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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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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
104 Birchfield Road, Widnes WA8 7TE, England
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Reviewed today

Visited with our family for a celebration. Time was limited at the table due to it being fathers day but we had plenty of time to complete our meal. The food was very good and the portions large. Staff need a little training, not all...More

Thank Ann O
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My mum and I came here and had an absolute feast of food. Means offers great variety and we decided to get a few starters to share. The portions were massive even being starters! Lovely staff and brilliant prices. Waiting time wasn't too long at...More

Thank Calico95
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Have eaten at The Crown many times over the years. The food is cooked fresh and is nice. They offer an early bird menu between 17.00 and 18.00 midweek. Having arrived at 17.45 were given menus about 17.50 no early bored option. Did ask to...More

Thank Trispen2002
Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

Me and my wife visited the crown as somewhere new to try, and we was not disappointed. The hostess told us we may have quite a wait as it was very busy but she got us a table within a couple minutes and our order...More

Thank Danny D
Reviewed 23 April 2018

We have been coming to The Crown for several years now and have never left disappointed! There is an excellent general menu with all the pub classics and an alternative chef's special menu which is always spot on. The staff are warm and welcoming and...More

Thank Anne-Marie C
Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

We selected this pub from the TripAdvisor site en route to a recent rugby match in Widnes. All we required was quick pleasant service and a wholesome lunch and we were not disappointed. This is a tidy pub with a good selection of beers including...More

Thank JimMcK2013
Reviewed 30 March 2018

Food delicious as usual You are greeted as you come in taken to your table and drinks order is taken and delivered whilst you peruse the fabulous menu Staff work hard but take time to be friendly ,and attentive Great selection of gin and have...More

Thank sexthyladies
Reviewed 27 March 2018 via mobile

We had afternoon tea today which was lovely, the staff who served us were very friendly and attentive. There was a good choice of food and unlimited tea which was great. However, I do have a complaint. Initially the booking was for a party of...More

Thank christineV4115XC
Reviewed 19 March 2018

The Crown has a good mainly traditional menu that gives you an excellent standard of food. Drinks are reasonably priced although the wine offer is somewhat limited. There are two reasons why I would not rate it as excellent and they might not bother some...More

Thank CheshireFernando
Reviewed 5 March 2018

I travelled from Manchester to meet up with my cousins for Sunday lunch. Having eaten in many average pubs, the Crown was a real delight. The service from the waitresses and the bar staff was excellent. We were served quickly, checked at least twice to...More

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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
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
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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