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The Old Crown

The Street | Hesket Newmarket, Hesket Newmarket CA7 8JG, England
+44 16974 78288
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Overview
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good19%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“lamb shank” (10 reviews)
“curry” (8 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
The Street | Hesket Newmarket, Hesket Newmarket CA7 8JG, England
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1 - 10 of 134 reviews

Reviewed 2 November 2017

A very special place - warm welcome from the landlords, 6 excellent beers from the on-site Hesket Newmarket microbrewery, lovely unpretentious food with cosy small rooms with log burning stoves. On Monday evenings, local musicians gather in the tiny main bar and play together. This...More

Thank geoffreyb594
Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

Lovely little pub best beer, best food will defiantly be making a second visit!! Clean pub dog friendly

Thank chlo9292
Reviewed 27 October 2017

A welcoming place, with a cosy atmosphere and a range of local beer and home made food. A unique pub owned by shareholders who cared enough to rescue it for the community . Sometimes there are jam sessions with local musicians. In a back room...More

Thank 22kathhryn50
Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

Lovely atmosphere, warm welcome, efficient and friendly service and great food, what more can you ask from a pub. Lamb shank was amazing and beer excellent. Definitely recommend.

Thank kkcumbria
Reviewed 16 October 2017

Been a couple times in the last month its a great little pub with a great restaurant, found the staff to always be pleasant and helpful foods been great fresh and tasty great value for money plus the bonus of some real ales

Thank Richard W
Reviewed 15 October 2017

Very tender and tasty Shoulder of Lamb, Steak & Ale Pie was delicious. Friendly and helpful staff, Great beer, cosy atmosphere. What more could you want?!

1  Thank Alan H
Reviewed 8 October 2017

This is a lovely little pub, I know my lovely little pubs well. The atmosphere was lovely, with a mix of locals and walkers.....BU... THE FOOD WAS AWFUL, overpriced microwaved slop!!! This was such a bad food experience, with the added problem of you having...More

7  Thank Pinky_sarah45
Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

Great beer: steak & ale pie wonderful and the Cumberland sausage awesome - 'oh the onion gravy'. Sticky toffee pudding excellent. Totally wonderful experience and the staff just so friendly.

1  Thank JohnPatston
Reviewed 26 September 2017

The Old Crown is exactly the right place to visit if you're looking for old world atmosphere, charm and somewhere to get local real ales and great food. The bonfire/fireworks night which is held on the green just next to the pub is definitely worth...More

Thank HPowell2012
Reviewed 15 September 2017

We went some distance out of the way for this experience. A chance meeting in South Georgia (South Atlantic islands) with one of the village pub's many "owners" brought us here. Hesket Newmarket is a remote village on the less travelled northern side of the...More

Thank GaddisGadabout
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Response from KruulK | Reviewed this property |
Yes the place is very dog friendly, we were in there at the weekend with our pooch.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 14:30
Monday
17:30 - 23:00
Tuesday
17:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
17:30 - 23:00
Thursday
17:30 - 23:00
Friday
17:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:30
Saturday
17:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Street | Hesket Newmarket, Hesket Newmarket CA7 8JG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Hesket Newmarket
  • Phone Number: +44 16974 78288
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