Photo of Crown Inn

grid reference TM 394 580

opened 15th century

owner Adnams

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bar / diner

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pub is on the regional inventory

opening hours:

(Times last updated 30/09/2009)

regular real ales

Adnams Bitter, Broadside, Ghostship & seasonal beers [H]

listed building grade II

Local licensing authority for Snape is East Suffolk

CAMRA Ipswich & East Suffolk branch.

last updated 21/01/2020

Snape Crown Inn

Real Ale sold

Real Ale is available here

Bridge Rd, IP17 1SL

01728 688324

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This 15th century timber framed pub is well known for its cuisine. The bar contains some fine high backed settles. There are two bedrooms (b&b). It's situated just a mile from the famous Maltings which is a popular local concert venue.

Most of the meat on the menu is reared on-site and a lot of the vegetables are grown by the landlady on her allotment.

Steak nights once a month and folk nights last Thursday each month. Darts & cards available.

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

Traditional pub games available Traditional pub games available

Real fire Real fire

dogs-welcome Dog friendly

children-welcome Family friendly

Accommodation available Accommodation available

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

station 3.5 miles away Railway station about 3.5 miles away (see public transport tab for details)

Quiet pub - no electronic games, piped music or jukebox Quiet pub - no electronic games, piped music or jukebox

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 Bob Mitchell)


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.