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Broadhurst Ave | Northbourne, Bournemouth BH10 6JW, England
+44 1202 515386
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good22%
  • Average8%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
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“steak” (9 reviews)
“onion rings” (2 reviews)
“friendly pub” (4 reviews)
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11:00 - 00:00 Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
Broadhurst Ave | Northbourne, Bournemouth BH10 6JW, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have tried for the first time, it’s being really nice, large portions of food and really good quality, if you are around Bournemouth you must try it as it’s not in main roads

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Murillo1983
CrownBmouth, General Manager at Crown, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind comments it does make the staff feel appreciated when we get such good feed back

Reviewed 14 October 2018

Four of us thoroughly enjoyed our lunch at Crown...so I visited again 3 days later. On both visits, wow, what a friendly, local, relaxed pub atmosphere. Delicious meals; sausage + mash, ham egg + chips, burgers, specials, desserts etc. All delicious and great value, (apart...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Johnfrisbee
CrownBmouth, General Manager at Crown, responded to this reviewResponded 15 October 2018

Thank you so much for your positive review ... although the veg situation a bit of a baine of our lives ... some complain when it's al dente that it's too hard other's that it's too soft ... we aim to get the happy medium...More

Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

I'm local and the Crown is hidden in a standard residential back street, which is quite clever as it's actually quite a big place. Food is pub food. It's not a restaurant so don't expect it as so and you won't be disappointed. Friendly staff...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Humdizzle
CrownBmouth, General Manager at Crown, responded to this reviewResponded 22 August 2018

Thank you for taking time to give us a review I'm pleased to hear that you enjoyed your time with us. We maybe a 'backstreet' pub but we do pride ourselves on doing a good job..... winning food pub of the year this year We...More

Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

Wow what a hidden gem this place is !! Can’t believe I’ve not come across it before. There was 15 of us with 6 children and we really enjoyed ourselves , the garden was huge and perfect for the children to go exploring (us adults...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank lillyrose1991
CrownBmouth, General Manager at Crown, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2018

I am so pleased to hear you enjoyed your time with us & enjoyed the food & found the staff nice We do try our hardest & do appreciate it when customers go out of their way to make comments I will pass on your...More

Reviewed 5 May 2018 via mobile

Went out for a quiet family meal and I ordered the steak which came out looking nice and how steak should! Once i tred it it though it was absolutely disgusting and tasted gone off. I did get a full refund but definitely would not...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank richard s
CrownBmouth, General Manager at Crown, responded to this reviewResponded 7 May 2018

I'm so sorry to hear of your bad experience with us however I can assure you that we have rigorous checks in the kitchen with temperature holdings, cooking & dates on food , that although you didn't like your steak I can categorically say it...More

Reviewed 28 April 2018 via mobile

Great place to go. The beer is kept really well and the staff are great. Good outside garden for the kids.

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Stuart131178
CrownBmouth, General Manager at Crown, responded to this reviewResponded 2 May 2018

Thank you for your positive feed back it's nice when we can tell the staff they are doing a good job .... it makes it more rewarding

Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

One of the few truly “local” pubs still left. It tries really hard to keep it this way and up against the most of the high street ones it does a great job. Really Decent reasonably priced food, friendly locals, good beer, nice family feel...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank sjleggy9
CrownBmouth, Manager at Crown, responded to this reviewResponded 18 October 2017

Thank you for your positive feedback not often people take the time to compliment I will pass on your comments to the staff Look forward to seeing you again

Reviewed 29 September 2017

My husband and I went here with our daughter on a Thursday evening. We had had a nice Sunday dinner at the Crown..probably about a year ago and were impressed with the good servings of vegetables and tasty roast. This visit was not so good....More

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank Wendy D
CrownBmouth, Manager at Crown, responded to this reviewResponded 18 October 2017

So sorry to hear you didn't enjoy your specials .. they are cooked fresh & we do try to do alternatives as we have such a large menu Our specials change every week & we have buy one get one FREE on a Tuesday so...More

Reviewed 27 August 2017

Typical pub type food, nothing outstanding although value for money on the two for one meal deals. Pub needs a good make over, but bar was busy with locals. Would recommend.

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank copperbeechcarole
Reviewed 10 June 2017

First time at this pub, took the wife and grand child for lunch and a pint!, good selection of food, really friendly staff, not noisy just a low hum of people talking so you can enjoy your food without compeating with the football! The enclosed...More

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank peter f
CrownBmouth, General Manager at Crown, responded to this reviewResponded 11 June 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write a review we do like to hear what people think It's nice to hear you had a good time & will be back we do pride ourselves on being friendly & welcoming Look forward to seeing you...More

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lynda g
9 January 2015|
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Response from CrownBmouth | Property representative |
We have varied offers on , one running now on Voucher codes until midnight tomorrow 22.01.15 where you can get £5 0ff when spending over £15 . However always on offer :- Monday = Two for one on our grill menu all... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Broadhurst Ave | Northbourne, Bournemouth BH10 6JW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Bournemouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1202 515386
  • E-mail
At The Crown in Northbourne, we offer a friendly, warm community atmosphere welcoming all guests into our family friendly pub. At the heart of The Crown in Northbourne is a traditional pub serving proper pub grub. We've also got a delicious selection of light bites and grazing dishes for you to tuck into over a proper pint of cask ale or a refreshing glass of wine. At The Crown in Northbourne we have weekly pub quiz nights, a pool table, dart board and regular community activities to keep you entertained, come and relax in our large beer garden, perfect for those warm summer days or head inside to one of our bars, you're sure to have a great time.
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