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The Cross Keys


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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2017 Winner

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Family and Dog friendly village pub serving homemade food, and a great selection of drinks including ales, lagers, ciders, gins, spirits and soft drinks. Since taking over in June 2016, Kelly & her team have won ‘Wadworth Best of The Best Neighbourhood Pub’ award 2017, Cask Marque accredited for their ales, and ‘Runner Up’ in local MP Claire Perry’s Best Local Pub Awards 2017. Our menu is highly focused on being able to catering for everyone and anyone, whether you are a meat eater, vegetarian, vegan, dairy free, gluten free, or looking for healthy eating options, we have a range of great tasting homemade dishes for you to choose from. Serving food 7 days a week! Not forgetting our Carvery served
Special Diets
Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Bar, British, Pub
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating
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All reviews pizza beef potatoes pudding sunday carvery village pub lovely landlady quality of food family meal last night friendly service kelly meats vegan homemade chips
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I was looking for somewhere to take my elderly Mum out for lunch on her birthday week-end and chanced on the Cross Keys. Their telephone manner was great when I called to book and the staff were universally friendly & helpful on the day. The...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Baglessvacuum
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is very much a local pub and does not pretend to be anything else-it even has that most unusual thing, a public bar,with a roaring fire and rammed with a very happy public. Great atmosphere. We then went through to the carvery and something...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank richsim-11
Reviewed January 3, 2019 via mobile

Have a lovely meal with family thoroughly recommend. Great place great service great food. Will return.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Hayler101
Reviewed December 17, 2018

A very nice meal for our club even though there was 50 of us buffet style. Plenty of nice roast meats and all the trimmings. Very good value they made us welcome and we stayed all night. Certainly worth a visit good welcome always. They...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank D C
Reviewed November 16, 2018

Just had an absolutely lovely meal at the Cross Keys. The pub is a classic Wiltshire village pub with log fires, very cosy and friendly with a nice community feel to it. It does really good pub menu, all beautifully homemade, at reasonable prices. There...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Jo J
Reviewed October 20, 2018

I have visited the Cross Keys in Rowde for over 30 years and a few years ago Sam took over and offered a Carvery. A pity they do not offer starters but I was not disappointed with the Carvery at a very good price. Hearing...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank Donald K
Reviewed October 14, 2018

We are normally a little skeptic about carvery as some places carvery meal are cold and you never get enough meat (if you're like me a massive meat lover.) We called and from the off the customer service was great. We were welcomed when we...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank iandenise_10
Reviewed September 15, 2018 via mobile

I am appalled by the review I have just read below, some people just have nothing better to do. This is our village pub, we have just eaten dinner here and had the most fabulous steak we have eaten in a while. The Landlady is...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank Panamuia77
Reviewed September 12, 2018

We really loved our carvery meals back in May-huge range of meat & veg. with very tasty roast potatoes. However recently we went on a steak night & did not enjoy any of the veg. especially the chips made from skin-on spuds & the grilled...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank helen2cats
Reviewed August 7, 2018 via mobile

We walked in the Cross keys for dinner quite late. It was 8:30pm with food stopping at 9:00pm. The staff were very friendly and couldn’t help enough, even giving some good recommendations for a main course. The food was amazing. The portions were large and...More

Date of visit: August 2018
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May 19, 2017|
Response from Lucyloulou2000 | Property representative |
Hi Gary, if you would like to contact me on 01380739567 and we can discuss options and details, many thanks Kelly
December 30, 2016|
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Response from Lucyloulou2000 | Property representative |
Hi Steve M, bookings always advised, especially for our carvery 😊
michael b
November 11, 2016|
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Response from TractorMike | Reviewed this property |
From memory for two of us the carvery £12 each a couple of cokes and a PhD came to around £40 not sure on gluton free
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