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The Crown Inn

££ - £££, British,
2 Helmdon Road | Towcester, Weston NN12 8PX, England
+44 1295 760310
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
2 Helmdon Road | Towcester, Weston NN12 8PX, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is the third time my wife and I have eaten at the Crown and this time was no different to the others. All the personnel were very welcoming and immediately made us feel at home. The food was first class and was consumed with...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank StewartH421
Reviewed 3 November 2018 via mobile

A very welcoming traditional village pub. The staff were lovely and the meals were delicious and very well presented. Around the bar there a wonderfull fireplace with two rooms either side. One with oldy wooden tables the other with a fine dining environment. The outside...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank David D
Reviewed 20 October 2018 via mobile

Who would have thought it, we literally live 15 minutes from Weston and have only just found this lovely village pub! The food was delicious. We had the broccoli and Stilton soup which was probably the best I have ever had. It was served with...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank JACox
Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

Turned up with a big group of friends and family for a birthday party. The food was good and service very attentive. All in all a good meal

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Raceace999
Reviewed 12 October 2018

I reviewed The Crown Inn a couple of years ago but after having a fab dinner last night I thought I'd write another one! My partner and I have been coming here for dinner every few weeks over the past 3 years and it has...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Octavia93
Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

Stayed here overnight after work. It was the closest option to where I was staying (Airbnb) so I’m glad it was good. Very welcoming local pub and clearly good standards from the decor. The menu was good, if a little simple - maybe could add...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank JRHartley1978
Reviewed 2 October 2018

We thought we would try this out again with friends from Wellingborough we went on Sunday 30th September pm I suggest to book in advance if you want to quarentee a table and We booked by 3-30 as this is near the last bookings of...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank micksquash
Reviewed 28 September 2018 via mobile

We came for dinner here whilst staying at the Catanger llama farm nearby and had the most FABULOUS meal. The food really was exceptional – the haddock and cheese soufflé and crab bisque was one of the most delicious things we have ever tasted!!! There...More

Date of visit: September 2018
2  Thank Holzfrog
Reviewed 21 September 2018 via mobile

It’s OK, went for Sunday lunch and it’s one of those places that should be warm, welcoming, ‘good old village pub’ and worth the travel but It’s a little too precocious but with no substance to warrant the fact. Would I drive past my local...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank iangt1023
Reviewed 14 September 2018

Tipped off by my daughter, booked and greatly enjoyed in an area renowned for the lack of quality catering. Quiet lunch time, but good service. Excellent VFM for quick lunches; however we, being there for the 1st time choose the a la carte menu. Excellent...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank John E
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Response from 37joann | Reviewed this property |
Not that I am aware of. We were there a few weeks ago and nothing was said and my boyfriend knows the owner.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$26
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Validated Parking, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Helmdon Road | Towcester, Weston NN12 8PX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Northamptonshire  >  Weston
  • Phone Number: +44 1295 760310
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The Crown Inn, situated in the pretty South Northamptonshire Village of Weston was first listed as a Hostelry in 1592. We serve well kept ales and lagers which includes Peroni on draught, along with a beautifully varied wine list. Our food, prepared and cooked by our talented Chefs, is modern British Cuisine,along with classic Pub favourites and our noted Fish and Chips. The Inn is situated within close proximity to Silverstone - home of British Motorsport, Canons Ashby House (NT) and Sulgrave Manor. Within the village we have Weston Hall, family home to the Sitwell Family, whose famous Aunt, Dame Edith, is buried in the Grave Yard in the nearby village of Weedon Lois. We have 5 Beautiful Boutique Bedrooms from £55 - £130
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