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The Crown

) #4 of 91 Restaurants in Widnes $$ - $$$ , British,
104 Birchfield Road, Widnes WA8 7TE, England
+44 151 424 4077
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good30%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“pork” (8 reviews)
“burger” (14 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
104 Birchfield Road, Widnes WA8 7TE, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Crown is now one of our regular places for Sunday lunch . My wife had the Sunday lunch and I by way of a change had the Gammon Steak. Both excellent - large portions (too large for my wife) . The food quality just...More

Thank Alanhoughgreen
Reviewed 1 week ago

We eat at the crown regularly the food is always great, varied menu, reasonably priced. Friendly staff. Makes it a fab place to dine.

Thank mazzatat1
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

A birthday treat with the family the meal was hot and very tasty. In Fact I couldn't finish all of mine.well worth the money . Couldn't find fault with anything and all the family were satisfied would recommend . best to book on a Sunday....More

Thank rumbam2014
Reviewed 3 July 2017

Came in Friday,oresdred a burger for myself and a chicken burger for my partner this and 3 drinks between us (mine cordial) came to nearly £35 the burger was not the best I have had very greasy to the point the bottom,of the bun was...More

2  Thank cornwalldreamer56
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

I feel the need to review as i keep telling everybody how good the burgers are! They are right up there if not better than all these trendy burger bars in Liverpool. How ever i went yesterday for about the 6th time and it was...More

Thank jonmc120
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

We visited The Crown for Sunday lunch on our way to the Elton John concert. After having lost faith in pubs serving any kind of decent Sunday lunch we arrived not expecting too much. Wow !! The Crown gave us a very friendly welcome into...More

Thank Bluegirl57
Reviewed 21 June 2017

The food maybe a little more expensive than normal pub food but it is all home cooked, the mash potatoes are to die for, it is all fresh vegetables. We have been back a few times and will continue going.

Thank LAC24566
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

Went the pub midweek and it was very quiet, only couple tables. The service was good but food unfortunately let us down. To start with we ordered spring rolls and chicken wings which was ok but we definitely excepted more than two spring rolls. Lamb...More

Thank Agne K
Reviewed 4 June 2017

We were recommended this pub by a lovely receptionist at the hotel where we were staying. Truthfully, it wouldnt have been the sort of pub Id have gone into having only seen it from the roadside, but it was seeing people sitting out in the...More

Thank Gail T
Reviewed 28 May 2017

We felt as though we had travelled around the world to find the pub but finally we reached our destination and it was well worth it, as the food was divine, as was the service. We will definitely go back.

Thank Batester
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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
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene
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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