Here at The Crown Inn, we offer a large range of popular pub classics, steaks, grills & signature dishes such as our homemade pies, along with other delicious seasonal dishes, lunchtime options, snacks & sharers. Our varied specials board also ensures that there is always something new to enjoy. Not forgetting too our range of tempting desserts! We also strive to select locally-sourced meat & other seasonal produce where possible.


We have a number of characterful dining settings, including our ‘Library’, the ‘Pure Drop’ & other cosy dining spaces. For a more private setting, our unique ‘Hardy Room’ offers a timeless & charming setting, with its large central table ideal for up to 12 people. Weather permitting, al fresco dining can be enjoyed within our pleasant, secluded & enclosed garden.


Food Served:

Monday – Saturday: 12:00pm – 2:30pm & 5:00pm – 9:00pm

Sunday: 12:00pm – 2:30pm & 5:00pm – 8:00pm


Our Characterful bar area is ideal for drinks with friends & for that memorable social gathering. Our bar range is extensive, ranging from award-winning Dorset-brewed Hall & Woodhouse Badger Ales, to refreshing lagers & ciders, Guinness & specially-selected wines. In addition, we have an extensive range of spirits, liqueurs, Ports, sherries, brandies, top-shelf whiskies & gins, plus varied soft and alcohol-free drinks. You can also enjoy a selection of hot drinks, like our freshly-ground coffees, floaters, speciality teas & hot chocolate.


So, whether you dine with us, visit us for drinks or just pop in for a coffee break, we’re sure you’ll enjoy the best of Dorset hospitality.


Be sure to check out our special evenings & events below:


Steak Night Tuesdays

Every Tuesday evening from 5pm, enjoy two 6oz sirloin steak meals for just £17.00 – a popular midweek treat.


The ‘Crown’ Sunday Roast

Every Sunday we serve our traditional plated ‘Crown’ Roast, our famous carvery done a little differently. Choose from our selection of perfectly cooked meats or vegetarian/vegan option; served with plenty of vegetables & all the trimmings. We also offer a Sunday menu of varying classics as an alternative.


Happy Hour – Monday – Friday 4:00pm – 6:00pm

Why not visit us for our ‘Happy Hour’ discounts on selected drinks. Perfect timing for a relaxing drink after a busy day!


Gin of the Week – All Day, Every Day!

Enjoy a specially selected gin & tonic for just £6.50. Ask our team for this weeks choice.