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The Crown Inn Restaurant


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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Beautiful 16th century pub with 4 en suite B&B rooms, local beers, private dinning area and a newly refurbished restaurant. A perfect place to have food and cosy up by our original fire place Open everyday. Food times 12-3, 6-9 Tuesday to Saturday & 12-6 on Sundays.
$16 - $39
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Dinner, Lunch, Drinks
Bar, British, Pub, Contemporary
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Reservations, Validated Parking, Buffet, Accepts Credit Cards
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All reviews fish and chips sunday roast fillet steak duck pudding curry salad potatoes the pub changed hands three courses full english relaxed atmosphere front of house lovely food mid week red lion
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Did not feel that this restaurant is good value for money. Serving staff are friendly and helpful, but the actual food was disappointing. Perhaps we just ate on an off evening.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Wwndy
Reviewed March 19, 2019

The service was excellent from start to finish. The food disappointing, it is pub grub not gastropub food therefore not such good value for money. My husband's steak was inedible but this was handled well by the waitress, but it should not have been sent...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank HTTraveller
Reviewed January 22, 2019

visited with friends and enjoyed good plentiful food at a reasonable price. Good selection of gluten free options. Friendly efficient staff.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank DebbieC2039
Thecrown01825, Manager at The Crown Inn Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded February 15, 2019

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Reviewed October 9, 2018

Used to be top end fine dining but has recently changed hands and is now more of a relaxed environment serving pub food. We went for an evening meal and we were happy with the service and the food. If you go without high expectations...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Madeleine T
Thecrown01825, Manager at The Crown Inn Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded February 15, 2019

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Reviewed October 5, 2018

I visited with a friend mid week, the pub had one other table in for dinner. The barman was friendly but that was as good as it got. I ordered the fish and chips, the chips were anemic and just cooked and the batter on...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Justine B
Reviewed September 16, 2018

It appears that the change of landlord back at the beginning of the year is now starting to show through a bit now , with a much needed change of staff from the previous regime. I was fortunate to have attended there recently when a...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank SirArthurStrebeGrebe
Reviewed August 28, 2018 via mobile

Great pub in lovely village location. Have been several times recently - food and service always excellent. Recently refurbished to a high standard inside, with a charming beer garden overlooking the village cricket pitch outside. The option to book a room and stay the night...More

Date of visit: August 2018
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Reviewed August 8, 2018 via mobile

Met up for a special celebration as this pub had been recommended. What a disappointment! Firstly no menus on arrival, relatively small choice of beers and wines, when the menus had been printed three items were crossed out and unavailable. Was really disappointed with the...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank S C
Reviewed July 29, 2018

Fantastic venue for a gathering of family and friends. We had been planning this 60th celebration for a while and the staff were so helpful in offering advice and taking on our suggestions too. Started with welcome drinks and chat while we enjoyed watching the...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank DenFordH
Reviewed July 28, 2018

The pub changed hands some months ago and had a refurbishment (new flooring/furniture) and still has the same character as a building, but the food is no longer as sophisticated as it once was. We've eaten here several times since the new management took over,...More

Date of visit: July 2018
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Richard H
March 2, 2017|
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Response from William F | Reviewed this property |
We have always enjoyed the log fire when visiting The Crown during the cooler months. We were disappointed by our experience when last we visited, after the ownership change. Restricted menu, lack of attention to detail, so... More
November 2, 2016|
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Response from 601genghis | Reviewed this property |
I do not recall presence of dogs either in the bar or the restaurant. Perhaps a call to Crown would be advisable. BTW Mark the chef has retired and there is a new chef and I hope he/she will be as good as Mark.
September 11, 2016|
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Response from fmc169 | Reviewed this property |
I do not know,I suggest a phone call.
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