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The Crown

The Crown The Green, Sandon, Chelmsford CM2 7SH, England
+44 1245 477164
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good11%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
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“pie” (14 reviews)
“roast lamb” (3 reviews)
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The Crown The Green, Sandon, Chelmsford CM2 7SH, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Popped in here on Friday for a quick refresher whilst walking my dog and liked it so much me and my partner decided to go back Saturday night for some drinks. Owners have been there for six weeks and look like they are doing well....More

Thank sashford79
Reviewed 3 days ago

After being disppointed in the past with the atoms here at the Crown Sandon my husband and I decided, on the recommendations of our neighbours to give the Crown another try. Very happy we did as our meal was fantastic and service with a smile....More

Thank jokennedy97
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food locally sourced and delicious. I had the ploughman's and it was all you could want and then some. My husband had the Mexican chilli - he said it was the best ever; all taste rather than just heat. So I'd recommend giving the new...More

Thank Susan G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had lunch here and it was great. Recently taken over by a very friendly landlord. Must visit again when the restaurant is up and running.

Thank David G
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Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

Nice friendly atmosphere .. However visiting customers had said they looked the pub up on google and it was listed as closed Sunday Monday and Tuesday's ... It however is only closed Monday only .. The food looks great .. Will defiantly come back

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 22 September 2016

I don't call myself a vegetarian, but try to follow a vegetarian diet wherever possible. If there is nothing to my taste on a menu, I will opt for fish, but haven't eaten meat for some time and don't think I could face eating meat...More

7  Thank Eaglore65
Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

We called in The Crown on our way to Chelmsford looking for a light lunch and that's exactly what we had. The sandwiches were tasty, well presented and good value. We found the landlord to be very friendly and helpful and would call in again.

Thank mayland123
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

Been here 3 times in last month have to say very good each time last visit me the Mrs mother in law and sister Mrs and sister had steak both said is was really good mother in law had pork she really enjoyed it I...More

Thank Ricky P
Reviewed 24 August 2016

What a lovely evening we had. Everyone in our party enjoyed their food and the staff were very friendly and helpful.

1  Thank Z7684UFfrancescap
Reviewed 19 August 2016

We have been here twice now both times the food was excellent. Had ham egg and chips last time for lunch perfect chips and ham to die for .the landlady was very friendly and good service. Will definitely recommend

Thank MickLondon63
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
What time do they serve Sunday lunch up to. Would we have to book
25 August 2015|
Response from MarkBenny2013 | Property representative |
Hi We serve Sunday lunch 12-5 and it is advisable to book as we are busy on Sundays. Thank you Kerry
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 8 - USD 25
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Reservations, Validated Parking
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 17:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:30
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Crown The Green, Sandon, Chelmsford CM2 7SH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Chelmsford  >  Sandon
  • Phone Number: +44 1245 477164
  • E-mail
Andrew and Sarah are very proud to be able to invite you to the Crown as the new owners. Although a native of this area for many years, Sarah has travelled extensively and brought a vision of the fabulous places around the world to the walls of the Crown in our unique and inspirational picture gallery. Andrew whilst not a native of this part of Essex, has brought his passion for great food and good wines to the kitchen and dining room of the Crown. Their shared vision of this welcoming pub is waiting for you in the heart of the countryside but just 15 minutes from the centre of Chelmsford. The bar will be open for lunches and evening food every Tuesday through Saturday from 15th June 2017 and the restaurant, Simply Sandon will be open Thursday,Friday and Saturday evenings from 6pm. There will also be a roast meal offered on Sundays from 12pm through to 4pm.
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