Welcome to The Crown at Shillington

At The Crown we like to think we offer something a little bit different to our customers whilst still maintaining a cosy traditional pub atmosphere.

Reserve Now


We want you to enjoy your pint, a glass of wine, or even just a comforting cup of tea or coffee in relaxed, friendly surroundings. Also grab a bite to eat; some nibbles, a “light bite” or a delicious three course meal.

Home away from home

A traditional country pub where old fashioned styles mix with modern trends. Family friendly, dog friendly and above all community friendly… The Crown at Shillington offers a home from home with something on offer for everyone.

Classic Village Pub

This charming pub oozes charm; with cosy corners, an atmospheric dining room and a classic beamed village pub. Open fires in the winter and an inviting garden and patio for the summer.


At The Crown we offer locally sourced quality food cooked to perfection by our talented team of chefs.


Great seasonal food cooked to perfection, using produce from local suppliers (but only if it’s the best)!


8 draught beers and cider, over 30 wines, gin coming out of your ears, a whiskey collection to savour…


We also make sure our bar is fully stocked with great beers, fantastic wines, plenty of gins and a whisky collection to die for!

What’s On

We’ve always got lots of things going on so please keep checking back to see what’s coming up in the very near future.

Steak Night

Steak Night Wednesday - Buy 1 steak and receive another for 1/2 price

Sunday Roast

Amazing Sunday roasts are served all day on Sunday until they run out.

Burger + Beer

Every Monday Night from 6pm. Buy a Burger and receive a free beer!

Quiz Night

The last Tuesday of the month. £3 per person to enter with a maximum of 4 people per team. All money raised from the quiz will be donated to MIND BLMK

Pie Night

Every Thursday Night from 6pm Have your say on what the Pie of the Day will be by voting on our facebook change on Monday.

Live Music from Threeza Crowd

Friday 13th September

LIVE MUSIC provided by talented duo Cliff and Dave. Providing an eclectic mix of music and genres through bass guitar and vocals.

Afternoon Tea Floral Workshop

Saturday 14th September from 2pm

Join us for an afternoon of flower arranging and afternoon tea ???? £37.50 per person includes a floral tea cup arrangement workshop followed by a lovely afternoon tea served by the friendly staff at The Crown Shillington To book give the team at the crown a call on 01462 711667 Limited spaces ????

Race Night

Friday 4th October

This will be our final event supporting Mind BLMK so lets make it the best one!

Showing 6 horse races on our big screens throughout The Restaurant and Pub you can have a cheeky bet on! it’s only £1 per bet. 50p from every bet will go towards the winning pot and 50p from every bet is donated to Mind BLMK.

Don’t forget to also buy a raffle ticket.

Book Now! this is an event not to be missed!

Live Music

Saturday 19th October

FREE ENTRY to see the sensational TOM BRAGGINS live at The Crown on Saturday 19th October from 8pm!

Book a table and dine before or during Tom’s gig…call us on 01462 711667.

Take a look at Tom’s facebook page https://www.facebook.com/TomBragginsMusic/

Location / Contact

The Crown can be found in the charming village of Shillington. Situated among the beautiful rolling fields of the Bedfordshire/ Hertfordshire border, and nearby to the market town of Hitchin. The perfect countryside setting for food, drinks and a good old catch up with friends, family and loved ones.

Address: The Crown, 104 High Rd, Shillington, Hitchin SG5 3LP

Tel: 01462 711667

Email: info@crownshillington.com

Reserve Now

Opening Times

We open for lunch and dinner every day.

Lunch served from 12noon till 3pm
Dinner served from 6pm till 10pm

We cook from 10am till 10pm

We cook from 10am till 6pm