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The Cross at Kenilworth

16 New Street, Kenilworth CV8 2EZ, England
+44 1926 853840
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good18%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“crispy duck egg” (68 reviews)
“tasting menu” (46 reviews)
“souffle” (23 reviews)
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European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
16 New Street, Kenilworth CV8 2EZ, England
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Reviewed 16 August 2018

I summary......... Superb food Lovely surroundings Superb staff - friendly and efficient Michelin star richly deserved. Don't change a thing!

Thank MalcolmSmith2014
Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

My husband booked this restaurant for us to have our anniversary meal at. They made such an effort for us. When I arrived they'd placed a card wishing us happy anniversary on our table. I was really surprised. We both really enjoyed the food. It...More

Thank Yatasha F
Reviewed 13 August 2018

Michelin stared restaurant excellent price a feast for the senses , every time I visit my family I try to come here

1  Thank Miki P
Reviewed 11 August 2018

As always we had an amazing night. Perfect food, wine and service. The atmosphere is relaxed but the quality and attention anything but. Perfect.

Thank Karen P
Reviewed 9 August 2018

Relaxed but professional feel to Kenilworth's greatest asset after the Castle. Food always fresh and perfectly cooked. Children welcome and they can adapt the menu as required. Some very nice and creative plates of food served here as well as classic Sunday roasts. Service is...More

Thank TG911
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

We went for an anniversary meal and had a fantastic evening. A wonderfully relaxed restaurant with superb service and totally fabulous food. We had the tasting menu which was absolutely fantastic favorite was the duck egg course but every course was truly excellent.

Thank KandIWarwickshire
Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

We've been to a few Michelin Starred restaurants and this one felt a little more low key and chilled due to its pub atmosphere. It was more relaxed, no dress code - might suit some people more - which was a nice change to having...More

Thank Rachael U
Reviewed 1 August 2018

We had a table booked her for 730pm yestruday. The greeting we got was very friendly and we were seated at out table. When the waitress came to take our order I advised my mother had an egg allergy and asked if the salmon had...More

1  Thank kulvinderl2017
Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

Well how wonderful is it when all the things you love around fine dining come together in such a great way to impress the family. I often say that Michelin star restaurant are as much theatre as they are places to eat. The cross excelled...More

Thank Dave_6x
Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

We visited the cross for our first mwak since it had a Michelin star. We ate there many times years ago. We were able to sit in the bar area and order a drink first and view the menu and order before we were taken...More

Thank TheBearsWife
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23 September 2017|
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Response from IJMK | Reviewed this property |
Very posh.
Altarica B
18 September 2015|
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Response from Joe C | Reviewed this property |
No, the Cross has not lost its star, infact it was confirmed in yesterdays new Michelin Guide. If you Google Coventry Telegraph restaurants there is an article on this. I hope this helps.
Graham T
2 February 2015|
Response from nigel m | Reviewed this property |
They have a special Valentines menu on 13th & 14th Feb. Saturday is already fully booked I think but check out their web site for full details. The menu is listed there.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$33 - US$59
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 New Street, Kenilworth CV8 2EZ, England
  • Public Transportation: Bus Stop on New Street
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Warwickshire  >  Kenilworth
  • Phone Number: +44 1926 853840
  • E-mail
The Cross, Kenilworth is a pub restaurant serving excellent food, cooked by award winning chefs. The Cross started out as an inn back in the 19th century and was recently refurbished to reveal its original features. Expect a warm welcome, friendly service and stunning dishes, cooked using the very best local ingredients.
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