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The Red Lion

81 Ramsbottom Road, Hawkshaw, Bury BL8 4JS, England
+44 1204 856600
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Overview
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good26%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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CUISINES
British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
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LOCATION
81 Ramsbottom Road, Hawkshaw, Bury BL8 4JS, England
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1 - 10 of 571 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

We stayed one night with friends. They must have a first class chef. I have a dairy intolerance and he altered my meal to fit in with this. Very impressed.The quality of the food and the cooking was outstanding. The evening meal supplied huge portions....More

1  Thank 287Barbara
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Had a meal around 7.45. I had the fishcake starter with a portion of chips my friend ordered the cottage pie. The chips were overcooked and warm as if they'd been left on a hot plate for ages and the gravy with the cottage pie...More

Thank Joanne R
c o, General Manager at The Red Lion, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for comments, I presume you were able to tell a member of staff about your disappointment at the time? I will make the kitchen aware so they can look into this further. We can offer smaller portions of most of our dishes, just...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

Another satisfactory meal here with our family. It is always busy - booking advisable, Sound well prepared pub food an decent beers and reasonably priced wines. Good service from young staff.

Thank WILLIAM W
c o, General Manager at The Red Lion, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for your review.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a great time at the red lion hawkshaw, staff were very welcoming and helpful. Lovely warm country feel to the place, very clean and the beds were nice and comfortable. A fridge in the rooms would have been useful however there is a bar...More

Thank Elena R
c o, General Manager at The Red Lion, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review, great to hear you enjoyed your stay with us. Hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very impressed with the red lion .. we brought our fog in after a very long walk and had reserved a table with him in mind.. they cater for dogs and had a great selection of treats.. a clean fresh water dispenser and clean bowls...More

1  Thank ntbrd
c o, General Manager at The Red Lion, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your comments, we are so glad your pooch (and you of course) liked our doggie station. We enjoy seeing our furry friends and its any excuse to give them a treat. We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Booked this place for an overnight stay whilst visiting East Lancs Railway Forties weekend. Set in a village a mile or so out of Ramsbottom with leafy surroundings it was far more than we expected. Super comfortable room, very stylish and quiet. Bar and restaurant...More

Thank Jean G
c o, General Manager at The Red Lion, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your lovely review. We are really pleased you enjoyed your stay with us. We look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here for 2 nights and the stay was faultless. The staff were so warm and welcoming and nothing was too much trouble. Breakfast was beautifully cooked! You must have the poached eggs! Thank you so much for having us and for making us...More

1  Thank kieranwallace88
c o, General Manager at The Red Lion, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your lovely comments, we are really pleased you enjoyed your stay with us. We hope you had a great time at the wedding.

Reviewed 14 May 2018

We had a wonderful 2 night stay on 11 and 12 May 2018. Rooms very spacious and comfortable. Welcoming atmosphere and staff were friendly and very helpful. Breakfast and evening meals were delicious. We understand it is due for a total refurbishment and hopefully the...More

Thank Christine S
c o, General Manager at The Red Lion, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

We are really pleased you enjoyed your stay with us and hopefully we will see you again. There will be a refurb in the future and we will be keeping everyone updated on our social media pages, so keep your eyes peeled. Thanks again.

Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

Stayed here on Saturday eve as we were attending a wedding. I have stayed at the Red Lion many times and it has always been absolutely spot on. The rooms are clean and the beds are really comfy. The breakfast on the Sunday morning was...More

Thank Lisa C
c o, General Manager at The Red Lion, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Great to hear you had another great stay with us. Thank you for your comments. Sure we will see you again soon.

Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

What a lovely place to stay. We booked to stay here for two nights as we were attending a wedding at a local venue. Staff were friendly and helpful as soon as we walked through the door and throughout our stay. We had one of...More

Thank meemaaah
c o, General Manager at The Red Lion, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you so much for this lovely review, really brightened our day. We are so glad you enjoyed your stay and to hear that you will be coming back and even bringing the dog! (They will get more attention that you will! We love seeing...More

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Response from dbeckhamEssex | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I think you sent this question to the wrong person. I have only visited the Red Lion, bookings etc are not in my capability. Suggest you get in touch with The Red Lion direct.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$8 - US$25
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids, Business meetings, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 21:00
Saturday
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 81 Ramsbottom Road, Hawkshaw, Bury BL8 4JS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Bury  >  Hawkshaw
  • Phone Number: +44 1204 856600
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