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Ye Olde Red Lion

) #1 of 2 Restaurants in Bicker ££ - £££ , British,
Donington Road | Boston Lincolnshire, Bicker, Boston, England
+44 1775 821200
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Overview
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good19%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tapas” (31 reviews)
“stuffing” (8 reviews)
“pie” (8 reviews)
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CUISINES
Brew Pub, British, Bar, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Donington Road | Boston Lincolnshire, Bicker, Boston, England
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1 - 10 of 303 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

The Red Lion never disappoints, we have just been again and everything was lovely. The staff are so attentive and they just want you to enjoy your visit. We both had a really tasty meal (the homemade steak & ale pie was super!) and we...More

Thank Julia H
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Called in on the off chance and had the carvery which was absolutely fantastic, choice of three meats and all the trimmings to go with it then help yourself to as much vegetables as you want, the food tasted fantastic and the service was as...More

Thank ade31
HED82, Manager at Ye Olde Red Lion, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear Customer Thank you for your drop in visit. Thank you so much for the lovely review and we are very delighted you enjoyed your dinning experience with us. Many thanks and best wishes from all the team we look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A really nice place to eat , some excellent home made food with great desserts. Even though it was busy the service and welcome was great. A very nice pub and good atmosphere ,will definitely go again !

Thank 237colin
HED82, Manager at Ye Olde Red Lion, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear Colin Thank you so much for the lovely review and we are very delighted you enjoyed your dinning experience with us. Many thanks and best wishes from all the team we look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had the pleasure of dining here on Sunday, must say that the food was really nicely presented and also very tasty. Now this brings me onto the staff really friendly and professional and always around to help

Thank jamiedavies85
HED82, Manager at Ye Olde Red Lion, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear Jamie Thank you so much for the lovely review and we are very delighted you enjoyed your dinning experience with us. Many thanks and best wishes from all the team we look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Return visit to this olde worlde pub and not disappointed. Attentive staff and delicious food cooked to perfection. Highly recommended.

Thank Nigel O
HED82, Manager at Ye Olde Red Lion, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear Nigel Thank you so much for the lovely review and we are very delighted you enjoyed your dinning experience with us and thank you for the recommendation. Many thanks and best wishes from all the team we look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 10 July 2017

Went for Sunday lunch, a great Carvery. Not usually one for Carveries but this was a real cut above, no meat rationing, great selection and good quality. will be back again and again

Thank PhilPotton
HED82, Manager at Ye Olde Red Lion, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear Phil Thank you so much for the lovely review and we are very delighted you enjoyed your dinning experience with us. Many thanks and best wishes from all the team we look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 2 July 2017

Went on a Saturday night for dinner as been recommended. Wasn't disappointed. Food was excellent, service spot on and great atmosphere. Not huge menu but enough choice to ensure there is something that appeals.

Thank Nigel H
HED82, Manager at Ye Olde Red Lion, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear Nigel Thank you so much for the lovely review and we are very delighted you enjoyed your dinning experience with us. Many thanks and best wishes from all the team we look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 29 June 2017

Booked Sunday Carvery here as I was told that the building was full of history, it was full of customers when we went! Had a great meal and most pleasant afternoon.

Thank Susan M
HED82, Manager at Ye Olde Red Lion, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear Susan Thank you so much for the lovely review and we are very delighted you enjoyed your Sunday carver with us. Many thanks and best wishes from all the team we look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 24 June 2017

We always enjoy ourselves at The Red Lion - the atmosphere is so nice, the food is delicious and everyone is very friendly. Definitely our favourite restaurant, roll on next time!

Thank Julia H
HED82, Manager at Ye Olde Red Lion, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear Julia Thank you so much for the lovely review and we are very delighted that we are your favourite restaurant! Many thanks and best wishes from all the team we look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 16 June 2017

Had a lovely evening here! First time I had ever been, a beautiful evening out with my partner. The building is absolutely gorgeous. The staff were very friendly and helpful, and the service was excellent! The food was fantastic. A great selection on the menu...More

Thank Dawn C
Helen D, Manager at Ye Olde Red Lion, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2017

Dear Dawn Thank you for coming to visit us we are very happy you enjoyed your experience with us. And the lovely recommendation! Thank you so much and best wishes from all the team.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Brew Pub, British, Bar, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Validated Parking
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic, Groups, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 19:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:00
16:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 14:00
16:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 14:00
16:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Donington Road | Boston Lincolnshire, Bicker, Boston, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lincolnshire  >  Boston  >  Bicker
  • Phone Number: +44 1775 821200
  • E-mail
Description
The Red Lion is a 16th century pub nestled in the picturesque village of Bicker. Steeped in history take a step back in time to one of Lincolnshire's most traditional and snuggest of pubs. Complete with real ales, fine food, low beams and open fires. Our menu focuses on classic pub dishes with an emphasis on seasonality and taking full advantage of Lincolnshire's great selection of quality producers. Lincolnshire Tapas is our specialty along with our Sunday Carvery Menu where booking is essential.
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