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The Red Lion Inn

) #1 of 1 Restaurants in Hognaston $$ - $$$ , British,
Main Street, Hognaston DE6 1PR, England
+44 1335 370396
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pie” (8 reviews)
“belly pork” (4 reviews)
“mash” (5 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Main Street, Hognaston DE6 1PR, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious starters, Sunday roast was lovely and the churros dessert was amazing. Friendly service with quick, attentive staff. Really nice atmosphere in the pub. Great first experience and would go again!

Thank Joanna D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Drop in to the Red Lion by chance while out walking dog on Bank Holiday get away to the Peaks, and we really did strike lucky. A great traditional British pub serving great food and beer. My wife and I both had the Sunday roast...More

1  Thank CClutonjacko
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

We were staying in near by Kirk Ireton and were recommended to try thus pub. This is a typical English pub great atmosphere, great ales lovely staff and the food was wonderful.

Thank Nigelpg57
Reviewed 23 April 2017

The food was excellent, full English breakfast with vine tomatoes left me wanting more. The service could not have been better the owners and staff were very attentive and friendly and couldn't do enough for us. I had the steak and ale pie on the...More

Thank yvonnejamieson29
Reviewed 19 April 2017

We stayed in the cottage next door and enjoyed the novelty of popping next door to the pub for a beer and something to eat. Food was of a high standard, and the staff were very friendly

Thank Crew-Sing
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

From the minute we walked in we felt welcome. Landlord and landlady were happy to talk us through the beers on offer, all of which were excellent and very reasonably priced. Food was excellent - belly pork was to die for as was the Jacobs...More

Thank BuzznCo
Reviewed 16 March 2017

We booked a Sunday lunch and were a little taken aback to be sternly told to be on time. We were and found that at midday we were literally the only people there. We both had seafood chowder and roast beef. I have had many...More

1  Thank nottinghampaul
Reviewed 5 December 2016

When we arrived we were greeted with a very warm and friendly welcome and taken straight to our table. We were quickly offered drinks and ordered as soon as we were ready. After a short while the very polite waitress came over apologising that there...More

1  Thank sarahallen87
Reviewed 23 November 2016

Living in this area where there are so many excellent pubs, it is always fun to try somewhere new. We were not disappointed. This is a lovely, unpretentious village pub, serving well cooked, imaginative wholesome food in generous, but not over large, portions. I could...More

1  Thank Wyg
Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

I have been here twice now with friends and I have never heard anyone complain about the good. The pub is small and cosy and the landlord is friendly. The food is brilliant, perhaps more expensive than normal pub food but worth every penny. This...More

Thank Traveller S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street, Hognaston DE6 1PR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Derbyshire  >  Hognaston
  • Phone Number: +44 1335 370396
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