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

What's on in March...


We have kept kept all the Pub Classics and introduced a new rotating range of meat, fish, vegetarian and vegan dishes.

EVERY THURSDAY: STEAK NIGHT - two steaks and a bottle of house wine - £35

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


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. Our team has now been joined full-time by our newest chef, Riio, along with guest chef, Stephan. 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 - Fri: 11:30am - 2:15pm
            5:30pm - 9:00pm

Sat: 11:30am - 9:00pm         

Sun: 12noon - 8:00pm


Mon - Thurs: 11:30am - Midnight

Fri - Sat: 9:00am - 1:00am

Sun: 12 noon - Midnight