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The Crown Inn

) #2 of 2 Restaurants in Groombridge $$ - $$$ , British,
Groombridge Hill, Groombridge, Royal Tunbridge Wells TN3 9QH, England
+44 1892 864742
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Overview
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good32%
  • Average12%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
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“salt beef” (3 reviews)
“meat platter” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Groombridge Hill, Groombridge, Royal Tunbridge Wells TN3 9QH, England
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1 - 10 of 134 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Visited last night with friends to have steak. Rib eye was ordered as rare. Rare it was..chewy and filled 50% with gristle. We had four steaks and all were the same and unable to be eaten. The chips were ok. I pointed this out to...More

Thank Mullanman
Steve H, Owner at The Crown Inn, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

We are very sorry to hear that you did not enjoy your evening. I have looked into this matter,and the steaks, to see if there is anything different, Our steaks have not changed, and we have have had no other complaints. I am sorry you...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Sat outside and enjoyed the view while eating a delicious meal. Good value for money. Enormous onion rings.

Thank Alison D
Steve H, Owner at The Crown Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

So glad to hear you enjoyed your visit, we hope to see you all again soon.

Reviewed July 11, 2017

Stopped at The a Crown for a late lunch and sat outside in the sunshine watching the world go by. A varied menu with good service. Our burgers were delicious with the best chips I've had in a long time. I was just disappointed not...More

Thank Penguins444
Steve H, Owner at The Crown Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your review, we are very pleased you enjoyed your visit to the crown. We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed July 10, 2017

Really good 'home cooking' at this delightful village inn. friendly service and a really good menu and specials.

Thank Penny R
Reviewed June 14, 2017

Five adults and an eighteen month old lively toddler were made to feel very welcome in this traditional pub. Our table was situated in the small but elegant restaurant area, and when we asked if we could move into the "snug" area so that our...More

Thank jmrrohan
Steve H, Owner at The Crown Inn, responded to this reviewResponded June 15, 2017

Thank you so much for your review, we are very pleased you had a Great experience at the Crown. We look forward to seeing you all soon.

Reviewed May 30, 2017 via mobile

Turned up bang on 9:00, they managed to seat and feed us despite the kitchen staff eating ready to leave. Lovely food, really friendlyy staff and unique decor filled with antiquities. Highly recommend :)

Thank Luc L
Reviewed May 27, 2017 via mobile

We were exploring the area after arriving on the steam train, and found the crown inn. We were delighted with the service, friendly staff, beautiful bar meal and generous portions. We will be back!

Thank Rebecca M
Steve H, Owner at The Crown Inn, responded to this reviewResponded May 29, 2017

Thank you for your review, much appreciated We look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed April 20, 2017 via mobile

We visited this pub to get a idea as to whether it's any good or not. More out of curiosity that anything else and I am so glad we did because I will definitely be going back! We had a great feast of battered squid...More

1  Thank Tarquin G
Reviewed April 20, 2017

A lovely traditional pub, with separate restaurant. We were able to sit outside on a lovely day, and had a fantastic lunch. I had the Smoked Haddock and Salmon fishcakes, which were delightful served with side salad and sweet potato fries. My husband had homemade...More

Thank MH2122
Reviewed April 17, 2017

Met with folk from East Grinstead. Easy relaxed atmosphere, friendly service and good food. Parking can be a bit of a problem.

Thank Sue M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special occasions, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Groombridge Hill, Groombridge, Royal Tunbridge Wells TN3 9QH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Royal Tunbridge Wells  >  Groombridge
  • Phone Number: +44 1892 864742
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