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The Red Lion

££ - £££, British,
Main Street, Hollington DE6 3HA, England
+44 1335 360138
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good26%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“pies” (67 reviews)
“mash” (26 reviews)
Open Now
18:00 - 21:00 Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Main Street, Hollington DE6 3HA, England
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1 - 10 of 153 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is an unspoilt pub that still has some locals in the bar. It has a specialist pie menu. The pies were simple and unpretentious but really well cooked; well-filled and excellent pastry. The mash was really nice. There are a number of gastro pubs...More

Thank Rylston1962
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went with friends whilst on holiday nearby...it was pie night! Just about perfect. So went again 2 nights later..had the fish. Again coulnd`t fault it. Decided to finish of with something `near` to knickerbocker glory...to die for! Do not miss going here if reasonably nearby.

Thank willielad
Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile

Visited it with friends who were staying in the village. Nice beer garden close to the road. Traffic is not a problem, very few vehicles passed whilst we were there. Now down to the pub. Good range of ales and wine's and largers. Two cask...More

Thank Ken H
Reviewed 5 May 2018

We had a meal here on a Saturday lunchtime, as it had been recommended and we weren't disappointed. The pie menu is fantastic, we worked out that there is over 17,000 combinations of pies, potatoes, sides and gravy. The pies were amazing, deep filled shortcrust...More

Thank Caroline H
Reviewed 3 May 2018 via mobile

Went on a Saturday night, expected it to be very busy, but it was quite quiet, 3 tables of people dinning and a few locals drinking. The atmosphere was very friendly. It did take a while to be served drinks at the bar, we shown...More

Thank 13pegleg
Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

We travelled to The Red Lion for a family meal. The food was amazing ,home cooked,fresh and plenty of it.Nine of us in total and all of us were very impressed with the quality of the food. Service was friendly and professional. Without a doubt...More

Thank Gill S
Reviewed 19 March 2018

We visited The Red Lion for lunch on the Saturday as it was recommended to us. Food and service were top class so returned n the Sunday for a roast. Absolutely amazing food and reasonable prices. Definitely worth a visit. Friendly staff.

Thank TheNashers
Reviewed 14 March 2018

Have just been away with girlfiends for the weekend and we ate here on the Saturday evening. The food was delicious, the staff were great, and the atmosphere was chilled and relaxed. We loved it so much - we went back for Sunday Lunch too!...More

Thank pureb
Reviewed 1 December 2017 via mobile

Scrumptious chips, light & crispy. Best I have had in ages. Wealth of choices on the pie menu. Choose your pie. Chose your type of mash. Choose your accompanying vegetable. Choose your type of gravy. Lots of other things on the menu too. Helpful friendly...More

Thank Loobeloo999
Reviewed 16 November 2017 via mobile

Great service, welcoming and attentive. Food was lovely both went for the pie which we didn't regret, fresh veg and tasty gravy . Chocolate brownie was wonderful. Thank you for the candle its delayed the divorce !

Thank allieyson1
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Questions & Answers
Paul W
28 July 2017|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from DLS1982 | Property representative |
Hi Paul We have a spinach and cheese pie. We also have plenty of other veggie options on the main menu. Hope this helps. Dan @ The Red Lion Hollington
27 October 2015|
Response from DLS1982 | Property representative |
Hello Yes we are a dog friendly pub. Hope to see you soon. Dan @ The Red Lion, Hollington.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$24
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 17:00
18:00 - 21:00
18:00 - 21:00
18:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
12:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street, Hollington DE6 3HA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Derbyshire  >  Hollington
  • Phone Number: +44 1335 360138
  • E-mail
The Red Lion Hollington is a traditional country pub that's all about PIE! With great ale, great wine and great food.
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