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The Crewe Arms

Sparrow Corner | Hinton In The Hedges, Brackley NN13 5NF, England
+44 1280 705801
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good23%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (5 reviews)
“fish and chips” (11 reviews)
“beef sandwich” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Sparrow Corner | Hinton In The Hedges, Brackley NN13 5NF, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I booked a table at the Crewe Arms having not been for many years as a treat for my mum. Our starters were delicious we had the smoked haddock fishcake and beetroot and goats cheese salad. Sadly the main courses were disappointing roast potatoes cold,...More

Thank Julie T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had not visited The Crewe Arms for some years but wanting to find somewhere local to have lunch with visiting friends, and liking the partner pub, The Fox, we decided to give it a go. So pleased we did. The local pub atmosphere remains and...More

Thank Sara H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I've written a review of The Crewe before but worth an update. We visited today for Mothers day and the Mother's Day menu. Good range of choices, whitebait starter was superb and I loved the veg served with the main courses. Our choice of desert...More

Thank Gregory J
neil B, Owner at The Crewe Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your very kind review, I'm delighted you enjoyed your day with us.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed at the Crewe Arms for the weekend, meeting up with friends for the weekend. The pub has a lovely welcoming feel to it. We ate in one night and all enjoyed our food. The staff made us feel so welcome and a special...More

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Reviewed 11 February 2018

We were a party of four. The quality of each of our meals (all different) was excellent. Service was friendly and attentive. Beers were well kept and served to the table. Those with enough room for desert commented that they were to die for. This...More

Thank hodgsallMatlock
Reviewed 9 February 2018 via mobile

Went here for an evening meal with some friends. We were. Shown our table and given menus but then had to wait a considerable amount of time before our order was taken. I had the beer battered cod and chips which was amazing the only...More

Thank tony r
Reviewed 25 January 2018 via mobile

Lovely place I have eaten at before with lovely friendly staff but pretty disappointed with my meal last Sunday. I had “slow roast” pork belly. It was obviously not slow roasted, tough as old boots, fat was hard. Not nice. Came with boiled carrots and...More

Thank Rebecca W
Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

On a very cold night, the pub was welcoming but you couldn’t call it cosy. The food erred on well presented but was lacking in flavour. Spicy cauliflower soup had no taste of cauliflower and a chilli was bland and tasteless. Service was friendly. Second...More

Thank Terry E
neil B, Owner at The Crewe Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 10 January 2018

Thank you for your comments. I'm really sorry everything wasn't to your complete satisfaction. Had we known we could have resolved this on the evening, but do let us know the next time you are in the area.

Reviewed 27 December 2017 via mobile

This pub is on our rota of pubs to visit for a pub lunch Friday at work and they never disappoint. Sandwiches and chunky, tasty and satisfying and their chips and sweet potato fries are among the best. Very good organisation as we go as...More

Thank Griffith J
neil B, Owner at The Crewe Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 10 January 2018

Thank you for your review. Hopefully you'll bump us up the rotation and you can come over more frequently!

Reviewed 5 December 2017 via mobile

Our group of 12 ladies enjoyed excellent food politely and promptly served in a room dedicated to ourselves. I must commend the attentive service of the staff and the tasty, freshly prepared food from their Christmas menu. Value for money was spot on. We had...More

Thank John G
neil B, Owner at The Crewe Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 7 December 2017

Thank you for your review, I'm very pleased you enjoyed your visit on Monday evening, and that the quiz provided some additional entertainment.

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Billy R
10 February 2015|
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Response from reyton01 | Reviewed this property |
Can't answer as neither of us can remember. Can only say that following our last experience there we will not be returning.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sparrow Corner | Hinton In The Hedges, Brackley NN13 5NF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Northamptonshire  >  Brackley
  • Phone Number: +44 1280 705801
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This is a country pub with accomodation ( two rooms ) traditional fayre located near to silverstone and cotswolds
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