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The origin of The White Lion is mysterious as little historical information is available. However it is at least 150 years old and was possibly a pub of the old Weller's Brewery of Amersham, but whether it was the White Lion Road or the pub that was named first we don't know.
US$11 - US$16
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Diner, Gastropub, Bar, British, Pub
Takeout, Television, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Parking Available, Free off-street parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 11 December 2020

Served by someone who honesty did not have a clue what they were doing. Did not know what drinks were available, what food was available, and printed the wrong bill. How embarrassing- people are competing for jobs at the moment and what with there being...More

Date of visit: December 2020
Reviewed 1 October 2020

Service; wonderful; the young man who served us was friendly and prompt. Food; the tomato and basil soup was delicious although the bread was on the stale side. Drink; the coffee was awful! No taste whatsoever! The real downer for me; the cuttlery was plastic!...More

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 7 September 2020

My wife booked a table over the phone for us & our 2 kids to come & eat during the eat out to help out 50% period. She was told on the phone that it will be very busy but to dont worry just say...More

Date of visit: August 2020
Reviewed 1 September 2020 via mobile

Sandwiches are often never spoke about. Let’s change that 🤓 I’ve just had an amazing Hand and Cheese toastie. It may sound simple but that’s OK What you may not realise is that it still takes effort to do it right and right does not...More

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 31 August 2020

What a wonderful find! Food amazing service very friendly. Good COVID-19 ruling in place super organised and easy to follow. Nice new local for us!

Date of visit: August 2020
Reviewed 30 August 2020

booked a table with a view of the screen to watch the football 3 days in advance. All confirmed up. On the day we were told they dont do bookings and we didnt have a table despite having a confirmation email. Confusing. Ordered food and...More

Date of visit: August 2020
Reviewed 28 August 2020 via mobile

The food wasn’t that great we had to keep asking for things the pizza didn’t have enough cheese on top most of it was tomato sauce, sausages and mash was good but it didn’t come with onion rings when we asked they come out with...More

Date of visit: August 2020
Reviewed 28 August 2020 via mobile

Me, my husband and a few friends came in To the white Lion pub for a meal earlier in the week to enjoy the 50% off scheme that the pub is doing. We ordered at the bar from the lovely young lady on the bar...More

Date of visit: August 2020
Reviewed 21 August 2020

I'f you haven't tried the vegan burger yet, may I say that you are missing out. Don't let the word vegan scare you, this burger is full of flavor and will leave you feeling thoroughly satisfied and I highly recommend you try it on your...More

Date of visit: August 2020
Reviewed 12 August 2020 via mobile

Come here if you’d like: Going to order at the bar for everything but most others getting served at their tables. Locals perhaps? Enjoying the choice language from a family of chavs who come near you when you have just started eating. You have been...More

Date of visit: August 2020
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Peta W
1 January 2018|
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Response from hannahr641 | Property representative |
Hi Peta, We are indeed dog friendly. You are more than welcome to bring your dog in to any area of the Pub, but of course we do ask for you to be mindful of other guests. Looking forward to seeing you soon! Kind... More
13 September 2017|
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Response from Kaybry2016 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, they don't update there website so you can try the fb page for more details or give them a ring. I would ask for Hannah as she is the Manager as the rest are not really that knowledgeable.
24 August 2017|
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Response from thewhitelionamersham | Property representative |
Hi Dipsy_UK, If you could send me an email address I can email you over our menu. We will indeed be serving food on Bank Holiday Monday, usual opening hours of 12pm - 9pm. Looking forward to seeing you! Kind... More
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Frequently Asked Questions about The White Lion
    Does The White Lion offer takeaway?
    Yes, The White Lion offers takeaway services.
    Does The White Lion offer delivery?
    Yes, The White Lion offers delivery services.
    How is The White Lion rated?
    The White Lion is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 4
    • Service: 4
    • Value: 4
    • Atmosphere: 4