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Cross Keys, Birmingham

81 Steward Street
Ladywood
Postal town: Birmingham
B18 7AF
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Soup Dragon left this review about Cross Keys

A terraced pub, in what has always been an industrial area. It is difficult to date, although it has certainly been a pub since the 1950s - but may date back to WWI. It is a simple brick upper, in white, with a green lower frontage that has patio doors to open the pub out in summer, I guess. The interior is a single room with a pool table at the end. It is in wood, white wood and brick - and feels like an industrial unit. There are a few TVs, which were connected to the karaoke that nobody was singing on. There is also a jukebox. There are no pictures, just a mirror over a forlorn fireplace. The service was fine and a few mature locals were in. Beer; no real ale, no keg MILD - just basic taps. Overall, it doesn't have a lot to make it work finding out. One for the locals.

On 20th December 2013 - no rating submitted
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Latest updates View all updates for Cross Keys, Ladywood
20th Dec 2013, 12:14
Review submitted by Soup Dragon
 
30th Jul 2012, 15:59
Picture submitted by david johnston approved

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  • CAMRA Discount : No last updated 04 February 2014 by ROB Camra
  • Jukebox : Yes last updated 20 December 2013 by hondo .
  • Karaoke : Yes last updated 20 December 2013 by hondo .
  • Pool Table : Yes last updated 20 December 2013 by hondo .
  • Real Ale : No last updated 20 December 2013 by hondo .
  • Real Cider : No last updated 04 February 2014 by ROB Camra
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