'Fate, friendship and food - A winning combination.'

What's on in May, June and July...

Monday 29th May - Grand Opening of the outside decking area 3.00pm

Sunday 18th June - Fathers' Day: Booking essential, normal prices

Wednesday 28th June - Jazz Night 8.00pm

Saturday 8th July - The Best of Them All Music Spectacular: Noon 'til late
Bigger and better than 2016, with a wide range of music from our live bands, plus our house DJ. Free entry.

Every Tuesday: Italian Night - Choice of four pasta's £9.95

Every Thursday: Steak & Grill Night - Two steaks: £35, including a bottle of house wine


If you wish to eat in any of our dining areas, we strongly recommend booking a table for Friday and Saturday evenings, plus all-day Sunday. Make your booking through our 'Open Table' link at the top of the page or telephone 01245 360359.




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


The Chefs... 

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, whilst Stephan, formerly of the prestigious Keystone Group in Australia, brings a knowledge of fusion food and fungi! 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.

TERMS: 10% discount on food, for NHS staff only on production of employer ID. 

Find us


The Rose and Crown
Minnow's End
Chelmsford Road
Great Waltham
CM3 1AG 

Tel: 01245 360359 

Facebook // roseandcrowngreatwaltham

Twitter // @roseandcrowngtw




Mon - Sat: 11:30am - 2:15pm Lunch

            5:30pm - 9pm Dinner

Sun: 12noon - 8pm


Mon - Thurs: 11:30am - Midnight

Fri: 8am - 1am

Sat: 9am - 1am

Sun: 12pm - Midnight