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The Restaurant

The perfect blend of traditional English pub atmosphere and contemporary bistro. Patrik and Jo along with their team look forward to welcoming you to The Lexden Crown

A little about

The Crown

Located on the outskirts of Colchester The Lexden Crown offers an ever-changing bistro-style menu that’s cooked from scratch using the best local ingredients and served in a traditional 17th Century English pub with a stylish, contemporary twist. Combined with a sun-drenched garden and exceptional drinks menu jam-packed with craft beers and carefully selected wines, The Lexden Crown offers a dining experience like no other in Colchester.

Take a moment to explore

Our menus

Sip on a chilled glass of wine in our scenic garden or dine in our recently refurbished restaurant.

Whether you want to pop in for a relaxed weekend brunch with the girls, Sunday lunch with the family or would like to make an evening of it, co-owners, Patrik and Jo Minder look forward to welcoming you to The Lexden Crown. 

Opening Times

12 - 2pm / 5pm - 8:30pm
12 - 2pm / 5pm - 8:30pm
12 - 2pm / 5pm - 8:30pm
12 - 2pm / 5pm - 8:30pm
12 - 9pm
12 - 9pm
12 - 7:30pm

Order via our app

Contactless ordering

In a rush? Pre-order your meal from our convenient app as soon as you arrive and we’ll deliver to your table.

Straight to your door

We’re offering delicious takeaways including breakfast (Saturday only), lunch and dinner.

Treat your taste buds

As we use only the best local produce. our menu is always changing. From traditional pub classics to modern bistro dishes, there’s something to suit every palate.

Relax & unwind

Our picturesque walled garden is the perfect location for enjoying a casual drink or a quick lunch in the summer sunshine.

Raise a glass...or two!

Create unforgettable memories in a feel-good atmosphere with our hand-selected drinks menu, from craft ales to the finest wines.

Give the Gift of Flavour

Join our VIP

Taste Club

Rewards & Offers Everytime Your Eat

We are recruiting!

Do you know of anybody, who is looking to work in Hospitality. Privately owned family business with lots of opportunities.

We are looking for chefs at all levels full and part time.
We are also looking for pizzaiolo or chefs with wood fired oven experience, full and part time.
For beginners full training will be given.

Please drop in or email CV to

235 Lexden Rd, Colchester CO3 4DA
Mon - Thurs
12pm - 9pm
12pm - 9pm
12pm - 9pm
12pm - 7pm

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