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“Poor food, poor service,”
2 of 5 bubbles Review of Cross Keys

Cross Keys
Ranked #185 of 256 Restaurants in Taunton
Cuisines: Bar, British, Pub
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Good for: Kids, Groups, Child-friendly
Dining options: Dinner, After-hours, Brunch, Lunch, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Validated Parking, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Taunton, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Poor food, poor service,”
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 June 2014

I live local to this place and would love it to be great, but regardless of weather I visit with friends or family the experience is always the same....poor. There are a couple of staff that do try to please but other than that I would imagine the cleaner does the cooking and all other staff are clearly really bored of working there. Plus points....garden is good, smoking area is great for smokers...literally everything else is appalling..... Do yourself a favour and get a meal from a roadside burger bar instead! Massive shame?

  • Visited June 2014
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English first
Taunton, United Kingdom
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38 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
“Very good ”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 May 2014 via mobile

This restaurant does what it says on the packet. It is cheap, very good food amazing service and a good atmosphere. We go here whenever there is a family get together.

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Taunton, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Crap”
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 May 2014 via mobile

Awful food awful service in general it was a waste of time!! If you want a decent meal, I wouldn't even consider it, old man behind the bar is a complete and utter miserable man who needs to learn what customer service is!

  • Visited May 2014
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1 Thank Davidwilliam56
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Porlock, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“CHECK OUT CROSS KEYS NEW MENU”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 May 2014

I use the cross keys every time i visit Taunton,and have done for years.The new menu is brillant,and very well prepared food,service good as always.Very nice homely pub and used by local people.you will not get much better in the area,a must place to stop if you are on holiday and going to Minehead

  • Visited May 2014
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Thank trevor j
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Taunton, United Kingdom
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132 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 107 helpful votes
“Yummy and great service! Much better”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 May 2014

A whole rack of ribs, amazing desserts... We were so happy to try this again. A good choice for good pub fayre. Friendly, attentive service, too.

Visited May 2014
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Thank RachelBrittain
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