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PRICE RANGE
US$7 - US$21
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
CUISINES
British
FEATURES
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Free off-street parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Validated Parking, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Traveller rating
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Reviewed 20 October 2020 via mobile

I had the chicken supreme meal and instead of the sauce it came with I asked for an arrabiata sauce instead and the chef was willing to accommodate this and the meal was amazing couldn’t compliment it enough I’ll definitely be back

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed 8 October 2020

I don’t usually put reviews on here. We eat out a lot and wanted to say what a great experience we had. The food was excellent, myself and my husband had the fish cakes and they looked and tasted really homemade. The staff were very...More

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed 13 September 2020 via mobile

We’ve certainly had better experiences here. The first issue was on arrival. A large sign asking customers to wait at the entrance to be greeted. This only works if anyone comes to see if there are any customers. A poor bloke who was dining had...More

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed 7 September 2020 via mobile

The food was excellent. Superb gammon and chips and my mate had the bistro steak which was equally tasty. The staff made me feel well looked after and were very attentive. We came in on a Saturday night and it was busy but it felt...More

Date of visit: September 2020
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VickiMorgan11, Public Relations Manager at The Red Lion, responded to this reviewResponded 9 September 2020

Thank you for taking the time to write a review of your recent visit to the Red Lion. I am so pleased to read you had such a wonderful time dining with us and how safe you felt. It is reassuring to know our customers...More

Reviewed 7 September 2020 via mobile

Have to say I was looking forward to eating here again. The meal last year was fabulous so retuning for my wife's birthday I thought I was in for a treat. Unfortunately It was a little disappointing to say the least. For a start the...More

Date of visit: September 2020
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VickiMorgan11, Public Relations Manager at The Red Lion, responded to this reviewResponded 9 September 2020

Thank you for taking the time to write a review of your recent visit to the Red Lion. I am sorry that this visit did not live up to your previous visits. As we have discussed privately we do take all of our customer feedback...More

Reviewed 26 August 2020

Having arrived on Saturday night after reserving a table for our ruby wedding anniversary, my wife and I found our reservation had been mixed up. (A slight hiccup) However this was quickly rectified, followed by an excellent night out The management and staff were absolutely...More

Date of visit: August 2020
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VickiMorgan11, Public Relations Manager at The Red Lion, responded to this reviewResponded 27 August 2020

Thank you for taking the time to write a review of your recent visit to the Red Lion. I am so pleased to read you had such a wonderful time dining with us. Happy Ruby Wedding Anniversary from all of us. We look forward to...More

Reviewed 25 August 2020 via mobile

We had a table booked for 2.30, which we thought would be after the main rush for lunch. We arrived at 2.25 and were told that our table was not quite ready. We were shown to a small room at the top end of the...More

Date of visit: August 2020
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VickiMorgan11, Public Relations Manager at The Red Lion, responded to this reviewResponded 27 August 2020

Thank you for taking the time to write a review of your recent visit to the Red Lion. We do appreciate your constructive feedback as this is what helps us to maintain and improve on our high standards. Firstly, I would like to reiterate the...More

Reviewed 19 August 2020 via mobile

I popped in on the off chance with my dad & youngest daughter, they found us a seat inside but we decided to sit outside as the weather was lovely. It was a lovely atmosphere, the staff were rushed off there feet & The service...More

Date of visit: August 2020
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VickiMorgan11, Public Relations Manager at The Red Lion, responded to this reviewResponded 27 August 2020

Thank you for taking the time to write a review of your recent visit to the Red Lion. I am so pleased to read you had such a wonderful time dining with us. We look forward to welcoming you back soon. Many thanks Vicki

Reviewed 19 August 2020 via mobile

Potato skins jumbo sausage and cheesecake 3 courses for £19.00. Barely with £9 00. I will bet they would not be able to charge that at full price the place would be empty. Help to eat is to help customers also not just your bank...More

Date of visit: August 2020
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VickiMorgan11, Public Relations Manager at The Red Lion, responded to this reviewResponded 19 August 2020

Hi fran12345k Thank you for taking the time to write a review of your recent visit to the Red Lion. I would like to clarify we have not, and have no intention of, increasing prices in the current Covid 19 situation. I also do not...More

Reviewed 18 August 2020

excellent service,food excellent value,only had the steak sandwich but was very tasty,maybe a baguette or similar would have been better than white bread but just as tasty,two waiters couldn't have been more attentive,with a very relaxed manner

Date of visit: August 2020
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VickiMorgan11, Public Relations Manager at The Red Lion, responded to this reviewResponded 27 August 2020

Thank you for taking the time to write a review of your recent visit to the Red Lion. I am so pleased to read you had such a wonderful time dining with us. We look forward to welcoming you back soon. Many thanks Vicki

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Hi 456Jbrown The best thing to do is to call us on 0191 5364197 please and ask for Elsie. Many thanks Vicki
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Frequently Asked Questions about The Red Lion
    Does The Red Lion offer takeaway?
    Yes, The Red Lion offers takeaway services.
    Does The Red Lion offer delivery?
    Yes, The Red Lion offers delivery services.
    How is The Red Lion rated?
    The Red Lion is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 4.5
    • Service: 4.5
    • Value: 4.5
    • Atmosphere: 4.5