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Cross Keys Pub & Kitchen

££ - £££British, ,
High Street, Great Missenden HP16 0AU, England
+44 1494 865373
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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British, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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High Street, Great Missenden HP16 0AU, England
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Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

Came for a meal on Friday night with the family and had a great meal. The service was very fast and nothing was too much to ask. I had the salmon fillet with sesame seeds and soy sauce on a bed of courgette spaghetti which...More

Thank Sbrooks79x
Stuart T, Owner at Cross Keys Pub & Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 17 May 2017

Thank you very much Regards Stuart

Reviewed 13 May 2017

We visited on a Wednesday night, the pub was busy and noisy but the restaurant was quiet with a pleasant atmosphere. Service throughout was excellent and any little curve balls we threw were accommodated without fuss. For the mains I had smoked haddock which was...More

1  Thank gilbodyn
Stuart T, Owner at Cross Keys Pub & Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 15 May 2017

Thank you very much Regards Stuart

Reviewed 10 May 2017

Four of us ate on a Friday night. Food was average but will still be back for drinks in the bar area. We sent a salmon in soy sauce back as it was just too salty. All was dealt with very well by the maitre...More

Thank MrandMrsSuitcase
Stuart T, Owner at Cross Keys Pub & Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 12 May 2017

Hi Thank you for your review and first of all we are sorry the salmon dish was to salty for you which we now have adjusted the salt content. I am pleased my staff handled your situation professionally and was pleased that the other dishes...More

Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

When for Sunday lunch, was told it was either 12.30 or 2.30, so we went for 12.30, we were the only ones in the whole restaurant, hence no atmosphere and piped loud music. Food was just about ok, Sunday lunch was piled up, potatoes were...More

Thank williammarlin
Stuart T, Owner at Cross Keys Pub & Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 8 May 2017

Hi William Sorry it does seem we let you down yesterday which I have to say is unacceptable It was quiet yesterday but no excuse . Come back and see us soon to make this right Stuart

Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

This pub ticks all of the right boxes. Great vibe, friendly service and delicious burgers and beers. We had a fantastic spring lunch outside. The attention given to our dog made the whole family feel welcome. Certainly would go back again.

Thank Matvl
Stuart T, Owner at Cross Keys Pub & Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 2 May 2017

Thank you so much and we will welcome back soon I hope Regards Stuart

Reviewed 29 April 2017

Went couple of times with friends for drinks and with my partner for dinner(and drinksSSSS). We both work in Hospitality so loads of fuss about ! Every time I walk in I know that I will have a fantastic time, the ambiance is like being...More

Thank Marco E
Reviewed 26 April 2017

This place used to be really 'olde world' with a lovely open fire but is now a bit weatherspoons in its decor. The food here is pretty reliable but its a shame they have lost some atmosphere.More

1  Thank Bria L
Stuart T, Owner at Cross Keys Pub & Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 28 April 2017

Hi Bria Thank you for your review and we are glad you like our food. I was a little surprised to read your comments about our warm comfortable surroundings rather than a dirty and cold building with poor cloakrooms and heating and wonky chairs and...More

Reviewed 24 April 2017

Went for Wednesday lunch. Very quiet with only two other tables occupied. A good menu and, apart from overcooked bacon and chips, food was perfectly decent and well presented. Service was polite and efficient, as would be hoped. Good experience and would go again, but...More

Thank Colin C
Stuart T, Owner at Cross Keys Pub & Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 25 April 2017

Thank you so much for your review I am sorry you feel that the reputation we have built up over six years hard work and expense is all down to how many friends I have !!! Regards Stuart

Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

We have just moved into the village from London so over the past weeks have tried all the pubs and restaurants in the area. We have spoilt for choice in London and was surprised to see a good selection of restaurants in the village but...More

Thank Antonio G
Reviewed 23 April 2017

Popped in on good Friday for dinner. Hadn't booked but the staff went out of their way to find us a table in a packed restaurant. Had the macrel Scottish egg and the fish. Both dishes were superb. Daughter had her customary chicken burger!!

Thank simonhughes2017
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Response from Marie J | Reviewed this property |
The owner answered my post on trip advisor so maybe that would be the way forward,
15 April 2015|
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Response from Stuart T | Property representative |
Hi We do love dogs at the Cross-Keys in the bar area where the menu is the same as the restaurant, the dogs menu includes the following biscuits Gravy Bones,Chicken Bones and Markies
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$34
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: High Street, Great Missenden HP16 0AU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Buckinghamshire  >  Great Missenden
  • Phone Number: +44 1494 865373
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A​​ wonderful 16th century pub in the quaint village of Great Missenden. Set in the Chiltern Hills this little gem offers great food, sourced from the best local suppliers and is the perfect setting to quench your thirst after exploring the historic village and the picturesque Misbourne Valley.
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