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Olde Rose & Crown (Ye)

10 Market Street
ST16 2JZ

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Opening Times


MondayMidday - 5.00 pm
WednesdayMidday - 11.00 pm
ThursdayMidday - 11.00 pm
FridayMidday - 11.00 pm
SaturdayMidday - 11.00 pm
Sunday9.00 am - 6.00 pm

Meal Times

No Service Mon & Tue
12 - 4 Wed - Sat
No Service Sun

About the Pub

This comfortable Joule's house was extensively refurbished in 2011 and is right in the heart of Stafford. It is much larger than it looks from the outside and is a well-liked pub. Four handpumps serve Joule's ales. Lunches are served Wednesday to Saturday and bar snacks using locally sourced ingredients are available. Situated next to the Gatehouse Theatre the pub is a favourite of theatregoers and is often frequented by cast members enjoying an after-show pint. An acoustic night is held every Wednesday, quiz night on Thursdays and live music on Saturdays.

Historic Interest

The current pub was built around 1830, the extensive cellars with their arched ceilings are substantially older. These ancient cellars were part of the original Rose and Crown - 'Ye Olde Rose & Crown'. At one time despite its size the pub was an inn, the attic rooms housing the publican and his wife with the larger middle floors for paying guests. The rear still shows the distinctive arched openings for the stabling of horses, above the haylofts, now the washrooms. lThe rear courtyard would have originally been accessible from the alley which is now part of the theatre.

Regular cask ales

This pub serves 3 regular beers.

  • Joule's Pale Ale
  • Joule's Pure Blonde
  • Joule's Slumbering Monk

Changing cask ales

This pub serves 1 changing beer.

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  • RealAle Real Ale Available
  • Quiet Quiet Pub


  • LunchtimeMeals Lunchtime Meals
  • Garden Garden

    Rear courtyard.

  • DogFriendly Dog Friendly
  • FamilyFriendly Family Friendly

    Children permitted until 8pm.

  • Events Events
  • Games Traditional Pub Games


  • LiveMusic Live Music

    Wednesdays are acoustic night, jazz & blues once a month on Thursdays and live music monthly on Fridays.

  • RealFire Real Fire
  • SeparateBar Separate Bar
  • Smoking Smoking Area
  • WiFi Wifi

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Olde Rose & Crown (Ye)

10 Market Street
ST16 2JZ

Sat Nav Reference

52.807399, -2.116159


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Nearby Bus Routes (10m)

X1, 1, 2, 5, 8, 9, 10, 11, 74, 75, 76, 101, 432, 482, 825, 841

Nearby Station (600m)


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Olde Rose & Crown (Ye)

10 Market Street
ST16 2JZ

Pub Features

  • Real Ale Available
  • Quiet Pub
  • Additional Services
  • Lunchtime Meals
  • Garden
  • Dog Friendly
  • Family Friendly
  • Events
  • Traditional Pub Games
  • Live Music
  • Real Fire
  • Separate Bar
  • Smoking Area
  • Wifi
  • Close to Bus Routes
  • Close to Railway Station

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