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The Red Lion

) #1 of 2 Restaurants in Islip ££ - £££ , British,
High Street, Islip, England
+44 1865 375367
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
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“steak” (9 reviews)
“rice pudding” (2 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub
££ - £££
High Street, Islip, England
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1 - 10 of 101 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Have never left a review but what a lovely pub but wasn't ready for over an hours wait for a kids sausage and chips and three burgers which were over priced but reasonable pub food. However what really was shocking was the complete lack of...More

Thank Steve S
Reviewed 5 days ago

A very nice, warm friendly pub where we were made very welcome. The food was really delicious with a varied menu and nicely cooked. I found this on Googlemaps on our journey home and really pleased that I did. The host was very friendly too....More

Thank helenxmas
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Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

We have just got home after having an amazing meal here for our 9th wedding anniversary! The meal was simply stunning! Will definitely be returning very soon - would highly recommend the food here

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Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

We believe there is a new and proper chef at the Red Lion. We took our hosts who live in Islip, and they said it was the best food they had ever had here. An excellent burger, an amazing slow cooked lamb shoulder, a great...More

Thank Timsterboy
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

Visited a couple of weeks ago with friends . Nice to see a busy village pub . Food was good although service was a bit slow . Nice burgers.

1  Thank coughandcath
Reviewed 22 January 2017

Not being a frequent pub-goer, it takes a lot to prompt a review based on just one evening's quick rendevous for a drink with friends. The Red Lion certainly ticked all those boxes for a local english pub: ample parking, great atmosphere, beautiful open fire,...More

Thank GillAndRobert
Reviewed 15 January 2017

Lovely pub very close to oxford. Unfortunately that's as far as it goes. The food was adequate, the Yorkshire pudding and vegetables( including roast potatoes) were under cooked! The service was very poor but probably due to lack of staff. Over all a very disappointing...More

1  Thank Zoe H
Reviewed 8 January 2017

I arranged a lunch for 18 Ramblers walking on the Oxfordshire Way. Well maintained and attractive interior, good food delivered promptly, lovely ambience with several friendly locals and excellent ales. They went out of their way to assist and made us ll feel very welcome....More

Thank Bruce G
Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

We had a fantastic meal at the Red lion there was fourteen of us we just dropped in and there was ten adults and four children and the meal was superb

Thank jennymar7
Reviewed 1 December 2016

After reviewing there prices and reducing all on wines beer spirits also menus we ventured in.Obviosly word had got round as they were very busy.For £9.95 we had a superb meal,sea bass,and roast beef both came with ample to eat and very hot.All though we...More

Thank Jennifer T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, British, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 19:00
18:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: High Street, Islip, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Oxfordshire  >  Islip
  • Phone Number: +44 1865 375367
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