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The Cross Keys

) #202 of 1,524 Restaurants in Leeds ££ - £££ , British,
107 Water Lane, Leeds LS11 5WD, England
+44 113 243 3711
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“beef” (17 reviews)
“sunday roast” (10 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 23:00All hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
107 Water Lane, Leeds LS11 5WD, England
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Reviewed yesterday

A few minutes walk from Leeds station, it's basically a pub downstairs with a restaurant up a spiral staircase above. You can eat downstairs too. Everything was good, the food, the service, the atmosphere and the decor. It's dog friendly too. Nothing stood out and...More

Thank chris_butler_uk
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

This was a family meal arranged for my birthday. About 14 of us including children were accommodated in the upstairs dining area. The Cross Keys is a traditional pub with dining. Being part of the North group excellent beer is assured and did not disappoint....More

Thank Chris S
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

The food was excellent. Good selection of beers. Good atmosphere. Better to book especially for Sunday lunch as we have been before and not been able to get a table.

Thank Simon P
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Had the Sunday lunch. Roast lamb with veg. Really tasty food but let down by portion sizes. Really mean with meat and veg. As, I say, tasty but over priced for amount given.

Thank Jamie B
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

We visited this pub for a family meal so had children with us. It was a very relaxed atmosphere and the service was great. The pub had been taken over by kerbedge for the month so they only had burgers to choose from but they...More

Thank Joeyg30
Reviewed 9 April 2017

We were planning on going for a sunday roast and read about alot of different restaurants before settling for cross keys, based on the excellent reviews. Ordered 2 roast beef main courses, and both my wife and i were very surprised at the quality of...More

Thank ohadi198
Reviewed 3 April 2017

Visited with a friend for Sunday lunch. The food itself was delicious - I had beef and my friend lamb. Both cooked perfectly. The portions themselves were just right - not huge and unmanageable as you can get with some roasts! The best bit was...More

Thank Adam C
Reviewed 29 March 2017

First trip and it was a Mother's Day so full of families, but not a problem upstairs as we had plenty of room between the tables. You can order and take you drinks upstairs but there is a bar up there too! Being Sunday most...More

Thank Will_Of_The_North
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

Visited here with colleagues and am well glad we did so. This is an old pub that has been done up thoughtfully and with taste. Beautiful oaken beams and decor. Lots of real ales and specialist beers on tap. We had fish and chips and...More

Thank Mike H
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

Great food, great beer and a great location. Has everything you need - cosy in the colder months but big space out back when the sun is shining.

Thank Scott B
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Jenny W
Hi, can I ask how much the sunday lunch costs? Can't seem to find details on their website. Many Thanks!
3 March 2017|
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Response from Mike H | Reviewed this property |
Think it is the region of £12 maybe a little more.
Iv driven past many times but I can never see any parking. Is it as much a problem on weekends?
13 January 2017|
Response from Julia C | Reviewed this property |
They don't have their own parking but there is plenty of on street parking nearby. You just might have to walk a little way.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$51
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 107 Water Lane, Leeds LS11 5WD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  West Yorkshire  >  Leeds
  • Phone Number: +44 113 243 3711
  • E-mail
All the warmth and friendliness of your favourite country pub, but right in the middle of Leeds. The Cross Keys is located in the up-and-coming Holbeck Village, near the thriving and stylish Granary Wharf. Originally a 19th-century inn, The Cross Keys combines a passion for local British produce, and a love for top-quality beer, wine and spirits. Brought to you by Leeds favourite North Bar, and embodying their dedication to enthusiastic and knowledgeable staff, gorgeous interiors, and a fabulous range.
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