Photo of Crown Inn

grid reference TL 863 457

opened 17th century

owner Free House

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opening hours:

food times:

(Times last updated 30/06/2013)

regular real ales

Adnams Bitter & GK IPA [H] plus guest beers

listed building grade II

Local licensing authority for Long Melford is Babergh

CAMRA West Suffolk & Borders branch.

last updated 31/12/2019

Long Melford Crown Inn

Real Ale sold

Real Ale is available here

Hall St, CO10 9JL

01787 377666

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This 17th century hotel has a bar arranged around a central servery and has 12 letting rooms available. Children are allowed in the restaurant area.

The riot act was last read in England from the steps of the pub in 1885. Rioters set fire to the building but the occupants were unhurt.

A Victorian brewery was located on the site.

Beer served through handpulls Beer served through handpulls

Lunchtime meals (not just snacks) Lunchtime meals (not just snacks)

Evening meals Evening meals

Restaurant or separate dining area Restaurant or separate dining area

Real fire Real fire

dogs-welcome Dog friendly

children-welcome Family friendly

Accommodation available Accommodation available

Pub is accessible to disabled customers Pub is accessible to disabled customers

Bus stop Bus stop nearby (see public transport tab for details)

station 3.4 miles away Railway station about 3.4 miles away (see public transport tab for details)

parking parking

Beer garden or other outside drinking area Beer garden or other outside drinking area

(Most pub, location & historic details collated by Nigel, Tony or Keith - original sources are credited)

(some old PO directory information courtesy of londonpublichouse.com)

(** historic newspaper information from Stuart Ansell)

(*** historic newspaper information from Bob Mitchell)

(**** Last Orders is a free local newsletter - published by Suffolk CAMRA memers since 1978)


The crown is a simple sign to show loyalty to the reigning monarch and apart from the commonwealth era (1648-60) has been a pub sign for over 600 years.