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Take-Away services available in pre-booked 15 minute slots Thursday - Sunday 1700 - 2000.
Please call 01476861132 or 07967770736 (only before 1700 as no signal in the kitchen) with pre-orders and to make payment.

Also available a selection of Beers (bring your own container), Wines, Fresh Bloomsbury Bread, Eggs, Cheese and Butter.

For full take-away menu and upcoming real ale take-away check their Facebook page for updates.

Cross Swords

The Square Skillington
NG33 5HB

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Opening Times


Wednesday5.00 pm - 10.00 pm
Thursday5.00 pm - 10.00 pm
FridayNoon - 10.00 pm
SaturdayNoon - 10.00 pm
SundayNoon - 8.00 pm

Meal Times

Mon - Thu No Service
Fri - Sun 5.30pm - 7pm



About the Pub

This impressive stone building was built in the early to mid 1800’s

Charlotte and Garry took over in Dec 2018. The new owners are keen to let visitors know they now welcome families and children to the pub. Quality pub food is available by booking ahead with coffee, sandwiches and cakes available Fri,Sat,Sun lunchtimes. There is a patio area with outside seating and three letting cottages are also available.

Regular ales

This pub serves 3 regular beers.

  • Batemans XB
  • Timothy Taylor Boltmaker
  • Timothy Taylor Landlord

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  • RealAle Real Ale Available
  • Quiet Quiet Pub


  • DisabledAccess Disabled Access
  • LunchtimeMeals Lunchtime Meals
  • EveningMeals Evening Meals
  • Garden Garden

    Patio area.

  • Parking Parking
  • DogFriendly Dog Friendly
  • FamilyFriendly Family Friendly
  • Accommodation Accommodation
  • LiveMusic Live Music
  • RealFire Real Fire
  • Restaurant Restaurant Area
  • Smoking Smoking Area
  • WiFi Wifi

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Cross Swords

The Square Skillington
NG33 5HB

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52.821850, -0.667692

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Cross Swords - Skillington

Cross Swords

The Square Skillington
NG33 5HB

Pub Features

  • Real Ale Available
  • Quiet Pub
  • Additional Services
  • Disabled Access
  • Lunchtime Meals
  • Evening Meals
  • Garden
  • Parking
  • Dog Friendly
  • Family Friendly
  • Accommodation
  • Live Music
  • Real Fire
  • Restaurant Area
  • Smoking Area
  • Wifi

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