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Royal Oak

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Bar, British, Pub
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Ifield Green, Crawley RH11 0ND, England
+44 1293 544444
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99 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2016

We were going out to dinner and stopped in for a couple of quick pints, good selection of beers, very good service, next time will have to try some of the eats. Will make it back, recommend.

1 Thank butch447
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67 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2016

Ate here a couple of years ago. It was empty then - a Monday evening. This time, a Friday, it was buzzing but the atmosphere was good, as was the food and real ale. Friendly staff so all in all a pub to be recommended.

1 Thank Dixonmg
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

We ate here the first time with our 6 year old, when looking for good food in Crawley. It surpassed our expectations! The food was amazing and presented so beautifully. The owners were welcoming and friendly. We will definitely come again!

1 Thank Lorraine B
Stamford, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016

Myself, 8 adults a child and baby all had a fantastic meal @ the Royal Oak the night before our holiday 20/9/16. The staff are so helpful and friendly, but most of all genuine. We had not booked a table and rang on the off change, the gent we spoke to advised there was a quiz on but could squeeze... More 

1 Thank lease24
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5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Excellant home cooked food. Friendly staff, felt very welcome here. Will certainly visit again soon.

Thank Madd1e2000
Jersey, United Kingdom
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67 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016

Got bus down from Gatwick and had a very good vegan curry as it was curry night. Well wo.rth the trip down and very good service

1 Thank dirkus1962
Sarasota, Florida
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016

We ate here last night and really enjoyed ourselves and the food and the staff and the dogs and the rabbit. However, we were not told about the Wednesday meal deal, even though it is on an advertising board on the front patio. We only noticed it today when we returned for lunch. Before going, we looked online and saw... More 

2 Thank pamb1313
Wednesbury WestMidlands
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52 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016

We were staying at the Little Foxes overnight before an early flight. Great friendly pub serving excellent food. Highly recommended

2 Thank DandL6
Crawley, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2016

Food was great use on a regular for family day out meals I even had my wedding meal here the rabbit kept the kids amazed lovely run pub booze was great prices are amazing

1 Thank noone102016
Crawley, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2016

This is a great little find n the outskirts of Crawley. Staff were friendly and very accommodating when it came to finding a place to sit. A couple of locals even gave up their seats for us so we could sit inside together, i think that says it all about the friendly atmosphere! Food was plentiful and very fresh. Husband... More 

2 Thank Lemmonie

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Bar, British, Pub
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Cheap Eats, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ifield Green, Crawley RH11 0ND, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Sussex  >  Crawley
  • Phone Number: +44 1293 544444

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?