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Royal Oak

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Bar, British, Pub
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Ifield Green, Crawley | West Sussex, Crawley RH11 0ND, England
+44 1293 544444
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crawley
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Myself and husband often drink and eat at the royal oak.we decided to have a sunday lunch...WOW the most amazing roast beef ..so tender..plenty of roast potatoes that were fresh.nice selection of vegetables,beautiful yorkies and gravy was lovely..can highly recommend to anyone..mat and sharon are very welcoming.nothing is too much trouble..

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1 Thank CrawleyNicky1975
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

Can't say dislike , having a dinner there and it was quiet good. An old English pub, nice place for a relaxing.

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Thank Maxboy36
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35 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

Went to the royal oak for a Sunday lunch. We went early but still most tables were reserved fortunately we were able to get a table. Both had the roast beef which was very good. Would recommend and will go back in the future. Good portion sizes, however would have possibly liked more veg.

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Thank Adam P
Winnipeg
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208 reviews
112 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 December 2016

We were going out to dinner and stopped in for a couple of quick pints, good selection of beers, very good service, next time will have to try some of the eats. Will make it back, recommend.

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1 Thank butch447
Northfleet
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67 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 December 2016

Ate here a couple of years ago. It was empty then - a Monday evening. This time, a Friday, it was buzzing but the atmosphere was good, as was the food and real ale. Friendly staff so all in all a pub to be recommended.

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1 Thank Dixonmg
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

We ate here the first time with our 6 year old, when looking for good food in Crawley. It surpassed our expectations! The food was amazing and presented so beautifully. The owners were welcoming and friendly. We will definitely come again!

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1 Thank Lorraine B
Stamford, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 October 2016

Myself, 8 adults a child and baby all had a fantastic meal @ the Royal Oak the night before our holiday 20/9/16. The staff are so helpful and friendly, but most of all genuine. We had not booked a table and rang on the off change, the gent we spoke to advised there was a quiz on but could squeeze... More 

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1 Thank lease24
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Excellant home cooked food. Friendly staff, felt very welcome here. Will certainly visit again soon.

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Thank Madd1e2000
Jersey, United Kingdom
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75 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 September 2016

Got bus down from Gatwick and had a very good vegan curry as it was curry night. Well wo.rth the trip down and very good service

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2 Thank dirkus1962
Sarasota, Florida
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 August 2016

We ate here last night and really enjoyed ourselves and the food and the staff and the dogs and the rabbit. However, we were not told about the Wednesday meal deal, even though it is on an advertising board on the front patio. We only noticed it today when we returned for lunch. Before going, we looked online and saw... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Cheap Eats, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ifield Green, Crawley | West Sussex, Crawley RH11 0ND, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Sussex  >  Crawley
  • Phone Number: +44 1293 544444

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