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Red Lion Inn - CLOSED

Red Lion Street, Stathern LE14 4ES, England
+44 1949 860868
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Overview
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good27%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“belly pork” (8 reviews)
“petit fours” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
Bar, British, Grill, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Red Lion Street, Stathern LE14 4ES, England
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Reviews (293)
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1 - 10 of 293 reviews

Reviewed 19 January 2017

Visited with friends two years ago and had the opportunity to meet up again, so decided to go back to this pub as we had enjoyed it last time here. Food still good although there appeared to be lots missing from the menu. Whether they...More

1  Thank Kilwinnkie
Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

What a terrible shame.I visited here on New years day for a meal.Food was wonderful and so was the service.The pub itself was absolutely stunning.I was really looking forward in visiting again.Yet another pub lost.It a absolute travesty.

1  Thank barbie15
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

Absolutely fantastic meal on Friday 30th Dec. My wife, 6 year old daughter and myself. Surf and turf for me, lobster thermidor done with a small amount of Stilton added at my request, delicious. I know it sounds wrong but trust me, it's amazing. The...More

6  Thank Geoff C
Reviewed 2 January 2017

Our first time there since the change of ownership. We've eaten there every New Years Day for several years now, it was a shame to see the place so empty when in previous visits it's been buzzing with activity, not sure whether they even use...More

16  Thank Brian G
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

Having been to Red lion previously we were really looking foward to our post Christmas meal. What a difference resturant has had a refit fit that was nice but looks like kitchen had one as well ! That's the problem they have a cook Not...More

33  Thank richard g
Reviewed 28 December 2016

Absolute Christmas Day debacle. We were pre-charged over £500 for our family meal & gave menu choices in advance. Told to arrive at 2.30 for a 3pm sitting, we still weren't seated at 4.15pm - not because the previous diners were still there, but because...More

48  Thank Gastro_n_Theresa
RedLionInnStathern, Manager at Red Lion Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 29 December 2016

Thank you for taking the last 4 days to explain your displeasure in detail (Which is now on TripAdvisor & Facebook, as you threatened to do if we didn’t give you a full refund…!) At the time of booking, The bar Manager asked you the...More

Reviewed 23 December 2016

Despite some of the negative reviews on the Red Lion, my wife and I have always found the food and service to be a consistent high quality. As we are not local (Leicester) we only get a chance to visit now and again sadly. We...More

Thank Tourershine
RedLionInnStathern, Manager at Red Lion Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 2 January 2017

Hi Tourershine, Thank you for visiting us again and taking the time to leave an updated review.. We're pleased to hear that you enjoyed visiting us again and that you found the food and service to be the high quality that we always strive to...More

Reviewed 18 December 2016

We have been to the Red Lion many times in the past and always had a great meal, with good service. However, Sunday lunch was such a disappointment! The service was terrible - extremely slow and dis-jointed. Then the food... where do I start .......More

12  Thank Watson-Watsons
RedLionInnStathern, Manager at Red Lion Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 2 January 2017

Again, our apologies to the readers of our reviews &replies, but we’ve been very busy over Christmas and haven’t had time to reply to this review… We’ve spoken with the managers regarding your review as they were both working on Sunday, the Assistant Manager was...More

Reviewed 12 December 2016

After a short journey we arrived at 7.50pm I'll set the evening The waiter was busy so we sorted ourselves out with drinks at the bar. Which took a while as it was relatively busy with drinkers and tables, and not too many bar staff...More

19  Thank The-Truth-Teller-UTB
RedLionInnStathern, Manager at Red Lion Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 3 January 2017

Apologies to the readers of our reviews &replies, but we’ve been very busy over Christmas and haven’t had time to reply to this review… On arrival all diners are asked if they’d like a drink at the bar or go straight to their table… Both...More

Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

They've got it right. Great ambience, tasteful understated decor,good but not intrusive service, relaxed calm and enjoyable. Great food and possibly the best filet steak I've had for years. It's not cheap but is good value for money. Thank you Red Lion!More

2  Thank gweriniaeth
RedLionInnStathern, Manager at Red Lion Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 2 January 2017

Hi Gweriniaeth, Thank you for taking the time to give us your kind feedback. We're pleased to hear that you enjoyed your recent visit to the Red Lion Inn and that you enjoyed your Fillet Steak so much! We hope to welcome you back again...More

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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$15 - US$49
Cuisine
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 18:00
Monday
12:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 21:00
Thursday
12:00 - 21:00
Friday
12:00 - 21:00
Saturday
12:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Red Lion Street, Stathern LE14 4ES, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Leicestershire  >  Stathern
  • Phone Number: +44 1949 860868
  • E-mail
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