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“Very disappointing ”
Review of The Crown

The Crown
Price range: US$4 - US$15
Dining options: After-hours, Breakfast, Delivery, Reservations
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Dining options: After-hours, Breakfast, Delivery, Reservations
Reviewed 20 June 2018 via mobile

Wednesday night is curry night. Yes, boil in the bag/microwaved curry. Only saving grace was the cheap drink you can order with it. I wonder who this pub is aiming at? Not the better off sophisticated market, evidently, but not those seeking good value either.

Date of visit: June 2018
1  Thank dinahb
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Reviewed 31 May 2018 via mobile

Limited menu not helped by running out of stuff, food not freshly cooked and obviously from frozen. Girl in kitchen trying hard to do cooking and service as well, good thing it was cheap food but it looked and tasted like it very sadly

Date of visit: May 2018
1  Thank JohnBroomfield2013
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Reviewed 25 May 2018

We're very local and stopped using the pub when the last manager/tenant was in situ. We decided to return today, albeit with trepidation, for a Birthday Lunch and were both totally and pleasantly surprised at how the New Management have begun to improve the place and get it back on track.
We were greeted with a friendly face and very pleasant manner. The menu was adequate, food and service were very good and prompt after ordering, unlike previous occasions.
Will certainly be visiting again more often now.
A very pleasant and enjoyable visit.

Date of visit: May 2018
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Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

Went here in the snowy weather for a lunch time warm up and get together, no good today as partner had fallen down the stairs! Staff scruffy, only youngsters running the show, epic fail all round, even when the pub is up and running, food is of poor quality, often shouting with the owners, such a shame that a once lovely village pub, that used to be packed has now gone down the pan.

Date of visit: April 2018
2  Thank fraggle98
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Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

Went with my family of 5 for lunch and was greeted by a rather young couple running the pub but to my surprise they were very pleasant and welcoming so this started my vist to a very good start was a small selection of food on the menu but was just enough and it has all the options you think of when you eat in a pub the food was really good wasn't top quality but it's was just right for the price tag the place in a whole was nice and clean and very welcoming will definitely be recommending this to family and friends as only live 25 minutes away will be back

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank lBuGsY
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