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The Crown

$$ - $$$, British,
104 Birchfield Road, Widnes WA8 7TE, England
+44 151 424 4077
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“pork” (8 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
104 Birchfield Road, Widnes WA8 7TE, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Just come out for a family meal, this restaurant is amazing the homemade chips are delicious and the service is spot on. Would recommend anyone to come here

1  Thank jaynemcilwrath
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A real jem of a place with good service tasty food and a traditional feel about the place. The homemade pate was fab and the whiting was very moorish! Mains was fish and chips for my wife and three pig piggy for me. Lovely

Thank MarcandLauraB
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Just home from the Crown after enjoying an excellent meal and great friendly service. Really nice atmosphere, tastefully decorated . The garlic and chilli prawn starter with warm bread was perfect and the main of Chicken Supreme with wild mushrooms was outstanding. Top marks to...More

Thank paul t
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

For a pub this was very pleasing to get food that is so fresh and hot and very tasty too , staff where brilliant and I've been here a few times and it's never disappointed.

Thank PaulHunt1986
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Gorgeous Christmas dinner with work colleagues. Had the soup served with lovely bread for dipping and croutons. Turkey with all the trimmings and luscious sherry trifle to finish. Absolutely delicious. All our party enjoyed their meals. Thoroughly recommend.

Thank Karen A
Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

Lovely meal I ordered xmas menu duck excellent same as lamb superb. The crowning glory was trifle brought back so many memories of sunday teatime so light but delicious.

Thank Chris G
Reviewed 5 December 2017 via mobile

Family visit. Service and food ok, just well over priced for what is was. Its the only pub I know the charges £1 for glass of soda water. Think is disgusting.

Thank Keef G
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

The Sunday roast is absolutely divine great size portions highly recommended definitely go back . Delicious!!!

Thank Debbie C
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Arrived at the Crown with no pre-booking. As we only wanted a table for two and had time on our hands decided to stay for a few drinks and see what the place was like for a future meal out. we chatted with the bar...More

1  Thank Paul K
Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

Went on recommendation and can honestly say we were not disappointed. All the meals we saw coming out of the kitchen looked great and freshly cooked. I had a Tikka Masala and one of the many excellent, friendly and helpful staff asked me if I...More

Thank KSBaxter
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 104 Birchfield Road, Widnes WA8 7TE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cheshire  >  Widnes
  • Phone Number: +44 151 424 4077
The Crown Inn first opened in the 1840’s, we have retained the traditional pub feeling, but we are also a restaurant serving the finest homemade food.Here at The Crown we have a great passion for good food. All of our dishes are freshly prepared on the premises by our team of dedicated & professional Chefs. Please note our menu changes frequently depending on what fresh ingredients are available.We have a fine selection of wines which are available by the bottle or the glass, as well as our normal range of beers, cask ales, spirits & soft drinks.We also welcome large groups for special events & can provide quality buffets. Pre orders are available for guests with special dietary requirements or for those looking to eat something extra special.
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