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The Cross Keys

) #3 of 423 Restaurants in Milton Keynes $$ - $$$ , British,
34 Newport Road | Woolstone, Milton Keynes MK15 0AA, England
+44 1908 528145
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good19%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“calves liver” (11 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 yesterday

We were visitng Milton Keynes for the weekend, and found this little gem of a pub. The food and service were both excellent. In fact it was so good we went back the next night. Such friendly staff, and the waitress even remembered which wine...More

Thank sheepleys
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This is a real gem, the staff were very attentive and friendly. We had Sunday lunch which was cooked perfectly. Do try one of the vast range of Gins they stock.

Thank Steve P
Reviewed yesterday

Visited this Pub again (it's rather a favorite of our's) served by Aaron this time, he does a fab impression of the characters in finding Nemo please ask him if you are served by him, food is lovely, ambience is nice too, really nice pub...More

1  Thank KarenElla1
Reviewed yesterday

I booked a table for four - 6.30pm - on Friday night. We arrived and were treated to a friendly welcome - no looking at bookings lists etc - the waitress took us straight to our table. We waited a while for the other couple...More

Thank aligrigson
Reviewed 2 days ago

Brilliant food and service. Accommodated our group of 14 on two adjacent tables. Perfect for what we desired.

Thank nepoole
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Nice little pub well decorated. We had a beef burger and it was delicious and also handmade which is a big bonus. Nice staff and nice ambience, very close to a big park.

Thank Renata N
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Eaten here on several occasions recently each time we have been extremely satisfied with the standard of food and a very high level of service, with Aaron and the team always making us feel extremely welcome. We can't find a better cooked steak any where...More

Thank Steve G
Reviewed 6 days ago

My second visit to this lovely pub, once again the food was great and Aaron our waiter was full of friendly banter which my friend and I joined in with. We are hoping to make this a monthly event as the whole atmosphere was friendly...More

Thank rosemarygsimmons
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Visited the Cross Keys for an impromptu birthday lunch. We hadn't booked and it was quite busy for a Tuesday lunchtime, but they found us a nice table without any fuss. The menu has loads of choices difficult to decide what to have.... There was...More

Thank Avers55
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

So gutted. This was always a nice place but dinner tonight was so disappointing... fish was pale, chips uneventful and mushy peas were watery and too minty. It was cheaper than other locals, but I guess you pay for what you get. Sad really as...More

Thank swimmersteve1
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Questions & Answers
11 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, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
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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