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The Crown

$$ - $$$, British,
Ley Hill, Chesham HP5 1UY, England
+44 1494 783910
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good29%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“scotch egg” (7 reviews)
“fish pie” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Ley Hill, Chesham HP5 1UY, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We hadn’t been to Ley Hill for a while and had not booked as we were not sure which of the 2 pubs to try. We opted for the Crown and were delighted with the decision. The liver and bacon according to the other half...More

Thank h00ghie
Reviewed 21 November 2017 via mobile

Trudged in here with 16 other thirsty walkers on a dull November lunchtime, to be greeted warmly by the landlord and his staff. There's a good range of draught ales and a whole list of 'real' ciders, but the star feature of this hostelry is...More

Thank Nicholas H
Reviewed 18 November 2017 via mobile

Superb lunch Wonderful homemade sweet potato,chick pea and coriander soup Followed by Fish stew Veggie burger Not all for me All fantastic Washed down with a lovely fino The service was impeccable Marvellous

Thank davethedrill
Reviewed 9 October 2017

Following a recommendation, we booked a table at The Crown and even though it caused raised eyebrows amongst one or two of the local residents, we found that the recommendation was absolutely spot on. We enjoyed it so much that we reported back to our...More

Thank UncleAlan471
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Very welcoming to walkers with good choice of light bites but not baked potatoes. Service was good with nice Tring ales.

Thank An_English_Man
Reviewed 15 September 2017

I stopped by for dinner whilst staying in the area, the food was very good, a great choice of specials besides the normal menu, the selection of beers was good, and the atmosphere was lovely - thoroughly recommended

Thank MD0tt
Reviewed 30 August 2017

6 of our family ate here a couple of weeks ago for dinner. The steaks were as tough as old boots! Sirloin, should be much better for £18 (I think). Calves liver was good, fish and chips ok, pasta was standard. Service wasn't that good,...More

1  Thank juliekBucks
Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

A great pub on the common. Food is high quality pub grub. Staff always friendly. Dogs welcome. A reliable local that we're always happy to revisit & never disappointed.

Thank josephine1940
Reviewed 20 July 2017

Quick lunch with friends who live close by. Plenty of roadside parking, lots of outdoor seating on the grass verge opposite. Looks nice from outside, inside is lacking in atmosphere with basic furniture and sparse decor - has an unfinished look. Food was nicely presented....More

Thank regulartraveller01
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

Stunning location in a leafy Buckinghamshire village opposite Ley Hill Cricket Club and close to a tee for Chesham & Ley Hill Golf Club so it's ideal for sitting outside, on one of the plentiful wooden benches. We (2 adults & 2 children) arrived late...More

Thank Mamma F
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$24
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ley Hill, Chesham HP5 1UY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Buckinghamshire  >  Chesham
  • Phone Number: +44 1494 783910
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