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The Rose & Crown

Minnis Lane, Stelling Minnis, Canterbury CT4 6AS, England
+44 1227 709265
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good21%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“salad” (9 reviews)
“potatoes” (8 reviews)
“sunday roast” (7 reviews)
Open Now
9:30 am - 11:00 pmAll hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Minnis Lane, Stelling Minnis, Canterbury CT4 6AS, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Just had the best Sunday lunch anyone could wish for - succulent turkey, plenty of veg and roast potatoes which were crisp on the outside and soft and fluffy on the inside. A roaring fire and a warm welcome from all the staff - perfect...More

Thank Mandt1
Reviewed 1 week ago

Saturday night meal. 8 adults and one toddler. Staff very friendly, explained the pie of the day options and that they had run out of a couple of things when we sat down. orders taken efficiently and starters brought out in acceptable time. I didn't...More

Thank missldisney
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food was great and the portions were generous. Booked ahead and they had the baby chair ready at the table for us when we arrived. The landlord and staff were attentive and made you feel very welcome. The atmosphere was nice and the wood...More

Thank John E
Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

Finger licking kitchen staff and they were not chickens, whilst sat waiting for food with a clear view into the kitchen I witnessed a female in the kitchen lick and suck her fingers and continue to handle food, very basic personal hygiene and a BIG...More

2  Thank Richard J
Reviewed 4 October 2017

Went here in the summer for a car show and while we were here we ate in the pub . The food was superb

Thank DaveLisaHolly
Reviewed 18 September 2017

We have visited the Rose and Crown many times for Sunday lunch. The food is always absolutely wonderful and the portions are very generous. Today was no exception as the welcome from Stuart and all was warm and the food was piping hot too. Anyone...More

Thank grp22
Reviewed 5 September 2017

Whilst on holiday I went with two others to The Rose & Crown for a Sunday roast meal. You have to book well in advance to get a table, which we did, and it was well worth the wait. The staff are friendly and efficient....More

Thank Lynette S
Reviewed 29 August 2017

my husband and I were staying in village for a week and called in on our first evening for a dinner, it was very busy and fully booked but on finding out it was a celebration for us, they very kindly managed to arrange a...More

Thank 39AngelA
Reviewed 25 August 2017

An old world pub in the tiny hamlet of Stelling Minnis, the Rose & Crown attracts many regular locals. The chalk board menu ranges from pub classics to offerings such as king prawns in garlic butter. I chose their pie of the day - steak...More

Thank John W
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

My wife and I visited for lunch today. We always know that if you visit you will always be well fed and today we weren't disappointed. The food is always made from local produce and perfectly cooked. We are always surprised as to how many...More

Thank Brian H
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21 August 2015|
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Response from JohnHythe | Reviewed this property |
Yes, the landlord says they are people and dog friendly. There are plenty of tables outside and indoors the pub is in an L shape with the bar on one length and the food tables on the other. They prefer dogs to stay in the... More
13 January 2015|
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Response from r s | Reviewed this property |
Steaks around £16 - I had surf and turf - brilliant - cooked to perfection. Others in party had gammon, burgers and chicken. 8 in party and bill under £150 including desserts, coffee and drinks. Please give them a try.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
9:30 am - 11:00 pm
9:30 am - 11:00 pm
9:30 am - 11:00 pm
9:30 am - 11:00 pm
9:30 am - 11:00 pm
9:30 am - 11:00 pm
9:30 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Minnis Lane, Stelling Minnis, Canterbury CT4 6AS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Canterbury  >  Stelling Minnis
  • Phone Number: +44 1227 709265
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