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The Crown Inn

££ - £££, British,
7 Post Office Road | DE13 7BS, Burton upon Trent DE13 7BS, England
+44 1283 791217
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible10%
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“fish and chips” (22 reviews)
“pie” (13 reviews)
“steak” (18 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
7 Post Office Road | DE13 7BS, Burton upon Trent DE13 7BS, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

had lunch with walking party - although early made very welcome - good selection of beers - menu to suit all tastes. Made mistake of trying the pie - too big couldn't finish it. Would certainly visit again

Thank tim-senior
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Just finished eating a beaut Sunday dinner. Everything cooked just how I like it. Hubby had gammon and I had beef, both lovely and tender. Veg nice and crisp. Didn't have a dessert as too full after dinner. Staff all polite and helpful and came...More

Thank Beverley H
Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

We visited to celebrate a birthday with a meal for 12. The party included 2 gluten free, 2 vegetarian, one with certain food intolerences, we were told they could be accommodated. Very disappointing. Meals brought out one at a time so huge delays. Veg overcooked...More

Thank Jean H
Reviewed 31 January 2018

Have given this pub the benefit of the doubt for months now - for the last time - went for lunch with 10 other people it was absolutely awful - my lunch went back twice and I didn't pay most of the rest of the...More

Thank Normag306
Reviewed 3 December 2017

First visit and so, so impressed! Super friendly, helpful service and good value. Great Sunday Lunch x 3 roast beef and Yorkshire Puds, x 1 roast lamb + x 1 children's fish goujons. Followed by 2 x ice cream, 1 x Berry Triffle, 1 x...More

Thank WiganWilson
Reviewed 25 October 2017

Decided to call in for lunch it being the nearest pub to the canal. Great ambience and welcoming staff. There was a beer on I did not recognise and on enquiring was given a sample to try - well kept and just what I wanted....More

Thank abcxx
Reviewed 12 October 2017

We were a party of more than 30 people who had been to the National Memorial Arboretum for the Dedication of the Townswomen's Guilds Memorial. The meal had been pre-ordered from an extensive menu and everything was ready for us when we arrived at 4pm....More

Thank Marilyn L
Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

Wonderful mid week evening out with friends. Absolutely delicious food. We had breaded mushrooms which were fresh and hot, a sharer platter of nachos which could have been a main course and was delish! Lasagne, chilli con carne and pie for mains all of which...More

Thank Zoë E
Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

Lovely service and great food - the steak was first class while the locally sourced Lamb pie was delicious (so the wife tells me). The landlady was really accommodating, nothing was too much trouble. We will return

Thank Richard F
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

We ate here as a family, but sadly it was far from what we expected/hoped it to be. Between us we tried the breaded mushrooms, spicy chicken wings, lamb roast, lasagne, kids fish, sticky toffee pudding and fudge cake. It was all of a pretty...More

Thank mysteri0usgirl03
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11 January 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from David J |
The Crown has now reopened again this weekend don't know what it's like, haven't been in yet.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:30
17:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 Post Office Road | DE13 7BS, Burton upon Trent DE13 7BS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Staffordshire  >  Burton upon Trent
  • Phone Number: +44 1283 791217
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