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Bar, British, Pub
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
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Visit post full lockdown in the Pub garden. As always, a lovely experience. Amanda and Colin are a great team. The food was excellent and the Covid safety measures ensured everyone felt safe. I was treated to the premier of a new desert, the Werther's...More

Date of visit: April 2021
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Reviewed 30 October 2020

A wonderful experience in these difficult times,can highly recommend coming to the golden lion. Plenty of signs on want we customers have to comply to keep safe for everyone. Menu has a wide range of options and extra specials at the weekend .staff very friendly...More

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed 14 September 2020

We had reserved a table on their covered decked area and it was very reassuring to see when we arrived that all the tables were well spaced out. The staff were very welcoming and wearing face coverings (which again was reassuring), so all in all...More

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed 14 September 2020

The staff were very friendly and accomodating and were more than happy to help at any time we asked. They also made us feel very safe in terms of COVID policies - cautious without being over the top!

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed 31 August 2020

This was the first time we have been to this pub . We went with friends (one who is disabled and who was very well accommodated)who have used it regularly and we were not disappointed. Even though they were rather busy the service was fabulous...More

Date of visit: August 2020
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Reviewed 27 August 2020

The Golden Lion have gone to great trouble to make your visit as safe as possible, with one way traffic, reduced seating with good social distancing and ventilation of the restaurant. Lots of outside seating with about half these tables under cover of gazebos or...More

Date of visit: August 2020
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Reviewed 19 August 2020

A truly enjoyable lunchtime meal enjoyed! Firstly; I would like to mention how well laid out the pub is for social distancing and it is evident from the moment you walk in that the landlord and landlady are following government guidelines to keep customers safe....More

Date of visit: August 2020
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Reviewed 15 August 2020

Upon arrival, was shown to tables backing onto each other as we are a group of 7. Was disappointed with this arrangement so asked to be sat with tables next to each other with a social distance in between, this was accommodated to our satisfaction....More

Date of visit: August 2020
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ColinR952, Owner at The Golden Lion, responded to this reviewResponded 17 August 2020

It was a disappointment to read your review and we are sorry you felt this way. As a business trying to contend with new ways of operating whilst ensuring the safety of our valuable customers and staff is our number one priority. The market price...More

Reviewed 6 July 2020 via mobile

Very accommodating and welcoming. Lovely garden and friendly. Roast dinners are great. My dog always welcomed with a couple of biscuits.

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

Randomly stopped here for lunch - glad it wasn’t dinner. Ordered a ham roll; the roll itself was the part-baked type you finish at home but this had been done days before, causing it to be dry and inedible and the ham was under-cooked and...More

Date of visit: March 2020
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Hi There, This should be addressed to the Golden Lion, I was just a customer. Regards Roy.
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  • The Golden Lion is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 4.5
    • Service: 5
    • Value: 5
    • Atmosphere: 4