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The Cross Keys

#177 of 433 Restaurants in Bath}
$$ - $$$, British,
Midford Road, Bath BA2 5RZ, England
+44 1225 849180
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good34%
  • Average10%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“gammon” (3 reviews)
“beef” (6 reviews)
“pudding” (6 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Midford Road, Bath BA2 5RZ, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We had supper here on Saturday evening. My salmon turned out to be definitely off & the chef agreed saying it was the last one. it smelled really bad with a pretty unpleasant aftertaste. luckily the small amount eaten didnt make me sick. I chose...More

Thank TANGOGloucestershire
Cross Keys P, Owner at The Cross Keys, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hello TANGOGloucestershire, My name is Brian and I am the head chef at the Cross Keys. I am very disappointed to read your review and sorry you didn't enjoy your meal. Here at the Cross Keys we are very proud of our Level 5 hygiene...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We had dinner and some drinks at Cross Keys as this was very close to our B and B. The pub has been updated with new paint and is well decorated. Dinner was hearty British fare and the portions were generous. Service was quick and...More

Thank 531yvonneh
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

After seeing this place had a rating of 4 on here me and my friend thought we'd give it a go and boy do I wish we hadn't! The reason I gave two stars is because actually the food was quite nice. Unfortunately, the service...More

3  Thank Abbi P
Reviewed 31 October 2017

Great venue, lovely staff and food excellent. Plenty of menu choices too e.g. to suit a vegetarian & smaller portion or children’s meals. Made a birthday celebration very special. Thanks. Would recommend booking to avoid disappointment...this is a popular eatery.

1  Thank 106ajayd
Reviewed 23 October 2017

Returned to this pub as refurbishment taken place dramatically improving the appearance of the interior enticing us to try the food. Pleasantly surprised at the politeness of the staff and the quality of the food. Ordered lamb roast and was presented with a large plate...More

2  Thank SkyOrmskirk
Reviewed 14 October 2017

We went as a party of 5 to the Cross Keys for dinner and had a choice of the Game evening menu and the normal menu. My husband choose the game evening menu and was not disappointed. He stated it was faultless and delicious. The...More

2  Thank anita h
Reviewed 5 October 2017

I have previously left an excellent review and on my next visit didn't leave a review as the food and service were so poor that I thought I would give it another go before condemning the place. Booked Sunday lunch for 12 people. The food...More

2  Thank Pylesy
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

Our BnB host suggested this hotel as it was easy walking distance from our room. As the weather em was looking threatening we thought it was a good option . A warm cozy atmosphere, good range of ales & cider & good sized servings of...More

2  Thank Michael R
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Food and staff were brilliant as always. They had run out of quite a lot but it was bank holiday Monday so they couldn't do anything about it. It must've been busy! However they were very kind doing all the could trying to make sure...More

2  Thank katie-dunn93
Reviewed 28 August 2017

We dined in the bar room. I highly recommend the pie of the day! I found food good and healthy like homemade.

Thank bernard704
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Midford Road, Bath BA2 5RZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Bath
  • Phone Number: +44 1225 849180
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