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The Crown Inn

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££ - £££, , British
Withybed Lane, Withybed Green, Alvechurch, England
+44 121 445 2300
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good35%
  • Average14%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible13%
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“faggots” (4 reviews)
“chicken balti” (2 reviews)
“country pub” (4 reviews)
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Bar, Pub, British
££ - £££
Withybed Lane, Withybed Green, Alvechurch, England
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Reviewed today via mobile

Walked up the tow path from Alvechurch Marina as The Weighbridge was full on a Friday night and very glad we came. Good beer for a start - great pints of Butty Bach and several other real ales well kept. We were a party of...More

Thank Hogget-Lover
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Crown Inn is a nice canal-side pub. The beer was cold - well, for England, anyway - and the food (faggots, a kind of tasty meatball) was of very good quality and amply-sufficient quantity. Price too was perfectly acceptable, in contrast to many pubs...More

Thank pilot192
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Local pub to me for nearly 50 years, so much loved. Under recent management change with some new ideas & proved established menu, choice of drinks plus personal service. a good experience to go here !

2  Thank Ron R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Moored outside here on the canal, lovely clean little typical country pub, the staff were very friendly and nothing was too much trouble. The food was excellent, I am coeliac but they were very thorough in checking what was suitable for me from the menu,...More

1  Thank Tracey L
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the crown on our way bought back many memories from years ago. The new owners are lovely people after spending many years working there they have now taken over. Greeted with a smile and a lovely atmosphere the pin is very cosy welcoming...More

1  Thank jamieox
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

We live in Alvechurch and other than The Dilshad, we struggle to enjoy a good pub meal which doesn't break the bank. After recently visiting the crown with a family of five and two other families (14 people), I have to say how impressed I...More

5  Thank Melanie R
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

Good welcome, great food. The curry was fantastic and the sausages are prize winning 😃. Will definitely return.

2  Thank HogriderPlymouth_UK
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

Fantastic little country pub with excellent staff. Food was good proper food and lots of it. We shall be returning how pubs should be top marks

2  Thank Kate S
Reviewed 21 August 2017

We visited a couple of weeks ago as we had heard it had been taken over. It has been given a thorough clean and is run by pleasant and friendly staff. The beer was well kept and the food was very good. I had faggots...More

2  Thank SteveCullen84
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

Good quality food, well prepared and excellent value. A must stop for all boaters. GREAT NEW OWNERS!

2  Thank pah01paul
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Questions & Answers
15 October 2017|
Response from Joseph L | Property representative |
Hi, we don’t at the moment as we have a very small kitchen we are due a refurb very soon! but we do have our normal menu runing 7 days a week from 12.30-3 and 6-8.30 of a evening. Hope to see you soon
3 September 2017|
Response from Tovester | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunately they don't allow dogs inside but there is covered seating outside and they always provide water bowls etc for thirsty dogs
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Restaurant Details

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Bar, Pub, British
Lunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:30
11:00 - 23:30
11:00 - 23:30
11:00 - 23:30
11:00 - 23:30
11:00 - 23:30
11:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Withybed Lane, Withybed Green, Alvechurch, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Worcestershire  >  Alvechurch
  • Phone Number: +44 121 445 2300
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