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The Cross Guns

Avoncliff, Bradford-on-Avon BA15 2HB, England
+44 1225 862335
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Overview
  • Excellent21%
  • Very good26%
  • Average18%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible20%
Travellers talk about
“steam brewery” (14 reviews)
“sister pub” (5 reviews)
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CUISINES
British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
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LOCATION
Avoncliff, Bradford-on-Avon BA15 2HB, England
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1 - 10 of 414 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Beautiful stop along the canal/river. Didn't sample the food but the staff were lovely and the food we saw looked really nice.

Thank Jilllian
Reviewed 5 days ago

Well. What an absolute jewel in the crown.. this pub was refurbished in Feb. 2017. As well the fantastic location .. kennet & Avon canal floating over the top of the river avon... adjacent / right next to the avoncliff railway station & the roads...More

Thank Maxine T
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was always a fantastic location, but the food and service were not great and the garden furniture was falling to bits. The new owners have done a fantastic job with the renovation, keeping all the charm and character but making it cozier and more...More

Thank jonberridge
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Cross Guns sits right on the river. The view is excellent with great outdoor seating and good food. Best fish and chips I've had in a long time.

Thank Edward H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We don't live far away so took the dog for a walk down the canal to the cross guns. Haven't been here since they refurbished it but what a difference! We sat in the garden which was 10 times better than the last time we...More

1  Thank PhilBrown1972
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited twice within 4 days. Amazing food, great location, great atmosphere and fantastic staff! What more do you need? Visit this pub

1  Thank G102
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Having walked along the canal from Bath we stopped for a much needed pint and lunch. The beer was excellent and service very friendly but the food was pretty abysmal.A tuna mayonnaise baguette consisted of a few flakes of tuna in a very thin mayonnaise...More

Thank Mike T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food is Amazing my first time at this pub and I enjoyed my food as I had the pulled pork burger and the staff are very nice

Thank Amy L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This pub has recently (2017) invested a lot of money in it's out door seating area. There was a lot of tree working clearing the area around the aqueduct and installing decking and picnic tables. We went for a drink by the river on a...More

Thank hickmagp
Reviewed 19 August 2017

During our visit the menu was a bit limited as they had had a small fire - however, they still served nice food and the tables by the river are very pleasant on a nice day. The garden does seem to have been a bit...More

Thank John M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 14 - US$ 24
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, View, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avoncliff, Bradford-on-Avon BA15 2HB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Wiltshire  >  Bradford-on-Avon
  • Phone Number: +44 1225 862335
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Description
Nestled on the canal towpath by Avoncliff station between Bath and Bradford on Avon, this 16th Century Inn has idyllic riverside pub gardens where you can enjoy a sumptuous meal whilst enjoying panoramic views of the canal crossing the river. Open for breakfast, lunch, dinner & drinks - escape the city, life tastes better here.
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