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The Red Lion

Lion Hill | Stone Cross, Pevensey BN24 5EG, England
+44 1323 761468
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible8%
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Open Now
11:00 - 23:00 Hours
British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Lion Hill | Stone Cross, Pevensey BN24 5EG, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As we were due to attend a funeral nearby, we made a flying visit for lunch. Dont be misled by The Red Lion's modest decor; the food is fabulous. Good old pub grub, very generous portions and beautiful. We had fish & chips, the burger...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank K73QEjuliaf
Reviewed 11 December 2018

I had fish, chips and peas from the set menu followed by sticky toffee pudding. It was cooked beautifully and is the biggest portion of fish and chips that I’ve ever been presented with. The battter was lovely and light and the chips large and...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Banomess
Reviewed 9 December 2018 via mobile

We've been meaning to try this place for ages, so glad we tried it. Im gluten free and had roast pork, my partner had roast beef. The portions were a good size, the food was presented well, service was good, ambience was warm and welcoming....More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank rosered65
Reviewed 13 November 2018

We went here on the off chance of getting a table as we were out and about. Plenty of room for us, very friendly staff, the Roast was delicious, well presented and plenty of it

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 703nicnic
Reviewed 11 November 2018 via mobile

Had the pleasure of going here with some friends for a meal found the staff very helpful and the food very nice 4 of us had the ribeye steak and 1 had the fish and chips, found the food very nice but felt was not...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank priceyEastbourne
Reviewed 5 November 2018 via mobile

Chance visit as we were visiting friends. This is a pub with restaurant. Pub was very busy, but restaurant was quite empty. Menu had about 10 mains choices, but relatively varied. Food was well presented and tasty. Staff were friendly. Good ecperience.

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Carol S
Reviewed 29 October 2018

We went in here on Sunday 28th October at just after 12.30pm for lunch. We were greeted by a lady who took us into a dining area to the left of the door we came in, it looked very nice inside this area. We were...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank whomewhy
Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

We come here every Sunday and sometimes in the week for lunch. Always great food, friendly staff. Great atmosphere. The food is great now it’s under new management, the food had gone downhill, but since it changed hands, they have a new chef and the...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank Michelle W
Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

Came In For a Sunday roast today as I have heard good things about the roasts . Mine was below a average , roasters slightly undercooked and tasted deep fried , pork was fatty and chewy , not a good cut of meat at all...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Leanneastridge
Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

My friends and I came here last month for dinner. The food was delicious and so reasonably priced. The staff are so friendly and couldn't be more helpful! It's an added bonus that it's dog friendly, fresh water and a little treat provided for our...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank KatieApple77
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18 February 2017|
Response from manager871 | Property representative |
Thank you for your question Brenda. I am glad that you saw a light and didn't miss us when you were passing. We have a sign up guiding people to our rear car park purely because I think many people do not know it is there... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Reservations, Full Bar, Validated Parking
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lion Hill | Stone Cross, Pevensey BN24 5EG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Pevensey
  • Phone Number: +44 1323 761468
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