The Crown and Thistle
2 for 1
Stone-baked pizza
Every Monday
2 For 1
Gourmet Burgers
Every Tuesday

Welcome to The Crown And Thistle

The Crown and Thistle is a 16th Century Traditional Village Pub and Restaurant located in the heart of Great Chesterford just 3 miles north of Saffron Walden, Essex. Serving Home cooked food using the finest
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ingredients and locally sourced where we can. We are just 10 miles away from the University City of Cambridge. Also on our doorstep we have The Imperial War Museum at Duxford, Audley End House and Gardens also Audley End Miniature Railway. 

Your local freehouse

Being a Freehouse we also have four hand pumps offering a good choice of Real ale and a fantastic wine list of hand picked wines and and an extensive Gin selection.

Homemade rustic pizzas  ( TAKE-AWAY NOW AVAILABLE )

We have installed a traditional Italian stone Pizza oven and are now Serving homemade rustic stonebaked pizzas. Lunchtime & Evenings to Eat in or Take-away.
Our Beautiful Inglenook fire place is also reguarly lit during the winter months. We are also dog Friendly (bar area only) so bring your Hound along for a pint of Ale !!!!
Everyone is welcome; families, children and dogs, and Muddy Boots!! we look forward to seeing you!  


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<h2>Stonebaked Pizza </h2>

Stonebaked Pizza

Stonebaked pizza available as 2 for 1 on a Monday. Includes Lunchtimes and Evenings. Eat in or Take-away....
  • Margarita 
  • Italian Meat Feast (spicy)
  • Wild Mushroom & Parma Ham *new
  • BBQ Chicken & Bacon
  • Vegetarian 
  • Seafood 
Book now and enjoy the true taste of Homemade authentic Italian stonebaked pizza 

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<h2>Gourmet Burgers</h2>

Gourmet Burgers

Enjoy 2 for 1 Gourmet Burgers every Tuesday
Available lunchtimes and evenings
  • The Crown & Thistle Burger
  • BBQ Chicken & Bacon Burger
  • Buffalo Burger (Thunderly hall farm saffron walden) 
  • Halloumi Burger 
Served with all the trimmings. Also enjoy Doom Bar at just £3.00 a pint.

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Opening Hours
Monday12:00-3:00 & 5:30-11:00
Tuesday12:00-3:00 & 5:30-11:00
Wednesday12:00-3:00 & 5:30-11:00
Thursday12:00-3:00 & 5:30-11:30
Friday12:00-3:00 & 5:30-12:00
Saturday12:00-3:00 & 6:00-12:00
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