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The Lion

52 Bridge Street, Kington HR5 3DJ, England
+44 1544 231002
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (5 reviews)
“fellow diners” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
British, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
52 Bridge Street, Kington HR5 3DJ, England
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Reviewed 6 April 2018

I phoned up to make a dinner reservation, but apparently this place doesn't do food anymore - despite still having an active website. This is just posted for info for anyone else thinking of eating there. Shame - it looked very nice!

Thank Edward S
Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

Love coming here for a chilled out evening. Food great and very reasonable prices. Gaye and Steve great hosts and nothing is too much trouble-they even remind me how I like my pizzas.

Thank Karen B
Reviewed 16 September 2017

Very quiet but enjoyable. Friendly staff and tasty food. Would recommend- wide menu, pizza recommended

Thank Bethan1659
Reviewed 30 August 2017

Five of us ate at The Lion on a Thursday evening when the place was busy but not quite full. The restaurant had a relaxed atmosphere with a pleasant background burble of conversation which suited us perfectly - we were in no hurry. The menu...More

Thank PeterWilliam2016
Reviewed 20 August 2017

A surprising find. very relaxed atmosphere with a good choice of mains and starter. Very reasonably priced and you can tell the staff worked hard. Food was great and the large ribs (£11) and chips was massive!!!!!!! 2 course meal with bottle of wine and...More

Thank Jase80369
Reviewed 19 July 2017

The pizza and cider were very good. The atmosphere and decor were nothing special. As a tourist, you always hope for a charming pub to explore, but that was not the case here.

Thank Cara B
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Where to start with this place... It felt more like someone's front room than a pub which is a bit disconcerting when you first walk in. The bar had a good selection of wine but there was only bag in box ale on which was...More

Thank JD2678
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

Went for a meal there with my friends last night on my hen do weekend in Kington. Food was absolutely delicious. Service was very friendly and helpful. Very cosy atmosphere and convenient location within Kington.

Thank Micky86_11
Reviewed 11 February 2017

a super 3 meat choice with loads of really good veg - the dauphinoise were especially good. Good helpings and option of starters and puds too

Thank dodge47
Reviewed 19 October 2016

Excellent Carvery served by pleasant staff.Choice of meats and up to nine vegetables, spoilt for choice!!! Very welcoming restaurant.

Thank Sue P
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available, Full Bar
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 52 Bridge Street, Kington HR5 3DJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Herefordshire  >  Kington
  • Phone Number: +44 1544 231002
Opened 22nd June 2012
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