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The Rose & Crown

€€ - €€€, British,
Minnis Lane, Stelling Minnis, Canterbury CT4 6AS, England
+44 1227 709265
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good20%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“salad” (9 reviews)
“potatoes” (9 reviews)
“sunday roast” (8 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Minnis Lane, Stelling Minnis, Canterbury CT4 6AS, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Couldn’t actually get in for lunch as it’s so popular but lovely pub and very welcoming helpful staff Lovely logs fires and amazing food smells Must book in advance !!

Thank Helen D
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and daughters, who are Argentine, are staying in Stelling Minnis for a while, and upon visiting this pub recently, during lunch service hours, were forced to sit and wait for 45 minutes unattended, and eventually had to leave without ordering. When she asked...More

1  Thank Vance W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited here with a bunch of friends in December. We had booked ahead and reserved a table and picked what we wanted off the menu and amazingly it was served nice and hot within 5 minutes of our arrival. Large portions, nice taste and reasonably...More

Thank hickmagp
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food quality is in the whole really good, plenty of choice and plenty of it. One of the quiche's was on the salty side, however, that would be the only criticism. Plenty of atmosphere, friendly welcoming staff. Prices are very reasonable, couldn't believe how busy...More

1  Thank Martin L
Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

Just had the best Sunday lunch anyone could wish for - succulent turkey, plenty of veg and roast potatoes which were crisp on the outside and soft and fluffy on the inside. A roaring fire and a warm welcome from all the staff - perfect...More

1  Thank Mandt1
Reviewed 13 November 2017

Saturday night meal. 8 adults and one toddler. Staff very friendly, explained the pie of the day options and that they had run out of a couple of things when we sat down. orders taken efficiently and starters brought out in acceptable time. I didn't...More

1  Thank missldisney
Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

The food was great and the portions were generous. Booked ahead and they had the baby chair ready at the table for us when we arrived. The landlord and staff were attentive and made you feel very welcome. The atmosphere was nice and the wood...More

1  Thank John E
Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

Finger licking kitchen staff and they were not chickens, whilst sat waiting for food with a clear view into the kitchen I witnessed a female in the kitchen lick and suck her fingers and continue to handle food, very basic personal hygiene and a BIG...More

5  Thank Richard J
Reviewed 4 October 2017

Went here in the summer for a car show and while we were here we ate in the pub . The food was superb

1  Thank DaveLisaHolly
Reviewed 17 September 2017

We have visited the Rose and Crown many times for Sunday lunch. The food is always absolutely wonderful and the portions are very generous. Today was no exception as the welcome from Stuart and all was warm and the food was piping hot too. Anyone...More

1  Thank grp22
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6 January 2018|
Response from Brian H | Reviewed this property |
I believe from 12 onwards. Enjoy.
21 August 2015|
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Response from JohnHythe | Reviewed this property |
Yes, the landlord says they are people and dog friendly. There are plenty of tables outside and indoors the pub is in an L shape with the bar on one length and the food tables on the other. They prefer dogs to stay in the... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
09:30 - 23:00
09:30 - 23:00
09:30 - 23:00
09:30 - 23:00
09:30 - 23:00
09:30 - 23:00
09:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Minnis Lane, Stelling Minnis, Canterbury CT4 6AS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Canterbury  >  Stelling Minnis
  • Phone Number: +44 1227 709265
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