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The Rose & Crown - Ilkeston

Main Road Morley, Ilkeston, DE7 6DG +44 1332494618

((((* British
Main course: £10
Food spend: £25
Opening hours
Monday to Saturday: 12:00 - 23:00
Sunday: 12:00 - 22:30

Excellent food. Long wait.

Fiona Smedley 06 February 2017
from Derby

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Deep in the Derbyshire countryside in the village of Morley, The Rose & Crown has been trading since 1786, and continues to offer traditional British pub food, with desirable seating by the cosy log-fire or in the pretty al fresco garden. Vintage pieces such as the ornate clock on the mantelpiece and old art also hint at the supposed ancient ghostly Highwaymen which roam the nearby crossroads!

Hearty Sunday roasts and trusty British dishes head The Rose & Crown menu, and a range just for kids offers mini versions of pub favourites. Signature Vintage pies offer fillings like beef & merlot with buttered peas, while The Rose & Crown ‘Vintage classics’ menu includes lemon & garlic-roasted chicken with seasoned chips.

Paying homage to the Great British pub, the Vintage Inn bar stock includes cask-conditioned beers, real ales and a meticulously compiled wine list. Thirst-quenching offerings at The Rose & Crown in Morley include seasonal non-alcoholic cocktails and freshly-pressed juices, and rich coffee is brewed freshly throughout the day.

In the remote and peaceful countryside north of Derby, The Rose & Crown is just 8 minutes’ drive from Ilkeston.

The Rose & Crown - Ilkeston

Main Road Morley, Ilkeston, DE7 6DG

Contact +44 1332782921
Reservations +44 1332494618

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Customer reviews for The Rose & Crown - Ilkeston

3.9 ((((* (based on 49 reviews)
93% of diners recommend this restaurant
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Recommended for

  • dinner (34)
  • lunch (25)
  • value (16)
  • private dining (12)
  • romantic (10)
  • child friendly (6)
  • large parties (6)
  • luxury (6)
  • trendy (5)
  • business (4)
  • views (4)
  • breakfast (3)
  • afternoon tea (2)
  • entertainment (1)
  • ((((* 6 February 2017 by Fiona Smedley from Derby

    Excellent food. Long wait.

  • (((** 30 January 2017 by Wendy Shaw from Ilkeston

    Food excellant but they need someone to meet and greet people. We were left standing for about 2o minutes whilst everyone ran around which ws not a good start to the evening.

  • ((((* 29 January 2017 by Viv Higgins from oakwood

    Great service from Jolene. Lovely fish and chips.

  • (((** 19 January 2017 by Barbara Dawes from Ilkeston

    Enjoyed the meal which was reasonably priced and served hot However, the service was really slow. After seating it was 30 minutes before our order was taken and another 30 minutes before receiving it. Also after being given the dessert menu we had another 30 minutes wait. The staff were polite and friendly.

  • ((((( 8 January 2017 by Deborah Strazza from Saint Albans

    Great food & good atmosphere

  • ((((( 7 January 2017 by Gillian from Alfreton

    We enjoy eating at the Rose and Crown because of the cosy atmosphere and friendly staff. The real fires help on winter evenings to bring a homely feel and to keep you warm!

  • ((((( 1 January 2017 by Maria Cooper from Eastwood

    Excellent evening great service. Excellent meals ??

  • ((((* 23 November 2016 by Rebecca Green from Stapleford

    A lovely restaurant with a charming atmosphere. Food nicely presented and tasty although puddings were a little on the small side considering the price. Very busy but service was great! Will definitely be visiting the Rose & Crown again and would recommend to others

  • ((((( 21 November 2016 by Maggie Morley from Derby

    very enjoyable

  • (((** 14 November 2016 by Phillip Allen from Derby

    I'd say that the Resturant was ok and the food again ok. I wouldn't say it's a must place to come for a meal, it was avarage.

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