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The Red Lion

COVID-19 Update: This restaurant is only available for takeaway or delivery at this time.

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US$6 - US$28
Bar, British, Pub, Grill
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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All reviews fish pie sandwich crisps ham prawns liver side salad pudding roast dinner the pub generous portions piping hot st mary last night great selection of ales see you soon friendly and attentive staff
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Yet another fantastic Red Lion Experience We had a lovely Mother’s Day takeaway roast dinner with puddings! Also 2 lovely treat cake boxes for the 2 Mums! Exceptional really tasty and we really look forward to being able to visit again properly in May (fingers...crossed) My Mum added these comments.... ‘The meal was delicious and we really enjoyed it. The chocolate mousse was unbelievable. I have never tasted such a good one and Dads fruit crumble was huge and would have done us both. He could only eat half so will have the rest at teatime. I hope you all enjoyed yours as much as we did. Thankyou very much it was a real treat! The meal couldn’t have been better!’More

Date of visit: March 2021
Reviewed 27 February 2021 via mobile

Just had a takeaway from the red lion absolutely fantastic! We had the pork teriyaki so much tender pork, lots of it and tasted delicious! Girls had kids meals and it’s enough for 2 nights each! Great value and we had clear plates! I confess...I had a mouthful of lasagne and wow so tasty love a lasagne with lots of cheeseMore

Date of visit: February 2021
Nicola, General Manager at The Red Lion, responded to this reviewResponded 28 February 2021

Thank you for your review we are so happy you enjoyed it

Reviewed 15 February 2021

My Fiancé and I ordered the Valentines Day Takeaway this weekend and were impressed with the great service, reasonable price and quality of the food. The portion sizes were very generous and both meals were delicious! We will definitely be ordering again in the near...future!More

Date of visit: February 2021
Reviewed 13 February 2021

Had another fantastic takeaway from The Red Lion tonight. Arrived on time, well wrapped and hot. Ordered chinese meal for two. Followed by lemon cheesecake and clotted cream. Love the love hearts!! Thanks again team.

Date of visit: February 2021
Nicola, General Manager at The Red Lion, responded to this reviewResponded 15 February 2021

Thank you so much for your positive review. We are happy your enjoyed your valentines meal. Thank you for supporting us during this uncertain time and we hope to see you soon

Reviewed 12 February 2021 via mobile

Had an excellent takeaway from the Red Lion. Sweet and sour battered prawns with rice and an extra spicy chicken curry and chips. Delivered to the door, generous portions and piping hot with a bag of prawn crackers, and great value at under £20 Always...extremely good and friendly service from this village inn. Highly recommendMore

Date of visit: February 2021
Nicola, General Manager at The Red Lion, responded to this reviewResponded 15 February 2021

Thank you so much for your positive review. We are happy you enjoyed your meal and appreciate your support during these uncertain times. Thanks again

Reviewed 9 October 2020

Just had a home delivery, food arrived on time and hot. We both had fish and chips, lovely. Huge portions, even my husband couldn't eat it all!! Well done for our local pub serving the community, even in these difficult times. Thanks again. Would definitely...recommend a visit if you are in the area.More

Date of visit: October 2020
Reviewed 29 September 2020 via mobile

This pub serves amazing food, especially the fish pie. Out of this world! Cosy and a great atmosphere, highly recommend this village pub.

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 23 September 2020 via mobile

The food was amazing and all the staff was very polite and friendly. Would recommend to friends and family.

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 11 September 2020

We stopped here because pub along the road seamed a bit busy. Glad we did. We wanted a light meal, so went for the ploughman' Really amazing!! We were asked whitch ploughman's we would like and also if we would like a mixed one?? We...went for the mixed Ploughman's. It arrived, my god what a selection nothing light about this Ploughman's!!! It had everything, ham, salad, a grate lump of Mature Cheddar Same with the Blue cheese. Served with warm freshly baked French stick, bitter and there pots of different relish. I have eaten many ploughmanse in my time and prared them as a Chef, now retired. However this has to be the best ever. If you want a light meel at The Red Lion, don't order the Mixed Ploughman's. You have to experience it though. The Red Lion is a traditional pub with lots of spave, perhaps a little tired 😴 but ha what is a traditional pub anyway?? Spend money on a place and refurn and it can and does ruin the charector of a place. The Red Lion is clean a tidy and I believe it has a 5 star rating as regards to food highgeen is concerned. Well woth a visit. If I can add a downside and l do except when things are quiet as they were. I personally have had the experience of the boardem that can be experienced waiting for customers. It's very anoying to me that Bar Staff are allowed to spend so much time on their mobiles. At least step out of sight to do it. On saying that the young Man behind the Bar was welcomeing, although a smile ☺ might help a little. Very attentative and overall generally pleasent. We all have bad days.More

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 31 August 2020 via mobile

We had been wanting to try out The Red Lion for a while now and finally managed to make it today! What a fantastic business! We were greeted by reassuring measures to protect customers in the current virus situation, excellent! Drinks order taken efficiently and...shown to our table (with our name on it!) The food really is first class...we all had spotless plates! I had the crispy chilli beef which in my opinion was better than in traditional Asian restaurants! The staff were all lovely and nothing was too much effort for them! We can’t wait for our next visit as our only complaint was too much choice on the menu if things we really wanted to try! Well done all! Keep up the good work!More

Date of visit: August 2020
NicolaP3295, General Manager at The Red Lion, responded to this reviewResponded 1 September 2020

Thank you so much for your review we are glad you have a good time and we hope to see you again soon

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30 May 2016|
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This pub is very dog friendly. You are allowed in the bar area and the small dining room. The dogs are well looked after with treats and blankets as well. They welcome the family and family’s best friends too
10 March 2015|
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Response from b j w | Reviewed this property |
sorry not sure if they have gluten free menu.
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