The front of the old crown messing pub



We will be inviting you into our restaurant again as of 17th May 2021! Ours doors will be open from 12pm serving food till 14.30 and again at 18.00 till 20.30. We ill be open for drinks all day!

Sunday food service will be 12-4 with drinks served till 20.30. 

Until then we will be open for outdoor dining Monday – Sunday 12pm-3pm serving panini sandwiches and picnic platters with drinks and bar snacks available 12pm-6pm

This will all be weather dependent and we will try to keep you updated on the forecast on our social media sites as much as possible and please bear in mind we will close if the forecast is miserable! 

Unfortunately we will not be providing any extra shelter. Please feel free to bring blankets, umbrellas, extra coats and even hot water bottles to keep warm and pray for sunshine! 

To book your table, please email us at our phone lines are not being manned so please do not try to call.

Previous Covid-19 restrictions will still be applicable, such as mask wearing, sanitising, social distancing and table service. We will be running a limited team and menu for this period so please bear with us whilst we find out feet once again!

We can’t wait to welcome you all back soon!



Welcome to The Old Crown in Messing. We are a small pub aiming to provide a friendly, relaxed atmosphere with quality food and drink.

We are open and complying with all Government guidelines and restrictions. Please do not hesitate to call to find out more details on how we have adapted to the new “normal”

In the winter we have real fires creating a cosy environment, whilst in the summer there is room to enjoy the sunshine outside at the front or rear of the pub.

Come along and try our frequently changing A la Carte Menu from Monday to Saturday or our delicious set menu on a Sunday.
We also stay open for coffees and drinks during the day so that you can relax with us whatever the occasion.


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  • Frances Smith, 05/09/17

    Very good meal, we really enjoyed ourselves

  • Jenny Bowman + 2 grandchildren!

    Outstanding menu – spoilt for choice. Lamb and Hake were a highlight! Great service, thank you.

  • Adam Miller, 10/08/17

    All perfect, great service and even better food.