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The Rose & Crown Pub

Pub · University South
547 Emerson St (btwn University & Hamilton Ave), Palo Alto, CA 94301, United States
Hours:
Open until 2:00 AM (Show more)
  • Mon–Sun
    • 11:30 AM–2:00 AM
Price:
$$$$
Menus:
Dinner, Happy Hour
Drinks:
Beer, Cocktails
Credit Cards:
Yes
Wi-Fi:
No
Outdoor Seating:
Yes
7.8/10

Based on 267 votes

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    Jeff W.
    "Great beer selection and outdoor seating."(7 Tips)
    Cecilia Y.
    "Tuesday night trivia is the best."(4 Tips)
    Jordan K.
    "Also amazing dart setup!"(4 Tips)
    Alyssa F.
    "One old speckled hen on the back patio, please"(2 Tips)
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  • beer
  • trivia
  • darts
  • casual
  • old speckled hen
  • good for groups
  • lively
  • great value
  • good for a late night
  • outdoor seating
  • shepherd's pie
  • deviled eggs
  • authentic
  • french fries
  • cocktails
  • crowded
  • Green Flash
  • mushrooms
  • fruit
  • lunch
  • Mike F.

    If you like beer, this place is great. If you like being served beer, or service in general, eh...not so much. 10 visits so far, and every bartender would rather lick razors than actually pour a beer.

    Mike Fennelly · February 24, 2011
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  • Maikeru

    Avoid the after 10 PM crowd on Fridays and the weekend—noisy and crowded. Show up closer to 7 PM and enjoy a much more relaxed atmosphere where it's easier to talk.

    Maikeru · July 2, 2010
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  • Jeff W.

    Great beer selection and outdoor seating. Not too much else around in Palo Alto to get that kind of experience. Lots of nerds. The fried fish looks good.

    Jeff Weinstein · September 29, 2013
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  • Mark H.

    Im here tuesdays ThursdAys fridays nd saturdays......Drink up. Tuesdayz....Trivia..got wat it takes, play nd win a round of beer for up to four friendz

    Mark Herrera · April 5, 2013
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  • Nick D.

    Great beer bar and Kasim is a good guy, but they REALLY need to put prices on the menu!!! You can really get some unpleasant surprises here.

    Nick Damiano · July 31, 2010
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  • Susan O.

    The jukebox has surprisingly good stuff. Including jazz: on a quiet night, pop on some vintage Miles or Coltrane and watch the place transform!

    Susan O'Malley · April 17, 2012
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  • Sony Mobile WTA

    Great place for hanging out. For those who are happy to try out new things: have the chocolate stout before you go home!

    Sony Mobile WTA · July 6, 2011
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  • Cecilia Y.

    Tuesday night trivia is the best. They've recently upped the spice on the deviled eggs, so beware.

    Cecilia Yu · January 28, 2015
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  • Greg S.

    Favorite bar in Palo Alto. Best beer selection on town. Has good pub food and darts as well.

    Greg Schechter · August 16, 2014
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  • Belch S.

    Someone should call PETA. The way they overcook the ribeye for their steak sandwich is cruelty to animals.

    Belch Speak · October 23, 2012
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  • Abi J.

    The bartenders will let you taste beers. So tell them what you like and try some new beers!

    Abi Jones · March 20, 2010
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  • Vincent B.

    This Wednesday they're tapping some new kegs, including something special from Firestone!

    Vincent Button · November 8, 2011
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  • Daria B.

    Nice set of taps, tasty food, watch out for ornery darts players

    Daria Brashear · April 16, 2013
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  • Lauren J.

    If you go for trivia get there by 7:30 to get a table.

    Lauren Jew · March 26, 2010
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  • Shane P.

    Draft Belgium beer in downtown and casual atmosphere. Very nice.

    Shane Pearson · January 19, 2012
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  • atom

    get Belgian beers and shepherd's pie! the deviled eggs are spicy!

    atom · November 7, 2009
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  • Ben O.

