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The Crown Inn Restaurant

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££ - £££, British,
Worthing Road, Dial Post RH13 8NH, England
+44 1403 710902
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good34%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Open Now
12:00 - 15:00 Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Worthing Road, Dial Post RH13 8NH, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Booked this pub/restaurant as we were going away on holiday the next day early. Well car parking good, overall look of the place good, service good, but here comes the best bit,we were seated quite close to a table for 3 ,which the manageress was...More

Thank MickD84
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The best meal we have had locally for some time, great food, especially the steaks, and great service, very good atmosphere. Will definitely be returning!

Thank SusanK1968
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Unprepossessing exterior belies what is within. Beware thinking of sitting in the bus shelter opposite at the bus stop as the last bus through the village ran a year or so ago but you can walk out to the A24 for the generally hourly Metrobus...More

Thank Barry K
Reviewed 7 April 2018

10 covers (including 20 month old in high chair). Table booked for 12:30 meals ordered and served by 1:15. staff excellent and food fantastic. Cost was in my opinion very reasonable.

Thank Jackcrosscollie
Reviewed 31 March 2018

This is a pub. Unmistakably. A proper pub, with proper food. It's not a gastropub. It's not pretentious. It's a pub that does good food. Properly thought through, proper portions, really tasty, pub food. And the staff are knowledgeable, both about their food and their...More

Thank Paul B
Reviewed 29 March 2018 via mobile

We went in for lunch on the way home from Northants. Scallops with Chorizo was delicious, too full up for afters. All washed down with a pint of Doom bar. Oh what bliss. Recommend to return.

1  Thank Philip B
Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

Lucky to get a table at the last minute on a Friday night and was pleasantly surprised to see that we were in British Pie Week ! We both had the excellent Turkey Ham & Sweetcorn pie. We shared a Sticky Toffee pudding which was...More

1  Thank Gary B
Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

Just returned from eating in this pub, set menu £28 per person. If it was £10 per head I still wouldn't go back. Lamb, roast potatoes veg, the cauliflower cheese was the only part of the meal I enjoyed. Lamb all stringey dried roast potatoes...More

4  Thank steve n
James M, Owner at The Crown Inn Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 14 March 2018

What a shame that you have left such a damming report without even attempting to resolve this issue. This is the first time I've heard of your dissatisfaction.... You know Steve just because you attempt to distinguish another's candle does not mean that yours will...More

Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

Myself & 2 girlfriends went for dinner on Thursday night. None of us had been to this Inn in over 25 years so we were very pleasantly surprised when we entered the cosy pub. A few regulars at the bar and a few tables already...More

Thank Sue W
Reviewed 19 February 2018 via mobile

Excellent food and great service. Three had Fish & Chips, one Chicken & Leek Pie. All were excellent, as was the sharing desert and the bottle of Sauvignon Blanc. We will be back

1  Thank MaryBarryJackson
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$32
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic, Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Worthing Road, Dial Post RH13 8NH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Sussex  >  Dial Post
  • Phone Number: +44 1403 710902
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Family owned and operated rural village pub, led by quality modern British pub food, locally sourced and homemade. Local well kept real ales, interesting wines. Beer garden, children and dog friendly
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