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The Cross Keys Inn

€€ - €€€, British,
Cawsand, England
+44 1752 822706
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good28%
  • Average13%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible11%
Travellers talk about
“fish stew” (9 reviews)
“burger” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
Cawsand, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Went here 3 times in 2 weeks when on holiday in Cornwall. The last being tonight on our wedding anniversary. 18.07. Stunning local food. Top quality cooking. Specials every night and excellent curries every Wednesday. You have to try the chocolate brownie...as good as anything...More

Thank Alan P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went to the Cross Keys to watch the England/Sweden game on the big screen. Geoff, the landlord, was in his normal Yorkshire mood, and some people may not be able to cope with his down to earth attitude. For me, it's no problem. He's always...More

Thank pjt247
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My family and I arrived to eat on the 3rd of July at lunch time, the greeting was abysmal. The barperson seemed to not want us there and slammed the door behind us. We tried to make conversation but it was a wasted effort as...More

2  Thank paulnicholasEngland
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A pub that refuses to allow a taste of its cider or beer? Can't say I've ever had this happen anywhere. And £6 for a king prawn starter that was four frozen king prawns in filo pastry with garnish and dip? That's £1.50 for each...More

2  Thank ilo2
Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

Amazing fish stew for two of us and crab and lobster burger for other all delicious. Pleasant staff,quick efficient service very reasonable. We will be back.

2  Thank Stella T
Reviewed 8 June 2018

Cold welcome from bar staff, lack lustre menu, food mediocre, no atmosphere, boring experience. Won't be back. And all topped off by having to leave through a wall of stinking choking cigarette smoke in the entrance porch, which was created by the bar maid having...More

2  Thank Barry C
Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

The Cross Keys is a lovely little pub right in the middle of Cawsand. The local beer is tasty, and the food (what I tried) is plentiful and also tasty. You get a real sense of village life here, and it was a pleasure to...More

Thank _richardkirk
Reviewed 3 November 2017

Once again this is a second review of "The Cross Keys" but our lunch time treat was so good i have just got to give it a mention in despatches. After and nice sunny morning walk we arrived in the Cross Keys for a lunch...More

Thank 197PeterK
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

We stopped here for a quick lunch as it looked homely but bright. The food was absolutely delicious! I had the fish stew and it was a dream; flavoured with just the right balance of chilli and Pernod. My partner had the burger and he...More

Thank NatSunshine26
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

group of us called in for informal lunch. We weren’t expecting anything other than basic food. It was well presented and nobody disappointed. Portions larger than average. Cheaper than other pubs in these 2 villages. Landlord not overly friendly especially when compared with barmaid who...More

Thank Malcolm339
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cawsand, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Cawsand
  • Phone Number: +44 1752 822706
Pub/B&B having restaurant
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