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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
FEATURES
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol

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All reviews steak and kidney pie rural pub home cooked food proper pub viv homemade ale beer
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Finally managed to get here for dinner, lovely pub, Viv was a great host, food great, Pie you need to try, can’t wait to try the Roast 😁

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank 885sarab
Reviewed 9 January 2019 via mobile

I reckon 50pc of a pub’s charm is its staff and the other the location. The Cross Keys has both. The landlady Viv has been at this pub for thirty years and more is welcoming and friendly. A group of nine of us enjoyed standard...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank MarkHardaker
Reviewed 27 December 2018

Visited a couple of times for an evening meal. A quiet cosy country pub, pleasant surroundings and a warm welcome. A good selection on the menue, food was served very promptly, piping hot, good porions, and tasted great. Recomended.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank RobertD2454
Reviewed 24 December 2018

The venue chosen, very wisely I might add, was this one. The lady owner and host greeted us warmly as ever and the resulting Three Course Lunch was excellent. Well cooked by any standard, served hot, on hot plates (very necessary) and with extra vegetables...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Christopher M
Reviewed 26 November 2018 via mobile

We arrived at about 13:50 to be told there was no hot food and the kitchen was shortly closing. Ordering and paying for sandwiches was efficient enough and the food came within a few minutes Sandwiches were basic but OK and came with a piece...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank davidfzb78g
Reviewed 28 September 2018

The pub was very quiet but that was a surprise because the food was excellent and very good value. It had a very large sunny beer garden and a tasty cider I hadn't tried before.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank talynnschool
Reviewed 30 July 2018

Nice quiet pub with good food, ale and friendly staff. Been here several times and always leave having enjoyed the visit.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank steel6513
Reviewed 11 May 2018

The home-made steak and kidney pie lived up to the recommendations of other diners, landlady Viv and cook Sue were pleasant and helpful. and we would be prepared to return on a future occasion.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank A V
Reviewed 3 March 2018

Great walk in the snow to a lovely warm welcome in all respects Viv is a great landlady and her steak and kidney pie is to die for. Well worth the 30 min walk in the snow

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Graham B
Reviewed 26 February 2018

Having movedinto the area ,I was looking for a local pub without all the "added attrations" that seem to go with corporate themed hostelries.On entering the pub,had a friendly greeting which one does'n't often get in a "country local". Had a delicious meal, Viv's special,...More

Date of visit: February 2018
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Jo L
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Response from MarkHardaker | Reviewed this property |
Don't know for sure, but the food is always good.
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