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The Cross Keys

) #3 of 424 Restaurants in Milton Keynes €€ - €€€ , British,
34 Newport Road | Woolstone, Milton Keynes MK15 0AA, England
+44 1908 528145
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good19%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“calves liver” (11 reviews)
“sunday roast” (18 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
34 Newport Road | Woolstone, Milton Keynes MK15 0AA, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Hi went to the cross keys for my fathers birthday,the food was excellent,staff were so nice was a lovely evening will certainly be going back. Lee beard

Thank beardlee2017
Reviewed 3 days ago

Met some friends for dinner 17th July, three of us ordered the wild mushroom risotto which arrived as a lump in the bowl, don't know who was cooking that night I would be happy to demonstrate how to make a risotto of the correct consistency....More

Thank Sue G
CrossKeysWoolstone, Owner at The Cross Keys, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you Sue G for taking the time to write a review for us. I personally served your table of which all of the guests left happy and thankful. I sincerely apologise if you did not enjoy your meal, when asked if you were all...More

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Thank you to Aaron and all the staff.....we had a lovely evening celebrating the anniversary of the day we had our first date. There are no airs and graces about the food here......just great tasting honest food.....and the best steak I've ever had. The small...More

Thank Katherine C
CrossKeysWoolstone, Owner at The Cross Keys, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you Katherine for your lovely review, we are thrilled that you selected us to celebrate your special occasion and so glad that you enjoyed your experience with us. We are becoming quite renowned for our steak so appreciate your comments on our meat. We...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

I was actually doing work in the PUB and the food looked so good we tried some and it was fantastic. I was there for two days running and all the staff are very friendly. We will call again if we are in the area...More

Thank paul t
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went here on a Friday night with friends. The food was excellent and the service friendly and welcoming. Good prices for well cooked food. Recommend the sharing platter of fish or the chicken with masala sauce, The crime brûlée was the real deal too. Will...More

Thank traveljunkie16
Reviewed 1 week ago

A small pub, mainly focussed on the restaurant - and rightly so. Good choice on not too large menu. Chef's Pie (chicken and leek) extremely tasty, helped by generous portion of fresh vegetables, perfectly cooked. Menu reasonably priced (also the wine; not over the top,...More

Thank mauriceh822
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

From the moment we entered we were looked after immediately by Tracey she was amazing! We didn't have to wait to be offered drinks or food! We have eaten in many places locally trying to find a great Sunday roast and until now have failed...More

Thank Amelieblu
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

just went there for drinks -pleasant atmosphere- very welcoming staff-pleasant clientele. food looks good - service was quick -

Thank standillsworth
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited for Saturday lunch, we all chose the club sandwich which came with chips and salad, very good value for money we.none of us could finish it. Welcoming and comfortable, would definitely visit again.

Thank Jane K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely place to stop of on a sunny day , not the cheapest if places but you get what you pay for at this place

Thank Nicky G
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Questions & Answers
10 June 2017|
Response from CrossKeysWoolstone | Property representative |
We allow dogs in our bar area and garden. Hope this helps 😁
11 May 2017|
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Response from CrossKeysWoolstone | Property representative |
Unfortunately we do not have a play area but do have a large outside space. We do have a children's menu.
14 March 2017|
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Response from CrossKeysWoolstone | Property representative |
It is only the Sunday menu on Sundays however if there is something different off the main menu which you would specifically like we would be happy to do that for you.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 34 Newport Road | Woolstone, Milton Keynes MK15 0AA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Buckinghamshire  >  Milton Keynes
  • Phone Number: +44 1908 528145
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The Cross Keys is a traditional pub and dining venue located in the heart of Milton Keynes, 3 miles away from the Centre:MK shopping centre. Our passion is catering for people looking for good quality, fresh, homemade food. Our head chef James sources local produce to create classic dishes with a contemporary twist. Here at the Cross Keys our aim is to provide the top quality dining experience with all the character of an attractive country pub. It's the perfect setting to meet with friends, celebrate a special occasion with the family, or just have a chilled drink after work. We cater for all occasions, big and small. We hope to see you soon. Hannah (Manager) & James (Head chef)
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