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Christmas at The Cross Keys

The festive period is fast approaching, and if you are after somewhere for your Christmas party, look no further.  The Cross Keys offers an idyllic venue for wintry gatherings, complete with roaring fireplaces and delicious food and drink. Our menu is below, and if you have any questions at all, or would like to enquire about […]

Best Summer Pub

We are proud to announce that The Times have named The Cross Keys number 5 in their 10 Great Pubs In The City for 2014, in their article for the top 50 summer pubs in the UK. http://www.thetimes.co.uk/tto/life/food/article4125452.ece

The Single Malts of Scotland – Wednesday 9th July

The Whisky Lounge cannot get enough of a Single Cask Whisky. At the next tasting, Wednesday 9th July, these exclusive products will be the focus of attention…. Clynelish 1995, 18yo, 57.5% Glen Grant 1992, 22yo, 57.5% Glenrothes 1990, 23yo, 49.4% Longmorn 1992, 21yo, 49.7% Tobermory 1994, 19yo, 55.8% All the above will be there on […]

Yorkshire Beer Vs French Wine – Thursday 10th July

The Tour de France Visits Leeds this summer for the Grand Depart but more importantly so does our Gala Dinner. On Thursday July 10th, The Cross Keys & Latitude will host the latest round of this unique series. With 5 courses of Awesome Food, Chris from Latitude will be Battling Matt from the North Bar […]

Morvelo CITYCROSS 3 – Saturday June 14th

The Tour de France visits Leeds this summer for the Grand Depart but more importantly so does CityCross for its much anticipated third edition. On Saturday June 14th Holbeck Urban Village in central Leeds will host the latest round of this unique series. With cobbles, steps, ramps, berms, alleys, beer tents, music, food and all […]

Whisky Lounge ‘The Glenlivet’ Thursday June 12th – 7.00pm

This next series of tastings is taking an in depth look into one of the Speyside’s iconic distilleries, Glenlivet. THE Glenlivet was one of (if not the first) distillery to become officially licenced by the UK government in 1824. George Smith, the founder, famously would not travel without his pistol stuffed in the back of […]

Night of The Long Rides – Thursday 29th May

It’s all about the book and the bike…Andrew Sykes and Tom Bruce visit The Cross Keys, sharing tales from the cycling adventures that make up their excellent travel books, answering your questions and maybe inspiring you to head out on an escapade of your own.  Tom will also be bringing along his bike ‘Sandy’ for bike […]

Whisky Lounge – The Spirit of Indie

  On Thursday the 8th of May, our good friends from The Whisky Lounge are holding a tasting of Independantly bottled whiskys, including some incredibly rare and one off single cak releases. The beauty of single cask bottlings like these is that they are selected and bottled under their own merits and offer a one-off snap […]

Whisky Or Whiskey? Thursday April 3rd 2014, 7.00pm, The Cross Keys

  Whisky Or Whiskey? Thursday April 3rd 2014, 7.00pm – Click Here For Tickets ‘The Irish invented it, the Scottish perfected it’. This is the classic quote that has been bandied around the industry for many years. But who really makes the best whisk(e)y??? Well that’s what this series is all about, but before anyone makes […]

We Love Yorkshire

We love Yorkshire, and the New York Times agrees with us, and has ranked Yorkshire as number 22 in their 52 places to visit in 2014, above Dubai, the Seychelles & Nepal. The article is available to read  here, and even includes a lovely mention of The Cross Keys. So everyone rejoice that you live in […]