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The Old Crown

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$$ - $$$
Bar, British, Pub
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466 Aldermans Green Road, Coventry CV2 1NP, England
+44 24 7636 2438
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12:00 - 21:00
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 - 17:00
Mon - Sat 12:00 - 21:00
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Showing 114: English reviews
Coventry, England, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We go here quite often and have never been disappointed the food is excellent and the staff good pint as well what more can you ask for best pub grub around and the carvery is very good recommend you book for that lovely

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Thank Douggie D
Coventry, England, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Lovely Carvery, polite staff, reasonable price. Will definitely return. Advise to book a table if going for Sunday lunch.

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Thank Steve E
Bulkington, United Kingdom
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123 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Friendly local public house serving real ales. Christmas menu is imaginative and caters for all tastes. Portions are generous, well cooked and service is friendly and attentive. Excellent value for money.

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Thank John E
Dublin, Ireland
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16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Was over in Coventry for the weekend visiting family and went here for Sunday lunch and have to say it was the best I ever had... The beef just melted in my mouth and the gravy was delicious.. also the chocolate fudge cake with ice cream was heavenly.... the Staff were extremely friendly and i would definitely recommend this place... More 

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Thank Tracey A
Coventry, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016

My wife and I went for the first time and we will be going there every time we go out for a meal the food was excellent my steak pie I never taste one so good, and my wife had the chicken and bacon and bq sauce and cheese now she wants to back as she loved it all the... More 

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Thank allan305
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016

dont know what {hally87} was going on about, we go there every week if they turned up late say about 4pm, when we where there at 1pm when meal's start at 12pm they want to get there early, to day 7-10-2016 my wife and i have just had two lovely meals. wife faggots and peas with chips me steak and... More 

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Thank eugene a
Coventry, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Did not think much of the carvery at all. There was hardly any meat left of the three choices so I ended up with gristly scraps. The lady behind me ended up with even less. No Yorkshire puddings left. The roast potatoes were vile, lukewarm and barely cooked. They were definitely frozen ones and the gravy was like treacle. The... More 

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Thank hally87
Bulkington, United Kingdom
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123 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016

Popular community public house situated on outskirts of Coventry. New menu just introduced offering 2 main meals for £9.

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Thank John E
Coventry, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

I was told that the carvery here was good, and it's absolutely true best carvery I've ever had, staff were friendly and a nice atmosphere definitely be going back, my husband also said try the rabbit and black pudding pie very tasty.

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Thank Kimberley M
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Friendly hosts- very helpful! Lovely pub in beautiful setting. Would definitely return there. We were staying for one night, just my son and I. The room was self contained, on suite bathroom.

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Thank Lynsey M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$6 - US$19
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 17:00
Monday
12:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 21:00
Thursday
12:00 - 21:00
Friday
12:00 - 21:00
Saturday
12:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 466 Aldermans Green Road, Coventry CV2 1NP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Midlands  >  Coventry
  • Phone Number: +44 24 7636 2438
Description
The Old Crown is a traditional English pub offering fantastic home cooked food at affordable prices.

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?