'Fate, friendship and food - A winning combination.'
What's on in December...
Our amended holiday service:
CHRISTMAS EVE: Food served 12.00 - 5.00pm
CHRISTMAS DAY: Drinks only 12.00 - 2.30pm.
BOXING DAY: Food served 12.00 - 4.00pm
DECEMBER 27th: NO FOOD. PUB CLOSED FROM 3.00pm
DECEMBER 28th: PUB NORMAL HOURS, BUT NO FOOD.
NEW YEAR'S EVE: Food served 12.00 - 4.00pm
NEW YEAR'S DAY: Food served 12.00 - 7.30pm
CHRISTMAS MENU: Click the 'Menus' button at the top of the page to view our Christmas Menu (1st-24th December), or the 'Contact' button to request our Boxing Day menu. Reservations only for the 26th. Christmas Day is now fully booked.
Our normal 'Pub Favourites' will also be available, though we are limiting the 'Specials' menu, just for December. Our Tuesday 'Pasta' and Thursday 'Steak' nights are suspended.
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
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. Our team has now been joined by our newest chef, Riio. 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.
Mon - Sat: 11:30am - 9.00pm
Sun: 12noon - 8pm
Mon - Thurs: 11:30am - Midnight
Fri: 8am - 1am
Sat: 9am - 1am
Sun: 12pm - Midnight