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The Cross Keys

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KINROSS
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 112 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a very dark and old pub that won Pub Grub of the year 2016. Had lunch here on Wednesday when they offer two for one (241) on their fish and chips. The quality of the fish was very good, not greasy as sometimes fish and chips can be and portion size was adequate for lunchtime. Tried their own... More 

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Okatie, South Carolina
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9 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

As we past through Kippen, a nice Sunday dinner came to mind. Who would have thought that this would be possible in a very small, although quaint, Scotland village. Right in the center of town we noticed a large white building that promoted food drink and rooms. As we entered the bar through the old squeaky door, we found a... More 

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Thank dntbear
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Quickly served, very well - tasting food. Pleasant personnel, good beer and for us, a good introduction to a real Scottish pub that locals attend. I prefer this to the other slightly 'fancier' pub in Kippen.

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Coventry, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2016

I had dinner here recently with a friend while travelling in Scotland. Even though it was obviously a busy night we didn't have to wait long for our food and it was all delicious. There is a good range of options on the menu, reasonable prices, generous portion sizes, a lively atmosphere and attentive, efficient service

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2016 via mobile

We found this pub by chance and is our best find to date. I love the dog friendly, lively atmosphere of the village pub and wish it was our local. Great range of delicious food from pub classics to gastro pub delights. We now plan a weekend away in The Trossachs around a trip to The Cross Keys.

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Stirling, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016

Well what can I say we have been to the cross keys in kippen so many times Brian's food is so yummy and the place was full of French and German holiday makers who all enjoyed their meal it's a oldy place inside but soo friendly the beer is good as well they always have a cask beer try Cullen... More 

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Thank 863nancy
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2016

Been meaning to go here for ages, as a friend who lives in Kippen recommended and I wasn't disappointed. It was a double celebration - my birthday & 22nd wedding anniversary - so I went for three courses starting with a beetroot & goat's cheese tart followed by delicious Scottish staple, stovies. But the best thing was I managed to... More 

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2016 via mobile

The food here is delicious. The service is friendly and quick. The atmosphere is just lovely. A lady at another table began to ask the waiter for advice on gluten free dishes and he immediately fetched her a whole new GF menu just for her where every choice was suitable for her. We had the steak pie. If they do... More 

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Reston, Virginia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2016

When my wife, my daughter and I settled for a week of R&R in the lovely and picturesque 'Kingdom of Kippen' near Stirling, Scotland, little did we know that right at the foot of our rental was an incredibly friendly, welcoming, warm(log fire going at all times), convivial pub that served delicately prepared fabulously delicious dishes. We went the first... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

visuted with my husband and 2 children on 2 separate occasions now and both time had a lovely meal with great friendly service. The menu was reasonable with smaller portions for children if required? The cost was spot on.

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Amenities

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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Cross Keys is a traditional and comfortable Inn nestled in the village of Kippen between the Loch lomond and trossachs national park and the ancient city of Stirling, Scotland. There are three contemporary en suite rooms with heated floors, excellent beds and fresh white linen. The pub has log fires in winter and the beer garden has great view in the summer. Food at the Cross Keys is traditional modern with standards and specials side by side. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Cross Keys

Address: Main Street, Kippen FK8 3DN, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Stirlingshire > Kippen
Price Range: $101 - $116 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
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The Cross Keys Kippen, Scotland
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