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Crown & Anchor

33 High Street, Shoreham-by-Sea BN43 5DD, England
+44 1273 463500
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good29%
  • Average13%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible13%
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
33 High Street, Shoreham-by-Sea BN43 5DD, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

some old friends wanted to take us out to Sunday lunch in Shoreham by Sea to celebrate our recent move here. we suggested the Crown & Anchor as we have had some good food there in the past. we had a reservation for 1.30 but...More

Thank hilde m
Reviewed 1 week ago

some old friends wanted to take us out to Sunday lunch in Shoreham to celebrate our recent move here. we suggested the Crown & Anchor as we have had some good food there in the past. we had a reservation for 1.30 but arrived early...More

Thank hilde m
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I went out for lunch with a friend last Thursday to check out the new menu, and I have to say, I was really impressed with the quality of food and service. I had the vegetarian burger, which was delicious and my friend went for...More

Thank kawon3891
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had two good meals in the summer but the food last night was awful! The cod was grey and there was very little of it. The brownie pudding was much too sweet and I love sweet.

Thank Debra K
Reviewed 18 October 2017

We have always loved eating here and can only presume a change in the chef and/or owner. Visiting a few days ago and after a very lengthy walk, we decided to treat our selves to their chicken pie. What a mistake, hardly any chicken in...More

Thank julieelkin
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

Some nice drinks and garden looking over the river. Staff are keen and nice but it's a pity about the food. I'd advise popping into the garden for a drink or two but that's it ☺

Thank Kevin L
Reviewed 7 October 2017

This was always our go to eatery when visiting Shoreham, the food used to be so good we would make special trips out there to eat here. Sadly though the pub & restaurant look great, under new ownership the restaurant has really gone down hill...More

1  Thank LynetteTate
Reviewed 28 September 2017

I would describe the cooking in this pub as 'lazy'. The prawn & clam linguine was a tomato sauce with no flavour. Three large prawns and a few clams were put on top of the pasta! The tuna steak was overcooked and chewy. The waitress...More

1  Thank Leelee1971
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

If I could give half a star I would! I had high hopes for this place for its lovely food as I've been here about 4 years ago was lovely went back today they must have changed management/chef because the food was shocking we had...More

Thank whatsyaname
Reviewed 9 September 2017

As a party of 5 we decided on a whim to go here. The whole experience was wrong and left me irrationally angry. We were tucked way back in a corner up on the balcony. The server was or seemed to be very helpful, important...More

2  Thank GFrankers
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Mary L
13 February 2017|
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Response from gg666 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry never done the quiz there
11 August 2016|
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Response from Kate111113 | Reviewed this property |
Well behaved and on the lead
Tom O
8 August 2015|
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Response from marktiger69 | Reviewed this property |
Some on the street but restricted but car park not far about 5 mins walk
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$23
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids, View
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 33 High Street, Shoreham-by-Sea BN43 5DD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Sussex  >  Shoreham-by-Sea
  • Phone Number: +44 1273 463500
The Crown and Anchor is open for daily for breakfast, lunch and dinner 10am till 9.30Pm. Private dining on request. Function room available for hire.
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