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The Crown Post

57 Church Street, Harwich CO12 3DS, England
+44 1255 553131
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good21%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“roast dinner” (6 reviews)
“toasties” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
British, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
57 Church Street, Harwich CO12 3DS, England
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1 - 10 of 136 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This restaurant is under new management, been there for three months at the time of writing this review. This is a nice old building that is full of character. We received a warm welcome on arrival and settled on a few drinks in the bar...More

Thank Ian T
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

I always enjoy meals at the crown post. The food is fresh and home cooked and the portions are a good size. I have never been disappointed with my choice. The history of the building is easy to see as soon as you walk in...More

Thank FrancescaWar
Reviewed 8 February 2017

Booked a Saturday night for a birthday celebration for our party of 7. We understood the menu had changed so we decided to give it a go and we weren't disappointed. As well as a excellent menu there were some very tempting dishes of the...More

1  Thank RustyHarwich
Reviewed 25 January 2017 via mobile

Called an hour before to book a table as was a last minute decision and got a table no problem. Front of house very friendly so was the waitress. Food was ok.... starter of stuffed mushroom, presentation was lovely but flavour was really really bland....More

1  Thank Kirstys2011
Reviewed 20 January 2017

lovely Sunday lunch in attractive setting, friendly staff and very good food. I especially liked that you get a few roast potatoes with the option to have more if required, rather than a huge pile that get wasted

Thank Alison H
Reviewed 4 December 2016

Lovely roast dinner. The beef was just as I like it and very tasty. Veg nicely done but had to ask for more roasties as we do like our roast potatoes. Steaming hot syrup pudding and custard for pudding. All washed down with a pint...More

Thank drewk101
Reviewed 28 November 2016

The last time I visited I wasn't to impressed cold and dried food and poor customer no one came to the table to check how the food was only after we'd finished did we get asked. Been put off the place now so won't return....More

Thank Tex1995
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

My visit to the Crown Post in Harwich in summary was very Average. The inside was very small however they used the small spaces well when arranging their seating plan. We received a warm welcome into the restaurant by the staff as we were directed...More

Thank Kieran L
Reviewed 16 November 2016

There for a birthday celebration.We were made very welcome, our meal was lovely, good flavours well presented. Good service. Will definately go back.

Thank Helen E
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

Excellent value good selection and service very obliging, polite , and efficient. If being picky only one choice of draught lager and Beer.

Thank marcaida
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 57 Church Street, Harwich CO12 3DS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Harwich
  • Phone Number: +44 1255 553131
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