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The Lion

Nyetimber Lane, Pagham, Bognor Regis PO21 3JX, England
+44 1243 262149
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good26%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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Restaurant Hours
British, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
££ - £££
Nyetimber Lane, Pagham, Bognor Regis PO21 3JX, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Lovely sunday lunch Delicous food and promp service Only let down was it would have been nice to see a smile from staff

Thank cazzapot
Reviewed 2 days ago

Impromptu family meal , hadn’t booked but they squeezed us in . Food was excellent and staff were very friendly and helpful.

1  Thank karl1970
Reviewed 2 days ago

Everything about this pub is so very good. Good friendly and efficient service, good food, good choice of drinks. The pub has an extensive menu with sufficient choice for everyone. The food is tasty and, although it was very busy, particularly for a Sunday evening,...More

1  Thank David C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were staying at Church Farm holiday Park with our family and as we are house hunting the area we decided to visit the local pub. Best idea we had, what a lovely friendly pub this is AND it was busy in the dinning room....More

2  Thank DKGM2015
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were recommended to visit you from our B&B Owner and we are so glad that she did! We booked as was told you get busy - and so relieved we did as by 7pm - tables were filling up fast. Plenty of space despite...More

2  Thank SueandPaul2011
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Been to the LION 3 times in last 4 weeks 1 lunch time and 2 evening meals each time has been great food was very good as always had the lobster which came with a mustard sauce? but was still very good also had skate...More

1  Thank fisherman349
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Best roast I've had in a long time. Every Sunday from now on. My misses said the same about her dish from the specials. Plenty to choose from average price but well worth it 10/10

1  Thank Mark R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

went last week and had to wait for table to be ready ( 45 minutes after we booked ) but once seated we were served without a smile and the staff seemed like they didn't want to be working with bad attitudes and not very...More

Thank paul m
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Just had an incredible meal - food was comfort but cooked superbly and great ingredients. Wine was nice and service friendly. Can’t wait to go back again

3  Thank franco25
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

Stopped for lunch after a long walk on a hot summers day. I have often seen the place buzzing with live music and said we should try it. So this was the first visit (no live music this time). Lovely pub, plenty of atmosphere, friendly...More

2  Thank Alan-Emsworth
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Questions & Answers
2 August 2017|
Response from Ken B | Property representative |
We serve lunch from 12:00 to 2:30 and dinner from 6:00 to 9:30, except Sundays which is 12:00 to 3:00 & 6:00 to 9:00 respectively.
Barry L
8 May 2017|
Response from LioninnPagham | Property representative |
Yes it does, although we no longer have letting rooms, it's now staff accommodation.
Les P
23 April 2017|
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Response from LioninnPagham | Property representative |
Yes there is, although there is a small threshold (2^) which the staff would be happy to assist getting past. And unfortunately the toilets aren't wheelchair accessible.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Kids, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Nyetimber Lane, Pagham, Bognor Regis PO21 3JX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Sussex  >  Arun District  >  Bognor Regis  >  Pagham
  • Phone Number: +44 1243 262149
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