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Saffron Walden

The Crown and Thistle


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Certificate of Excellence2017, 2019 Winner


$12 - $26
Asian, Thai
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Popped in with golf mates , excellent service , quality tasty food and very friendly village pup . Also do a takeaway service . Keep up the good work girls . Paul S

Date of visit: January 2020
Thank polarbear22
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good quality thai food and reasonably priced, have eaten here a few times and it has been consistently good.

Date of visit: January 2020
Thank steven w
Reviewed December 3, 2019

Just by chance we found the crown and thistle and ended up with a lovely lunch without a prior booking and managed to get a table by the fire. Excellent choice on the menu and very generous, well presented dishes. The food was delicious and...More

Date of visit: December 2019
Thank nzd31155
Reviewed November 9, 2019

We had been recommended the crown and thistle. When we arrived it was quite unwelcoming as they couldn’t find our booking and questioned whether I’d even booked it in the first place, only to find they were looking at the wrong day. We then waited...More

Date of visit: November 2019
1  Thank Alipallpancake
Reviewed October 14, 2019

We visited this Pub with another couple and used the restaurant which is Thai. The menu is extensive, we all ordered different dishes and all agreed were very tasty. The bill came with a round of drinks came to about £65, which was reasonable given...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank tony_cass
Reviewed September 22, 2019

Travelling back from Dover to NW of England and wanted somewhere to stop for lunch. I am not a fan of service station food so I googled pubs near me. This pub was a short diversion off M11 . Situated in a lovely village with...More

Date of visit: September 2019
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Reviewed September 22, 2019 via mobile

Called in here to break up a long journey. Staff helpful and friendly and we were able to sit out back in a lovely sun trap garden. Good food selection and we had Thai food which appeared to be authentic and was very tasty washed...More

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank shifty8934
Reviewed August 21, 2019

we took over this place on a friday, about 22 of us! Food came out promptly and hot! Tasted amazing and we will be going back again next week!

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank saiwa
Reviewed August 16, 2019 via mobile

Been coming to the crown for over a year now, never had a bad pint, had so many meals there in this time, pizza, Thai and all really good quality at a price that’s more than fair. Would recommend!

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank 183kieranl
Reviewed August 8, 2019

16 of us had a fantastic Thai meal. Service was wonderful, extensive gin menu. Thai menu was beautiful. Well worth a drive. definite 5 stars

Date of visit: June 2019
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