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All 5 Kippen Restaurants

The Cross Keys

Main Street, Kippen, Scotland
01786 870293
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Ranked #4 of 5 Restaurants in Kippen
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Sun - Thu 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 12:00 pm - 1:00 am
Cuisines: Pub
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Restaurant details
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night

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English first
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

Took some friends who were visiting from England on a cold wet Sunday at the end of October. The food was fine but it was freezing cold inside the pub. There was a tiny fire in an open grate which didn't give out any heat and the doors were constantly being opened anyway so any warmth went straight outside. The... More 

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WEST YORKS
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301 restaurant reviews
186 helpful votes 186 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

This is a classic Scottish inn offering a warm welcome and a very good Sunday lunch. We had read some of the reviews about the service levels being hit and miss however we were really looked after. The waitresses could not have being more helpful and were smiling all the time. We had two Beef and a Lamb and they... More 

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Falkirk
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Lovely pub serving food in middle of Kippen. Nice clean and cosy environment in which to eat and drink

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scotland
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112 reviews 112 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
82 helpful votes 82 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

A warm cosy pub with open fires. The menu offered a good selection of home produced food at reasonable prices. Our party had duck and home made beef burgers both of which were excellent. The sticky toffee pudding was one of the best I have tasted. The pub is small with a lot of dark wood panelling which makes it... More 

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Stirling, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

Fantastic food, cosy atmosphere - what more could you want on a dreary Sunday afternoon in November. This place is a wee gem and well worth a visit.

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Killingworth, Connecticut
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

Dont miss this pub when traveling near Kippen. Friendly staff and people. Great place to have real Scottish fare. Loads of atmosphere and warmth. Excellent stovies, bangers and mash and beer. Very fairly priced, good sized portions and very relaxing.

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52 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

We popped in for lunch. A warm welcome from the staff. I ordered the lamb tagine, my partner had the belly pork and my son the pea and ham soup. My tagine was great as was the soup but the belly pork dish was one to give a miss on beans!! Ew! Worth a second visit!

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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10 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

The Cross Key's is one of those hidden gems, but one that has been doing business in the beautiful little Stirlingshire village of Kippen since 1705. So it has a good pedigree. It is very much a village pub, with very friendly bar staff and manager. They serve local (and specially brewed for the pub) cask ales amongst the usual... More 

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Scotland, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Not a great atmosphere, dark & dreary decor, requires lots of work. Food & service average. Heard a few negative rumours,cant see me being back in a hurray!!

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Woodbridge, United Kindom
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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

Good wholesome food - rather dark interior - sensibly priced and good portions. Friendly staff - popular venue for family and groups. Would recommend to family and friends.

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Additional Information about The Cross Keys

Address: Main Street, Kippen, Scotland
Phone Number: 01786 870293
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Stirlingshire  >  Kippen
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday 12:00 pm - 1:00 am
Saturday 12:00 pm - 1:00 am
Cuisine: Pub

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