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The Crown Inn - Reading

Foxhill Lane Playhatch, Reading, United Kingdom, RG4 9QN
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Open daily for Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Facilities
  • Disabled Access
  • Weddings and Other Private Parties Catered for

About The Crown Inn - Reading

The Crown is a charming 18th century Inn that offers a warm welcome, excellent food plus superb accommodation and plenty of space for parties, meetings and weddings.

Set in the picturesque hamlet of Playhatch. Close to Reading, Henley-on-Thames and Maidenhead, The Crown is the perfect place to get away from it all.

Cuisine: British
Dress Code: Smart Casual
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Visited On Thursday, 14 February 2019

A most enjoyable lunch, we will be back soon.

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Visited On Sunday, 10 February 2019

The Sunday carvery was fantastic, great quality food and value for money.

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Visited On Sunday, 10 February 2019

Good service, good food! Will come again!

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Visited On Sunday, 10 February 2019

I went for the sunday roast and it's great!

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Visited On Monday, 04 February 2019

Please put your steak sandwich back on the menu - we love and miss it for lunch!

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Visited On Sunday, 03 February 2019

The Crown at Playhatch is a great country hotel which is first class, value for money.Everything is excellent. I cannot fault anything. The staff,service,food, ambiance is all 100%.

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Visited On Sunday, 03 February 2019

Great service and fantastic food

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Visited On Saturday, 02 February 2019

Fabulous waiting staff. Friendly and efficient even when busy.

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Visited On Saturday, 02 February 2019

Sinead was excellent throughout making sure my requests for all 24 of us were followed. Really pleased, a very nice evening thanks.

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Visited On Sunday, 27 January 2019

Salad was dry, food has been better. toilets not up and running for price didn’t feel value for money

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Visited On Saturday, 26 January 2019

Great service as always - will be back soon!

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Visited On Sunday, 27 January 2019

A superb Sunday lunch perfectly delivered by very attentive and polite staff. Would definetely recommend.

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Visited On Sunday, 27 January 2019

We come here time and again for the Sunday carvery - it is delicious and you get so much meat. Love it!

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Visited On Sunday, 27 January 2019

Lovely Sunday roast as usual - can’t be beaten !!

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Visited On Thursday, 24 January 2019

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Visited On Tuesday, 22 January 2019

Good food, very attentive service and a relaxed atmosphere. Have eaten at the Crown many times over the last 10 years and It never disappoints.

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Visited On Sunday, 20 January 2019

We had a 20 minute wait for our table. carvery meat was lovely and plentiful, veg was luke warm at best.

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Visited On Sunday, 20 January 2019

There’s too many people squeezed in you can’t even have a drink before dinner as there no where to stand. Service was it’s usual standard not very good. I understand on a Sunday your full but get more staff in.

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Visited On Saturday, 19 January 2019

The Crown offers value to money and good service from cheerful staff both this time and when I have been there before

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Visited On Saturday, 19 January 2019

We come relatively regularly either on Sat evening or for the carvery and it never disappoints

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Visited On Friday, 18 January 2019

Excellent will definitely visit again

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Visited On Sunday, 13 January 2019

We had an enjoyable meal, but the buffet lunch was a little on the cool side unfortunately. Good staff. Thanks

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Visited On Sunday, 13 January 2019

We enjoyed a lovely family Sunday lunch at the Crown, excellent service and very generous portions. We will definitely be back!

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Visited On Sunday, 13 January 2019

Love this place! Service was good, apart from our drinks order - very slow and I appreciate the bar may have been busy, but perhaps those sitting waiting to dine should have a dedicated bar or staff to handle their drinks order.

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Visited On Sunday, 13 January 2019

We had the Sunday Lunch Buffet menu which was delicious and plentiful, served by very attentive staff. Will definately visit again and recommend.

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