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The Buxhall Crown Inn

$$ - $$$, British,
Mill Road, Stowmarket IP14 3DW, England
+44 1449 736521
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good16%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Bar, British, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Mill Road, Stowmarket IP14 3DW, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The atmosphere was absolutely fabulous. We were in the oldest part of the Inn adorned with a real fire and beamed ceilings. Very relaxed, once you are shown to your table that is yours for the night. No rushing to seat other diners at table....More

Thank Kevin W
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Pre-booked a family Sunday Lunch here for a party of 6. My Mum wanted to go out for lunch with her favourite son (me), my wife and three of her 9 Grand Children.... for an understated 80th birthday celebration. The kids are all over 11...More

Thank Robert E
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Once again we returned to our favourite place to eat, this time as a surprise for my birthday. Starters and mains prepared, cooked, and presented to perfection, as were the sweet treats! Shaun is a very professional and genial host, and we think that Fiona’s...More

Thank tomregsale
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our first stop for a drink on the way home and our first choice of a meal for a special occasion or a Sunday Roast. Cosy and welcoming fire-lit bar and small eatery means you feel very looked after. The owners are extremely knowledgeable and...More

Thank EllenaF94
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Crown never fails to deliver a quality experience. Shaun and his wife set the bar very high, with no apology, but without any pretension. They know what they’re talking about, and when it comes to food and drink, they know how to make it...More

Thank MoonBaseAlpha
Reviewed 17 March 2018

sadly we were the only people in on Friday evening. Sean and his team made us welcome and kept us fed and watered over 2 hours. We had a range of options from the menu and the bar all well presented and flavoursome whether a...More

1  Thank BattyTripper
Reviewed 11 March 2018

My husband treated me to a meal here for an early mother's day. We had our nearly 2 year old in tow. Wow! 3 course meal, 5 different dishes between us. Obviously a chef in the kitchen that knows what they are doing!! My husbands...More

Thank Sal1990
Reviewed 5 March 2018

Small eating area means very few diners at a time so you feel really looked after. The steaks are incredible and so are the desserts. Its not cheap but its not overpriced either and you really get what you pay for. Great friendly service too,...More

Thank pafkame
Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

Absolutely amazing food - steak was cooked to perfection and very friendly staff. The chocolate torte dessert was to die for!!! Highly recommend!!!

1  Thank xXMattJarvisXx
Reviewed 7 February 2018

Just had a really superb meal at this outstanding restaurant/pub.Food is really good,it is nice to go for a meal and not come out thinking "not bad but..." I cannot fault the food quality or the level of service.Thank You the Buxhall Crown.

Thank James M
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Questions & Answers
Carol D
14 February 2017|
Response from Enola04 | Property representative |
Thank you for your enquiry if you go to our web site and view the menus they are live you can see every thing from light lunches to the wine list
Andrew S
4 November 2016|
Response from Enola04 | Property representative |
yes we do please book in advance and mention the dog as we like to keep dogs away from other dogs many thanks
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 15 - USD 35
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
View, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mill Road, Stowmarket IP14 3DW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Suffolk  >  Stowmarket
  • Phone Number: +44 1449 736521
  • E-mail
17 Century freehouse and restaurant exposed timberframe dining room ingle nook fireplace with roaring log fire from light lunches to fine dining
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