Coventry & District

Campaign for Real Ale

Campaign for Real Ale

Golden Cross

8 Hay Lane
Coventry: City Centre
Emailmoc.kooltuo@yrtnevoc.ssorcnedlogeht Telephone(024) 7655 1855
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Opening times: 11-11 Mon; 11-midnight Tue; 11-11 Wed & Thu; 11-midnight Fri; 11-1am Sat; 12-7 Sun

Due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic this pub is currently offering additional services:

Open, but with reduced hours. Closes at 5.30pm on Mondays and Tuesdays

Regular beers: Ringwood Razorback

See more about this pub on WhatPub, CAMRA's national pub guide.

A lucky surviver of the blitz, this is one of Coventry's finest Medeival buildings in the cobbled steets close to the old and new cathedrals. Built in 1583 on the site of the former Coventry mint, established as a pub around 1661 and recently sympathetically refurbished 2016-17. A comfortable lounge downstairs is supplemented by more formal dining upstairs at busy times, typically Friday to Sunday, which includes a bar. An excellent menu is available every day of the week, supplemented by a snack menu 12-3 Monday to Friday. The pub caters for those with gluten and other food intolerances, ask at the bar when ordering. Live bands play upstairs every Saturday from 9pm and the open mic downstairs Tuesdays from 8pm can be rather loud.