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The Red Lion Brinkley

) #1 of 1 Restaurants in Brinkley ££ - £££ American, , British
High Street, Brinkley CB8 0RA, England
+44 1638 508707
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good21%
  • Average7%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Pub, British, Gastropub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
High Street, Brinkley CB8 0RA, England
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Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

We were invited here for a friend's wedding celebration,the food was amazing and well presented.The staff were a tentative and polite. They had a good range of beers.And most importantly as I have given up alcohol for lent a good range of alcohol free beers...More

Thank melt1973
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

We decided to have a pie & a pint night as our post wedding bash as we were married abroad and still wanted a get together with our friends and family. Maurice and Gwen did a fantastic job of arranging everything and made us all...More

Thank Steve G
Reviewed 12 March 2017

The red lion has undergone a considerable refit and redecoration since my previous visit. A group of six phoned to book lunch and were welcomed. two extra people turned up and the manager made great efforts to adapt the seating to accommodate the extra people....More

Thank geoff_grayton
Reviewed 9 February 2017 via mobile

The Red Lion is the standard that all country pubs should be striving to achieve. The landlord (Morris) could not be more welcoming and really makes you feel at home in this charming pub and that's before you even get to the food. The menu...More

1  Thank Rob Q
Reviewed 1 February 2017

Very welcoming with great food and very personal service. A bit quiet but it was January We will definitely be going back.

Thank David W
Reviewed 24 January 2017 via mobile

Have had several meals here now, the Sunday Brunch is a particular favourite and is very popular. The owners and the staff are very friendly and welcoming. Well worth a visit.

Thank Steve G
Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

me and a mate had a lovely sunday road here, beer was spot on and everything was lovely would defiantly return again.

Thank Dalan J
Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

Our first visit under the new team and the red lion has been transformed. The decor is clean, bright and rustic and would be lovely on a winter evening Food was tasty and generous portions. The chefs know their ingredients and it deliver great flavours....More

Thank chappers1uk
Reviewed 7 August 2016

We had an excellent meal at the Red Lion today with very attentive service and great food. The menu has something for everyone, including a brunch snack for smaller appetites. Will definitely be returning!

1  Thank tessaneyle
Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

This pub is as local as we can get from our village and since it changed hands we've been back three times. Each time we're looking for a fuss free evening meal together to save me cooking or driving into Cambridge which we most often...More

Thank agoodwin00
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
10:30 - 16:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: High Street, Brinkley CB8 0RA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cambridgeshire  >  Brinkley
  • Phone Number: +44 1638 508707
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Locally owned village pub (free house) open for lunch, dinner and Sunday brunch. 100% made from scratch food in our bar and restaurant. Very large outside garden for the summer, roaring fires inside for the winter.
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