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The Crown Inn

$$ - $$$British, ,
1 Nidon Lane, Catcott, Bridgwater TA7 9HQ, England
+44 1278 722288
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Overview
  • Excellent81%
  • Very good13%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (66 reviews)
“pudding” (38 reviews)
“pork” (18 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
CUISINES
British, Pub, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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LOCATION
1 Nidon Lane, Catcott, Bridgwater TA7 9HQ, England
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1 - 10 of 589 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had baked cod loin from the 'specials' board and thoroughly enjoyed our meal by a roaring log fire. Proprietors and staff were exeedingly friendly and nothing seemed too much trouble. We will be back next time we're in the area.

Thank Geoff L
Rowena K, Owner at The Crown Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks Geoff, pleased you enjoyed your meals and certainly look forward to seeing you again Regards Row

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just had the perfect blue steak! A chef who knows what blue means! Very tender and melted in the mouth.

Thank Lesley S
Rowena K, Owner at The Crown Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Happy days, glad you enjoyed it Thank you

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a lovely time here. We were very well looked after and the food was excellent. All the staff were really friendly. We will definitely come again.

Thank nataliep742018
Rowena K, Owner at The Crown Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Our pleasure.......see you soon Regards Row

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went here again last night for the Sunday carvery. As always it was fabulous. The beef and pork were so tender and very tasty. The selection of vegetables is second to none with special mention of the roast parsnips and red cabbage. Everything is piping...More

Thank Sueb268
Rowena K, Owner at The Crown Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks Sue, lovely to know you enjoyed our carvery again Keep coming back Regards Row

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Arranged a mini stag event for a group of 6 of us to dine at this lovely country pub Wide range of ales and ciders available and the menu is varied enough to suit all tastes The mixed grill is highly recommended but any thing...More

Thank Rich F
Rowena K, Owner at The Crown Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

A great night was had by all, thanks for joining us and all the best for the future wedding, see you again soon Dan

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Another cold and snowy Sunday was enhanced by a visit to our favourite pub for a splendid roast dinner. I can’t say anything other than you will not be disappointed by a visit to this establishment. You can’t beat a family run pub that always...More

Thank Mark H
Rowena K, Owner at The Crown Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you, see you again soon Row

Reviewed 21 March 2018 via mobile

Treated to a Sunday Carvery by my sister and brother in law, my first visit here but it certainly won’t be the last!!! I had an amazing meal the turkey melted in my mouth...the Yorkshire’s were perfect crisp and fluffy in the inside (just like...More

1  Thank suedixon1965
Rowena K, Owner at The Crown Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Good home cooking hopefully at its best, can't beat a traditional roast, look forward to seeing you again soon Row

Reviewed 21 March 2018

We moved into the village 6 months ago and were made to feel very welcome. The food is outstanding, homemade & good portion sizes. The desserts are just amazing! The carvery on a Sunday is beautiful.....in fact since moving here, we've cooked Sunday dinner twice...More

Thank Laura B
Rowena K, Owner at The Crown Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

We love you too......and really appreciate your support Thank you

Reviewed 21 March 2018 via mobile

Felt very welcomed defo be going back food was 100% would defo recommend anyone to go there be taking the kids next ti.e as they are welcome there as well and got a lovely play park out the back which j didn't no off

Thank Tony G
Rowena K, Owner at The Crown Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 22 March 2018

Your always welcome, hope the new play area will be great for the kids in the summer Row

Reviewed 15 March 2018

It is becoming difficult to find a genuine real country pub serving honest tasty home cooked food these days. Yes, there's plenty of "Chain type" pubs with extensive menu choices, however, the vast majority of those serve freshly defrosted meals with no actual local produce...More

Thank barryemery
Rowena K, Owner at The Crown Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 17 March 2018

Thank you, it's great that you enjoyed your meals, comments,like that make it so worthwhile Opento see you again Row

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Sally A
21 January 2018|
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Response from Rowena K | Property representative |
12 to 2 and evening 6 to 8
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Michael L
6 May 2017|
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Response from Rowena K | Property representative |
We have a dedicated fryer for chips, and our chips are gluten free not coated in a crisping agent, we also have a great selection of gluten free options on our menu which we are happy to discuss with you Regards Jess
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Lucas G
5 April 2017|
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Response from Rowena K | Property representative |
Certainly do and they are proper potatoes not coated so gluten free too, also do new potatoes, jacket, mash and herby dice
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$8 - US$25
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, View, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Nidon Lane, Catcott, Bridgwater TA7 9HQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Bridgwater  >  Catcott
  • Phone Number: +44 1278 722288
  • E-mail
Description
A traditional family run welcoming freehold country inn, over 400 years old and still retaining much of the charm and features of a typical old british pub, locally sourced homecooked menu, specials board, local fully matured steaks and grills and a very popular Sunday lunchtime and evening carvery Families are welcome with junior menu options, highchairs available upon request, well behaved dogs welcome (fireside tables only) Great selection of cask ales, lagers and ciders, cosy open log fire for the winter months and large beer garden and play area for the summer. New Wagon Wheel restaurant and function room (refurbished October 16) ideal for larger groups and private parties, buffets, weddings catered for.
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