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Crown and Anchor

168 High Street, Winchester SO23 9BA, England
+44 1962 870074
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Overview
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good16%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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168 High Street, Winchester SO23 9BA, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Dropped in for lunch with my wife during a visit to Winchester. This is very much a traditional looking English pub; enter directly into the main bar with plenty of space and tables. The bar staff were excellent, very friendly and helpful. We selected a...More

Thank Gary F
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

Visited with my Wife and three friends, the place was not that busy and there was room to sit. Bar staff was excellent - very friendly and attentive and helpful. Drinks were bought and meal orders taken (3 roast dinners and 2 same off the...More

Thank PeteT53
Reviewed 7 November 2017

After enjoying a pleasant day in Winchester decided to go for Lunch at the Crown & Anchor and was tempted by the offer on the Chalk Board outside which said Golden Era one course for 6.25 two courses 7.75. Once inside we looked at the...More

Thank David W
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

Def over priced paid £9.95 for fry which they then had items which were not put onto plate no explanation, when asked reply was they had none im not fussy so left it. Quality was good but you expect to get what u paid for...More

Thank Christopher F
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

Drink selection was great. Went for Sunday roast (beef). Waited 45 minutes and then told that chef was new. There was mention of a delay, then would be a bit more understanding. No condiments offered. Would go for drinks but not the food.

Thank Rosie R
Reviewed 17 September 2017

We have been to this pub several times, it offers good value for money. You pay a reasonable price for food and the drinks are some of the cheapest in Winchester.

Thank Adrian H
Reviewed 15 September 2017

I have not been in here for more years than I care to mention We were meeting up with friends and we had half an hour so popped in for a couple of quickies Not a great range of ales , I had London Glory,...More

Thank Paul K
Reviewed 5 September 2017

We were quite thirsty do popped in to quench that thirst. A nice range of beers and assorted drinks which we drank in the small back garden. Noting exceptional but a good wholesome traditional pub.

Thank KJBMTB
Reviewed 16 July 2017

A warm welcome as soon as we walked through the door, the two young ladies running the bar were very attentive, a real credit, we had the roast beef, cooked just right (not over-cooked) the roast potatoes were crispy and a good Yorkshire pud ample...More

Thank givenupwork
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

Had a pleasant evening drinking at The Crown and Anchor. Bar staff were excellent, drinks were on offer which made good value. Music was very good, not a bad tune came out of the speakers. Garden as quite and pleasant. Taxi rank outside made getting...More

Thank Jimbo2648
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schwantz3434
31 August 2016|
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Response from schwantz3434 | Reviewed this property |
I won't be spending my hard earnt in that pub under its current management,but thankyou for your apology. I've stood there for 5 mins or more waiting for service whilst the landlady is having idle chit chat with a friend of... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$8 - US$19
Meals
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 168 High Street, Winchester SO23 9BA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  Winchester
  • Phone Number: +44 1962 870074
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Description
A Traditional British pub serving Great British Food. Under new Ownweship, with a new menu and great deals. Come and try us for a great evening out or a great meal.
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