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The Rose & Crown

$$ - $$$
Bar, British, Pub, International, Gastropub, Gluten Free Options
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King street, Knutsford, England
+44 1565 652366
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Cheshire, England
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47 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

After reading an article in the Knutsford Guardian we thought we would pop back here after not going for several months. The new menu didn't disappoint, but it was great to see the Porterhouse steak back on the menu and as good as ever. Service was friendly and informative, nothing was too much trouble.

Thank davidwatts040
Level Contributor
12 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We always pay a visit to this place when we're in Knutsford; it's a lovely charming old place, and the staff are always great. Not sure why they've stopped serving cocktails though? Sort it out! 😊

Thank Biskit_Bri
Manchester, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Family visit, great service, friendly pub and good food. What more need I say. Visited both in the day time and evening, staff very helpful and friendly, did everything they could to make this a most enjoyable visit Thanks

Thank Steven525
Macclesfield, United Kingdom
1 review
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I took advantage of the 50% off deal for January. We had the chateaubriand steak, normally £65 for 2. The steak was very chewy with a sinew running through it. We thought, not fillet steak. I have cooked better at home. So disappointed, we won't be going again. Certainly if we had paid £65 it would have... More 

Thank bluemouse2017
Cheshire, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 16, 2017

This Pub is situated in the very heart of Knutsford and is surrounded by many busy bars and Restaurants and numerous boutique Shops The room was very adequate and as we had booked it last minute it was at a very competitive rate. The room we had (Room 6) was a little tired and in need of a lick of... More 

Thank RichardH1608
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40 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 14, 2017

We dined here last night with friends, it was excellent from start to finish. Great to start with a couple of pints of Wheetwood ale. On a cold January night the atmosphere was perfect, just what you want from a traditional pub, roaring fires and a friendly welcome. The food was excellent, particularly the 20oz rib eye. The food was... More 

Thank Peter M
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168 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 12, 2017 via mobile

I wouldn't recommend this please for food. Their signature dishes are poor. It's a popular place and locals recommend it. I wouldn't. I eat out a lot and I'm not impressed. Pity because staff , menu and service good.

1 Thank ebass
Knutsford, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 10, 2017

We had dinner at the Rose and Crown last week and I feel I must write to say how much we enjoyed the food and to say thank you to the staff. I have been several times before and have chosen the hake for the last two visits. It really is a super dish and was beautifully cooked and presented... More 

Thank Margaret W
Riviere du Loup, Canada
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18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 4, 2017

Built in 1641, there are few older pubs in the country. The interior is what you would expect; redolent with history. While much of the trade is based around the restaurant aspect of the business, the bar is not neglected. Three cask beers, typically locally-brewed, are featured and the quality lately has been very good indeed. There is a healthy... More 

Thank georgecamra
Poynton, United Kingdom
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36 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 2, 2017 via mobile

We popped in here just for a drink. We chose here because dogs were welcome. We ordered 5 hot chocolates and 1 lemonade. After paying £17 we were expecting a nice big mug of luxury hot chocolate. How disappointed were we when after waiting 20 minutes and having to remind the staff of our order we were given a tiny... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$6 - $31
Bar, British, Pub, International, Gastropub, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Families with children, Bar scene, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: King street, Knutsford, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cheshire  >  Knutsford
  • Phone Number: +44 1565 652366

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