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Village pub and eatery

Another recent visit here showed the menu to be relatively unchanged from at least a year ago but... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Melrose, United Kingdom
A nice meal out.

We booked a table after visiting Art at Ancrum at the weekend and were not disappointed with the... read more

Reviewed 10 May 2018
Newcastle, United Kingdom
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The Cross Keys, Ancrum, Jedburgh TD8 6XH, Scotland
+44 1835 830242
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Another recent visit here showed the menu to be relatively unchanged from at least a year ago but none the less it features good local producers and makes use of the home brewed beer, which is excellent. The restaurant is fairly comfortable and uncluttered but...More

Thank MelroseMunchkin
Reviewed 10 May 2018

We booked a table after visiting Art at Ancrum at the weekend and were not disappointed with the welcome or food. They also allow dogs in certain rooms and this was a plus for us. The drinks were served quickly whilst we choose what to...More

Thank Woody067
Reviewed 24 March 2018 via mobile

This being the ‘brewers tap’ the Foxy Blonde and Flower of Scotland 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 were in amazing condition. Service was fab and Joe the Chef, did us proud. Really tasty food. Definitely be back.

Thank eildons3
Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

Visited here twice in December, with family and my children and also with friends. Lovely meal, warm and welcoming staff on arrival. The pate is beautiful and very tasty, the prawn risotto was outstanding full of flavour, other party members had the smoked salmon, fish...More

Thank 488missg
Reviewed 23 August 2017

22, August 2017 After a long day in the Borders we decided on our way home to try out the Cross Keys at Ancrum, We ordered our drinks and asked how do you get to the beer garden You have to walk through a rather...More

4  Thank shirl c
Reviewed 28 July 2017

I believe this is now owned and operated by the couple who own Chesters glamping and they have renovated it very subtly so it still feels like a local pub. Locally brewed beer was very tasty and strong . Children - 7/8/9 ( Grandchildren) -...More

1  Thank bobessonl
Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

First visit in a long time for a meal and was very disappointed. Felt that the offerings were poor with little variety with most things being greasy food. We chose the chicken burger for a main. It looked nice but was bland and tasteless. The...More

Thank SSVG030905
Reviewed 6 October 2016

On our way to stay in a cottage near Ancrum so arranged to meet our friends at The Cross Keys ,, a lovely little pub set on the village green, the restaurant is at the rear of the pub, the kitchen is also in the...More

Thank Rymanskid
Reviewed 10 November 2015 via mobile

Decent wee pub. It was just a pity about the boxers that were plastered against the bogs wall via some human excrement. On the plus side there was a free bar. #Xt

2  Thank Swolez
Reviewed 25 June 2015

The Cross keys is a small pub in the village of Ancrum. It has a tiny bar, usually filled with locals. It's real delight though is its small restaurant through the back. It's not large, quite dark inside, with the kitchen open to view. The...More

1  Thank timeoutgalashiels
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