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Red Lion Chester-le-Street

10 Front Street, Chester-le-Street DH3 3BE, England
+44 191 388 2247
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Good For a Quick Drink

Visited the pub several times for drinks during a long weekend in the area, usually whilst waiting... read more

Reviewed 11 October 2016
Woodbridge, United Kingdom
Mates day out

We went to red lion for pub lunch and were not let down food was perfect staff very polite we all... read more

Reviewed 28 June 2016
Sunderland, United Kingdom
via mobile
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UNDER NEW MANAGEMENT !! Located on main bus route,A stones through from Chester-le-Street railway station aswell as a taxi rank just out the back door. FOOD AND DRINK FROM 9AM MON-SAT, 12 NOON SUNDAYS. FULL ENGLISH BREAKFAST FROM £2.49. Manager: David Tattersall Duty Managers: Ashley Edon-Barron, Claire Watkins, Michael Toth Events Co-ordinater: Claire Watkins Band Organiser: Bethany Forster Kitchen Manager: Michael Crisp
  • Excellent17%
  • Very good40%
  • Average20%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible20%
10 Oct 2016
“Good For a Quick Drink”
27 Jun 2016
“Great place for lunch or a bite to eat after work.”
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 23:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
10 Front Street, Chester-le-Street DH3 3BE, England
+44 191 388 2247

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Reviewed 11 October 2016

Visited the pub several times for drinks during a long weekend in the area, usually whilst waiting for a bus. Friendly and helpful staff with good prices. Seems a little tired now and less busy than on previous visits.

Thank C3C4
Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

We went to red lion for pub lunch and were not let down food was perfect staff very polite we all had a great time and will be going back

Thank mickbell97
Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

Me and my hubby come here twice a month or so after work for the early bird specials and have not been disappointed in the food or the prices. Have also been here for a team xmas event with a group of 25 people. Service...More

1  Thank Su T
Reviewed 12 May 2016 via mobile

Plenty of free parking. Helpful and friendly staff. Extensive menu, tasty food, decent portion size, good value for money. Plenty space between tables. We both enjoyed our visit and will definitely be returning soon.

1  Thank alm15
Reviewed 8 May 2016

For value for money,it will take some beating! Nicely cooked egg and all other items very tasty! Lovely coffee,served by smiling pretty waitress! Can't wait to go back,even on my own!

Thank Dorothy H
Reviewed 28 April 2016

At 8 PM on a Saturday night it was dead in here. Granted it was a dismal cold night but other places were busier. The staff were friendly and helpful but the venue was a bit shabby and run down. It looks like it needs...More

Thank Waldr
Reviewed 18 April 2016 via mobile

This is the 1st time I have been to the Red Lion in 3 years since I started to work away. I have to say it will be the last time I visit too, what has happened to the pub everyone used to go to?...More

2  Thank johnc2412
Reviewed 14 April 2016 via mobile

Ok, it's gone a bit downhill lately but the beer is decent and well priced. I've not eaten here but the staff are friendly, the prices are reasonable and there's worse places to be.

Thank Nicholas G
Reviewed 15 March 2016 via mobile

Sometimes go here for a breakfast which has always been nice service is quick n friendly staff plus in the summer months there's a place u can sit outside which is handy the prices are good as well

1  Thank Hippyhil
Reviewed 9 February 2016

Appalling service, cleanliness poor and overall staff attitude couldn't care less. Where was the manager? Decor is poor - what has happened here? Would not rush back in a hurry. There are much better outlets up the street

2  Thank John C
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