To make a booking please ring 01245 360359
"Fate, friendship and food - A winning combination."
What's on in December...
We strongly recommend booking, if you wish to eat on our entertainment nights, or on Friday and Saturday evenings and especially all-day Sunday. Telephone 01245 360359.
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Our CHRISTMAS MENU will be available from 1st-24th December.
CHRISTMAS DAY MENU - £80 p.p. - one sitting at 3.30pm.
£30 p.p. non-returnable deposit, required by 10th December.
CANCELLATION ’STAND-BY’ RESERVATIONS ONLY FOR CHRISTMAS DAY. However, the bar is open for drinks from 12 noon to 2.30pm.
BOXING DAY MENU - The same as Christmas Day, less the Lemon Sorbet and Fish Course - £40 p.p. PRE-BOOKINGS ONLY. £10 p.p. non-returnable deposit. Service from 12 noon until 4.00pm.
Click HERE for all the variations in our times and regular service over the holiday period.
SATURDAY 15th : LIVE MUSIC WITH ‘OINK’ 8.00pm
SECOND WEDNESDAY IN THE MONTH : THE PIANO GIRL 7.00pm
FOURTH WEDNESDAY IN THE MONTH: JAZZ NIGHT 8.00pm (Excl. Dec)
We have a MAIN MENU, a rotating 'SPECIALS MENU' with vegetarian and vegan options, plus a SNACK MENU.
The 'Rose' business is under the ownership of Ben Johnson, who was brought up in Great Waltham. At the 'Rose' we take pride in being a genuinely independent local pub. We offer a warm, friendly welcome, traditional ales including the local 'Bishop Nick' beers, a real log fire (in the winter!) and a varied menu with traditional country products, fresh seafood and Italian specials... Keep reading
Pino of the Hotel Lago Paolo, Italy, brings Mediterranean passion and flair. James, an honours graduate of Braintree College, brings a passion for traditional cuisine, using the very best of local produce. They are aided by guest chef, Stephan, along with our newest chef, Harrison. The result of this wealth of experience and knowledge is seen in the range of innovative and exciting dishes which make up the menu at the Rose and Crown.
Monday - Friday: 11:30am - 2:15pm and 5:30pm - 9:00pm
Saturday & Bank Holidays: 11:30am - 9:00pm
Sunday: 12:00 - 8:00pm
Monday - Thursday: 11:30am - Midnight
Friday & Saturday: 9:00am - 1:00am
Sunday: 12:00 - Midnight