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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Surprisingly outstanding food, considering this is an unassuming non-gastro pub on the high street. Have had the calves liver twice; on both occasions very good; on the second occasion (head chef apparently) it was exceptional, especially for the price (£11.50). Atmosphere is nothing to write home about, but friendly staff and quick, attentive service. Loved it!

Thank Thomas H
Llanelli, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

Probably the best Sunday lunch I have had. I could not fault my lunch. Beef, roast potatoes, new potatoes,large crispy Yorkshire pudding, multicoloured carrots!, greens and a wonderfully rich gravy. Really enjoyed it. Was too full to enjoy the two courses pudding offer.

Thank KenBowen
Felixstowe, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 November 2016

I'm reviewing our last three visits here - to cover as much as I can in one go. the first time was in October - lunch - first call at 12:15 - had the cod and chips and the crispy cackling pork - both excellent. The only criticism was that chef puts the apple sauce onto the pork and it...

Thank Shoebattymell
Hadleigh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 November 2016

We had a small funeral afternoon tea for a small party of around 30 people on Monday just gone. They room was just the right size for such an occasion, the staff very friendly and the food was excellent. I would highly recommend.

Thank ssnbright
Manningtree, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 November 2016

Popped in for lunch on a dreary wet Saturday and hubby and I decided to opt for the meat sharing platter. We weren't disappointed, it was glorious, tasty chicken, sausages, ham etc etc. Well cooked and well presented, it tasted as good as it looked. I also managed a portion of the lemon and vanilla cheesecake with lemon curd ice...

Thank Gill R
Brussels, Belgium
Reviewed 29 October 2016

Had a lovely lunch here as we came across this pub and the garden that overlooks the estuary. You can access this pub from the High Street and from the estuary side. The food came out quickly, was of great quality and filling too.

Thank Jen44_12
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

Lovely food with great vegetarian options. All home made and tasted fresh. The meat platter was huge and presented nicely. Recommend highly. 1st time here will be back... lovely staff and felt welcome.

Thank Kayleigh D
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 October 2016

Nice bar/restaurant overlooking the estuary, great view and good relaxed atmosphere. The guys are friendly and attentive. Sausage and mash was plentiful, tasty with good fresh vegs, well cooked. I would have been disappointed in my husband's rib though - so lucky I didn't have it! It was coated in a thick, sweet sauce which quite over-powered the meat. Maybe...

Thank Susanna D
Kenilworth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 September 2016

Visited Manningtree for the first time and discovered the Crown. The welcome was very friendly and the food excellent. The service was perfect with just the right amount of attention and the menu extensive along with a good selection of cask ales. There is a space to all in the various sections of the Hotel. I can not recommend this...

Thank stuart w
Dedham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 September 2016

Took my wife for a anniversary meal. Not only was the food tasty and plentiful but excellent value for money too. Great sense of humour from the manager and great all round service. The complete package.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
Food & drink at the hotel
River Restaurant & Bar
River Restaurant & Bar
Cuisines: Bar, British, Pub
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hotel, Restaurant,B & B plus Public House. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Crown Hotel

Address: 51 High Street, Manningtree CO11 1AH, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Essex > Manningtree
Price Range: ₹ 11,195 - ₹ 17,134 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
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“Did not stay at hotel. Only visited for Sunday lunch.”
 of 5 bubbles Happytimes52, 19 Jun 2016 | Read review
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 of 5 bubbles Blacksnakerider, 1 Sep 2015 | Read review
“go elsewhere”
 of 5 bubbles 89mattm89, 1 Feb 2013 | Read review
“Would have preferred to have stayed in a room above the Pub as opposed to a room in the annexe across the road if possible.”
 of 5 bubbles crumble50, 26 Aug 2012 | Read review
“go there for a birthday, julie the landlady (i believe) gets the everybody in the pub to sing 'happy birthday', we where there new years eve, i am sure i saw a well known film star in there with his partner”
 of 5 bubbles 30MichaelT, 18 Jan 2012 | Read review
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