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Diss, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

We haven't been to this pub for several years until this lunchtime. My wife and I enjoyed their pensioners lunch deal - gammon, pineapple, egg, chips and peas at £7 each. Great value. Staff pleasant and good service. Plenty of selection on the menu. We will be returning.

Thank Peter L
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food was ok, nothing special though. The guy who took our order was not the friendliest and didn't want to really accommodate a simple request (let us order starters and keep the menu while waiting for them so we could have more time choosing mains) because it could 'confuse the chef'. Shame.

1Thank john c
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Been here before and had lovely food and usually staff are great. On this occasion bar maid called Stacey or similar was incredibly rude and abusive to a customer inside and then outside. Totally unprofessional. Needs some manners and public service training.

2Thank Dave A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Have just visited the crown hotel and were very pleased with the service and food quality. Sirloin steak and chicken burger were ordered and cooked to perfection. I would not hesitate to recommend to all my family and friends. Good work. Will see you soon.

Thank Marcel P
Woodbridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

I have been to the crown a couple of times now. Each time the staff never fail to entertain me. They are funny and easy to talk to... thank you for brightening up my day. Food is good here as well, nice pub food and lovely large potions Garden views are nice of the river stour & plenty of outdoor...

Thank NQ87
Plymouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 February 2017

We have been there a number of times for lunch. The menu has changed over the years but is varied, reasonably priced and always served quickly and cheerfully. All the pub standards are there as well as some local specialities. They keep a good pint too and have a decent wine list which is not over priced.

Thank John4725
Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

Food and service were perfect. Served in perfect time, piping hot and well presented. Friendly staff and a warm atmosphere made for a fabulous Friday night dinner for two. Will be coming back next week and the week after that and the week after that...

Thank R12A01
Reviewed 13 January 2017

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

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • 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
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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: ₹ 13,549 - ₹ 16,595 (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.”
Happytimes52, 19 Jun 2016 | Read review
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Blacksnakerider, 1 Sep 2015 | Read review
“go elsewhere”
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.”
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”
30MichaelT, 18 Jan 2012 | Read review
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