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The Crown Hotel Restaurant

Crown Road, Sturminster Newton DT10 1LN, England
01258 820224
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- Aug 21, 2014
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English first
Dorset, United Kingdom
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014 NEW

every weds evening this pub has a round the world eating experience...My partner and I went there on the evening of weds 20th august. The food was very good and piping hot and the young male staff on that night were very polite and courteous. We would recommend a trip along to this pub on weds evenings. Apparently the menu... More

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England
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19 reviews 19 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

We wanted somewhere nice to go for a Sunday roast with our visiting son and opted for The Crown, as we'd been hearing good things about the pub's food. Luckily we'd booked a table, as it seemed busy there. We weren't disappointed, especially with the slow roasted beef, which was flavoursome and very tender. We like our vegetables too and... More

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Somerset
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

An unexpected Friday business lunch opportunity led to a recommendation to this pub which I pass every day and have never been in. Lovely atmosphere inside - no distracting muzak!. Sitting space in the old pub (of "Tess of the Duberville's" fame) and also in a very sympathetically done extension. Prompt and friendly service and a large menu of standard... More

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London, England, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

We called in on the off chance on Sunday evening, after a disappointing visit to the other village pub. The roast and atmosphere were great.The service was very attentive and the roast beef was very well priced and there was loads of it!. I only wished we had found the pub sooner, and not on our last night. Highly recommended.

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Sturminster Newton, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

This is a local pub to us - walking distance and in a straight line!! Decided to spoil ourselves and go for a meal having not tried it since another change in landlord. Was not disappointed - very good food - tasty and plenty of it, good friendly service and reasonable price. Will return again when we have chance.

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lydney
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2014

Thanks to all at the Crown. Visited last Sunday evening with friends. Service, food quality and beer selection was very good for the cost.

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Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2013

Good food although perhaps unusual choice of veggies on some dishes eg cabbage with sea bass fillet? Excellent service - a lovely local pub. Oh and the Sunday carvery was great when we visited a few weeks ago.

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Poole, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2013 via mobile

Great pub great atmosphere the waiters were excellent - burgers were disappointing big time but the atmosphere and excellent service compensated ..

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dorset United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2013

Picked a friend up from Gillingham train station and decided to stop for lunch on the way back home... what a good move! Bar staff very friendly, menu most appealing and portions a prefect size. Sarah, our waitress was very attentive and although busy at times, never to busy for us. Had 2 half ciabattas which where more than enough... More

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Ilminster, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2013

From the time we walked in the door with our friends we knew we were in for a good evening. The staff are very attentive and polite, the menu is varied and caters for everyone. The food is all home cooked and even though it was busy we did not have to wait very long for our food to arrive.... More

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