both education and in play and focus on age-appropriate activities to help develop the cognitive, physical and social skills of children as they play.

Child and parent playing at the Gymboree


At PureGym we believe everyone should have the opportunity to enjoy a fit and healthy lifestyle. So we have made it simple, affordable & convenient for everyone to achieve their personal health goals. Whether you're a beginner or a pro, young or old, we're here for everybody.

Central Market

Come and discover an exciting street food and entertainment venue now open here at Royal Victoria Place. Central Market has taken over Ely Court to offer shoppers and locals an exciting dining and live music experience right here in the heart of Tunbridge Wells.

It's the new place to be in Tunbridge Wells and is perfect for lunch or dinner out with family and friends, or just simply to take a break from shopping whilst enjoying some delicious light refreshments.

Central Market at Royal Victoria Place

The Terrace Restaurant at Fenwick

The Terrace Restaurant by Absolute Taste is a walk-in restaurant that serves delicious breakfasts, lunch, afternoon tea and coffees throughout the day, featuring specially sourced local ingredients from the 'Garden of England'. The restaurant features a beautiful outdoor terrace, a stylish bar with a specially selected wine list and display counter filled with our delicious homemade cakes, pastries, cookies and our famous Absolute Taste brownies.

The Terrace Restaurant at Fenwick Royal Victoria Place  

Taste Wells

Taste Wells is an independent, family run cafe and catering business operating since 2004. We pride ourselves on the quality of our food, service and the relationships we have built with our wonderful customers.

Our ethos is customer service, flexibility and value for money so if you enjoy good food, made to your specific requirements come and visit us today.

Food counter at taste wells

See more places to eat on our Eat, Drink & Shop page

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