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The Cross Keys

34 Newport Road | Woolstone, Milton Keynes MK15 0AA, England
+44 1908 528145
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good19%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“calves liver” (11 reviews)
“steak” (38 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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1 - 10 of 622 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

I booked here for a family lunch with my sister after reading all the previous reviews. We were not disappointed! We were a group of 8 and they gave us a lovely large table in the restaurant.The food was delicious and the portion sizes very...More

1  Thank helsbels00
Reviewed 4 days ago

What's happened to the Cross Keys? I have been here several times and the food has been fabulous and tasty. The past couple of times has been a bit of a disappointment. The food is a more bland and the portion sizes definitely smaller. As...More

Thank Samhappy
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

A great pub with a variety of food on the menu. The fish assorted starter was good but the mushrooms were even better - very tasty. I had the pie of the day which was interesting but oh so hot that I burned my tongue...More

Thank Tom_B_Paris
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have now been here twice as a couple for Sunday roast. On the last occasion they managed to fit us in on a busy day which was great. Unfortunately on both occasions i would say the food has been average at best. I had...More

2  Thank Daztardly
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited on Saturday 9th Sept, 8 in total. Table was booked in advance, really helpful staff. Lovely welcome, great menu. Fish and chips was great, lovely crisp batter. The guy's who had steaks said they were beautiful. One tip don't give the staff your phone...More

Thank bluebandit600s
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The roast dinner was amazing ... Great service tasty starters ..... Great value. The portion size is more than enough too. Brilliant lunch xx

1  Thank Amanda J
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing yorkshire pudding on the roasted chicken! Had baileys cheesecake for desert. Really good and friendly service.

Thank Sarah M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We are so lucky to have this on our doorstep . Amazing food and great friendly staff . Hannah , Aaron and the team are wonderful . Highly recommend giving it a try !!! You will be hooked

1  Thank Julie T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I met for lunch with a buddy for a catch up; we wanted outdoor dining and easy food. The Cross Keys delivered perfectly. Good food, good value. We sat in the garden area , as did most customers , and they staff served to table,...More

1  Thank DJHMoulsoe
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our first visit this week was on recommendation and we were not disappointed. We booked a table for 12 as a birthday celebration and the staff could not have done more to ensure that we were looked after and nothing was too much trouble. Food...More

2  Thank Uk_holidaymaker12
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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
Business meetings, Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
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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