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Rose & Crown

Ashdon, Saffron Walden, England
+44 1799 584337
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good32%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“pastry” (2 reviews)
“lasagne” (2 reviews)
“mash” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub
$$ - $$$
Ashdon, Saffron Walden, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Call into the Rose and Crown occasionally. Booked for a Sunday roast which they serve until 3pm . Very reasonable price and was seated promptly . The service was very good , as was the food . Nicely cooked vegetables and the lamb , beef...More

Thank Trevor G
Reviewed 4 August 2017

From the outside the Rose and Crown satisfies one’s idealised image on a village pub: prominent on the street, white plastered walls, steep russet-tiled roofs, hanging sign and the promise of a cosy interior. Inside it doesn’t disappoint: low ceilings, wooden beams, fireplaces, a slightly...More

2  Thank Brian_Human
Reviewed 26 May 2017

After our walk from Bartlow, we had a perfect lunch in the garden. In the distance we still could see the white windmill. Tasty sandwiches and nice served. Friendly service.

Thank macasuba
Reviewed 20 February 2017

We decided on the Rose and Crown for Sunday lunch on the off chance - neither of had been there before so we weren't entirely sure what we were going to expect when we got there... The interior is traditional pub with a good selection...More

Thank Adrienne P
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

Best Sunday dinner around this area by a country mile. Absolute top quality food and friendly. Will be a regular from now on

Thank Robert A
Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

Our first visit here was on a cold winters night pub nice and warm as was the welcome from the young barmaid, landlord and landlady, there was group of locals at the bar enjoying the well kept beer and jovial conversation which made it feel...More

Thank Gordon L
Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

Been here a few times over the last 2 years and always been met with a friendly welcome and fast service. Nice place for a quick drink and for a meal. Food is always good at a decent price and they always have a few...More

Thank Kat_Abigail
Reviewed 6 December 2016

Especially the lamb - great atmosphere & wonderful hosts. The puddings were terrific, particularly tasty were the bread & butter pudding and treacle sponge! And excellent coffee. Faultless.

Thank henryboxer
Reviewed 22 November 2016 via mobile

Please don't just come here hoping for Sunday lunch in a country pub. It seems you must book one of the designated tables. It is clear that they only allow one sitting on the specific tables and if you haven't booked one of these, then,...More

Thank TaffsterLondon
Hans P, Owner at Rose & Crown, responded to this reviewResponded 3 December 2016

I'm terribly sorry we were unable to accomodate you on your recent visit. We do believe strongly that a Pub should remain true to the fact that it is a Pub, so we do resist packing every available table with diners. We want our bar...More

Reviewed 8 November 2016

Great evening meal out with the girls, great service, great food, lovely pub, have also had sunday lunch here, well worth a visit

Thank Hazel B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, British, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ashdon, Saffron Walden, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Saffron Walden
  • Phone Number: +44 1799 584337
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