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The Crown Post

57 Church Street, Harwich CO12 3DS, England
+44 1255 553131
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good22%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“chicken kiev” (4 reviews)
“pudding” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
British, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
57 Church Street, Harwich CO12 3DS, England
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Reviewed 18 March 2018

Booked for a party of 15 and everything was very well organised. Owner brought menus through to pub next door and all food was served quickly despite the size of the party. Building is beautifully renovated and allows for a private dining experience at the...More

Thank Lyn073
Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

We booked here for a large family meal following the rugby. We were warmly welcomed in the pub next door. We chose from the menu & continued to enjoy our time in the pub. We were summoned from the pub when our meals were ready....More

Thank bonniethecat
Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

Great food, reasonably priced, excellent service and good beer will definitely be coming here again.

Thank Kevin s
Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

A little unwelcoming, but nice cozy place. Not as busy as I’d hoped but food very nice. Wing of skate was wonderful. Apple crumble and custard very nice. Just needs a bit of atmosphere and some more diners and they whole package will be there....More

Thank lisa d
Reviewed 8 December 2017

Our party of 9 visited the Crown Post mid week and all had the Christmas Party menu which was a varied selection of three courses for £19.95. The service was faultless . All courses served quickly and efficiently and proved to be excellent value for...More

Thank RustyHarwich
Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

We just had our annual office Xmas get together lunch . We had a warm welcome. The staff really looked after us . The good was served quickly and the attention to detail was brilliant. The staff did a great job serving up the food...More

Thank Tony C
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

2 courses for £12. We shared a Camembert for starters then thought we'd have main and dessert for our two courses. I had Kiev and my partner had Sampi and we was stuffed. I do love a dessert and was looking forward to Apple Crumble...More

1  Thank Madhucks
Reviewed 12 September 2017

Very good Sunday lunch at very good price in a nice location. Service was good and it was nice and relaxed - they didn't rush us to get the table back! Good selection for Sunday lunch and the pork I had was cooked very well...More

Thank dcockrill
Reviewed 20 July 2017

This restaurant is under new management, been there for three months at the time of writing this review. This is a nice old building that is full of character. We received a warm welcome on arrival and settled on a few drinks in the bar...More

1  Thank Ian T
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

I always enjoy meals at the crown post. The food is fresh and home cooked and the portions are a good size. I have never been disappointed with my choice. The history of the building is easy to see as soon as you walk in...More

Thank FrancescaWar
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 57 Church Street, Harwich CO12 3DS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Harwich
  • Phone Number: +44 1255 553131
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