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The Crown

$$ - $$$, British,
104 Birchfield Road, Widnes WA8 7TE, England
+44 151 424 4077
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  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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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

The Crown is a very nice ordinary pub with a good restaurant and menu. It is not too expensive and caters for all ages. There is adequate parking space and obtaining a table for lunch or dinner is not a problem. I have dined here...More

Thank Jimbocollo
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

2nd visit to the pub in the last 2 months Had the lamb cutlets which were amazing 😋 Slightly overpriced for a mid week tea, could do with some offers on

1  Thank Andrea D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I went for a meal it was gorgeous,hot fresh and made to order,staff lovely, haven't got any complaints it was a lovely night I will definitely go again,small detail but even the vinegar was lovely (aspall) I now have it delivered on...More

1  Thank isla2306
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious Sunday lunch. Service is a little lacklustre at times. The girls do seem to spend a lot of time stood around ignoring customers, which is a shame, as the food was fantastic.

Thank Alistair W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Love our local, always great food served by the best staff. Thanks to Gaynor, Adam and Lauren for great service with a smile on a rainy Thursday night x

1  Thank anneevx
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have eaten here a number of times and the food is always pretty good. Place has recently had a bit re decorating which was about time so great. Last visit was in December family meal which was good. I had the rib of beef...More

Thank Brundy205
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Firstly let me say they food is first class. I’ve been about 5 times in the last 4months. In that time I have met one waitress who actually could deliver customer service. Today’s visit for Sunday lunch is typical of what happens. Walk in, receive...More

Thank tonyUk44
Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

Just come out for a family meal, this restaurant is amazing the homemade chips are delicious and the service is spot on. Would recommend anyone to come here

2  Thank jaynemcilwrath
Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

A real jem of a place with good service tasty food and a traditional feel about the place. The homemade pate was fab and the whiting was very moorish! Mains was fish and chips for my wife and three pig piggy for me. Lovely

1  Thank MarcandLauraB
Reviewed 18 December 2017 via mobile

Just home from the Crown after enjoying an excellent meal and great friendly service. Really nice atmosphere, tastefully decorated . The garlic and chilli prawn starter with warm bread was perfect and the main of Chicken Supreme with wild mushrooms was outstanding. Top marks to...More

Thank paul t
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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
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 7:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
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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