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The Golden Lion Inn & Lakeside Restaurant

$$ - $$$, British,
Stithians Lake | Menherion, Redruth TR16 6NW, England
+44 1209 860332
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Overview
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good24%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, International, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
Food
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LOCATION
Stithians Lake | Menherion, Redruth TR16 6NW, England
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1 - 10 of 448 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We only popped in for a quick drink with our 2 little ones... such a friendly place and the food looks amazing.. we're going to try and get back to eat there. Good beer on tap too!

Thank Pmgerrard
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

2 meals here this holiday one with 8 people and all meals cooked perfectly, all presented at the same time and not one single negative about the food from the whole table who can be real foodies too. Second visit spur of the moment Sunday...More

Thank Denise P
sarah s, Owner at The Golden Lion Inn & Lakeside Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Terrific, Great Stuff..and Thank You. We have just changed our Sunday Lunch Menu, to include Yorkshire puddings , stuffing and crispy parsnips on ALL plates, with a change on the veg, to include honey glazed carrots and Cauliflower Cheese. This has been hugely popular... and...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I am originally from the next village and have always thought of this pub/restaurant as a pleasant place to go, but really nothing special. It always won awards and I just didn't know why - the welcome was always lacklustre, the food was average, and...More

Thank Katieeats67
sarah s, Owner at The Golden Lion Inn & Lakeside Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hello, Thank you for your lovely review. I am so pleased that all the hard work we have been doing, is getting recognized. Your review was especially pleasing for myself, as I am new to the hospitality business, so a reassurance is always good for...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

On arrival all looked good, quickly shown to our table, pub/restaurant not that busy, service was OK, a little direct, food came quickly but the portion size was massive, far too much so ultimately what a waste. Better quality & less food would have been...More

1  Thank Paul S
Reviewed 6 days ago

Was worried it might be closed by the time we had walked around the lake but relieved to find it open for food - thank goodness the walk had made us hungry ! Lovely view from the conservatory of the lake, peaceful relaxed surroundings. An...More

Thank Ian J
sarah s, Owner at The Golden Lion Inn & Lakeside Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi, So glad you enjoyed your meal, and felt relaxed overlooking the lake. On blustery cold wintry nights, we also have the log fires roaring, and these are just as hypnotic. Look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Family meal , usual kind of problems , different diets , children making things difficult . The staff were very welcoming and respectful of the menu we required. All done very professionally , great service , will be going again .... highly recommended...More

Thank ian6919
sarah s, Owner at The Golden Lion Inn & Lakeside Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

It was nice to see you and your family again, and I am pleased that the staff made your visit a pleasant one. We have a taster buffet on the 26th October, at £20 per head. Maybe you would like to come along, as there...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Called in unexpected for lunch.. didn't book, made to feel really welcome.. nothing too much trouble. Food delicious, staff very friendly and views over the gardens and lake beautiful. So easy to lose track of time there...will definitely go again.

Thank Patch747
sarah s, Owner at The Golden Lion Inn & Lakeside Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thanks for your lovely review, it was nice to see you again.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were staying at the water sports campsite behind the pub and would walk around for a drink and food a couple of evenings. The pub is traditional which is what we like with an open fire and very friendly staff. The food was very...More

Thank Simon F
sarah s, Owner at The Golden Lion Inn & Lakeside Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Many thanks for your review. I have passed your lovely comments onto the team.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

From coming through the door our reception was so genuine and warm. All the staff were brilliant, Sarah had put herself out in preparing our table. The food was faultless, presentation amazing. My wife was gutted as she couldn't eat all of her desert. If...More

Thank njh1922
sarah s, Owner at The Golden Lion Inn & Lakeside Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your lovely review. If when booking a table, we learn it is for a celebration, we try to decorate accordingly, to make the event that little more special. So please you enjoyed your surprise and you enjoyed your meal. Look forward to...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I booked a table in the bar in front of the fire - it was lovely. The service was incredibly friendly and food delicious. The mackerel pate was particularly good. I shall return again soon - thank you!

Thank kernowgirl17
sarah s, Owner at The Golden Lion Inn & Lakeside Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review, and glad you enjoyed your meal. The roaring Log Fire has been a welcomed asset this past week, and we hope to see you again soon.

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Sarah T
9 September 2017|
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Response from sarah s | Property representative |
yes we do
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amy4next
5 March 2017|
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Response from Rebecca K | Reviewed this property |
Monday - Friday 12-2 & 6-9pm Saturday and Sunday 12-9pm
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Rachel N
24 October 2016|
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Response from Steve E | Reviewed this property |
Yes this restaurant will be open on Christmas Eve, you would need to book early to ensure you are booked in ok.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$3 - US$33
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, View, Romantic, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Monday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Stithians Lake | Menherion, Redruth TR16 6NW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Redruth
  • Phone Number: +44 1209 860332
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