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The Crown

Park Street, Colchester CO6 4SE, England
+44 1206 262001
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good20%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“haddock” (5 reviews)
“modern pub” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
British, Vegetarian Friendly
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Park Street, Colchester CO6 4SE, England
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Reviews (262)
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Very good atmosphere - Nice and warm welcome - top kitchen, great food - well trained staff - nice beers - very good wines. Certainly worth a visit worht a visit when you are in Suffolk !

Thank luc_vdw
Reviewed 1 week ago

Came here for the very first time to celebrate an anniversary with my significant other. The decor is really tasteful and I even spotted an open fireplace, which I would imagine is a very popular seated area in the slightly colder months! Simply put, the...More

Thank Darren L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went with friends to celebrate their 45th Wedding anniversary My friends have dined here on many occasions and they thought it would be nice for them to invite my wife and I to celebrate their anniversary None of us were disappointed Superb menu selection, including...More

Thank Clive A
Reviewed 8 March 2017

Dropped in as we were passing and in need of a light lunch. Cheerful staff as always, who quickly found us a table. We opted for the welsh rarebit - a good portion topped with generous cheesy mix an egg and salad. Just right for...More

Thank Polly M
Reviewed 2 March 2017

The atmosphere was very good and as I use a small mobility scooter it was very accessible and I was able to leave it next to the table. Meal was fresh and tasty although my friends meat pizza was lacking topping. Would definitely visit again.

Thank pickers48
Reviewed 21 February 2017

Pluses. Nice welcome, good beers and a slightly different menu from the norm with an attempt to provide fresh fish dishes from a board menu. Long wine list. Minuses. Pretty slow service (party in so may have caught the wrong day), poor dessert choices (prices...More

Thank Graham P
Reviewed 19 February 2017

We love this place. We've been here a couple of times for different occasions and they never let us down. Superb food that's reasonable in terms of cost. We booked here for valentine's because we didn't want anything over the top and sycophantic. And it...More

Thank Carl G
Reviewed 11 December 2016

My husband and I had dinner here on a Saturday night at 8.30pm. The atmosphere was good and the restaurant was busy. The decor is fresh and modern and appealing and it would pitch itself as a gastro pub. All of the staff were attentive...More

Thank Beryl_41
Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

Popped in here to see what food they were doing Could of been good except they don't sell Guinness or any Stout so as that's the only drink my husband likes we stayed for only 5 minutes He tried one of the beers but wasn't...More

Thank Anita E
Reviewed 1 August 2016

Some of the best food I have ever eaten. My friend and I went three nights on three consecutive weeks and will be back. Great food, well trained staff, lovely atmosphere, privacy and space around the diners, great wine room, great views if you are...More

Thank HenryKLavenham
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Park Street, Colchester CO6 4SE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Colchester
  • Phone Number: +44 1206 262001
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