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The Cross Keys

££ - £££, British,
5 Burycroft | Wanborough, Swindon SN4 0AP, England
+44 1793 790302
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Overview
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible5%
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
5 Burycroft | Wanborough, Swindon SN4 0AP, England
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Reviewed 13 September 2017

We came across this pub about a week ago and popped in for a drink but decided to try it for the food today,Wow we will be back, the staff are friendly and attentive it was actually the landlord that served us to day,the whole...More

Thank Gail C
Kirstie M, Manager at The Cross Keys, responded to this reviewResponded 13 October 2017

Hi Gail Thank you for your lovely review. We pride ourselves on great customer experiences including service and food and are happy that we delivered on both. We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

Went for an extended family lunch and was greeted by wonderful friendly staff that made us feel very welcome. Some of us ordered sandwiches and some bigger lunches. It's was good but that was about it. I wouldn't suggest people don't go but I also...More

Thank kennycapes
Kirstie M, Manager at The Cross Keys, responded to this reviewResponded 13 October 2017

Thank you for leaving your review however disappointed to hear that you were not 100% satisfied with your meals at the time. We pride ourselves in the food we produce and are sorry on this occasion we did not meet your expectations. We have taken...More

Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

Very disappointing service. Extremely slow, they clearly could not cope with the number of guests and did not have enough staff. They also ran out of ice at 7pm...so forget having ice in drinks or in your jug of ice water???? Absolutely bad service. It's...More

Thank peg1971821
Kirstie M, Manager at The Cross Keys, responded to this reviewResponded 13 October 2017

Thank you for your review. We were much busier than expected on bank holiday and agree the waiting time was more than we would of like. We served more than 500 customers on the day and unfortunately by the end of the day we did...More

Reviewed 30 July 2017

We were part of a group of 12 people. The organisers had booked in advance and we were seated in the conservatory overlooking the fantastic pub garden. The interior of the pub has recently been updated and looked amazing. They have a new play park...More

1  Thank squeales8
Kirstie M, Manager at The Cross Keys, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2017

Thank you for leaving such a wonderful review and are pleased that you not only enjoyed the dishes but were happy with the portion sizes. We look forward to welcoming you back to The Cross Keys soon.

Reviewed 22 July 2017

Just left this pub and we are all still hungry. £7.00 for a child's meal consisting of 3 chicken goujons a few chips and a sixth of a tin of beans is daylight robbery. My meal consisted of 1 slice of fatty ham 2 tiny...More

1  Thank chrissie k
Kirstie M, Manager at The Cross Keys, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2017

Thank you for leaving your review. I am very sorry to hear that you were not happy with the portion sizes that you were given as we are complemented on how generous we normally our. After speaking with the team I believe that your concerns...More

Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

We called the pub completely on the off chance as we all fancied a nice meal at the end of an amazing day out and a two hour journey home. I was greeted on the phone by a very friendly young voice who was more...More

Thank Pixiealf
Kirstie M, Manager at The Cross Keys, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2017

Wow what a fantastic review you have left for us and would like to take the time to thank you. I have passed on your lovely comments to the team and we hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

Had a wonderful evening down the cross keys with my partner. Was taken back by the number of items I woul d have happily selected, but tried a special of home made calzone and was beautiful. Nice and relaxed vibe where you can enjoy a...More

Thank Nathan S
Kirstie M, Manager at The Cross Keys, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2017

Nathan Thank you for leaving such a lovely review and are really happy to read that you enjoyed our special of the calzone. We hope to see you again very soon.

Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

What a wonderful pub!! I rung in advance of our visit to check there would be a vegan option for us and was surprised to be put on to the Chef, Marios. He was extremely happy to cook us anything we wanted, just to ring...More

2  Thank JulieJellyBeanPoo
Kirstie M, Manager at The Cross Keys, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2017

Hi Julie This is such a fantastic review for our head chef Mariusz and your lovely comments have been passed onto him. We do our up most to ensure we cater for any allergies or dietary requirements here. We look forward to having you back...More

Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

Had a lovely evening with great food and a very relaxing atmosphere. The decoration of The Cross Keys is very relaxing and cosy and is definitely a big hit with my family. If you do feel you want to try it out I do advise...More

Thank Cookie442015
Kirstie M, Manager at The Cross Keys, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2017

Thank you for leaving a review and am glad to hear that you were very happy with your recent visit with us. We agree that booking is advisable as we are getting busier and busier each week which is great. We look forward to seeing...More

Reviewed 26 June 2017

We held my partners 65th birthday party at the Cross Keys, which included a BBQ for 50 people. We and all our guests all had a great time. The staff were very friendly & attentive and nothing was too much trouble for them, the food...More

1  Thank jhvalts
Kirstie M, Manager at The Cross Keys, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2017

Hi Julie Me and Darren are so pleased to hear that the party for your partners 65th birthday was a huge success. We have passed on the fabulous comments to all the team and i can tell you that they enjoyed the chocolates you generously...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 23:00
Monday
09:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Burycroft | Wanborough, Swindon SN4 0AP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Wiltshire  >  Swindon
  • Phone Number: +44 1793 790302
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