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The Crown

) #4 of 92 Restaurants in Widnes $$ - $$$ , British,
104 Birchfield Road, Widnes WA8 7TE, England
+44 151 424 4077
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Overview
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good30%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“pork” (8 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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LOCATION
104 Birchfield Road, Widnes WA8 7TE, England
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1 - 10 of 304 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We visited The Crown for Sunday lunch on our way to the Elton John concert. After having lost faith in pubs serving any kind of decent Sunday lunch we arrived not expecting too much. Wow !! The Crown gave us a very friendly welcome into...More

Thank Bluegirl57
Reviewed yesterday

The food maybe a little more expensive than normal pub food but it is all home cooked, the mash potatoes are to die for, it is all fresh vegetables. We have been back a few times and will continue going.

Thank LAC24566
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went the pub midweek and it was very quiet, only couple tables. The service was good but food unfortunately let us down. To start with we ordered spring rolls and chicken wings which was ok but we definitely excepted more than two spring rolls. Lamb...More

Thank Agne K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were recommended this pub by a lovely receptionist at the hotel where we were staying. Truthfully, it wouldnt have been the sort of pub Id have gone into having only seen it from the roadside, but it was seeing people sitting out in the...More

Thank Gail T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We felt as though we had travelled around the world to find the pub but finally we reached our destination and it was well worth it, as the food was divine, as was the service. We will definitely go back.

Thank Batester
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely food though no salad alternative in the evenings ( would have preferred a salad on my birthday xx) service was brilliant and staff very friendly xx

Thank Beverley T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I am not a lover of pubs, but this is an exception. The Crown is not a "chain" food restaurant, It is a chef driven kitchen that serves plentiful portions of homestyle food. It has a nice ambiance and often live music. It's the place...More

Thank dulzdin
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Always have a fantastic meal at this pub, would recommend to anyone. Friendly staff also and a nice atmosphere

Thank Kathryn S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Love this place food is amazing best Sunday roast in town staff are always lovely and food never lets you down highly recommend please put something in place for kids e.g. Little play area

Thank vicksterdory
Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

Went for a family birthday lovely food really nice staff prompt waiting time for meal will go back again

Thank Nicola C
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grub15
Have they availability for christmas day dinner
25 November 2015|
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Response from 00Ness | Reviewed this property |
Best to contact the Crown to check availability
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 104 Birchfield Road, Widnes WA8 7TE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cheshire  >  Widnes
  • Phone Number: +44 151 424 4077
Description
The Crown Inn first opened in the 1840’s, we have retained the traditional pub feeling, but we are also a restaurant serving the finest homemade food.Here at The Crown we have a great passion for good food. All of our dishes are freshly prepared on the premises by our team of dedicated & professional Chefs. Please note our menu changes frequently depending on what fresh ingredients are available.We have a fine selection of wines which are available by the bottle or the glass, as well as our normal range of beers, cask ales, spirits & soft drinks.We also welcome large groups for special events & can provide quality buffets. Pre orders are available for guests with special dietary requirements or for those looking to eat something extra special.
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