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Red Lion

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Main Road, Milfield NE71 6JD, England
+44 1668 216224
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Hebden Bridge, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

I had the Belly pork beautiful as ever my husband had the fish n chips very good and my son had the lion burger that was gorgeous. Not been disappointed since coming here over the last 10 years keep up the good work

Thank sara b
Melrose, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great little country pub with some imaginative dishes - not fine dining but good well cooked food. Staff are friendly and weekends are very busy so best to book. My husband tells me that they have some really good local ales. My only slight gripe would be the ladies loo which is by the rear entrance - it is clean... More 

Thank Anne O
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28 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

Food was absolutely awesome, never leave here disappointed , every course was perfect and delicious, cant wait to return

Thank Gillnholly
1 review
Reviewed 19 February 2017

All rather tired and in need of a some tlc. The food was a mixed experience. My daughter's tomato and basil soup had a very strong citrus taste. My fish was pretty tasteless. The sticky toffee pudding however was excellent. Because of the inconsistency we would not return

Thank Sheena D
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43 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Visited here after it was recommended by family. We received a warm welcome. Books and toys were provided for my granddaughter. She played on the floor and was made a fuss of by staff and regulars. Food was delicious. The baileys French toast was tasty but portion was huge and I wasted most of it. Would definitely eat here again... More 

Thank Nicola L
Colchester, United Kingdom
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60 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 January 2017

We called in here over the holiday period with Family, the moment we walked in the Door, we were welcomed with a smile from the charming lady behind the Bar, who was quite busy looking after other people. We asked if we could have a table for seven, to which she set up in minutes. The food was excellent, service... More 

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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

Excellent, traditional pub food served in a very convivial atmosphere by extremely friendly and helpful staff. Thoroughly recommended.

Thank Kevin S
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171 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

A quick overnight stop to allow my daughter toget out riding, and once again a really comfortable room, and excellent food. We love this place!

Thank Jen C
Kent, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 November 2016

Stayed here for a couple of nights. Stayed in room 2 in the courtyard. Brand new rooms, very clean and beautifully kitted out.One of the best beds I have ever sleep on in a Hotel/B+B. Quiet location the only noise I heard was in the car park when people left when the pub closed. Excellent Breakfast had a full English... More 

Thank Halstowgirl
Paignton, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

This pub and bed and breakfast facilities are amazing. Food is first class. Cater for awkward people like me. New rooms are great. Big light and airy. Ian is a great host

Thank mandi w

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Bar, British, Pub, European, Gluten Free Options
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Road, Milfield NE71 6JD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Northumberland  >  Milfield
  • Phone Number: +44 1668 216224

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?