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The Red Lion


Ratings and reviews

Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner

Food and ambience

Local cuisine, Bar, British, Pub, Welsh, International
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Bar Scene, Business meetings

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The Red Lion is a traditional pub set in the heart of the village of Llandybie. The building itself was built in 1786 and oozes character, once you set foot inside you feel it's homely atmosphere instantly. We offer a fine selection of wines and beers, making our cozy bar the perfect place to unwind, relax and meet friends or family. Our real ales are from local breweries and have proved extremely popular with our customers. While our wine list has been chosen with great care, a selection that offers something to suit everyone's taste and budget. We serve a delicious menu, all home- cooked food which can be enjoyed in the lounge area or the more formal restaurant. We offer everything from a
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Bar, British, Pub, Welsh, International
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
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All reviews cockles steak pie hake potatoes mash chicken sunday lunch lovely meal village pub great place to eat pub grub lovely pub beer garden cooked to perfection great lunch specials board
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I went and got a Sunday takeaway dinner today for me and my husband highly recommend looked stunning tasted stunning very generous as well

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank alexdiane
Reviewed 31 December 2018 via mobile

As usual, very welcoming. Staff are very happy and friendly. Food is spot on as usual. Not a bad word to say about the food or the service. Best food in Carmarthenshire. Highly recommended 👌 never dissapoints.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Morgan2528
Reviewed 19 December 2018

Atmosphere and cleanliness very good. Staff very obliging and courteous. I had 2 pieces of chicken covered with bacon with a little veg and garlic inside which was cooked very nice and a white sauce which was also satisfactory. Instead of having chips I decided...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank John J
Reviewed 10 December 2018 via mobile

Last minute decision to visit and I am so glad we did. We ordered from the specials menu and it was spectacular! The food was lovely, the service was friendly and as always, we had a great evening. I can't recommend it highly enough

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Jerry-raff
Reviewed 20 November 2018

Poor quality food poorly cooked average service managed poorly but nearly always busy Cant see why !!!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank John B
Reviewed 18 November 2018 via mobile

Warm and friendly had turkey with plenty of vegetables roasted potatoes beautifully presented and cooked well worth the price will definitely return if I’m in the area again

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank C5337ARmichaelk
Reviewed 15 November 2018 via mobile

Great food, big portions, reasonably priced. Very friendly and professional service. Wait for food around 15 mins but definitely worth it. Parking available.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank BarbaraN1739
Reviewed 14 November 2018 via mobile

What a lovely pub. They are extremely dog friendly and welcoming. And really good home cooked food to boot. We will be back!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank daniinuk
Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

Visited here after a lovely walk round Carreg Castle for a roast and glass of wine. Staff were friendly and attentive. Roast dinner was amazing, especially the beef. Reasonably priced for the portions! Definitely worth the drive from Cardiff.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Shane F
Reviewed 26 October 2018 via mobile

We went for a family birthday meal on the evening of 24th October. The food was amazing. Our choices ranged from lamb chops to homemade curry.. The quality of the food was matched by the excellent service. We'll Done... Will definately be back 🌟🌟🌟🌟🌟

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank DE55WDE
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Response from huwpriest | Property representative |
What date are you looking for? The funeral buffet is £7.50 per head which includes teas and coffee.
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