To make a booking please ring 01245 360359
"Fate, friendship and food - A winning combination."
What's on in March...
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.
MONDAY 25th: QUIZ NIGHT 7.30pm
SUNDAY 31st: MOTHERING SUNDAY - BOOKING ESSENTIAL
£5 deposit per person for tables of six or more (card payment taken over the telephone when booking)
SECOND WEDNESDAY IN THE MONTH : THE PIANO GIRL 7.00pm
FOURTH WEDNESDAY IN THE MONTH: JAZZ NIGHT 8.00pm
EVERY THURSDAY: Two steaks and a bottle of house wine - £35
Click on the relevant ITALICS menu for a print version:
We have a MAIN MENU, a rotating SPECIALS MENU (with vegetarian and vegan options), a SNACK MENU and our newly introduced TAKEAWAY MENU.
COMING SOON: Our pizza takeaway menu. Spent Sunday in the garden and don’t want to cook? Takeaway roasts now available from 4.00pm - 8.00pm. Delivered free of charge within a three mile radius or collect from the pub. Further distances negotiable, depending on the size of the order.
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, Italian specials, plus our expanding vegetarian and vegan options... 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