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The Crown

€€ - €€€, British,
104 Birchfield Road, Widnes WA8 7TE, England
+44 151 424 4077
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good30%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“pork” (8 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
104 Birchfield Road, Widnes WA8 7TE, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely meal I ordered xmas menu duck excellent same as lamb superb. The crowning glory was trifle brought back so many memories of sunday teatime so light but delicious.

Thank Chris G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Family visit. Service and food ok, just well over priced for what is was. Its the only pub I know the charges £1 for glass of soda water. Think is disgusting.

Thank Keef G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Sunday roast is absolutely divine great size portions highly recommended definitely go back . Delicious!!!

Thank Debbie C
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Arrived at the Crown with no pre-booking. As we only wanted a table for two and had time on our hands decided to stay for a few drinks and see what the place was like for a future meal out. we chatted with the bar...More

1  Thank Paul K
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

Went on recommendation and can honestly say we were not disappointed. All the meals we saw coming out of the kitchen looked great and freshly cooked. I had a Tikka Masala and one of the many excellent, friendly and helpful staff asked me if I...More

Thank KSBaxter
Reviewed 28 October 2017

In an area dominated by big chain establishments churning out mass produced, predictable “fodder” The Crown is a bit of a haven where you can get a meal that seems to have some thought and individuality put into it. Ok, so the menu has similarities...More

Thank Rohan H
Reviewed 26 October 2017

Ate here tonight 26/10/17 as an impromptu meal out after a hectic week at work. It’s been a long time since we last ate here and the pub has probably changed hands since we did. S9 glad we tried it again tonight everything about our...More

Thank Ruth F
Reviewed 24 October 2017

We really should visit the Crown more often, from start to finish , everything was excellent. Seated quickly, order taken quickly, friendly staff, very clean. Meals and drinks served quickly, enjoyed a far too big mixed grill, but enjoyed every second of it. No room...More

Thank NightNurse1957
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

Great staff, great food, simply the best live bands. An all round awesome pub/restaurant. We are so lucky to have such a great local 😊

Thank Rosie K
Reviewed 2 October 2017

what can i say the service was above and beyond. The staff were amazing i had booked a meal for my partners 40th birthday i rang asking for availability for sunday 24th September 3 days before. I was accommodated very quickly and was asked if...More

Thank Neil F
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 104 Birchfield Road, Widnes WA8 7TE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cheshire  >  Widnes
  • Phone Number: +44 151 424 4077
The Crown Inn first opened in the 1840’s, we have retained the traditional pub feeling, but we are also a restaurant serving the finest homemade food.Here at The Crown we have a great passion for good food. All of our dishes are freshly prepared on the premises by our team of dedicated & professional Chefs. Please note our menu changes frequently depending on what fresh ingredients are available.We have a fine selection of wines which are available by the bottle or the glass, as well as our normal range of beers, cask ales, spirits & soft drinks.We also welcome large groups for special events & can provide quality buffets. Pre orders are available for guests with special dietary requirements or for those looking to eat something extra special.
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