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The Crown

) #8,122 of 18,131 Restaurants in London $$ - $$$ , British,
223 Grove Road, London E3 5SN, England
+44 20 8880 7261
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good44%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible15%
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Open Now
10:00 - 23:00All hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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Food
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LOCATION
223 Grove Road, London E3 5SN, England
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1 - 10 of 77 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

Had Sunday lunch very good food staff very friendly good atmosphere reasonably priced and a good location

Thank humerous60
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped here while on a London waterways walk along the regents canal from Mile End to Kings Cross. We had a warm welcome from staff interested in what walk we were doing. We ordered the burger & chips each and a refreshing pint of...More

Thank barry2200
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Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

I visited the Crown on Saturday, the staff booked our group a table where we could watch the cycling on TV and service was great. Also thought the fish and chips were excellent. Thanks!

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The_Crown_Bow, Manager at The Crown, responded to this reviewResponded 4 July 2017

Hi there, Thanks for such a lovely review! Glad you had a great time with us. Hope to see you soon. Hollie, Sales and Marketing Coordinator

Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

Nice pub for drinks with friends and good location. Don't really rate the food at all though. Quite expensive so I expected it to be good but it was just edible, nothing special at all. I had a really tiny and quite greasy spatchcock chicken...More

Thank Jo A
The_Crown_Bow, Sales and Marketing Coordinator at The Crown, responded to this reviewResponded 27 June 2017

Hi there Jo, I'm sorry to hear you didn't have a great time with us when you visited. It would be appreciated if you could send an email over with more details of your visit to us (Date, time etc.) crownevents@geronimo-inns.co.uk Our Fish and chips...More

Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

As a local we go sometimes to the crown! Usually food is correct! But today food is terrible! Roast is very dry, no sauce, not good... the fat of the pork is not crispy at all... not very appealing and the Yorkshire pudding was a...More

Thank RomAngie M
The_Crown_Bow, Sales and Marketing Coordinator at The Crown, responded to this reviewResponded 27 June 2017

Hi RomAngie, I'm sorry to hear you didn't enjoy your time with us. It would be great if you could send me some more details about your visit so that we can investigate further and make changes where necessary. (crownevents@geronimo-inns.co.uk) This is not the standards...More

Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

Lovely pub, great selection of drinks. Had a wonderful time with friends, so warm and welcoming. Great views over the park from upstairs too!

1  Thank Hollie M
The_Crown_Bow, Manager at The Crown, responded to this reviewResponded 27 June 2017

Great to hear you a had such a good time with us! Hope to see you soon.

Reviewed 2 May 2017

I recently visited The Crown with friends and we received very poor service at the bar, with the bar staff chatting to each other whilst ignoring us. When we did eventually get served I was charged £11 for a medium glass of wine and half...More

Thank Jackie K
The_Crown_Bow, Manager at The Crown, responded to this reviewResponded 4 May 2017

Hi Jackie Thank you very much for your feedback. I am disappointed to hear about the service you have received. Could you kindly get in touch with via this email, thecrown@geronimo-inns.co.uk Kind regards Aline

Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

Popped into The Crown after the City Vs Wharf relay race. Nice place with a great atmosphere. The guys were happy as it had a great beer and wine selection. We didn't attempt to order food. But I'll def be coming back to check out...More

Thank Jean-Junior M
The_Crown_Bow, Guest Relations Manager at The Crown, responded to this reviewResponded 22 June 2017

Glad you had a great time with us! We hope you have popped back or are hoping too soon! Hollie, Sales and Marketing Coordinator

Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

Came in for a Sunday roast, as the price was 17.5£ i was expecting it to be a little bit better than what i got. Two thin slices of beef, watery gravy and three potatoes.. very nice service, friendly and welcoming! We also came in...More

Thank gytek
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

Good roasts. Nice beers. Amazing location. Outdoor seating. But very very popular, if you haven't booked when it's nice and sunny forget it. Love it.

Thank Alex S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub
Meals
Drinks, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 22:30
Monday
10:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 23:00
Thursday
10:00 - 23:00
Friday
10:00 - 23:00
Saturday
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 223 Grove Road, London E3 5SN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > East End / East London
  • Neighbourhood: East End / East London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 8880 7261
  • E-mail
Description
A light and airy jewel of a pub just opposite the gates to Victoria Park, home to buzz and banter, comfort and charm, as befits an East End boozer. Couple this with a delicious range of hearty English cooking and an array of fine wines and ales as well and you can see why the Crown is so popular with locals and visitors alike.

The Crown is a cool and unique pub to catch up with friends in the East End, whether out front in the beer garden, upstairs on one of the terraces or in the main bar on one of the faux fur stools with full views of the range of real ales, bottles beers and a beautiful selection of fine wines.
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