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The Crown Inn

££ - £££, British,
Romsey Road | Kings Somborne, Stockbridge SO20 6PW, England
+44 1794 388360
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Overview
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good29%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (33 reviews)
“fish pie” (7 reviews)
“tender beef” (2 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 21:00All hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Romsey Road | Kings Somborne, Stockbridge SO20 6PW, England
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1 - 10 of 130 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

We went with high expectations but came away thinking that the reviews were a little too praiseworthy. We went for lunch and the place was empty the bar staff were very friendly but lacked that well dressed look and the place lacked atmosphere. The food...More

Thank paulw1001
jazzbo100, Owner at The Crown Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to write a review of The Crown. We are sorry you found the atmosphere lacking but we are pleased you enjoyed your food. I have spoken to the staff working that day and passed on your comments. We do...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a very friendly welcome by Craig, Amy our waitress was just lovely, Heidi was the chef, nothing was to much trouble, it was great to have such a warm welcome by a great team, the food was just superb, keep up the good...More

Thank Julia B
jazzbo100, Owner at The Crown Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much for taking the time to write a review of The Crown. We are delighted you enjoyed your visit and our team looked after you so well. It is great for them to receive such positive feedback from customers. We look forward...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have been to the Crown before on occasion and I went there for lunch with a friend. We sat in the restaurant area and had great conversation with some of the other diners. The meal was excellent, the beer was utterly superb and the...More

Thank Andyhowes
jazzbo100, Owner at The Crown Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much for taking the time to write a review of the Crown. We are delighted that you enjoyed your visit. We pride ourselves on good old-fashioned hospitality and it is great to hear that you felt well looked after. We look forward...More

Reviewed 20 October 2017

I took at group of 20 walkers for lunch here recently and we were made very welcome. The soup and sandwiches were excellent - 2 delicious home made soups. We thoroughly enjoyed our visit and would happily recommend anyone to pop in!More

Thank 114BarbaraH
jazzbo100, Owner at The Crown Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 22 October 2017

Barbara - thank you for taking the time to write a review of The Crown. We are delighted you and your group enjoyed your homemade soup and sandwiches - our chef was pleased to hear. We pride ourselves on a friendly welcome to all -...More

Reviewed 19 October 2017

Very nice atmosphere, pub has apparently had a makeover recently. Lovely staff, Craig and Heidi couldnt have been more helpful. Dogs are welcome everywhere in the pub on leads. Good food and real ale, much welcomed after a long walk.More

Thank suziekoo50
jazzbo100, Owner at The Crown Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 22 October 2017

Thank you very much for taking the time to write a review of The Crown. We are delighted you enjoyed your Sunday lunch and felt valued by our staff. They were delighted to be mentioned by name in your review! We hope you will be...More

Reviewed 26 September 2017

Lovely people, great food, real ale. Made us very welcome and gave us a great day. Dog friendly and nice garden.More

Thank Peter F
jazzbo100, Owner at The Crown Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2017

Thank you Peter for taking the time to write such a lovely review on TripAdvisor. We thoroughly enjoyed meeting you and your family and hosting such a wonderful, happy family day. We hope to see you again when you visit the Test Valley - hopefully...More

Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

Had a lunch with fish pie and beautifully cooked vegetables. Pie was well seasoned and very reasonably priced. Ambience was pleasant though service could have been more attentive.More

Thank Norman B
jazzbo100, Owner at The Crown Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 22 September 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write a review of The Crown. We are delighted you enjoyed your lunch and our hospitality. we will review our staffing and staff training and ensure our service is more attentive. Thank you for your comments and we...More

Reviewed 13 September 2017

A limited menu but a good range of ales and wines. Service is friendly and unfussy and the garden is pleasant and sheltered. Best to use cash or pay as you go by card as tabs are not available for those using the garden. The...More

1  Thank RumRat21
jazzbo100, Owner at The Crown Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 16 September 2017

Thank you for taking the time to review The Crown. We are glad you found our garden pleasant and the service friendly. We hope to see you at the Crown again in the future - it might be an opportunity to try the more adventurous...More

Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

Following some good reviews, I picked the Crown for Sunday Lunch. A real old country Inn full of character and a nice garden has that real local warm feel. Great staff were very efficient and it was wise to book as the Sunday lunches seem...More

Thank DVPA
jazzbo100, Owner at The Crown Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2017

Thank you very much for taking the time to write a review of the Crown. We are delighted you enjoyed your meal and the country, cosy feel of our pub. We hope you will come and experience our hospitality again soon!

Reviewed 3 September 2017

Was passing through and was looking for a pub that was serving roast on a Sunday. Aware we didn't book but the staff members said there would be a small wait which we were happy to do and eventually we sat down. The waitress didn't...More

Thank Emilie V
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Gerry B
16 June 2016|
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Response from jazzbo100 | Property representative |
Hi Gerry. I have sent a full reply via e-mail. Yes we do have a range of items on our menu which are gluten-free such as the Ham and chips. We also keep a small stock of gluten free rolls. I hope we will see you in July!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$7 - US$33
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 19:00
Monday
12:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 21:00
Thursday
12:00 - 21:00
Friday
12:00 - 21:00
Saturday
12:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Romsey Road | Kings Somborne, Stockbridge SO20 6PW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  Stockbridge
  • Phone Number: +44 1794 388360
  • E-mail
Description
A traditional country pub with an attractive garden outside and a welcoming inglenook fireplace indoors, serving classic British dishes, coffee, good wine and real ale. Theme evenings. Free WiFi. Dog friendly
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