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The Old Crown Coaching Inn

   Food & Wine   



An imaginative venue for locally sourced fine dining from chef Samuel Squires. Serving modern gastronomy in a relaxed, elegant and quirky environment.

The Old Crown Coaching Inn has been awarded two rosettes by the AA Guide, as well as a 4* rating for our hotel. This prestigious recognition is a testament to our team's hard work and dedication in providing exceptional culinary experiences and quality accommodation. The AA Guide is one of the most respected and prestigious hospitality awards in the UK, and we are proud to have received this honour.

Please note, the fine dining restaurant menus below are sample menus and are subject to change.

The Old Crown Coaching Inn Full English Breakfast


Start your day with a delicious breakfast cooked with high-quality and local ingredients. Choose from a range of cooked options from our breakfast menu, from traditional English breakfasts to Eggs Benedict. Serving breakfast 7-days per week for both residents and non-residents.

Monday-Friday: 07:30 - 10:00

Saturday & Sunday: 09:00 - 11:00


A la Carte

We have curated a truly outstanding menu to enjoy. We support British farmers and artisan producers with a menu that is produce and flavour driven. 

Samuel and his kitchen team use the finest seasonal ingredients to create unique fine-dining dishes with a contemporary twist. Voted Best Restaurant 2024 in the Ox in a Box Food Awards.

Table reservations for Monday-Saturday from 12:00 to 14:30 and 18:00 to 20:30.


Tasting Menu

Our focus is on providing a luxurious and indulgent experience through exceptional cuisine and drinks. In addition to our evening menu, we offer a tasting menu that allows you to explore a variety of exquisite flavors. To enhance your culinary journey, we offer a wine flight option that perfectly complements each course, elevating your senses to new heights. Please note, this menu is available with prior booking and notice (evenings only Wed-Sat).

The Old Crown Coaching Inn Roast Beef


Join us in our Ballroom for Sunday lunch. 

There is a reason we are listed as one of the best Sunday lunch restaurants in the U.K. by Muddy Stilettos.

Menu changes weekly, menu below is sample only.





"For me, excellence lies in the small details, brought together lovingly and patiently in a constant quest for perfection in cooking and hospitality."

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