The Crown at Wormingford
Main Road, Wormingford, Colchester, CO6 3AB
The Crown is a traditional village pub and restaurant located in the rural village of Wormingford. The chefs regularly update the menu, serving deliciously fresh seasonal dishes. Highlights of the menu include baked Camembert paired with home-baked bread and a sweet red onion chutney, which is ideal to share with a partner. The sweet potato falafels are a tempting vegan alternative. For mains, you can enjoy the likes of classic sausage and mash, which features the finest local sausages, presented in a homemade Yorkshire pudding and served with all the trimmings. The ploughman’s includes a variety of creamy cheese, hand-carved gammon, homemade bread, sharp pickled onions and sweet chutney. Follow this with warming sticky toffee and date sponge for dessert, which is topped with lashings of vanilla custard. The salted caramel brownie is a luxurious choice that is also gluten-free and vegan, which you can pair with vegan ice cream. The Sunday lunch is always thriving, with regulars returning for a hearty plate of succulent meat, served with fresh seasonal vegetables, crispy roast potatoes, fluffy mash and homemade Yorkshire puddings. To accompany your meal, there’s a large selection of local cask ale, fine wine and refreshing non-alcoholic drinks available. This pub is a popular spot for friends and family, with a tasty children’s menu making The Crown an enjoyable dining experience for everyone. Why not have a game of pool or darts in the bar area? The Crown is a must-visit destination for those in Wormingford, with regular events such as games nights, open mic nights and coffee mornings proving popular with both locals and visitors alike. This pub is split into a lively bar area and a relaxed restaurant, with fireplaces in both to keep you warm in the winter months. The picturesque garden is busy in the summer, when guests can enjoy a refreshing drink as they take in the view. Dogs are also welcome in the garden and bar area, making this a perfect spot to visit if you’ve been exploring the surrounding area. The Crown is a well-loved, welcoming village pub serving delicious food and a selection of quality drinks.