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- Mon-Fri: 1130-2330
- Sat: 1130-1500, 1900-2330
- Sun: 1200-1430, 2000-2330
- Mon-Sat: 1200-1400
regular real ales
Greene King Mild, IPA, Abbot + changing GK Guest
listed building grade II
Local licensing authority for Bury St Edmunds is West Suffolk
CAMRA West Suffolk & Borders branch.
last updated 28/04/2019
Bury St Edmunds Rose & Crown
Real Ale is available here
48 Whiting St, IP33 1NP
This listed, red brick street corner pub has been run by the same family for over 30 years. It has two bars and a rare off sales counter. The pub is in sight of Greene King's Westgate Brewery. Good value lunches are available Monday to Saturday in this homely hostelry.
Excellent, well-kept ales, including up to three genuine (ie, not Greene King label) guest ales.
Children are not allowed in the pub, but are welcome in the beer-garden.
The building dates from the 17th century with a 19th century exterior. Some parts may be as old as 15th century.
Beer served through handpulls
Lunchtime meals (not just snacks)
Separate public bar
Traditional pub games available
Dogs are not welcome
Children are not welcome
Bus stop nearby (see public transport tab for details)
Railway station about 0.9 mile away (see public transport tab for details)
Quiet pub - no electronic games, piped music or jukebox
Beer garden or other outside drinking area
(Most pub, location & historic details collated by Nigel, Tony or Keith - original sources are credited)
(1861 census information from Malcolm Fairley)