    Reliable place to find a Pliny the Elder when I'm in Palo Alto on business.

    Ben O · October 8, 2014
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  • Alec M.

    Super underground rare brew spot with Pliny on tap. Beer fans unite!

    Alec Mitchell · August 1, 2012
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  • Soundarya C.

    If you're drinking wine, buy the Sauvignon blanc bottle. Economical :)

    Soundarya Chandar · July 6, 2013
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  • Robert K.

    Love the ever changing draft beer selection here, may be the best in the bay...

    Robert Kelley · August 29, 2015
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  • Joey M.

    They have Green Flash West Coast IPA on tap right now, it is wonderfully hoppy.

    Joey McDaniel · March 19, 2010
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  • Albert F.

    Very good variety of beer. Like casked beer.

    Albert Finn · November 14, 2009
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  • Eli H.

    Every Friday, RelateIQ employees overrun the place

    Eli Hickox · June 27, 2015
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  • Natalia B.

    Great place to grab a beer and chill with some friends. Plus they have Pliny!!

    Natalia Bautista · December 13, 2013
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  • Christine B.

    A good selection of beers on tap for the area

    Christine B · July 12, 2012
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  • Gaurav A.

    Good place to play cheap dart. Only $2

    Gaurav Agarwal · September 26, 2013
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  • Mike M.

    Get a table outside, no pitchers in this place :(

    Mike Messenger · September 29, 2011
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  • Jordan K.

    Old Speckeled Hen is a favorite. Also amazing dart setup!

    Jordan Katz · April 2, 2012
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  • Anish B.

    One of the few places around here that serve Trappist beer

    Anish Bhatt · September 16, 2011
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  • Kate M.

    Old Speckled Hen beer on tap for the win!

    Kate Mcgillin · July 27, 2015
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  • Dennis D.

    order the fried 'shrooms. skip the fries

    Dennis Domingo · April 1, 2011
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  • it's me.

    garlic cheese fries and speakeasy, take me away ×

    it's me. · December 20, 2015
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  • Tom

    Belhaven Scottish ale on draft is the bomb!

    Tom · December 30, 2012
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  • Alyssa F.

    One old speckled hen on the back patio, please

    Alyssa Foote · July 16, 2014
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  • Steven D.

    The service was as cold as the beer (so 50/50)

    Steven Doyle · March 2, 2014
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  • Arthur C.

    It's off the street, accessible from the parking lot.

    Arthur Chan · January 6, 2011
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  • Tim J.

    Pliny the younger! And sometimes elder!

    Tim Johnsen · March 19, 2015
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  • Kylie

    Best beer selection in the South Bay.

    Kylie · August 6, 2012
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  • Michael B.

    Be brave and order the mystery beer.

    Michael Bray · November 7, 2009
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  • Chad W.

    Get local and something by the Palo Alto Brewing Company.

    Chad Weider · March 2, 2012
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  • Sarah S.

    They have Pliny the Elder here - yum!

    Sarah Sled Lent · March 10, 2011
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  • Molly

    Pliny the Elder on tap is fantastic

    Molly · January 6, 2010
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  • Jan K.

    Wide choice of beers

    Jan Kralj · October 8, 2015
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  • Michelle F.

    Trivia Night is a lot of fun

    Michelle Fiesta · July 8, 2015
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  • Laura S.

    Don't get hustled by dudes named Nathan and adronicus or something like that.

    Laura Salcido · May 7, 2011
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  • Roman P.

    On the 2nd thought toilets need repairs asap

    Roman P · December 4, 2014
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  • Cameron

    Pliny the Elder on Tap

    Cameron · May 8, 2014
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  • Kat .

    Weihenstephaner Hefe Weissbier!!

    Kat 🙊 · January 20
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  • Cristie (.

    Trivia, Tuesday at 8.

    Cristie ( Bean ) · June 12, 2013
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  • Ben D.

    Try the shrooms !

    Ben Daniel · February 22, 2012
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