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The Rose and Crown

) #3 of 8 Restaurants in Thorpe le Soken $$ - $$$ , British,
High Street, Thorpe le Soken CO16 0EF, England
+44 1255 860718
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good21%
  • Average14%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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“prawns” (4 reviews)
“cheesecake” (3 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
High Street, Thorpe le Soken CO16 0EF, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A warm welcome from Julie Nothing to much trouble staff are lovely locals chatty and welcoming food and drinks good and sensibly priced. The Rooms( we were in number 2) beautifully equipped with a wonderfull sound system!! This is a lovely friendly little place and...More

Thank Robb F
Reviewed 1 week ago

Sunday lunch for 4. Never eaten here before but a friend had recommended. Really good tasty food. We had starters which were really good, soup, prawn cocktail and calamari. Good portions and nicely presented. Then roast beef, pork and chicken. All had yorkshire puddings and...More

Thank sjsolomons
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stopped here for dinner early one Monday evening after a day at Frinton. Many of our favourites on the way home are normally closed on Monday eve but we had spied this one on the way out to Frinton. tThe A boards outside suggested we...More

Thank mumajb
Reviewed 1 July 2017

We had heard wondrous things about this restaurant so gave it a try last evening. First and second course were nice ( not amazing) and for once I decided to have a dessert because the portions were not overwhelming ( a good thing). Having ordered...More

1  Thank HPsrus
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

Visited for Sunday lunch but very didappointing. Husband and myself both had roast beef, strangely served with a ball of sausagemeat and apricot stuffing! It was accompanied by a bowl of rock hard caulifower cheese, which we sent back but when returned was still as...More

1  Thank thorpecouple
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

We have just returned from an overnight stay at The Rose and Crown and we loved it. It's decorated and styled to a high standard and had very good quality bedding and towels. We enjoyed drinks and gorgeous bar snacks in the garden in the...More

Thank Mfcemma1
Sarah H, Owner at The Rose and Crown, responded to this reviewResponded 30 May 2017

Thank you for your lovely review.

Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

Visited on a whim, Sunday roast was ok nothing special. Over cooked beef, hard potatoes and Yorkshire puddings were crispy. No flavour in the gravy either. Starter soup was ok. Overall ok, probably won't return.

1  Thank knower123
Sarah H, Owner at The Rose and Crown, responded to this reviewResponded 24 May 2017

We are disappointed to read your review and will bring this to the attention of the kitchen team. Thank you very much for taking the team to leave your review and we hope to welcome you back to The Rose and Crown in the future.

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Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

Had a lovely stay at the Rose and Crown. My husband and I treated yourself to the Hidden Sanctuary at the Lifehouse Spa but choose to stay here and eat here instead. We had a lovely meal and the accommodation was wonderful. A lovely and...More

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Sarah H, Owner at The Rose and Crown, responded to this reviewResponded 24 May 2017

We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us and we are very pleased to read such a lovely review from you. We are glad that we were able to add to your anniversary celebrations and look forward to welcoming you back to The...More

Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

We had a table of 12 great food, especially a la carte menu. Veggie option tasty. Nice atmosphere with friendly bar staff. Will definitely be back

Thank nhsnurse
Reviewed 19 April 2017

Disappointed to say the least,, we was back here New Year's Eve, to a beautiful afternoon tea with family,, I was all full of admiration, beautiful food etc,, choice was awesome , in abundance , so much choice, so it so was on recommendation to...More

2  Thank rubystock
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: High Street, Thorpe le Soken CO16 0EF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Thorpe le Soken
  • Phone Number: +44 1255 860718
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