The Crown Aston End is a privately owned, refurbished and restored country pub located in the peaceful Hertfordshire hamlet of Aston End just 500 metres off Gresley Way in Stevenage near Chells and Poplars. We're just minutes from Great Ashby and the surrounding villages of Aston, Walkern, Benington and Watton.You can be assured of a warm welcome for the whole family when you pop in and see us. Relax in our tranquil, fully fenced country garden backing onto horse fields while the kids play on the extensive play equipment or enjoy a pint of locally brewed real ale, a glass of one of our expertly chosen wines or a cocktail in the courtyard. To book a table please call us on 01438 880060 or click on the link below to book online.

Voted by local radio station 'Best Pub' and winner of the best 'Business in the Community' award at the Hertfordshire Business Awards we're quickly building a reputation for serving some of the best, freshly prepared food in the area. Our Head Chef and his experienced kitchen team pride themselves in a thoughtful menu which has been prepared in our kitchen using the highest quality ingredients. For us, taste is paramount so if you choose to eat with us we guarantee you'll be impressed! 

With a large car park to the rear, a beautiful, tranquil fully fenced huge country garden (seating for over 200 people), extensive children's play area and courtyard patio seating for 60 people The Crown Aston End is the perfect venue for all the family. We look forward to welcoming you to our pub soon



The Crown is currently closed for refurbishment.


You can keep up to date with plans and progress by visiting our Facebook page on


We are going to celebrate our Launch with a whole weekend of fun on May 27th & 28th


Come along and sample dishes from the delicious new menu and explore the refurbished interiors. There will be a host of children’s activities including horse riding, face painting and a fantastic new adventure playground. The gardens have been extensively redesigned by an award winning garden designer and now include a rotisserie, all weather terrace and private seating area. Most of all, everyone at The Crown is looking forward to welcoming old friends and new and invites them to sit back, relax and enjoy themselves.