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The Lazy Lion

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What you can expect during your visit
  • Socially distanced dining tables
  • Staff required to regularly wash hands
  • Tables disinfected between guests
  • Contactless ordering
Updated 05/10/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 05/10/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub
FEATURES
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Table Service
Reviews (388)
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We often go to The Lazy Lion for lunch and a drink. Ian and his staff are always happy to see you. The service is very good The food is brilliant. My husband had the onion barjee burger, he said it’s the best burger he’s...More

Date of visit: May 2021
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

First visit back since lockdown was lifted and I cannot praise this gem of a pub enough. From start to finish it was a perfect experience. The kids absolutely loved the chance to play in the playground whilst I could enjoy the ambience of the...More

Date of visit: May 2021
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

A fresh modern pub, with lovely beer garden. From the very start you're made to feel welcome. The food is amazing! Well done Ian and team. We'll be back next time we're down.

Date of visit: May 2021
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The welcome from the landlord is as good as the food in this place. Lunch was delicious, with great service and a menu that caters for all tastes. We had our own separate gazebo in the garden, and the landlord kept us entertained the whole...More

Date of visit: May 2021
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Table easily booked by email. A warm welcome and our table had its own gazebo to shelter us against the bank holiday weather - perfect. The food was great and the lamb roast particularly noteworthy. White chocolate and rhubarb blondies for dessert and we were...More

Date of visit: April 2021
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ian the Landlord is a real comedian... keeps you laughing all the way to the till ! very flexible with menu and very accommodating- plenty of vegetarian and gluten free options! Love the little fudge pieces at the end of the meal... no crappy mint...More

Date of visit: May 2021
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Booked an outside table at the Lazy Lion for Sunday lunch yesterday and the food was excellent. We had roast chicken and roast beef and both were gorgeous, good variety of food and nice sized portions, couldn’t fault any of it! The service was great...More

Date of visit: May 2021
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious food in the garden - highly recommend the chicken burger. Ian the landlord and his team provide great hospitality.

Date of visit: May 2021
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What an amazing experience today! Food was amazing! Hospitality was amazing! Covid arrangements genius- The Landlord has really thought this through - each garden table has a separate gazebo but with two sides open so you are safe whilst still able to enjoy the atmosphere...More

Date of visit: May 2021
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were v lucky to get a booking for a late lunch over the bank holiday weekend. First time visitors to Milford on Sea, this was our first visit to a pub or restaurant in 6 months and thankfully our trip to the Lazy Lion...More

Date of visit: May 2021
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Frequently Asked Questions about The Lazy Lion

  • Yes, The Lazy Lion is taking precautions against COVID-19. A full list is available within the "safety precautions" section of this page.

  • The Lazy Lion is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 4.5
    • Service: 4.5
    • Value: 4.5