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The Stockton Cross

Stockton Court New Road | Kimbolton, Leominster HR6 0HD, England
+44 1568 612509
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good23%
  • Average9%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“pork” (8 reviews)
“cheese board” (4 reviews)
“gammon steak” (5 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm Hours
British, Pub, European, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Stockton Court New Road | Kimbolton, Leominster HR6 0HD, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Arrived around 6pm on a Wednesday night, bought a drink and inquired about food. Was told they were booked up - there was no one in the pub apart from 3 guys drinking at the bar. We were intending to eat sat outside, so I...More

1  Thank thegeneral2018
Reviewed 6 days ago

We ate in the small, cosy restaurant . Service was very good, we were shown to our table, given menus and very friendly proprietor took our drinks order. Good choice of all courses and first course arrived very quickly. The main course was very good...More

Thank ronald_ellis
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I haven't been to the Stockton Cross for years. The new makeover is fantastic. We went for a family meal. Luckily I'm a fish lover so there was plenty of choice, I had the scallops and then chicken. It was perfect. My mum had lobster...More

2  Thank Joanne W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were pleasantly surprised when we saw the refurbishment. The pub has a much brighter feel now and the car park has been resurfaced. The food was excellent, a tasty tartlet for starter followed by excellent fish and chips. My partner had the steak which...More

1  Thank Anita1967
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When you find somewhere that does really good food why go else where , which in our case suited us fine while on holiday in Shropshire . We had the most delicious roast beef and all the trimming on the Sunday May 27th , all...More

2  Thank jan5norfolkuk
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

So pleased to see our local operating to this standard. Excellent food and the refurb is spot on. More fish/veg on the menu too and so perfectly done. Can't wait to go back. I do think there have been a few negative comments which strike...More

2  Thank Silverknight87
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I’m sorry but I can’t agree with Lesley B’s review in respect of the renovations. I wasn’t there for her meal so I can’t pass comment. However, on the Stockton Cross and the renovations I can. I make no excuses, this is my local and...More

3  Thank Apollo1961
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The new owners had been installed for a period of 4 weeks when we visited ( 23rd May 2018 ) - we had chosen this place lunch from their website menu - in fact , the menu on the day was very limited , and...More

1  Thank michaelcS2269LH
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I don't know what the pub was like before, but I think it's great now. My Daughter and I went there last Sunday on the way home from a wonderful day out at Berrington Hall. It was a gorgeous day, scorching sun and the chilled...More

4  Thank Margaret H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A most sympathetic update of a previously scruffy old pub. It retains the original space but is light and stylish with quality fixtures and fittings A quality menu of well cooked modern dishes. The wine list has some really interesting bottles. Pleasant efficient service. How...More

2  Thank cannytraveler
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Questions & Answers
Ian J
12 December 2016|
Response from Simon J | Property representative |
We are certainly still open Ian!
Louise H
14 June 2016|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from Simon J | Property representative |
Hi, sorry for the delay in answering we don't really bother with trip advisor..... Yes dogs are more than welcome, all we ask is that they are well behaved and kept on a lead at all times.
Philip M
26 May 2015|
Response from carol b | Property representative |
Hi phillip. firstly so sorry been so long answering your question, but very rare I check tripadvisor,. Tripadvisor is corrupt with false reviews and pubs spending hours doctoring privately owned pub with landlord and... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 13 - USD 40
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Stockton Court New Road | Kimbolton, Leominster HR6 0HD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Herefordshire  >  Leominster
  • Phone Number: +44 1568 612509
  • E-mail
The Stockton Cross is a 16th century black and white pub in situated in glorious Herefordshire countryside just off the A49 between Ludlow and Leominster. It has been restored to its former glory as a proper country pub and dining room. The food focuses on what's fresh and local. There is an impressive selection of local ales and ciders as well as an extensive wine list. There's also a selection of 20+ gins! There's also a large and sunny garden at the front
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