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The Lion - CLOSED

52 Bridge Street, Kington HR5 3DJ, England
+44 1544 231002
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
6 Apr 2018
“No food”
20 Sep 2017
“Fabulous as always”
Restaurant Hours Closed
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52 Bridge Street, Kington HR5 3DJ, England
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Reviewed 21 August 2014 via mobile

What the lion lacks in interior decoration it makes up for with its delicious food and polite service. There was a great selection of restaurant standard heading towards fine dining food. The food was very well priced for the quality of the ingredients - we...More

1  Thank CarlaTracy
Reviewed 21 July 2014

Great food, great fun staff and home made ice-cream. Some of the best food I have had outside London. Yes it was just steak and ice-cream, but everything on the plate was cooked brilliantly. Way better than the usual food we usually find on offer...More

Thank matthew c
Reviewed 11 May 2014

Best quality food beautifully presented. The flavour combinations were delightful and the enthusiasm of the staff completed the experience. The best restaurant I've been to in Herefordshire.

Thank Ianbs
Reviewed 3 May 2014

My friend and I enjoyed a mid-week meal at the Lion Restaurant recently. The menu was interesting - if slightly 'meat-heavy' (I am semi-vegetarian) with locally sourced produce. My friend ordered duck and requested it to be 'not pink'. She commented that this is often...More

1  Thank Christine H
Reviewed 19 April 2014

As visitors staying in Kington in search of somewhere to eat which offered more than pub grub, the menu and restaurant looked promising. We should have gone with our gut instincts at the start - avoid places who have next to no diners (2 only)...More

1  Thank Graham B
Reviewed 13 April 2014

We were staying in Kington and did not fancy eating in our hotel and did not want to drive so ate in The Lion. The food was really good (although a limited selection), it was all locally obtained food and was very good and priced...More

Thank Mickhere4u
Reviewed 30 March 2014 via mobile

We had our wedding meal here on 21st march for 18 people. The food was superb, everyone was more than happy with their meals. Brilliant atmosphere and nothing was too much trouble. A huge thank you to Gareth and his team for making our day...More

Thank Laura G
Reviewed 28 March 2014

My wife and I ate here on a Wednesday night - never promising, particularly in a tiny town like Kington but, as a newish restaurant, a visit to The Lion was overdue. First impression was that it was a rather disjointed space there being dining...More

Thank Drofdraddog
Reviewed 5 March 2014 via mobile

Don't eat anywhere else in Kington! This restaurant is amazing - rose veal and guinea fowl mains and tasty starters, plus homemade ice cream and a fab wine list = an indulgent heavenly meal. Add to this the friendly and chilled staff and some of...More

Thank LoulabelleK
Reviewed 15 November 2013

We were four for lunch, in fact the only people in the place. It was cold and efforts to get the log burning stove going were unsuccessful. Service was pleasant and prompt. Three of us had hot open sandwiches with salad which came on cold...More

Thank Mainwearing
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  • Address: 52 Bridge Street, Kington HR5 3DJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Herefordshire  >  Kington
  • Phone Number: +44 1544 231002
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Opened 22nd June 2012
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