The Cross Keys Stow

Winners of Lincolnshire's Tourism Excellence Award Best Dining Pub 2020

This is what we do!

Covid hit us hard but we are back doing what we do best and now we are bigger and better than ever with the addition of a NEW tearoom, NEW Beer garden and from Aug 1st a NEW ice cream parlour!

Whatever the weather we have it covered including the Beer Garden so enjoy Staycation this Summer.

Our award winning chefs are creating new dishes weekly and of course delivering all the classics you expect.

See our sample menus tab to whet you're appetite.

 The Restaurant and Pub

(Open Thursday to Sunday)

The Pub and Restaurant focus on great food, great service and creating a great atmosphere to relax and enjoy our extensive range of food and drinks including cask ales, draught ales, artisan gins, exclusive wines and non alcoholic drinks.

The Snug Tearoom

(Open Wed to Saturday)

New for 2021, open for BREAKFAST, LUNCH and AFTERNOON TEAS.

Hot or Cod Drinks all day including a Lincoln Tea or Coffee in our state of the art Barista. On the run? enjoy one of of takeaway cakes, home pasties including Dan's famous Sausage Rolls! 

Takeaway & Home Delivery


Our Takeaway and home delivery is here to stay and we offer a full takeaway menu and home delivery service.

Easy ordering and easy collection.

The NEW Beer Garden and Outside Marquee

Enjoy a drink or meal outside or inside our Marquee with views of Stow Minster, always worth a visit.

Want to celebrate? Private functions in our Marquee work great. Intimate weddings, Funerals, Anniversaries or just Party - we can do it.


Our Food

The Cross Keys Stow has a menu of culinary delights, utilising the freshest ingredients to bring homemade dishes straight to your table. The food we serve at The Cross Keys Stow is freshly prepared every day using the best ingredients available by our award winning chefs. We cater to all types of dietary requirements. Check out our menu and get in touch to make a reservation or order from our takeaway menu.


Our Specials

Our Chefs take great pride in offering a range of specials which are changed weekly.


Pub Classics

Beer Battered Fish, Hand Cut Chips, Homemade Mushy Peas and Tartare Sauce. One of our Classic pub dishes.


Opening Hours 


Thursday, Friday

Food 12.00pm - 2.00pm

Food 5.00pm - 8.30pm

Drinks 12.00pm - 2.00pm

Drinks 5.00pm - 10.00pm


Food 12.00pm - 2.00pm

Food 5.00pm - 8.30pm

Drinks 12.00pm - 10.00pm

Food & Drink 12.00pm - 5.00pm

Last orders for food (4.30pm)


Open Wednesday to Saturday 
9.00am - 4.00pm


Our Location

Located less than 8 miles from Lincoln in the village of Stow. Home to St Marys Church the Mother of Lincoln Cathedral..

4 Stow Park Road, Stow, Lincoln. LN1 2DD


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