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The Crown Tavern

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Bar, British, Scottish, Pub
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17 Hope Street | Lanark, Lanark ML11 7NE, Scotland
07508744234
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33 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

My husband and I have been here on several occasions ... the Caribbean chicken is a must .... friendly, helpful staff and really good with kids... also has a function hall upstairs of which we have made use of twice in the past year for a party and a wedding.... the staff go above and beyond to make the day... More 

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Thank Diane D
South Lanarkshire, United Kingdom
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32 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

My fiancé and I went there, as much as it was a nice meal, we both ended up ill after it. But well it was maybe a bad night.

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Thank Louise L
South Lanarkshire
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39 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

My wife and I called in for a light lunch with our two lovely Golden Retrievers and we were absolutely delighted. The welcome and friendly staff were just wonderful. We only wanted a sandwich and a glass of wine and we were certainly not disappointed. We both had the Crown Club (triple decker) sandwich and it was excellent. Lovely side... More 

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Thank MikeSouthLanarkshire
scotland
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179 reviews
140 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 132 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 March 2017

We struggle to find places that will accept our well behaved dogs, so it was great that we were made welcome here! We had a simple lunch, vegetable pakora which were good, and Cullen skink which was good but too much for my mum - the poodle enjoyed the haddock. Then battered haddock and chips, excellent chips, fish freshly cooked... More 

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Thank tabith t
South Lanarkshire, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Menu has good variation for varied tastes. Portion size great. Service is always with a smile. Great for families also. Good all rounder.

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Thank Bhowat14
Glasgow, UK
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15 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 January 2017

Since we moved to Lanark a few months ago, we have visited the crown for meals many many times! We quickly fell in love with everything about this place. The staff are all so welcoming and friendly, and really can't be helpful or flexible enough. All of the food is homemade and absolutely delicious, and is served in an extremely... More 

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Thank LauraB15Glasgow_UK
Toronto
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92 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 January 2017

I've been in this resto-pub a few times now and each time has been a pleasant experience. It's a well run establishment.

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Thank paddy221666
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180 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

Not been in here for a while, the food was delish, especially the Caribbean chicken, very filling. The kids were happy as they could go off and play pool. Could do with a wee uplift, still a very traditional pub 😊

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Thank 1969dawn
Billy M, Owner at The Crown Tavern, responded to this review

Hi 1969dawn, Just to say thank you very much for taking the time to write your review and that your comments are appreciated and taken on board. We are in the process of carrying out works to update the appearance of the premises, but also think it is important to try and keep the 'traditional theme' The Crown Tavern has... More 

South Lanarkshire, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 January 2017

My dad doesn't know I'm typing this. I always go to the Crown with my dad and my mum, but mostly my dad. He takes me for a long walk (sometimes a short one) and then we stop for a drink. Dad gets to sit at the bar and he checks to see if I can get my lead off.... More 

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82 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

My wife and I stopped for a drink at approx 2230 for a quick drink to be met at the door by what I assume was the bar tender who said 'sorry mate we are closed been deid aw night' Obviously we will not be back.

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3 Thank ronnie195
Billy M, Owner at The Crown Tavern, responded to this review

Hi Ronnie. Firstly, please accept my apologies for the time it has taken for my response, I will not try and make any excuses for my member off staffs' actions and he has been warned regarding his future conduct. Bottom line is, he is paid to tend the bar, not take it upon himself to decide when to close. I... More 

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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Cuisine
Bar, British, Scottish, Pub
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17 Hope Street | Lanark, Lanark ML11 7NE, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  South Lanarkshire  >  Lanark
  • Phone Number: 07508744234

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