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The Crown Inn

Crown Street, Harbury CV33 9HE, England
+44 1926 614995
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good15%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible5%
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Bar, British, Pub, European
$$ - $$$
Crown Street, Harbury CV33 9HE, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My London friend was enchanted by the lovely village setting of Harbury and by the marvellous warm welcome to The Crown. So was my little dog Daisy who snuggled up cosily between us on a window seat. My friend was thrilled to find gluten free...More

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John M, Owner at The Crown Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi there, Many thanks for your kind words. We're always delighted to hear positive and constructive feedback. Apologies if the scallops weren't particularly on point for you. We are launching our next menu in mid September, and the scallops are going to be with a...More

Reviewed 11 August 2017

We are Daventry Ramblers and chose this pub to end one of our walks. It is a cozy and comfortable pub with a village feel and we were struck with the professionalism of the bar staff pouring excellent Doombar and Cumberland beer. The lunch was...More

1  Thank RayScrivens
John M, Owner at The Crown Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2017

Hi Ray, Thank you so much for your glowing review. The staff are always so grateful when we get such lovely feedback. Our Autumn menu will be in full swing from mid September, so we look forward to seeing you to give that a test...More

Reviewed 27 June 2017

I organise the church men's group lunch every month, which can range between 5-15 chaps, but regardless of numbers the Crown always does a great job in accommodating us. The range of food is excellent and the 2 meals for the price of one in...More

3  Thank John G
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Returned after a poor experience some years ago to a much improved experience. We were served at the bar and chatted to by the staff and locals and decided to stay for food. Good range on the menu including vegetarian. We started with scallops with...More

2  Thank heathervickerman
John M, Owner at The Crown Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 3 May 2017

Hi Heather, Thank you so much for your lovely review after your recent visit. It is always good to hear our guest's feedback. We hope to see you again in the near future. Kind regards, John

Reviewed 17 April 2017

Went for a Carvery lunch on a Sunday. The hosts were nice. The place has the traditional pub feel. The food was ok. Desserts were better.

Thank anandwho
John M, Owner at The Crown Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 21 April 2017

Hi there, Many thanks for taking the time to leave you're feedback. I hope you are able to pop back to try our full menu that we run from Tuesday to Saturday sometime too. Kind regards, John

Reviewed 15 April 2017

Having read a number of glowing reviews we were a little disappointed. The starters were fine but nothing out of the ordinary. For my main course I had selected a homemade burger. It was certainly homemade as it was almost falling apart. However, it too...More

Thank Stuart H
John M, Owner at The Crown Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 16 April 2017

Hi Stuart, Thank you for your honest feedback. I am of course disappointed that you weren't wholly satisfied, but certainly happy to take on suggestions, so the burger will certainly be getting a little more garnishing from now on. The gammon is sliced straight from...More

Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Visited with my Mum for lunch, nice to find a lunchtime menu with some different offerings. Delicious home cooked food, good size portions and the bonus was that it was buy one get one free. So lovely lunch for 2 including drinks, just over £20,...More

2  Thank neetwa
John M, Owner at The Crown Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 21 April 2017

Thank you so much for your glowing review. We hope to see you again soon. Kind regards, John

Reviewed 26 March 2017

The Crown has changed hands recently but the new hosts Amanda and John are really making a go of it. It's a proper local village pub and deserves everyone's support. Harbury is a lovely village and a visit to the Crown is a must. Three...More

1  Thank deanothebaggie
John M, Owner at The Crown Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 30 March 2017

Hi Deano, Thank you so much for your kind words and support. We are really enjoying being a part of village life, and looking forward to a busy future here. See you again soon.

Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

I originally left this review on Facebook with 2 stars but seen as they've decided to hide it I thought I'd leave another with another star removed for trying to hide it. The positives: food was good, my steak was well cooked and though the...More

4  Thank imtomfraser
Faringtons C, Manager at The Crown Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 4 January 2017

Thankyou for your review No review on our Facebook has been seen so we have not removed anything You were with a party of 5 sitting in our bar area, you ordered all your food separately from our bar menu but requested that all meals...More

Reviewed 18 December 2016

Dinner here pre Xmas was very convivial and friendly from all the locals and staff.We had starters of garlic prawns,garlic mushrooms followed by rump steak with piping hot French fries and vegetables served separately,sea bass and prawns,Thai green curry with accompaniments.Good portions served and all...More

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24 August 2016|
Response from Faringtons C | Property representative |
Yes the meat is carved in front of you and you help yourself to veg. Table of 5 you can sit in the bar area anytime or f you wanted to sit in the restaurant I can get you in around 1.30pm please call 0126 614995 should... More
Hannah S
3 August 2016|
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Response from Faringtons C | Property representative |
Yes in our bar area kind regards Michelle
Faringtons C
hi Jane thank you for you comments on your visit to the crown on mothering Sunday but i feel if you had brought this to our attention on the day the staff and management would have been only too happy to help you and your party as we take every comment good or bad very serious . as for staff being weighed down with Tesco carrier bags the member of staff was the owner and was given birthday cakes candle and cake stand for a birthday party booking that was booked in the same day as you we do not buy our produce from tesco all our food is cooked fresh and locally sourced again if you had asked us on the day we would have been happy to tell you As for the draughty doors we have recently taken over the crown only four months ago when we moved in there wasn't any doors only a curtain we have totally refurbished the pub and the restaurant and plan for more improvements we can only apologize if you didn't like the soup but i can assure you we don't use Heinz tinned soup but i can assure you if you had brought that to our attention on the day we would have been only to happy to help you we are also sorry that you felt the box of milk tray chocolates wasn't to your liking once again if you had brought this to our attention on the day we would have been only to happy to change it for something else as it it important that everyone that visits the crown leave happy with a enjoyable experience of the crown inn harbury kind regards neil and michelle (owners of the crown)
13 April 2015|
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Response from JaneofReading | Reviewed this property |
Did you receive my response yesterday? I did not write the poor review, that was Jane D of Reading
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$24
Bar, British, Pub, European
Drinks, Lunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Street Parking, Digital Payments
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Crown Street, Harbury CV33 9HE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Warwickshire  >  Harbury
  • Phone Number: +44 1926 614995
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Family run, fresh food establishment with great traditional and contemporary dishes. Friendly atmosphere with a traditional touch. Just 10 minutes from Leamington Spa and Warwick, and close to M40.
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