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The Crewe and Harpur

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Food and ambience

Local cuisine, Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options

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About
Reopened on the 16th February 2015 after a five week refurbishment.(Tripadvisor were unable to remove the previous reviews as a 2 for 1) We now trade under the Milestone Rotisserie brand so come and see your chickens being freshly cooked on the premises & try our new menu ranging from chickens, steak to burgers and fish. We also have 7 letting bedrooms if you are visiting Donington race circuit, Derby, Burton or maybe even Alton Towers. The management and team look forward to welcoming you.
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub
FEATURES
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Food Good. Service Excellent. Very Friendly We were left to chat away, not hassled. Great night. Will return again.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Kpvmjv
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Had a really lovely meal with friends. I had the lasagne with chips. It was a good size portion and was really tasty. Good service, had to be a while for the food but didn’t mind as we were talking. Had ice cream for desert...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Helen H
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Turned up on a Sunday evening without booking a table and was greeted by very friendly staff who showed us to a table straight away. A nice modern pub/restaurant with lots of seating. It’s popular in summer with the outside seating area overlooking the river...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Sa6Jo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On a cold Thursday evening with friends this place wasn't busy, service was quick, and the bargain £6 meal offer was a real treat, well worth a meal and a pint.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank TeamWard
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food good. Felt a bit like a harvester without the salad bar. Service a little slow. Staff very polite. Table area a liitle cramped. Would visit again.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank 24,865,327
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I came here yesterday for food and drinks, got given a table but then the waiter never came back so had to go to the bar to be told it’s table service only and they will send someone one over, which they didn’t so had...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Holly W
Hannahstubbings, Assistant Manager at The Crewe and Harpur, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Holly, Thank you for your review, I'm sorry to hear you didn't enjoy your visit with us. Your comments have been taken on board and we will address any issues at our next staff meeting. Many thanks Hannah

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This Marstons pub is typical of a chain pub.... Far too much choice on the menus (there were 5 menus to look at!!). All of the food is microwavable processed rubbish. We had a jacket potato with cheap looking cubes of ham and processed grated...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank S6529BUlisag
Hannahstubbings, Assistant Manager at The Crewe and Harpur, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi, Thank you for your review, I am sorry to hear you did not enjoy your food when you visited us. If you mentioned at the time you were not happy we could have gotten you a replacement or something different from the menu. If...More

Reviewed 6 January 2019 via mobile

Nice pub/restaurant for food and drinks. Staff are very friendly. If you are just going here for a drink here there isnt a big enough seating area.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Jade S
Hannahstubbings, Assistant manager at The Crewe and Harpur, responded to this reviewResponded 7 January 2019

Hi, thank you for your review, we look forward to welcoming you again soon! Thanks Hannah

Reviewed 5 January 2019

Had a lovely meal with my hubby celebrating my December birthday . The atmosphere was lovely , it was cold and raining outside but there was a lovely fire burning which made the place lovely and cosy . We opted for two courses off the...More

Date of visit: December 2018
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Hannahstubbings, Assistant manager at The Crewe and Harpur, responded to this reviewResponded 7 January 2019

Hi, thank you for your review, we are happy to hear you enjoyed celebrating your birthday with us! We look forward to welcoming you again soon. Thanks Hannah

Reviewed 29 December 2018

Norman service has resumed after i wrote about waiting for an hour in a fairly empty dining area we have been back on the 21st Dec for lunch and could not fault it in any way .The food was excellent and the service very good...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Norman S
Hannahstubbings, Assistant manager at The Crewe and Harpur, responded to this reviewResponded 29 December 2018

Hi Norman, Thank you for your review! We are glad to hear you had a nice meal and pleased with the service. We look forward to welcoming you again soon. Many thanks Hannah

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Response from kurti5 | Reviewed this property |
Yes they now allow dogs inside, they also provide water bowls and I even spotted a dog bed
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Hi, I am sorry you feel this way, and I'd be happy to help in any way. Please contact me on 01332 700641. I look forward to hearing from you soon, King regards, Richard Ford
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