The Crown
  • The Green
    Bury St Edmunds
    IP29 4DH
The Crown, Hartest near Bury St Edmunds is a country gastropub with wine by the glass, real ales, a garden to relax in, food from grazing boards to takeaway fish and chips - dogs and children are welcome too.

Looking for….

… somewhere to relax with a coffee and today’s paper
… a bottle of wine with friends and a  grazing board
… a different place for Sunday lunch
… a pint of local, real ale
… lunch in the garden with the kids

Come to The Crown, Hartest, Bury St Edmunds

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Beer and wines
If you like real ale, you can choose from own Brewshed Best Bitter and Pale Ale or Greene King beers.

If you enjoy wine, then our wine list is sure to interest you – it includes some old favourites alongside some more unusual offerings – and many are available by the glass.

At The Crown our coffee is supplied by Butterworth & Son – the beans are roasted in Bury St Edmunds. You can relax with a


Or choose from our range of loose leaf teas – English breakfast, early grey, green, chamomile, spearmint and decaffeinated.

You can enjoy lunch, an afternoon coffee, an evening meal or a Sunday roast at The Crown, Hartest. Home smoked salmon plus local produce feature in our menus. For lunch you can enjoy a sandwich made with local hand-cut granary or white bread – fillings change regularly but you might find Suffolk pork and apple sauce or Suffolk ham and mustard. Lunch and dinner menus include ‘proper food’ with puds and cheese too. There is also a specials board during the week.

You can takeaway fish and chips on a Friday evening between 5pm and 7pm and have a beer while you are waiting.

We have a special kids menu and can provide smaller portions from our main menu too.

Book a table online for lunch or dinner. 

Food is served
Noon until 2.30pm and 6pm until 9.30pm Monday to Saturday
Noon until 8.30pm on Sunday


Kids and dogs welcome
Your children can eat in our dining areas and we have an outdoor play area in the garden.

Dogs are welcome in the garden on a lead and in the bar – if they are well behaved.

Opening hours
The Crown, Hartest is open:

Noon until 11pm Monday to Thursday
Noon until midnight Friday and Saturday
Noon until 10.30pm on Sunday

The Crown, Hartest, Bury St Edmunds
A country gastropub with great food, ales and wines

01284 830250