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The Cross Inn

High Street | High Street, Lydney GL15 6DE, England
+44 1594 842823
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good15%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“sunday roast” (9 reviews)
“salmon” (6 reviews)
“fries” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
High Street | High Street, Lydney GL15 6DE, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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 weeks ago

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 3 weeks ago

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 5 weeks ago

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

1  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

Reviewed 15 December 2017 via mobile

Our christmas works party was fantastic! Booked a table for 16 on Saturday 9th December. Food was brilliant! Our table had a Mixture of dishes including; steaks, turkey, salmon and a veggie wellington, asked for extra veg for the table during the meal which wasn’t...More

Thank 23maddy
Reviewed 12 December 2017 via mobile

Avoid the steak! Steak was not cooked right and tough, landlady very rude and aggressive about problemMore

1  Thank trudipaul21
MD_BSPLtd, Owner at The Cross Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 15 December 2017

Trudi, Thank you for your feedback, however misleading. The complaint with one steak out of five on your table was dealt with and rectified on the night, by re-cooking to your satisfaction and offering a discount to your overall bill. The comment of rude staff...More

Reviewed 13 November 2017

Four of us had to stay in the area for a weekend and the Cross fed us for two evenings, good value food well presented and portions giving excellent value for money, the staff both the bar and waiting we're very sociable and friendly and...More

Thank taffhowlett
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

They squeezed us in for Sunday lunch. Service was prompt and friendly. The roasts were excellent and the crumble for dessert superb. Would definitely go again

Thank JandJ19
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2 June 2015|
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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$9 - US$28
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
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
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: High Street | 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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