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The Red Lion

81 Ramsbottom Road, Hawkshaw, Bury BL8 4JS, England
+44 1204 856600
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Overview
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good26%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
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CUISINES
British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
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Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
81 Ramsbottom Road, Hawkshaw, Bury BL8 4JS, England
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1 - 10 of 513 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

Very nice food, at reasonable prices. Interior is pleasant with a modern take on a classic pub layout. Staff were friendly and helpful.

Thank Matt R
c o, Manager at The Red Lion, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for your comments, its good to hear you liked our pub and enjoyed the food.

Reviewed 1 week ago

I went out with friends for lunch. The furnishings are very nice and it was very comfortable with a nice atmosphere. Most of us including myself ordered a starter and mains. I ordered garlic bread as a starter which I did say I wanted for...More

Thank Ikab
c o, Manager at The Red Lion, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for your feedback, we always appreciate positive and constructive comments. I have spoken to the team involved and looked at our computer to see the exact times of your order going through and when the main courses were called away. I believe that...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We decided to visit The Red Lion as We live and work in the Local area and as it was convenient last minute The staff were helpful and the food and service were great We will visit again soon .A great experience .I look forward...More

Thank lisajnorman1
c o, Manager at The Red Lion, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Great to hear positive feedback about our staff and food, glad you enjoyed yourselves. We will see you in November for the charity race. Thank you.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Met with family for a Saturday lunch. Mixed age group and kids so we were well catered for. Smart decor and comfortable with plenty of parking. Extensive menu with kids, light bites, special lunch menu options. We all enjoyed the food, good quality and not...More

Thank Foodies109
c o, Manager at The Red Lion, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your comments, we are glad you enjoyed your family meal, hope to see you all again soon.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Must say that this place is hard to fault. Ok so lets say it gets full marks for location ( hawkshaw is a beautiful little village) great family environment and relaxed, its dog friendly for those of us who are out with the pooch for...More

Thank philip t
c o, Manager at The Red Lion, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for your lovely comments, we do our best to make our guests feel welcome and relaxed so its so nice to hear that this is how you felt. We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a date night here with my hubby,the whole experience was great from start to finish,we was made very welcome by the waitress who showed us to our table and took our drink order straight away. The food choices was great,we had bread and olives...More

Thank Tracy P
c o, Manager at The Red Lion, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your lovely review, great to hear you enjoyed our food and will be returning again soon. Look forward to seeing you both again. Many thanks

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Writing negative reviews isn't my thing but had to share this one as I was with frustrated and like to spend my money on nice food... Booked online last minute, when we arrived the restaurant had no record of our booking so we had to...More

Thank alisquires
c o, Manager at The Red Lion, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your comments, we are extremely disappointed that you had a negative experience. Our food is usually at a much higher standard than you have described and we would be more than happy to discuss this further if you would like to contact...More

Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

We booked several months ago as we were going to a family wedding nearby. As plans progressed Jo was extremely helpful and flexible - yes, we could have a room in which to change even if our rooms weren't ready, yes they could accommodate my...More

Thank Jennylmooney
c o, Manager at The Red Lion, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your lovely comments, we are always happy to help and accommodate where we can. We hope to see you again. Many thanks

Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

Stayed over for a family wedding, and this place couldn't have been more accommodating! Made special arrangements for us to check in early so we could get changed, and added extra rooms for us at short notice. Rooms were spacious and clean and breakfast was...More

Thank DennisRHM
c o, Manager at The Red Lion, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your comments, its great to hear you would recommend us. We hope to see you again.

Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

We called in the food very nice the staff great nothing to much trouble we to my dad who is 80 he said the food was lovely thank you

Thank htoninbolton
c o, Manager at The Red Lion, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2017

Thank you for your comments, we are really glad you and your family enjoyed your meal. Hope to see you again soon.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$8 - US$25
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 81 Ramsbottom Road, Hawkshaw, Bury BL8 4JS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Bury  >  Hawkshaw
  • Phone Number: +44 1204 856600
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