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The Cross Keys

#232 of 1,735 Restaurants in Leeds
££ - £££, British,
107 Water Lane, Leeds LS11 5WD, England
+44 113 243 3711
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
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“beef” (20 reviews)
“sunday roast” (12 reviews)
“pudding” (15 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
107 Water Lane, Leeds LS11 5WD, England
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Reviewed 15 January 2018

Visited here with family on a busy Sunday afternoon. We all had a Sunday roast which all were excellent, the mixed roast was particularly good. Not too overpowering leaving you feeling bloated. In addition the cask ale was also in top form, which a great...More

1  Thank Bearfos
Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

We visited on a Sunday and had the roast beef which was delicious and very good value. There is a fire inside which is lovely and adds to the ambience. Staff were very friendly and attentive - suggested beers and offered my boyfriend tasters to...More

Thank Norah A
Reviewed 22 December 2017

Our Xmas party was held upstairs. Food was much better then expected and the service was excellent. I've ordered cheese and pair tart, venison for mains and Christmas pudding for dessert. Everything was cooked really well, and presented unpretentiously. The only slight criticism I have...More

Thank Milena D
Reviewed 13 December 2017 via mobile

Departmental Christmas party. Service excellent. Food, better end of what you would expect. Excellent beer. Wine - we drank them dry on a decent well priced Graves. For a pub meal in Leeds city centre- first rate. Thanks.

Thank TimothyParr
Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

I love this pub, I visit regularly and they never disappoint! A good selection of beers, the menu always has so many delicious options I struggle to choose, and it has a warm and cosy atmosphere. It’s everything you could want from a pub. I...More

Thank LJMatthews16
Reviewed 14 November 2017 via mobile

Came here for lunch on a quiet Monday. I had the fish finger sandwich & daughter had hot beef. Both absolutely stunning, the sandwiches come with homemade soup or chips for just £1.50 extra. Wood burner & friendly staff all added to a really lovely...More

Thank Y0rochelle
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

Great little out of the way pub. Fantastic selection of beers. Would have liked a roast but it was sold out though alternative chicken dish was great and the cheese board was divine. Staff all ready good too.

Thank NicolaBK
Reviewed 27 October 2017

Called in midweek around teatime.Asked if we could order food ,we had a few pints of real ale which were expensive but very nicely kept so felt worthy of the price.we both had lamb ,vegetables and chips .The lamb was very tender and cooked to...More

Thank annnmarie l
Reviewed 16 October 2017

My son and I decided to do a Sunday Lunch at short notice. I rang the Cross Keys and they were very accommodating and got us in albeit 15:30 which actually suited us. They were very busy when we arrived but just a few selective...More

Thank ramsdenschippy
Reviewed 13 October 2017

Ordered a medium ribeye steak. A very thinly cut one finally arrived after being left for maybe 5 minutes per side too long on the griddle. The second one - pretty much the same, but with the addition of extra herb-butter. The pint of Diet...More

Thank Paul C
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Jenny W
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.
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$52
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
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, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
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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