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The Crown

$$ - $$$
Bar, British, Pub
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196 Watling Street | Brownhills, Walsall WS8 7JU, England
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 13, 2017 via mobile

Was quite busy when we got there, but that's didn't affect our visit. Was soon sat and told there was a little wait for food, but 35 minutes later it came (would say that's a standard wait) the food was really tasty. Will probably book in advance next time, but overall its a great pub!

Thank Kell_Ann_86A
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88 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 1, 2017 via mobile

We recently went here for Christmas dinner it was very good value for money and the food was lovely they made us feel very welcome

1 Thank Tess36
Cannock, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 10, 2016 via mobile

Took my parents & booked the day before through book a table. Had mains & desserts which was enjoyed by all. Cat our waitress was brilliant didn't rush us at all! Pub itself is warm & welcoming, decorated for Christmas in a very tasteful way 😊

1 Thank D6650OMdenisec
Burntwood, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 19, 2016

they refused to servemy children aged 21 and 23 as the werent able to prove that they were 18 plus, no information given that they need to provide this info plus childre can have a drink with a meal at 16. apparently thet dont agree with the law and have their own rules which they fail to make you aware... More 

Thank johnbod
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 16, 2016 via mobile

Pub was a lovely pub. Clean and in a nice condition. Staff were all friendly and helpful. The food didn't take long at all and was up to such a good standard. Would have eaten it twice over. Planning to go back over Christmas.

2 Thank Keely F
Hednesford, United Kingdom
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31 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 9, 2016

We have eaten here over the years on numerous occasions, and the service and quality were quite good, but unfortunately things have taken a turn for the worse, sticky tables, small portions, items left off the plate, and no organisation to deliver the food all together to the table when dining as a group. We visited on a Saturday night,... More 

1 Thank Paul R
Brownhills, United Kingdom
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38 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 19, 2016 via mobile

Waited ages for table service so decided to go to bar and order ourselves. The waitress then came over to inform us 2 out of 10 of our meal choices were not available. Food took ages to arrive and when it did not all at the same time. Food quality was poor. In the past we have visited the crown... More 

Thank Rob T
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6 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 17, 2016 via mobile

Cheap burger buns, greasy chips and flat coke sums it up! If your meal comes to £10.60, don't give them £20.60 and expect £10 change! It totally confuses them! They ask you if your meal is ok and when you say not as good as I expected they say sorry and walk off

Thank Sugram
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17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 6, 2016 via mobile

Our meal was very nice and hot. Considering the place was not full we waited rather a long time for our meals to arrive. The tables were very sticky to touch and also the menus. The staff were very pleasant. The surroundings were comfortable but not the best I have been to.

Thank Linda W
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23 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 1, 2016 via mobile

Visited at lunchtime on a Thursday. Two meals for the price of one all day . Food was very good and staff were very attentive and friendly. If I ever pass this way again I would defiantly return. Recommended

Thank Paul S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Bar, British, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Dining on a budget, Large groups, Kids, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 196 Watling Street | Brownhills, Walsall WS8 7JU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Midlands  >  Walsall

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?