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Red Lion

££ - £££, British,
Battlefield Rd, Shrewsbury, England
+44 1743 443291
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Overview
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good23%
  • Average12%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible12%
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Battlefield Rd, Shrewsbury, England
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1 - 10 of 263 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Meal for 2 on a Sunday night. Both had steaks which surprisingly came on sizzlers, but I suppose the name of the place should have given us a clue. Anyway, food was tasty enough, wine was pleasant. Good value for money.

Thank Tersam S
General Manager A, Manager at Red Lion, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for your review, we are pleased you enjoyed your visit, Have a lovely day

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We enjoy the Red Lion, it's also our local and we love that we can take our little baby there too. The food menu is great, food tastes good and the prices are excellent. Staff are always friendly. Sometimes it can be fairly busy so...More

Thank mattmasonuk
General Manager A, Manager at Red Lion, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi Mattmasonuk, Thank you for your lovely review and feedback. We do aim to please.. sorry you have found it frustrating waiting, at times to be served, unfortunately we do have a small bar and we have found that more team members behind the bar...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were served quickly and could not fault the sizzling breakfast and small breakfast for value it was piping hot and tasty and with unlimited coffee was under a tenner 😊

Thank Catherine B
General Manager A, Manager at Red Lion, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Catherine, Thank you for your lovely feedback! We are very proud of our breakfasts. Hope to see you again soon

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

met a friend for lunch 2 courses 4.99 could not fault good value . service very attentive food arrived in good time . both the waitresses were very friendly and helpful i think the one person was called Chelsea could not fault them will return...More

Thank may178
General Manager A, Manager at Red Lion, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello, Thank you for your feedback from your visit with us! We are delighted you had a great time. Hope to see you again soon

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely meal here tonight. It's our third visit here for food. We all had the burger and drink meal....which is really good value for money. The burgers were lovely and well sized. One of us even had room for salted caramel chocolate profiteroles! Lovely friendly...More

Thank Rachel L
General Manager A, Manager at Red Lion, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Rachel L, reviews like this give us motivation and help us ensure we provide high-quality care. Thank you, and have a fantastic day!

Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

Nine of us visited on Friday 8th September. If was ok - not the best or worst meal I had had. Service was ok. Lots of young staff trying to keep on top of the workload. Lots to choose from on the menu and good...More

Thank Maxine T
General Manager A, Manager at Red Lion, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Maxine T, thank you for taking the time to leave us feedback about your experience with us. Falling short of meeting your expectations is not to the standards we strive to achieve, and we humbly ask for the opportunity to make this right. Thank you...More

Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

I have been a customer of the Red Lion for many years and during this time the pub has belonged to various chains but recently it has become a Sizzling Pub. The menu has an excellent variety of meals from light bites to large skillets...More

Thank connoisseur_67
General Manager A, Manager at Red Lion, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Here at Red Lion, Shrewsbury, we strive for excellence, and are disappointed to hear that you received anything less. Your feedback helps us improve and we would like to learn more about how we can make this better.

Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

This is a fabulous and friendly eatery Have had several meals here since the change in management Friendly staff Good food, with great prices Pleasant surroundings Plenty of parking

Thank Katrina A
General Manager A, Manager at Red Lion, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Katrina A, thank you for taking the time to leave a review for us at Red Lion, Shrewsbury. We're happy we could meet your expectations! Thank you, and have a fantastic day!

Reviewed 3 September 2017

After my bad "Friday Fish incident, I decided to give it another go. On this occasion the staff were perfection, All food was available apart from potato skins which I did not want. The food for the three of us was served without having to...More

Thank davidgcooper
General Manager A, Manager at Red Lion, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

David, we're so glad that we were able to go above and beyond your expectations! We look forward to your next visit! Take care!

Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

Friends recommended this place as newly refurbished and pleasant. It is a chain restaurant and pub but well decorated and had fresh flowers etc on display. Toilets clean, neat, adequate. Staff friendly. Tom especially, very polite and helpful. Went on a Saturday night. Half seven,...More

Thank t2cps
General Manager A, Manager at Red Lion, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We really appreciate your feedback! Thank you, and have a fantastic day!

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Paul C
18 April 2017|
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Response from Sarah L | Property representative |
Hi paul, You don't need to book but you are more than welcome to reserve your table by calling 01743 443291
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$7 - US$16
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Battlefield Rd, Shrewsbury, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Shropshire  >  Shrewsbury
  • Phone Number: +44 1743 443291
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