11.30-2.30 & 6pm-11pm

Food will be served
11.45-2.00 & 6.45-9pm

12 Noon-10.30pm
Food will be served
12 noon-3pm.

Restaurant closed
Sunday & Monday

Opening Times

The Crown is a charming
beamed country pub

Our main menu offers a
wide range of home cooked dishes

Get some well deserved
rest in our cosy rooms

4 Real Ales available
from rack cask stillage.

The Crown is a charming beamed country pub situated in a quiet country village approximately 2 miles outside the picturesque market town of Saffron Walden and a brisk ten minute walk away from Home Farm fishing lake and camping site. Home Farm Fishery


Food &

An extensive home cooked menu is available every lunchtime alongside a lighter menu with sandwiches, baguettes and ploughmans. Our evening menu is available Tuesday-Saturday.[inclusive] Racked cask stillage is used for dispensing an excellent range of beers,with affordable house wines and hot drinks also available.

The new


Our recently added separate dining area is proving to be very popular for business and club meetings as well as a great venue for birthday parties and other special occasions. Or, you could always dine 'al-fresco' on our covered patio area.


Beers &

There are usually 4 Real Ales available from rack cask stillage behind the bar.

A selection from Adnams The Bitter [3.7] or Broadside[ 4.7] together with Woodfordes Wherry [3.8] and Greene King Abbot Ale [5.0]. At certain times changes may be made with alternative ales from local breweries.

In addition we serve Stella Artois & Carlsberg lagers, Guinness, and Aspalls cider. For the wine lover we stock a select range of wines from around the world. And finally we keep a traditional range of spirits and liqueurs.

Stella Artois
Green King


All our food is freshly prepared to order. Our main menu offers a wide range of homecooked dishes from steak and mushroom pie to lasagne or moussaka. All our dishes are served with fresh seasonal vegetables & chips or salad. We also offer a selection of vegetarian dishes and a varied fresh fish menu. For those with a lighter appetite why not choose from our wide range of  Sandwiches and Baguettes.



Join us on any Sunday for our traditional Roast Sunday Lunch. See Sunday Dining (click above) for the full menu. A childrens menu is also available freshly prepared to order.

To finish with, we are sure you will find something tempting on our pudding menu, bread & butter pudding, apple crumble to name a couple. Our Menu Boards are changed Daily


Come and join us on a Wednesday Evening for 'Fine Trad Jazz' featuring some of the best local musicians around. You can just turn up, have a drink & listen to Great Jazz.

Fine Trad


Come and join us on a Wednesday Evening for 'Fine Trad Jazz' featuring some of the best local musicians around. You can just turn up, have a drink & listen to Great Jazz.

Or why not book a table and enjoy our fine cooking at the same time. All in a Friendly, Relaxed Atmosphere.



So why not come and join us on the last Sunday of every month and take part in the "Little Walden" village quiz. A fun friendly affair with teams of 2 to 8 players, all competing for the prestigious "Arbery Cup"!

There's a raffle with lots of fun prizes all donated by the village.(All proceeds go to the Village Hall Fund, so please keep the raffle prizes coming!). It's only £1.00 per person to enter with free nibbles.


All our rooms sleep 2 with full en suite facilities, TV as well as Tea & Coffee making facilities. We also offer a choice of Continental or Full English breakfast.

There is plenty to do and see in the locality with Linton Zoo just down the road. Also nearby are historic Cambridge (7 miles), Saffron Walden (2 miles) and we are only 15 miles from Stansted Airport

Situated as we are amidst glorious countryside there are some fantastic local walks and, with our extensive menus and drinks, you
will be able to spend the days exploring the area around us, secure in the knowledge that a hearty meal awaits your return.

And of course, if you stay during the winter months, you'll be able to spend the evening relaxing by our open log fires.

Prices for our rooms start from £80 For any further enquires and all bookings please phone 01799 522475

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