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The Crown

Park Street, Colchester CO6 4SE, England
+44 1206 262001
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good20%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“haddock” (5 reviews)
“welsh rarebit” (3 reviews)
“steak” (10 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
British, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Park Street, Colchester CO6 4SE, England
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1 - 10 of 266 reviews

Reviewed August 29, 2017

We visited for lunch. There is some lovely seating outside- with designated non-smoking tables. Our food was utterly delicious and the fish and chips is one of the best ever tasted. Staff were very attentive and helpful.

Thank LeSinge77
Reviewed August 27, 2017 via mobile

Well I finally came. So many of my friends have recommend this restaurant and today we finally got round to trying it out and I'm so glad we did. The venue is furnished really well and the menu is lovely, there is something for everyone...More

Thank poppiesbrother
Reviewed July 30, 2017 via mobile

We have been here for lunch many times and have never been disappointed until today. The starters were good but unfortunately it was disappointing thereafter. My husband had roast pork which was 3 incredibly thin slices of meat, 3 roast potatoes, a sliver of crackling...More

Thank Fay C
Reviewed July 25, 2017

First day of a week off.... and we decided not to cook. Our local "go to" restaurant, went early, no need to book. Arrived just gone 6 o'clock, drinks and sat outside in the sun, perusing the menu, which changes about once a month. Having...More

Thank pointerman3
Reviewed July 16, 2017

This delightful pub/hotel is in a beautiful setting with views across Suffolk. The food is amazing and the staff are all extremely friendly and helpful especially the Bar Manager, Sam and Nicole. We highly recommend that you visit The Crown. If you are in the...More

Thank Joannah K
Reviewed July 14, 2017 via mobile

A must to visit cute small hotel and nice restaurant. Great service, great fish and chips and landscape absolutely amazing.

Thank Mariola V
Reviewed June 20, 2017

Very good atmosphere - Nice and warm welcome - top kitchen, great food - well trained staff - nice beers - very good wines. Certainly worth a visit worht a visit when you are in Suffolk !

Thank luc_vdw
Reviewed June 15, 2017

Came here for the very first time to celebrate an anniversary with my significant other. The decor is really tasteful and I even spotted an open fireplace, which I would imagine is a very popular seated area in the slightly colder months! Simply put, the...More

Thank Darren L
Reviewed June 3, 2017 via mobile

Went with friends to celebrate their 45th Wedding anniversary My friends have dined here on many occasions and they thought it would be nice for them to invite my wife and I to celebrate their anniversary None of us were disappointed Superb menu selection, including...More

Thank Clive A
Reviewed March 7, 2017

Dropped in as we were passing and in need of a light lunch. Cheerful staff as always, who quickly found us a table. We opted for the welsh rarebit - a good portion topped with generous cheesy mix an egg and salad. Just right for...More

Thank Polly M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Large groups, Kids, Families with children, Business meetings, Special occasions
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Park Street, Colchester CO6 4SE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Colchester
  • Phone Number: +44 1206 262001
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