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The Crown Hotel

All Saints Place | Red Lion Square, Stamford PE9 2AG, England
01780 763136
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Ranked #55 of 93 restaurants in Stamford
Price range: $21 - $31
Cuisines: British
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Good for: Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: This 3 AA Rosette boutique hotel, run by a brother and sister team in Stamford, is the perfect setting for grand romantic gestures and luxe mini-breaks. Set in All Saints Place in the town's historic centre, The Crown Hotel boasts a superb restaurant divided into two separate dining areas plus a lounge, all eclectically decorated with an assortment of plush gunmetal grey carpets, kooky wallpaper, oak floorboards, crackling open fires and lilac-hued lighting. Head Chef Dan Kerringham has created a seasonal modern British menu and star dishes at The Crown Hotel include the Lincoln Red Pie made with beef braised in red wine with mushrooms; the roasted Gressingham duck with blackberry sauce; and the treacle tart with vanilla ice cream.
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English first
Stamford, United Kingdom
18 reviews 18 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

We had a Sunday lunch in the garden recently. The Crown enjoys a great location in Stamford and that's about the main plus. Drinks are very pricey and there are some odd service trends too; we asked for sauces like horse radish, mustard and ketchup to go with our meals but rather than leaving these with us at the table... More

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Stamford, United Kingdom
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

Good menu selection, difficult to choose there are so many nice things. The atmosphere is calm and friendly, the staff very helpful. Prices probably a bit on the high side, but worth it if you want to give granny a treat!

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Stafford, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
31 reviews 31 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

Nice choice. Served well. Might be a bit pricey . I'm a fish eating veggie and was happy. Setting was nice

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Coalville, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

Having met up with friends in the Crown for drinks. We proceeded to order drinks at the bar. Half way through our order the bartender was asked to change the TV channel outside. Upon which he disappeared leaving us standing there like lemons! After he returns we then get the wrong wine we ordered... Not a good start. We find... More

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Preston, United Kingdom
16 reviews 16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

Nice room no. 7. little noise from bar under window, but it is a bar! friendly staff, car park in middle of town is a bonus.

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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

We met members of our family for an evening meal. Place was relaxed with just the right level of good attentive service. Very good menu selection available - just go their website and download the menu for ideas in advance. I settled for their beef and ale pie for mains and was impressed. Nice selection of cheeses available for dessert... More

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Chelmsford, United Kingdom
12 reviews 12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

We popped into The Crown on BH Sunday. We sat in the bar, a different selection of furniture gave it a relaxed feel. The bar staff were very slow, they offered to send a waiter to take our food order but he didn't appear. Our food order was eventually taken back at the bar but then a waiter did come... More

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Boston, United Kingdom
14 reviews 14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

We called into the Crown on a very wet cold Bank Holiday lunch time, it was lovely, warm and welcoming. The staff were busy getting ready for lunch service but still had time to speak to us and make us feel welcome. The food was very good, my husband had a very succulent gammon steak and I had their famous... More

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Peterborough, United Kingdom
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

A group of 8 of us went for a sunny bank holiday afternoon in a beer garden. We chose The Crown. Never again. The service was an absolute joke, but this is hardy surprising given that the average age of the staff appeared to be 18. And the lack of choice of wines was blamed on the bank holiday being... More

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London, United Kingdom
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014 via mobile

I would just like to say I have never even visited The Crown but each time I have called to make an enquiry the service has been extremely rude! The person I have spoken to has always sounded very preoccupied and busy and unfriendly. Based on this alone I can safely say this is a place I will not be... More

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