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The Crispin Inn Bar & Restaurant

) #6 of 37 Restaurants in Sandwich €€ - €€€ Caribbean, , British
4 High Street, Sandwich CT13 9EA, England
+44 1304 621967
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Overview
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good29%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“goat curry” (39 reviews)
“jerk pork” (5 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 21:00All hours
CUISINES
Caribbean, Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
4 High Street, Sandwich CT13 9EA, England
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1 - 10 of 299 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Stunning setting overlooking the fisheries / river- visited here on Tuesday evening this week and had a drink outside. The young chap behind the bar was most pleasant and helpful. Lovely setting and a true local pub!

Thank Maria M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Love this pub! Arrived on a sunny June Sunday and got a nice table outside where we could watch the world go by. What a surprise to find such excellent Caribbean food in Sandwich - especially liked the curry goat! Service was charming, friendly and...More

Thank Rimpsky
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had visited once before a few years ago. Decided to visit this sunday. I emailed them on Saturday to ask if they still did a roast (which they do) and had a very quick response. Rang to book a table for 3 which was...More

Thank bunny5770
Tmw4, Owner at The Crispin Inn Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your detailed review , its very helpful to get a full account of a customers visit. The Barman you refer to was our bar manager and he was trying to keep the place running smoothly in our absence,which he did very well....More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had dinner with family on a recent sandwich good food but the service was a little slow considering how many people in restaurant, dog friendly pub.More

Thank Carol P
Tmw4, Owner at The Crispin Inn Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Carol Thank you for your nice comments, we are pleased you enjoyed your food. I'm sorry that you felt the service was slow, we are currently away and this can leave us short on staff. We have taken on new staff recently who are...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had goat curry and jerk chicken. Well presented and beautifully cooked. Lovely rice, salad and coleslaw. Good price too. Nice weather so we sat outside. Friendly and efficient staff. Ploughman's looked good too.

1  Thank s00ze
Tmw4, Owner at The Crispin Inn Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking time to give us feedback.we are happy you received good service and enjoyed your food. We hope you return if you are in Sandwich in the future Pam and Terry

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We saw this pub the last time we were in sandwich and said we would visit for lunch next time we visited. Both had burgers and they were absolutely awesome! Fabulous friendly welcome and great service. Very reasonably priced. Thank you! Look forward to visiting...More

Thank LISAPerrott
Tmw4, Owner at The Crispin Inn Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Lisa We look forward to having you back, thank you for your very nice comments Pam and Terry

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Decided to eat here on a Friday evening as it looked really nice and appealing.. The menu had a wide choice to choice from offering a Jamaican theme also..The food was ok but was expecting it not to be so bland as it sounded rather...More

1  Thank bucket1972
Tmw4, Owner at The Crispin Inn Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking time to review. I'll try and address your comments as unfortunately you did not feel the need to raise them at the time. I feel Your husband should have written this post as he was the one that thought the staff...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Popped in for Sunday lunch over the Bank Holiday weekend, not sure if there is new manager or bar staff here. We have not been here for a while, previously this pub was busy and served great food. We went in as I say at...More

2  Thank Juliet t
Tmw4, Owner at The Crispin Inn Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Juliet Firstly I think I can say with much confidence, what annoys and frustrates most owners, is, When people state "we have been here before and served great food" so where was your review to say this. Or are you only reviewing to complain. If...More

Reviewed 19 May 2017

The Crispin has always a good name , Good ae Dog Friendly on a lead, now also a coat of paint on the outside with a changed menu more choices. I Snack meal I had was not up to standard the Burger was good but...More

Thank Peter D
Tmw4, Owner at The Crispin Inn Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Peter, Sorry you felt the food was not up to our usual standard. But I'm pleased the burger and the beer was a good,and up to your expectations. Our chips are hand cut not frozen and sometimes the potato's can be on the small size...More

Reviewed 17 May 2017

Had a meal here the night before last. I had a homemade steak & stilton pie, mash and veg. It was quite simply one of the best meals ive ever had. Absolutely gorgeous.

Thank JonKent
Tmw4, Owner at The Crispin Inn Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks Jon glad you enjoyed the food Christine does make a mean Pie she will be delighted at your comments Pam and terry

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$8 - US$18
Cuisine
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 20:00
Monday
11:00 - 20:30
Tuesday
11:00 - 20:30
Wednesday
11:00 - 20:30
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 21:00
Saturday
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 High Street, Sandwich CT13 9EA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Sandwich
  • Phone Number: +44 1304 621967
  • E-mail
Description
Dating from 1491 The Crispin Inn, situated in the historic Cinqueport of Sandwich, retains the old world charm of the traditional English Pub.With open fires beamed ceilings wooden floors,plus a riverside patio.Serving traditional English food alongside world cuisine.Superb wines and exellent local wines.And a fantastic selection of Hand pulled Real ales.Topped off with a warm welcome
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