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The Cross Keys

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Bonnybridge, Scotland, United Kingdom
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Whilst it was a cold day we visited for lunch, we didn't expect to have to sit with our jackets on throughout the meal. Cullen Skink was nice, main courses were disappointing, all warm not hot! Quite expensive for what we received. Only one size glass available for wine, asked for a large house wine, received a small glass. Queried...

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Thank Rhiannon M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The pub came recommended as a nearby dog friendly place so we booked a table for 4. The pub was welcoming with a lovely fire, the staff really friendly and the food was really nice. All of us really enjoyed and for one in the party, the best lamb she has ever had! She was still talking about it 2...

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Burton upon Trent, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Arrived on a very cold Sunday evening, shown to a nice warm modern room, spent a pleasant evening in the cosy bar watching Andy Murray win at tennis and eating a good roast dinner with some of the best gravy ever tasted. Friendly and helpful staff.

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Thank ssstaffordshire
Greater Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 19 October 2016

I recently visited this pub for dinner while on holiday. It is super cosy and the people very friendly, they even welcomed our dog with open arms. The food was fantastic and incorporated local produce. We enjoyed it so much, we returned a couple of nights later.

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Thank millymac2016
Reviewed 3 October 2016

I loved The Cross Keys.. I visited back in June with my husband and In-laws and we all had a great time. The pub/ restaurant has a lovely warm vibe. Everyone was friendly and relaxed. The staff and locals were happy to chat and it really made you feel at home. We ordered the Fish dinner and honestly it was...

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Thank Kystalspring11
Bradford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 September 2016

We stayed here taking two rooms out of the three I think they have available. We can vouch for it being a comfortable and restful stay. The Cross Keys offers a good quality standard of B& B accommodation- The menu and food get great reviews We enjoyed a good breakfast , with good choice and quality locally sourced food on...

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Thank Paul C
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

Great lunch, good selection of items to choose from. Some traditional mains such as steak pie and fish and chips. I had chicken caeser salad which was well constructed and dressed. Crunchy croutons and whole anchovies featured. Ambience cosy, a bit sparse and bare, dark wood features a lot. Open fire a good feature.

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Thank Lawson01
Bracknell, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 September 2016

Found this pub in the good pub guide when we stayed in nearby Stirling and what a great find. Parked right outside. Friendly welcome including for the dog. Wonderful lunch. The Cullen skink was to die for! The lamb was delicious and my husband enjoyed his homemade pie. . Very large portions leaving and reasonable prices. Nice atmosphere in pub....

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Marple
Reviewed 1 September 2016

Arrived quite late and left early so we did not explore the area as we had to move on. A really lovely meal which we could not fault, excellent menu and it was hard to decide on what to chose as several of the meals looked great. Enjoyed some pleasant drinks and there was a good atmosphere in the bar....

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Thank Marpleboy
Poole, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 August 2016

Everything you could wish for in a traditional British Inn. Bright airy room with very comfortable bed, useful facilities( DVDs and books for customer use in bad weather available) Very friendly and helpful staff( including Jess the pub dog!) and excellent evening meal and breakfast. In fact, the best evening meal we've had in a pub for a very long...

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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Cross Keys is a traditional and comfortable Inn nestled in the village of Kippen between the Loch lomond and trossachs national park and the ancient city of Stirling, Scotland. There are three contemporary en suite rooms with heated floors, excellent beds and fresh white linen. The pub has log fires in winter and the beer garden has great view in the summer. Food at the Cross Keys is traditional modern with standards and specials side by side. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Cross Keys

Address: Main Street, Kippen FK8 3DN, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Stirling > Kippen
Price Range: €90 - €104 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Avoid the twin room”
 of 5 bubbles Marpleboy, 31 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Room 3 at the back of hotel and very quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles GeorgieB56, 5 Feb 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in the double room and were very happy with it.”
 of 5 bubbles 499Emily499, 16 Jul 2015 | Read review
“No tea or coffee in the room so if you are a caffeine addict take a travel kettle with you.”
 of 5 bubbles Longforganlad, 28 Mar 2015 | Read review
“If you need a bit of space and like a view then avoid Room 1.”
 of 5 bubbles ScotlandFramed, 16 Feb 2015 | Read review
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