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The Rose & Crown

) #1 of 3 Restaurants in Stelling Minnis $$ - $$$ , British,
Minnis Lane, Stelling Minnis, Canterbury CT4 6AS, England
+44 1227 709265
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good20%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“salad” (8 reviews)
“potatoes” (6 reviews)
“pies” (5 reviews)
Open Now
09:30 - 23:00All hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Minnis Lane, Stelling Minnis, Canterbury CT4 6AS, England
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1 - 10 of 106 reviews

Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

My wife and I visited for lunch today. We always know that if you visit you will always be well fed and today we weren't disappointed. The food is always made from local produce and perfectly cooked. We are always surprised as to how many...More

Thank Brian H
Reviewed 5 July 2017

Probably should have had one of the specials but just fancied the gourmet burger from the menu as just wanted a lighter bite. Harsh, but the worst burger I've tasted in years and left nearly half. Really was a thin dry piece of meat. Served...More

Thank johnnyb200
Reviewed 21 June 2017

I went as part of a car club having our annual show in the grounds behind the pub. Around twenty or thirty of the people at the show had a meal there. I heard only praise for the food from all of them, some of...More

Thank Roger G
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Lovely little Pub in the middle of nowhere halfway between Hythe and Canterbury. Superb food. Special price for OAP's midweek phone first it gets busy. We love it, lots of walking country around so its the perfect place to stop and enjoy a rest whilst...More

Thank Tony B
Reviewed 4 May 2017

We have used this pub for a meal a few times now and have been made most welcome each time. They are dog friendly, the prices are reasonable and the portions are generous. The food is superb so we had our family Christmas dinner there...More

Thank Martin V
Reviewed 4 May 2017

It has a lovely location and is a real old fashioned pub .A good menu for meat eaters and vegetarians. Absolutely super food with three different vegetables, not the usual frozen peas, and you are given a choice of potatoes. , Lovely warm customer service,...More

1  Thank Caroline Jane G
Reviewed 27 February 2017

I have been coming in here now for about 4 months on a regular basis, great pub food, great value, warm welcoming atmosphere well done guys, see you soon.

1  Thank davidhambrook
Reviewed 10 February 2017

A group of us walkers eat at the pub fairly regularly and are always delighted with the delicious food and reasonable prices. Lovely setting and great staff too. Highly recommended by our party.

1  Thank andjreynolds
Reviewed 3 February 2017

My wife and I have been looking forward to visiting this restaurant ever since my father-in-law attended a family celebration there and returned enthusing about the meal he had enjoyed there. The three of us had lunch there today and chose the home-made steak and...More

1  Thank Geoff L
Reviewed 20 January 2017

Cannot praise the Chef, staff and lovely waitresses enough, for the fantastic meal I enjoyed today at The Rose and Crown, in Stelling Minnis. There were about 20 people in our group, for a pre booked, 3 course lunch. I had Whitebait with salad followed...More

2  Thank AngelaDoverKent
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21 August 2015|
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Response from JohnHythe | Reviewed this property |
Yes, the landlord says they are people and dog friendly. There are plenty of tables outside and indoors the pub is in an L shape with the bar on one length and the food tables on the other. They prefer dogs to stay in the... More
13 January 2015|
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Response from r s | Reviewed this property |
Steaks around £16 - I had surf and turf - brilliant - cooked to perfection. Others in party had gammon, burgers and chicken. 8 in party and bill under £150 including desserts, coffee and drinks. Please give them a try.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
09:30 - 23:00
09:30 - 23:00
09:30 - 23:00
09:30 - 23:00
09:30 - 23:00
09:30 - 23:00
09:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Minnis Lane, Stelling Minnis, Canterbury CT4 6AS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Canterbury  >  Stelling Minnis
  • Phone Number: +44 1227 709265
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