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Takeaway menu 12 noon until 1pm then 4pm until 6pm Tue - Sat , Sunday lunch 1130 to 2:30 must be ordered by Saturday. Just ring 01740 651231 place order set collect time then pick up from side door. Please ring when out side if door not open.

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Cross Keys

9 High Street
Bishop Middleham
DL17 9AR

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Opening Times

Monday2.30 pm - 11.00 pm
TuesdayMidday - 11.00 pm
WednesdayMidday - 11.00 pm
ThursdayMidday - 11.00 pm
FridayMidday - 11.00 pm
SaturdayMidday - 11.00 pm
SundayMidday - 11.00 pm

Meal Times

5 - 9 Mon
12 - 9 Tue - Sun

About the Pub

A busy family-run village pub with a good reputation for its food. It has a bar with real fire, lounge, and large restaurant at the back. The pub is opposite the remains of Forsters brewery which closed in 1913 and it may well have been the tap house. The village has a series of walks through beautiful countryside with wildlife and the remains of Bishop Middleham Castle.

Historic Interest

This pub was probably the tap house for Forsters brewery, which was across the road from the pub. The brewery was closed in 1913 & demolished in 1960. The foundation is now a park.

Regular cask ales

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Changing cask ales

This pub serves 2 changing beers.

Changing beers typically include:

  • Consett Red Dust
  • S43 --varies--

Usually local such as Consett and S43.

Source: National

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Cross Keys, Bishop Middleham


  • RealAle Real Ale Available
  • LocAle LocAle Accredited
  • Quiet Quiet Pub


  • LunchtimeMeals Lunchtime Meals
  • EveningMeals Evening Meals
  • Garden Pub Garden
  • DogFriendly Dog Friendly

    In the bar.

  • FamilyFriendly Family Friendly
  • Games Traditional Pub Games


  • RealFire Real Fire
  • Restaurant Restaurant Area
  • SeparateBar Separate Bar
  • SportsTV Sports TV

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Cross Keys

9 High Street
Bishop Middleham
DL17 9AR

Sat Nav Reference

54.677412, -1.487736


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Nearby Bus Routes (10m)

33 (Sedgefield-Ferryhill)


1 mile from the A177.

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