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The Cross Inn

€€ - €€€British,
High Street, Lydney GL15 6DE, England
+44 1594 842823
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good15%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“sunday roast” (8 reviews)
“salmon” (6 reviews)
“fries” (4 reviews)
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British, Pub
€€ - €€€
High Street, Lydney GL15 6DE, England
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Reviewed 16 August 2018

Sadly, or maybe not, this pub has closed. A loss of amenity to the local community but that was lost the moment the most recent management took control. I sincerely hope that the next team will be more hospitality minded and community orientated paired with...More

2  Thank hyacinth206
Reviewed 10 June 2018

Had Sunday lunch here today 5 in our party in total and we all agreed it was superb! All plates were emptied. Dessert too was scrumptious. It was a day trip out for us all coming from Neath in South Wales to do a local...More

Thank JeJNeath
Reviewed 9 June 2018

We were recommended to go to this pub as a good source of locally sourced food while on holiday. The staff were friendly and the menu selection good. The wait after ordering was far too long, I think it was around an hour with a...More

Thank Wendy H
Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

Tired round the edges. Needs work. Needs painting. Needs the toilets cleaned and replaced! Shockingly poor! Whole place needs a good scrub! Tatty paint work and peeling paint! Windows are black and rotten. Owner takes her dog out into the beer garden on the lead...More

3  Thank Shabbychiclover
Reviewed 5 April 2018

Traditional pub Faye, well cooked and well presented.Not expensive and all complemented by the staff who were welcoming and made you feel special! Well done!!

Thank johnhenry777
Reviewed 2 April 2018

Used this place for several years, to meet friends from Gloucester area. They keep a sufficient range of draught beers and wines, the food is always of good standard. There are several other nice looking Pubs on the Chepstow to Gloucester Road but we like...More

Thank Pipmasters
Reviewed 26 March 2018

The food was good but a visit to the toilets left me wondering about the kitchen hygiene. Toilet seats were missing and buckets under the urinals. The carpet in the kids area on the way to the toilet was matted and minging (with kids on...More

Thank Ian100448
Reviewed 17 March 2018

The beef and red wine pie was the best I've ever tasted. The staff are really friendly and we'll definitely be back. Lovely place.

Thank BristolArchie
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

What an amazing place, staff are fabulous, food is the best. We visit here every weekend and more if we can, such a friendly establishment. I dare anyone to say anything bad about this place 😬Abi, Gail and all the staff are spectacular ! Toilets...More

Thank Katie H
Reviewed 18 December 2017

We were very disappointed with the meal that we recently had at The Cross. Although we had pre-booked from the Christmas menu, (so they knew in advance what we had ordered) we had to wait an hour and fifteen minutes to be served. There were...More

2  Thank Jennifer D
MD_BSPLtd, Owner at The Cross Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 18 December 2017

Thank you for your feedback. Firstly, your party arrived thirty minutes prior to your booking, so unfortunately you had to wait until your booking slots due to other pre orders. After checking cctv ... Your first course arrived fifteen minutes after your scheduled booking time....More

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Response from jonno1943 | Reviewed this property |
my question wasn't for the cross it was for holiday accommodation in greece
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$26
British, Pub
Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Buffet, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: High Street, Lydney GL15 6DE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Gloucestershire  >  Forest of Dean  >  Lydney  >  Aylburton
  • Phone Number: +44 1594 842823
The Cross Inn is a traditional family run country pub, offering a warm welcome with fine food and expertly conditioned wine and ales. Our traditional pub, prides itself on offering a warm atmosphere, British-inspired dishes. With meat sourced from local farms and Lydney Park Estate's sumptuous game selection on our doorstep, the result is a deliciously tempting menu of home -cooked delights, accompanied by fine wines, ales and local West Country ciders. The Cross Inn is a hidden treasure waiting to be found. With its children & dog friendly garden, parking, disabled access, free Wi-Fi and set price children's menu, The Cross Inn is an unmissable drinking and eating destination.
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