Welcome to the Rose and Crown
There’s something for everyone at the newly refurbished Rose & Crown in Essendon. Enjoy stunningly original food served in our sumptuous, modern restaurant. Or simply unwind with a pint in our relaxed, comfortable bar or garden after a walk through some of Hertfordshire’s most beautiful countryside.
Whatever you choose, you’re guaranteed a warm welcome.
A word from our Head Chef
Alex Parker is a prime example of how patience, tenacity, passion and a bit of persistence can make dreams come true. Just before graduating from Catering College at 18, he set his sights on 3 Michelin Star restaurant, Gordon Ramsey. At the time it was under the careful thumb of award winning Chef Patron, Clare Smyth, and Alex literally walked in to his first job there…