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Reviewed 19 March 2017

This is a lovely hotel in a very nice location. We booked this as an ITISON deal and were not disappointed. The room was very clean and airy with excellent facilities. The place was extremely dog friendly - something that appeals to us as we have a small dog who accompanies us on all our travels. Dog was welcomed in...

Carlisle, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

Simple surroundings belies excellent service and food. Dogs welcome as well. Will definitely go again when next in the area. We had the daube of beef with barley risotto and the haddock and leek risotto with hand cut chips. Good value

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Falkirk, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

I was surprised at the welcome we received. Locals very friendly and my wee dog was allowed in the bar. Food excellent, surroundings quaint and atmosphere warm and inviting. Go along and try for yourself it's worth a visit

Thank elaine282
Dunblane, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 December 2016

Went for a birthday treat and was disappointed. Haven't realised that they only had an a Xmas menu choice before booking a table. Then, must have been the only people eating not to know, or be told, that it was 2_4_1 on burgers !!!. Food we had was okay, but not memorable. The steak pricey at £25. A nice cosy...

Thank hughmacmillan2016
Reviewed 14 December 2016

Met two good friends for an annual get together and a bit of food. Given the time of year I went for the turkey. It was exceptional. The best turkey dinner I've ever had. Meat was lovely and moist, very tasty stuffing, beautifully hot. Great selection of well cooked veg and a fantastic gravy! Good turkey dinners at this time...

1Thank Gordon B
Tillicoultry, Scotland, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 December 2016 via mobile

Food in this establishment is worth coming for. Best I've had for quite a while, menu is not huge, but the food is prepared and cooked on the premises. In addition each dish on the menu I would like to eat which is a definite must. The minced pie cheese cake was to die for and will be going back...

1Thank Neil A
Bonnybridge, Scotland, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 December 2016

Whilst it was a cold day we visited for lunch, we didn't expect to have to sit with our jackets on throughout the meal. Cullen Skink was nice, main courses were disappointing, all warm not hot! Quite expensive for what we received. Only one size glass available for wine, asked for a large house wine, received a small glass. Queried...

1Thank Rhiannon M
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

The pub came recommended as a nearby dog friendly place so we booked a table for 4. The pub was welcoming with a lovely fire, the staff really friendly and the food was really nice. All of us really enjoyed and for one in the party, the best lamb she has ever had! She was still talking about it 2...

1Thank Bananarob
Burton upon Trent, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 November 2016

Arrived on a very cold Sunday evening, shown to a nice warm modern room, spent a pleasant evening in the cosy bar watching Andy Murray win at tennis and eating a good roast dinner with some of the best gravy ever tasted. Friendly and helpful staff.

1Thank ssstaffordshire
Greater Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 19 October 2016

I recently visited this pub for dinner while on holiday. It is super cosy and the people very friendly, they even welcomed our dog with open arms. The food was fantastic and incorporated local produce. We enjoyed it so much, we returned a couple of nights later.

1Thank millymac2016

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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
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Stirling > Kippen
Price Range: ₹ 6,223 - ₹ 6,547 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
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“Only 3 rooms available. Room 3 was fine for us. Plenty space for us plus dog.”
JHPHOTO, 19 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Avoid the twin room”
Marpleboy, 31 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Room 3 at the back of hotel and very quiet.”
GeorgieB56, 5 Feb 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in the double room and were very happy with it.”
499Emily499, 16 Jul 2015 | Read review
“No tea or coffee in the room so if you are a caffeine addict take a travel kettle with you.”
Longforganlad, 28 Mar 2015 | Read review
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