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Crown Restaurant

$$ - $$$
Bar, British, Pub
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20 Market Place, Brackley NN13 7DP, England
01280-70-22-10
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Black Country
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56 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Popped into the Crown for a pub meal as we were in the area. We could have had a carvery but decided to eat in the pub area instead. Ordered just a main course and drinks. We both decided the have the Mussels and bread at just under £9.00 each. The food came reasonably quickly but when it arrived we... More 

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Thank BlackC0untryC0uple
Brackley, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 24 April 2017

I've been there many times, it hasn't changed in a long time and the outside is starting to look dated. Could be a really nice 5 star place if someone put there midn to it, was nice and cheap as we attended the thursday carvery, would go back as its local and the staff and well mannered and friendly!

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Thank Haydenebsw
London, United Kingdom
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220 reviews
122 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 105 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 March 2017

Staff - miserable, surly, abrupt. Food - dried out, not fresh, improperly cooked. Drinks - beer was awful; wine just about average for one, awful for the other. My wife and I had the misfortune of eating here one evening recently. We ordered a steak and a roast of the day. Our meals were dreadful. First to the steak meal... More 

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Brackley, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 5 January 2017

Two for one evenings and was really tasty. Just popped in one evening and was pleasently surprised with bar food.

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Thank Neil J
Brackley
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 January 2017

Firstly we were sat in the bar and not the restaurant for the meal. When meal came out there wasn't any veg. When we asked for veg and gravy we received a frosty reception. The lamb was fatty and inedible. The potatoes and turkey were frozen. When we asked to speak to the manager we had to wait 15-20 minutes.... More 

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Thank Nadine70Del62
Oxford
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10 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 December 2016

Food Generally poor. Staff nice. Wouldn't go again.main meal lamb came with four halves of two small potatoes and gravy, no vegetables.

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Thank artistoxford
Martinshöhe
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73 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

Decent food, typical high British prices. Ribeye steak was ok but not great. Service was friendly and the beer is good. Dessert was very good.

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Thank Jason S
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

Very bad quality of service was stood at the reception desk to enquire about some lunch and was ignored by at least 5 members of staff one even walked past and turned there head the other way after waking past us twice once seated we waited 45 minutes for the chef to come and carve us some very dry over... More 

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Thank Andrew L
Frome, United Kingdom
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145 reviews
120 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 September 2016

Had the 2 for 1 lunch, we had bread crumbed plaice, which had good portion of chips and salad. We enjoyed the fish, good value for money. The sweets were £3.95 and can recommend both the spotted dick and the treacle tart, really tasty, good portion at great price. Staff were friendly, efficient and attentive. Very pleasant lunch at an... More 

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Thank JohnMW21
Coventry, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 August 2016

The food is well presented and tastes great! A somewhat limited menu but what is on offer is well worth eaing. We sampled pork and apple cider pie with peas and mash and braised liver in onion gravy with bacon, mash and peas. It contrasts favourably with the overpriced restaurant menu.

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Restaurant Details

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Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 Market Place, Brackley NN13 7DP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Northamptonshire  >  Brackley
  • Phone Number: 01280-70-22-10
  • This restaurant is at The Crown Hotel

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?