Search > Cross Keys

Cross Keys

9 High Street
Bishop Middleham
DL17 9AR

View on Map

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

No beers listed Add regular beers

Changing cask ales

This pub serves 2 changing beers.

Usually local such as Consett, Sonnet 43 and Mordue.

Source: National

Email this pub to a friend

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

View on Larger Map

Cross Keys

9 High Street
Bishop Middleham
DL17 9AR

Sat Nav Reference

54.677412, -1.487736


  • <Bus Close to Bus Routes

Nearby Bus Routes (10m)

33 (Sedgefield-Ferryhill)


1 mile from the A177.

Submit Pub Feedback to CAMRA

We welcome the help of all users to contribute to this important campaigning project. Please use the form below to submit feedback or updates directly to the CAMRA branch for consideration.

Please note that any changes mentioned WILL NOT have an immediate effect on but will instead be emailed directly to the CAMRA branch Pubs Officer for consideration. If you provide your name and/or email address this information will also be visible to the Pubs Officer, who may use this information to follow up your feedback. IF YOU WISH TO CONTACT THE PUB DIRECT, PLEASE DO NOT USE THIS FORM.

Submit Beer Scores

The National Beer Scoring System has been upgraded and is now fully integrated with, making finding a pub and scoring your beers much easier.

Beer scoring is only available to CAMRA members. To start scoring please login below or join CAMRA on the national website.

Join CAMRA | Member Login

Campaign for your local

We campaign on a number of issues to help keep pubs open and pints affordable. If you love beer and pubs, get involved today!

Find out more

Close overlay