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The Crown

New Park Street | Devizes, Devizes, England
1380 722692
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Ranked #6 of 64 restaurants in Devizes
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $17 - $26
Cuisines: English, Tapas, Pub, Grill
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Good for: Doing business
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Description: Re-furbished November 2013, The Crown is truly the flagship pub of the Wadworth Brewery,specialising in home cooked food with a modern twist. Steaks and ribs from the grill, duck and chicken from the rotisserie, a fabulous range of tapas and sharing boards are served along with the pub classics. A selection of 6 real ales complimented by an extensive wine list, alongside our coffee bar serving Brian Wogan coffees and hot drinks.
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English first
Bath, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

Good choice of food on the menu. The chicken warm salad was good. The liver of the lamb's liver was good, but unfortunately the mash was reconstituted - one asks why! We had one excellent waitress and one who was a little disinterested, it does make a difference.

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CrownDevizes, General Manager at The Crown, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review. We are delighted that you enjoyed your meals, the warm chicken salad is one of our most popular dishes . We don't use any reconstituted ingredients here, the mashed potato is actually cooked and mashed here, fresh every day, I will make sure Chef checks the quality of the potatoes, this time of... More

Bristol, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
33 reviews 33 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014 via mobile

We had lunch at The Crown today on the spur of the moment. Devizes was buzzing due to it being market day and the pub was well patronised. There is no pretension in the menu. It is tasty, well cooked food which is served in generous portions. Everything we had was perfectly cooked. Chips were crisp and golden outside and... More

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CrownDevizes, General Manager at The Crown, responded to this review

Dear Janet, Thank you so much for your wonderful review, I have printed it and displayed it on our staff notice board so that the whole team can share your review. We do hope to see you again......Don't wait for Market Day ! We have a Beer Festival in the car park this weekend...... :) Very best wishes Jim Lynch... More

England
Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

Following reviews on Trip Advisor we took friends for lunch, and all enjoyed our meals immensely. The food was reasonably priced, home cooked, fresh and very tasty (fish pie highly recommended). Portions were a good size and the vegetables were cooked just right. Good selection of beers. Service was friendly and the member of staff we asked about the history... More

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CrownDevizes, General Manager at The Crown, responded to this review

Dear Doreen, Thank you for your review, I have passed on your comments about the great fish pie to Jamie our Head Chef...... He makes it fresh everyday - and that really does make a difference. We have a special salad and Pimms offer at the moment - if you can be tempted we'd love to welcome you and your... More

Burnham, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

Having visited Devizes on a few occasions recently, it is true to say that I have been somewhat underwhelmed by the quality of the eating establishments on offer, most of which have been very average. However the recently refurbished Crown stands apart from the rest, and we enjoyed a good meal in comfortable surroundings at a realistic price. We were... More

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CrownDevizes, General Manager at The Crown, responded to this review

Dear Mike, Thank you for your review, we are so pleased you like the new look Crown following it's refurbishment and that you enjoyed dinner with us, we are just about to up date our menu and hope to welcome you again in the near future. Many thanks again for taking the time to review us! Best wishes, Jim Lynch... More

Wiltshire
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

We went to The Crown for Sunday dinner a couple of weeks ago. The food was excellent and the customer service was good. Would highly recommend. Massive yorkshire puddings and perfect roast potatoes (with top ups as required).

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CrownDevizes, General Manager at The Crown, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, I have passed on your great review to the kitchen team, they work so hard to make Sunday Lunch special, so pleased you enjoyed it. We have just extended our menu to add some classic dishes....just in case you should ever fancy a different Sunday lunch! Best wishes, Jim Lynch Manager More

Devizes, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Lovely food, a great variety to choose from and the service was great! There were 14 of us and we all loved our meals!

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CrownDevizes, General Manager at The Crown, responded to this review

Dear Stevie, Thank you for your kind words, so pleased you and your guests enjoyed their meals, we hope to see you all again very soon! Kindest regards, Jim Lynch Manager More

Contributor
14 reviews 14 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

The food here is wonderful , well presented and very tasty as well as being good value for money the staff are friendly and service was quick . The atmostphere inside is cozy and welcoming. Fantastic place

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CrownDevizes, Manager at The Crown, responded to this review

Dear Naomi, Thank you for your kind words, I have passed them on to the team! We look forward to seeing you again very soon, Best wishes, Jim Lynch Manager More

Devizes, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014

I have just been in the crown mid week for a what I would call a 1st class meal with friends. The pub has just undergone a major refit and looks very much the part. The menu has a large and varied choice catering for most tastes. I had the batterd fish and my friiend had the duck salad which... More

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CrownDevizes, Manager at The Crown, responded to this review

Dear Terry, Thank you for your fantastic review, we hope to see you again soon - tell your friend that the rotisserie also does fabulous chicken too! I have passed on your comments to Holly- you are quite right she is a great member of staff! Thank you again, Jim Lynch Manager More

Devizes, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

This pub is run by jim lynch who is the manager it is run from wadworths the brewery very famous for wadworths beer and there houses who deliver the beer to there pubs in and around Devizes it has just been re designed to me a first class restaurant and pub food is lush staff are fantastic very friendly relaxing

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CrownDevizes, Manager at The Crown, responded to this review

Dear Dawn, Thank you for taking the time to say such nice things about The Crown, the refurbishment has really made a difference hasn't it? We hope to see you again very soon, Best wishes, Jim Lynch Manager More

Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2014

I moved to Devizes 2months ago and love to eat out,I've been here twice in March and both times service and food were very good even whilst on the second occasion there was a large function of some description Will return again

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CrownDevizes, Manager at The Crown, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and very pleased you enjoyed your meal with us, we hope you will become a regular now you live in Devizes, we have some fantastic specials on, so do look in again when you are next passing. Look forward to welcoming you again very soon, Kindest regards, Jim Lynch Manager More

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