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Swadlincote, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

This place is nice and the food looks great but found some chips was not cooked and my mushy peas was cold. But on the up side the chips come with skins on which I like. Have I good range of drinks available too. Pud is a bit hit or miss. Probably come back to try again. Visit on the... More 

Thank pugrab
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59 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

just been to the crown at higham not been there for a while called in for sunday lunch i must say it was very good carvery nice setting friendly staff lovely choice and gravy to die for will be returning soon wendy

Thank wendyemma
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8 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed October 1, 2016

Went in this evening with the wife. Really, Really, wonderful experience. Had food, faultless, had Thatcher's Gold, Faultless. Our experience today was beyond exceptional. Atmosphere faultless, Staff faultless, Location faultless. I cannot fault the atmosphere and dedication of the landlord, who does everything and more to ensure you have a very good experience. I've been to several establishments in and... More 

Thank Trevor E
Chesterfield, United Kingdom
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58 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed September 23, 2016

On the night we visited (Saturday) there was only the one waitress and we were told that there would be a 45 minute wait for food. However, we waited 45 minutes for the menus to arrive!! The quality of our dinner when it eventually arrived was okay but served on small plates therefore you don't receive as much food as... More 

Thank David F
TONY S, Owner at The Crown Inn, responded to this review

Dear David i thank you for coming to see us at the crown inn higham on Saturday and am sorry you did not enjoy your visit, But i must take you to task with a few of your points and offer to get you a new watch. i have spoken to the waitress of that night and also reviewed the... More 

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69 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed September 11, 2016

The menu is mostly basic pub grub but it is well done. We had the shared skillet with beef and sweet/sour sauce which was excellent, and ideal portions for our 'mature' appetites. The dining room is attractive and the welcome warm. The staff coped admirably with our party of (I think) 16 and were obviously keen to see us enjoy... More 

1 Thank weatherwax1
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6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed September 10, 2016 via mobile

Called in as we drove passed looking for somewhere to eat. Welcomed by staff as soon as we walked into bar. Showed straight to a table. Had 4 different starters, 4 different mains and 3 puddings all were very nicely presented and tasty home cooked and eggs that were served with gammon where from hens in pub garden. Everything was... More 

Thank Karen T
Nuneaton, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed August 24, 2016 via mobile

I would recommend the crown inn to anybody it's a very friendly and welcoming place the food and service is very good(the breakfast was out of this world),our room was lovely,the bed was very comfortable I had a good nights sleep,I would definitely stay there again.On a Tuesday night there is a quiz which is great fun, the landlord is... More 

Rotherham, England, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed August 2, 2016 via mobile

All had a variety of different meals & they were all lovely! The boys all had burgers which were huge & they loved them! Great choice of food too, outdoor area nice in the summer to have a nice pub meal would go back again Dog friendly too which is good for the friends we visited with.

1 Thank Hollie S
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed July 14, 2016 via mobile

We started visiting this pub in April and we still visit now. Angela,Tony and their staff are so friendly and do make you feel like your part of the crown family. Thanks to chef for the superb food which is always at the highest standard. To say that Tony and Angela built this from scratch,I feel so happy for what... More 

1 Thank Rachelle S
Clay Cross, England, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed July 10, 2016

Lovely atmosphere very friendly staff. In need of a bit tlc but the food is excellent well cooked and a very good price and wide range of meals. The dessert menu is also very good with some lovely puddings. Would definitely recommend it.

1 Thank Angela J
TONY S, Owner at The Crown Inn, responded to this review

Hi Thank you for the kind words i am happy to hear you enjoyed your visit. the T,L,C, is ongoing but we aint doing bad for over 400 years old More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Business Center with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
15Th Century Inn with 7 compact letting en-suite bedrooms, Dinning Room & 2 bars serving great food real ale & Ciders also all the normal suspects. Come and make your self at home, Relax and soak the atmosphere of our traditional bars. When your here your a local join in with the weekly events and enjoy our wonderful walks & views of the amber valley visit local villagers such as Buxton Bakewell or take a look round Chatsworth. Tony will fill you in on the history of the inn and the village you will be surprised at the people that have called in over the years. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Crown Inn

Address: Main Road, Higham DE55 6EH, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Derbyshire > Higham
Price Range: $56 - $77 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 7
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The Crown Inn Higham, Derbyshire
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