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Nestled on the village green in the picturesque village of Litton, the Red Lion at Litton is a traditional country inn. We offer quality homemade food from our kitchen headed by Ricky Adams our Head Chef. We are in the Good Beer Guide with 5 Cask Mark accredited real ales, usually local. We have two luxury en-suite rooms over the pub available for a minimum stay of 2 nights. We pride ourselves on always achieving 5* food hygiene. Come and see us!
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub
FEATURES
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service, Dog Friendly, Gift Cards Available
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Staff lack basic training in hospitality, food bland and not what you would expect for the price will not be returning as we were not made welcome at all

Date of visit: June 2021
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We found the food we ordered to be quite underwhelming and overpriced for what it was. There were very limited options for vegetarians or vegans, and so we chose the homity pie, which was quite bland. It was also disappointing to see little effort with...More

Date of visit: June 2021
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I Have been here on holiday for a drink and a meal and to be honest the food was not bad. When I have tried to book a table for 6 adults and one baby, I was told that you could not book a table...More

Date of visit: June 2021
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A mixed bag here, food was very good, choice and portions being excellent. Not so much a friendly welcome. We found the staff (possibly landlady) to be very abrupt. Not sure we received a friendly greeting or thank you from her. It needs to be...More

Date of visit: April 2021
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Reviewed 26 October 2020

The food was very tasty however the customer service was very poor. The senior lady was very good however the other staff were not as approachable. The food took ages to arrive (1 hour 20 mins) and the vegetables for a Sunday lunch were minimal...More

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed 18 October 2020

After a long day at Chatsworth (which is stunning), my partner and I visited the Red Lion at Litton for dinner. This is a lovely little quaint old pub which has put all the correct Covid measures in place. The pub felt clean and safe....More

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed 11 September 2020 via mobile

We visited for dinner. We booked in advance due to covid. The pub is well set up for social distancing with the staff wearing masks and thoroughly cleaning tables etc. We had the whitebait and soup to start which were both tasty. We had the...More

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed 11 September 2020

We hoped for a moderately good meal in a reasonably safe environment but our expectations were exceeded. We were met as soon as we arrived at the front door of this delightful pub by a PPE clad waiter who immediately showed us to our reserved...More

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed 10 September 2020

4 of us visited Saturday evening on August Bank Holiday weekend with our 3 dogs, although we could only be accommodated in the marquee outside the pub (due to last minute booking) we had a fabulous night. All the staff we spoke with were friendly...More

Date of visit: August 2020
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Reviewed 8 September 2020

This is is the only restaurant we've visited on this trip to really take social distancing seriously. The staff wore masks or visors and insisted we sanitise on arrival, they had track and trace, not just floor markings but used cordons to restrict access and...More

Date of visit: September 2020
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Red Lion at Litton is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4
  • Atmosphere: 4.5