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The Crown Inn Widnes

££ - £££, British,
104 Birchfield Road, Widnes WA8 7TE, England
+44 151 424 4077
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
££ - £££
104 Birchfield Road, Widnes WA8 7TE, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I went for a Christmas meal with two friends on Thursday evening.When we arrived the pub was busy but there was a lovely atmosphere.The Christmas decorations were fab!!A s soon as we sat at the table a member of staff came and took our drinks...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank June G
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We had booked christmas menu at the crown for an early family lunch. The food was superb!!!Highly recommend anything from the menu. All cooked fresh and hot. The staff were very friendly and the christmas tree and decorations were georgous. Will be going again soon....More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Nicola T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

5 in our group, must say we where all well impressed with everything! Service great as was the food and feel of the place. It’s a 5 minute taxi journey for us so we will over the next few weeks pay it a visit or...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 1Jeff
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our FAVOURITE place to eat in Widnes. Delicious home cooked food and plenty of it. Their standard never slips nor does the customer service we receive. We make sure it’s always a weekend treat for us. Amazing.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Melissa W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I have had another great meal here tonight. We are regular visitors to the Crown and have never had a bad meal. The food is always cooked to perfection and served with a smile. If you are someone who likes to have...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Shellh68
Reviewed 6 November 2018

My family arranged a surprise birthday celebration for my 60th birthday at The Crown. The food was excellent, staff very friendly and helpful especially GAYNOR who looked after us all night and ensured we had everything we needed. Gaynor had worked with my family in...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank 580428Maureen2110
Reviewed 5 November 2018 via mobile

We had no reservation but were quickly found a table. Fast, friendly service. The trio of sausages were delicious as was the vegetable tart. Will be returning again soon

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank will_mack1984
Reviewed 15 October 2018 via mobile

Inside is pretty average but the staff and food are way above average. I own a restaurant overseas and was impressed. Only criticism is the portion sizes are too large! You need a doggie bag!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Karen V
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

Ive been here many times, but really enjoyed my 1st Sunday Roast, lovely fresh veggies with a generious carving of Beef. Usual Great service *****

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank kevincoop2018
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

We visited a few months ago but was impressed by the standard of food. I had a large fish and chips that was nice and white cod and the wife had a lamb meal I think and it was the first time any of the...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Michael C
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Questions & Answers
Yvonne S
19 October 2018|
Response from THECROWNWIDNES | Property representative |
Hi Yvonne, We stop serving at 9.30pm.
Yvonne S
19 October 2018|
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Response from Anne-Marie C | Reviewed this property |
If you call the Crown they are always very informative. I'm afraid personally am not sure of the answer to your question, sorry.
25 November 2015|
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Response from 00Ness | Reviewed this property |
Best to contact the Crown to check availability
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 104 Birchfield Road, Widnes WA8 7TE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cheshire  >  Widnes
  • Phone Number: +44 151 424 4077
The Crown Inn first opened in the 1840’s, we have retained the traditional pub feeling, but we are also a restaurant serving the finest homemade food. Here at The Crown we have a great passion for good food. All of our dishes are freshly prepared on the premises by our team of dedicated & professional Chefs. Please note our menu changes frequently depending on what fresh ingredients are available. We have a fine selection of wines which are available by the bottle or the glass, as well as our normal range of beers, cask ales, spirits & soft drinks.We also welcome large groups for special events & can provide quality buffets. Pre orders are available for guests with special dietary requirements or for those looking to eat something extra special.
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