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Crown Tavern

8 Scalby Road, Scarborough YO12 5QB, England
+44 1723 378204
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible8%
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“mixed grill” (5 reviews)
“curry” (7 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
8 Scalby Road, Scarborough YO12 5QB, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited today for an impromptu lunch. Service quick and efficient. Lovely hot meals. We had the sausage and mash tower and the pizza pie. Delicious pulled meat in the pie and cheesy mash was lovely. Slightly disappointed at no check back during meal but other...More

Thank Kim J
tom L, Owner at Crown Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks kim. Ill look into why it never happened. I can assure you we are trying hard to improve what we inherited.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good pub grub in a friendly atmosphere.Everyone is made to feel welcome and the food is served Quickly and efficiently.

Thank Gill C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing food and cheap drinks. Its under new management since i was last there and you can definetly tell the difference, really friendly staff and atmosphere. Lovely way to spend your day/evening.

Thank Mike C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I recently came to the Crown Tavern! What a fantastic pub. Amazing deals on food and drinks! Top quality food and the staff gave outstanding service. Very clean and friendly pub! Great atmosphere! Highly recommend if you are visiting scarborough and would like a chilled...More

Thank Lori-suzanne K
Reviewed 31 October 2017

Good as any chain pub grub. Food good, staff friendly, great quiz and we could take the dog. would definitely go back.

Thank RobskiStaffs
tom L, Owner at Crown Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 2 November 2017

Thankyou for your positive remarks Rob. We have very recently took control of the pub and hopefully improvements will continue to be seen.

Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

I visit the crown tavern regular with friends this is fantastic pub The new menu as just come and it's very busy in here the food is lovely and well presented. A** chef belinda and waitres Becky. I had the pig out platter. a half...More

Thank Kenneth B
Jess_xx22, Owner at Crown Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 2 November 2017

Thanks for that Ken. watch out for some great offers.

Reviewed 26 October 2017

The food is excellent and really cheap, also the staff and service excellent, Jess and Becky are so very pleasant and helpful would certainly recommend

Thank pr1946
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

This is a great family pub, recently under new management. Went for a bite to eat on a Tuesday and was pleasantly surprised to find it was 2 drinks for a fiver! Then menu is new and has everything you'd expect. Burgers, pub classics, sharing...More

Thank Chris M
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

As a local I do like this pub but sorry the food is/was shocking. Photo attached of Hunters chicken as arrived at our table. Pls note black chips. No chef worth his/her chips (excuse the punn) should let that leave his/her kitchen. Have some pride...More

Thank Fenez2004
VictoriaCooke4692, Owner at Crown Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2017

Good Afternoon, Thank you for your feedback, we take all feedback whether negative or positive on board. I have since spoken to the team regarding this issue and procedures have been put in place to ensure this does not happen again. If you could get...More

Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

After reading the reviews we thought we would give it a whirl. Well I'm pleased we did. Cheap honest grub served with a smile. Nat looked after us and was most attentive. Love this place and can't wait to return

Thank Peter K
VictoriaCooke4692, Owner at Crown Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 28 July 2017

Hi Peter, thank you very much for your kind review and I will be sure to pass on your lovely comments to Nat and her team. We look forward to seeing you again soon! Many Thanks Victoria

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17 September 2015|
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Response from TheNewCrownPub | Property representative |
Hi, We unfortunately do not have accommodation. We do serve food from 12pm-9pm Mon-Sat and 12pm-8pm on a Sunday if you are looking for something to eat whilst you are visiting. Thank you, Natalie & Stevie The Crown... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 7 - US$ 11
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 AM
12:00 PM - 11:00 AM
12:00 PM - 11:00 AM
12:00 PM - 11:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 Scalby Road, Scarborough YO12 5QB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Scarborough District  >  Scarborough
  • Phone Number: +44 1723 378204
  • E-mail
The Crown Tavern is situated just ten minutes walk from Scarborough Town Centre and a few minutes from Falsgrave shops. Call in for a drink or a bite to eat when passing through on your journey to Whitby. Try our extensive food menu ranging from all the pub classics to light bites, sandwiches or try one of our specials. Pub food is served daily, or alternatively why not try our pub quiz or join a team such as our pool or darts squads? We look forward to seeing you at the Crown Tavern.
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